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India will hopefully get highways of American standard in next three years: Nitin Gadkari

National highways are being constructed at a very fast pace under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the entire country can hope of...

Decision over flex-fuel engines in 8-10 days, says Nitin Gadkari

The government will take a decision over flex-fuel in the next 8-10 days as it is considering making these engines mandatory for the automobile industry,...

India to boost ethanol production as people facing problems due to high fuel rates: Gadkari

Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday said India is going to increase the production of alternative fuel ethanol as people are facing problems due to...

What happened to Mamata was accident, should not be politicised: Nitin Gadkari | India News

ONBOARD SPECIAL AIRCRAFT: The incident in which West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee suffered injury was an “accident” and it should not be politicised, said...

Key issues addressed in the Parliament

Oil on the boil The government has collected over Rs 3.40 lakh crore as central excise duty between January 2020 and January 2021, minister of...

View: It makes sense to export, not scrap old cars

The government is reportedly very keen on a vehicle scrappage policy, making it mandatory for old vehicles to be scrapped or giving subsidies for voluntary...

Road accident scenario ‘more serious’ in India than COVID-19 with 415 deaths daily: Nitin Gadkari

Terming the road accidents scenario in India “much serious than COVID-19 pandemic”, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday said more than 40,000 kms of highways...

Tamil Nadu shows way in reducing road deaths by nearly 54% in 4 years | India News

NEW DELHI: Tamil Nadu has set an example among states by registering nearly 54% fall in road deaths per year in four years – from...

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari assures regulator for steel, cement industry to curb cartelisation

MUMBAI: The government is serious about setting up a regulator for the steel and cement industry to curb the cartelization, said Union Minister of Road...

Nitin gadkari: Nitin Gadkari inaugurates, lays foundation stone for over Rs 13,000 cr highway projects in Telangana

New Delhi: Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday inaugurated and laid foundation stone of projects worth over Rs 13,000 crore in Telangana. These projects are...

Projects worth Rs 44 lakh crore under implementation under National Infra Pipeline: Nitin Gadkari

New Delhi: India holds huge investment opportunities especially in its vibrant infrastructure sector where projects worth Rs 44 lakh crore are under implementation as part...

Maharashtra MLC polls: ‘Overconfident’ BJP losing ground, says Shiv Sena | India News

MUMBAI: The Shiv Sena on Saturday said the results of the elections to five Maharashtra Legislative Council seats showed that the “overconfident” BJP was losing...

Nitin Gadkari confident India will get COVID-19 vaccine as early as possible

New Delhi: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday expressed confidence that India will get a COVID-19 vaccine “as early as possible” and overcome the pandemic...

Multi-modal logistics park will generate 20 lakh jobs once completed: Nitin Gadkari

GUWAHATI: Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday said that the upcoming multi-modal logistics park (MMLP) will generate 20 lakh direct...

By end 2023, go from Delhi to Katra in less than 7 hours | India News

NEW DELHI: By 2023 Diwali, people can travel by road from Delhi to Katra (Maa Vaishno Devi) via Amritsar in less than seven hours. The...

Nitin Gadkari launches work on strategic Zojila tunnel, initiates first ceremonial blasting

New Delhi: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday launched the construction work on Zojila tunnel and exuded confidence that the strategic project which will provide...

NCRB road death figures differ from transport ministry’s numbers in key states | India News

NEW DELHI: India will achieve 50% reduction in road fatalities by 2025 confidence on halving road accident deaths from about 1.5 lakh per annum by...

Road projects of Rs 50,000 crore to be completed in MP by 2023: Nitin Gadkari | India News

BHOPAL: Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday said that road projects of Rs 50,000 crore would be completed by 2023 in Madhya Pradesh and assured...

Critical road infra building to put India on par with US, UK in 2 years: Gadkari | India News

NEW DELHI: Focus on critical infrastructure building through an integrated approach, right from a number of strategic tunnels and bridges to 22 green expressways, is...

Large projects on to augment India’s border infra: Gadkari | India News

NEW DELHI: To augment India’s border infrastructure, a large number of highway projects are underway including in Jammu and Kashmir, Arunachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan and...

MSMEs: In 2 years’ time, MSMEs will contribute 60% to India’s exports: Nitin Gadkari

The Indian industry is not depending on Chinese investment, says Minister of Road & Transport and MSMEs. The Prime Minister has given a call for...

India to ban Chinese companies from highway projects, says Gadkari | India News

NEW DELHI: India will not allow Chinese companies to participate in highway projects, including those through joint ventures, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Wednesday...

Bilateral trade: The death of Indian soldiers in skirmish with China raises questions on trade, geopolitics & security

Earlier this week, India and China engaged in a deadly clash — the worst in 45 years. Casualties are being counted across India’s business landscape....

NHAI revamp in the offing; large-scale reforms needed: Nitin Gadkari | India News

NEW DELHI: The government is taking steps to revamp the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) and large-scale reforms are needed further, Union Minister Nitin...

Shed Covid-19 negativity, says Gadkari; slams Congress | India News

NEW DELHI: In a claim that will give reason for hope to many Indians, Union minister Nitin Gadkari said on Sunday that the coronavirus crisis...