24 Jul 2014
Itanagar: Union Road, Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari has approved of bringing five existing roads in Arunachal Pradesh under the National Highway-13.
23 Jul 2014
New Delhi: No highway projects would be bid out without 80 percent land acquisition so as to fast-track infrastructure development, and a shelf of 300 projects with all clearances will be created, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said here on Wednesday.
21 Jul 2014
Mumbai/Guwahati: Revolt erupted in Congress' backyard in Maharashtra and Assam when two senior ministers on Monday quit the party governments opposing their chief ministers.
17 Jul 2014
New Delhi: BJP's Delhi state unit chief Satish Upadhyay met party leader Nitin Gadkari to discuss government formation in the national capital, a source said on Thursday. "The two leaders had a meeting at Gadkari's house last night. It was an hour-long meeting," the party source informed.
15 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Stalled highways projects worth Rs 1,80,000 crore will be rolled out in a month's span after ironing out hurdles like delays in land acquisition and green nods, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said here on Tuesday.
14 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Government will make necessary changes in law and bring it on par with international standards to enable cars, especially those running on bio-fuels, to ply on Indian roads, Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Monday.
15 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Army chief General Bikram Singh met Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari and requested speedy implementation of road projects in areas along the China border including North-East.
14 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The amendment to the Motor Vehicle Act is likely to be delayed by a couple of months as the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has said it needs three months to review the current Act and thereafter will introduce it afresh in Parliament.
01 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Dismissing reports that his family has links with firm manufacturing e-rickshaws, Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday asserted he has no commercial interest in the sector manufacturing them.
10 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday sought the immediate intervention of the Centre to expedite work on the conversion of the four-lane National Highway which connects the Valley with the rest of the country.