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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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".

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.

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.

Swedish man caught having sex with bike

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

Idea of MPs to pedal to Parliament to become reality soon

The idea of a handful of MPs to
pedal their way to Parliament could become a reality soon amid
chances that the trend will catch on among lawmakers who have
always upheld the `green` cause.