37,000 taxis go off city roads inconveniencing commuters

Taxis went off roads in the city on Friday with major taxi unions, including the Left-backed ones, calling for a day-long strike, causing inconvenience to commuters and passengers at railway stations and airport.

Commuters inconvenienced as Kolkata taxis go on strike

Traffic in the eastern metropolis virtually came to a standstill Friday with trade unions calling a 24-hour taxi strike to press for a fare hike and to protest "police excesses".

Taxis will be back on Kolkata roads from Tuesday

In a huge relief for people in the city, the taxi unions have called off their 'indefinite' strike keeping in mind the approaching festive season.

Kolkata taxis go on indefinite strike, commuters harried

Commuters were left stranded and harried on Thursday as Kolkata's taxis stayed off the roads again after their unions called an indefinite strike to press for a fare hike and to protest "police excesses".

WB govt talks tough, threatens action against agitating cabbies

People were hugely inconvenienced with over 30,000 taxis remaining off the roads for the second consecutive day on Tuesday over their demand for releasing 22 arrested taxi drivers, who were granted bail by a city court in the afternoon.

Jaipur autos, taxis to get GPS

Auto rickshaws and taxis in this Rajasthan capital city, a hot tourist destination, will now have GPS trackers installed in them.

Taxis, autorickshaws on strike in Kerala

A large number of autorickshaws and taxies in Kerala went off the roads on Thursday demanding fare revision.

Israeli diplomats use taxis after attack

Israeli diplomats across the world used taxis or public transport after twin attacks in India and Georgia, a media report said here.

British military officials using choppers as taxis

The news of lavish perks enjoyed by the top military brass has outraged critics.

Autos, taxis keep off roads in Kerala

Taxis and autorickshaws kept off the roads in Kerala demanding fare hike in view of steep increase in petrol prices.

All women taxis proposed in Meghalaya

Taxis driven by women for women passengers is being mulled by the Meghalaya government on special routes in the state capital.

Taxis, buses off the roads in Aizawl

With taxies remaining off the roads
here for two days and city buses joining the agitation, normal
life was completely disrupted on Tuesday here.