User: transport Topic: transport
Category: Roads
Last updated: Jul 05 2019 18:34 IST RSS 2.0
 
1 to 20 of 25,613    
Atal Ji served the country selflessly and remained steadfastly committed to the principles of humanism and tolerance : Vice President 16.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M Venkaiah Naidu paid glowing tributes to former Prime Minister Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his first death anniversary today. Unveiling the portrait of the former Prime Minister at the Rabindranath Tagore Centre in Kolkata today, the Vice President said that Vajpayee Ji taught everybody to serve the country selflessly and to remain steadfastly committed to the principles of humanism and tolerance.
Also found in: [+]
English rendering of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s address to the Nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the 73rd Independence Day- August, 15, 2019 15.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
My dear countrymen,   On this solemn day of Independence, many greetings to all countrymen. Today is also the festival of Raksha Bandhan. This centuries-old tradition expresses the love of brother and sister.
Also found in: [+]
Address to the Nation by the Hon’ble President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, on the eve of India’s 73rd Independence Day 14.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Dear Fellow Citizens I offer you my greetings on the eve of our 73rd Independence Day. This is a happy and emotional day for all children of Mother India, whether living at home or abroad. Weremember with gratitude the countless freedom fighters and revolutionaries who struggled, strived and made heroic sacrifices to win us our freedom from colonial rule.
Also found in: [+]
5375 Persons Rescued And More Than 42,000 Evacuated By NDRF 10.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
5375 people rescued & more than 42,000 stranded persons & 268 livestock have been evacuated and taken to safer locations by National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) across the country since operation commenced.
Also found in: [+]
NHAI holds road show for third phase of Toll-Operate-Transfer project 2.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
  National Highways Authority of India organised a road show for the third phase of Toll-Operate-Transfer project for prospective bidders in New Delhi today. The TOT bundle 3 comprises of nine stretches traversing a total length of approx.
Also found in: [+]
Projects Tendered Accelerated by 170% Since June 2018 29.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
An article in a national daily published form Delhi dated 24th July, 2019, has  raised issues of monitoring and Governance mechanism in Smart City companies due to non-appointment of Independent Directors.
Also found in: [+]
North Eastern Region Vision 2020 25.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
North Eastern Region Vision 2020 document provides an overarching framework for the development of the North Eastern Region to bring it at par with other developed regions under which different Ministries, including Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region have undertaken various initiatives.
Also found in: [+]
Bharatmala Project 23.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Government of India approved Bharatmala Pariyojana Phase–I in October, 2017 with a financial outlay of Rs. 5,35,000 crore which includes development of following corridors/ road stretches:   Corridor/Road stretches Approximate Length (km) Economic corridors 9,000 National Corridors Efficiency improvements 5,000 Inter-corridor and feeder roads 6,000 Border and International connectivity roads 2,000 Coastal and port connectivity roads 2,000 Expressways 800 Residual NHDP 10,000 Total 34,800           A total of 225 nos. road projects with an aggregate length of 9,613 km have been appraised and approved till March, 2019 under Bharatmala Pariyojana (including 53 nos. of residual NHDP works of aggregate length of 2,463 kms) with Total Capital Cost as Rs. 2,43,415 crores ...
Also found in: [+]
Conversion of State Highways as NHs 23.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Section 2 of the National Highways Act, 1956 inter-alia authorizes the Central Government to declare State roads as National Highways (NHs) through publication of notification in the Official Gazette.
Also found in: [+]
ECI Flagship IT Program - Electronically Transmitted Postal Ballot System (ETPBS) – a success story 21.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Among the many milestones recorded by Election Commission of India during the recently concluded Lok Sabha Election 2019, Electronically Transmitted Postal Ballot System (ETPBS) is one of its kind. Compared to 13,27,627 number of registered Service Electors of last General Election in 2014, a record highest number of 18,02,646 were enrolled as Service Electors in 2019 in the world’s largest democratic election process.
Also found in: [+]
Raksha Mantri Inaugurates Ujh and Basantar Bridges in J&K 21.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Ushering in vast improvement in the connectivity of roads and bridges in border areas, Raksha Mantri ShriRajnath Singh inaugurated the One kilometre long Ujh bridge in Kathua district, 617.40 Metre long Basantarbridge in Samba district of Jammu & Kashmir today and dedicated these to the nation.
Also found in: [+]
Improvement of National Highways in North Bengal 19.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Under Bharat Mala Pariyojana, 5067 Km length of roads has been identified for providing connection to Backward, Religious and Tourist places. It is intended that these projects shall be taken up through various executing agencies such as National Highways Authority of India (NHAI), State PWDs and National Highway and Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited (NHIDCL) as per available resources and inter-se-priority of works for National Highways (NHs).
Also found in: [+]
Measures to expedite Land Acquisition for Highways  Projects 19.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
National Highway projects are delayed due to various reasons viz. utility shifting, non-availability of soil/ aggregate, poor performance of contractors, environment/ forest/ wildlife clearances, Road Over Bridge (ROB) & Road Under Bridge (RUB) issues with Railways, public agitation for additional facilities, arbitration/ contractual disputes with contractors including hurdles in land acquisition.
Also found in: [+]
National Highway Projects in J&K 19.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
In order to enhance the capacity of National Highways (NHs)in Jammu & Kashmir, the Government has undertaken 17 major road development projects of  aggregate length of 1,554 km. The details of the projects are given  below:.
Also found in: [+]
Pending Highway Projects 19.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Government of India has constituted a High Powered Committee to evolve a framework of guidelines for resolution of stuck projects.  Ministry of Road Transport & Highways issued guiding principles for resolution of stuck National Highway projects vide Office Memorandum dated 09.03.
Also found in: [+]
Improvement of Road Connectivity in Left Wing Extremism affected Areas 17.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Improvement of road connectivity has been one of the major developmental initiatives in LWE affected areas. The details are given below: (i) Road Requirement Plan (RRP-I): The scheme envisages construction of 5,422 km roads in 34 LWE affected districts of 9 States.
Also found in: [+]
Union Minister Shri Narendra Singh Tomar gives detailed reply to Demands for Grants for Ministries of Rural Development & Agriculture in LokSabha 17.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Union Minister Shri Narendra SinghTomargiving detailed reply to Demands for Grants for the Ministries of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare and Rural Development in LokSabha today,assertedthat Agriculture and Rural Development are related to everyone and both these are important for the country.
Also found in: [+]
Road and rail connectivity in North Eastern Region 17.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The road and rail connectivity of main land to the States in the North Eastern Region is through the Siliguri Corridor. In the last four years under the schemes of M/o DoNER, road projects worth Rs.821.
Also found in: [+]
Look East Agenda 17.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Act East Policy focuses on strengthening India's relations with countries in the immediate and extended neighbourhood to the east. ASEAN-India Plan of Action (2016-20) adopted at the 13th ASEAN-India Foreign Ministers' Meeting held in Kuala Lumpur in August 2015 and endorsed by Leaders at the 13th ASEAN-India Summit held in Kuala Lumpur in November 2015, provides for a road map for cooperation between ASEAN and India across three pillars (a) political security (b) economic and (c) socio-cultural.
Also found in: [+]
Lok Sabha approves the demands for grants under Road Transport and Highways for 2019-20 16.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Lok Sabha passed the demands for grants under Road Transport and Highways for 2019-20 by voice vote today. Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Shri Nitin Gadkari has assured the Parliament that his ministry, under the leadership of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi,  will continue giving a thrust to buiilding world class transport infrastructure in the country.
Also found in: [+]
1 to 20 of 25,613