Driving Licence

  • Procedure to get driving licences to be simplified, Centre likely to curtail RTOs' role: sources August 19, 2014

    New Delhi: In a good news for those wanting to get their driving licences made, the Central government is likely to simplify procedures for getting the licences. The government is planning to bring changes to the Motor Vehicle Act. According to sources, the Transport Ministry is trying to redefine the...
  • No driving licence, passport for molesters in MP November 20, 2012

    Gwalior: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that those indulging in molestation and sexual harassment will not be get driving licence, passport and other government facilities. The step is being taken to control the menace in the state, Chouhan said during a function at the Gwalior trade...
  • UK: Woman takes 58 years to get driving licence April 25, 2012

    London: A 16-year-old British girl thought of hitting the road with a licence within a few months of learning to drive. But little did she think that she was actually destined to get it after 58 years. The 74-year-old Valerie Christie, from Carlisle county, has finally passed her driving test for...
  • Mumbai: RTO opens two hours earlier for Sachin December 6, 2011

    New Delhi: If cricket is a religion in India, then Sachin Tendulkar would be God. And it appears that officials -- be it civic body or otherwise -- are ready to go an extra mile to please the God of cricket. After officials tried to waive the tax on the...
  • Mumbai: Driving licence no longer an address proof November 23, 2011

    Mumbai: The next time you think you can whip out your driving licence when asked for proof of residence, think again. According to a new circular issued yesterday by Chief Secretary Ratnakar Gaikwad, the driving licence should no longer be accepted as valid proof of residence. Gaikwad in the circular...
  • CJ: Can the hearing impaired not drive? February 16, 2011

    Hearing impaired Rajat Sachdeva took the driving test but was declared ineligible for a driving license. ...
  • CJ: Senior citizens fight for their right to drive October 30, 2010

    Two senior citizens share their stories with CNN-IBN about their fight for their right to drive. ...
  • Fake driving licence issued in Rahul Gandhi's name August 24, 2009

    Patna: A fake driving licence has been issued in the name of Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi in Bihar's Saran district, officials said on Monday. The Congress MP's address on the licence is the official residence of Saran's district magistrate. The district administration was not aware of the incident till...