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The Economic Times
Seizure & fines: Ola, Uber drivers seek 'Amnesty Period'BENGALURU: Drivers of cabs affiliated to Uber and Ola on Monday requested t
Seizure & fines: Ola, Uber drivers seek 'Amnesty Period'
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
BENGALURU: Drivers of cabs affiliated to Uber and Ola on Monday requested the Transport Department to grant them an amnesty period of 10 days to help them negotiate with their managment and not to seize their cabs or impose penalties on them... Read more
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The Hindu
Snap protest by taxi drivers causes traffic jam near Bengaluru airportmorning witnessed huge traffic jams at the Devanahalli toll booth. Several cab
Snap protest by taxi drivers causes traffic jam near Bengaluru airport
The Hindu / Posted 4 hours ago
morning witnessed huge traffic jams at the Devanahalli toll booth. Several cab drivers staged a snap protest against the Transport Department's attempt to 'illegally' plying aggregator booked taxis. The traffic jam, which according to some... Read more
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The Hindu
Small buses make a big impactare still waiting for the Global Positioning System (GPS)-fitted meters promise
Small buses make a big impact
The Hindu / Posted 9 hours ago
are still waiting for the Global Positioning System (GPS)-fitted meters promised by the government three years ago. “The transport department was supposed to provide meters by February 2014. However, in September last year, the government assured... Read more
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The Hindu
Despite stop order, Ola and Uber continue to serve customersCommuters hailed taxis from Ola and Uber on Monday despite the Transport Depart
Despite stop order, Ola and Uber continue to serve customers
The Hindu / Posted 9 hours ago
Commuters hailed taxis from Ola and Uber on Monday despite the Transport Department ordering the cab aggregators to stop operations forthwith. Not only did they operate as usual, but also charged the controversial surge prices (taking the minimum... Read more
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The Star
Cops turn to social media to nab motorists who use emergency lanesambulance from reaching the accident site. After viewing a video recording of
Cops turn to social media to nab motorists who use emergency lanes
The Star / Posted 10 hours ago
ambulance from reaching the accident site. After viewing a video recording of the vehicles on the emergency lane, the Road Transport Department issued 91 notices to the vehicle owners to come forward to assist investigations and they have 14 days... Read more
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Rappler
How does gov't deal with illegal parking? Deflate tiresunderneath the flyover in front of Mal Ambassador on Jalan Satrio as they waite
How does gov't deal with illegal parking? Deflate tires
Rappler / Posted 19 hours ago
underneath the flyover in front of Mal Ambassador on Jalan Satrio as they waited for passengers. The officials from the Transport Department were not happy with the makeshift parking spots, and deflated tires of the motorcycles – which quicky... Read more
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The Hindu
Ola, Uber continue to operateTransport Department had warned the cab aggregators to cease operations immedia
Ola, Uber continue to operate
The Hindu / Posted 22 hours ago
Transport Department had warned the cab aggregators to cease operations immediately Two days after the Transport Department issued a strict warning asking cab aggregators to immediately cease operations, Ola and Uber continued to operate as normal... Read more
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The Hindu
Stop services or pay the price: RTO to cab aggregatorsin the city are looking at a tense week of operations ahead. Asking the aggrega
Stop services or pay the price: RTO to cab aggregators
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
in the city are looking at a tense week of operations ahead. Asking the aggregators to stop their operations forthwith, the Transport Department is now also seeking the opinion of cyber experts to ban apps, which are their lifeline. Besides, it... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Why Ola and Uber may have to stop services in KarnatakaPvt. Ltd) and Uber Inc. may have to stop their services in Karnataka, one of th
Why Ola and Uber may have to stop services in Karnataka
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
Pvt. Ltd) and Uber Inc. may have to stop their services in Karnataka, one of the their largest markets, if the state transport department has its way. In a statement issued on Saturday, the state transport department said that the government... Read more
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The Hindu
Stop services or pay the price: RTO to aggregatorsin the city are looking at a tense week of operations ahead. Asking the aggrega
Stop services or pay the price: RTO to aggregators
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
in the city are looking at a tense week of operations ahead. Asking the aggregators to stop their operations forthwith, the Transport Department is now also seeking the opinion of cyber experts to ban apps, which are their lifeline. Besides, it... Read more
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The Star
JPJ summons 91 owners for using emergency laneKUALA LUMPUR: Ninety-one vehicle owners have been issued with notices to appear
JPJ summons 91 owners for using emergency lane
The Star / Posted yesterday
KUALA LUMPUR: Ninety-one vehicle owners have been issued with notices to appear before the Road Transport Department (JPJ) for questioning after they were found to have used the emergency lane and obstructed an ambulance. JPJ deputy director-general... Read more
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The Register
TrainLink database poppedThe NSW state government has been left red-faced by its transport department, w
TrainLink database popped
The Register / Posted yesterday
The NSW state government has been left red-faced by its transport department, which operates an online service caught out in a data breach. TrainLink – which handles bookings for regional rail and coach travel – has told the NSW Police and its... Read more
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Business Standard India
Karnataka to Uber, Ola: Get licence or go off roadsthat have cracked down, on the grounds that these taxis haven’t followed the ne
Karnataka to Uber, Ola: Get licence or go off roads
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
that have cracked down, on the grounds that these taxis haven’t followed the new norms the state announced in April. The transport department has filed around 300 cases against drivers for not complying with the rules. Drivers have been caught in... Read more
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The Hindu
State transport department issues warning to taxi aggregatorsThe State transport department on Saturday issued a stern warning to taxi aggre
State transport department issues warning to taxi aggregators
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
The State transport department on Saturday issued a stern warning to taxi aggregators in the city including Ola and Uber asking them to cease all operations till the time that they were granted a license to operate under the Karnataka On-demand... Read more
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The Hindu
14 school vehicles denied fitness certificatesRules 2012 has set guidelines under as many as 16 heads to ensure the safety of
14 school vehicles denied fitness certificates
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Rules 2012 has set guidelines under as many as 16 heads to ensure the safety of private school vehicles. These will be checked before the start of every academic year and a report will be submitted to the State Transport Department by the end of M... Read more
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Business Standard India
Uber bikes in Bengaluru face legal hurdle againthem to create progressive, technology-friendly regulatory framework,” said an
Uber bikes in Bengaluru face legal hurdle again
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
them to create progressive, technology-friendly regulatory framework,” said an Uber India spokesperson. While the state transport department maintains that it will not allow motorcycle taxis to ply on city roads until aggregators such as Uber... Read more
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Business Standard India
Blow for Uber, Ola as Karnataka asks them to stop services immediatelyauthorities who have cracked down on the taxis stating that they haven't follow
Blow for Uber, Ola as Karnataka asks them to stop services immediately
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
authorities who have cracked down on the taxis stating that they haven't followed new norms the state had set in April. The transport department has filed over 300 cases against drivers of violating norms since then. Drivers have been caught in the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
RTD, police to ensure accident-free Gawai Dayak celebrationthe Road Transport Act and the Commercial Vehicle Licensing Board (CVLB) regula
RTD, police to ensure accident-free Gawai Dayak celebration
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
the Road Transport Act and the Commercial Vehicle Licensing Board (CVLB) regulations during an operation last Friday. Road Transport Department (RTD) assistant director (Enforcement) Albert Clement said of the number, 121 were for offences under... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Motorists using retread tyres taking unnecessary risk’33 summonses were issued for various offences such as speeding, not wearing hel
‘Motorists using retread tyres taking unnecessary risk’
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
33 summonses were issued for various offences such as speeding, not wearing helmet and others,” he said. Also involved in the operation were the Road Transport Department, Land Public Transport Commission and the Immigration Department. —... Read more
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The Star
Foreign students held over illegal car rentalsPUTRAJAYA: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has detained three foreign stude
Foreign students held over illegal car rentals
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has detained three foreign students believed to be running an illegal car rental business in the Cyberjaya area, near here. Its enforcement deputy director (Operations), Muhammad Kifli Ma Hassan said... Read more
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The Telegraph
Save a life on road, stay protectedministry on January 21 to safeguard the interests and privacy of people who com
Save a life on road, stay protected
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
ministry on January 21 to safeguard the interests and privacy of people who come forward to help accident victims. The transport department, as part of its publicity drive, issued formal advisories in select vernacular dailies informing... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Jpj issues notices of interview for using emergency lane and blocking ambulanceMELAKA: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has begun issuing notices of interv
Jpj issues notices of interview for using emergency lane and blocking ambulance
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
MELAKA: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has begun issuing notices of interview to vehicle owners detected to have used the emergency lane at KM228 of the North-South Expressway here, last Sunday. Melaka JPJ director Mohd Fadhil Hassan said... Read more
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dna
DCW urges PM Modi to decentralise Nirbhaya fund to statescan be effectively used to curb crimes against women. DCW chairperson Swati Ma
DCW urges PM Modi to decentralise Nirbhaya fund to states
dna / Posted 3 days ago
can be effectively used to curb crimes against women. DCW chairperson Swati Maliwal, in a letter, said ten months ago, the Transport Department of Delhi government had sent a proposal for using Nirbhaya funds for installing CCTV cameras in DTC... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Uber SA working to reduce legal ambiguity- Uber says it’s offering all necessary support to its drivers to ensure they a
Uber SA working to reduce legal ambiguity
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
- Uber says it’s offering all necessary support to its drivers to ensure they are regulated within the deadlines set by the Transport Department. The service has launched the new cash payment system across five cities, but the launch comes amid... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Police intervention blamed for next taxi victim’s deathsaid he was not aware of the shooting or who could have been behind it, as he w
Police intervention blamed for next taxi victim’s death
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
said he was not aware of the shooting or who could have been behind it, as he was out of town at the time. Eastern Cape transport department spokesman Ncedo Kumbaca condemned the killing and called on the two associations to resolve the issue... Read more
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iol.co.za
Another Joburg freeway in the pipelinea sensible, rational and pragmatic conversation about how this new, mega road p
Another Joburg freeway in the pipeline
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
a sensible, rational and pragmatic conversation about how this new, mega road project is to be funded.” Vadi tables his Transport Department budget in the Gauteng Legislature today, telling the MPLs of the hoped-for new freeway. He said the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Qld Uber fights back after $786k in finesgovernment to listen to the people of Queensland, by embracing ride sharing and
Qld Uber fights back after $786k in fines
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 days ago
government to listen to the people of Queensland, by embracing ride sharing and the people it supports,' Mr Bool said. A transport department spokesman said there 370 infringement notices had been issued, including 331 fines for using a vehicle... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld Uber drivers cop $786k in finesgovernment to listen to the people of Queensland, by embracing ride sharing and
Qld Uber drivers cop $786k in fines
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
government to listen to the people of Queensland, by embracing ride sharing and the people it supports," Mr Bool said. A transport department spokesman said there 370 infringement notices had been issued, including 331 fines for using a vehicle... Read more
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Perth Now
Qld Uber drivers cop $786k in finesgovernment to listen to the people of Queensland, by embracing ride sharing and
Qld Uber drivers cop $786k in fines
Perth Now / Posted 4 days ago
government to listen to the people of Queensland, by embracing ride sharing and the people it supports," Mr Bool said. A transport department spokesman said there 370 infringement notices had been issued, including 331 fines for using a vehicle... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Qld Uber drivers cop $786k in finesgovernment to listen to the people of Queensland, by embracing ride sharing and
Qld Uber drivers cop $786k in fines
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
government to listen to the people of Queensland, by embracing ride sharing and the people it supports," Mr Bool said. A transport department spokesman said there 370 infringement notices had been issued, including 331 fines for using a vehicle... Read more
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The Hindu
Fitting of LPG tank in two-wheelers unauthorisedunderstandably to cut down fuel expense. But, the question is whether the fitm
Fitting of LPG tank in two-wheelers unauthorised
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
understandably to cut down fuel expense. But, the question is whether the fitments are authorised kits. According to Transport Department officials, LPG conversion of two-wheelers is not authorised in Tamil Nadu. Owners of such vehicles will... Read more
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dna
Najeeb Jung causing delay in regularisation of govt teachers jobs, says AAP; LG office deniesand postings of officers and formation of Commission of Inquiry. Two days ago,
Najeeb Jung causing delay in regularisation of govt teachers jobs, says AAP; LG office denies
dna / Posted 4 days ago
and postings of officers and formation of Commission of Inquiry. Two days ago, Jung had sought a file pertaining to app-based Premium Bus Scheme to be rolled out from June 1 even as the transport department of government had notified it... Read more
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The Star
Parliament passes Awas - AES, demerit points system– Beta Tegap Sdn Bhd and ATES Sdn Bhd. In reply, Abdul Aziz said the cameras w
Parliament passes Awas - AES, demerit points system
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
– Beta Tegap Sdn Bhd and ATES Sdn Bhd. In reply, Abdul Aziz said the cameras would come under the supervision of the Road Transport Department (JPJ). Abdul Aziz said the ministry would also look into a suggestion by Datuk Othman Aziz (BN –... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
S’bu Ndebele still South Africa’s high commissioner to Australia – governmentmen and four companies also accused in the case when it continues in Pretoria.
S’bu Ndebele still South Africa’s high commissioner to Australia – government
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
men and four companies also accused in the case when it continues in Pretoria. His name came up in an application by the transport department to set aside the eNatis contract that was awarded to Tasima in 2010. In its heads of argument filed... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Fraud accused S'bu Ndebele still SA's high commissioner to Australia - governmentmen and four companies also accused in the case when it continues in Pretoria.
Fraud accused S'bu Ndebele still SA's high commissioner to Australia - government
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
men and four companies also accused in the case when it continues in Pretoria. His name came up in an application by the transport department to set aside the eNatis contract that was awarded to Tasima in 2010. In its heads of argument filed... Read more
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International Business Times
India launches panic buttons and CCTV cameras in public buses to stop sexual attacks a centralised control room, from where immediate help will be sent, the Hindust
India launches panic buttons and CCTV cameras in public buses to stop sexual attacks
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
a centralised control room, from where immediate help will be sent, the Hindustan Times reported. Local police and the transport department will also receive the alert, with the GPS system enabling them in locating the bus, while the CCTV... Read more
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The Age
Ombudsman slams 'unfair and costly' myki enforcement regimeto the investigation," he said. The authority has accepted the Ombudsman's rec
Ombudsman slams 'unfair and costly' myki enforcement regime
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
to the investigation," he said. The authority has accepted the Ombudsman's recommendations and promised to work with the Transport Department and operators to implement them, including better training for authorised officers. Luba Grigorovitch,... Read more
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The Star
JPJ: Emergency lane abusers will be chargedJOHOR BARU: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has recorded 91 vehicles that b
JPJ: Emergency lane abusers will be charged
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
JOHOR BARU: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has recorded 91 vehicles that blocked the way of an ambulance along an emergency lane heading to an accident scene along the North South Expressway near Ayer Keroh recently. Out of the 91 vehicles... Read more
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The Age
Ombudsman slams 'unfair and costly' myki enforcement regimeto the investigation," he said. The authority has accepted the Ombudsman's rec
Ombudsman slams 'unfair and costly' myki enforcement regime
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
to the investigation," he said. The authority has accepted the Ombudsman's recommendations and promised to work with the Transport Department and operators to implement them, including better training for authorised officers. Luba Grigorovitch,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Blow for taxi aggregators as surge pricing may be banned in MumbaiIt will be implemented at the earliest. We will also include an upper limit of
Blow for taxi aggregators as surge pricing may be banned in Mumbai
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
It will be implemented at the earliest. We will also include an upper limit of fares that can be charged,” said a state transport department official who did not wish to be named. The transport department had received complaints that one of the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Surge pricing likely to be banned in MumbaiIt will be implemented at the earliest. We will also include an upper limit of
Surge pricing likely to be banned in Mumbai
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
It will be implemented at the earliest. We will also include an upper limit of fares that can be charged,” said a state transport department official who did not wish to be named. The transport department had received complaints that one of the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Public buses with panic buttons, CCTVs and GPS launched by transport mingo to a centralised control room and help will be sent,” said a road ministry o
Public buses with panic buttons, CCTVs and GPS launched by transport min
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
go to a centralised control room and help will be sent,” said a road ministry official. The alert will be sent to both the transport department and police. The GPS system will help the response team track the vehicle’s location while the camera... Read more
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Aliran Online
No double standards in enforcing traffic rules, pleaseit out to the driver, he got agitated and abusive. I have also noticed, on at
No double standards in enforcing traffic rules, please
Aliran Online / Posted 5 days ago
it out to the driver, he got agitated and abusive. I have also noticed, on at least one occasion, a group of two JPJ [Road Transport Department] vehicles driven at high speed on the Elite highway, exceeding the speed limit. In Malaysia, many feel... Read more
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Business Standard India
Surge pricing likely to be banned in MumbaiIt will be implemented at the earliest. We will also include an upper limit of
Surge pricing likely to be banned in Mumbai
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
It will be implemented at the earliest. We will also include an upper limit of fares that can be charged," said a state transport department official who did not wish to be named. The transport department had received complaints that one of the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bengaluru: BMTC flags off intelligent transport system in low-key mannerand adopt the new system in place and then rolling it out to 5 million BMTC com
Bengaluru: BMTC flags off intelligent transport system in low-key manner
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
and adopt the new system in place and then rolling it out to 5 million BMTC commuters. The principal secretary of transport department E V Ramana Reddy, had positive things to say for the system and was hopeful that the system would pay... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Nan-Xayaburi-Luang Prabang bus service to start in JulyNan province and Xayaburi and Luang Prabang of Laos, Mr Daroon said. Sanit Phr
Nan-Xayaburi-Luang Prabang bus service to start in July
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
Nan province and Xayaburi and Luang Prabang of Laos, Mr Daroon said. Sanit Phromwong, director-general of the Land Transport Department, said only state-run Transport Co could provide transnational services on the Thai part of the route... Read more
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dna
Karnataka bans liquor shops within 220 metres of all highwaysSafety Committee will now ask all liquor shops that violate the 220 m rule to v
Karnataka bans liquor shops within 220 metres of all highways
dna / Posted 6 days ago
Safety Committee will now ask all liquor shops that violate the 220 m rule to vacate. Dr Ramegowda, commissioner, state transport department, has told the daily that there was a "clear direction to follow the road safety measures which include... Read more
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The Hindu
60 Uber, Ola taxis seizedThe Transport Department on Tuesday seized 60 Uber and Ola taxis when they were
60 Uber, Ola taxis seized
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
The Transport Department on Tuesday seized 60 Uber and Ola taxis when they were exiting the Kempegowda International Airport. Ola had last week announced a tie-up with the Bangalore International Airport Ltd. (BIAL), in which the aggregator would be... Read more
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asianage
Lieutenant-Governor seeks Premium Bus plan file from Governmentscheme according to which one bus aggregator will have to run at lease 50 vehic
Lieutenant-Governor seeks Premium Bus plan file from Government
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
scheme according to which one bus aggregator will have to run at lease 50 vehicles to get a licence from Delhi government’s transport department. People will be able to book their seats in buses through their smartphones on the lines of app-based... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
First train runs along new Rio metro line crucial for Olympicswhere the Olympic Park and athletes' village are located. Video of the test wa
First train runs along new Rio metro line crucial for Olympics
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
where the Olympic Park and athletes' village are located. Video of the test was posted Tuesday on the site of Rio state transport department, but took place Sunday. In the operation, an engine pushed a train car. The progress comes amid worries... Read more
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