20 Jan 2015
Basti: Waterways development will be the top priority for NDA government due to its lower fare cost compared to rail and road transport, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said here on Tuesday.
29 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Setting himself a target of building 30 kms of roads a day, the 'flyover man' from Maharashtra, Nitin Gadkari, will need to ensure consistent investment flows and easier regulations to turn around the crisis-hit highways sector in the new year.
13 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The government has decided to construct highways in extremist-hit states in mission mode as these are harbinger of economic prosperity, Road, Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said.
06 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday called on President Pranab Mukherjee regarding an Ordinance that will pave the way for plying of E-rickshaws on roads of national capital region.
06 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The central government plans to take over the much delayed Kundli-Manesar-Palwal expressway from the Haryana government, saying this project will help in decongesting Delhi's traffic.
24 Dec 2014
Kolkata: The central government is looking at ways to generate extra revenue from the highways, according to union Minister Nitin Gadkari, who handles the shipping, road transport and highways portfolio.
08 Dec 2014
New Delhi: To bolster infrastructure growth, the government is creating a shelf of ready-to-launch projects worth over Rs 3 lakh crore after rolling out Rs 1.8 lakh crore out of Rs 2.8 lakh crore worth projects stuck on account of various hurdles, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Monday.
24 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Paving the way for plying of e-rickshaws on roads of national capital region, the Cabinet on Wednesday approved promulgation of an ordinance as a Bill in this regard could not get through Parliament.
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.