Mon, Dec 11, 2023
In July, Union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari said the draft notification to mandate the installation of air-conditioning systems in the cabins of trucks has been approved.
Wed, Nov 29, 2023
In an exclusive conversation with ANI, two workers who were trapped in the Silkyara Tunnel talk about their 17-day-long experience trapped in the tunnel. The workers had a sigh of relief after the anxiety-filled initial 24 hours. Vishwajeet Kumar Verma and Subodh Kumar Verma expressed their gratitude to the rescuers and the government as well.
Fri, Nov 24, 2023
Rescue operations at Uttarkashi tunnel collapse site entered Day 13, with trapped workers deemed safe and in good spirits. The mission is already in its final stage with merely a few metres separating rescuers and trapped workers. Former advisor to PMO informed that there will likely be no metallic obstruction for the next 5 meters.
Fri, Feb 01, 2019
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis made a significant announcement for the welfare of martyrs families of Indian Army, saying the state government would double the encouragement grant to Rs 50 lakh, besides giving two acres of land.
Mon, Jan 28, 2019
In another subtle remark, Nitin Gadkari yesterday said politicians who sell dreams to people and don't fulfill are "beaten up" by the public. Now, Gadkari's comment has sparked a political rage. Watch the video to know more.
Sun, Jan 27, 2019
Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari here on Saturday laid the foundation stone for development of a six-lane corridor in Delhi and said road projects worth Rs 50,000 crore have been sanctioned for the national capital.
Sat, Jan 26, 2019
India celebrates its 70th Republic Day today on January 26, 2019. Watch this video to know how leaders celebrated Republic Day 2019.
The government will take up Rs 50,000-crore projects to decongest Delhi that is battling with the twin problems of air and water pollution, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said Saturday.
Fri, Jan 25, 2019
The chief minister has sought the minister's personal intervention particularly in expediting the Kartarpur Corridor project, given its historic and religious importance.
Thu, Jan 24, 2019
Minister for Road Transport and Highways Gadkari will lay the foundation stone for "the development of a six-lane, access controlled corridor from Akshardham in east Delhi to the Eastern Peripheral Expressway junction on Baghpat Road on the 26th of January," the road ministry said in a statement.
Mon, Jan 21, 2019
Road & transport ministry of India has demanded a 30% hike in funds in the interim budget as compared to last year. Watch the video to know more.
Sun, Jan 20, 2019
Union minister Nitin Gadkari will inaugurate the 1.2 km-long Keediyan-Gandiyal bridge on the Ravi river in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir on January 22, officials said Sunday.
Wed, Jan 09, 2019
Gadkari was speaking at the presentation ceremony of the "National Highways Awards for Excellence" which recognised innovations in highway construction and design among other aspects of road construction.
Tue, Jan 08, 2019
The tags available at petrol pumps are bank-neutral and can be linked to customers` choice of bank accounts.
Mon, Jan 07, 2019
To ensure faster roll-out of electronic toll collection across the country, FASTags would soon be available at petrol pumps and later, these might be used as cards for buying petrol and paying parking fees, said Union Minister Nitin Gadkari Monday.
Thu, Dec 20, 2018
Accompanied by Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju and Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu, Gadkari laid the foundation of the NH projects here in Lower Subansiri district.
Sun, Dec 16, 2018
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari Saturday asked private players to invest liberally in expressways, waterways and irrigation projects as well as towards the 'Clean Ganga Mission'.
Sat, Dec 15, 2018
A day after opining that it is unfair to tag a "one-time loan defaulter Vijay Mallyaji" as a "chor" (thief), Union minister Nitin Gadkari Friday said his remarks on the embattled liquor tycoon were twisted and taken out of context by media.
Fri, Dec 14, 2018
Saying the government has not "destroyed the Reserve Bank as an institution," Union minister Nitin Gadkari Thursday asserted the central bank is part and parcel of the government and therefore it has to support the economic vision of the government of the day.
Gadkari has for long been calling for a more considerate and realistic approach to NPAs, and indirectly blamed the bankers for the NPA mess, saying our banking system is such that it does not support sick companies.
Fri, Dec 07, 2018
Underscoring the need for a no-compromise approach on quality of roads, union minister Nitin Gadkari has threatened to run a bulldozer over contractors for bad conditions.
Nitin Gadkari himself tweeted on his condition after a couple of hours. "Had slight medical condition due to low sugar. I have been attended by doctors and I am doing well now. I thank all of you for all the well wishes," Gadkari said.
Thu, Dec 06, 2018
Talking to reporters on the sidelines of an event, he said a Russian company is expected to start the service.
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