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Jul 13, 2017
SC relaxes 500-metre cap rules on liquor sale across national highways in Arunachal, Andaman and Nicobar IslandsIn a relief to Arunachal Pradesh and Andaman and Nicobar Islands, the Supreme Court on Wednesday relaxed the 500-metre cap on liquor vends.
Jul 05, 2017
Supreme Court's ruling on liquor ban on highways: Thanks to court, drunks can now cry havoc or cause itIf 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.
Jul 04, 2017
Asian Development Bank grants $220 mn for better road connectivity in Rajasthanthe ADB announced their new $10-billion country strategy for India, with the focus on supporting low-income states and the development of economic corridors.
Jun 28, 2017
Liquor sale: High court issues notice to Punjab govt for allowing establishments near highways to serve alcoholThe Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday issued a notice to the Punjab government, less than a week after the state Assembly removed hotels, restaurants and clubs from the restrictions on serving of liquor within 500 metres of highways
May 04, 2017
HC directs Rajasthan government to install scanners at highway toll plazas to check cattle smugglingThe Rajasthan High Court on Thursday directed the state government to immediately install scanners at all highway toll plazas to check smuggling of cattle.
Feb 01, 2017
Budget 2017 gives a big leg-up to infrastructure industry: ExpertsFor the transport sector as a whole, including railways, road, shipping, the Government has made a provision of Rs 2.41 trillion in 2017-18.
Jan 30, 2017
Govt has kept the promise on roads and highways but sector needs more fundsBudget should also propose setting up of logistics parks along national highway corridors linking ports and manufacturing hubs, setting up of bus ports with better facilities requires be given priority
Dec 18, 2016
14 dead after bus hits fuel tanker in western AfghanistanAn Afghan official says that at least 14 Afghans have been killed after a civilian bus hit a fuel tanker on the main highway in western Afghanistan.
Nov 21, 2016
How a robust water transportation can help India drastically cut its freight costsThe government has decided to take up 30 of these waterways for development in the next three years
Sep 01, 2016
Committed to PM Modi's blue economy vision; Sagarmala project to create 10 mn jobs: GadkariGadkari also said Sagarmala programme will also save India close to $6 billion in logistics costs every year