Jun 17, 2021 01:42 PM IST
The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) said it has advised the enforcement authorities that the validity of fitness, permit (all types), driving licence, registration or any other concerned document(s) may be treated to be valid till September 30, 2021.
- May 04, 2021 03:07 PM IST
The road ministry said that GPS tracking will ensure that there is no diversion or delay in delivering oxygen tankers, which have been in high demand across the country due to the outbreak of the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.
- Apr 30, 2021 09:00 PM IST
Gadkari said he was confident that companies would get at least twice the return in India as compared to investing in the US.
- Apr 02, 2021 05:39 PM IST
Vehicle Inspection and Certification Centres have been set up at Cuttack in Odisha, Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh, Bengaluru in Karnataka, Surat in Gujarat, Nashik in Maharashtra, Rohtak in Haryana and Jhuljhuli in Delhi, sources told Moneycontrol.
- Apr 01, 2021 10:33 AM IST
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- Mar 30, 2021 06:20 PM IST
As per the draft notification issued by Ministry of Road Transport and Highways today, personal vehicles purchased with a certificate of vehicle scrapping will be given a concession of 25 percent on motor vehicle tax, while commercial vehicles will be given a concession of 15 percent.
- Mar 26, 2021 03:15 PM IST
The decision comes in the light of citizens, transporters and various other organizations facing difficulty in renewing their documents due to the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic.
- Mar 24, 2021 04:58 PM IST
Highways minister Gadkari says mandatory use of FASTag for cashless toll collection has helped revenue increase to Rs 340 billion a year, and is likely to rise to Rs 1.34 trillion in three to four years.
- Mar 18, 2021 07:35 PM IST
The MoRTH will also look to set up 50 scrapping centres across India by December 2023, as part of the new vehicle scrappage policy.
- Mar 18, 2021 02:53 PM IST
The Union road transport ministry has similarly proposed the de-registration of commercial vehicles after 15 years if the owners fail to renew the fitness certificates.
- Mar 17, 2021 08:04 PM IST
The plea filed by Orissa based Haripriya Patel said she is bringing to the court's notice the failure of the relevant authorities to mandatorily provide for common utility duct or corridors along the highways in the construction plan of large infrastructure projects.
- Sep 26, 2020 10:44 PM IST
Use of IT services and electronic monitoring will result in better enforcement of traffic rules in the country and will lead to removing harassment of drivers and would facilitate the citizens, said MoRTH in a statement.
- Aug 13, 2018 04:20 PM IST
The MoRTH told a bench headed by Justice M B Lokur that hologram-based sticker of light-blue colour will be used for petrol and CNG run vehicles while similar sticker of orange colour would be placed on diesel vehicles.
- Apr 03, 2018 03:15 PM IST
Road transport and highways minister Nitin Gadkari said that the Centre was now switching to international standards of calculating highway construction which equated lane construction with kilometer construction, that is, one lane equals to one lane kilometer construction
- Apr 10, 2017 12:45 PM IST
"The company has received letter of award from the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MORTH)... for two EPC road projects in Maharashtra," the company said in a BSE filing.
- Mar 20, 2017 08:45 PM IST
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari today said the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) should have more powers to fast-track road projects while expressing unhappiness over its overall performance.
- Feb 07, 2017 11:40 AM IST
The countrywide roll-out of Bharat Stage IV (BS-IV) emission norms from April this year has set off a sparring war between the apex lobby body of automobile manufacturers and the Supreme Court-appointed pollution control watchdog.
- Jan 06, 2017 08:02 PM IST
National Highways Authority of
India (NHAI) is likely to miss the target for awarding and
execution of road projects by a "wide margin", going by the
progress so far, domestic rating agency Icra said today.
- Jan 02, 2017 10:32 AM IST
The company has received a LoA for a road contract from Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH) through CE (NH) PWD, Government of Karnataka for a total value of Rs 242.56 crore.
- Nov 18, 2016 08:14 PM IST
As per an MoU signed between Railways and MORTH on November 10, 2014, MORTH/NHAI will replace all level crossings on NH Corridors with road overbridges (ROBs)/underbridges (RUBs) in next five years at their own cost subject to availability of funds, MoS for Railways Rajen Gohain said in a written reply.
- Jan 04, 2016 11:36 AM IST
"Punj Lloyd today announced winning four highway EPC projects worth Rs 1555 crore. Projects in Bihar, Chhattisgarh and Odisha have been awarded to company by National Highways Authority of India while order in Punjab has been won from Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MORTH)," says the company in its filing to exchange.
- Jan 04, 2016 09:41 AM IST
"IRB has received letter of award from Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MORT&H), Government of India for construction, operation and maintenance of Zozila Tunnel including approaches on NH-1 (Srinagar - Sonmarg - Gumri road) in Jammu & Kashmir," says the Mumbai-based road developer.
- Dec 01, 2015 07:40 PM IST
The project involves engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) with a completion period of 36 months, the statement said.