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BRAVO! Indian Army reconstructs bridge and restores connectivity on NH-37, Manipur's crucial lifeline

The Indian Army has completed the reconstruction of a bridge and restored the road connectivity of NH-37, the most important lifeline of Manipur.

Dec 03, 2020, 01:10 AM IST

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari to lay foundation stones of 9 NH projects worth over Rs 2752 cr in Tripura on October 27

"The projects will reduce travel time and maintenance cost of the vehicles and saving of fuel," said the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways.

Oct 26, 2020, 15:46 PM IST

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari inaugurates, lays foundation stone for 8 NH projects in Kerala

Nitin Gadkari informed that 35,000 km of National Highways are being developed as a part of Bharatmala Pariyojana in the country. 

Oct 14, 2020, 00:18 AM IST

Kerala bus carrying 58 people falls into deep gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Bilaspur; several injured

At least 21 students are said to have suffered injuries in the mishap and the condition of two of them is said to be serious.

Dec 31, 2019, 13:00 PM IST

72-year-old Kashmir Gurdwara makes way for Srinagar-Baramulla National Highway

In the presence of DC Srinagar and Gurudwara management, the demolition of Gurudwara Damdama Saheb started on Thursday. 

Dec 12, 2019, 22:06 PM IST

SC dismisses plea challenging J&K order restricting civilian traffic on national highway

The bench, after hearing the submissions, said, "We are not inclined to keep this petition pending."

May 06, 2019, 14:54 PM IST

Chidambaram lauds NDA govt for Clean Ganga, National Highway projects

The National Highway programme was "indeed a good programme," he said, adding that credit must be given to them for the NH initiative.

Mar 03, 2019, 07:11 AM IST

6 killed in the road accident as van crashes into truck in Uttar Pradesh

According to Superintendent of Police, Rammohan Singh, while five passengers were killed on the spot, the sixth occupant succumbed to his injuries in the hospital.

Jun 20, 2018, 15:47 PM IST

Badrinath National Highway closed due to heavy rains

The Badrinath National Highway was closed at two places on Friday due to minor landslides following heavy rains in parts of Uttarakhand last night.

Jun 01, 2018, 13:05 PM IST

Two killed, several injured in road accident on Lucknow-Kanpur highway

Two persons were killed and two others critically injured in an accident on the Kanpur-Lucknow highway in the wee hours of Friday, police said.

Nov 10, 2017, 12:03 PM IST

6 schoolchildren, driver injured in accident on J&K highway

The children were given first-aid and handed over to their parents.

Sep 13, 2017, 13:40 PM IST

Finish projects on time, take India to newer heights: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi stressed the importance of timely completion of projects.

Aug 29, 2017, 14:14 PM IST

352 km Mizoram National Highway to boost ties with Myanmar; provide new trade route

Myanmar, the only southeast Asian country which shares a 1,643-km-long border with India, serves as a gateway to the other 10 member-states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). Four northeastern states — Arunachal Pradesh (520 km), Manipur (398 km), Nagaland (215 km) and Mizoram (510 km) — have an unfenced border with Myanmar.

Aug 21, 2017, 19:07 PM IST

Tripura party threatens agitation over separate state demand

After a regional party blocked the National Highway and lone railway line in Tripura for more than 10 days demanding a separate state for tribals, another tribal entity on Wednesday threatened to launch an agitation over the same demand.

Jul 26, 2017, 16:59 PM IST

Gurdwara collapse: 2 more bodies found, toll rise to 3, CM

 Two more bodies were found today from the debris of a gurudwara which collapsed on National Highway 1 here, taking the toll to three, even as NDRF and Haryana Police teams were carrying out operations to look for some more trapped persons.

Jun 13, 2017, 20:00 PM IST

Massive landslide strikes near Badrinath route, 15,000 tourists stranded

Uttarakhand has been hit by a landslide, according to media reports. The landslide occurred near Vishnuprayag on Badrinath route with over 15,000 tourists stranded.

May 19, 2017, 20:38 PM IST

ACB registers three FIRs against Kejriwal's deceased kin, others

Delhi's Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) on Tuesday registered three FIRs against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's brother-in-law, late Surender Kumar Bansal, and senior PWD officers in connection with alleged corruption of Rs 10 crore.

May 10, 2017, 00:57 AM IST

Srinagar-Jammu highway opens for traffic after 4 days

The Srinagar-Jammu national highway which remained closed for four days due to landslide triggered by rain and snowfall reopened on Sunday for one-way traffic.

Apr 09, 2017, 22:04 PM IST

Srinagar-Jammu NH closed for 3rd consecutive day

The Srinagar-Jammu National Highway, connecting Kashmir Valley to the rest of the country, remained closed for the third consecutive day today due to landslides and shooting stones triggered by rains and snow.

Apr 07, 2017, 12:58 PM IST

SC order to affect 200 bars in Haryana, mostly in Gurugram

Around 200 bars in Haryana will be affected by the Supreme Court order banning sale of liquor within 500 meters of highways, while Punjab is yet to work out the number of bars and pubs which will feel the burnt.

Apr 02, 2017, 17:55 PM IST