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Shutdown hits normal life in Andhra Pradesh


September 20th, 2012 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 20 (IANS) The nation-wide shutdown called by the opposition to protest hike in diesel price, cap on subsidised LPG cylinders and FDI in retail, evoked near total response ... Read more...

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Auto firms bullish on electric vehicles after government plan


September 6th, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Days after the government announced a Rs.23,000 crore plan for promotion of electric and hybrid vehicles automobile majors Thursday unveiled their plans in the segment.Two-wheeler ... Read more...

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Delhi gets first woman e-rickshaw driver (With Image)


September 6th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) A single mother of two Thursday become the national capital's first woman electric rickshaw driver."I couldn't have been happier," 33-year-old Kohinoor said after receiving the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

M&M; logs 22 percent sales growth in August


September 1st, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 1 (IANS) Automobile major Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd (M&M;) Saturday announced that it has logged 22 percent sales growth in August this year as compared to the same ... Read more...

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Government approves plan to promote hybrid vehicles


August 29th, 2012 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) The government Wednesday approved a project for the promotion of environmentally-friendly electric and hybrid vehicles, at a total cost of Rs.23,000 crore ($4 billion) which ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Mahindra & Mahindra grows 19 percent in July


August 1st, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 1 (IANS) Utility vehicle major Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd (M&M;) closed July with 19 percent growth in sales selling 47,059 units.In a statement issued Wednesday, M&M; said the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Separatist shutdown mars life in Kashmir


July 28th, 2012 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 28 (IANS) Life was adversely affected here and in other major towns of the valley Saturday following a shutdown called by the separatists to protest the killing of ... Read more...

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Separatist shutdown affects life in Kashmir


June 11th, 2012 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 11 (IANS) Life in Srinagar and other towns in the Kashmir Valley was impacted Monday as shops, educational institutions and business establishments shut down in response to a ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Bajaj Auto’s fourth quarter net profit down 45 percent


May 17th, 2012 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) Two- and three-wheeler major Bajaj Auto Thursday reported a decline of 44.87 percent in its net profit for the fourth quarter of last fiscal which stood ... Read more...

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TVS Motor sales up 7 percent in April


May 1st, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 1 (IANS) Two and three-wheeler maker TVS Motor Company Ltd closed April with a 7 percent growth in sales volume in the domestic market as compared to the ... Read more...

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‘Automobile sales to rise 10-12 percent in 2012-13′


April 10th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The Indian automobile industry is expecting a 10-12 percent rise in sales in fiscal 2012-13 from the 17,376,624 units sold in 2011-12 on better macro-economic ... Read more...

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Separatist shutdown hits life in Kashmir Valley (Lead)


April 7th, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 7 (IANS) Life here and elsewhere in the Kashmir Valley was hit Saturday by a shutdown called by separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani against the conviction of Kashmiri ... Read more...

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Chandy announces sops for the physically challenged


April 4th, 2012 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 4 (IANS) More government jobs, free three-wheelers and easy accessibility for physically challenged people in Kerala are the latest sops that the Kerala government under Chief Minister ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘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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Strike takes autos off Delhi roads, commuters hit (Lead)


February 28th, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Thousands of Delhi residents used to travelling by auto-rickshaws for their regular commute were hit Tuesday as many drivers of these ubiquitous three-wheelers joined a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Strike takes autos off Delhi roads, commuters hit


February 28th, 2012 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Thousands of Delhi residents used to travelling by auto-rickshaws for their regular commute were hit Tuesday as many drivers of these ubiquitous three-wheelers joined a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

TVS Motor launches upgraded TVS Star City model


January 24th, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 24 (IANS) TVS Motor Company Ltd, which manufactures two- and three-wheelers, Tuesday announced the launch of an upgraded version of its 110cc motorcycle TVS Star City.In a statement, ... Read more...

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Bajaj Auto’s Q3 net profit zooms 19 percent


January 19th, 2012 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 19 (IANS) Two- and three-wheeler major Bajaj Auto Thursday reported a 19 percent increase in its net profit for the Oct-Dec third quarter of the current fiscal at ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Kinetic Engineering to launch two new gearboxes


January 17th, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Auto component manufacturer Kinetic Engineering Tuesday said it will role out two new gearboxes for different customers."We have two very important programmes which are ready ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Shutdown call by traders affects life in Srinagar (With Image)


January 6th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 6 (IANS) A complete shutdown called by traders and transporters Friday affected normal life in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital and other parts of the valley.Shops ... Read more...

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Bajaj Auto’s December sales growth slows


January 2nd, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 2 (IANS) Bajaj Auto Monday reported a 10 percent growth in sales for December 2011, compared to 25 percent in the previous month, sending its shares tumbling.The company ... Read more...

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‘Steel Strips Wheels’ commences exports to Audi


December 30th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) Automobile component manufacturer 'Steel Strips Wheels Limited' (SSWL) Friday said it had started exports of steel wheels to German carmaker Audi from Dec 30 from ... Read more...

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Hyderabad shutdown hits normal life


September 30th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 30 (IANS) Normal life was affected in Hyderabad Friday during a daylong shutdown called by the Telangana Joint Action Committee (JAC) as part of the ongoing general ... Read more...

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Telangana comes to a halt as all train services cancelled


September 24th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 24 (IANS) With all trains cancelled, auto-rickshaws off the road, and the state Road Transport Corporation buses already standing idle, Telangana region came to a standstill ... Read more...

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Bids not yet invited for Scooters India: Patel


September 6th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) The government Tuesday said it has not yet initiated any procedure for inviting bids for the sick public sector enterprise Scooters India and is ... Read more...

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Bajaj Auto’s Q1 sales up 14 percent


August 2nd, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 2 (IANS) Two- and three-wheeler manufacturer Bajaj Auto Tuesday reported an increase of 14 percent in its sales, including exports, for July at 363,712 units as compared to ... Read more...

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TVS Motor logs 14 percent sales growth in July


August 1st, 2011 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 1 (IANS) Two and three wheeler maker TVS Motor Company Ltd closed July with a 14 percent increase in sales over the corresponding period of 2010.The company's total ... Read more...

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TVS Motor logs 14 percent sales growth in June


July 1st, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 1 (IANS) Two and three-wheeler maker TVS Motor Company Ltd closed June with sales growth of around 14 percent over the corresponding period of 2010.The company recorded total ... Read more...

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Geelani’s shutdown call hits life in Srinagar


June 11th, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 11 (IANS) Life across the Jammu and Kashmir summer capital was affected Saturday following a shutdown called by hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani, whom the authorities placed ... Read more...

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Government to put Scooters India on the block (Lead)


May 19th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) The government Thursday said it will sell its entire 95 percent stake in loss-making two- and three-wheeler manufacturer Scooters India Ltd, maker of the ... Read more...

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1:1 bonus issue by TVS Motor Company


April 29th, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai April 29 (IANS) Two and three wheeler maker TVS Motor Company's board Friday recommended bonus equity issue of 1:1.The Rs.47.51 crore equity based company closed the year 2010-11 with ... Read more...

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Srinagar shuts to protest religious leader’s killing


April 9th, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 9 (IANS) Normal life was affected Saturday in Jammu and Kashmir's summer capital Srinagar as the separatists called a shutdown to protest the killing of Islamic cleric Maulana ... Read more...

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Bajaj Auto sales up 34 percent in 2010-11


April 4th, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) Two and three-wheeler maker Bajaj Auto Monday reported 34 percent rise in its sales at 38,23,951 units in fiscal 2010-11 against 28,52,580 during the ... Read more...

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Bajaj Auto sales jump 22 percent in February


March 2nd, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Two and three-wheeler maker Bajaj Auto Monday reported 22 percent rise in its sales at 326,874 units in February against 266,678 units in the ... Read more...

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Auto industry to entice customers with new launches in 2011


January 16th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Rohit Vaid New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) After robust sales last year, the Indian automobile industry seems set to sustain the growth trajectory in 2011 with a slew of new launches, while ... Read more...

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