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Court restores transit corridor’s lane to buses


September 11th, 2012 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday ordered that from Sep 15 traffic movement on the bus rapid transit (BRT) corridor would revert to the original ... Read more...

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Delhi bus corridor concept not bad: Court


September 10th, 2012 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday said that the bus rapid transit (BRT) corridor concept and design is not bad.A division bench of Justice Pradeep ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro to organise management programme on MRTS


September 9th, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) will organise a five-day management programme for operators and regulators in October to enhance their skills and knowledge on ... Read more...

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Bus corridor case sent to new high court bench


September 3rd, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday transferred to another bench a plea seeking permission for cars to use a lane reserved for buses on the bus ... Read more...

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Court notice to Delhi government on bus corridor


August 1st, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday sought replies from the city government on a plea seeking contempt action against it for allegedly not allowing cars to ... Read more...

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Delhi government slams critical report on bus corridor (Lead)


July 23rd, 2012 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) The Delhi government Monday criticised the Central Road Research Institute's (CRRI) critical report on the bus rapid transit (BRT) corridor here and rejected it in ... Read more...

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Delhi government slams critical report on bus corridor


July 23rd, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) The Delhi government Monday criticised the Central Road Research Institute's (CRRI) critical report on the bus rapid transit (BRT) corridor here and rejected it in ... Read more...

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Delhi government to study bus corridor report by July 23 (Lead)


July 18th, 2012 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday gave time till July 23 to the state government to analyse a Central Road Research Institute (CRRI) report that ... Read more...

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Will move apex court over bus corridor: Dikshit


July 17th, 2012 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Tuesday said the issue of Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) corridor's viability was being politicised and the government planned to move ... Read more...

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Retain trial-run set-up on BRT corridor, orders court


July 5th, 2012 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday directed the transport department of the city to retain till its final order an arrangement that allowed plying of all ... Read more...

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Akhilesh reviews projects to decongest Lucknow’s traffic


June 19th, 2012 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 19 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Saturday ordered timely completion of all projects aimed at solving the traffic problems of Lucknow city.He directed officials to ... Read more...

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Panel formed on Lucknow bus transit system


June 19th, 2012 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 19 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Tuesday took the first step towards building a bus rapid transit system (BRTS) here with the constitution of a panel to identify ... Read more...

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Retain trial-run set-up on Delhi bus corridor: Court (Lead)


May 30th, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday directed the government to retain till its order the arrangement made by the Central Road Research Institute for an experimental ... Read more...

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Less road accidents at night in Delhi: Police


April 18th, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) The number of road accidents in Delhi during the night have gone down by over 10 percent from January to mid-March 2012 as ... Read more...

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‘Conduct fresh study on bus corridor’


March 15th, 2012 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday asked the city government to conduct a feasibility study in six weeks and on whether other vehicles can be allowed ... Read more...

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Court wants government study on bus corridor


March 7th, 2012 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) corridor in south Delhi is creating chaos, the Delhi High Court said Wednesday while suggesting to the government that it ... Read more...

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Lamborghini crash: Injured cyclist paralysed (Second Lead)


February 20th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) A 45-year-old cyclist who was injured in the Lamborghini car crash in south Delhi early Sunday may be paralysed for life, doctors said Monday even ... Read more...

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Lamborghini crash: Injured man could be paralysed for life (Lead)


February 20th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The 45-year-old cyclist who was injured in the Lamborghini car crash in south Delhi early Sunday may be paralysed for life, doctors said Monday.AIIMS apex ... Read more...

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Cyclist injured in Delhi car crash stable


February 20th, 2012 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The condition of the 45-year-old cyclist who was injured in a car crash in south Delhi early Sunday is stable, police said Monday.The cyclist, Kishan, ... Read more...

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Sports car driver killed in crash (Second Lead)


February 19th, 2012 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) A young realtor driving a Lamborghini was killed when his sports car hit a cyclist and crashed into a bus stop railing in south Delhi ... Read more...

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1 dead in sports car crash in Delhi (lead)


February 19th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The driver of a speeding Lamborghini was killed when his sports car hit a cyclist and crashed into a bus stop railing in south Delhi ... Read more...

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1 dead, in sports car crash in Delhi


February 19th, 2012 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) A man was killed when his Lamborghini sports car hit a bicycle and crashed into a bus stop railing in south Delhi early Sunday, police ... Read more...

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Government reply sought on plea over bus corridor


January 19th, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday asked the Delhi government to file its reply on a petition by autorickshaw drivers to allow three and four-wheelers to ... Read more...

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Ashok Leyland launches ‘Jan Bus’


January 5th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Heavy vehicle manufacturer Ashok Leyland Thursday launched the 'Jan Bus', a low and flat floor bus designed for urban usage.Launched by Urban Development Minister Kamal ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro awarded for clean system


December 6th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) The Delhi Metro and the Delhi Integrated Multimodal Transport System (DIMTS) were honoured by the urban development ministry at an event here Tuesday.The awards were ... Read more...

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South Africa uses metro to carry waste to landfills


November 6th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
East London (South Africa), Nov 6 (IANS) A metro train system in South Africa is helping in the fight against climate change by carrying waste to landfill sites on trains ... Read more...

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More research needed on bus rapid transit system: Experts


July 18th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Bus Rapid Transit System (BRTS), considered a high-quality transit system, needs to be re-looked at and more research done before creating these corridors in ... Read more...

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Freebies to poor akin to tax sops for the rich: Ramadoss


March 21st, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 21 (IANS) Freebies like TVs and grinder-mixers given to the poor by the government are similar to tax exemptions to the rich and corporates, PMK leader S. Ramadoss ... Read more...

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Bangalore gets Rs.4,770 crore for better infrastructure


February 24th, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 24 (IANS) The Karnataka budget for fiscal 2011-12 Thursday earmarked Rs.4,470 crore for various infrastructure projects in this tech hub to mitigate hardships faced by its nearly eight million denizens ... Read more...

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Two killed in Delhi road accidents


December 21st, 2010 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Two people were killed Monday in separate accidents on the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) corridor in south Delhi, police said.A 25-year-old driver was killed while three of ... Read more...

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Bicycle ride creates climate awareness in New Delhi


December 5th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0New Delhi, Dec.5 (ANI): Delhi Cycling Club (DCC) organized its fourth 'Climate Bicycle Ride' to spread awareness on climate change and rising pollution by mentioning the importance of cycling ... Read more...

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New policy to focus on public transport


August 12th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Formulation of a national urban transport policy, financing of buses and a bus rapid transit system project are some of the steps taken by the central government ... Read more...

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Guwahati’s landscape to change with satellite towns, BRT systems


June 16th, 2010 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman Guwahati, June 16 (IANS) Fast-growing Guwahati has seen haphazard development and faces a mismanaged network of too many buses. But now three new satellite townships and two Bus Rapid Transit ... Read more...

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Going green: Sustainable Urban Transport Project launched


June 9th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) To encourage public transportation and go the green way, the urban development ministry Wednesday launched the Sustainable Urban Transport Project (SUTP) which will be first implemented in ... Read more...

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BRT corridors are the future for big cities: IIT-Delhi (Lead)


April 25th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi (IIT-Delhi) says the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) corridor might have taken a "temporary beating" but it is the future for big cities ... Read more...

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