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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

Mahindra Logistics joins hands with Indian Vehicle Carriers

Posted by on Nov 20, 2014

Mahindra Logistics signs a pact with Indian Vehicle Carriers to form 2 x 2 Logistics and offer ‘OEMs global standards of service and technology.’ The Mahindra subsidiary has been...

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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

Mahindra Logistics joins hands with Indian Vehicle Carriers

Posted by on Nov 20, 2014

Mahindra Logistics signs a pact with Indian Vehicle Carriers to form 2 x 2 Logistics and offer ‘OEMs global standards of service and technology.’ The Mahindra subsidiary has been...

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Exclusive: Struggling in India, Toyota asks Daihatsu minicar unit to help

Exclusive: Struggling in India, Toyota asks Daihatsu minicar unit to help

Nov 7, 2014

(Reuters) – Toyota Motor Corp is struggling to crack the affordable end of India’s car market and has called on mini-car affiliate Daihatsu for help – a tacit admission that the Japanese autos giant doesn’t always get it right in emerging markets. via Exclusive: Struggling in India, Toyota asks Daihatsu minicar unit to help –...

Government planning CCTV surveillance at traffic signals across India

Government planning CCTV surveillance at traffic signals across India

Nov 6, 2014

New Delhi: In a sensible move, the central government is set to fix CCTV cameras at most of the traffic signals across India. via Government planning CCTV surveillance at traffic signals across...

Car Sales in India – Gainers & Losers of October 2014

Car Sales in India – Gainers & Losers of October 2014

Nov 6, 2014

Festival season failed to bring cheer to car makers, as major players including Maruti Suzuki India, Hyundai and Mahindra were unable to register significant sales growth during the month, which otherwise has been one of the best periods for vehicle sales in the country. via Car Sales in India – Gainers & Losers of October 2014 –...

Fuel Efficiency – The Need Of The Hour

Fuel Efficiency – The Need Of The Hour

Nov 6, 2014

With the depletion of fossil fuels and their rising prices, fuel efficient cars are the need of the hour. What are the vehicle companies doing to meet this emerging demand? How can the individual, at a personal level, help contribute?   It wouldn’t be wrong to say that we live in rather precarious times. Humanity is at a stage where the balance can...

Indian market is top priority for JK Tyre

Indian market is top priority for JK Tyre

Nov 5, 2014

JK Tyre is looking to make its presence felt in low-cost markets through acquisitions and mergers. The Indian company is also expanding the production capacity in its Chennai plant. With the market moving towards radials, JK Tyre, who first manufactured radial tyres in India in 1977, is likely to reap the benefits.   JK Tyre was the first Indian company to...

Diesel price cuts not easing freight rates

Diesel price cuts not easing freight rates

Nov 4, 2014

NEW DELHI: Despite reduction in diesel prices twice totaling Rs 5.62 per litre in a span of 15 days, the truck rental/freight on trunk routes have not moderated. via Diesel price cuts not easing freight rates – The Times of...

Indian car sales still stuck in slow lane

Indian car sales still stuck in slow lane

Nov 4, 2014

A week after Diwali, the Hindu festival of light in India, streamers still hang from the ceiling of a small Maruti Suzuki showroom in the south of Mumbai. Sales usually rocket in the festive season but this year business has been disappointing. via Indian car sales still stuck in slow lane –...

Maruti revamps Alto car to counter slow India recovery

Maruti revamps Alto car to counter slow India recovery

Nov 4, 2014

(Reuters) – Maruti Suzuki, which sells almost one in two cars in India, is betting a new version of its bestselling model will help it retain a stranglehold on the budget market, even as it courts wealthier buyers to fend off a slowdown in sales. via Maruti revamps Alto car to counter slow India recovery |...