The decision was taken at a high-level meeting convened by Home Minister Rajnath Singh and attended by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, among others.
There were 422 air safety violations by the crew of various air operators in 2016, a rise of nearly 50 per cent from 2015, resulting in de-rostering of 42 pilots besides suspension of 272 crew members, DGCA said today.
This time Overdrive has got some of the best hatchbacks in India and it is going to put them on a practical test where it takes various hatchbacks from various segments and then compare them on various aspects like the practicability, the urban usability and even the safety which can make all the difference.
Of the total Rs 55,000 crore alotted to the railways this Budget, Rs 15,000 crore will be kept aside for the safety fund. The fund will be used to renew tracks and bridges, for manpower training and for track inspections.
The railway ministry may push for a special levy on train fares to create a dedicated Rs 1.2 lakh crore safety fund; finance ministry likely to finance 25 percent of the this fund
Expressing concern over loss of lives due to train accidents, a parliamentary panel has recommended setting up a separate safety fund by the Railways and appointing a Member (Safety), who is solely entrusted with ensuring security of rail passengers.
The recent revision of minimum wages for the agri and non-agri sector workers would benefit 70 lakh people, Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya said today.
"Proposal of Bharat NCAP (New Car Assessment Programme) - a star rating programme of new passenger cars based on safety performance is being reviewed by the government," Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways Pon Radhakrihsnan said.
A child‘s room should be fun, playful, comfortable and above all, safe. Moreover, the child‘s room should also evolve, keeping pace with the baby‘s changing needs, as s/he grows. â€œAlthough safety is a major R
Smart Homes for safe, sustainable and convenient living is the order of the day for upwardly mobile young generation.
Today, the story of the final shootout of this year‘s DTM and how Nascar improves safety on the high-speed ovals.
International SOS & Control Risks launched the latest module in its travel preparedness suite for female business travelers, risk managers and expatriates.
Uber has recently expanded its partnership with SafetiPin, a map-based mobile safety app, to generate safety scores for various locations across 50 cities globally, including Bengaluru, Mumbai, Gurgaon and Noida in India.
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The Dow Jones industrial average finished at its lowest level since February, and the S&P 500 chalked up a five-session losing streak for the first time since January.
Honda, in a statement, said the 2001 car had been issued a salvage title in October 2011, and then purchased by a rental car agency in San Diego, California. The car was rented to Ms. Brangman in August 2014. Honda did not elaborate on the statement, or identify the rental car company.
Transforming Cities Transforming India series look at urbanisation in India and some of the issues and opportunities that it faces. This 10 part series looks at some of the key areas that India needs to focus on.
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu's Budget had plenty of ideas on ways to improve the four Cs: cleanliness, capacity, comfort and even catering. But it missed out on one important C: capital.
By banning the service in the capital outright, and if the decision is followed by states, here is what India is risking.
Some of the flak Uber has been facing is because authorities, both in India and abroad, have failed to keep up with changing nature of technology-led businesses.
While this is still a developing story, initial reports suggest Uber did not even meet basic safety criteria, such as installing a GPS tracker in the accused driver‘s cab or doing requisite background checks on him.
According to a report, the aviation regulator has found serious violations such as fuel leaking into fuselage and panels of emergency doors missing for aircraft operated by some of the scheduled airlines.
Bitcoin is being hit by attacks from unknown computer hackers who are sending "mutated" lines of code into the program that runs the virtual currency, a spokeswoman from its main trade organization said in a statement on Tuesday.
Air passengers to and from the US may have to face the brunt as Indian airplanes would have to go through more engineering and other safety checks on the American soil.