Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Roadways

Roadways

Karnataka protests Cauvery order; highway blocked, buses pulled off road

BENGALURU: Hundreds of protesters on Tuesday blocked  the Bengaluru-Mysuru highway in Karnataka and 700 buses were taken off roads in massive protests a day...
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Ola, Uber surge pricing hits Karnataka wall

BENGALURU The Karnataka government is in the process of drafting new guidelines for online taxi-hailing services. One of the key decisions is likely to involve...
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Take Uber trip to fly free to global cities

DELHI: One demand taxi app Uber has partnered with global travel search engine Skyscanner for a contest that will give Uber app users a...

16 deaths every hour on India’s roads in 2014!

DELHI Indian roads were at their deadliest in 2014 claiming more than 16 lives every hour on average. Over 1.41 lakh people died in crashes,...

Road projects worth ₹50,000 crore to be offered under PPP in...

DELHI The road transport and highways ministry has lined up projects worth Rs 50,000 crore to be awarded under public-private partnership mode in 2016-17. This...

Trans-Arunachal highway to be completed before 2018

ITANAGAR Improving road connectivity in the northeast region is one of the priorities of the central government. Over the years, it has pumped in huge funds...

Uber introduces alert solution for law enforcement in India

BANGALORE Taxi hailing app Uber has launched a new technology-based service in Kolkata, that will allow passengers to contact local authorities through the Uber app...

Manali jams as cabbies go on indefinite strike

MANALI Nearly 30,000 tourists staying in Manali were confined to their hotels for the whole day on Tuesday as taxi, auto-rickshaw and luxury coach owners...

Olacabs launches its services in Pune

PUNE Ola's hour based and outstation travel services have been available at Pune for the past 9 months nowOlacabs, India’s largest aggregator of car rentals...

Travel in RTC buses for safe journey, says SP

GUNTURSuperintendent of Police, Guntur Urban, Gopinath Jatty has appealed to the public to travel in RTC buses and save the corporation, which is running...