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In more bad news for the economy, India’s highway construction hits a speed bump

In more bad news for the economy, India’s highway construction hits a speed bump

Government's target for 2020 cut to 6,000 km from 20,000 km last year.
India is raising the penalty on drunk driving by five times

India is raising the penalty on drunk driving by five times

Motor Vehicles Amendment Bill has been passed by the Lok Sabha.
EVs are hardly the magic wand to fight India’s pollution woes

EVs are hardly the magic wand to fight India’s pollution woes

Renewable energy and battery recycling, too, need a parallel boost.
India wants to raise drunk driving penalty by five times

India wants to raise drunk driving penalty by five times

Motor Vehicles Amendment Bill has been passed by the Lok Sabha.
Facebook political ads show Modi is still king of social media in India

Facebook political ads show Modi is still king of social media in India

BJP seems to be campaigning aggressively with his face and name.
As Priyanka Gandhi debuts, a look at how other Indian politicians started off on Twitter
Some Indians may soon be able to enter Pakistan without a visa

Some Indians may soon be able to enter Pakistan without a visa

Soon, Indians may be able to cross one of the world’s most dangerous borders without a visa—provided they stick to a clear, four-kilometre path. This…

Traffic jams in just four Indian cities cost $22 billion a year

India’s biggest cities may be losing up to $22 billion annually to traffic congestion, and its commuters are bearing the burden. On average, travellers in…
The promise of a hyperloop in India: 150km in 25 minutes

The promise of a hyperloop in India: 150km in 25 minutes

In a decade from now, going by promises, travelling the 150 kilometre distance between Mumbai and Pune may take just as long as getting food…