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Eye Witness News
Limpopo multi-vehicle collision claims 7 livesstill on scene. Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi has sent his condolences to
Eye Witness News / Posted an hour ago
still on scene. Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi has sent his condolences to families of those who lost their lives. Transport Department spokesperson Ishmael Mnisi said, “The minister further enjoined the Road Accident Fund to give the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
23 test positive for drugs during inter-agency operationpositive for drugs. The operation, led by National Anti-Drugs Agency (AADK) Sa
The Borneo Post / Posted an hour ago
positive for drugs. The operation, led by National Anti-Drugs Agency (AADK) Sarawak, also involved personnel from the Road Transport Department (JPJ), police and Kuching North City Commission (DBKU). AADK Sarawak district chief Sharifah Azimah... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
KZN Horror Taxi Had No Brakes, Was Overloaded - Transport Departmentdown an embankment in Kwa-Zulu Natal on Sunday, leaving 18 people dead, had no
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
down an embankment in Kwa-Zulu Natal on Sunday, leaving 18 people dead, had no brakes and was overloaded, the KwaZulu-Natal transport department has said. The incident happened on the main road in the Msunduzi area. "There were 26 people in the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
KZN horror taxi had no brakes, was overloaded - Transport departmentdown an embankment in Kwa-Zulu Natal on Sunday, leaving 19 people dead, had no
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 hours ago
down an embankment in Kwa-Zulu Natal on Sunday, leaving 19 people dead, had no brakes and was overloaded, the KwaZulu-Natal transport department has said. The incident happened on the main road in the Msunduzi area. The initial death toll was 18,... Read more
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New Kerala
Muzaffarnagar train derailment: Odisha CM announces ex gratia for Odia victims - newkerala news #264661killed in the incident. He also announced relief of Rs 50,000 for injured. Pa
New Kerala / Posted 8 hours ago
killed in the incident. He also announced relief of Rs 50,000 for injured. Patnaik has further directed Commerce and Transport Department to work in coordination with the Indian Railway and the Uttar Pradesh Government to help the injured and... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
DAP queries lack of action on damage to RM920mil roadthe road. According to the reply, the Public Works Department (PWD)) had condu
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 11 hours ago
the road. According to the reply, the Public Works Department (PWD)) had conducted a series of meetings with the Road Transport Department (RTD), Sabah Forestry Department and police to seek a possible joint effort in addressing the issue.... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Odisha: CM Naveen Patnaik announces Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia for Kalinga Utkal Express accident victimsalso directed the chief secretary to remain in touch with the railway authoriti
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
also directed the chief secretary to remain in touch with the railway authorities. He also asked the state’s commerce and transport department to work in coordination with the railways and Uttar Pradesh government to provide help to the injured... Read more
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The Star
Settle early or end up paying RM2,000, AES summons holders toldEnforce­ment System (AES) summonses after April 15 have been urged to settle im
The Star / Posted yesterday
Enforce­ment System (AES) summonses after April 15 have been urged to settle immediately or risk court action. Road Transport Department (JPJ) director-general Datuk Seri Nadzri Siron said those who fail to pay their RM150 compound face a... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Traffic offenders advised to settle AES summonsesenforcement system (AES) issued since last April 15 are advised to pay their co
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
enforcement system (AES) issued since last April 15 are advised to pay their compound fines to avoid legal action. Road Transport Department (RTD) director-general Datuk Seri Nadzri Siron said prior to this, no traffic offenders with summonses... Read more
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The Star
Deputy CM pins cause of Sabah flash floods on rapid developmentin certain areas around Kota Kinabalu. He gave the example of Jalan Bundusan i
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
in certain areas around Kota Kinabalu. He gave the example of Jalan Bundusan in Penampang near here, where the Sabah Road Transport Department headquarters is located. Yahya said some commercial and housing projects were built on reclaimed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IFP Advocates for Harsher Penalties As Deterrent for Reckless Drivingcompliance with traffic laws or a blatant disregard thereof. The South African
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
compliance with traffic laws or a blatant disregard thereof. The South African Government , including the KZN Provincial Transport Department have over the years introduced several awareness and safety campaigns, roadblocks, refurbishment of some... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Crime-fighting CCTV bunker sees everythingNear Misses at Sydney Train Stations in 2016 Revealed. Credit - Transport NSW v
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Near Misses at Sydney Train Stations in 2016 Revealed. Credit - Transport NSW via Storyful3:00 New South Wales’ transport department has released a cache of footage of the most terrifying near-misses out of 5,000 safety incidents at... Read more
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The Indian Express
AAP slams DDA plot to Vijay Goel who says he’s targetedplots to build hospitals and mohalla clinics that the land had initially been s
The Indian Express / Posted 2 days ago
plots to build hospitals and mohalla clinics that the land had initially been sanctioned for, but no response has come. The Transport department repeatedly sent petitions for land for bus depots, but to no avail. Landfill areas around Delhi are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Limpopo Transport Officials Dismissed Over R7.4 Million FraudThe Limpopo transport department says it dismissed at least three officials aft
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Limpopo transport department says it dismissed at least three officials after R7.4m was stolen from its traffic summons account. The department said the corruption was uncovered by its Anti-Fraud and Corruption Unit. Department spokesperson... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Limpopo transport officials dismissed over R7.4m fraudChester Makana, News24 Correspondent (File, Duncan Alfreds, News24) Polokwane
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
Chester Makana, News24 Correspondent (File, Duncan Alfreds, News24) Polokwane - The Limpopo transport department says it dismissed at least three officials after R7.4m was stolen from its traffic summons account. The department said the corruption... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Viral message on huge traffic operation a hoaxthis Wednesday night to summon vehicle drivers who has old or delayed summons a
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
this Wednesday night to summon vehicle drivers who has old or delayed summons and arrest warrants. It added the Road Transport Department (JPJ) will be blocking roads to check on tinted glass, seat belts, sport rims ROTA, plate carbon fiber... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Taxi association pleads for gun-free routes, ranks after Soweto routes re-openedtheir guns at home, even if they are licensed. The association says it wants t
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
their guns at home, even if they are licensed. The association says it wants to honour the conditions set by the Gauteng Transport Department for opening the routes for operations again. The department had closed these for a month and was ready... Read more
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asianage
DTC plans to induct 1,000 more Delhi busesof the identified routes in the city. Furthermore, a total of 799 mini stage c
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
of the identified routes in the city. Furthermore, a total of 799 mini stage carriage buses ply on 124 routes, as per the Transport department figures. The State Transport Authority has identified 657 routes while the corporation has earmarked 208... Read more
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Business Standard India
Delhi govt purchase 1,000 new buses; needs 3,700 more to cover all routescent of the identified routes in the city. Further, a total of 799 mini stage
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
cent of the identified routes in the city. Further, a total of 799 mini stage carriage buses ply on 124 routes, as per the Transport department statistics. The State Transport Authority has identified 657 routes, while the DTC has earmarked 208... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Number plates banned as they’re 2rudepast number plate police the lewd, the rude and the crude. Some are so offensi
Adelaide Now / Posted 8 days ago
past number plate police the lewd, the rude and the crude. Some are so offensive they can’t be printed here, blocked by Transport Department officials who have deemed them unsuitable for a general audience on the road. In total there were 129... Read more
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News.com.au
Number plates banned as they’re 2rudepast number plate police the lewd, the rude and the crude. Some are so offensi
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
past number plate police the lewd, the rude and the crude. Some are so offensive they can’t be printed here, blocked by Transport Department officials who have deemed them unsuitable for a general audience on the road. In total there were 129... Read more
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Eye Witness News
End in sight for Soweto taxi associations feud?- Soweto's Nanduwe Taxi Association says it’s not interested in more talks or s
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
- Soweto's Nanduwe Taxi Association says it’s not interested in more talks or signing documents from the Gauteng Transport Department to resolve the feud between the Wata Taxi Association and itself. Transport MEC Ismail Vadi announced... Read more
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dna
The worst of BEST: Strike by 36,000 employees indicates the deep messreasons for this increase. Moreover the East-West suburban connectivity by road
dna / Posted 8 days ago
reasons for this increase. Moreover the East-West suburban connectivity by road has also improved,” said an official from Transport department. Over the last couple of years the yellow plated ‘T-permit’ vehicles, which are now operating as Uber... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Flash floods hit KK, Penampang, Manggataland in Penampang. Among the worst affected areas were Queen Elizabeth Hospital
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
and in Penampang. Among the worst affected areas were Queen Elizabeth Hospital 1 (QEH I), Dongonggon, Beverly Hills, Road Transport Department office in Bundusan, Manggatal, Lido, and several areas around the state capital. Many cars were under a... Read more
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Eye Witness News
It's not anyone's fault, says N3 bridge collapse victimdaughter when the bridge fell. Robert Banda at Bertha Gxowa Hospital in Germis
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 days ago
daughter when the bridge fell. Robert Banda at Bertha Gxowa Hospital in Germiston. Picture: Thomas Holder/EWN The Transport Department says it is consulting its lawyers to determine what steps to take should any of the five injured in this... Read more
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asianage
Over 4,000 school transport vehicles violated norms: Transport Ministerduring April 2016 to March 2017, Transport Minister Diwakar Raote told the Legi
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
during April 2016 to March 2017, Transport Minister Diwakar Raote told the Legislative Assembly on Thursday. "The Transport department inspected 7,351 vehicles from April 2016 to March 2017, where it found 4,107 vehicles were violating... Read more
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The Star
7,000 to manage public safety during SEA GamesJalan Raja Chulan, Jalan Pinang, MEX Highway, Kuala Lumpur-Seremban Highway and
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
Jalan Raja Chulan, Jalan Pinang, MEX Highway, Kuala Lumpur-Seremban Highway and the Federal Highway. In Putrajaya, Road Transport Department (JPJ) director-general Datuk Seri Nadzri Siron said the department’s involvement in the SEA Games will... Read more
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dna
UP govt termed powder used for polishing furniture as PETN:who joined the BJP, he predicted that "one is going to become the housing minis
dna / Posted 10 days ago
who joined the BJP, he predicted that "one is going to become the housing minister and other is being given the revenue and transport department". "Both are now clean and upright after joining the BJP," he ridiculed. On the removal of four members... Read more
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The Star
JPJ's role in KL2017 will not affect normal operations, says D-GPUTRAJAYA: The Road Transport Department (JPJ)'s involvement in the Kuala Lumpu
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: The Road Transport Department (JPJ)'s involvement in the Kuala Lumpur 2017 (KL2017) Games will not affect its normal operations, said its director-general Datuk Seri Nadzri Siron. Nadzri said some 1,200 JPJ staff will be on special duty... Read more
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News.com.au
Council opposes closure of crossing despite safety riskshave voted to oppose a closure planned at the end of the year due to “safety ri
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
have voted to oppose a closure planned at the end of the year due to “safety risks”, and request that the State Transport Department instead upgrade the crossing. Cr Susan Lonie told the July 25 meeting that, if it was closed, some... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Council opposes closure of crossing despite safety riskshave voted to oppose a closure planned at the end of the year due to “safety ri
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 10 days ago
have voted to oppose a closure planned at the end of the year due to “safety risks”, and request that the State Transport Department instead upgrade the crossing. Cr Susan Lonie told the July 25 meeting that, if it was closed, some... Read more
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asianage
Tax relief to luxury cars of social institutes serves no purposeany notification listing eligible institutions for allowing such exemption unde
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
any notification listing eligible institutions for allowing such exemption under the Rules. "The exemption granted by transport department to the trusts/societies which could afford to purchase luxury vehicles and pay for choice registration... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tax relief to luxury cars of social institutes serves no purpose: CAG reportany notification listing eligible institutions for allowing such exemption unde
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
any notification listing eligible institutions for allowing such exemption under the Rules. "The exemption granted by transport department to the trusts/societies which could afford to purchase luxury vehicles and pay for choice registration... Read more
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Business Standard India
Why should luxury cars owned by social institutes get tax benefits, CAG askany notification listing eligible institutions for allowing such exemption unde
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
any notification listing eligible institutions for allowing such exemption under the Rules. "The exemption granted by transport department to the trusts/societies which could afford to purchase luxury vehicles and pay for choice registration... Read more
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The Star
Coming down hard on heavy vehiclesquestion and answer session in Parliament on Tuesday, said heavy vehicles have
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
question and answer session in Parliament on Tuesday, said heavy vehicles have specific roads allocated to them by the Road Transport Department (JPJ). “Specific roads can only carry specific weights. Not all vehicles can go on all roads. They need... Read more
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News.com.au
Safety fix for run-down railway stationis the carpark area because it can be a dangerous place at night,” he said. “I
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
is the carpark area because it can be a dangerous place at night,” he said. “It’s not lit up as well as it should be.” A Transport Department spokesman told the meeting the pedestrian crossing at the southern end of the station would be upgraded... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
New trains 'will not be ready' for 2018 Commonwealth Games85 drivers in training."QR at risk of cyber attack However Deutsche Bahn also
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
85 drivers in training."QR at risk of cyber attack However Deutsche Bahn also identified tension between QR and the Transport Department about the NGRs. "QR considers that they are being pressured to accept the trains whereas in TMR's view... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Door slammed on planned SA transport chatspublic transport chats withdrawn ahead of SA election Thousands of Adelaide ho
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
public transport chats withdrawn ahead of SA election Thousands of Adelaide households seemed set to be doorknocked by a Transport Department representative, until a tender for the work was suddenly withdrawn. South Australia's Liberal... Read more
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dna
3,700 BEST buses off the road as workers go on strike, commuters face the bruntChairman, BEST Committee. In the last two days, several meetings took place, bu
dna / Posted 13 days ago
Chairman, BEST Committee. In the last two days, several meetings took place, but matters couldn't be resolved. The state Transport department had asked private bus owners to operate their buses for ferrying people, apart from school buses and... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Hello ... I'd like to share with you' SA's transport optionspublic transport 'conversationalists' ahead of SA election Thousands of Adelai
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
public transport 'conversationalists' ahead of SA election Thousands of Adelaide households can expect a doorknock from a Transport Department official in the lead up to next year's state election. South Australia's Liberal Opposition has... Read more
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dna
BEST workers on strike todayprivate bus owners to ferry people at nominal rates and urged motorists to opt
dna / Posted 13 days ago
private bus owners to ferry people at nominal rates and urged motorists to opt for car-pooling," said an official from the Transport Department. After the meetings among the BEST, BMC, Mayor and even unions over the last two days failed, Chief... Read more
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The Star
JPJ to beef up checks on bauxite movementsin Kuantan will be stepped up, says Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai. The Transport M
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
in Kuantan will be stepped up, says Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai. The Transport Minister said he had directed the Road Transport Department (JPJ) to look into the matter and take action. “SPAD (Land Public Transport Commission) can also... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bengaluru to have India's first heli-taxi serviceof around 10 million, has over 6.93 million vehicles, or two vehicles for every
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
of around 10 million, has over 6.93 million vehicles, or two vehicles for every three people, according to the state transport department. The government expects Bengaluru’s heli-taxi service to be a model for other cities in India, to... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
30 Sabah schools soon via IBSand infrastructures in stages. On building a bypass at Fajar, he said the new
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 16 days ago
and infrastructures in stages. On building a bypass at Fajar, he said the new route that will link a road near Road Transport Department with Jalan Utara here will reduce the traffic congestion especially during peak hours, once it is... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Floods, gales forecast for SA's wild winter weekendcoastal waters have strong wind or gale warnings current; there's also a warnin
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
coastal waters have strong wind or gale warnings current; there's also a warning to sheep graziers," Mr Collopy said. The Transport Department said heavy rain would increase the risk of rockfalls in the Adelaide Hills and it had closed Gorge Road... Read more
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Business Standard India
Yogi Adityanath launches free Wi-Fi at 74 bus stations in UPsaid. The Chief Minister also inaugurated automatic driving test tracks at Var
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
said. The Chief Minister also inaugurated automatic driving test tracks at Varanasi, Allahabad, Meerut and Ghaziabad. Adityanath patted the back of the transport department and lauded them for fast-tracking development work in the past four mon... Read more
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The Economic Times
Free WiFi services launched at 74 Uttar Pradesh bus stationssaid. The Chief Minister also inaugurated automatic driving test tracks at Var
The Economic Times / Posted 16 days ago
said. The Chief Minister also inaugurated automatic driving test tracks at Varanasi, Allahabad, Meerut and Ghaziabad. Adityanath patted the back of the transport department and lauded them for fast-tracking development work in the past four mon... Read more
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Canberra Times
Expert cut from toll road project after warning Tim Pallas it did not stack uptollway to link the West Gate Freeway at Yarraville with CityLink at Docklands.
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
tollway to link the West Gate Freeway at Yarraville with CityLink at Docklands. Mr McDougall was employed by the Victorian transport department in 2015 to assess Transurban's planned $5.5 billion toll road through Melbourne's west. Victoria will... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Expert cut from toll road project after warning Tim Pallas it did not stack uptollway to link the West Gate Freeway at Yarraville with CityLink at Docklands.
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
tollway to link the West Gate Freeway at Yarraville with CityLink at Docklands. Mr McDougall was employed by the Victorian transport department in 2015 to assess Transurban's planned $5.5 billion toll road through Melbourne's west. Victoria will... Read more
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The Age
Expert cut from toll road project after warning Tim Pallas it did not stack uptollway to link the West Gate Freeway at Yarraville with CityLink at Docklands.
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
tollway to link the West Gate Freeway at Yarraville with CityLink at Docklands. Mr McDougall was employed by the Victorian transport department in 2015 to assess Transurban's planned $5.5 billion toll road through Melbourne's west. Victoria will... Read more
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