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Friday, Dec 04, 2020

Public transport

Jul 31, 2020 22:45
Nothing gives the human heart more pleasure than a colourful piece of art, but while a section of HT Chandigarh readers says creativity can find expression just about anywhere from walls of buildings to vehicles, others feel nothing should be done to distract drivers and risk accidents read more
Jun 10, 2020 20:30
The ministry of housing and urban affairs has recommended holistic planning for pedestrian-friendly market spaces in various cities and municipal areas in the country in consultation with stake holders. read more
May 15, 2020 18:39
One of the worst affected areas in the UK, London presents an unreal picture, with usually buzzing streets and areas stilled into silence by the lockdown imposed by the coronavirus pandemic. read more
May 06, 2020 23:32
A ban on regular air, rail travel and interstate transport remained as the Centre extended the lockdown until May 17 last week. Taxi and cab aggregators were allowed to operate with two passengers even as inter and intra-district buses remain prohibited in orange zones. read more
May 06, 2020 17:02
Opening of transport and highways will go a long way in instilling confidence among the public, said the minister, adding that public transport may open soon with some guidelines. read more
Apr 21, 2020 23:52
The finding, submitted to American nonprofit research agency National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), underscores the threat of infection in public transport where people are prone to being in close proximity and touching several surfaces through which an infection could spread. read more
Feb 29, 2020 06:42
Some cities have already taken similar partial measures but the transport ministry said it was the first time such a decision would cover an entire country. read more
Sep 15, 2019 21:29
Moreover, only about 20% of the city’s roads have streetlights, with encroachments and unauthorized parking reducing the carrying capacity of roads—about 32% of which are two-lane carriageways—making them prone to traffic congestion. read more
Aug 15, 2019 00:19
Depending on which side of the political divide one stands, the last ten days have been cause for grand celebration at the “integration” of Jammu & Kashmir or immense distress at the purpose and manner of it all. read more
Aug 10, 2019 00:17
These buses will be rolled out in the next three months. The first 100 buses within a month. Pardeshi, however, accepted that a lot more needed to be done to address dust pollution in the city. read more
Jun 06, 2019 01:21
It is an issue of concern that women’s work participation in the country is going down. Three out of four women are not in the workforce today and the gender pay gap is 34%. read more
Jun 04, 2019 06:15
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal’s announcement to make travel in Delhi Metro and in public buses free for women on Monday faced flak from several women passengers, but those from the working class backgrounds hailed it. read more
Apr 13, 2019 21:50
Negotiating Mumbai via public transport is often a rewarding experience read more
Dec 07, 2018 12:01
Need another reason to plan a vacation in Luxembourg? The tiny European country is set to become the first country to make all public transport free. read more
Oct 16, 2018 10:43
Monorail consists of a single track, typically elevated, with trains operating on it. According to the proposal, the project will connect Chandigarh, Panchkula and Mohali. read more