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HMSI launches its second 110 cc bike for mass market


May 15th, 2012 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) In a bid to capture the mass rural market share, two-wheeler manufacturer Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) Tuesday launched its second 110 cc ... Read more...

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TVS Motor logs lower sales in March


April 2nd, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 2 (IANS) Two and three-wheeler maker TVS Motor Co said Monday that it sold 182,527 units in March, down from 191,081 in March a year ago.In the last ... Read more...

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Over 200 tourists rescued in Himachal


January 4th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 4 (IANS) More than 200 tourists who were stranded in hills overlooking the tourist resort Manali in Himachal Pradesh due to snow were rescued Wednesday evening.Efforts are still ... Read more...

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Scooters India losses pegged at Rs.18.44 crore this fiscal


August 2nd, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) The soon-to-be sold, state-run automobile manufacturer Scooters India is expected to suffer losses to the tune of Rs.18.44 crore in the current fiscal, according to ... Read more...

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Women two-wheeler riders may have to wear helmets


July 4th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) If the Delhi Traffic Police has its way, all women who drive two-wheelers or ride pillion in the capital may soon have to wear ... Read more...

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Mahindra to relaunch Stallio motorcycle


July 4th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 4 (IANS) With an eye to the fast growing motorcycle market in India, Mahindra Two Wheelers Ltd (MTWL) Monday said it will relaunch its 110cc bike Stallio later ... Read more...

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Honda targets sales of 21 lakh mobikes, scooters


May 11th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 11 (IANS) Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt Ltd (HMSI), the 100 percent owned two-wheeler subsidiary of Honda Motor Company, hopes to sell 21 lakh motorcycles and ... Read more...

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TVS Motor logs 14 percent sales growth in April


May 1st, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 1 (IANS) Two- and three-wheeler maker TVS Motor Company Ltd opened fiscal 2011-12 with 14 percent sales growth in April compared to same period in the previous ... Read more...

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Lucknow teachers go green with ‘No vehicle day’


April 22nd, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 22 (IANS) In an eco-friendly initiative, the Lucknow University Teachers' Association (LUTA) has decided to observe "No vehicle day" every month to counter vehicular pollution in the campus.On ... Read more...

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Four Oz boys aged 11 to 14 charged with sexual assault


March 24th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 24 (ANI): Four boys in Australia, in the ages of 11,12,13 and 14, have been charged with sexual assault against women and other offences over a two-day period.Police claim that ... Read more...

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Yesteryears’ beauties roll out for water onservation (Lead)


March 22nd, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Around 40 classic cars, bikes and scooters, including Buicks, Lambrettas and Vespas, took part in a rally here Tuesday to campaign for the cause ... Read more...

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Vintage vehicles spread save water message in Delhi


March 22nd, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Around 40 vintage cars, bikes and scooters, including Buicks, Lambrettas and Vespas, drove around the city Tuesday to campaign for the cause of conserving water.The ... Read more...

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Over Rs.6,000 crore from automobile excise in April-January 2010-11


February 24th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Government revenue from excise duty on the automobile sector grew by 32.90 percent and stood at Rs.6,197.99 crore in the first nine months of the fiscal 2010-11, ... Read more...

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Army to observe 2011 as year for disabled soldiers


December 15th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) The Indian Army will observe 2011 as the year for its disabled personnel to honour the soldiers who have been rendered handicapped while serving the nation, its ... Read more...

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TVS Motor logs 29 percent November sales growth


December 1st, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 1 (IANS) Logging growth across all segments, the TVS Motor Company registered a 29 percent increase in sales in November this year compared to the corresponding period last year.The company ... Read more...

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Aamir Khan unveils Mahindra’s two motorbikes in Mumbai


October 1st, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
By Shaikh SharikMumbai, Oct.1 (ANI): Actor Aamir Khan has described Mahindra and Mahindra as a great brand after unveiling the group's two motorbikes 'Stallio' and 'Mojo' here.Khan said Mahindra is also ... Read more...

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TVS Motors logs 34 percent sales growth in August


September 1st, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 1 (IANS) City-based TVS Motor Company closed August with a 34 percent sales growth as compared to the previous year's corresponding period. Logging growth in all the three segments- motor cycles, ... Read more...

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Rs.25 lakh foodgrain scam in Bihar flood relief


July 24th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 24 (IANS) Bihar officials claim to have carried quintals of foodgrains for flood relief on two wheelers, instead of trucks, says a report of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) ... Read more...

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TVS Motor logs 36 percent sales growth in June


July 1st, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 1 (IANS) Two wheeler manufacturer TVS Motor Company has clocked a 36 percent increase in sales last month as compared to the volume it logged in June 2009. The company last ... Read more...

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Now, scooter proficiency course for Brit students!


May 26th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 26 (ANI): A scooter proficiency course, aiming to teach children to be cautious while riding the vehicle, has been launched for the first time in Britain.Since an increasing ... Read more...

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Fraud by BSNL employees in Aligarh unearthed


April 4th, 2010 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
By Nabeel A. Khan Aligarh, April 4 (IANS) Many of the taxis hired by the state-owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) office in the past decade for official reasons have turned out to ... Read more...

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Gadkari receives warm welcome at Nagpur


December 20th, 2009 - 8:28 pm ICT by ANI
Nagpur, Dec 20 (ANI): Newly nominated Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Nitin Gadkari received a warm welcome from the party workers and well wishers in his home town Nagpur on Sunday.Gadkari ... Read more...

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Rahul Bajaj not happy with move to phase out ‘hamara Bajaj’


December 16th, 2009 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Bajaj Auto chairman Rahul Bajaj is not too happy with his son's decision to phase out the company's iconic scooters, but feels the decision of Rajiv Bajaj ... Read more...

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Auto sales up 14 percent in first half this fiscal


October 13th, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Total automobile sales increased 14.51 percent between April and September this fiscal over that in the corresponding period last fiscal, as per data released by an industry ... Read more...

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TVS Motor sales jump 11 percent in August


September 1st, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 1 (IANS) Two-wheeler manufacturer TVS Motor Tuesday reported an 11 percent growth in August, totting up sales of 126,842 units as against 114,321 units sold in the corresponding month last ... Read more...

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TVS Motor logs six percent sales increase


July 1st, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 1 (IANS) TVS Motor Co has seen its June sales of two-wheelers increasing six percent over that registered in the corresponding month last year, the company said Wednesday. In a statement, ... Read more...

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Auto lifters’ gang busted in Ghaziabad


June 2nd, 2009 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, June 2 (IANS) The Ghaziabad police Tuesday said they have busted a major auto lifting racket in this Uttar Pradesh district after arresting three members of the gang who were active ... Read more...

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Ghaziabad constituency witnesses 46.4 percent turnout


May 7th, 2009 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, May 7 (IANS) The Ghaziabad Lok Sabha constituency, from where Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh is contesting, witnessed a voter turnout of 46.4 percent, officials said Thursday. The ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

TVS Motor logs 13 percent sales growth in February


March 1st, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 1 (IANS) Two-wheeler manufacturer TVS Motor has posted a 13 percent growth in sales in February, selling over 107,300 units as compared to the sales figure of 95,235 units for ... Read more...

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TVS Motor posts lower net profit in second quarter


October 30th, 2008 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 30 (IANS) Two-wheeler major TVS Motor Co Ltd's net profit in the quarter ended Sep 30 this year dipped to Rs.104 million from Rs.119 million a year earlier, the company ... Read more...

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Gujarat school motivates students to use bicycles


July 25th, 2008 - 9:02 pm ICT by ANI
By Divyesh Vayeda Porbandar (Gujarat), July 25 (ANI): In an unique initiative to motivate individuals for reducing dependency on petrol-driven vehicles, a Porbandar school in Gujarat has made it compulsory for its ... Read more...

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Bajaj Auto’s first quarter net dips to Rs.1.75 bn


July 10th, 2008 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Leading two-wheeler maker Bajaj Auto's net profit for the first quarter of 2008-09 dipped to Rs.1.75 billion, compared to Rs.1.83 billion for the corresponding period last year. The ... Read more...

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Second day of BRT sees traffic snarls in Delhi


April 21st, 2008 - 12:51 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) The second day of the test run of the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system from Ambedkar Nagar to Moolchand in south Delhi resulted in major traffic snarls ... Read more...

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Speeding vehicle kills minor in Uttar Pradesh


March 8th, 2008 - 12:05 am ICT by admin
Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh), March 7 (IANS) In a hit-and-run incident, a speeding vehicle killed a minor child in Uttar Pradesh, a police official said Friday. The accident occurred near Prayag Hospital in ... Read more...

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Now, a foldable electric scooter


December 7th, 2007 - 3:43 pm ICT by admin
Washington, December 7 (ANI): Keeping in mind the increasing problem of traffic congestion and pollution, Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers have developed a compact scooter for sharing, which is powered by electricity ... Read more...

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