Wednesday, Dec 06, 2023


Kaali Peeli Taxi

Goodbye Kaali Peeli: Celebrities Share Their Best Memories Of Riding Mumbai’s Iconic Premier Padmini

Mumbai’s Premier Padmini taxis can no longer be seen in the city. The last of them took their final ride earlier this week. Here are a few of your favourite celebrities sharing their best memories of using the famous taxi.

07 November 2023

Jafar Panahi

Dissident Iranian Filmmaker Jafar Panahi On A Hunger Strike

Dissident Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi, known for 'The White Balloon', 'The Circle' and 'Taxi', is on a hunger strike to protest his ongoing detention at Iran's harsh Evin prison, even though his sentence has been declared...

02 February 2023

Dorris Francis, Volunteer Traffic Controller

Karnataka Government Warns Cab Aggregators Of Action If Autorickshaw Services Not Dropped By Tomorrow

The state government had on Thursday issued a notice to Ola, Uber and other taxi aggregators for violating the Karnataka On-demand Transportation Technology Aggregators Rule 2016 by illegally operating autorickshaws and...

09 October 2022

Taking Notice Of Newspaper Story On Traffic Cops Extoring Money From Couple, Gujarat HC Seeks Report

Taking Notice Of Newspaper Story On Traffic Cops Extoring Money From Couple, Gujarat HC Seeks Report

On Tuesday, the Gujarat High Court sought a response from the Ahmedabad Police Commissioner regarding a newspaper story alleging two traffic police constables and a traffic brigade jawan extorted money from a couple in a...

29 August 2023

Modi at the G20 Leaders Summit

Tourism Ministry Trains 300 Drivers In Soft Skills To Make Them Ready For G20 Delegates

For the G20 meeting, 300 taxi, cab, and coach drivers received behavioural and soft skill training, including foreign language instruction.

01 December 2022

Auto, Taxi Union Strike In Delhi

In Mumbai, Taxi And Auto Fares To Go Up By Rs 3 And Rs 2 From Oct 1

The existing fare for around 60,000 taxis and about 4.6 lakh auto-rickshaws in MMR has been in force since March 1, 2021. The new rates will be applicable for petrol as well as CNG-operated taxis, the MMRTA said.

27 September 2022

Auto drivers protest against bike taxi

Taxi, Auto Drivers Benefitting Immensely From Delhi Govt Policies: Minister Kailash Gahlot

Various charges, including penalties, levied on autos and taxis were revised in 2019 by the government. The Delhi government had recently increased auto and taxi fares.

16 February 2023