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.
10 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Centre's proposed road safety Bill designed to incorporate global best practices will be put up before the Cabinet for approval within the next 10 days before being tabled in Parliament in the current session.
11 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Parliament on Wednesday gave nod to a Bill seeking to pave the way for plying of e-rickshaws on the roads of the national capital region, with the government considering a proposal to provide credit to buy these battery- operated vehicles.
23 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi and his sister Priyanka Vadra on Saturday handed over the keys of especially designed motorized vehicles to 52 physically challenged people here under the 'Access to Opportunities' programme of Rajiv Gandhi Foundation.
19 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Taxi booking apps like Uber and Olacabs need to be regulated and brought under the Motor Vehicles Act, Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Thursday.
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.
21 Dec 2014
New Delhi: A Supreme Court advocate has suggested setting up of an institution like 'Motor Accident Mediation Authority' to reduce the huge number of pending accident cases in courts across the country.
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.
07 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Aiming to bring the existing Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill in line with international best practices, Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari discussed with British High Commissioner James Bevan the government's proposal on the same.
01 Mar 2015
Hyderabad: Passing bills to replace ordinances promulgated in the inter-session period will be government's priority in the coming week of budget session, Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said here on Sunday.