Post the application of partial relaxation in lockdown, bicycle ridership has surged in Mumbai city complementing growth to retail business during unlock 1.0 (June 2020).
Cycling is the new fad – freedom from homesickness, fitness ritual and vehicle for social distancing.Continue reading “RECREATIONAL CYCLING ACCELERATES IN MUMBAI, CONSUMERS RUSH TO CYCLE SHOPS”
Cycling in Mumbai City has picked up momentum as more people are seen taking advantage of the empty streets.
If you are determined to make cycling a lifestyle, then this is the right time to quit your inhibitions and commit yourself into urban biking culture.Continue reading “PLANNING TO BUY A NEW BICYCLE? JAMIS BIKES MIGHT BE A GREAT CHOICE”
Traveller, Runner, Cyclist and a Doctor. Meet Ankit Bhatia, a practising Pulmonologist who dons many hats.
From wearing stethoscope to buffs, to DSLR’s round the neck; Ankit is a young and dynamic professional battling on the frontline to cure Covid positive patients.Continue reading “DR. ANKIT BHATIA – HEALTH CARE CYCLING WARRIOR”
The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MOHUA) under the central government of India on 10th June, suggested states to do holistic planning and make cities walking and cycling friendly. Continue reading “MOHUA: MAKE STREETS WALKING AND CYCLING FRIENDLY”
Mumbai’s pride and heritage, the 125-year old Dabbawalas are struggling to make ends meet. With offices closed due to global pandemic, the Dabbawalas were forced to move to their villages in Pune after nationwide lockdown was imposed. The lockdown implemented in March, extended beyond expectations and all their savings got exhausted. Continue reading “MUMBAI DABBAWALAS RELIEF FUND”
Celebrations to the World Bicycle Day commenced with a bright sunshine when pictures of Queen Maxima of the Netherlands appeared online. Dressed in a vibrant yellow ensemble, her majesty arrived in style on a bicycle for the re-opening of an art museum in The Hague. Continue reading “WORLD BICYCLE DAY GETS A ROYAL TOUCH”
Matthew Baldwin is Deputy Director – General of DG MOVE at the European Commission and was appointed in 2018 as European Coordinator for Road Safety and Sustainable Mobility. Continue reading “IN CONVERSATION WITH MATTHEW BALDWIN”
Stuck at home? Need not worry, as most of us are home-bound. But there are plenty of ways you can get involved and show your support. Take a look at these exciting events I’ve compiled for you. Continue reading “ACTIVITIES YOU CAN DO ON WORLD BICYCLE DAY”
Ivanka Trump on Friday tweeted the viral story of an Indian girl who undertook a distressed journey back home on a bicycle. Within hours, it became one of the top trending tweets. Continue reading “TWITTERATI REACTS TO IVANKA TRUMP’S POST ON JYOTI KUMARI”