Road Ministry to enhance scope of e-governance to entire system

Aimed at ensuring transparency and better administration, the Road Transport and Highways Ministry on Monday said it aims to bring the entire system fall under the scope of e-governance module.

Nitin Gadkari aims at 30-km road building a day by 2016

 Accelerating road construction to 30 km a day by 2016 from 3 km at present and eliminating bogus driving licences are top on the agenda of Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari.

Traffic still affected on Jaipur-Delhi NH, Union minister visits site

Union Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways Krisna Pal on Saturday visited Kotputli to inspect the flyover which has developed crack, leading to heavy disruption in traffic movement on the Jaipur-Delhi national highway due to diversion.

Tapping Ganga`s potential, transparency in ministry top agenda: Gadkari

Restoring Ganga`s glory and tapping its potential as an internal transport mode along with "full transparency" in the ministry`s functioning lie top on the agenda of Nitin Jairam Gadkari, who assumed charge of Road Transport & Highways and Shipping Ministry on Thursday.

Roadmin for walkathons on Sunday to create safety awareness

Concerned over India suffering the highest road fatalities it the world, the Road Transport and Highways (RTH) Ministry has asked all states to organise "Walkathons" (walking marathons) on Sunday in a bid to create safety awareness among the masses.

Oscar takes charge of Road Transport and Highways Ministry

Oscar Fernandes on Tuesday took charge as Minister of Road Transport and Highways.

Centre asks states to award smaller projects in Naxal areas

The Road Transport and Highways Ministry has asked states to consider awarding contracts for smaller stretches of highways there.

Highways projects worth Rs 19,000 cr to be awarded soon

The Road Transport and Highways Ministry is all set to award 58 projects worth Rs 19,000 crore for building over 7,000 km roads in various states.