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Most road accident victims ferried to hospital in autos, AIIMS data shows

The data also showed while 1,584 people died in road accidents in Delhi in 2017, the number went up to 1,690 in 2018
Only 15% were brought in government ambulances, while 10% were rushed to the hospital in private ambulances and 20% by the Delhi Police.(HT Archive)
Only 15% were brought in government ambulances, while 10% were rushed to the hospital in private ambulances and 20% by the Delhi Police.(HT Archive)
Published on Feb 20, 2020 07:50 PM IST
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ByAnvit Srivastava, New Delhi

Cut your cost of eating out

Earlier, eating out was just a weekend trend but with millennials increasingly moving to metro cities for their professional life away from their homes, the frequency is increasing.
Eating out regularly has now become a means of luxury irrespective of the fact that it may corrode future savings.(Getty Images/ Representive image)
Eating out regularly has now become a means of luxury irrespective of the fact that it may corrode future savings.(Getty Images/ Representive image)
Updated on Jun 18, 2019 10:26 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Mumbai | ByRevati Krishna

Automatic sensors, mobile apps, shared spaces take the sting out of parking

In overcrowded metro cities, automated systems are finally helping harried motorists find slots in the newly constructed parking towers around them.
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Published on Jun 08, 2019 06:21 PM IST
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Hindustan Times | BySamriddhi Nandi

Gender-geography equation can change with free transport

Such plans evolve and are course-corrected as they are implemented. There is no perfect plan, ever. It’s facile to dismiss Kejriwal as a populist and the plan as a poll gimmick. But a city must begin somewhere
Picture for representation only.(HT Photo)
Picture for representation only.(HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 06, 2019 12:15 AM IST
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Rental income may not be the right option for you

Most homeowners may look at the value of property but forget to assess the returns in the form of rental yield along with all the hassle of handling a real estate.
The property prices and rental yields are closely linked to each other.(HT File Photo)
The property prices and rental yields are closely linked to each other.(HT File Photo)
Published on May 20, 2019 11:46 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Gurgaon | By

Lok Sabha elections 2019: In south central Mumbai battleground, old guard takes on young gun

Gaikwad’s focus is clear –the failure of the Narendra Modi-led Government, and Shewale’s poor performance in raising his voice in Delhi to make Mumbai a world-class city.
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Updated on Apr 24, 2019 03:52 AM IST
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Professionals in Delhi, Bengaluru expect less pay hikes: Study

In Mumbai, almost 37 per cent people are expecting increments above 20 per cent while in Pune and Chennai, the number is 36 per cent and 38 per cent, respectively.
Bengaluru observed that 21 per cent people expect appraisals in the range of up to 10 per cent hike while Delhi-NCR saw the trend of 20 per cent people expecting increments even on the lower side.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Bengaluru observed that 21 per cent people expect appraisals in the range of up to 10 per cent hike while Delhi-NCR saw the trend of 20 per cent people expecting increments even on the lower side.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Published on Apr 11, 2019 12:30 PM IST
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Indo Asian News Service | ByIndo Asian News Service

SpiceJet leases two aircraft to tide over Boeing 737 Max crisis

The domestic aviation industry has been hit by a shortage of jets following a ban on the Boeing 737 MAX 8, the type of aircraft that crashed in Ethiopia on Sunday killing 157 people.
SpiceJet leased two aircraft from a Turkish airline that will help ease a shortage of jets from Saturday,(Mint)
SpiceJet leased two aircraft from a Turkish airline that will help ease a shortage of jets from Saturday,(Mint)
Updated on Mar 15, 2019 09:36 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByFaizan Haider

GST cut to boost flat sales in Noida

The GST council’s move slashes tax rate on under-construction housing projects from 12% to 5%. It also cut tax rate on affordable homes from 8% to 1%.
Homes costing up to <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>45 lakh (for houses with carpet area of 60 square metre in metros and 90 square metre in non-metros) have been put in the affordable housing category.(Picture for representation)
Homes costing up to 45 lakh (for houses with carpet area of 60 square metre in metros and 90 square metre in non-metros) have been put in the affordable housing category.(Picture for representation)
Published on Feb 26, 2019 04:12 AM IST
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Your space: PMPML, Pune cannot afford e-buses

Is the cash-strapped Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Limited’s (PMPML) decision to hire 25 e-buses by offering a non-refundable subsidy of 50 lakh for each bus in the best interest of the city? Here is what our readers have to say...
The city is currently facing an issue of shortage of buses plying on routes and its lack of frequency. Despite this being a major inconvenience, PMPML has decided to invest in e-buses instead of increasing the number of regular buses.(RAHUL RAUT/HT PHOTO)
The city is currently facing an issue of shortage of buses plying on routes and its lack of frequency. Despite this being a major inconvenience, PMPML has decided to invest in e-buses instead of increasing the number of regular buses.(RAHUL RAUT/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Dec 16, 2018 03:35 PM IST
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In reverse gear: Fleet of Mumbai public buses reduces, but number of pvt vehicles increases

BEST had its highest number of buses at 4,700, including 280 air-conditioned ones, in 2010 compared to 3,337 in 2018 — a fall of 1,363 or 29%
The ridership has also been down.(HT PHOTO)
The ridership has also been down.(HT PHOTO)
Updated on Apr 29, 2018 12:45 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | By, Mumbai

A comedy play about the bragging affliction to be staged in the Capital

The ridiculous materialistic show-off in metro cities such as Delhi and Mumbai becomes the plot of the play, Mera Pati Salman Khan, which will soon be staged in Delhi.
Actors from different age groups rehearse for the play Mera Pati Salman Khan, which will be staged by Navras Theatre Group in Delhi.(Shivam Saxena/HT)
Actors from different age groups rehearse for the play Mera Pati Salman Khan, which will be staged by Navras Theatre Group in Delhi.(Shivam Saxena/HT)
Updated on Apr 08, 2018 04:34 PM IST
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Hindustan Times | By, New Delhi

Skipping 2 years’ government service to cost medical passouts heavily

Skipping the new and mandatory clause of serving government hospitals or medical colleges for two years can cost medical passouts heavily in Uttar Pradesh – up to Rs 1 crore.
As per the recent government decision, candidates getting admission to state-run medical colleges will have to fill a bond for two-year mandatory service at a government medical institution.(Representative image)
As per the recent government decision, candidates getting admission to state-run medical colleges will have to fill a bond for two-year mandatory service at a government medical institution.(Representative image)
Published on Apr 03, 2018 03:16 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By, Lucknow

Make Mumbai safer, fix the criminal justice system

The crime rate for assault on women was 25.6 per lakh people compared to the average of 19.3 for metro cities, in the NCRB report.
All these point to a crucial link in making Mumbai safer for women: The broken criminal justice system.(Representational photo)
All these point to a crucial link in making Mumbai safer for women: The broken criminal justice system.(Representational photo)
Updated on Mar 29, 2018 12:18 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | By, Mumbai
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