Sixth death feared as storms wreak road, rail havoc in Italy

Torrential rain closed road and rail links along the Italian Riviera on Saturday as storms that have killed five people this week returned to batter the north of the country.

Court gets tough on violations on Shimla's sealed roads

The Himachal Pradesh High Court has directed the government to file a status report on a list of permit holders who are authorised to drive vehicles on roads sealed to traffic here.

Texting with Google Glass distracts drivers
Texting with Google Glass distracts drivers

Texting while driving with Google Glass is a clear distraction on the road, says a study.

Gadkari to visit flood-hit J&K, lauds BRO for assistance

Union Road, Transport, Highways and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari, who met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh here on Wednesday, said that he would be visiting Jammu and Kashmir within the next three days to review the road connectivity in the flood-ravaged state.

After `Bang Bang`, what's next for Hrithik, Katrina?
After `Bang Bang`, what's next for Hrithik, Katrina?

The trailer and posters of Hrithik-Katrina starrer `Bang Bang` speake volumes about their chemistry and the freshness that they create on-screen.

Green signal from Centre for road through wild ass sanctuary

The Union Government has approved construction of a 40-km stretch of road passing through the wild ass sanctuary across Kutch and North Gujarat, an official statement said here on Tuesday.

Green signal from Centre for road through wild ass sanctuary

The Union Government has approved construction of a 40-km stretch of road passing through the wild ass sanctuary across Kutch and North Gujarat, an official statement said here today.

17 killed in Tanzania road crash

At least 17 people were killed and 56 injured after a bus travelling to Dar es Salaam city collided with a lorry in Tanzania Wednesday, police said.

Four killed, 15 injured in Udhampur road crash

At least four people were killed and 15 injured in a road accident in Udhampur district of Jammu region late Wednesday.

PM meets infrastructure departments secretaries

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met secretaries of key infrastructure ministries like power and road and highways to review individual sectors` development targets that need to be achieved by the current fiscal end.

Will clear Rs 35K cr more road projects in 8-10 days: Gadkari

Having recently cleared stalled highway projects worth Rs 40,000 crore, the government is now set to sort out issues relating to pending schemes involving an expenditure of Rs 35,000 crore over the next 8-10 days.

Varanasi road accident kills three

A doctor and two others were killed Monday in Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh when a speeding truck rammed into their car, police said.

Man disabled in road mishap gets over Rs 10 lakh compensation

A 54-year-old man who suffered physical disability in a road accident involving a rashly driven bus has been awarded compensation of over Rs 10 lakh by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) here.

10 Indians among 15 Asian workers killed in Dubai road mishap

At least 10 Indian workers were among 15 people killed when the bus they were travelling in rammed into a parked truck on the busy Emirates road here.

Moment of pride: Priyanka on naming road after father

On the first death anniversary of her father Ashok Chopra, Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra Tuesday announced that a street has been named as `Lieutenant Colonel Dr. Ashok Chopra Marg`. Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray was also present at the event.

Anti-Naxal operations: CRPF to build first road in Maoist hotbed

With civil contractors reluctant to take up road construction work in Naxal-hit areas, the CRPF has for the first time taken upon itself to build a 7 km stretch in the Maoist hotbed of Sukma in Chhattisgarh.

Bihar`s all district headquarters linked with Patna by road

The Bihar government has registered a significant achievement by linking all district headquarters of the state with Patna and now it takes maximum six hours by road to reach the state capital from any of the district headquarters town.

Four killed, nine others injured in road mishap

Four persons were killed and at least nine others injured on Friday when the mini truck they were travelling in dashed against a truck parked near a village on Hisar-Delhi National Highway, police said here.

Three killed, three injured in AP road mishap

Three persons were today killed and as many injured when their autorickshaw collided with a stationary lorry in Andhra Pradesh`s West Godavari district, police said.

1,800-year-old road found in Jerusalem

An ancient highway dating back to the Roman Empire has been discovered in Jerusalem, Israeli authorities said.