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Roads shatter Earth's surface into 600,000 fragments reducing ability of ecosystems to function effectively: Study

Roads shatter Earth's surface into 600,000 fragments reducing ability of ecosystems to function effectively: Study

A new study has found that the Earth's surface is shattered by roads into over 600,000 fragments, more than half of which are smaller that one square kilometre.

Maharashtra govt decides to use plastic waste in building roads

Maharashtra government has decided to use plastic waste along with tar in a bid to improve the durability and longevity of asphalt roads and reduce soil pollution.

Haryana: Jat protesters escalate agitation on 4th day; road, rail traffic disrupted

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India needs $1 trillion for new roads, ports, airports: Nitin Gadkari

India needs $1 trillion for new roads, ports, airports: Nitin Gadkari

Gadkari said his ministry is working on a target of 30 km of new roads per day by March 31 besides working towards achieving an ambitious target of 100 km a day.

A reality check on Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's Swachh Delhi campaign

On the lines of Swach Bharat Abhiyan Delhi CM launched Swachh Delhi campaign and promised a dirt free Delhi by November, 30. Let's take you through a reality check in this exclusive segment.

Car Free Day reduced congestion on Gurgaon roads: Police

CFD, launched on September 22 and observed every Tuesday, has made the city hassle-free and kept the skies blue, Gurgaon joint commissioner of police (traffic) Bharti Arora said.

DNA: Gurgaon observes 'car-free' day to encourage use of public transport

Gurgaon observed 'car-free day' on Tuesday to free the roads from traffic congestion and encourage people to use public modes of transportation.

Separate Transport Department on anvil: Nitin Gadkari

Gadkari said the step is intended to streamline issues related to motor vehicles as its gamut is huge and involves issues ranging from fuel technology to motor body specifications, fuel emissions, among other aspects.

Govt to convert 90,000 kms NH into green corridors

The government will convert 90,000 kms of country's national highways into green corridors, for which it is planning to create at least 1,000 contractors responsible for planting trees.

Govt plans to build 30 kms a day roads in two years: Gadkari

"We want to build 30 kms of road in the next two years," Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said while replying to a question during Question Hour.

Test for reform zeal of Modi in make-or-break budget

Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s stomach for free-market economics faces a major test on Saturday, in a budget India`s top economic advisor has warned could wreck the leader`s promises of "good days" if there`s no roadmap to reform.

NHIDCL to work on Rs 34,300 cr projects in first tranche: Gadkari

NHIDCL to work on Rs 34,300 cr projects in first tranche: Gadkari

He said NHICL, on the lines of NHAI, will expedite projects mainly in North Eastern regions and strategic areas like in parts sharing international borders to boost economic activities besides job creations.

ADB approves $350 million for upgradation of roads in MP

Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide USD 350 million loan assistance for upgradation of district roads in Madhya Pradesh.

ADB approves $350 mn for upgradation of roads in MP

Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide USD 350 million loan assistance for upgradation of district roads in Madhya Pradesh.

Now, software to guide you through jams!

Well, now you have a software to guide you through jams.

Nano-particle coating to prevent freezing rain buildup on roads

Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh have created a nano-particle coating solution to prevent freezing rain buildup on roads and power lines.

Roads made of solar panels may solve energy crisis

The US Department of Transportation is funding a new research project aimed at replacing asphalt with solar panels as the basic material for making roads, in a bid to solve the crisis of electricity.