Trucks

BharatBenz launches BS-IV compatible heavy duty truck range

BharatBenz on Saturday said that it has launched its new heavy duty truck range here, equipped with a system based on "SCR technology" to meet the new BS-IV emission standards.

May 27, 2017, 19:29 PM IST

10,000 Maharashtra trucks stop plying to south India

Around 10,000 trucks in Maharashtra have stopped plying to south Indian states in support of the strike by truckers there against the sharp increase in third-party insurance premium.

Apr 01, 2017, 15:48 PM IST
SC mulling to hike environment compensation charge, stop registration of diesel-run SUVs, heavy vehicles

SC mulling to hike environment compensation charge, stop registration of diesel-run SUVs, heavy vehicles

The Environment Compensation Charge charge for light duty vehicles entering Delhi is likely to be hiked to Rs 1, 400.

Dec 15, 2015, 16:42 PM IST
India to ban old trucks as cities choke on dirty air

India to ban old trucks as cities choke on dirty air

The World Health Organization said last year that India had 13 of the 20 most polluted cities on the planet, including the worst offender, New Delhi.

Dec 03, 2015, 17:44 PM IST

Trucks entering Delhi to pay green tax from tonight

SDMC is nodal agency to collect toll tax on behalf of all the three municipal corporations in Delhi.

Nov 06, 2015, 22:17 PM IST
NGO red flags trucks entering Delhi; questions MCD data

NGO red flags trucks entering Delhi; questions MCD data

CSE alleged that trucks were running on outdated technology, spewing "more smoke" to leave Delhi choked.

Oct 06, 2015, 17:07 PM IST
Truckers strike enters 5th day; Deadlock continues

Truckers strike enters 5th day; Deadlock continues

As previous consultations with the government has failed to resolve the deadlock, AIMTC has also sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention in the matter.

Oct 05, 2015, 09:54 AM IST

Opposing toll system, truckers go on nationwide strike

Lakhs of trucks kept off the roads on Thursday as transporters went on a nationwide strike called by the All India Motor Transport Congress (AIMTC) to oppose the toll system.

Oct 01, 2015, 09:34 AM IST

Supplies reach Kashmir as Jammu-Srinagar highway opens

One-way traffic was allowed from Srinagar to Jammu on the strategic Srinagar-Jammu National Highway on Wednesday. Earlier, over 1,000 trucks carrying supplies reached here overnight from Jammu.

Apr 08, 2015, 12:10 PM IST

Truckers strike hits movement of goods to Kerala

Movement of goods to Kerala was badly hit on Wednesday by the indefinite strike by truck owners and employees demanding basic facilities at Walayar check-post here bordering with Tamil Nadu.

Apr 01, 2015, 19:33 PM IST

BSF seizes Bangladesh-bound trucks carrying contraband

The Border Security Force (BSF) detained three trucks carrying contraband to Bangladesh in the bordering area of Tripura.

Mar 16, 2015, 12:57 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

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

Joe Biden warns Russia over Ukraine

US Vice President Joe Biden warned Russia over Ukraine after new columns of tanks, trucks and heavy artillery rumbled towards the pro-Moscow rebel stronghold of Donetsk on Monday.

Nov 11, 2014, 07:40 AM IST

Mexican students torch trucks after 43 feared killed

Protesters torched several trucks and tossed firebombs at a southern Mexican state government building Saturday after authorities said gang hitmen confessed to slaughtering 43 students in a case that angered the nation.

Nov 09, 2014, 07:09 AM IST

Trucks collide, two dead in Bihar's Nalanda

Two drivers died today in a collision between as many trucks near a village on NH-31 under Bena police station area in Bihar's Nalanda district, a police officer said.

Oct 05, 2014, 12:25 PM IST

Migrants crowd trucks amid Channel Tunnel travel chaos

The partial closure of the Channel Tunnel caused havoc in France Tuesday as migrants crowded round trucks queuing for ferry services, trying to sneak on board in desperate attempts to get to Britain.

Jul 08, 2014, 19:43 PM IST

Panel set up to develop fuel norms for trucks, buses

With commercial vehicles and buses guzzling more than a third of all diesel consumed in India, the government has constituted a high-level committee to develop fuel economy norms for heavy-duty vehicles.

Jul 03, 2014, 18:21 PM IST

Isuzu to expand India dealer network, launches pick-up trucks

Japan's Isuzu Motors aims to expand its dealer network in India six-fold to about 60 outlets.

May 29, 2014, 17:10 PM IST

Tata Motors launches new range of trucks

The two variants of the new range includes Tata Ultra 812 and 912 with a starting price of Rs 10.53 lakh and Rs 10.94 lakh for Ultra 912.

May 22, 2014, 18:58 PM IST