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National Highways: Proposal for wayside amenities on track

The programme aims at setting up convenience clusters for travellers on national highways like parking, restaurants, telephone booth/wi-fi, ATMs, fuel stations, minor repair shops, rest rooms, toilets etc.

Nearly 3 months & counting, roadside amenities scheme stuck for a name

Road ministry forwarded list of about 50 names to PMO in June, but is yet to receive an approval


‘Auto manufacturers delay implementing safety features’

India has maximum number of fatal road accidents in the world despite having only one per cent of the world’s vehicle population.

Book e-way operator,NHAI told

Delhi-Gurgaon : Audit says operator siphoned toll money

'Premium payments for stuck road projects shouldn't be deferred'

The recommendations also propose penalty for projects, where it has been delayed due to the fault of the project developer.

Re-bid stuck road projects: Panel

A developer involved in a road-widening project will have to keep the toll rates at four-lane (lower) level till the construction is complete.


Cameras,GPS in public transport in 32 cities

The plan includes installing cameras and GPS in buses and other modes of public transport.

Move to equip buses with speed,driver monitoring system

Road Transport ministry has shot off a letter to Volvo seeking a report on the reasons for the successive accidents.

Centre looks at options to finance Delhi-Jaipur e-way

Road transport ministry is looking at a slew of options,including a two per cent surcharge on the sale of land for residential purposes along the expressway.

Book expressway operator,ministry tells NHAI

The Road Transport Ministry has given NHAI time until Friday to lodge a criminal complaint against Delhi-Gurgaon road operator DSC Ltd for siphoning off toll money.