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London-style AC double-decker buses for Kolkata tourism


October 17th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 17 (IANS) Taking forward Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's promise to make "Kolkata into London", the city authorities will soon introduce two open-deck AC double-decker buses for sightseeing."Two ... Read more...

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Google Doodle Honors Civil Rights Activist Rosa Parks’ Bus Ride


December 3rd, 2010 - 12:41 am ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The African American woman Rosa Parks who heralded a new era of civil rights movement by refusing to give up her seat to white passenger way ... Read more...

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Delhi women to get free bus ride on Bhai Duj


November 6th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 6 (IANS) Women in the national capital will be allowed to travel free in state-run public transport buses Sunday on the occasion of Bhai Duj, the Delhi government ... Read more...

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Miss World finalists to boost World Cup bus ride


June 20th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 20 (DPA) The 31 Miss World finalists will climb aboard the new Rea Vaya bus system later Sunday to travel to a Brazil-Ivory Coast game. Getting to and from games has ... Read more...

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Delhi Government launches park and ride bus service


May 5th, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 5 (ANI): Delhi Government on Wednesday launched a "Park and Ride" bus service for Central Government office complex to ease out parking problem and reduce inconvenience to visiting public ... Read more...

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Working Pakistani women lament about transportation woes


February 1st, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb. 1 (ANI): A bus ride between the twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad usually proves to be a nightmarish experience for the working women, housewives and girl students, as they ... Read more...

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74,000 and still counting as Metro makes Noida debut


November 13th, 2009 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) People's response to the Delhi Metro's Yamuna Bank-Noida section that opened Friday surpassed all expectations as nearly 74,000 passengers travelled by evening, an official said. "By 6 in ... Read more...

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Bus users switch to Metro for quick, smooth ride


November 13th, 2009 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Noida, Nov 13 (IANS) The opening of Delhi Metro's Noida line Friday was welcomed by thousands of residents of east Delhi and Noida. Ticket counters stayed busy all day and packed ... Read more...

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Free bus ride for Delhi women on Bhai Dooj


October 16th, 2009 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) Women in the national capital can enjoy a free ride in Delhi Transport Corp (DTC) buses Monday on the occasion of Bhai Dooj, Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit ... Read more...

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Mexican boy takes 1,000 km bus ride to find mom


August 28th, 2009 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 28 (EFE) An 11-year-old boy travelled more than 1,000 kilometers by bus to the US border in search of his mother who lives in Laredo, Texas, an official said. Jose ... Read more...

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Refusing to pay one yuan for bus ride costs Chinese miser 36,000!


August 7th, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, August 7 (ANI): Fighting over just one extra yuan a mini-bus driver asked for his ride has cost a Chinese miser 36,000 yuan extra.The man has been ordered by a ... Read more...

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Women to get free bus ride in Delhi on Rakhi day


August 3rd, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Women in the capital city can enjoy a free ride in Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses Wednesday on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan, Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit ... Read more...

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Ponting admits to giving Lee the occasional kick in the backside to rev him up


July 9th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Cardiff (Wales), July 9 (ANI): Ricky Ponting has said that he has had to give Brett Lee an occasional kick up the backside to get the best out of his fast bowler.The ... Read more...

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Visiting the Taj Mahal is one of the ”Things Not To Do Before You Die”


September 17th, 2008 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 17 (ANI): The Taj Mahal may be one of the Seven Wonders of the World but a new hilarious new book suggests ''not to visit the place before dying'', ... Read more...

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Pile ups continue on car lane of bus corridor


April 28th, 2008 - 10:10 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) With only two days left for the formal inauguration of the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) corridor between Ambedkar Nagar and Moolchand in south Delhi, the traffic pile ... Read more...

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Massive welcome awaits under-19 team


March 3rd, 2008 - 9:56 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, March 3 (IANS) The victorious Indian under-19 cricket team will soak the admiration of Indian fans in an open bus ride much like the Twenty20 champions got in Mumbai when they ... Read more...

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