North East  /  Published 03.05.20

Assam lockdown curfew from 6pm to 6am

Assam imposed a curfew from 6pm to 6am while providing a slew of relaxations to green-zone districts as the nation slips into lockdown 3.0 from Monday. The curfew was imposed owing to the coronavirus ...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 28.04.20

Book bus ticket through single channel: ASTC

The Assam State Transport Corporation (ASTC) has appealed to the stranded people to register for the inter-state bus journey only once per person, instead of doing so though multiple numbers.ASTC offi...
By Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati

Business  /  Published 26.04.20

Commute proves difficult during lockdown

Absence of public transport is capping industry’s efforts to restart business operations despite partial allowance given by the authorities during the nationwide lockdown, a survey conducted among b...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 01.07.19

Samaritan tag for NBSTC lost bag restorer

A man working on contract at the North Bengal State Transport Corporation’s (NBSTC) Ultadanga depot travelled 300km to Murshidabad to return a bag to a passenger who had left it on a bus almost thre...
By Alamgir Hossain in Farakka(Murshidabad)

North East  /  Published 24.03.20

ASTC ready for deployment

The Assam State Transport Corporation (ASTC) will be prepared with ample number of buses ready for deployment at anytime of need.Speaking to The Telegraph, Anand Prakash Tiwari said the ASTC has shut ...
By Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati


India  /  Published 03.06.19

Arvind tries to recover ground before polls

The Arvind Kejriwal government on Monday announced free public transport, including Metro travel, for Delhi’s women, seeking a constituency for itself across caste and communal lines ahead of next y...
By TT Bureau in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 13.12.19

Cabs hike fares amid protest

Private taxi operators, as well as some private vehicles, are charging people very high fares amid the ongoing protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019 and the curfew.Public transport is ...
By Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati

Business  /  Published 27.12.18

Revival plan for AI

The civil aviation ministry on Thursday indicated that it was going ahead with a revival plan for state-run Air India, whose divestment earlier this year did not take off. As part of this plan, civil ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 26.12.18

Bengal govt referees app-cab conflict

The state government has convened a meeting of taxi aggregators Uber and Ola and their driver partners on Thursday to settle a dispute over payments that has started affecting passengers.Uber and Ola ...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 26.11.19

Ola ready to fill London void

A day after Uber lost its licence for the second time to operate in London, India-based cab hailing platform Ola said it will soon begin its operations in London and has started bringing licensed dri...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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