How ignorance, arrogance, more than potholes, kill bikers in TN

The other day, a superbike with three youngsters, none with a helmet, raced past me near Anna Nagar.

published on : 23rd January 2023

Budget 2023: International Road Federation seeks removal of GST on helmets

It has been noticed that most of the two-wheeler riders fall in economically weaker and lower-income groups and prefer to purchase helmets which are cheaper and inferior in quality.

published on : 19th January 2023

Canada: Sikh woman in Ontario creates turban-friendly helmet for her kids

Tina Singh, an occupational therapist who has worked with patients with acquired brain injuries understood how important it was to have a well-fitting bicycle helmet.

published on : 13th January 2023

Couple with ill kid stopped by cops for not wearing helmet in Karnataka

Abhishek then asked his wife to sit on the pavement with the baby and wait for him until he arranged the money.

published on : 4th November 2022

Pondy makes it mandatory for government employees to wear helmets while riding two-wheelers

The police have also warned of imposition of Rs 1,000 fine under section 49D and also disqualification of licence for three months for first offence.

published on : 9th October 2022

Now, a helmet that safeguards against pollution

The helmet has a system set at the back that picks up all particulate matter coming from outside and cleans the air before it reaches the biker.

published on : 23rd August 2022

Special drive against helmetless riders on highways in Odisha from August 16

In an attempt to reduce number of deaths due to road accidents, the State Transport Authority (STA) has planned to launch a two-week-long special drive against helmetless riding in Odisha.

published on : 9th August 2022

UN official praises Indian peacekeepers for thwarting attack in Congo 

India is the second-highest military (1,888) and fifth-highest (139) police-contributing country to the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

published on : 27th May 2022

2k pillion riders booked in Chennai for not wearing helmet

Sources in the city police said drive would continue till 100% compliance is achieved  

published on : 24th May 2022

Helmet for pillion riders: Crackdown begins today

The city traffic police will be strictly implementing the helmet rule on motorcycle riders and the pillion riders from Monday.

published on : 23rd May 2022

No ration, no drink as Karur tightens helmet rule

Officials, who ride two-wheelers to government offices without wearing helmets, will be marked absent, says a circular issued by collector Dr T Prabhushankar.

published on : 15th April 2022

Collector, MLAs flower-ready to fight helmet-less riders

The incident had irked the public and social activists alike. Vellore resident Ganesh said the top district officer and public representatives had humiliated the motorists.

published on : 17th March 2022

Bihar man distributes 49,000 helmets worth Rs 2 crore after friend dies in road mishap

When Kumar faced the fund crunch for the free distribution of helmets, he sold his 3 bighas of ancestral land and a house in Greater Noida.

published on : 7th September 2021

Death toll rises to 112 in bomb attack on Syria evacuees; 68 children among the dead

Earlier this month, at least 89 people were killed in a chemical attack as children foaming at the mouth and adults gasping for last breath.

published on : 16th April 2017