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Bizarre or Insane? In China, drivers make sure victims are dead in road accidents - Know why

Bizarre or Insane? In China, drivers make sure victims are dead in road accidents - Know why

There is an interesting answer to this practice, which has reportedly become a tradition now.

Aug 01, 2016, 19:19 PM IST

Helmet compulsory for two-wheeler drivers: Rajahmundry RTO

Rajahmundry Regional Transport Officer (RTO) V Siri Anand on Monday warned of action against two-wheeler drivers who don't wear a helmet.

Nov 23, 2015, 15:13 PM IST

Drunk drivers are "lethal weapon", says Delhi court

Drunk drivers are a "lethal weapon", a Delhi court has said while refusing to set aside three days imprisonment awarded to a youth for driving his vehicle in an inebriated state.

Jul 26, 2015, 10:23 AM IST

UP govt to issue ID cards of drivers ferrying school kids

The district administration here has issued a notification for compulsory identification cards of drivers ferrying school kids under its initiative 'Mission Bharosa', ensuring safety of the students.

Jun 05, 2015, 15:29 PM IST
Formula One drivers urge fans to have their say

Formula One drivers urge fans to have their say

Formula One drivers are hoping to give supporters a say in the future of the sport through a global survey launched on Thursday.

May 22, 2015, 11:38 AM IST

70% people use smartphones while driving: Study

While texting (61 percent) and emailing (33 percent) are still the top activities of the drivers.

May 20, 2015, 16:06 PM IST
70% people use smartphones while driving: Study

70% people use smartphones while driving: Study

Most people at some point of time use their smartphone while driving. And the use is not just confined to making or receiving calls as some people also click selfies while driving, a new study says.

May 20, 2015, 15:12 PM IST

App to help drivers earn more during trips

If you're a cabbie and are keen to earn more during trips, there is now an app called 'SherpaShare' that helps ride-hailing drivers calculate their real incomes.

May 11, 2015, 14:52 PM IST
Cell phone-blocking tech lessens distracted driving among teens

Cell phone-blocking tech lessens distracted driving among teens

A new study has revealed that "distracted" adolescent-drivers are less likely to use phones or drive erratically when cameras and blocking programs are in place.

Apr 28, 2015, 13:37 PM IST

Drivers who don't drink enough water can be as dangerous as drunken ones

A new study has revealed that drivers who don't drink enough water can be as dangerous as the drunken ones.

Apr 21, 2015, 12:56 PM IST

Higher prevalence of diseases among drivers: Study

Drivers have a higher prevalence of diseases, including obesity and hypertension, in comparison to other working professionals, according to a study released on Friday.

Apr 10, 2015, 23:50 PM IST

Mahindra Transport Excellence Awards: Celebrating India's transport industry

Mahindra Transport Excellence Awards 2014, a celebration of the success of India's transport industry.

Mar 08, 2015, 20:24 PM IST
Don't rush to F1, says Lewis Hamilton's dad

Don't rush to F1, says Lewis Hamilton's dad

Every young racer wants to be the next Lewis Hamilton but most are in too much of a hurry to give themselves the best chance of success.

Jan 16, 2015, 09:24 AM IST

Better drivers worse at texting while driving

Older, more mature motorists, who typically are better drivers in many circumstances are much worse than their younger counterparts when it comes to texting while driving, says a research.

Dec 19, 2014, 16:01 PM IST

Now, 'Target Blu-Eye' that can let drivers spot police cars half mile away

A new device called " Target Blu-Eye" has been developed that allows drivers to spot police cars over half a mile away.

Dec 16, 2014, 14:24 PM IST

Mahindra Transport Excellence Awards 2014: Into the life of a truck driver

A special programme on Mahindra Transport Excellence Awards 2014.

Nov 29, 2014, 18:13 PM IST
Barbados to host 2014 Race of Champions

Barbados to host 2014 Race of Champions

The 2014 Race Of Champions (ROC) will be held at the Bushy Park Circuit in Barbados on December 13-14, the organisers have confirmed.

Sep 03, 2014, 13:15 PM IST
Young driver's gender plays important role in accidents

Young driver's gender plays important role in accidents

A new study has revealed that gender of the young driver play an important role when it comes to severity of a crash and injuries.

Aug 27, 2014, 11:36 AM IST

New car system to warn drivers against making phone calls

Scientists have developed a new facial recognition system that detects when drivers are using their mobile phones and warns them to put the devices down.

Aug 21, 2014, 14:11 PM IST

LED streetlight glare most dangerous for drivers: Study

Do you feel your eyes strain due to the sudden stabs of brightness from street lights while driving at night?

Jul 19, 2014, 20:08 PM IST