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Kerala private buses to go on indefinite strike from this midnight

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Kochi: Private bus operators in Kerala will go on an indefinite strike from midnight tonight in protest against the motor vehicles department's decision to make it mandatory for the buses to fix spee

Buses carrying pilgrims washed away


Bengaluru: Fifty-seven pilgrims from Karnataka had a narrow esc­ape from the fury of the floods in Uttarakhand when their parked buses were swept away in the foothills of Gowrikund. The passengers wh

Koyambedu no more crowded


It was a never-like-this-before sight on Deepavali eve at Koyambedu bus terminus, Asia’s largest, with fewer crowds.

Unlike the previous seasons, the state transport authorities had operated 2,890 s

Bus operators hog the roads here

The existence of several private inter-city bus operators means more choice for travellers, and while this may be a good thing, the lack of terminals or designated parking spaces for the large bus fle

Chennai roads, special buses jam-packed


The special fleet launched by the state transport corporation (STC) left Koya­m­bedu bus terminus fully crowded on Friday.

The STC has made arr­a­nge­m­ents with the CMDA to park special buses at i

China makes bus travel free to encourage public transport


In a bid to encourage people tochoose public transportation, the southwest Chinese city of Chengdu, capital of Sichuan Province, waived bus fares and offered discounts on metro fares from Wednesday.

Work on exclusive corridor for buses gathers speed


Soon, travelling in MTC buses on a few stretches in Chennai city would be a delight for commuters, as the bus carrying them would zoom past SUVs and sedans plying on other lanes with ease.

The state

TN gears up to hike bus fares as AP increases price

A visit to Tirumala, Kalahasti or any other destination in Andhra Pradesh from Tamil Nadu or vice ve`a by bus has become a costly affair thanks to the hike in diesel prices.

With APSRTC buses hiking

Karnataka: Bus strike called off as govt gives in


With the government agreeing to consider the 30 per cent pay hike demanded by BMTC and KSRTC drivers, the bus unions are set to call off their strike on Saturday, Transport minister R. Ashok indicated

TN commuters can ride in 1,000 new buses

Public transport across Tamil Nadu is set to give a smoother ride to the public with the state transport corporation inducting 1,000 new buses on Thursday, taking its fleet strength to beyond 20,000.

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