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6 schoolchildren, driver injured in accident on J&K highway

The children were given first-aid and handed over to their parents.

Sep 13, 2017, 13:40 PM IST
Finish projects on time, take India to newer heights: PM Modi

Finish projects on time, take India to newer heights: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi stressed the importance of timely completion of projects.

Aug 29, 2017, 14:14 PM IST
352 km Mizoram National Highway to boost ties with Myanmar; provide new trade route

352 km Mizoram National Highway to boost ties with Myanmar; provide new trade route

Myanmar, the only southeast Asian country which shares a 1,643-km-long border with India, serves as a gateway to the other 10 member-states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). Four northeastern states — Arunachal Pradesh (520 km), Manipur (398 km), Nagaland (215 km) and Mizoram (510 km) — have an unfenced border with Myanmar.

Aug 21, 2017, 19:07 PM IST

Tripura party threatens agitation over separate state demand

After a regional party blocked the National Highway and lone railway line in Tripura for more than 10 days demanding a separate state for tribals, another tribal entity on Wednesday threatened to launch an agitation over the same demand.

Jul 26, 2017, 16:59 PM IST

Gurdwara collapse: 2 more bodies found, toll rise to 3, CM

 Two more bodies were found today from the debris of a gurudwara which collapsed on National Highway 1 here, taking the toll to three, even as NDRF and Haryana Police teams were carrying out operations to look for some more trapped persons.

Jun 13, 2017, 20:00 PM IST

Massive landslide strikes near Badrinath route, 15,000 tourists stranded

Uttarakhand has been hit by a landslide, according to media reports. The landslide occurred near Vishnuprayag on Badrinath route with over 15,000 tourists stranded.

May 19, 2017, 20:38 PM IST

ACB registers three FIRs against Kejriwal's deceased kin, others

Delhi's Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) on Tuesday registered three FIRs against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's brother-in-law, late Surender Kumar Bansal, and senior PWD officers in connection with alleged corruption of Rs 10 crore.

May 10, 2017, 00:57 AM IST

Srinagar-Jammu highway opens for traffic after 4 days

The Srinagar-Jammu national highway which remained closed for four days due to landslide triggered by rain and snowfall reopened on Sunday for one-way traffic.

Apr 09, 2017, 22:04 PM IST

Srinagar-Jammu NH closed for 3rd consecutive day

The Srinagar-Jammu National Highway, connecting Kashmir Valley to the rest of the country, remained closed for the third consecutive day today due to landslides and shooting stones triggered by rains and snow.

Apr 07, 2017, 12:58 PM IST

SC order to affect 200 bars in Haryana, mostly in Gurugram

Around 200 bars in Haryana will be affected by the Supreme Court order banning sale of liquor within 500 meters of highways, while Punjab is yet to work out the number of bars and pubs which will feel the burnt.

Apr 02, 2017, 17:55 PM IST
SC ruling on liquor shops along highway: Pune liquor outlets, bars likely to be exempted from closure

SC ruling on liquor shops along highway: Pune liquor outlets, bars likely to be exempted from closure

Liquor shops and bars located along a majority of highways in Pune are likely to be exempted from closure after Supreme Court's latest ruling on 'highway liquor ban'.

Mar 31, 2017, 23:59 PM IST
India's longest road tunnel set to open in J&K: 10 facts will make you feel proud

India's longest road tunnel set to open in J&K: 10 facts will make you feel proud

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate to the nation the India's longest road tunnel on April 2. It is built on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway.

Mar 28, 2017, 17:43 PM IST
30 vehicles ram into each other on Jaipur-Agra Highway due to fog; 1 dead, 28 injured - SEE PICS

30 vehicles ram into each other on Jaipur-Agra Highway due to fog; 1 dead, 28 injured - SEE PICS

In an unfortunate incident, almost 30 vehicles rammed into each other on Jaipur-Agra Highway due to fog.

Jan 29, 2017, 12:02 PM IST
Economic blockade: Centre rushes 4,000 paramilitary personnel to Manipur

Economic blockade: Centre rushes 4,000 paramilitary personnel to Manipur

The Centre has rushed additional 4,000 paramilitary personnel to Manipur in its efforts to reopen a national highway which has blocked for nearly two months by a Naga group.

Dec 26, 2016, 18:06 PM IST
Demonetisation: Govt extends toll charges suspension on national highways till Nov 14

Demonetisation: Govt extends toll charges suspension on national highways till Nov 14

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced that hospitals, railway, bus and airlines ticket counters will continue to accept Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes for the next 72 hours.

Nov 11, 2016, 19:06 PM IST

Four killed, 36 hurt as bus falls off bridge in Odisha

Four persons were killed and 36 injured when a bus fell off a bridge in Odisha's Angul district on Tuesday.

Oct 25, 2016, 20:02 PM IST

Live high-power electricity cable falls on bike in Haryana, three of a family electrocuted

Three persons of a family, including a minor, were electrocuted after a live high-power electricity cable fell on their motorcycle in Siwani mandi area here today, police said.

Sep 19, 2016, 01:36 AM IST

One killed in tractor-truck collision in Bareilly

One person was killed and three others injured today when a mini truck collided with a tractor in CBganj area here, police said.

Jul 30, 2016, 13:37 PM IST