Electronic toll collection at highways to start from Oct 27

The government will commence the electronic toll collection process across national highways from October 27.

Naga outfit calls indefinite blockade of national highways in Manipur, security tightened

Security measures have been tightened along two national highways in Manipur in view of indefinite blockade by hill-based United Naga Council (UNC) beginning Thursday in protest against the death of two persons in police firing on August 30 last.

National Highways in Manipur should remain open: MHA

The Ministry of Home Affairs on Wednesday issued an advisory, saying that the National Highways in Manipur should remain open and law and order should be maintained.

Security tightened along national highways in Manipur

Security measures have been tightened along two national highways in Manipur in view of indefinite blockade by hill-based United Naga Council (UNC) from Thursday in protest against the death of two persons in police firing on August 30 last.

Bihar to take up with the Centre about poor upkeep of NHs

The Bihar government on Friday lamented the poor upkeep of National Highways in the state and said it would take up the matter with the Centre soon.

200 cr trees to be planted along 1 lakh km highways: Gadkari

The government plans to plant 200 crore trees along the entire 1 lakh km National Highways network across the country to employ jobless youth.

Cabinet nod to convert 7,200 km of state roads to highways

The government on Thursday decided to convert 7,200 kms of states roads into national highways.

Nawaz Sharif demotes police officer for misusing funds

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has demoted a top Pakistani police official who used public funds to issue advertisements to congratulate him on his victory in the general election in May.

All highways in Punjab to be 4/6 laned by January 2016

The Punjab government is working to realise its target of 4/6 laning of all national and state highways by January 2016 and has set aside Rs 3,080 crore for the purpose, an official spokesperson said on Sunday.

All national highways to have electronic toll collection system by 2014: Govt

The government will roll out RFID-based electronic toll collection across all the toll plazas on national highways through out the country by 2014.

Install CCTV cameras on National Highways: Bombay High Court

The Bombay High Court has asked the Maharashtra Government to install CCTV cameras at all the lamp posts on National Highways across the state to detect over-speeding of vehicles and avoid accidents.

Work on National Highways to be expedited: Punjab

Punjab government has put the construction work on Faridkot-Kotkapura and Shahkot-Moga- Ramgarh National Highway on fast track and orders have been issued to complete both road by March next year.

TN: Heavy rains lash Gudalur area

Gudalur and surrounding areas in Nilgiris district were experiencing heavy rains on national highways.

Punjab govt approves budget for highways

The Punjab Government has approved a budget of Rs 150 crore for the repair and maintenance of National Highways in the state.

Convert single lane NHs to double lane: Joshi

Union Minister for Road Transport and National Highways CP Joshi has directed officials to convert the entire 1463 km stretch of single lane national highways in Uttarakhand into double lane.

Two National Highways declared in Assam

Union Ministry of Surface Road Transport and Highways has declared two roads of Assam, linking neighbouring states Meghalaya and Arunachal Pradesh, as National Highways.

Two National Highways declared in Assam

The total length of NH315(A) and NH127(B) are 99 km and 401 km respectively, an official release said here today.

Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh seek to develop their NHs

Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh have sent their proposals for de-notifying the few stretches of National Highways.

Odisha asks NHAI to modernise national highways

The Odisha government has
urged the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) to
upgrade, maintain and modernise national highways in the
state.

BJP to put hoardings about poor national highways

Madhya Pradesh BJP will put up
hoardings along national highways in the state to underline
their bad condition and highlight that it is the Centre which
is responsible for maintaining them.