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Indian scientist develops 'smart car system' that can tell if you are driving wrong

Reckless Drivers! Very soon your cars may be able tell if you are driving wrong, thanks to a new research by Indian scientist.

Caught on camera: Car crushes three-year-old girl to death in Ludhiana
Caught on camera: Car crushes three-year-old girl to death in Ludhiana

In a cruel and heart-wrenching incident, a three-and-a-half-year-old girl, Damul, was crushed to death by a car due to the driver's negligence outside their house in Kitchlu Nagar here.

Utility vehicles top online search among used cars: Google

 Online queries for used cars grew 30 per cent in 2014 and has jumped 20 times in the last six years, with utility vehicles being the most sought after among used ones, technology giant Google said here today.

Kerala: Spurned lover rams car into girl

A spurned lover allegedly rammed his car into a young woman at Arimbur here and then went on to knock down five others who tried to help her, leaving them injured.

Soon, run your car on hydrogen from corn
Soon, run your car on hydrogen from corn

Stop worrying about rising petrol costs as researchers have now discovered a novel way to create hydrogen fuel using abundantly available corn stalks and husk.

One dead as police fire on car in incident at US spy HQ

Police opened fire and one suspect died Monday after a car tried to ram its way into the headquarters of US National Security Agency, America`s electronic eavesdropper.

Los Angeles train hits car on tracks and derails, 21 hurt

A Los Angeles commuter train struck a car that turned in front of it near the University of Southern California campus on Saturday, derailing into a major thoroughfare and injuring 21 people, two of them seriously.

LA commuter train hits car, partially derails; 21 hurt

A commuter train slammed into a car at a crossing in front of the University of Southern California, seriously injuring the driver and the train's operator. Nineteen passengers on the train suffered lesser injuries.

David Crosby's car hits jogger
David Crosby's car hits jogger

Singer David Crosby has "accidentally" hit a jogger while driving 55 miles per hour. The accident happened near 73-year-old singer's California home on Sunday in Santa Ynez Valley, reported Us magazine.

The car that won't let you drive if you are drunk

 Researchers are working on an in-built blood alcohol level tester that can prevent people under its influence from driving.

AeroMobile aims to hit skies with flying car in 2017

A two-seater flying car which can take flight from any clear road could go on sale as early as 2017, potentially changing personal transport on a global scale, its manufacturers say.

First flying car to go on sale in 2017
First flying car to go on sale in 2017

A two-seater flying car which can take flight from any clear road could go on sale as early as 2017, potentially changing personal transport on a global scale, its manufacturers say.

France to boost Sahel troops to help fight against Boko Haram

France will boost its military presence in the troubled Sahel region of Africa where jihadist groups operate to support the fight against Boko Haram, Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said Wednesday.

Car catches fire in Faridabad

 A stationary car caught fire at Sector 8 here today, but no casualties were reported, police said.

Several injured as driver hits pedestrians in Jerusalem

A driver ploughed his car into pedestrians in Jerusalem on Friday before trying to stab them, injuring several in an attack mirroring similar incidents last year, police said.

France begins troop drawdown in Central African Republic

France announced on Thursday it was reducing its troop numbers in the Central African Republic as it gradually hands over to a 8,500-strong UN peacekeeping force brought in to contain a deadly sectarian conflict.

Mitigating electric car 'range anxiety'

The one thing that is always on the mind of drivers while buying a battery electric vehicle (BEV) is the range of the vehicle.

UN Security Council diplomats to visit CAR, Burundi

UN Security Council envoys will travel to the Central African Republic next week to take stock of international efforts to restore stability, France`s UN ambassador said Tuesday.

Central African Republic ex-leaders `ready to join` peace process

 Two ex-presidents of Central African Republic accused of underminding the democratic transition in the war-torn country are ready to join the reconciliation process, sources close to negotiations said Wednesday.