Why did you make single-lane RTR flyover? HC asks Delhi govt

The Delhi High Court has questioned the Public Works Department's (PWD) decision to construct a single-lane flyover on Rao Tula Ram (RTR) marg on the Outer Ring Road here saying "we all have been victims of that road".

Najeeb Jung directs PWD to take up repair work at Nehru hostels

Delhi's Lt governor Najeeb Jung on Wednesday directed the Public Works Department (PWD) to take up the repair works at Nehru Girls Hostel and Nehru Boys Hostel at Dilshad Garden to upgrade the facilities.

Bombay HC releases Rs 15.41 lakh spent on securing Shakti Mills

Maharashtra Government has informed the Bombay High Court that Public Works Department had recently spent Rs 15.41 lakh to build a boundary wall, barbed wire fencing, security cabin and the main gate of the defunct Shakti Mills.

Surface communication in Arunachal to be restored soon

Surface communication between Banderdewa and Itanagar which has been disrupted since August 15 following washing away of a large portion of NH 52 (A) would be restored soon, PWD officials said.

No dedicated Delhi master plan on sewerage rehabilitation: CAG

The national capital is yet to have a dedicated master plan on sewerage rehabilitation, a report by the Comptroller and Auditor General tabled in the Parliament said on Friday.

Mettur level at 47.66 feet

Water level in the Mettur dam today stood at 47.66 feet against its full level of 120 feet.

Delhi government accommodations to be allotted online

The Public Works Department (PWD) Sunday said it will allot all Delhi government pool accommodations through an online automated system of allotment (ASA).

Bombay High Court refuses to stay govt decision to close down 44 toll booths

In a relief to motorists, the Bombay High Court on Monday refused to stay Maharashtra government`s decision to close 44 toll booths.

Uttarakhand govt directs PWD to expedite preparations for monsoon

Uttarakhand government on Thursday asked PWD engineers to ensure removal of the debris from the road between Dar and Sobla near Dharchula before the onset of monsoon.

Rs 22 crore treasure found in Lokayukta raid at PWD guard`s house

In an eye-opening raid, a chowkidaar with the Public Works Department here was found to be in possession of disproportionate assets worth over Rs 22 crores.

Arvind Kejriwal overstays, PWD scared to sent notice

Former Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal has not vacated his official bungalow C-II/23 at Tilak Lane despite the completion of the 15-day grace period.

Salman Khan`s NGO backs campaign for disabled

Superstar Salman Khan`s Being Human Foundation has joined hands with a news channel to launch Veer, a two-month-long media campaign showcasing case examples of Persons with Disabilities (PwD), who have succeeded in their endeavours on the strength of their self-belief.

Shrubbery removed from Shakti Mills: PWD tells HC

The Bombay High Court was on Tuesday informed that the shrubbery inside the defunct Shakti Mills compound, where a photojournalist was gang-raped, has been cleared and work is on to remove debris.

Mizoram affected by prolonged repairs of NH-54

Prices of essential commodities have soared in Mizoram due to a large number of trucks being stranded in the NH-54, lifeline of Mizoram from the rest of the world.

Elevated project: NGT concerned over PWD`s silence on trees

The bench directed the Chief Engineer of PWD to file a personal affidavit giving complete details of the trees.

Truth will come only after probe: Shivpal Singh on Nagpal suspension

Uttar Pradesh PWD minister Shivpal Singh declined to comment on suspension of IAS Durga Shakti Nagpal, who clamped down on illegal mining in UP, saying that truth will come out only after an inquiry.

PWD made fraudulent payments: CAG

Comptroller and Auditor General of India has indicted the Mizoram Public Works Department of making fraudulent payment to the tune of Rs 5.81 lakh against works which were not executed.

HC pulls up Delhi authorities on waterlogging

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked the city government and the civic agencies to clean the storm water drains on a war footing.

Nine PWD officials suspended in U`khand on corruption charges

Nine PWD officials in Uttarakhand, including six engineers, have been suspended for allegedly violating the norms by favouring an executing agency engaged in a road repair project, officials said on Wednesday.

Woman gets compensation for land used by PWD

Uttar Pradesh government has paid Rs 9.1 lakh compensation to a woman whose land was used by Public Works Department to construct a road, complying with a direction of the National Human Rights Commission.