Latest News Updates from Indian Automobile Industry

Apollo Fiege-Ferrari JV to provide secure transport of high-value goods

New Delhi, Oct 29

Indo-German logistics joint venture (JV) Apollo Fiege Wednesday announced the launch of its new JV with Italian major Ferrari to provide secure logistics services in India.

After petrol, now Himachal hikes VAT on diesel

Shimla, Oct 28

After petrol, debt-ridden Himachal Pradesh Tuesday decided to hike value added tax (VAT) on diesel by one percent, which take up its price by 48 paise a litre.

English Premier League standings

London, Oct 28

Following are the English Premier League standings after Monday's match (tabulated under matches played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points), according to Xinhua.

Jailed former Croatian premier hospitalised

Zagreb, Oct 27

Former Croatian prime minister Ivo Sanader, who was in jail for corruption, was sent to a hospital in Zagreb due to illness Sunday.

Syrian Air Force destroys old war jets captured by IS

Damascus, Oct 23

The Syrian air force destroyed two timeworn war jets, which were captured by the Islamic State (IS) militants in an airbase in Syria's Aleppo province, a senior Syrian military source said Wednesday.

Iraqi Kurdish force moves to help fight IS militants in Kobane

Baghdad, Oct 28

A group of Iraqi Kurdish fighters, known as Peshmerga, headed Tuesday to the Syrian border town of Kobane via Turkey to help local Kurdish people who have been struggling to fend off attacks by the extremist Islamic State (IS) militants in the besieged town, an official Kurdish website reported.

Golfer Stenson pulls out of BMW Masters

Shanghai, Oct 28

Golfer Henrik Stenson Tuesday withdrew from BMW Masters, after the birth of his third child.

Honda to replace air bag inflators of three models

New Delhi, Oct 27

The Indian subsidiary of Japanese automobile group Honda Motors Monday said it is replacing driver side air bag inflator in its Brio, Amaze and CR-V models.

Nissan to recall 9,000 units of Micra, Sunny in India

New Delhi, Oct 25

Japanese auto major Nissan will be recalling 9,000 units of compact car Micra and sedan Sunny models in India as part of a global recall.

WICB forms task force to probe India tour pull-out

Bridgetown (Barbados), Oct 22

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has decided to establish a task force to probe the circumstances leading to the dramatic pull out by its cricketers from an ongoing tour of India.