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Category: Non-motorized :: Bicycles
Last updated: Sep 14 2019 11:36 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Where and how can you ride a ‘smart bike’ in Chennai? 14.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Since its launch in February this year, Chennai's smart bike fleet has grown to 370 and sees, on average, 252 rides per day across all locations. A look at the details of the system and its overall performance so far
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Paris Commuters Hit As Metro Workers Strike Over Pension Reform 13.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Paris metro and other public transport workers walked off the job Friday over a planned pension overhaul, sparking huge traffic jams and forcing many people to stay home for the one-day strike action.
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Rapido seeks time as Transport dept wants permission details 29.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Rapido seeks time as Transport dept wants permission details
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The gaps in public transport that are pushing people towards private vehicles 27.8.2019 Citizen Matters
Citizens look for mainly three factors when it comes to public transportation: efficiency, accessibility, and affordability. Sadly, Indian cities have been ignoring all three, leading to an explosion of private vehicles on our streets and all the associated problems.
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Delhi, Mumbai or Bengaluru, our cities treat pedestrians as second class citizens 21.8.2019 Citizen Matters
In 2018, pedestrians comprised more than 50% fatalities on Mumbai streets; the numbers for Delhi and Bangalore stood at 44% and 40%. Our streets have turned into a battlefield between cars and citizens, and citizens almost always lose.
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2.60 Lakh Kg Rice Worth 85 Lakh Stolen Using Scooters, Bikes: Police 13.8.2019 NDTV News - Latest
In a bizarre incident, some officials of the Food Corporation of India and a private company allegedly stole over 2.60 lakh kilogram rice worth about Rs 85 lakh by falsely showing that the consignment...
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Traffic chaos in Sivasagar town turning from bad to worse 4.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Traffic chaos in Sivasagar town turning from bad to worse
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The silent epidemic: An opioid crisis is sweeping Africa and West Asia 27.7.2019 Scroll.in
Weakly regulated painkillers are causing untold damage, but stricter controls could have dire consequences for patients.
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Factbox: Incoming PM Johnson's record as London mayor 23.7.2019 Reuters: World News
Boris Johnson has referred to his record as Mayor of London as a pointer to what he could achieve when he replaces Theresa May as Conservative Party leader and British prime minister.
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TVS launches Ethanol based bike @ Rs 1,20,000 12.7.2019 Central Chronicle
Agencies, New Delhi Two and three-wheelers manufacturer TVS Motor Company here on Friday launched country’s first Ethanol based motorcycle TVS Apache RTR 200 Fi E100 at Rs 1,20,000. The motorcycle was launched by Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Jairam Gadkari, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant and TVS Motor Company Chairman Venu Srinivasan. TVS Motor […]
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Naspers-backed Dott to launch e-bikes after new fundraising 4.7.2019 Reuters: Money News
European startup Dott has secured 30 million euros ($34 million) in a fundraising led by existing investors EQT and South Africa's Naspers to launch an electric bike hiring business and roll out new generations of its electric ...
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Making carpooling legal in Bengaluru – it’s the centre’s job, not state’s 3.7.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
The state government has been roundly criticised for banning carpooling and ridesharing in Bengaluru. But it is the central government, not the state, that has powers to amend the Motor Vehicles Act and permit carpooling
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Uber loses bid for U.S. tariff relief on Chinese-made e-bike 13.6.2019 Reuters: Money News
The U.S. Trade Representative's Office rejected Uber Technologies Inc's request for relief from 25% tariffs imposed on Chinese-made electric bicycles, according to a May 29 letter.
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Motorbike taxi firms rev up for race into West Africa 12.6.2019 Reuters: Money News
Motorcycle taxi companies are expanding in West Africa with backing from investors betting that the meteoric rise of two-wheeled taxi firms in Asia can be replicated in some of the fastest growing countries in the world.
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Love for bikes makes these Army officers hit roads to relive their passion 9.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Love for bikes makes these Army officers hit roads to relive their passion
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World Bicycle Day celebrated 7.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
World Bicycle Day celebrated
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Cyclists campaign for safety on Bengaluru roads 4.6.2019 Citizen Matters
Though more Bengalureans are taking to cycling now, cyclists are highly unsafe on the roads. This Sunday, over 3000 cyclists rode on the streets, calling for motorists to keep them safe Though Bengalureans have taken to cycling increasingly over the years, the city roads have remained unsafe for cyclists. This Sunday, over 3000 cyclists participated in a ride, calling for motorists to keep cyclists safe on roads
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‘Bicycle an instrument of empowerment too’ : Mamata 3.6.2019 Central Chronicle
Agencies, Kolkata Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said a bicycle is not just a means of transport but an instrument of empowerment too. On the occasion of World Bicycle Day, Ms Banerjee in a tweet message said, “Today is World Bicycle Day. A bicycle is not just a means of transport but an instrument […]
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World Bicycle Day: Weight Loss And 7 Other Benefits Of Including Cycling In Your Fitness Regime 3.6.2019 NDTV News - Latest
World Bicycle Day: The United Nations General Assembly declared June 3rd as World Bicycle Day. Here's how getting your feet pedalling can have wonderful benefits for your health.
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Harsh Vardhan Cycles To Work On Day One As Health Minister 3.6.2019 NDTV News - India-news
Dr Harsh Vardhan, who has been appointed in the Prime Minister-led Narendra Modi cabinet for a second consecutive term, arrived at the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare this morning on a cycle to...
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