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Jan 18, 2019
China to lay 1.3 million kilometres of roads by 2020 to aide military mobility, Pentagon tells US CongressChina is also improving its existing domestic airfields to handle heavier payloads, constructing airfields on islands and outposts in the resource-rich South China Sea, and restructuring airfields to support military and civilian use.
Sep 04, 2018
Amarinder Singh meets Nitin Gadkari, discusses expansion and upgradation of national highways in PunjabAmarinder Singh met Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday and urged him for expansion and upgradation of national highways in the state and development of roads in border areas.
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
Apr 27, 2018
National road safety week: Navigating the streets hassle-free is a basic right; we have to walk the talkRoughly 80 percent of all fatal accidents stem from human behaviour, according to figures available with the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways.
Feb 18, 2018
BJP has good chances in Christian-majority Meghalaya, provided party maintains development as poll agendaThanks to Congress, BJP and other opposition parties, have no dearth of development issues to contest the elections in Meghalaya
Feb 16, 2018
Meghalaya Election 2018: BJP promises pension, jobs and pukka roads in manifesto, keeps options open for post-poll alliancesIn a 17-page manifesto, BJP promised pension, 24X7 electricity to every household and job opportunity to every youth in Meghalaya among other tall promises
Jan 14, 2018
Odisha man carves mountain to build 8 km road for his 3 school-going childrenEight hours of gruelling work every day for two years, Jalandhar Nayak has been single-handedly moving mountains to construct a 15-kilometre road, connecting his village Gumsahi to the main road in Phulbani town of Kandhamal district.
Nov 10, 2017
Rs 3,000-cr assigned for re-tendering 329 km of roads in Nagaland by December: Same firm spent Rs 1,000 crore last timeA private firm that had spent about Rs 1,000 crore for laying 329 km of roads in Nagaland, with little visible results on the ground, will again be in the running when the project is re-tendered next month, with the cost having tripled to Rs 3,000 crore, according to officials.
Oct 31, 2017
Uma Bharti backs Shivraj Singh Chouhan, says India should shun inferiority complex that US is betterUma Bharti came out strongly in support of Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan over his claim that roads in the state are better than those in the US.
Aug 17, 2017
NHAI launches mobile apps for electronic toll collectionThe NHAI mobile apps, MyFASTag and FASTag Partner will facilitate toll collection.