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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
06 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Over 1.25 crore cases across the country were on Saturday disposed of by the second National Lok Adalat which also saw disbursal of Rs 3,000 crore as compensation towards motor accidents claims.
15 Jan 2015
New Delhi: A whopping investment of Rs 5 lakh crore would be made in the road sector in the coming five years, transport minister Nitin Gadkari said on Thursday.