Mini Bus

  • 'Mini bus' services introduced in Chennai October 23, 2013

    In the first of its kind initiative, Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday launched 50 'small bus' services in Chennai to connect areas without transportation facilities to the nearest bus stands and railway stations. Such a facility, also called the 'mini bus' service, is already available in other parts of the state....
  • Assam: 28 people killed, 10 injured as a truck rams into 2 mini buses; driver on the run October 3, 2013

    At least 28 people, including 13 children, were killed and 10 others injured when the two mini buses they were travelling in were hit by a truck on National Highway 35 in lower Assam's Barpeta district in the wee hours on Thursday. The two buses were going one behind the other...
  • Jairam Ramesh gifts mini-bus to girl footballers August 10, 2013

    Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh on Friday gifted Rs ten lakh from his MPLAD funds to buy a mini-bus for the promising football playing girls of Ranchi for their spirited show in a tournament played in Spain. "As per the MPLAD rule, I can only spend Rs ten lakh from...
  • Kabul: Suicide bomber targets mini-bus, kills 9 September 18, 2012

    Kabul: A suicide bomber rammed a small sedan heavily laden with explosives into a mini-bus believed to be carrying foreign aviation workers to the airport in the Afghan capital early on Tuesday, killing at least nine people. Kabul police chief Gen Mohammad Ayub Salangi said the large explosion took place on...
  • 100 mini buses to ply on Chennai roads soon May 9, 2012

    CHENNAI: For the first time, 100 mini buses will be operated in the areas where transport facilities are not available so far. Transport Minister V Senthil Balaji announced this in the State Assembly while replying to the discussion on the demands for grants for his department in the State Assembly....