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Nitin Gadkari


Pune: MP Kolhe revives demand for Chakan airport in Lok Sabha

December 12, 2019 5:17 am

Also meets Union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari for help in easing traffic congestion on Ahmednagar and Nashik highways

Acquiring defence land most difficult process: Nitin Gadkari

December 06, 2019 1:52 am

Gadkari’s statement came after Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant, during Question Hour in Lok Sabha, raised a question on encroachment on the Nagpur-Kamptee highway in Maharashtra.

Nitin Gadkari: ‘FASTags will enable seamless movement, address fuel loss’

November 29, 2019 8:49 am

Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari speaks to The Indian Express ahead of the December 1 deadline for FASTags.

Anything can happen in cricket and politics, now you understand what I meant: Gadkari on Maha twist

November 23, 2019 4:48 pm

The Union minister, in his statement, had said that anything could happen in both these fields as those who appear to be losing the match might actually end up winning.

Sena-Cong-NCP is an alliance of 'opportunism' in Maharashtra: Nitin Gadkari

November 22, 2019 6:47 pm

Addressing an election campaign ahead of Jharkhand Assembly elections in Ranchi, Gadkari said the alliance forged by these "ideologically different" parties was just to keep the BJP out of power, which was unfortunate.

National highways to accept toll electronically through FASTag from Dec 1

November 21, 2019 9:53 pm

The ministry had earlier issued instructions to send out its own officials to toll plazas across India to oversee smooth implementation of the new system on the ground.

FASTag mandatory from December 1: How to get it, what it does and more

November 26, 2019 1:22 pm

FASTag has been made mandatory effective December 1, 2019. Here is how it works and how you can buy it, activate it, recharge it, and more.

Pune: Nitin Gadkari gives go-ahead to NHAI to start work on Rs 135-cr flyover at Katraj junction

November 16, 2019 3:47 am

The Pune Municipal Corporation had proposed to build a flyover at Katraj junction to resolve the traffic woes at the spot, where two highways intersect and which is also an entry point for Pune city.

'Anything can happen': Nitin Gadkari likens situation in Maharashtra with cricket

November 15, 2019 5:00 pm

"Anything can happen in cricket and politics. Somewhere you feel you are losing the match, but the result is exactly the opposite," Gadkari said when asked about the current political situation in Maharashtra.

No connection of RSS with govt formation: Nitin Gadkari

November 08, 2019 2:56 am

Gadkari also denied reports that he could be the choice for CM’s post.


Lok Sabha elections 2019: Amit Shah holds road show before filing nomination for Gandhinagar seat

March 30, 2019 12:14 pm

With just 11 days left for the Lok Sabha elections to kick off, leaders from major political parties are busy taking trips across the country in an effort to reach out to as many voters as possible. Gujarat will go to polls on April 23 in a single phase.

Aamir Khan at special screening with his Dangal team in Delhi, BJP leaders attend. See pics

December 28, 2016 2:49 pm

Aamir Khan conducted a special screening of Dangal for Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari and fashion designer-turned-BJP leader Saina NC in Delhi.

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari takes questions at Express Adda

April 16, 2016 12:40 pm

Nitin Gadkari is also a former BJP president and considered a leader close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Budget session: Opposition turns up the heat on Government

February 24, 2016 10:28 pm

With the row over the JNU sedition case and the death of Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula setting the stage for a stormy start to the Budget session.

Today in Pics: October 20, 2014

October 20, 2014 5:48 pm

A member of Corps of Military Police "Shwet Ashwa" breaks a tubelight wall during the platinum jubilee celebrations of their unit and affiliation ceremony of INS Kunjali at Dronacharya parade ground in Bengaluru.

Bill Gates meets Nitin Gadkari

September 19, 2014 4:23 pm

Bill Gates met Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari at his residence in New Delhi.

Nitin Gadkari blames UPA for common man's woes

March 06, 2014 11:40 am

"The common man is suffering because of Congress-led government’s wrong economic policies,” he said.


Senior BJP leaders remember Ananth Kumar as a leader

November 12, 2018 6:22 pm

Union minister Ananth Kumar passed away on Monday morning. He was suffering from pancreatic cancer for some time now. Senior BJP leaders paid their tributes to the leader.

Two groups of secretaries present ideas, suggestions to PM Modi

January 16, 2016 4:45 am

New Delhi, Jan 16 (ANI): As a follow-up to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s exhortation to secretaries to come up with ideas for transformative change in various areas of governance, two Groups of Secretaries presented their ideas and suggestions on - Innovative Budgeting and Effective Implementation and Swachh Bharat and Ganga Rejuvenation to the Prime Minister. Union Ministers Rajnath Singh, Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj, Nitin Gadkari, Manohar Parrikar, besides all Secretaries to the Government of India, were also present.

Gadkari rubbishes Digvijay Singh’s corruption charges

January 11, 2016 3:53 pm

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Rubbishing the allegations of awarding contracts worth Rs 10,050 crores by Congress leader Digvijay Singh, Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday said that every single contract in his department is given on the basis of e-tender only. He stressed that nothing in his department is done without following the due process of e-tender.

Gadkari meets Mehbooba, offers condolence

January 10, 2016 1:21 pm

Srinagar, Jan 10 (ANI): Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Sunday met People’s Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti at her residence.The minister said he had come on behalf of the Indian Government and his party to offer condolences on the demise of Chief Minister (CM) Mufti Mohammad Sayeed. He further said that he had met the late CM around a month ago and had a conversation on industrial development of Jammu and Kashmir.