INLD activists blockade highways; commuters suffer

INLD activists blockade highways; commuters suffer

Jul 10,2017 , 06:00 PM IST | National
Thousands of commuters faced harassment in a sweltering weather as the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) members on Monday blocked the national highway near Ambala and four other highways in Haryana as part of their one-day 'Road Roko Aandolan' (road blockade protest).
Slow down, save lives: George Institute

Slow down, save lives: George Institute

May 11,2017 , 03:04 AM IST | Amaravati Tab
It is time that we took that sign we face at every turn on the highways of India more seriously speed thrills, but also kills. Managing speed,a new report by the World Health Organization (WHO), released to coincide with the United Nations Road Safety Week from May 8 to 14, suggests that excessive or inappropriate speed contributes to one in every three road traffic fatalities worldwide. 
Telangana has elevated plans

Telangana has elevated plans

May 02,2017 , 03:49 AM IST | Telangana
Telangana State government has requested the Centre to sanction elevated corridors on the busy highways in the state. Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao on Monday spoke to Union Surface Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari over phone and urged him to clear the proposal to take up the construction of corridors at the cost of Rs 1,410 crore.