Feb 26, 2014

Utah cops chase bewildered Japanese tourists


The first night in the United States for a family of Japanese tourists ended with the parents being pulled from their rental car at gunpoint with their young son watching, after their confusion about American traffic laws set off a high-speed pursuit in southern ...

Asian tuk-tuks filling niche in Paris

Aug 31, 2013

Asian tuk-tuks filling niche in Paris

The humble tuk-tuk, a fixture of Asian cities from Bangkok to Bangalore, is rapidly becoming a common sight in the touristy parts of Paris — and the bane of traffic police.The three-wheeled auto rickshaws, as well as human-powered pedicabs, first appeared in the French ...