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.
Mon, Oct 17, 2016
During the event, Rajiv Pratap Rudy called out the huge need for drivers in the country, and acknowledged Ola’s efforts in providing employment.
Tue, Oct 11, 2016
"We target to bring out overall 30 or 40 projects initially and we would be able to raise about Rs 15,000 to 20,000 crore out of it to begin with," NHAI Chairman Raghav Chandra told PTI.
Sun, Oct 02, 2016
The ambitious pod taxi project is all set to move into fast lane, with the government deciding to execute it under National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) and four global firms qualifying in initial bids.
Thu, Sep 29, 2016
The ‘Ministerial Conclave’ was attended by Nitin Gadkari, Kalraj Misra, Piyush Goyal and Thawar Chandra Gehlot along with business champions including members of various business organizations i.e.
Tue, Sep 06, 2016
With the Centre focusing more on developing alternative fuel economy, India will soon stop importing petroleum products, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Tuesday.
Wed, Aug 24, 2016
The policy will help in saving fuel as old vehicles tend to consume more fuel and will decrease our dependance on imports, Gadkari said.
Tue, Aug 23, 2016
To raise a part of large pool of resources needed to fund the ambitious inland waterways plan, Union Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday said all major ports have been asked to start subsidiaries which will leverage dollar-denominated billing to raise low-cost money.
Thu, Aug 18, 2016
The awards, which recognize the outstanding contributions of the companies made during last year, will be presented on Friday (August 19) as a part of Fortune India's The Next 500 summit at Leela Palace hotel here.
Sun, Aug 14, 2016
The auditor said works were abandoned or remained incomplete due to incorrect alignment, land disputes etc.
Fri, Aug 05, 2016
The Cabinet on Wednesday approved the Motor Vehicle (Amendment) Bill 2016. The amendment which aims to improve the road safety in the country was approved by the cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Wed, Aug 03, 2016
Drinking and driving will attract a steep fine of Rs 10,000 instead of Rs 2,000 which was in the old provision.
Tue, Jul 19, 2016
As per the latest issue of the “World Road Statistics” (WRS) 2015, brought out by the International Road Federation, Geneva, the highest number of fatalities in road accidents in the world for the year 2013 was reported to be India (1,37,572), followed by United States (32,719) and Russian Federation (27,025) for the same year.
Mon, Jul 18, 2016
Last year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the Tesla factory in the US and that gave wings to the speculation that Tesla could set up its factory in India.
Tue, Jun 14, 2016
Dairy major Amul is keen on setting up a Rs 400 crore project in drought-hit Vidarbha region of Maharashtra where farmers are committing suicides, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said today.
Thu, May 26, 2016
Sawhney said that GST is extremely important and it needs to move faster.
Mon, May 02, 2016
Inceptors with breath analysers have been provided by his Ministry to states to check cases of violations of traffic rules including drunken driving.
Wed, Apr 27, 2016
Gadkari said it would be his ministry's initiative to promote such bio-fuel and it will also be encouraged in use of highways building machinery and equipment.
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