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Goyal asks ministries to work in coordination to cut logistics cost to 9 pc of GDP

Policy was prepared in consultation with ministries of railways, road transport and highways, shipping and civil aviation.

27 Jun 2019 5:16 PM

From 15L cr highways spend to globalising Khadi; MSME products: Nitin Gadkari's 5-yr roadmap

Gadkari said his priority will be 'rolling out all stuck highway projects that include many of IL&FS projects within 100 days'.

05 Jun 2019 4:20 PM

Maharashtra, UP to drive state-led capex in road sector in next 3 yrs

In Maharashtra, the estimated spend in case of Nagpur-Mumbai expressway alone is Rs 35,000 crore over next three years.

07 May 2019 6:15 PM

Nitin Gadkari rules out stopping highway toll collection

The minister said toll collection can "never go" if funds are to be raised for constructing roads.

03 Jul 2018 7:41 PM

Dreams of vibrant infrastructure taking shape, says Nitin Gadkari

Gadkari holds portfolios such as road transport, shipping, water resources and Ganga rejuvenation.

29 May 2018 6:35 PM


India to adopt global norms for highway construction calculations

A record 9,829 km of highways were constructed in 2017-18 which comes to 26.92 km of roads per day.

03 Apr 2018 5:22 PM

Modi may cut infrastructure funding on record low GDP

Tax receipts were about $7.8 billion in July, a little over half the monthly target.

19 Sep 2017 10:50 AM

Auto industry gears up for govt's electric vehicles push

A new auto policy with roadmap for electric vehicles is in works and likely to be made public before year-end.

11 Sep 2017 11:26 AM

Nagpur is first city with electric mass mobility system

Govt was in initial talks with SoftBank for loans at low interest rate for a green project in city.

27 May 2017 12:43 PM

2,000km highways may be denotified

Govt tries to go around Supreme Court’s booze ban.

18 Apr 2017 1:59 AM


SC highway liquor ban: HP re-notifies 16 SHs to MDRs to prevent closure of vends

Nearly 950 liquor shops came within 500 metres of state highways.

06 Apr 2017 10:07 AM

Hotels, bars across highways left high and dry as clampdown continues

Nitish, who has banned alcohol in Bihar said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should implement it as a tribute to Mahatama Gandhi.

03 Apr 2017 9:16 PM

Dilip Buildcon bags Rs 3,269 cr road projects in Maharashtra

Company has received letter of award from NHAI for three projects in a single stretch in the state.

30 Mar 2017 5:25 PM

Dilip Buildcon lowest bidder for Rs 3,200 cr road projects

NHAI has declared Dilip Buildcon Limited, Bhopal, as successful bidder for three projects.

23 Mar 2017 3:57 PM

Awarded contracts worth Rs 4.5 lakh crore: Gadkari

Road Minister says for first time Budget has made a provision for multi-modal transport hubs.

04 Feb 2017 11:07 AM


Union Budget 2017: Highways allocation hiked to Rs 64,900 crore

Highways sector had a budgetary estimate of Rs 57,976 crore for current fiscal 2016-17.

01 Feb 2017 7:11 PM