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VW's Audi finds emissions problem with another 60,000 cars

VW's Audi finds emissions problem with another 60,000 cars

Audi has discovered emissions-related problems with a further 60,000 cars, it said on Tuesday, dealing a fresh setback to parent Volkswagen more than 2-1/2 years after it first admitted to cheating US diesel exhaust tests.

QU inaugurates multi-storey parking for 2,000 vehicles

QU inaugurates multi-storey parking for 2,000 vehicles

The parking facility, equipped with number plate recognition technology and vacant space indicators, offers QU members a state-of-the-art car park monitoring service.

Ankara floods sweep away more than 100 cars

Ankara floods sweep away more than 100 cars

Heavy rains and storms have caused serious damage to the Turkish capital Ankara, especially the suburban district of Mamak.

Death toll rises to 6 after collapse of Miami footbridge

Death toll rises to 6 after collapse of Miami footbridge

The operation has shifted from rescue to body recovery, with engineers fearing the support structures at either end of the bridge could also come down, Miami-Dade police spokesman Alvaro Zabaleta told reporters.

Car costs make Singapore world's priciest city again

Car costs make Singapore world's priciest city again

Pricey perennials Tokyo and New York did not even make the top 10 in the annual list by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), beaten out by Paris, Zurich (joint second) Hong Kong (fourth) and Oslo (fifth).

Cars and cash rewards for Shop Qatar 2018 patrons

Cars and cash rewards for Shop Qatar 2018 patrons

The first of the festival’s four weekly raffle draws was held at Mall of Qatar and 15 winners walked away with two BMW cars and QR500,000 in cash prizes, the organisers have announced.

Singapore to deploy driverless buses from 2022: minister

Singapore to deploy driverless buses from 2022: minister

Singapore has so far avoided the massive traffic jams that choke other Asian cities like Manila and Jakarta by imposing road tolls, spending massively on public transport.

Singapore's reputation for glitch-free train services suffers a blow

Singapore's reputation for glitch-free train services suffers a blow

A rare public apology by top transit executives and an assurance from the government that the cause was clear and the fix not complicated have done little to appease the public.

Erdogan rolls out plan for locally made car by 2021

Erdogan rolls out plan for locally made car by 2021

While Turkey is a large exporter of vehicles into Europe, the cars are made by global autos firms, usually in joint ventures with local partners.

India bans red beacons on cars to end elitist culture

India bans red beacons on cars to end elitist culture

India said on Wednesday it will ban ministers and senior officials from using red beacons on their cars to cut through traffic, a longstanding privilege that has caused resentment and accusations of elitism.

Regional, local car debuts take centre stage at motor show

Regional, local car debuts take centre stage at motor show

Eight regional debuts and 14 local car launches highlighted the opening of the Qatar Motor Show (QMS) 2017 on Tuesday at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre (DECC).

Fog, humid forecast for the next two days

Fog, humid forecast for the next two days

The country will continue to experience high humidity levels on Wednesday and Thursday as misty to foggy conditions are expected at night and early in the morning ...