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Covid19 lockdown may cost Rs 7-8 lakh cr to Indian economy

The rapid spread of COVID-19 has not only disrupted the global economy but also triggered a partial shutdown in many parts of India

13 Apr 2020 6:16 PM

Kolkata and the popular imagination

Being an intercity specialist, Savaari’s chauffeurs are trained specifically for long distance journeys

31 Mar 2020 5:29 PM

No need to ban petrol, diesel vehicles; EVs picking up momentum naturally: Gadkari

If we run vehicles on electricity, it would be like cost of Rs 15 per litre of diesel, said Union Minister Nitin Gadkari.

23 Sep 2019 6:27 PM

‘Unable to understand Opposition,’ says Nitin Gadkari after transport strike to new Motor Vehicle Act

The Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act, 2019, which provides for heavy penalties for traffic rule violations, came into force from September 1.

20 Sep 2019 11:54 AM

Chaos in Hong Kong as protesters disrupt metro services

MTR (Mass Transit Rail), city's metro system, announced delay in services due to protest, urged commuters to allow more time for the trip.

30 Jul 2019 1:32 PM


How has the logistics and transport industry changed over the years with technology?

Transport and logistics industry is the one of the leading segments investing heavily in IoT.

27 Jun 2019 1:40 PM

Storm is coming: Firms brace for transport disruption post shipping shakeup

World's 2 biggest container shipping lines - Denmark's Maersk and MSC - say they face annual extra costs of over USD 2 bn each.

25 Jun 2019 2:31 PM

Scrap dynamic pricing for flight tickets, says panel

The source said that some members flagged concerns about rise in air ticket prices during the recent Kerala floods this month.

31 Aug 2018 4:51 AM

Historians name 2 Indian Ocean 19th century shipwrecks

The museum’s examination of the images of the scattered remnants found it was possibly the brig W. Gordon or the barque Magdala.

04 May 2018 8:34 AM

Adani forays into road infra, wins Rs 1,140 crore road project

The group's flagship firm Adani Enterprises Ltd (AEL) has been exploring opportunities in the sector.

04 Apr 2018 7:54 PM


E-way bill rollout successful; no glitch so far: Govt

The re-introduction of the e-way bill system for GST has been smooth with no technical glitches.

02 Apr 2018 6:42 PM

Inter-state e-way bill rolled out; only Karnataka to launch intra-state

Nationwide electronic or e-way bill system for inter-state movement of goods has been rolled out today.

01 Apr 2018 3:22 PM

Google Maps will soon remind you to wake up and get off the bus

The app will soon guide the user through every step during a public transport ride, including to tell you when it’s time to get off.

10 Dec 2017 12:46 PM

New biofuel policy in the works, eyes Rs 1 lakh crore investment

Use of biofuel extracted from non-edible oils will help meet target of reducing imports by 10 per cent by 2022.

10 Aug 2017 6:26 PM

New washing machine developed by student could save the world

Student discovers a simple trick to slash the weight of washing machines, making them environment-friendly.

07 Aug 2017 10:39 AM


Post Gulf crisis, Qatar gets 5 planes, 3 shiploads of food from Iran

Iran has urged Qatar and neighbouring Gulf countries to engage in dialogue to resolve their dispute.

12 Jun 2017 8:09 AM

Mahindra to Tesla's Musk: Make e-vehicles in India

Elon Musk, who is Tesla chief executive, had earlier lauded India's vision 2030 for electric vehicles.

03 Jun 2017 11:19 AM

Liquor ban: Raote unhappy over denotification of highways

SC order prompts three municipal corporations in Maharashtra to pass resolutions seeking denotification of highways, to avoid the ban.

18 Apr 2017 12:40 PM

First bio-gas bus in Kolkata with flat Re 1 fare

All buses will have a flat fare of Re 1 irrespective of the distance, even in excess of 40 km.

02 Apr 2017 5:57 PM

Thane: 36-year-old receives heart of brain dead Surat man

The donor heart was transported in a chopper in 2.02 hrs from Surat covering a distance of 278 kms.

12 Feb 2017 8:29 PM