Obstructing movement of e-ricks, bicycles to attract fine: Delhi govt's new rules

Obstructing movement of e-ricks, bicycles to attract fine: Delhi govt's new rules

As per a rough estimate, Non-Motorised Vehicle lanes are currently spread over 30 km of roads, but most of which are either used for parking or encroached by locals.

Jun 05, 2016, 13:17 PM IST

Ranchi: Central Coalfields Limited workers ride bicycles to curb pollution

Workers from a company called CCL made their minds up to ride bicycles to their office in order to put a curb on Air Pollution.

Feb 06, 2016, 21:37 PM IST

Gurgaon observes another 'Car Free Day'

The Car Free Day-2 (CFD) was observed on Tuesday in selected regions of the city where Gurgaon police chief Navdeep Singh Virk and Joint Commissioner of Police Bharti Arora rode bicycles.

Sep 29, 2015, 19:03 PM IST

AP: Farmers leave on bicycles to Tirumala to seek special status

A group of nearly 200 farmers from East Godavari district have set on a journey to Tirumala on bicycles to seek blessings of Lord Venkateswara for Andhra Pradesh to be accorded special category status.

Sep 11, 2015, 13:17 PM IST

Haryana govt sanctions Rs 7 crore for providing bicycles

The Haryana government on Friday sanctioned an amount of Rs 7 crore for the year 2015-16 to provide free bicycles to Schedule caste (SC) students studying in government schools of the state here, official said.

Jun 26, 2015, 14:06 PM IST

IRF for use of better retro-reflective tapes on bicycle

There is a need to go for better retro-reflective tapes on bicycles to minimise accidents as about 6,600 cyclists were killed in 2012 alone due to poor visibility, IRF said today.

Jun 05, 2015, 21:09 PM IST

Lucknow police to patrol using bicycles

With an aim to connect more with the people and generate confidence among them, police in the capital city of Uttar Pradesh has adopted the age-old system of cycle patrolling.

Mar 15, 2015, 15:42 PM IST

Assam govt distribute 2,93,413 bicycles to girl students

Assam government has distributed free bicycles to 2,93,413 girl students to encourage girl students to attend schools.

Feb 27, 2015, 14:51 PM IST
Pedalling their way to a greener environment

Pedalling their way to a greener environment

Spreading awareness for an alternative mode of transport and a pollution-free environment, a bunch of cycling enthusiasts are waging a battle for cycle-friendly lanes in the city.

Dec 21, 2014, 12:57 PM IST

Saffron bicycles trigger discussion in Gujarat assembly

Distribution of saffron coloured bicycles to backward caste girl students by the Gujarat government was criticised by the Congress as "political propaganda".

Jul 04, 2014, 01:02 AM IST

6.44 lakh students to get free bicycles in TN this year

A total of 6.44 lakh class XI students of government and aided schools in Tamil Nadu will get free bicycles this year under a state government scheme at an outlay of Rs 230.72 crore.

Jun 27, 2014, 15:58 PM IST

Thousands of naked bicyclists stage festive Portland protest ride

Thousands of bicyclists, many of them stark naked, poured into the streets of Portland, Oregon on Saturday night for the 11th annual World Naked Bike Ride, a protest that promotes bike riding as an alternative to driving cars.

Jun 08, 2014, 14:41 PM IST

Swedish man caught having sex with bike

A masturbating man was caught on camera, rubbing himself against the seat of a bicycle.

Jun 28, 2013, 16:14 PM IST

Students block road for non-distribution money for bicycles in Bihar

Scores of high school students Tuesday blocked NH-31 for several hours in Bihar`s Kishanganj district to protest against non-distribution of money for bicycles to them under the Mukhyamantri Cycle Yojana (MCY), police said.

Jan 15, 2013, 20:26 PM IST

Mexicans ride bikes to avoid traffic jams

In Mexico City, where more than four million cars, vans and trucks clog the street everyday, the simple everyday task of going to work can be hell on wheels - which is why the bicycle is coming into its own.

Sep 03, 2012, 11:24 AM IST

Now, ID proof must to buy bicycles in Jaipur

Police is unwilling to take chances with bicycles after the recent explosions in Pune and the 2008 blasts in this Rajasthan capital.

Aug 03, 2012, 13:01 PM IST

Hero Cycles enters luxury market; launches new brand

Hero Cycles Monday said it has forayed into the premium bicycle market by launching a new product -- Red Dot -- priced at Rs 43,000.

Feb 20, 2012, 21:03 PM IST

Hero Cycles to tie up with insurance firms to cover poor

The world's largest bicycle maker Hero Cycles Monday said it is in talks with insurance firms to provide health cover to its rural customers as part of its initiative to uplift the poor.

Aug 15, 2011, 11:55 AM IST

Free bicycles to girl students in Haryana

The Haryana government on Sunday announced that over 20,000 girl students would soon get free bicycles in the state.

Nov 14, 2010, 21:32 PM IST

Salman Khan gifts new bicycles to street kids

Salman Khan might be infamous for his bad temper, but the actor surely has a heart of gold.

Aug 11, 2010, 19:54 PM IST