Highways

Six new toll gates to come up soon on highways in TN

In a couple of months, motorists will have to shell out more to travel on National Highways (NH) in Tamil Nadu with six new toll gates coming up soon.

published on : 24th September 2021

Bengaluru-Ennore travel to get quicker soon as tendering process on six-lane expressway reaches final stage

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) recently chose the contractors who quoted the lowest price, and is expected to issue orders to begin the work soon, official sources said.

published on : 20th September 2021

Madras High Court quashes order increasing speed limit to 120 kmph on highways

The bench had also raised a set of 12 queries, the first of which was for a direction to the central government to reconsider its 2018 notification, increasing the speed limit to 120 kmph.

published on : 14th September 2021

Two National Highway passing through Odisha to be developed as landing strips for military aircrafts

Once developed, the strips will not solely be used for emergency landings. Once they are used for landing of aircraft, the service road will be used for smooth flow of road traffic.

published on : 10th September 2021

Rajnath Singh, Nitin Gadkari to inaugurate emergency landing field in Barmer on September 9

The National Highways Authority of India has developed a 3-km section of Satta-Gandhav stretch of NH-925A as an Emergency Landing Facility for the Indian Air Force.

published on : 8th September 2021

Construct service roads next to flyover: Andhra HC

The Andhra Pradesh High Court set aside the plea of the petitioners seeking directions to the NHAI to construct an underpass at Fakruddin Junction. 

published on : 5th September 2021

NHAI to build first road tunnel in Odisha as part of Raipur-Vizag corridor

While the highest 240 km will be built in Odisha at an estimated cost of around Rs 10,000 crore, Chhattisgarh has its share of 125 km and the rest 100 km falls in AP. 

published on : 5th September 2021

Prices of essentials to rise as toll goes up on NH

Users will have to spend Rs 5-60 more depending on vehicle type 

published on : 1st September 2021

National Green Tribunal wants detailed report on road widening proposal in Telangana's Kawal Tiger Reserve

The NGT also wanted an assessment of possible damage and ways to prevent it. 

published on : 30th August 2021

Accident happened due to carelessness of central government contractors: Tamil Nadu Minister Velu

According to Tamil Nadu State Highways Minister EV Velu, the Rs. 545 crore Madurai-Natham four-lane highway is monitored by the central government's National Highways Authority of India.

published on : 29th August 2021

Railways reevaluating bidding process for Rs 30,000 crore private passenger trains: Officials

Winning bidders were to be provided a concession period of 35 years on a revenue basis model.

published on : 18th August 2021

CBI arrests man for posing as NHAI chairman

When the complainant contacted Manoj Kumar Jha, he allegedly told the complainant that his daughter urgently needed Rs 80 lakh in Kolkata and his son-in-law would collect the amount from there.

published on : 6th August 2021

Telangana road transport authorities not keen on implementing Centre’s new driver’s licence rules

Telangana's road transport authorities remain reluctant to adopt the Union Ministry's new rules that include the provision of obtaining a driving license without appearing for a driving test.

published on : 3rd August 2021

Wear BIS standard helmets to avoid road accidents: Andhra DGP

According to a report by the Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, Andhra Pradesh stands on the eighth spot in the number of road mishaps recorded in a year.

published on : 20th July 2021

All efforts being made to complete Delhi-Mumbai Expressway project expeditiously: Gadkari

Out of the total length of the Delhi-Mumbai Expressway, 350 km has already been constructed and works for construction of 825 km is in progress, Union Highways Minister Gadkari said.

published on : 19th July 2021
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