Delhi BJP meets Gadkari over e-rickshaw ban

A delegation of Delhi BJP leaders Tuesday met union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari over the ban on e-rickshaws and urged him to ensure that the drivers are able to earn their livelihood.

Extra funds for rural toilet scheme: Nitin Gadkari

Monetary support for building rural toilets in the country will be enhanced, Minister for Rural Development, Drinking Water and Sanitation Nitin Gadkari said Tuesday.

Govt proposes major hike in funds for toilet construction
Govt proposes major hike in funds for toilet construction

Giving a big push to Prime Narendra Modi's ambitious Clean India mission, the government on Tuesday proposed a major hike in funds provided for constructing household toilets in rural areas and providing better sanitation facilities in schools and anganwadis.

Patnaik urges Centre to allow Odisha avail WB, ADB loans

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday wrote to Union Rural Development Minister Nitin Gadkari seeking inclusion of the state for financial aid from World Bank, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), and others to ensure safe drinking water for all.

State ministers to evolve strategy for a `Clean India`

State ministers in charge of drinking water and sanitation will meet here Monday to undertake a review of the progress in the National Rural Drinking Water Programme (NRDWP) and evolve a strategy for speedy implementation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s mission of `Swachh Bharat` (Clean India) by 2019.

HC grants time to Nitin Gadkari, Arvind Kejriwal to resolve issue

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari and former Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal were today granted more time by the Delhi High Court to resolve the issue between them in a defamation case filed by the BJP leader against the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief after the two sides said they have not been able to sit together till date.

Toilet construction: Gadkari asks MPs to allocate MPLADS funds

Rural Development Minister Nitin Gadkari has written to parliamentarians requesting them to allocate funds from their MPLADS for construction of toilets in village homes, schools and anganwadis.

Toilet construction: Nitin Gadkari asks MPs to allocate MPLADS funds

Rural Development Minister Nitin Gadkari has written to parliamentarians requesting them to allocate funds from their MPLADS for construction of toilets in village homes, schools and anganwadis.

Gadkari infringing on Maha govt`s rights: NCP on Nagpur Metro

NCP on Thursday accused Union minister Nitin Gadkari of infringing on the rights of Maharashtra government on the Nagpur Metro issue.

PM Modi to lay foundation stone of Nagpur metro rail today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to lay the foundation stone of ambitious Metro Rail Project in Nagpur on Thursday. Modi is also scheduled to inaugurate the Mouda Super Thermal Power Project Phase I and a flyover on National Highway 6, all in Nagpur.

Noida DND flyover may become toll free soon: Sources

Days after Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari informed Lok Sabha that the NDA government intends to change the toll policy in the days to come, the clamour for making the Delhi-Noida-Delhi (DND) flyover toll free has become louder.

Don`t solely rely on `Modi wave`: Gadkari to BJP workers

Cautioning BJP workers against self complacency, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has asked them not to solely depend on the "Modi wave" for victory in the forthcoming Assembly elections in Maharashtra.

Don`t solely rely on `Modi wave`: Gadkari to BJP workers

Cautioning BJP workers against self complacency, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has asked them not to solely depend on the "Modi wave" for victory in the forthcoming Assembly elections in Maharashtra.

Regional Transport Offices will be abolished soon: Nitin Gadkari

Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari announced that the central government would soon scrap regional transport offices.

Cargo ports planned at Surat, Wardha, Aurangabad: Gadkari

To reduce dependence on roads for cargo movement and to reduce the costs, JNPT, country`s largest container port, will be setting up satellite ports at Wardha, Aurangabad and Surat, Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said here today.

Sethusamudram project: Gadkari to visit Tamil Nadu

Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari is expected to visit Tamil Nadu soon for discussions with different parties to find an amicable solution to the issue of the Sethusamudram Ship Canal Project, officials said Saturday.

Government not to let Ram Sethu be damaged: Gadkari

The government has said it will not indulge in any activity that might affect the mythical Ram Sethu from the famous Indian epic of Ramayana.

Meeting with Union ministers positive: GJM

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha said the party`s meeting with Union ministers in Delhi were positive and the ministers have promised to ensure the development of the Gorkha Territorial Administration (GTA).

Won`t break Ram Setu, have four alternatives: Nitin Gadkari

The issue of Ram Setu came up for a discussion in Lok Sabha on Thursday where the Centre assured the lawmakers that it will not be dismantled and the government will explore others alternatives suggested by various expert committees.

Delhi High Court ban on e-rickshaws to continue till August 20

The Delhi High Court ban on plying of e-rickshaws in the national capital will continue till next hearing on August 20.