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Government plans coal transportation in covered trucks, rail wagons

Rail wagons and trucks ferry coal from mines in states like Chattisgarh and Jharkhand in eastern India, or ports like Mormugao in Goa on the west to consumption centres, polluting the areas en route.

published on : 21st November 2017

Cops intensify search for sand contractor who abused Dalits

Police have intensified the search for the sand transporter accused of ill-treating two Dalits at Abhagapatnam in Naveepet mandal in Nizamabad district about two months ago.

published on : 21st November 2017

BMTC to pay 100 times the penalty it levied on hapless commuter

Woman was issued daily pass for Friday instead of Saturday by conductor, but BMTC officials later fault her, drag her out of the bus and penalise her.

published on : 21st November 2017

Government assures BMS to set up Transport Workers Welfare Board

Nitin Gadkari assured a 11-member delegation of Bhartiya Mazdoor Sangh to initiate constitution of a 'Transport Workers Welfare Board' at the earliest to look into the welfare of the workers.

published on : 21st November 2017

Kerala Transport Ministry is jinxed; only 1 in 36 ministers completed full term

With the resignation of Thomas Chandy, it looks like there is a jinx attached to the Transport portfolio in Kerala government as no minister other than R Balakrishna Pillai completed full term.

published on : 16th November 2017

Another top move to drive away KSRTC’s confidence

The Transport Minister portfolio has once again been proved unlucky with the exit of Thomas Chandy.

published on : 16th November 2017

No truth in allegations, will move apex court: Thomas Chandy

The high court had earlier dismissed Chandy's plea to quash an inquiry report that indicted him in connection with the land grab allegations

published on : 15th November 2017

Delhi air pollution: Transport Minister Gahlot urges Lt. Governor to reconsider parking charges' hike

In his letter to Baijal yesterday, the minister pointed out that due to the hike, people are likely to use their own vehicles instead of parking them at Metro stations and using public transport.

published on : 15th November 2017

Kerala transport minister Thomas Chandy quits, but will he be taken back if 'cleared' of land encroachment charges?

The resignation comes a day after the Kerala High Court dismissed Chandy's petition challenging a report of the Alappuzha district collector on alleged encroachments by a company in which he has stake

published on : 15th November 2017

Kerala High Court dismisses Minister Thomas Chandy's petition to quash land grab allegation report

The state transport minister had filed the petition for quashing the Alappuzha district collector's report which alleged large-scale land grab by him to build a plush resort.

published on : 14th November 2017

Congress red-faced, Party MP Vivek Tankha to represent Thomas Chandy in Kerala High Court

Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP Vivek Tankha will represent transport minister Thomas Chandy in the high court leaving the Congress embarrassed as they had been conducting campaigns against him.

published on : 13th November 2017

Telangana government mulls monorail in Hyderabad's IT corridor

The Telangana government is contemplating to introduce monorail transport system in the city's IT corridor to improve traffic movement, a senior official has said.

published on : 11th November 2017

Mumbai BEST goes green, introduces electric, emission-free buses

The buses cost Rs. 1.61 crore each, which is more than double the price of regular buses and have a seating capacity of 30 people. 

published on : 11th November 2017

Sexual harassment case against Institute of Road Transport dean: HC directs institute to form probe panel

The Madras High Court today directed the Institute of Road Transport (IRT) at Taramani to set up an independent committee to probe the allegations of sexual harassment against the dean of IRT.

published on : 10th November 2017

Sri Lanka new emission checks to hit tuk-tuk imports

The South Asian country will follow the environmentally-friendly Euro 4 emissions standard as adopted by European nations.

published on : 10th November 2017
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