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Good roads, railways vital for J&K;: Omar Abdullah


September 10th, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 10 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Monday underlined the importance of good road and rail connectivity for "socio-economic development of the state".Inspecting the widening of ... Read more...

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Four-laning of Shimla-Pathankot highway gets nod


September 3rd, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Sep 3 (IANS) The central government has given its nod for executing the four-laning of the 300-km-long Shimla-Mataur-Pathankot national highway that passes through five districts of Himachal Pradesh, an ... Read more...

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Team Anna adopting undemocratic means, says Jitin Prasada


August 1st, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 1 (IANS) Union Minister of State for Surface Transport Jitin Prasada Wednesday came down heavily on Team Anna for resorting to "undemocratic means" to press its demand ... Read more...

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Sonia announces several schemes for Rae Bareli


July 27th, 2012 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 26 (IANS) On her first day of her two-day trip to her constituency Rae Bareli, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi Thursday sought forgiveness from the people for not ... Read more...

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Transfer Punjab power plant to Himachal, demands Dhumal


July 13th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 13 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal Friday demanded that a power house, located in his state but currently under the control of Punjab, should ... Read more...

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Punjab to link all cities with highways


April 23rd, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 23 (IANS) All major cities in Punjab will be linked with four and six-laned highways at a cost of Rs.8,528 crore, Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal said ... Read more...

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Nod to highway projects worth Rs.4,814 crore


March 1st, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) The government Thursday approved four highway development projects worth Rs.4,814.74 crore spanning several states.The projects will be carried out on the design, build, finance, operate ... Read more...

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Larsen and Toubro bags Rs.1,937 crore order from GVK Group


February 6th, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) Larsen and Toubro (L&T;) Monday said it has bagged an order worth Rs.1,937 crore from the GVK Group for four-laning of a highway in Madhya Pradesh.The ... Read more...

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Make preparations for more tourists in 2012: Omar Abdullah


January 23rd, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 23 (IANS) After 12 million tourist arrivals in 2011, Jammu and Kashmir is eyeing a higher number of tourists and pilgrims this year but needs better infrastructure and ... Read more...

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Government clears three highway projects


January 12th, 2012 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) The government Thursday approved three highway development projects spanning across several states worth of Rs.5,388.36 crore.The projects would be carried out on the design, build, ... Read more...

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Srinagar-Jammu highway closed due to heavy snowfall


January 7th, 2012 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 7 (IANS) The Srinagar-Jammmu national highway remained closed for the second consecutive day following heavy snowfall at many places along the road.Chief engineer of the Border Roads Organisation, ... Read more...

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Punj Lloyd bags Rs.1,050-crore highway project


December 28th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 28 (IANS) Engineering and construction firm Punj Lloyd Wednesday said it has secured a highway project worth Rs.1,050 crore in Rajasthan from the GMR group.The company in a ... Read more...

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L&T; clinches Rs.2,164-crore road development project


December 13th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) Infrastructure and engineering giant Larsen and Toubro (L&T;) Tuesday said it has secured a Rs.2,164 crore project for road development along a stretch of national highway-8 ... Read more...

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Ramky Infra bags two road projects worth Rs.2,240.65 crore


December 1st, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Ramky Infrastructure Thursday said it has bagged two road projects worth Rs.2,240.65 crore from the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI).The first project is for six-laning ... Read more...

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Government approves 15 highway projects worth Rs.15,680 crore


November 16th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Giving a boost to the transport sector, the government Wednesday approved 15 highway projects covering a total of 1,814 km at a cost of Rs.15,680 ... Read more...

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Reliance Infra’s Q2 operating revenue up 44 percent


November 8th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 8 (IANS) Reliance Infra, part of the Reliance Group, Tuesday reported a rise of 44 percent in its operating income for the quarter ended Sep 30, 2011 at ... Read more...

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Six-lane roads to connect India’s metros


September 12th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) India's metros -- Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai -- will soon be connected through six-lane roads, Minister for Road Transport and Highways C.P. Joshi said ... Read more...

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Four-laning of highway in Madhya Pradesh approved


September 6th, 2011 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) The government Monday approved two projects for four-laning of two sections, stretching 445.5 km, of the National Highway-3 (NH-3) in Madhya Pradesh."The cabinet committee on ... Read more...

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L&T; arm signs Rs.2,600 crore highway construction agreement (Lead)


June 22nd, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 22 (IANS) Construction and engineering major Larsen and Toubro (L&T;) Wednesday said that its subsidiary, Larsen and Toubro Infrastructure Development Projects Limited (L&TIDPL;), has signed a Rs.2,600 crore ... Read more...

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L&T; arm signs Rs.2,600 crore agreement with NHAI


June 22nd, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 22 (IANS) Construction and engineering major Larsen and Toubro (L&T;) Wednesday said that its subsidiary, Larsen and Toubro Infrastructure Development Projects Limited (L&TIDPL;), has signed a Rs.2,600 crore ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa promises inclusive growth


June 20th, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 19 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Sunday said development of infrastructure and industrialisation alone do not drive growth, but growth has to be inclusive.Thanking the people ... Read more...

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Land acquired for four-laning of Kashmir highway


March 13th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 13 (IANS) Decks have been cleared for the four-laning of Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, the only road link between Kashmir Valley and the rest of India, with the state ... Read more...

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Protests against mining trucks in Goa


February 9th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 9 (IANS) After an eight-day hunger strike, anti-mining activists Wednesday marched to Goa Chief Minister Digambar Kamat's house here and demanded building a special road for mining trucks, blamed ... Read more...

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Goa Inc quotes Chidambaram to remind Kamat about failed promises


January 25th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 25 (IANS) Goa's industry captains, in their pre-budget memorandum to Chief Minister Digambar Kamat, have attached a quote on failed promises from former finance minister P. Chidambaram's budget speech ... Read more...

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Guards clash with Chinese executives over salaries


December 27th, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
Rewari (Haryana), Dec 27 (IANS) Two security guards were injured when they clashed with executives of a Chinese company over non-payment of salaries, police here said Monday.The Longjian Road and ... Read more...

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Two-laning of Tindivanam-Krishnagiri highway approved


November 26th, 2010 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) A cabinet panel Friday approved the two-laning of the 178-km-long Tindivanam-Krishnagiri section of National Highway (NH)-66 in Tamil Nadu, at a cost of Rs.610.21 crore."The Cabinet ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves two laning of Tindivanam - Krishnagiri section of NH-66


November 26th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.26 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Infrastructure on Friday approved the implementation of a project for the two-laning with/without paved shoulders of the 178.060 km long Tindivanam - Krishnagiri Section ... Read more...

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Govt. to raise more funds for development in Punjab: Badal


November 2nd, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinBaba Bakala (Amritsar) Nov. 2 (ANI): Punjab's Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Tuesday said that to achieve the ongoing development projects' target in the state, the Government ... Read more...

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Expanding national highways in east India vital for trade


October 31st, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Jangipur (West Bengal), Oct 31 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Sunday stressed on the expansion of the national highways in eastern India to develop trade and other economic activities with neighbouring ... Read more...

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IVRCL Infrastructure bags Rs.750 crore project


September 23rd, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Infrastructure and construction firm IVRCL Infrastructure has bagged a Rs.750-crore highway project in Maharastra. The company had been awarded a project for four laning and improvement of Karanji-Wani-Ghuggus-Chandrapur ... Read more...

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Centre approves Rs 1,479 crore under NHDP in Jharkhand


August 20th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 20 (ANI): The Central Government on Friday approved a Rs 1,479 crore project in Jharkhand under the National Highways Development Project (NHDP)."The Cabinet Committee on Infrastructure (CCI) today ... Read more...

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Government clears four loaning of Ranchi-Jamshedpur highway


August 20th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) The government Friday approved four laning of a section of the national highway connecting Ranchi and Jamshedpur in Jharkhand at an estimated cost of Rs.1,479 crore. This will ... Read more...

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Taj city residents oppose widening of Delhi-Agra highway


August 3rd, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Aug 3 (IANS) Thousands of Taj city residents Tuesday opposed the central government's decision to widen the Delhi-Agra national highway and presented a memorandum to the divisional commissioner on the issue. ... Read more...

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R-Ifra bags Rs.3,000-crore Delhi-Agra road project


July 20th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group firm Reliance Infrastructure has signed an agreement with the National Highways Authority of India for developing the Rs.3,000 crore Delhi-Agra highway project. "R-Infra ... Read more...

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Top NHAI officials booked for graft (Lead)


May 25th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The chief general manager and a general manager of the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) were among four people booked by the Central Bureau of Investigation ... Read more...

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