BHARAT STAGE VI
Ashok Leyland delivers first set of BSVI trucks
Ashok Leyland had recently unveiled a new modular platform for vehicle development at its product development centre near Chennai, a move it believes will set it apart in capitalising new demand for the vehicles.
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Carmakers find growth hard to come by
Owing to the transition in Bharat Stage-VI emission norms, wholesale dispatches of passenger vehicles of leading carmakers including Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai and Toyota marginally fell last month due to sluggish demand. The companies adjusted the inventory to ensure that there is no pending BS-IV inventory at dealerships by March 30.
Government proposes BS VI emission norms for quadricycles from April 2020
"The Road Transport and Highways Ministry in a draft notification has proposed amendment of Rule 115 to mandate the next level emission norms for quadricycles. The BS VI emission norms for quadricycle are being proposed with effect from 1st April 2020," an official told.
Car companies to soon take BS-IV vehicles off the production line
While the cos scale up production of BS-VI vehicles, even as oil marketing companies make fuel compliant with the new regulations available pan India, they will seek to clear the stock of BS-IV units that cannot be sold or registered from April 1. BS-VI fuels aren’t currently available in most parts of the country.
FADA moves Supreme Court seeking relief in sale of BS-IV vehicles after April 1 deadline
Last year, the Supreme Court had ordered that no Bharat Stage IV vehicle shall be sold in the country with effect from April 1, 2020. The Bharat Stage VI (BS-VI) emission norms would come into force from April 1 next year.
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'Kabir Singh' polarised viewers with its glorification of toxic romance.
Bharat Bandh live updates: Strike by trade unions gets mixed response
10 Central trade unions have called fot the strike which is being supported by many other organisations. The protestors' demand during the Bharat Bandh includes Centre to drop the proposed labour reforms. A Bill in this regard was passed and proposes to merge 44 labour laws into four codes -- wages, industrial relations, social security, and safe working conditions.
Automakers cut BS-IV vehicle production to prepare for BS-VI transition
The companies are trying to ensure that there is no fire sale, as seen during the transition from BS-III to BS-IV transition for two-wheelers and commercial vehicles.
Bharat Stage 2.0: Small towners rev up startup engine for non-metros
These ventures, not necessarily based in the founders’ hometowns, are targeting a market familiar to the entrepreneurs and their founding teams. They are aiming to connect with the next billion users, touted as the battleground for new-age Indian internet firms.
Govt invites public comments for mandating BS-VI norms for quadricycles
"Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has invited suggestions and comments for the proposed amendment of Rule 115 to mandate BS VI level emission norms for Quadricycle with effect from 1st April 2020," the ministry said. BS-VI emission norms are in line with European standards.
PM Modi hard sells CAA, Didi skips Port Trust event
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday strongly defended the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), prompting West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee to opt out of the Kolkata Port Trust function later in the day.
Tata Motors to shed 140 models in shift to BS-VI
In the run-up to the new Bharat Stage VI emission norms, that are due to kick in by April 2020, Tata Motos is looking to shed 120-140 models.
Cabinet gives in-principle nod to strategic sale of Neelachal Ispat
The strategic buyer for NINL will be identified through a two-stage auction procedure
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