Roads of Delhi one of most dangerous stretches: Court

Refusing to grant relief to a man guilty of driving in an inebriated state, a Delhi court has upheld his conviction and sentence saying "roads of Delhi are one of the most dangerous stretches" and instances of drunken driving causing fatal accidents are on the rise.

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.

Not safe to talk with someone while you drive

Talking on a cell phone or to a passenger while driving affects one's performance behind the wheel, a new study has confirmed.

Drink tea to fight fatigue while driving

If you feel tired behind the wheel on a long drive, try a cup of tea or coffee to ward off sleep instead of raising the volume of your music system.

Texting with Google Glass distracts drivers
Texting with Google Glass distracts drivers

Texting while driving with Google Glass is a clear distraction on the road, says a study.

Walking or cycling to work improves wellbeing: Study

Walking or cycling to work is better for people's mental health than driving, according to a new UK study.

'Super Cruise' technology to change future of driving
'Super Cruise' technology to change future of driving

Michigan-based General Motors (GM) has announced that some of its new Cadillac models will be equipped with "Super Cruise" technology by 2017.

Finger-swipe car display for safe driving

What if you do not need to move your eyes as you drive yet get all the information about where you are headed or even take a call just by gestures?

Finger-swipe car display for safe driving

What if you do not need to move your eyes as you drive yet get all the information about where you are headed or even take a call just by gestures?

`Smart` car seats alert sleepy drivers

The dangers of falling asleep while driving may soon become a thing of the past, thanks to new smart car seats which can detect when a driver is beginning to nod off and alert them.

Night owls are bad drivers in morning: Study

A new study has revealed that people, who are more active through the night time, are bad at driving during early mornings.

Device that warns drivers from using mobiles while driving developed

With studies proving that use of cell phones while driving plays a major contributing factor in growing number of mishaps, a device that is said to check such accidents and warn drivers from using mobile phone while at the wheel has been developed by engineers of institutes here.

Parents on cell phone while driving dangerous for kids

Do you often use your cell phone while driving? You are actually putting your kids at risk.

Loud talking, not texting, likely to cause distracted driving

It is not texting and driving but loud conversations and horseplay between passengers that are more likely to result in a dangerous incident when teens are behind the wheel, according to a new study.

Revealed: What distracts your brain while driving

At a time when technology-driven, fast-paced life has left many of us suffering with distraction-related attentional deficits, two psychologists have made a discovery that could revolutionise doctors’ perception and treatment of attention-deficit disorders.

Driverless cars to make driving safer

New advances in safety technology could soon lead to full driverless capability for our cars.

New emotion detector can make driving safer

Scientists have developed a new device that can identify drivers` emotions using embedded cameras which film their faces to help make driving safer.

Now, charge electronic devices by merely walking or driving

A multi-university team of engineers has developed a new device that could be a promising solution for charging smartphone batteries on the go, without the need for an electrical cord.

Eva Mendes pulled over by police for using cell phone while driving

Eva Mendes was stopped by a police officer for allegedly using her mobile phone while driving.

Reed completes wire-to-wire PGA win

American Patrick Reed won his second US PGA Tour in as many career seasons, firing a final-round one-under par 71 Sunday to win the Humana Challenge by two shots.