public transport

More people get cars in Krishnagiri, thanks to Covid

The pandemic instilled fear among the people about using public transportation. So car registration increased to 2,226 cars in 2021, says Hosur Regional Transport Officer KS Duraisamy.

published on : 17th January 2022

Overcrowding fix? Tamil Nadu plans to rebuild over 1,400 buses

This move comes after, in February this year, the government  had announced it would procure 12,000 new buses, including 2,000 electric buses.

published on : 15th December 2021

Now, reach your workplace at discounted rates via Kochi Metro

The move comes as a boon to the city residents, who often have to spend a significant amount of time wading through unpredictable traffic and congested roads if it wasn’t for the metro.

published on : 15th December 2021

First ropeway transit in Varanasi by 2023 to decongest ancient city's roads

Once completed the project will be the third such Public Transport Ropeway system in the world, after Bolivian capital La Paz and Mexican capital Mexico City.

published on : 24th November 2021

Public transport corridor in Bhubaneswar on cards

The corridor will be developed to reduce carbon footprint and promote non-motorised transport (NMT) as its mainstay for urban transport, said an official from the BSCL.

published on : 15th November 2021

Accelerating a green ‘drive’ for Kochi

Cochin International Airport Limited is all set to venture into the manufacturing of hydrogen-powered buses in Kochi.

published on : 2nd November 2021

Misplaced priorities of Kejriwal government

This is a case of publicity driven government priorities, which often end up in being misplaced and misdirected as far as the public good goes. 

published on : 25th October 2021

Shift public transport vehicles in NCR to CNG: Delhi to neighbouring states

If they don't do it, Delhi and the entire north India will have to bear the brunt of stubble burning this year too, Environment Minister Gopal Rai said.

published on : 23rd September 2021

New route for public transport in Delhi

The starting or termination point of Phat-Phat Sewa and Maxi cab services was on the HC Sen Marg near Phuwwara (fountain) Chowk.

published on : 12th August 2021

Boost for Chennai transport: MTC adds over 17 buses in 12 routes

The Metropolitan Transport Corporation recently resumed and introduced over 17 buses in 12 routes in Porur, Nanganallur and suburban areas of the city.

published on : 23rd July 2021

PTD employees demand PRC arrears of 2017

In response to the memorandum, the Minister assured of implementing the demands mentioned in the agreement at the earliest.

published on : 30th June 2021

Will new agency finally unify Chennai’s transport services?

“The authority was formed with the minister of transportation as chairman and a chief planner of the CMDA as member-secretary.

published on : 24th June 2021

Private bus operators still clueless about operations

Though the chief minister has announced that public transportation will be allowed partially from Thursday, private bus operators are yet to get clear instructions on conducting services.

published on : 17th June 2021

Public transport may restart in Bengaluru with curbs next week

Public transport, albeit with restrictions, is likely to restart in the second phase of the unlock period.

published on : 17th June 2021

New York transit system targeted by Chinese-linked hackers: Officials

Officials said in a statement that that agency received an alert from the FBI and other federal agencies saying three of its 18 computer systems were put at risk.

published on : 3rd June 2021
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