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Jul 03, 2018
Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari rules out stopping of highway toll collectionThe 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
Jun 01, 2018
NGT seeks reply from Centre, NHAI on maintaining green cover along national and state highwaysThe National Green Tribunal has directed the Centre and NHAI to state its stand on maintaining the mandatory green cover along national and state highways.
Apr 22, 2018
Centre's extension of highways, identification of black-spots on them may lead to fall in road accident fatalitiesA series of concrete steps taken by the government towards improving road safety in the last four years raises hopes of a significant decline in road accident fatalities.
Jan 23, 2018
Budget and Beyond: In next decade, road infrastructure in India will be completely transformed, says Nitin GadkariNitin Gadkari says he needs more money because a lot of land needs to be acquired for ambitious Rs 7.5-lakh crore Sagarmala project
Jan 17, 2018
Department of Telecom to invest Rs 10,743 crore in improving telecom connectivity in Northeast IndiaThe Telecom Commission in its recent meeting has approved a comprehensive strategy to implement BharatNet in the northeast region, said Manoj Sinha.
Dec 24, 2017
Odisha CM asks officials to fast-track forest, environment clearances for infrastructure developmentOdisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has asked officials to fast-track the process of granting forest and environment clearances for infrastructure development projects.
Dec 01, 2017
Supreme Court issues directions for road safety, asks states to implement policy with 'seriousness'Noting one death every three minutes due to road accidents in India, the Supreme Court on Thursday issued 25 directions for road safety
Nov 16, 2017
NHAI reforms: Highways refinancing potential up 10 times to over Rs 1 lakh cr; dip in high-risk road projectsNew highway projects due to major reforms by NHAI are seeing significantly shorter timelines for right-of-way and approvals.
Oct 31, 2017
Madras HC directs Tamil Nadu govt to not renew or give fresh licences for advertisement hoardings along highwaysThe Madras High Court has directed the Tamil Nadu government not to renew or give fresh licences to erect advertisement hoardings along state highways and traffic junctions, contrary to previous guidelines
Oct 05, 2017
Rahul Gandhi slams Modi in Amethi, says if PM cannot address concerns of farmers, youth, he should say soPM Narendra Modi should stop wasting the time of the countrymen and start giving employment to youth as promised, Rahul Gandhi said on Wednesday.