With Char Dham Yatra scheduled to begin next month, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has sought the help of central agencies in improving connectivity on the pilgrimage route saying the task is unachievable without their cooperation.
Samajwadi Party president Mulayam Singh Yadav praised the Railway Budget for its lack of populist measures like announcement of new trains and lauded Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu for focusing on fulfilling projects unveiled in past budgets.
Several farmer unions from across the country will launch an indefinite agitation against the government's land ordinance outside Parliament House on Tuesday, which will see participation of social activists Anna Hazare and Medha Patkar.
The Delhi High Court on Monday asked Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal whether he is still interested in pursuing his case against a trial court decision sending him to jail in a defamation case filed by Union minister Nitin Gadkari.
Union Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari has said that improving the conditions of roads in the country for swifter and safer movement of vehicles is priority of the NDA Government.
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday said AAP is a "confused party of defused netas" as he asked the people of Delhi to vote for BJP saying that the city's pace of development will increase manifold under its rule.
Foundation stone for highway projects worth over Rs 3,300 crore in Punjab were laid on Thursday by Union Minister of Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari, who said the NDA government was committed to providing good connectivity across the country.