Rash Driving

  • Depiction of rash driving should come with warnings: I&B June 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Following concerns expressed by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, the Information and Broadcasting ministry has advised media organisations that appropriate warnings should accompany any depiction of rash and negligent driving. The advisory comes days after senior BJP leader and Cabinet minister Gopinath Munde lost his life following...
  • Mumbai: Teenager mows down 3-year-old, arrested June 18, 2013

    Goregaon: A 3-year-old girl was run over and killed in Goregaon by a car allegedly being driven by a teenager. The incident took place on Monday night at suburban Goregaon near Hypercity mall. The minor, identified as Lado Gupta, was run over allegedly by the vehicle of Raunak Desai. 19-year-old Raunak,...
  • Justin Bieber's rash driving bothers neighbours May 29, 2013

    Los Angeles: Teen Pop sensation Justin Bieber's neighbours are infuriated by his reckless driving and are worried that he might hurt someone in the neighbourhood. Bieber's neighbours including former NFL stars Keyshawn Johnson and Eric Dickerson have criticised the 19-year-old singer for his dangerous driving, reported Aceshowbiz. Johnson's agent Jerome Stanley said,...
  • Aurangabad rash driving: 17-yr-old son of NCP MLA gets bail April 18, 2013

    Aurangabad: The 17-year-old son of a Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader, who was allegedly behind the wheel when his SUV killed a two-year-old child in in Aurangabad, has been granted bail. The teen was allegedly driving the car killing the two-year-old was killed, injuring another five-year-old, her father and uncle. The...
  • Mumbai: 2 constables injured after being run over by a BMW car April 8, 2013

    Mumbai: Two constables have been injured after a BMW car ran over them late on Sunday night. The incident took place around 1:45 am near a check-point at Peddar Road in Mumbai. The police claim that the car refused to stop and ran over the cops and also hit another...
  • Mumbai: Jumping signals is what BEST drivers do best August 11, 2012

    Mumbai: Driving through the city in a daredevil manner seems to be the order of the day, and a vast majority of motorists think nothing of breaking every traffic signal along the way. In a metropolis like Mumbai where nearly 19 lakh vehicles ply on the roads, bus drivers of...
  • Mumbai: Speeding car hits three, one dead July 18, 2012

    Mumbai: A 74-year-old man died and two constables were injured after a speeding car hit them at Mumbai's Marine drive on Wednesday morning. The car has been seized and the driver has been booked for rash and negligent driving. The driver is believed to be a 22-year-old student. ...
  • Gurgaon hit-and-run case: court orders ID parade May 16, 2012

    Gurgaon: A Gurgaon court has allowed the police to conduct an identification parade of the main suspect Suraj Sherawat in the BMW hit-and-run case. The 21-year-old, who surrendered on Tuesday, is currently out on bail. The BMW owned by Suraj's father had mowed down a pregnant woman and her driver...
  • John Abraham rash driving case adjourned February 18, 2012

    Mumbai: A Mumbai Sessions Court adjourned a rash and negligent driving case involving actor John Abraham to March 9. On April 6, 2006 John's motorcycle had skidded and crashed into two youngsters. In 2010, a Magistrate court had sentenced him to 15 days of simple imprisonment, which John challenged in...
  • Rich and reckless drivers in Mumbai a menace April 19, 2011

    A teenager was killed and three people were injured after a speeding car flipped over the divider. ...
  • Mumbai's rich and reckless drivers a menace April 19, 2011

    Mumbai: On Tuesday, Mumbai woke up to news of yet another deadly road accident at the city's Peddar Road area, where a speeding Honda City flipped over the divider. A 16-year-old girl, one of the car's four occupants, was killed. The speeding car went on to crash into three other...
  • Mercedes rash driving case: Driver gets bail September 15, 2010

    Pune: 22-year-old Aditi Jagtap, who was in police custody for ramming her Mercedes into at least 15 vehicles and injuring six civilians in the process, was given bail from Pune cantonment court. Aditi is the daughter of a reputed cardiologist. The incident happened on the Kondwa Road here in Pune on Tuesday...
  • Rash driving kills 3, accused held April 27, 2010

    A 11-year-old boy was killed and two other kids seriously injured when they were run over by an SUV in the Mumbai suburb of Kurla. The SUV was driven by Ahmed Khan, a 19-year-old scrap dealer. The accident happened when he was putting it into reverse. ...
  • Delhi: Woman roughed up for advising youth to drive slow August 24, 2009

    New Delhi: Giving advice to a 22-year-old man to drive slowly turned into a nightmare for an elderly woman, as she was beaten and dragged by her neck some distance by the angry motorist in the national Capital. Kiran Anand, 57, was riding pillion with her daughter, Aneesha on a two-wheeler,...
  • The ‘high’ effect leads to high speed driving September 5, 2008

    New Delhi: Is it the speed, or is it the alcohol or just the liberating effect of liquor that's driving these people on the wrong side of the law? ...
  • Drunken driving accident claims four lives in Chennai June 19, 2008

    Chennai: A senior business executive, his wife, son and their driver died when a drunk car driver rammed his car into their's on the East Coast Road near Chennai on Tuesday evening. Ravinder Kulkarni, a senior executive with Tata Consultancy Services, his wife and his 17-year-old son were travelling from...
  • Mumbai cops want to do away with rash driving ads March 31, 2008

    Mumbai: John Abraham can certainly make his bike look like butter in his hands, however, these stunts on television which never fail catch the eye, can cause serious problems. “It feels great to fly high in the clouds,” says an avid biker Zubin Patel. 34-year-old Zubin Patel who was once an avid...
  • Mumbai cops to put brakes on TV ads depicting rash driving March 11, 2008

    Mumbai: After seeing an increase in the number of accidents involving two wheelers, Mumbai's traffic police have decided to put the brakes on television advertisements depicting rash driving. Daredevilry and stunts on television advertisements may catch the eye, and certainly make those long commercial breaks a tad more interesting, but...
  • Road rage hits new high in Mumbai April 13, 2007

    Mumbai: Mumbai has seen a number of hit and run cases. Here's a look back at some of them. September 28, 2002: It was a quiet night at Hill Road in Bandra until actor Salman Khan drove his Land Cruiser over sleeping pavement dwellers outside the American Express Bakery. One bakery...