Omar meets Gadkari, seeks central aid for road projects in J&K

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah sought the immediate intervention of the Centre to expedite work on the conversion of the four-lane National Highway which connects the Valley with the rest of the country.

Protesters block national highway in Punjab over dowry death

Locals along with family members of a woman, who died allegedly in a dowry case, on Tuesday blocked a national highway for more than four hours protesting against the laxity of local police in the matter.

42 killed in road accident in south Pakistan

At least 42 people, including women and children, were killed and several others injured today when a bus they were traveling in collided with a trailer on the National Highway in southeast Pakistan`s Sukkur district.

J&K highway reopens for two-way traffic from Thursday

Jammu and Kashmir National Highway will reopen for two-way traffic from Thursday.

48-hour bandh along national highway in Manipur

A 48-hour bandh called by state`s taxi association in protest against the killing of a driver by militants.

Srinagar-Jammu NH closed following fresh snowfall

Srinagar-Jammu national highway was closed for vehicular traffic as the valley including Srinagar experienced fresh snowfall on Wednesday.

BKU activists booked for blocking highways

Hundreds of Bhartiya Kisan Union activists have been booked for blocking the Delhi-Dehradun National Highway and other state highways on December 5.

Only 1 Nigerian out of 52 arrested last month had passport: Police

Goa police on Friday said that of the 52 Nigerians who were arrested for staging a violent protest on the national highway in the state last month, only one could produce a valid passport.

Three killed, 7 injured as car collides with truck

Three persons were killed and seven others injured when the vehicle they were travelling in collided head-on with a truck on Srinagar-Jammu National Highway on Friday, police sources said.

Landslide damages NH connecting Rishikesh and Kedarnath

A stretch of the National Highway connecting Rishikesh and Kedarnath was damaged due to a landslide at Phata village in Rudraprayag.

Cabinet approves over Rs 1,000 crore highway project

The Cabinet approved the upgrading of National Highway-211 in Maharashtra under the National Highways Development Programme with a total outlay of Rs 1,057.82 crore.

Contract teachers block national highway in Chandigarh

Over 1,000 contractual teachers have blocked the national highway in Kharar here for nearly a day demanding regularisation of their jobs, giving commuters in the region a harrowing time.

Charges of delaying NH projects "baseless": MP govt

The Madhya Pradesh government has denied allegations of delaying the completion of National Highway projects and dubbed it as "far from facts and baseless."

4 Darul Uloom students beaten up in train, triggers tension

Four students of Darul Uloom seminary were allegedly beaten up in a train near Khatoli town here on Saturday, triggering tension in the area as residents blocked Delhi-Dehradun national highway.

NH 29 to remain closed for a week

The National Highway-29 connecting Kohima and Imphal would remain closed for a week from August 2, 2013.

One person killed, another injured on highway

A man was killed and another got injured when a motorbike on which they were travelling was hit by a city bus at Kunda leading to traffic jam on the Delhi-Jaipur National Highway for three hours, police said Monday.

Srinagar-Jammu national highway closed for traffic

Traffic on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway remained closed for the second consecutive day on Friday.

Overnight rains damage National Highway in U`khand

The 14 km stretch of National Highway 109 from Guptkashi to Phata was on Saturday badly damaged at two places due to landslips caused by heavy rain overnight.

Case registered against MoS for Rural Development

An FIR has been lodged against Union Minister of State for Rural Development Pradeep Jain Aditya and 300 others for allegedly blocking National Highway to protest power crisis in the area.

UP`s Tanda-Banda stretch to be widened

A 290-km National Highway stretch between Tanda and Banda in Uttar Pradesh is to be widened to two-lane at an estimated cost of 1,119 crore.