Vehicles

  • Sikh women exempt from wearing a helmet: Should safety be more important instead? August 29, 2014

    Women riding pillion on two-wheelers in Delhi will have to wear helmets, said a notification issued by the Delhi government on Thursday. However, Sikh women have been exempted from the rule on religious ground. CNN-IBN takes views from across the country over the Delhi government's notice. ...
  • Managing Rural Development Ministry a difficult task, admits Nitin Gadkari June 19, 2014

    In an exclusive interview to CNBC TV18, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said that unlike Ministry of Transport, handling the Ministry of Rural Development is a difficult task for him. Gadkari also said, "The motor vehicle Act is an outdated act and I have already taken a decision. We...
  • News 360: Don't drink and drive message grows louder March 1, 2012

    The Cabinet approves tougher punishment for traffic offences that includes a jail term of two years for rash and drunk driving. ...
  • Auto Expo: SUVs, MPVs steal the show on day 2 January 6, 2012

    The country's largest car maker, Maruti Suzuki, unveiled the Ertiga which will hit the Indian roads by April. ...
  • ISRO's first launch in 2011: PSLV C 16 April 20, 2011

    ISRO will launch Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle C 16 - a remote sensing satellite into space on Wednesday. ...
  • Former ISRO chief on reasons for launch failure December 26, 2010

    Former Chairman of ISRO, Dr K Kasturirangan talks about the possible reasons for launch vehicle failures in India. ...
  • Crackdown on old vehicles puts Kolkata in a jam August 1, 2009

    As the Supreme Court deadline to take vehicles older than 15 years off the roads ran out, public transport was in crisis in Kolkata on Saturday. An estimated 70 per cent of the vehicles are older than 15 years. Commuters faced some serious trouble- and angry transporters went on a...
  • Watch: 15-yr-old vehicles banned in Kolkata August 1, 2009

    With the Supreme Court refusing to stay a Calcutta High Court order banning commercial vehicles over 15 years old from Kolkata, transport operators on Friday decided to keep all such vehicles off the roads from Saturday onwards. ...
  • Eco-friendly vehicles go the green way in London June 24, 2008

    London authorities are trying to encourage more eco-friendly vehicles in the city centre. CNN's Alphonso Van Marsh takes a ride on London's Electric Avenue. ...
  • A car with rope, anchor, seasickness bag! January 9, 2008

    New Delhi: Now here's an interesting option for those of you getting sick of traffic jams. ...