Motor Vehicles Act 1988
News  /  Published 20.07.22

Cops can only seize errant driver’s licence, says Calcutta High Court

The Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 shows that only a licensing authority can disqualify a person from holding or obtaining a driving licence or revoke such licence....

News  /  Published 28.12.21

Elderly learner driver crushes Vizag scientist against tree in New Garia

Sunil Kumar Garai, 51, who worked in the field of atomic energy at a central institution in Visakhapatnam, was returning home from a market around 8.30am when the accident occurred...
By Our Bureau in New Garia

India  /  Published 21.08.21

Delhi nod to driving licence on DigiLocker

Driving licences and registration certificates available in the digital form are valid documents under the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.06.21

PUC certificates now uniform across India

New PUC to have owner’s details, car’s engine and vehicle numbers...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.08.20

Jamshedpur: Wear mask or get fined

Rs 500 fine slapped on 50 for violating Covid norms, says DSP ...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur


West Bengal  /  Published 15.01.20

Driver loses licence for talking on phone

Any driver found talking on a cellphone while driving may have his licence revoked under the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 21.09.19

Heckled online for being vegan? Yes, this happens too

People are free to disagree, but that should not mean that veganism should be confused with religious fundamentalism...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 12.09.19

Government at mercy of road rogues

Indian road rogues have ensured an outbreak of a rethink on the hefty fines passed by Parliament...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 11.09.19

Mythical creatures that intrigue scientists

The legendary Loch Ness monster is not the first to evoke scientific interest...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 09.09.19

Onam relief from hiked traffic fines

New rules in limbo in Kerala...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore


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