national-highways - Latest News on national-highways | Read Breaking News on Zee News

Slowdown, delays impact developers' interest in PPP models

Last Updated: Monday, March 17, 2014, 12:00

According to rating agency India Ratings, the National Highways Authority last September had insisted the government award projects as cash contracts.

Pizza hut to start outlets on National Highways

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 17:44

The company, which is on expansion mode, would start up to three new drive in centers of Pizza Hut on National Highway 1 (Delhi-Mumbai) and 8 (Delhi-Amritsar).

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

Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 11:23

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

Bench orders NHAI to plant 10 saplings for every tree cut

Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 13:57

The Madras High Court bench on Friday ordered the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) to plant 10 saplings for every tree cut for the four lane Project by NHAI`s Implementation Unit.

Nawaz Sharif demotes police officer for misusing funds

Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 17:12

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

Last Updated: Sunday, October 06, 2013, 16:37

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.

Cabinet approves over Rs 1,000 crore highway project

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 20:36

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.

Check norms deviation by fuel pumps on NHs: Roadmin to oil cos

Last Updated: Sunday, July 14, 2013, 13:22

Concerned over most of the fuel stations along the National Highways not complying with norms for construction, the government has sought a road map for rectification by this week from all the oil companies including Indian Oil and Hindustan Petroleum.

Govt inks $252 mln loan pact with ADB for road development

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 02, 2013, 21:52

Multi-lateral body Asian Development Bank (ADB) will extend a USD 252 million (over Rs 1367 crore) loan for development of rural roads in Assam, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh and West Bengal.

Govt approves Rs 4,620 cr road projects, including 3 in Assam

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 02, 2013, 21:08

The government on Tuesday approved road projects worth Rs 4,620 crore in Assam and Madhya Pradesh for the widening of National Highways.

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

Last Updated: Friday, March 29, 2013, 21:17

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

Will not allow GAIL lay pipelines on agricultural land: Govt

Last Updated: Monday, March 25, 2013, 13:43

Taking a strong stand over the Kochi-Bengaluru GAIL gas pipeline issue, the Tamil Nadu government today said it would not allow the company to lay them on agricultural land and asked it to lay them on roadsides along the National Highways.