Youths penalised for 'rash driving' to celebrate MLA son's birthday

Traffic police in Vijayawada city of Andhra Pradesh have penalised some youths for alleged rash driving during a "vehicle rally" they had taken out to celebrate the birthday of a local MLA's son, who was himself present in one of the cars.

Road rage: Car driver allegedly tries to run over pedestrian

 A car driver allegedly tried to run over a pedestrian who objected to his rash driving, the second shocking incident of road rage in the national capital in as many days.

Drivers need to respect right of others using the road: Delhi court

A person is supposed to drive a vehicle on the correct side and respect the rights of others on the road, a Delhi court has observed while upholding the conviction of a man for rash driving.

SC urges severe punishment for rash driving

The Supreme Court has urged lawmakers to consider a change in law to have a more stringent punishment in terms of rash and negligent driving causing death.

Delhi man held guilty of causing death due to rash driving

A Delhi court has convicted a man for causing death of a person by rash and negligent driving, saying it showed his utter disregard for traffic rules as well as safety of other travellers.

No stunt scenes or show statutory warning, UP to Censor Board

Stunts by actors on two and four wheelers in Bollywood films encourage rash driving and should not be shown or statutory warning should be issued along with the shots, Uttar Pradesh government has advised the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC).

Road mishap: Man's kin to get over Rs 20 lakh compensation

Family members of a 33-year-old street vendor, who died in a road accident involving a rashly driven garbage truck, have been awarded a compensation of over Rs 20 lakh by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) here.

Transport Ministry makes Aamir Khan its road safety ambassador
Transport Ministry makes Aamir Khan its road safety ambassador

After endorsing the 'Atithi Devo Bhava' campaign for the Ministry of Tourism, Bollywood star Aamir Khan has been roped in by Road Transport Ministry as safety ambassador.

CBI terms Gopinath Munde's death 'accidental', charges taxi driver for negligent driving

Six months after the death of Union Minister Gopinath Munde in a road accident, CBI on Thursday filed a charge sheet against taxi driver Gurvinder Singh for rash and negligent driving while ruling out any foul play.

Driving in Delhi – God save our souls!

Delhi boasts of a well-developed transport system. Unlike a decade ago, most of the commercial areas are now well-connected with the Delhi Metro and hence, the roads have become relatively unclogged.

Delhi court orders re-trial of man convicted in rash driving case

A bus driver, who was jailed for six months by a magisterial court for rash driving and injuring a person, has been released by a sessions court here which directed a re-trial saying he "has been greatly prejudiced in his defence for want of legal assistance".

High speed does not amount to rash or negligent driving: Court

A Delhi court has acquitted a bus driver of the charges of rash and negligent driving leading to a death of an auto driver, saying that driving at a high speed does not amount to rash or negligent driving.

Rash driving: Kin of man killed in accident get over 17 lakh

The family members of a man, who died in an accident involving a rashly driven motorcycle, have been awarded a compensation of over Rs 17 lakh by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) here.

Rash driving: Kin of victim to get over Rs 20L compensation

Family members of a 39-year-old man, who died after being run over by a rashly-driven vehicle here last year, have been awarded a compensation of over Rs 20 lakh by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT).

Depiction of rash driving should come with warnings: I&B Ministry advisory

Information and Broadcasting ministry has advised media organisations that appropriate warnings should accompany any depiction of rash and negligent driving.

2,900 fined for rash driving on Shab-e-Barat

As many as 2,900 people were fined in the national capital for rash driving and performing stunts on the occasion of Shab-e-Barat on the intervening night of Friday-Saturday, police said.

Auto-driver jailed for 6 months for rash driving

An auto driver, held guilty of causing death of a man by his rash and negligent driving, has been sentenced to six months in jail by a Delhi court.

Speeding Audi hits five persons, including 4 cops in Mumbai

In yet another case of rash driving, a speeding Audi hit five persons including four policemen at Mumbai`s Marine Drive Thursday night.

BMW car hits two policemen in Mumbai

Two policemen were injured after a BMW car hit two cops in Gamdevi in south Mumbai late Sunday night, reports said.

Man gets 5-year jail in rash driving case in Mumbai

A local court has sentenced a 26-year old man holding him responsible for the death of a woman, who was run over by the bus he was driving.