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Delhi Metro, private firm to jointly operate e-rickshaws in Faridabad

The partners on Saturday flagged off a fleet of 150 e-rickshaws from Escorts Mujesar Metro station. 

Dec 02, 2017, 23:46 PM IST

Solar-powered e-rickshaws promise to cut down India's vehicular emissions

Around 400 e-rickshaws in Jabalpur have been fitted with solar panel with the larger objective of such panels replacing the city's entire fleet of diesel-powered three-wheelers.

Nov 09, 2017, 12:07 PM IST

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

PM Modi to launch solar-powered boats in Varanasi today, visit to Ballia also on cards

The Prime Minister will arrive at the Babatpur airport from New Delhi by a special aircraft. 

May 01, 2016, 05:11 AM IST

HC asks AAP govt to restrain unregistered e-rickshaws on roads

The bench said e-rickshaws owners should be asked to go for third-party insurance cover to enable accident victims claim compensation in case of any mishap.

Feb 15, 2016, 18:45 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi in Uttar Pradesh: As it happened

After flagging off the Mahamana Superfast Express which will run from Varanasi to New Delhi, PM Modi on Friday arrived in Lucknow where he addressed the convocation ceremony of Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar University. PM Modi will also address Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar Mahasabha in Lucknow later today. In Varanasi, he attended the distribution of e-rickshaws to differently-abled people and interacted with some of them.

Jan 22, 2016, 16:12 PM IST

PM Modi to distribute aiding equipments to 'divyaang' in Varanasi

PM Narendra Modi will distribute aids to over nine thousand differently-abled people on Friday in Varanasi, which also happens to be his constituency.

Jan 22, 2016, 09:51 AM IST

Replacing rickshaws with e-rickshaws on the anvil in Haryana: Khattar

Haryana government is mulling replacing pedal rickshaws with e-rickshaws in the state, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday said, as he called for putting an end to the "inhuman" practice of "pulling the weight of other".

Oct 17, 2015, 19:41 PM IST

Now, smart e-rickshaws equipped with CCTV cameras

Now smart e-rickshaws are equipped with CCTV cameras in the city.

Oct 11, 2015, 21:00 PM IST

UP clears plying of e-rickshaws in five cities

The Uttar Pradesh government has allowed plying of e-rickshaws in five cities in the state, an official said on Saturday.

Jun 06, 2015, 16:24 PM IST

E-rickshaws, vans to be made available for Jaipur Metro passengers

 E-rickshaws and vans will be available as feeder services at all the nine stations of Jaipur Metro to provide transportation facilities to its passengers in the city.

May 31, 2015, 20:54 PM IST

11,439 e-rickshaws impounded for plying illegally: Delhi cops to HC

 The Delhi Traffic police told the High Court that 11,439 e-rickshaws had been impounded by its enforcement staff till May this year for running on city roads despite a ban.

May 12, 2015, 18:34 PM IST

Registration of e-rickshaws begins in Delhi

In a major relief for e-rickshaw owners and users in the capital, the Delhi government has begun the licensing and registration process of such vehicles.

Apr 16, 2015, 09:44 AM IST

Bill to allow e-rickshaws in Delhi passed in Lok Sabha

A Bill seeking to pave the way for plying of e-rickshaws on Delhi roads was passed by the Lok Sabha on Tuesday.

Mar 03, 2015, 20:32 PM IST

Bill to allow e-rickshaws to operate in Delhi tabled in LS

A Bill seeking to pave the way for plying of e-rickshaws on Delhi roads was introduced in the Lok Sabha Monday.

Mar 02, 2015, 17:12 PM IST

Bills on e-rickshaws, coal introduced in Lok Sabha

The government on Monday introduced a bill in the Lok Sabha to facilitate plying of e-rickshaws and e-carts and a bill to provide for allocation of coal mines. The two bills seek to replace ordinances issued during the inter-session period.

Mar 02, 2015, 11:26 AM IST

Govt to push for passage of bills to replace ordinances

The government will try to push for the passage of six bills to replace ordinances in the first half of the Budget Session of Parliament beginning February 23.

Jan 30, 2015, 21:46 PM IST

Promulgation of e-rickshaw ordinance gets Cabinet nod

Paving the way for plying of e-rickshaws on roads of national capital region, the Cabinet Wednesday approved promulgation of an ordinance as a Bill in this regard could not get through Parliament.

Dec 24, 2014, 19:33 PM IST

Bill to regularise e-rickshaws gets wide support in Lok Sabha

A bill to regularise e-rickshaws and provide for driving licences for drivers plying these battery-operated vehicles drew wide support in Lok Sabha today even as some opposition members demanded that it be sent to the Standing Committee for wider consultations.

Dec 17, 2014, 22:25 PM IST

Bill to regularise e-rickshaw introduced in Lok Sabha

A bill to regularise e-rickshaws and provide for driving licences for battery-operated vehicles was introduced in Lok Sabha on Monday, paving the way for such vehicles to ply in the national capital and other places.

Dec 15, 2014, 19:18 PM IST