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.
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.
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.
01 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Fair trade watchdog Competition Commission of India (CCI) has approved setting up of an integrated aviation fuel facility in Mumbai by a joint venture of three state-owned oil firms and Mumbai International Airport Pvt Ltd after they agreed to put in place measures to prevent anti-competitive practices.
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.
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.
05 Jun 2014
New Delhi: India's Motor Vehicle Bill will be re-drafted within a month in line with advanced international practices to enhance road safety, Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Thursday.
20 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The highways sector in India are currently passing through a bad phase with many projects having been dropped for different reasons, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Tuesday.
16 Sep 2014
New Delhi: A mandatory driving licence and a maximum speed limit of 25 km per hour are among the conditions that the central government will impose for allowing plying of e-rickshaws, which had been banned by the Delhi High Court for want of regulations.