First-time buyers, festive season push car sales in September

First-time buyers, festive season push car sales in September

Oct 2, 2014

While car makers like Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai, Honda, Toyota and M&M reported good domestic sales others like Tata Motors, General Motors and Ford India reported decline in sales. via First-time buyers, festive season push car sales in September – The...

Decade-old road projects on Indo-China border to be prioritised

Decade-old road projects on Indo-China border to be prioritised

Oct 2, 2014

With few roads in high-altitude areas, patrolling is difficult and the border has become vulnerable to Chinese incursions.With few roads in high-altitude areas, patrolling is difficult and the border has become vulnerable to Chinese incursions.The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) is pushing for the speedy construction of roads along the border with China, that...

Daimler India looks to replicate trucks biz success in buses

Daimler India looks to replicate trucks biz success in buses

Oct 2, 2014

Global commercial vehicle major Daimler is looking to replicate the success of its trucks business in India in the bus segment as well with its new bus plant in the country slated to be operational by second half of next year. via Daimler India looks to replicate trucks biz success in buses | Business Standard...

Tyre stocks in demand; Ceat surges 10%

Tyre stocks in demand; Ceat surges 10%

Oct 2, 2014

Shares of tyre manufacturers have rallied by up to 10% in otherwise subdued market on hopes of higher margins due to falling rubber prices. via Tyre stocks in demand; Ceat surges 10% | Business Standard...

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...