Traffic Signal System
India  /  Published 04.08.20

Mumbai: Women figures on traffic signage

Mumbai has become the first Indian city to introduce female figures on its traffic lights, a move welcomed by women’s rights campaigners as a step towards greater inclusivity. Authorities are s...
By Reuters in Mumbai

Odisha  /  Published 09.11.18

‘Smart’ lights add to risk on Bhubaneswar streets

Commuters are having a tough time plying through five major junctions on the National Highway-5 that runs through the city as the “smart” traffic signalling system has become defunct at these spot...
By Sandeep Mishra in Bhubaneswar

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.01.19

Judge rap for Ranchi traffic cops

Jharkhand High Court on Thursday came down heavily on traffic management in the state capital and grimly observed that commuters were left at the mercy of the Almighty after a judge was caught in a bo...
By Chandrajit Mukherjee in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.02.19

New traffic lights near Jusco office on Boulevard Road

New traffic lights have been installed on the busy Boulevard Road near Jusco corporate office in Bistupur here. While the installation was completed on Thursday, lights would start functioning in Marc...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 03.09.19

Adopting a child is the best kind of legacy

Sir — The concern about India’s growing population is understandable. To address this, couples should be encouraged to plan their families. But what about the children who are already living in th...
By The Telegraph in

Calcutta  /  Published 25.05.20

Traffic signal alert for drivers

Police have asked people to drive cautiously, especially in the dark, since 60 per cent of the city’s traffic signals and cameras have been damaged in the cyclone.Several key crossings in the city...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 29.08.19

Signage key to safe drive

A majority of road accidents in the city can be attributed to factors beyond the control of a driver. Speaking at a traffic sensitisation workshop organised by the state transport department as part o...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 17.03.19

LED bulbs at New Town traffic signals

Solar-powered LED bulbs are being fitted at all major traffic signals in New Town.Traffic signal posts have solar panels attached atop to power the bulbs that are brighter than conventional ones. At p...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.01.19

Green light for signals

Dhanbad Municipal Corporation (DMC) has decided to install traffic signals at 16 busy locations across the district to streamline vehicle movement. Hunt for the agency, which will design, supply, inst...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.07.19

Rain kills traffic lights in ‘smart city’

When it rains, traffic lights go kaput. If intermittent showers have come as a boon for the sweltering capital, they are a bane for traffic cops and commuters. Reason: only a little rain is enough for...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


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