Centre aims to build 30 km National Highway every day: Nitin Gadkari

 The Centre has set a target of constructing 30 km of National Highways per day within two years and planned to spend Rs five lakh crore on road infrastructure development, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Friday.

Civic bodies to look after roads maintenance in Maharashtra

 In compliance with a Bombay High Court order, Maharashtra government has decided to entrust the responsibility of maintenance of roads on the municipal corporations of respective cities in the state.

Centre allots Rs 960 crore for better road network in J&K

 Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday earmarked Rs 960 crore under Central Road Funds to pace up the network of roads and bridges in Jammu and Kashmir.

Delhi: Heat wave melts road near AIIMS Hospital

Heat wave have melted the roads near AIIMS Hospital in Delhi.

Citizens have fundamental right to good roads, says Bombay HC

 The Bombay High Court on Wednesday held that citizens have a fundamental right to good roads and it is the state government's statutory obligation to provide roads which are free of potholes.

This village in Himachal Pradesh has no proper roads

Kharli village in Bilaspur district of Himachal Pradesh doesn't have proper roads.

Chhattisgarh govt to form panel for development of roads in state

An empowered committee headed by the state Chief Secretary will be constituted to examine the documents pertaining to the tenders for development of road infrastructure in Chhattisgarh.

Here's how plant molecule can help make roads and roofs 'greener'
Here's how plant molecule can help make roads and roofs 'greener'

A new study has revealed that a molecule from plants and trees can make our roads and roofs "greener."

Madras HC impleads Highways Research Station in PIL on roads

 The Madras High Court on Thursday impleaded the Director of Highways Research Station here as the third respondent in the suo motu PIL on the city corporation's decision to drop concrete road proposal.

Its official: male drivers are true menace on roads

The new official statistics have revealed that male drivers are the true menace on the roads.

25 killed in Zimbabwe bus accident

At least 25 people were killed and 46 others injured Sunday in a head-on collision between two buses near Zimbabwean capital Harare, police said.

Reserved lanes for movement of emergency vehicles: Delhi BJP

 Delhi BJP on Friday requested Lt Governor Najeeb Jung to notify arterial roads across the national capital with reserved lanes for movement of emergency vehicles, similar to the ones during the 2010 Commonwealth Games here.

Akhilesh lays stress on making state roads safer

 Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday issued various directions for making state roads safer for commuters and strict implementation of road safety rules.

Uttar Pradesh sets up fund for roads

Uttar Pradesh has decided to set up a 'tourist road fund' to maintain roads leading to monuments and heritage sites in the state, an official said on Saturday.

Bihar govt warns to put up boards with PM's photo to protest fund crunch

Accusing the Centre of discriminating Bihar in fund allocation for construction of rural roads, state government Tuesday threatened to put up boards of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the proposed roads to highlight that work could not be taken up due to absence of central funds.

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.

Telangana govt to spend Rs 30,000 cr on roads, skyways in Hyderabad

 Telangana Government today said it would spend Rs 25,000-30,000 crore in a phased manner towards development of road and construction of skyways in Hyderabad, in a bid to give facelift to the capital city.

Delhi's most dangerous flyovers

Delhi tops the country in fatal road accidents and in number of pedestrians and cyclists falling victim, says report.

PM Modi to review progress of infra sectors on Nov 5

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi will review the progress of infrastructure sectors including roads, railways and power in the presence of senior officials of concerned ministries on November 5.