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Driving, Drivers, Transport

Over 1 Lakh 10-year-old Diesel Vehicles Deregistered In Delhi

Jan 01, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

"In compliance with the National Green Tribunal's (NGT) direction, the Delhi government has deregistered 1,01,247 diesel vehicles that completed 10 years on January 1, 2022. Owners of such vehicles can apply online for NOC if they want re-registration in other states," said the officer.

Want A Driving Licence Without A Test? Here's How

Feb 06, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has issued a notice to ensure 'quality' training to citizens which would be enough to get an driver's license.

Budget 2021: Voluntary Vehicle-Scrapping Policy To Phase Out Old Vehicles

Under the policy, personal vehicles will undergo a fitness test after 20 years while commercial vehicles would require it after completion of 15 years.

Farmers’ Protest Deals Body Blow To Himachal Industry, Trade And Supplies

Dec 18, 2020 Ashwani Sharma

Himachal stares at scarcity of essential items if stalemate over farmers’ protests continues

Delhi Govt To Fine Vehicles Flouting HSRP, Colour-Coded Sticker Rule

A limited drive will begin in nine districts to check compliance of the order related to ensuring HSRP and colour-coded sticker for vehicles

04 November, 2020

Punjab Farm Protests: Railways Incur Loss To The Tune Of Rs 1,200 crore


Blockages alongside tracks have severely affected rail mobility and freight transfers.

12 October, 2019

Women Exempted From Odd-Even Scheme, No Relief For CNG Cars: Delhi Govt


Unlike previous occasions, privately owned CNG vehicles will this time not be exempted from odd-even road rationing scheme.

19 September, 2019

Transport Strike In Delhi Today To Protest Against New MVA, Many Schools, Offices Closed


41 associations and unions, has called for a one-day token strike against various provisions of the amended Motor Vehicles Act

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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