Unclog Delhi

  • Nitin Gadkari
    Sep 29, 2014 23:52 ISTHT impact | unplugged@ht

    Naidu sets up panel to prepare plan to Unclog Delhi within 45 days

    Taking note of HT’s six-week-long Unclog Delhi campaign, urban development minister M Venkaiah Naidu has set up a high-powered, inter-ministerial committee that will prepare a detailed action plan within 45 days to decongest the Capital.

  • Venkaiah Naidu
    Sep 30, 2014 01:22 IST

    ‘Fix responsibility for illegal constructions’

    Fixing accountability for planners, builders and the municipal officials can go a long way in addressing rampant illegal construction going on in the city, Union urban development minister M Venkaiah Naidu said at an ‘Unplugged at HT’ session on Monday.

  • Unclog Delhi
    Sep 30, 2014 01:17 IST

    For now, manage traffic effectively

    Union urban development minister Venkaiah Naidu believes that better traffic management near Delhi Metro and flyover construction sites and implementation of differential parking charges are a few short-term measures that could decongest Delhi.

  • Unclog Delhi
    Sep 13, 2014 11:01 ISTHT initiative

    10 ways to unclog Delhi: L-G Jung accepts HT's suggestions

    Delhi L-G Najeeb Jung has promised to implement suggestions made by Hindustan Times to decongest the Capital’s crowded streets and choked arterial roads.

  • Delhi Traffic
    Aug 28, 2014 01:17 ISTUnclog Delhi

    Dug-up roads, massive rush choke traffic

    Increasing number of cars and two-wheelers, ongoing metro and flyover constructions on several arterial roads and poor driving and rampant traffic violations have reduced traffic speed in Delhi to a great extent.

  • Jul 30, 2014 13:39 ISTUnclog Delhi

    Delhi: Life in slow lane on Vikas Marg

    An arterial road that links trans-Yamuna region to the rest of the Capital, Vikas Marg is one of the lifelines of east Delhi. With a traffic volume of nearly 90,000 vehicles every day, it is a motorists’ nightmare.

  • Traffic snag
    Jul 25, 2014 16:26 ISTHT for Delhi | Unclog Delhi

    Chaos rules the commercial corridor RK Ashram Marg to Shadipur flyover

    Traffic crawls on this stretch, one of Delhi’s oldest road links. While road infrastructure has improved slightly, encroachment and commercialisation have wreaked havoc.

  • NH-24
    Jul 25, 2014 16:18 ISTHT for Delhi | Unclog Delhi

    NH-24: Clogged lifeline needs emergency care

    Till about three decades ago, it used to be a narrow stretch of road that would see an occasional car amid inter-state buses and trucks. Now NH24 has become the arterial road that connects east Delhi with Ghaziabad and Noida and is choked with traffic all the time.

  • Delhi traffic
    Jul 23, 2014 14:27 ISTHT for Delhi | Unclog Delhi

    Delhi traffic woes: RTR Flyover strangles approach to city

    Five years ago, the Outer Ring Road’s south Delhi stretch was one of the most congested roads in the city. And the traffic didn’t move, it crawled. Five years and a series of flyovers later, the traffic on the stretch remains where it earlier was – in a snarl.

  • Delhi traffic
    Jul 22, 2014 13:19 ISTHT for Delhi | Unclog Delhi

    Delhi's traffic woes: No peace of mind at this Ashram

    Major choke points make commuting a painful experience in Delhi. Over the next few weeks, HT will identify some of them and suggest possible solutions. On Day 1 we look at the DND flyway-AIIMS stretch which is a traffic nightmare almost every day, especially at the Ashram crossing.

  • Khan Market Parking
    May 26, 2014 11:23 ISTHT for Delhi

    Parking space crunch in Central Delhi Markets

    The lush green Central Delhi with its broad roads, grand buildings and high security zones is one of the most-well planned areas of the country. However, the planners did not anticipate the huge volume of traffic

  • Auto
    Aug 13, 2013 23:09 IST

    Delhi: Cars, cars everywhere, just no place to park

    True, the growing number of cars and finding a place to park them is one of Delhi’s biggest urban nightmares. It has also led to a host of other problems — traffic congestion, no walking place, road rages and even murders. Darpan Singh reports.

  • Yusuf Sarai Market
    May 23, 2014 11:53 ISTHT for Delhi

    Steep parking fares afflict car owners in south Delhi

    A common problem binds all parts of south Delhi, getting a space to park your car. And it cuts across areas: Be it a posh colony with big bungalows or crammed neighbourhoods without a glimmer of sunlight.