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Union Budget 2019: FM Piyush Goyal says India is fastest highway developer in world with 27 km of roads built every day
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Union Budget 2019: FM Piyush Goyal says India is fastest highway developer in world with 27 km of roads built every day

Crediting the government for rolling out stuck projects like Eastern Peripheral Expressway to decongest Delhi and Bogibeel Bridge in Assam, Piyush Goyal said India also witnessed container movement on waterways

Cabinet Secretariat steps in as mounting litigation stalls Rs 1.5 lakh cr worth of infra projects, leading to delays, cost overruns
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Cabinet Secretariat steps in as mounting litigation stalls Rs 1.5 lakh cr worth of infra projects, leading to delays, cost overruns

Among the ministries that have been asked to submit details, Ministry of Railways with over 66,000 pending cases contributes the highest number.

Why despite falling rupee and declining Sensex, Narendra Modi govt is not in a panic mode yet
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Why despite falling rupee and declining Sensex, Narendra Modi govt is not in a panic mode yet

Narendra Modi came to power as a middle class icon but almost at the end of his current term serving the bottom of the pyramid defines his core politics

Highway road construction firms to see 20% growth through 2020; buoyancy driven by govt spending, reveals Crisil
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Highway road construction firms to see 20% growth through 2020; buoyancy driven by govt spending, reveals Crisil

These firms account for more than 80 percent of the debt in over 300 companies that Crisil rates in this sector.

Union minister Nitin Gadkari to launch development projects worth Rs 3,685.35 cr in Visakhapatnam tomorrow
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Union minister Nitin Gadkari to launch development projects worth Rs 3,685.35 cr in Visakhapatnam tomorrow

Union minister Nitin Gadkari will launch various development projects under the Sagarmala and Bharatmala projects worth Rs 3,685.35 crore in Visakhapatnam on Friday.

Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari rules out stopping of highway toll collection
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Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari rules out stopping of highway toll collection

The union transport minister, Nitin Gadkari said toll collection can "never go" if funds are to be raised for constructing roads under the build-operate-transfer (BOT) model

Bankers should tap into opportunities in highways sector, says Nitin Gadkari
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Bankers should tap into opportunities in highways sector, says Nitin Gadkari

Bankers will be updated with the pick up in projects in highways sector and would listen to their problems.

National road safety week: Navigating the streets hassle-free is a basic right; we have to walk the talk
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National road safety week: Navigating the streets hassle-free is a basic right; we have to walk the talk

Roughly 80 percent of all fatal accidents stem from human behaviour, according to figures available with the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways.

News18's Rising India Summit: TDP's dissatisfaction over Andhra Pradesh driven by sentiment and politics, says Piyush Goyal
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News18's Rising India Summit: TDP's dissatisfaction over Andhra Pradesh driven by sentiment and politics, says Piyush Goyal

Piyush Goyal said on Friday that sentiment and politics is behind the Telugu Desam Party (TDP)'s claims that the Centre has ignored the aspirations of Andhra Pradesh.

Economic Survey says India needs $ 4.5 trn to build infrastructure by 2040; can garner $3.9 trn funds itself
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Economic Survey says India needs $ 4.5 trn to build infrastructure by 2040; can garner $3.9 trn funds itself

Economic Survey attributes collapse of Public Private Partnership as reason for massive underinvestment in the infrastructure sector

Centre to sanction Rs 1 lakh cr to Tamil Nadu for highways, ports projects, says Nitin Gadkari
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Centre to sanction Rs 1 lakh cr to Tamil Nadu for highways, ports projects, says Nitin Gadkari

Tamil Nadu wants the centre to also implement the interlinking of rivers Mahanadhi-Godavari-Krishna-Pennar-Palar-Cauvery-Vaigai

NHAI reforms: Highways refinancing potential up 10 times to over Rs 1 lakh cr; dip in high-risk road projects
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NHAI reforms: Highways refinancing potential up 10 times to over Rs 1 lakh cr; dip in high-risk road projects

New highway projects due to major reforms by NHAI are seeing significantly shorter timelines for right-of-way and approvals.

Narendra Modi Cabinet approves biggest ever highway development plan worth Rs 7 lakh crore
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Narendra Modi Cabinet approves biggest ever highway development plan worth Rs 7 lakh crore

Narendra Modi government on Tuesday approved Rs seven lakh crore worth of highway projects, including the ambitious Bharatmala, an official said.

Lucknow-Agra highway turns IAF runway: C-130 Hercules transport aircraft makes assault landing; Mirages, Sukhois follow
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Lucknow-Agra highway turns IAF runway: C-130 Hercules transport aircraft makes assault landing; Mirages, Sukhois follow

The Lucknow-Agra Expressway was closed for commuters from 10 am on Tuesday and will remain shut till 2 pm, as at least 20 planes belonging to the Indian Air Force (IAF) conducted major touchdown exercises on the expressway near Bangarmau in Unnao district.

Nitin Gadkari flags off 1,000 e-rickshaws in New Delhi, promises fleet of electric vehicles by 2017 end
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Nitin Gadkari flags off 1,000 e-rickshaws in New Delhi, promises fleet of electric vehicles by 2017 end

Asserting that the government is serious in promoting electric vehicles, Union minister Nitin Gadkari Monday said an electric fleet comprising buses, taxis and autorickshaws will be on roads by the end of 2017

Highway liquor ban: SC relaxes regulation on vends in nine districts of Uttarakhand
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Highway liquor ban: SC relaxes regulation on vends in nine districts of Uttarakhand

The Supreme Court on Friday relaxed its ban on liquor vends alongside highways in nine districts of Uttarakhand and parts of two other districts from the 500-metre cap.

Highway liquor ban: Delhi govt orders re-verification of 40 outlets after owners claim restoration of licences
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Highway liquor ban: Delhi govt orders re-verification of 40 outlets after owners claim restoration of licences

The Delhi government has ordered the physical re-verification of around 40 hotels, clubs and restaurants in the city which were sealed due to the Supreme Court's order banning sale of liquor within 500 metres of highways

SC relaxes 500-metre cap rules on liquor sale across national highways in Arunachal, Andaman and Nicobar Islands
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SC relaxes 500-metre cap rules on liquor sale across national highways in Arunachal, Andaman and Nicobar Islands

In a relief to Arunachal Pradesh and Andaman and Nicobar Islands, the Supreme Court on Wednesday relaxed the 500-metre cap on liquor vends.

Supreme Court's ruling on liquor ban on highways: Thanks to court, drunks can now cry havoc or cause it
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Supreme Court's ruling on liquor ban on highways: Thanks to court, drunks can now cry havoc or cause it

If that be so, shouldn't there have been a proper yardstick at the very beginning indicating which portions of which roads are exempt from the ban on sale of liquor in the 500 metre zone on highways.