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9 December, 2017 4:53 PM Policy on methanol in petrol soon

Union Roads Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Saturday that the government would soon announce a policy for 15% blending of methanol in petrol to make it cheaper and to reduce pollution. “In the coming session of Parliament, I am announcing a policy of blending 15% methanol in petrol,” he said at an event here. Methanol was made from coal and cost only ₹22 a litre 22

8 December, 2017 1:24 PM ADB okays $346 mn loan to upgrade Karnataka highways

Asian Development Bank (ADB) will fund the upgrading of the highway project in Karnataka for which it has approved a loan of USD 346 million, ADB said on Friday. It said the Board of Directors has approved the loan to improve 419 km of state highways by upgrading them to two and four-lane with paved shoulders and improving culverts and bridges. The project 25

6 December, 2017 1:33 PM Best friends Priyank and Baseer battle it out to win Splitsvilla X

All roads lead to Splitsvilla X where best friends Priyank and Baseer will fight it out in the grand finale task to be crowned as the winners of this season. The Grand finale episode of Splitsvilla X will be ‘Epic’ in every sense. The finale task designed for both the couples will take them through the various stages of a relationship; Stage 1 - Falling 38

5 December, 2017 10:10 AM TVS Apache RR 310: What To Expect

The TVS Apache RR 310 will be launched on December 6, 2017. We take a look at what we know about the bike so far, and what we can expect from TVS Motor Company's full-faired sport bike. TVS Motor Company will launch its flagship motorcycle, the full-faired TVS Apache RR 310 on December 6, 2017. The Apache RR 310 has been developed by TVS and manufactured 46

4 December, 2017 8:06 PM 54 lakes near Dudda to get Cauvery water

K.S. Puttannaiah, MLA, Melkote, on Monday said the State government has allocated ₹103 crore for filling 54 lakes of Dudda hobli from Cauvery water in his constituency. He was speaking after inaugurating the road development works at Shivalli of the taluk. The government has also released ₹20 lakh for developing roads in Shivalli under the Special Component 23

1 December, 2017 1:58 PM Delhi May Follow London Model, Levy Congestion Charge To Unclog Roads

New Delhi: Delhi may soon follow the London model of levying congestion charge for driving a vehicle through designated roads, in a bid to reduce clogging of streets with traffic. The Delhi Traffic Police was directed today to carry out a study to explore the feasibility of levying congestion charge and introducing one-way traffic on roads in the national 39

1 December, 2017 6:10 AM IL&FS Engineering & Construction bags Rs 582-cr project in Maharashtra

IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company today said it has bagged a Rs 582-crore road project from IL&FS Transportation Networks Limited in Maharashtra. The company "has received a Letter of Acceptance (LoA) for a road contract from IL&FS Transportation Networks Limited (ITNL)", IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company said in a statement 32

29 November, 2017 6:24 PM Kole fields to attract tourists in hordes

District administration plans ecotourism project in Pullu-Manakkody wetlands The picturesque Kole fields in Thrissur, with its vast greenery and abundance of birds and fishes, are set to become a tourist hotspot. The Thrissur district administration is preparing an ecotourism project for the Pullu-Manakkody Kole wetlands. The Kole fields, which account 32

29 November, 2017 10:50 AM ADB okays $500 mn loan for rural roads in 5 states

Multilateral funding agency Asian Development Bank (ADB) today said it will provide a USD 500 million loan to improve rural road connectivity in five states, including Assam and West Bengal. The board of directors of ADB has approved the multi- tranche financing facility (MFF) for the 'Second Rural Connectivity Investment Programme' to improve rural 28

25 November, 2017 9:09 AM If people stop using metro, what's its purpose: Arvind Kejriwal on Delhi metro fare hike

NEW DELHI: A day after RTI revealed that Delhi Metro lost as many as three lakh commuters, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said the steep fare hike will "kill" the capital's metro service. Kejriwal questioned the purpose of metro services if the citizens stop using it. The Chief Minister took to Twitter saying, "This steep hike in metro fare will kill Delhi 39