Barnsley Council desires strict new guidelines for taxi drivers

Taxi drivers face more background checks under stringent new rules proposed by Barnsley Council. A new licensing policy, which can have an result on each personal hire and hackney carriage drivers, is set to go before the council’s cupboard at its next assembly on January 26. Changes to the coverage include six month-to-month legal document …

Obituaries for Jan. 19, 2022

Robert Anthony Scheerer Robert Anthony Scheerer, 69, died Saturday, Jan. 8, 2022, at University Hospital, Newark, from injuries sustained after being struck by a car. Born in Jersey City, Mr. Scheerer lived in Long Island and later moved to Kentucky earlier than transferring to Kearny 18 years in the past. Robert was a taxi driver …

Bengaluru: After cabbies, auto drivers oppose bike taxis | Bengaluru News – Times of India

BENGALURU: After cabbies, auto rickshaw drivers in Bengaluru at the moment are opposing bike taxis. On Thursday, auto drivers caught around 30 Rapido bike taxi riders at KSR Bengaluru metropolis railway station and asked police to intervene. Many auto drivers saw the riders reserving by way of the app. “How can the transport department enable …

After Life viewers bombard Netflix with same demand following hilarious season 3 scene

Netflix has been pressured to step in following an After Life scene that has led to one explicit demand from subscribers. The demand concerns a scene that was featured within the third and last season of the darkish comedy series, which was released on Friday (14 January). The second in question occurred during a scene …

Burglar arrested with Rs 21.57 lakh in Hyderabad

Hyderabad: One person who was allegedly concerned in a housebreaking was arrested by the SR Nagar police on Thursday, with the police recovering gold ornaments weighing 660 grams, Rs.21.57 lakh, two motorcycles and two mobile phones from him. The arrested particular person was identified as C. Aravind (21) of Borabanda and a native of Warangal …

Mercedes-Benz acquires stake in lidar maker Luminar, will use its sensors for future autonomous vehicles

Mercedes-Benz announced it will integrate Luminar’s lidar sensors into future manufacturing vehicles to allow autonomous driving capabilities. The German automaker is also taking an fairness stake in the Orlando, Florida-based company, buying a complete of 1.5 million shares. Based on Luminar’s share price of $13.45 at market shut January 19th, Mercedes-Benz is buying roughly $20.2 …

Our clear air zone ought to cut NO2 levels by up to 35% | Local Government Chronicle (LGC)

Bradford MDC’s integrated method to lowering highway transport emissions of air pollution and greenhouse gasoline won the LGC Award 2021 for climate response. Director of the air quality programme Andrew Whittles describes its approach. Entries for the 2022 LGC Awards are open now – enter right here. Bradford Clean Air Plan ObjectivesAchieve the authorized restrict …

EHang Receives Pre-order for 50 Units of EH216 in Japan

Get instant alerts when news breaks in your shares. Claim your 1-week free trial to StreetInsider Premium right here. GUANGZHOU, China, Jan. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — EHang Holdings Limited (Nasdaq: EH) (“EHang” or the “Company”), the world’s leading autonomous aerial automobile (“AAV”) expertise platform company, right now announced that AirX Inc. (“AirX”), a leading …

Special occasion for lacking mum Bernadette Connolly to be held

A special evening of prayers will be held tomorrow evening for missing girl Bernadette Connolly who has not been seen for 2 weeks. Bernadette, 45, from Swords in north county Dublin, went missing 13 days in the past right now and was last seen on Donabate beach at round 12.30pm on Friday, January 7. Earlier …

‘KIPPER SEASON’ TO END? Taxi driver work levels set to return after Plan B COVID measures removed

Image credit: Number 10 (Flickr) The finish of what taxi drivers name ‘Kipper Season’ could be imminent following the announcement of Omicron coronavirus restriction easements. Both Governments in England and Scotland lately made public their plans to drop working from house necessities as of next week. Taxi driver work levels were hit onerous within the …