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Fuel prices finally on the decline                          

Fuel prices finally on the decline                          

After fuel prices had crossed the Rs 90 mark in many cities around India, state and central governments had reduced t...

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Road accidents in India claim more than 1.4 lakh lives in 2017

Road accidents in India claim more than 1.4 lakh lives in...

Official Indian government statics report a total of 4,64,910 road accidents in 2017; overspeeding accounts for 70.4 ...

Petrol prices cut by Rs 5 in Maharashtra

Petrol prices cut by Rs 5 in Maharashtra

Central government will reduce excise duty on petrol and diesel by Rs 1.5; oil companies to absorb the remainder; Mah...

Petrol prices touch Rs 90 in 11 Maharashtra cities

Petrol prices touch Rs 90 in 11 Maharashtra cities

In the wake of the recent rise in fuel prices, petrol crossed Rs 90 per litre in 11 cities across Maharashtra and rea...

All toll lanes to get ETC facility in the next four months

All toll lanes to get ETC facility in the next four months

In order to curb congestion and save fuel, Nitin Gadkari announces FASTag Electronic Toll Collection system for all 4...

Government looking to promote alternative fuels

Government looking to promote alternative fuels

The government is planning to produce ethanol and bio-ethanol using sugar and crop husks to promote alternative fuels.  

EVs are the choice of the future: NITI Aayog

EVs are the choice of the future: NITI Aayog

NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant is of the opinion that India is set to become the largest car market by 2030, while EVs w...

Mahindra expects India EV market to stabilise within five years

Mahindra expects India EV market to stabilise within five...

Company managing director, Pawan Goenka, anticipates lower EV prices due to decrease in cost of batteries over the ne...

No major automotive policy announcement at Move India Summit

No major automotive policy announcement at Move India Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi promises to have a stable policy regime in place around EVs and other alternative fuel v...

One-nation, one-card policy for public transportation being planned

One-nation, one-card policy for public transportation bei...

NITI Aayog aims to beef up public transportation sector keeping GDP, air quality in mind.                              

Delhi-Mumbai expressway work to begin from December 2018

Delhi-Mumbai expressway work to begin from December 2018

Nitin Gadkari says Delhi-Mumbai expressway will be completed in three years; will be built at a cost of Rs 1 trillion.  

FAME II scheme for EV adoption in India to begin October 1

FAME II scheme for EV adoption in India to begin October 1

Under the second phase of the FAME India scheme, electric vehicles will benefit from Rs 5,500 crore investment.        

VW accused of ruining crops by using weather-altering technology

VW accused of ruining crops by using weather-altering tec...

The German manufacturer faces opposition over its use of hail cannons near their plant in Mexico.                      

BMW loses most profitable auto maker title to Suzuki

BMW loses most profitable auto maker title to Suzuki

The German auto maker has been overtaken by Suzuki in the last quarter by 0.4 percent.                                

Petrol and diesel won’t be included under GST

Petrol and diesel won’t be included under GST

Central and state governments opposed the move, fearing loss of a major source of revenue.                              

Rakesh Srivastava leaves Hyundai Motor India

Rakesh Srivastava leaves Hyundai Motor India

Korean carmaker’s sales and marketing director for India quits after six-year stint.                            

MG Motor India beefs up senior management team

MG Motor India beefs up senior management team

Appoints former Bridgestone Indonesia CEO Gaurav Gupta as the chief commercial officer; will lead a team of experienc...

Mahindra to raise prices from August

Mahindra to raise prices from August

2 percent hike in cost of passenger vehicles due to rise in commodity prices.                                          

GST rate cut for lithium-ion batteries for EVs

GST rate cut for lithium-ion batteries for EVs

GST on fuel-cell vehicles, biofuel pellets and ethanol sold to oil companies also reduced.                              

Former FCA boss Sergio Marchionne passes away

Former FCA boss Sergio Marchionne passes away

The former Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Group chairman has died at age 66 after complications following shoulder surgery.