Abe was ‘phenomenal’, believed in India-Japan friendship, recalls PM Modi

Shinzo Abe “was a great leader, a phenomenal individual and someone who believed in India-Japan friendship”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi recalled on Tuesday as he offered tribute to the slain former Japanese premier at his state funeral in Tokyo. Representatives from over 100 countries, including more than 20 heads of state and … Read more

Tesla Recalls Nearly 1.1 Million Vehicles to Update Window Reversing Software

Tesla is recalling nearly 1.1 million U.S. vehicles because the window automatic reversal system may not react correctly after detecting an obstruction, increasing the risk of injury. The electric vehicle manufacturer told the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) it would perform an over-the-air software update of the automatic window reversal system. The recall covers … Read more

Tesla recalls nearly 1.1M US vehicles to update window reversing software

(Reuters) — Tesla is recalling nearly 1.1 million U.S. vehicles because the window automatic reversal system may not react correctly after detecting an obstruction, increasing the risk of injury. The electric vehicle manufacturer told the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration it would perform an over-the-air software update of the automatic window reversal system. The recall covers some 2017-2022 Model 3, 2020-2021 Model … Read more

PM Modi pays tributes to Vinoba Bhave, recalls Swami Vivekananda’s speech

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday paid tributes to Vinoba Bhave, an ardent Gandhian who had launched the Bhoodan movement, on his birth anniversary. His life was a manifestation of Gandhian principles, Modi tweeted. The prime minister also recalled the “special connection” September 11 has with Swami Vivekananda, noting that the … Read more

Toyota Reaches Potential $150M Settlement Over Fuel Pump Recalls

New You can now listen to Insurance Journal articles! Toyota Motor Corp. reached a settlement potentially worth $150 million to resolve U.S. class-action litigation tied to recalls of about 3.36 million Toyota and Lexus vehicles whose defective fuel pumps could cause engines to stall. A preliminary settlement was filed on Wednesday night in federal court … Read more

GM’s Cruise Recalls 80 Self-Driving Cars Due to Risk of Crash

General Motors Co.’s Cruise self-driving car unit has recalled an older version of software used by its robotaxis at the time of a crash in San Francisco in June, according to federal transportation regulators. Cruise has updated the automated driving system, or ADS, software and all affected vehicles were repaired in July, the National High … Read more

Record-Breaking Pace for U.S. Product Recalls, Says Sedgwick

New You can now listen to Insurance Journal articles! The number of U.S. products recalled this year has already surpassed 1 billion, according to the U.S. product recall index recently released by Sedgwick’s brand protection division. Only two other years on record have seen more than 1 billion units recalled: 2018 and 2021. In those … Read more

After SC intervention, Patna HC recalls suspension of POCSO judge

Nudged by the Supreme Court, the Patna High Court has withdrawn the suspension order of a judicial officer, who was penalised for completing a minor’s rape trial in a record time of one day. The high court has also dropped the disciplinary proceedings against the judge. Shashi Kant Rai, an Additional … Read more

Ford Recalls 100,000 Vehicles for Fire Risks, Expands Earlier Recall

New You can now listen to Insurance Journal articles! Ford Motor Co. said July 8 it is issuing a new recall for 100,000 U.S. hybrid vehicles over fire risks, and expanding an earlier recall after a series of reported fires. The new recall covers certain 2020 through 2022 model-year Ford Escape, Maverick and Lincoln Corsair … Read more