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.
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.
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.
25 Jun 2014
New Delhi: In a bid to fast track highway construction, the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has approved over Rs 40,000 crore worth of projects and set an ambitious target of building 30 kms of roads per day.
24 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari has voiced his concern over the ‘tardy’ progress in completion of national highways and called for urgent measures to overcome prolonged delays.
12 Dec 2013
Itanagar: The Union Road Transport and Highways (RTH) Ministry has approved road construction of 6,418 km under Special Accelerated Road Development Project-North East for implementation of Phase A and the Arunachal Pradesh package of roads and highways.
16 Dec 2013
New Delhi: Road Transport and Highways Minister Oscar Fernandes has been given the additional charge of Ministry of Labour and Employment following the death of Sis Ram Ola.
23 May 2014
New Delhi: The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways may seek greater autonomy in decision making for faster implementation of projects from Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi when he assumes charge next week.
22 Oct 2013
New Delhi: In a recent development, General Motors (GM) India has resumed the production of Chevrolet Tavera MUV three months after it stopped the production of the model due to issues concerning the vehicle’s exhaust system.
21 May 2014
New Delhi: Land acquisition is the topmost hurdle in the execution of highway projects in the country and should be dealt with on a priority basis by the incoming government, a top official of the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways said.