"Taxi of Tomorrow" display by Bloomberg at New York Auto Show

   Apr 4, 5:44 pm

Washington, Apr 4 (ANI) : New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg unveiled a state-of-art " Taxi of Tomorrow" at the New York Auto Show on Tuesday.

The taxi is a Nissan NV 200, which Bloomberg describes as "fantastic".Visitors and New Yorkers are really going to love getting in this cab," the New York Post quoted Bloomberg, as saying.

The taxi, a custom built car, comes with a transparent roof and anti-microbial seats along with air bags for passengers.

Carlos Ghosn, CEO of Nissan , said," It's the first cab to ever be crash tested with the partition installed." He further describes it as a "unique challenge" to design something for the New Yorkers.

"All the time I've sat in taxis where there's no leg room, with the hump in middle, this is unbelievable," Bloomberg said. (ANI)

Pak refutes PM Modi's charge, says India stalling dialogue to avoid 'Kashmir' issue Jun 29, 7:02 pm
Lahore, June 29 (ANI): Following Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement where he placed the onus of stalled talks on Pakistan, Prime Minister's Adviser on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz asserted that New Delhi was avoiding dialogue with Islamabad to avoid negotiations on crucial issues such as Kashmir.
Full Story
Lankan university suspends 331 students for ragging Jun 29, 5:59 pm
Colombo, June 29 (ANI): The South Eastern University of Sri Lanka has suspended 331 second year students, including 220 female students of the Management Faculty, on charges of alleged ragging.
Full Story
Afghan envoy asks PTI chief to look into alleged harassment of refugees in K-P region Jun 29, 5:20 pm
Islamabad, June 29 (ANI): Afghanistan's ambassador to Pakistan Dr. Hazrat Omar Zakhilwal met Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan and conveyed his concerns over alleged harassment of Afghan refugees in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, where the party is in power.
Full Story
Lankan Prez. to appoint new Governor of Central Bank today Jun 29, 4:56 pm
Colombo, June 29 (ANI): Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena said that he will today appoint a new Governor to the Central Bank.
Full Story
Comments