German firms to sign armoured vehicle deal with Algeria: Report

Germany`s defence group Rheinmetall and Ferrostaal industrial group are due to sign a deal with Algeria soon for nearly 1,000 armoured personnel carriers and a factory, a media report said Wednesday.

Two aid workers killed in Mali landmine blast: Officials

Two Malian aid workers were killed when their vehicle drove over a landmine in restive north-west Mali, officials told AFP Friday.

Man narrowly escapes being hit by speeding train

A 77-year-old Czech man cheated death after he almost got hit by a speeding train, with the vehicle just clipping the heel of his shoe.

Soon, floating electric car to help in disasters

Forget military helicopters or life boats when a natural calamity strikes. A Japanese firm is on the job to build an all-electric, floating car that can reach low-lying, flood-prone regions in a jiffy.

Now, a two wheeled car-like-motorcycle that can`t be toppled

A new car-like-motorcycle has been developed that keeps it balance intact on two wheels.

Birds sense speed limit when fleeing cars

Birds flee from the path of an incoming car on the basis of the posted speed limit, rather than the actual speed of the vehicle, a new study has found.

Cocaine worth Rs 10 crore seized from vehicle coming from PoK

Police officials announced on Friday that they have seized cocaine with street value of Rs 10 crore from a vehicle coming from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.

Vehicle used by accused in US national`s gang-rape traced

The vehicle in which a US national was allegedly gang-raped here has been traced, police said on Wednesday.

Ram Singh arrested from bus identified by victim`s friend: Cop

A Delhi Police official told a special court that the bus in which a 23-year-old girl was gangraped on December 16 night was identified by the victim`s friend and the main accused Ram Singh was arrested from the vehicle itself.

World’s smallest single-seater car returns

The single-seater Peel P50, listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the smallest production car ever made has been resurrected by two British businessmen.

Bhanwari case: Vehicle used in abduction found

The mystery of missing nurse Bhanwari Devi took a new turn with Rajastan police recovering a vehicle allegedly used in her kidnapping.

Ghaziabad: Three mowed down by speeding vehicle

Three people were killed and 10 injured when a pickup vehicle first rammed into parked vehicles and then group of people near a temple on the National Highway-58 in Ghaziabad Monday night, police said.

Delhi Police smashes gang involved in vehicle thefts

Delhi Police on Thursday claimed to
have smashed a gang of youths involved in vehicle thefts with
the arrest of four persons, including an engineering and a BBA
student, and recovery of eight stolen motorcycles.

Two held for preparing fake vehicle documents

Two men were arrested for
allegedly preparing fake driving licenses, registration
certificates and other documents related to vehicles at
Clement Town area here, police said.

Sikkim minister`s vehicle attacked

The vehicle of Sikkim`s Minister of
Road and Bridges Ran Bahadur Subba was attacked by some
persons at Singling in West Sikkim district, police sources
said.

Orissa: Steel plant DGM`s car set ablaze, dies of burns

R S Roy, deputy general manager (Operations) of
Graphite India Ltd-Powmex steel division succumbed to burn injuries, as some suspended workers set his car on fire.

Jaipur: Driver who drove away vehicle containing Rs one crore nabbed

After apprehending five members
of his family, police on Saturday arrested the driver of a private
security firm, who had sped away with a van containing over Rs
one crore, and recovered Rs one lakh from him.

Delhi rape: 4 detainees questioned, progress in identifying vehicle

Investigators questioned four
persons detained in connection with the gang rape of a
30-year-old call-centre employee for another day on Tuesday even as
they claimed to have achieved some success.

Vehicle thieves arrested in SE Delhi

Two persons allegedly involved in
vehicle theft cases were arrested in south-east Delhi and 18
motorcycles were recovered from them, police said on Tuesday.

Iraq: Rocket blows up in police vehicle, killing 4

Iraqi officials say a rocket
confiscated by authorities blew up in the back of a pickup
truck while being moved for disposal, killing two policemen
and two civilians.