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Dial-an-auto soon in Maharashtra


April 3rd, 2012 - 1:25 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) The Maharashtra government plans to crack the whip on errant auto-rickshaws by making it compulsory for them to provide service to commuters on phone call.This assurance ... Read more...

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Mumbai’s auto-richshaws to get electronic meters


October 9th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 9 (IANS) The Maharashtra government Sunday ordered the installation of electronic meters on the around 100,000 auto-rickshaws plying in Mumbai's eastern and western suburbs to prevent over-charging by ... Read more...

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10,000 Mumbai autorickshaw permit holders agree to electronic meters


October 5th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 5 (IANS) The transport wing of the Raj Thackeray-led Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) Wednesday said all its 10,000 autorickshaw permit holders would be going in for electronic ... Read more...

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GPS, electronic meters to make cabs tourist friendly in Goa


July 13th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 13 (IANS) In a move to effectively book Goa's erring cabbies and to make sure tourists have a trouble-free time, the state tourism department is planning to equip ... Read more...

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Delhi resident’s groups vow to oppose power tariff hike


June 28th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Several resident welfare associations (RWA) in Delhi have said they would oppose any hike in power tariff and demanded audits to weed out faulty meters, ... Read more...

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Delhi residents oppose power tariff hike (Lead)


June 28th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Resident welfare associations (RWA) in Delhi Tuesday pledged to oppose any hike in power tariff and demanded audits to weed out faulty meters.The Delhi Electricity ... Read more...

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L&T; eyes 20 percent growth in electrical, automation business


June 13th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 13 (IANS) Engineering and construction major Larsen & Toubro is expecting a 20 percent year-on-year growth in its Electrical & Automation business in the next five years, a ... Read more...

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Beijing puts electronic meters to collect parking fee


March 17th, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 17 (IANS) The Beijing authority will install electronic metres at various parking lots to collect charges from vehicle owners using the space, a move which would gradually replace ... Read more...

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Agra residents protest erratic power supply


January 9th, 2011 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Jan 9 (IANS) Even as the mercury plummeted to 0.6 degrees Celsius Sunday, the Taj city witnessed heated protests in several parts over electricity shortages, with the residents saying the experiment ... Read more...

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Commuting by CNG driven autos, taxis to cost dearly in Mumbai


June 22nd, 2010 - 11:57 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, June 22 (ANI): Commuting by taxis and autorickshaws is going to be a costly affair in Mumbai, as a decision to hike fares of Compressed Natural Gas driven vehicles was taken ... Read more...

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Auto drivers to meet transport official over CNG hike


June 17th, 2010 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) With a Rs.5.70 hike per kg in the price of compressed natural gas (CNG), the city's 55,000 registered auto drivers are unhappy with no commensurate increase in ... Read more...

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Jaipur fire: FIR lodged against IOC officials for negligence


November 3rd, 2009 - 7:32 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Nov 3(ANI): A private company has lodged a First Information Report (FIR) against the officials of the Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) depot in Jaipur for their alleged negligence in the outbreak ... Read more...

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Jaipur fire: Blaze slowly abating, area around site to open for nearby factory owners


November 2nd, 2009 - 11:19 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Nov 2(ANI): The fire at the Indian Oil depot in Jaipur, which started on October 29, is slowly abating and the area around 700-800 meters away from the site will be ... Read more...

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55,000 taxis, 150,000 auto-rickshaws strike work, bring Mumbai to a standstill


October 16th, 2008 - 9:15 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Oct.16 (ANI): Around 55,000 taxis and 150,000 auto-rickshaws remained off Mumbai roads on Thursday to protest against a Maharashtra Government move to phase out vehicles and auto-rickshaws that were 25 ... Read more...

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Mumbai taxis and auto rickshaws go off roads


October 16th, 2008 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Oct 16 (ANI): In response to the Maharashtra Government''s decision to phase out taxis that over 25-years old, thousands of taxis and auto rickshaws observed a day-long strike in Mumbai ... Read more...

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A new club - of honest autorickshaw drivers


October 16th, 2008 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) There's a new club in town. The members are well dressed, courteous, trained and honest, and they all drive autorickshaws.Immaculately dressed in a grey uniform, Deepak Jaiswal, ... Read more...

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A major fire breaks out in industrial unit in Noida


June 3rd, 2008 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
Noida, June 3 (ANI): A major fire broke out in an industrial unit in Noida on Tuesday.The fire broke out at 7 a.m. and engulfed the factory that manufactures electronic meters.No ... Read more...

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Maharashtra auto-rickshaws on three-day strike


April 22nd, 2008 - 4:26 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, April 22 (IANS) Commuters had a harrowing time as auto-rikshaws across Maharashtra went off the roads Tuesday, commencing a three-day strike against a government proposal to install electronic meters. "We have ... Read more...

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Autos, taxis on a three-day strike in Maharashtra


April 22nd, 2008 - 12:28 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, Apr 22 (ANI): Autos and taxis drives plying across Maharashtra have gone on a three-day strike from Monday midnight to protest the introduction of electronic meters. The state government has made ... Read more...

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