Traffic Jam

  • Unseasonal rains in Delhi, still more to come, says Met 11-03-2014 10:33 AM

    In the past two days, Delhi has seen continuous unexpected rains, leading to heavy traffic jams, bumper to bumper traffic at various roads. ...
  • No respite from potholes as rains lash Bangalore 19-09-2013 08:01 PM

    In one month's time, scientists from Bangalore will be sending up a rocket to Mars, but civic authorities in the city have failed to get the technology to asphalt the roads in the city. The roads are marked with tremendous traffic jams as water continues to pile up on the...
  • Heavy rains, waterlogging in Delhi leave commuters stranded during wee hours 22-08-2013 11:21 AM

    It was a wet Thursday morning in the capital as parts of the city were lashed by heavy rains, reducing traffic to a crawl. Many commuters were seen stranded on their way to work. The city received a total of 3.7 mm of rainfall from 8.30 am on Wednesday to...
  • Heavy downpour in Delhi hits traffic, Met predicts rains till Saturday 16-08-2013 10:48 AM

    The national capital witnessed heavy rain on Friday morning, with the minimum temperature settling a notch below average for this time of year at 24.5 degrees Celsius. The Met department has forecast rain till Saturday morning. Rain started at 8 am on Friday, causing peak-hour commuters to get stranded in...
  • Rains lash Delhi, NCR again; waterlogging, traffic jams in many areas 22-07-2013 04:10 PM

    Heavy rains continued to lash New Delhi and NCR on Monday with waterlogging reported in many areas. The city still remains wary after torrential rain crippled the capital two days ago. ...
  • Heavy rains lash Delhi, NCR again, waterlogging at several places 22-07-2013 12:03 PM

    New Delhi: Heavy rains continued to lash New Delhi and NCR on Monday with water-logging reported in many areas. Traffic jams have been reported at Nizamudin bridge, Ashram, Mathura road, near Pragati Maidan, Kalindi Kunj, ITO. The city is still recovering from the aftermath of the torrential rain that has...
  • Delhi: A day after rains exposed civic agencies' unpreparedness, blame game begins 21-07-2013 08:06 PM

    New Delhi: Just two hours of rain were enough to paralyse the National Capital on Saturday. Drain overflowed, roads were flooded, traffic thrown out gear and homes inundated after the national capital received the heaviest rainfall in 10 years. Traffic was thrown aout of gear as people were stuck in...
  • Heavy rains pound Delhi, Mumbai, AP, Karnataka 20-07-2013 02:58 PM

    New Delhi: Heavy rainfall lashed the national capital on Saturday, flooding almost all arterial roads in the city and throwing traffic out of gear. Throughout the city, streets were flooded as drains overflowed and rain beat down with intensity. Heavy showers continued for the second day in Mumbai. Vehicular movement...
  • Meet Anita Lobo, Mumbai's only woman volunteer traffic warden 28-05-2013 09:36 AM

    Mumbai: Anita Lobo, Mumbai's only female traffic warden, has been a familiar sight on city streets for the past 15 years. It is a position she has taken up voluntarily for no remuneration. Lobo has been appointed by the Mumbai Police to bolster its ranks, though not on its rolls....
  • LA avoids feared 'Carmageddon' traffic jam 17-07-2011 09:39 AM

    Los Angeles: Southern Californians were making the ultimate sacrifice on Saturday to avoid the dreaded 'Carmageddon' - leaving their cars in the garage. Unusually light traffic flowed freely through the nation's second-largest city despite fears of epic traffic jams spawned by the 53-hour shutdown of a 10-mile stretch of one...
  • 'Carmageddon': Los Angeles freeway shuts down 16-07-2011 05:39 PM

    Los Angeles: A 10-mile stretch of one of the nation's busiest freeways has turned into a virtual ghost road. Ramps to the normally clogged Interstate 405 began shutting down on Friday evening before the entire roadway was closed at midnight, setting the stage for a 53-hour construction project that will...
  • Pallavi Joshi all set for her comeback 04-04-2011 05:28 PM

    Actress Pallavi Joshi, who was last seen in Marathi film Rita in 2009, is ready for her comeback with her husband's directorial venture. She says she missed being an actor and was extremely nervous while shooting for Buddha in a Traffic Jam. "I benefited in more ways than one by...
  • ISB students get into reel business 21-03-2011 09:51 AM

    New Delhi: 'Buddha in a traffic jam' is an unlikely title for a film but what's even more interesting are its producers. The film is being produced by a group of students from Hyderbad's Indian School of business and is being shot in the campus itself. Film making is like...
  • Vivek Agnihotri's next called 'Buddha in a Traffic Jam' 17-03-2011 01:33 PM

    Director Vivek Agnihotri has finally decided upon the title for his third directorial venture. The film will be called Buddha in a Traffic Jam and he says he is reinventing himself with the movie. Veteran actor Anupam Kher has a prominent role in the film, which is being co-produced by...
  • Prime Minister's security claims life again? 20-12-2010 07:49 AM

    New Delhi: A man allegedly died of a heart attack after being stuck in traffic in the national Capital. His family says Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s convoy delayed his reaching hospital at Rajghat. Security for politicians claimed another life in the National Capital. The victim, Anil Jain's family has blamed...
  • Smooth ride for Delhiites on Day 1 of CWG lanes 27-09-2010 08:38 PM

    New Delhi: Monday was the first day of exclusive Commonwealth Games lanes, but Delhiites bracing for the worst had a surprisingly decent ride with no major traffic jams. Delhiites woke up to a Monday morning getting the first taste of restrictions on the streets ahead of the Commonwealth Games. First...
  • Rains bring Bangalore to a halt; kill 17 in J&K 25-09-2010 11:24 AM

    Bangalore/Rajouri: A heavy downpour brought life to a standstill in Bangalore on Friday and claimed the lives of 17 people at Rajouri in Jammu and Kashmir. Massive traffic jams and waterlogging was reported in various parts of Bangalore, which just can’t handle the heavy rains. The infrastructure is pathetic and...
  • Rains cause Yamuna to cross the danger mark 21-08-2010 01:25 PM

    New Delhi: Incessant rains since early Saturday morning continue to wreck havoc in Delhi. Threat of a flood looms large along Yamuna as the overnight rains have caused the river to rise above the danger mark of 204 metres after 2 lakh cusecs of water was released from Hathnikund barrage...
  • Delhi faces waterlogging, traffic jams after rains 19-08-2010 05:55 PM

    The capital was yet again waterlogged on Thursday following heavy rains. Most people struggled to get to work on time and as office hour came to an end, it looked like another mad rush. Waterlogging has been reported from many roads in the capital. Commonwealth Games stadia including the Nehru...
  • Heavy rains lash Delhi, results in water logging 11-08-2010 07:41 PM

    New Delhi: Heavy rains lashed Delhi and surrounding areas on Wednesday afternoon leading to water logging and traffic snarls in many places. Traffic was slow in many places in south Delhi from Kalkaji to Okhla. Water logging was reported from Mathura Road and near Talkakora Stadium. The debris laying around...
  • B'loreans switch to bus to beat traffic woes 05-08-2010 04:07 PM

    More and more residents of Bangalore now travelling to office by bus on fourth day of every month. ...
  • Debris causing waterlogging: Delhi CM 13-07-2010 11:27 PM

    Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit says all of the construction debris lying in the city will be removed by August 10. ...
  • Mumbai Sea Link: Chaos on Day 1 01-07-2009 11:35 AM

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  • Bangalore cops guide city traffic through Internet 29-06-2008 05:40 PM

    London: Somerset's wicketkeeper-batsman Jos Butler has been awarded an incremental contract for 2011-12 by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB). This award reflects the contribution Jos has made this year in the shorter formats of the game for England and we congratulate him on his achievement, said national selector...