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Jan 04, 2017
Budget 2017: Road Ministry seeks Rs 90,904 cr for 2017-18The outlay for Revised Estimate (RE) 2016-17 is proposed to be reduced from BE 2016-17 outlay of Rs 57,976 crore to Rs 52,447 crore as against the proposal of the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) of Rs 62,489 crore, the source said.
Nov 24, 2016
BharatBenz welcomes government's push for mandatory AC on trucksThe centre has decided to make AC mandatory in the driver’s cabin of trucks from April 2017
Jan 21, 2016
Budget 2016: RoadMin seeks Rs 2,500-cr annual grant for state road corpsTo double the capacity of state transport buses, the forthcoming Budget may contain a proposal for an annual grant of Rs 2,500 crore for state road transport corporations to increase their fleet.
Jan 17, 2016
Budget 2016: Road Min seeks 'end of life' policy for old vehicles in BudgetAn 'end of life' policy may be announced in the Budget that may include a rebate of at least 50 per cent in excise duty on new vehicles for buyers who surrender their polluting old ones.
Dec 30, 2014
Cabinet may take up Motor Vehicles Amendment Bill in FebruaryThe Motor Vehicles Amendment Bill, being prepared, will be in sync with practices in six advanced nations – US, Canada, Singapore, Japan, Germany and the United Kingdom.
Aug 28, 2014
Gadkari seeks new norms, quality checks for cycles to protect cyclistsIn a letter to Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, Gadkari expressed concern over a large number of cyclists who are killed in road accidents.
Aug 28, 2014
Road Ministry gets cabinet clearance to push highway projects throughNitin Gadkari's ministry will now "take a decision as to which mode is the best for effective delivery of road project."