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Delhi cabinet okays free ride to women in buses, govt staff have to give up TA to avail it

omen passengers not willing to have free ride may buy tickets.

Government approves sanction of 5,595 electric buses under FAME scheme

During the process, the Department of Heavy Industry received 86 proposals from 26 states or UTs for the deployment of 14,988 e-buses.

Essel said in talks to sell toll roads to National Investment & Infrastructure Fund

The assets that NIIF is planning to buy are four toll roads that are in operations and two in construction.

UP & Karnataka buses to have AI system to alert sleepy drivers

Both UPSRTC and KSRTC have used the system provided by Mumbai-based start-up Sixth Sensor Technology.

NHAI could monetize 15,000 kms of National Highways by 2024-25

The government is pursuing the TOT model to help raise resources and attract private funding, which has remained subdued.

You may Soon Get Real-time Data on BMTC Schedule

BMTC has come up with a draft policy on open data, the first step towards enabling private individuals to access real-time bus information.

E-tolling mandatory across national highways from December this year

In a letter sent to the NHAI, the highways ministry has asked for conversion of all toll lanes at all national highways to 'FASTag lanes'.

Govt preparing Rs 14k crore project to identify accident black spots

Gadkari said the Ministry of Finance has given its in- principle approval to the project and his Ministry has approached the World Bank to implement it.

Plans to make electronic toll collection mandatory

At present, about 30% of toll collected across more than 400 toll plazas managed by the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is done electronically.

Govt mulling use of nitrogen filled tyres, silicon-mixed rubber to help reduce accidents

Gadkari said the govt has prepared a Rs 14,000 crore plan for preventing road accidents that could help save precious lives.

Fixing issues, not a total ban on aggregators, can solve the cab problem  in Bengaluru

Fixing issues, not a total ban on aggregators, can solve the cab problem in Bengaluru

The Karnataka government’s ban on app-based ride-pooling services in Bengaluru is the antithesis of sustainable mobility in every sense.

Budget 2019: Fuel cess, TDS on cash large cash payouts bids to destroy truckers and get foreign players in

Budget 2019: Fuel cess, TDS on cash large cash payouts bids to destroy truckers and get foreign players in

The All-India Motor Transport Congress also alleged that there is a move to make way for foreign players into the industry through such moves.

Project costs under Bharatmala estimated at Rs 10 lakh crore: Nitin Gadkari

Project costs under Bharatmala estimated at Rs 10 lakh crore: Nitin Gadkari

Citing the example of Uttar Pradesh, Gadkari said that some states are coming forward to share 50% of the total land acquisition costs, which is helping in swift implementation of projects.

Universal smart card driving license on the anvil

Universal smart card driving license on the anvil

Road Transport and Highways ministry has prescribed a common standard format and design of the driving licence for whole of the country.

Uttar Pradesh to have herbal highways soon

Uttar Pradesh to have herbal highways soon

Mashparni's benefits include boosting body energy, strengthening muscles and increasing sperm count. Neem is known as an air purifier and disinfectant.

New plan to ease toll plaza bottleneck

New plan to ease toll plaza bottleneck

NHAI will roll out an experiment of gantrybased tolling system on the Panipat-Ambala stretch of NH-44 which will enable commuters to zip through tolls even at 100-120 kmph speed.

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