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Shifting gears: PM takes charge of Rs. 1…

Stung by the rampant criticism that things are not moving fast enough on the ground even more than six months after he stormed to power with a thumping majority, the Prime Minister, Narandra Modi, in a recent... Read More...

Road builders eye Rs. 60,000cr EPC contr…

The ministry of road transport and highways is all set to award road projects worth Rs 60,000cr on the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) model in the current financial year and the move will pro... Read More...

WB fires $1.1bn booster in eastern corri…

Injecting a major funding booster into the Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor, the World Bank has recently cleared worth $1.1bn for the project to be built in the northern parts of the country. In this connec... Read More...

FDI in rail sector rolls out Rs. 90,300c…

With the relaxation of FDI norms for the country's rail sector, foreign investors are now free to push staggering sum worth Rs 90,300cr in India's rail infrastructure availing the lax foreign direct investmen... Read More...

NTPC fast tracks Rs. 20,000cr UMPP proje…

Fast tracking the ultra mega thermal power project, NTPC is all set to initiate the process of identifying a consultant for the upcoming 4,000 MW (4 x 1,000 MW) ultra mega thermal power project located at Pud... Read More...

NHPC plans Rs. 16,000cr hydro project in…

Injecting a major push to the power generation sector of the northern region of the country, NHPC is all set to build country's biggest hydro plant, a 3,000 MW project entailing a staggering investment worth ... Read More...

Infra projects get flexible lending norm…

Injecting a major moral booster to the hard pressed infrastructure building players in the core sector projects, the Reserve Bank of India in a recent move has allowed banks to be flexible in lending loans to... Read More...

Interview

Nitin Jairam Gadkari

 

"I expect to add 30 km a day on an average after resolving all the delays in two years" says Mr. Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Road Transport, Highways..... Read More...

Urban Transportation

Urban Transport Planning – Future Imperative
Urban Transport Planning (UTP) has a lot of solutions but many of them don't seem to work .....always! How else would you explain the situation of Chandigarh, a city designed by Le Corbusier maybe over 65 years ago, in physical existence for over 60 years and still relatively...Read More...

Airport Project

The Raipur Airport
Airports have invariably assisted in offering a vista of the state /country they represent. While for foreign visitors they work as a prologue of what lies outside; for domestic flyers, they pose to denote a sense of pride. A recent report released by the Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA), leaders in aviation market...Read More...

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