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“Boosting private investment in the Indian railways” by Nitin Sarin

Posted by on Sep 15, 2014

Rarely do you find a transportation system in the world, which can boast about transporting a massive 23 million persons in a single day: The Indian Railways is one such system....

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Articles

Tata Motors to launch a slew of new platforms

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014

Tata Motors is all set to regain the market share they have steadily lost to foreign auto majors. The slowing economy did not help Tata either; the company plans to launch close to...

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Reports

Indian Railways going green

Posted by on Aug 5, 2014

The IROAL has proposed a solar energy project to meet the internal needs of Indian Railways. It is expected that this project would be underway in a few months. Opting for...

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News

Doctors to Turn Road Safety Instructors

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014

KOCHI: If your doctor suddenly starts asking you questions, mainly on road safety, such as do you wear helmet while riding bike?, do you follow the road rules while driving? and do...

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Doctors to Turn Road Safety Instructors

Doctors to Turn Road Safety Instructors

Oct 1, 2014

KOCHI: If your doctor suddenly starts asking you questions, mainly on road safety, such as do you wear helmet while riding bike?, do you follow the road rules while driving? and do you like rash driving?, don’t get upset! Indian Medical Association’s Cochin chapter is planning to spread road awareness message to their patients. via Doctors to Turn Road Safety...

Chennai Corporation’s new policy aims at zero pedestrian fatalities

Chennai Corporation’s new policy aims at zero pedestrian fatalities

Oct 1, 2014

  The Chennai Corporation Council on Tuesday approved a non-motorised transport (NMT) policy to promote walking, cycling, cycle rickshaws, pushcarts and other forms of mobility powered by humans. via Chennai Corporation’s new policy aims at zero pedestrian fatalities – The...

Tata Motors outperforms peers on upgrade by brokerages

Tata Motors outperforms peers on upgrade by brokerages

Sep 30, 2014

MUMBAI: Shares of Tata Motors, India’s largest heavy and passenger vehicles maker, have been in an upward trajectory for the past one week. via Tata Motors outperforms peers on upgrade by brokerages – The Economic...

Nissan eyes high-end market, to drive in Infiniti, GT-R sports car

Nissan eyes high-end market, to drive in Infiniti, GT-R sports car

Sep 30, 2014

New Delhi: Nissan Motor Co. will launch its premium brand Infiniti and sports car GT-R, build a compact sports utility vehicle (SUV), and strengthen the Datsun brand as part of its India plans, an executive in the company’s global leadership team said. via Nissan eyes high-end market, to drive in Infiniti, GT-R sports car –...

China succumbs to India, stops road construction work

China succumbs to India, stops road construction work

Sep 30, 2014

Finally China has stopped construction work on a road in the Chumar area, 250-km from south-east of Leh. It was one of the conditions put forth by India before the two sides decided to pull out troops from Actual-Line-of- Control (ALC). via China succumbs to India, stops road construction work – Hindustan...

JDA razes 20 houses for ring road construction

JDA razes 20 houses for ring road construction

Sep 29, 2014

JAIPUR: Jaipur Development Authority’s JCB machines demolished 20 houses on Saturday that were falling in the way to ring road construction. The officials speeded up work on Saturday by deploying more teams and machines. via JDA razes 20 houses for ring road construction – The Times of...

City’s new development plan to be transport-centric

City’s new development plan to be transport-centric

Sep 29, 2014

SURAT: Surat Urban Development Authority (SUDA) will adopt a transport-oriented pattern for its new development plan and promote taller buildings. The development plan would be chalked out keeping in focus the geographical location of the city. It would permit higher floor space index (FSI) in some places to facilitate vertical development as mass transport...

Czech carmaker Skoda Auto shifts focus to big cars in India

Czech carmaker Skoda Auto shifts focus to big cars in India

Sep 26, 2014

NEW DELHI: Czech carmaker Skoda Auto will concentrate on selling big cars in India and has ruled out plans to introduce its new compact models in this market, blaming uncertain business environment and policies of the country. via Czech carmaker Skoda Auto shifts focus to big cars in India – The Economic...