Jeep

  • Lok Sabha polls: Jeep crisis hits candidates on campaign 14-04-2014 11:09 AM

    At the height of the poll season, candidates of various political parties have been hit by a shortage of open-hood jeeps which is a favourite campaign vehicle to criss-cross muddy paths and uneven terrain. President of BJP's Bengal unit Rahul Sinha says campaigning in open-hood jeeps is of great help...
  • Nine killed in accident on Pune-Satara highway 14-01-2014 08:10 AM

    Pune: Nine people have been killed and three others injured in a tragic accident on the Pune-Satara highway on early hours of Tuesday. Initial reports suggest that a truck container toppled and crushed a jeep. According to the police, the victims have not yet been identified. Those injured in the...
  • Six Indian tourists from Kolkata killed in road accident in Nepal 01-01-2014 03:24 PM

    Six Indian tourists were killed and five others injured when a jeep carrying them plunged into a river in Tanahun district in Nepal on New Year's eve. The incident occurred on Tuesday night when the jeep carrying 10 Indian tourists, all from Kolkata, was heading for Kathmandu from tourist city...
  • Assam: Kaziranga National Park opens for tourists 01-11-2013 05:13 PM

    The Kaziranga National Park (KNP), famed for its one-horned rhinos, opened to tourists, on Friday, after it was routinely closed in May last before the onset of monsoons. The Park was opened for four months by Forest Minister Rockybul Hussain, on Friday, with over 120 foreign visitors taking elephant rides...
  • Overdrive: All you need to know about Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 27-07-2013 04:39 PM

    On this episode of Overdrive, we review the all new 2013 Mercedes Benz B-Class, all the world motoring news and much more. ...
  • First drive 2013 Jeep Wrangler: A Swiss Army knife on four wheels 10-05-2013 03:22 PM

    The sun picked a nice spot in the sky to shoot its fearsome rays down on us. It's a hot Texan day at the Inks Ranch, a day that demands you sit indoors with a cool beer and bare minimum clothing. It's most certainly not a day for being out...
  • Mumbai cop caught with bar girl in police jeep 02-12-2011 12:15 PM

    Mumbai: One has often heard of couples indulging in acts of affection being rebuked by police officials for misbehaving. However, the tables were turned when a deputy commissioner closed in on a police jeep only to find that a constable was with a bar girl inside the jeep with a...
  • 70 years of the legendary Jeep 30-07-2011 03:55 PM

    On August 1, 1941 the Willy's Truck Company introduced the Jeep to the US Army. Photo: A US Army jeep speeds along a road near Mount Vesuvius during the volcano's worst eruption in more than 70 years. The Americans used a fleet of vehicles to evacuate villagers in the path of the lava.   Pope John Paul II (1920 - 2005) is shot by would-be assassin Mehmet Ali Agca in St Peter's Square, 13th May 1981. His attendants help him into his white jeep after the incident. A Red Cross unit pauses to wash its vehicles in a river, France, circa 1944.