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Water transport plan in oblivion


At a time when the State government is initiating multi-crore public transport projects for the city, the feasibility study report on water transport, the most viable and non-polluting mode of transpo

After break, Bengaluru’s lifeline back


The lifeline of Bengaluru is back. BMTC resumed full service on Saturday after transport unions withdrew their two-day-old strike late on Friday night. Though the number of buses on roads on Saturday

KSRTC employees to continue indefinite stir as talks fail


Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation employees on Friday decided to continue their indefinite strike after failure of talks with the government to resolve the impasse over salary hike.

"We hav

Jaya flags off 1,000 new buses


Chief minister J. Jayalalithaa launched 1,000 new buses on Tuesday as part of augmenting the state transport corporation (STC) with 3,000 buses to improve services and provide better facilities to pas

At click of mouse, know where bus is

Soon you can track the movement of state transport corporation buses from your living room.
Plans are afoot to distribute global positioning system (GPS)-enabled GPRS electronic hand-held ticketing m

MTC drivers go on strike over pairing

MTC’s recent decision to allow the same driver and conductor team to work together for more days, as against the system of changing the teams every day, has not gone down well with the bus crews.


School van fees to increase

The fees for the school vans operated by both school managements and private operators are likely to be increased soon.

The state government on Monday gave an assurance to the Madras high court that

Trial run on new line successful

There is finally some good news for people commuting regularly on Chennai-Arakkonam rail route.

The 10.6-km long 4th line between Tiruvalangadu and Arakkonam is not far from being opened for traffi

Low-floor buses back on roads

Missed some of those comfy rides in the plush, orange Volvo air-conditioned buses that stood in the garage for over two weeks as KSRTC could not meet the repair bills that totalled over Rs 40 lakhs?

Residents lay siege to town bus

Hundreds of residents had laid siege to a town bus on Wednesday at Kumili, a village near suburb Guduvanchery, after TNSTC (Viluppuram) authorities had reduced the number of trips of the only bus bein

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