31 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Government is considering changes in the Motor Vehicles Act to bring in global best practices in areas like road safety.
28 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Motor Vehicles Bill will soon be sent to the Cabinet and government is planning to introduce it in Parliament during the ongoing winter session, Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari said on Friday.
13 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Seeking to come down heavily on traffic offenders, government proposed steep penalties of up to Rs 3 lakh along with a minimum 7-year imprisonment for death of a child in certain circumstances, besides huge fines for driving violations.
10 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The Cabinet today approved the signing of a motor vehicles pact between India and three other nations of the SAARC grouping - Bhutan, Bangladesh and Nepal on June 15, which will enable seamless transit of passenger and cargo vehicles among these nations.
01 Sep 2014
New Delhi: With an aim to reduce the number of road accidents in the country by adopting international best practices, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways will introduce the new Motor Vehicles Bill in the next session of Parliament.
19 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The government will introduce Motor Vehicles Amendment Bill in the next session of Parliament and once enacted it will end malpractices in regional transport offices (RTOs) across the nation, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Tuesday.
14 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The amendment to the Motor Vehicle Act is likely to be delayed by a couple of months as the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has said it needs three months to review the current Act and thereafter will introduce it afresh in Parliament.
28 Mar 2015
Rameswaram: Fishermen of this island on Friday resolved to cooperate with their Sri Lankan counterparts and not use high power motor boats and banned fishing nets.
03 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party Ministers of Delhi, except Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, were on Friday given Toyota Innova cars as official perks.
07 Jun 2012
The power ministry is considering disinvesting a part of its stake in Tehri Hydro Development Corporation in this fiscal, sources said.