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East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) officials said the pilot project will be overseen by the Central Road Research Institute (CRRI).( Vipin Kumar/ Hindustan Times/For Representative Purposes Only)

First road built of legacy waste to come up in east Delhi’s Kalyanpuri area

UPDATED ON MAR 18, 2021 06:05 AM IST
East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) officials said the pilot project will be overseen by the Central Road Research Institute (CRRI).
The 6-km stretch between Airport Chowk and the Banur-Landran road was opened in 2015, but peeled off within six months, leading to its closure and prompting vigilance inquiry.
The 6-km stretch between Airport Chowk and the Banur-Landran road was opened in 2015, but peeled off within six months, leading to its closure and prompting vigilance inquiry.

Airport Road in bad shape: VB recommends action against 7 Greater Mohali development body officials

UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2020 12:05 AM IST
Finding the GMADA officials ‘negligent and unprofessional while supervising’ project, vigilance recommends departmental action for causing 9 crore losses to exchequer
A senior North corporation official, who did not wish to be named, said, “Finer points were ironed out at the August 2 meeting such as the formation of anti-polythene raiding teams.”(HT image)
A senior North corporation official, who did not wish to be named, said, “Finer points were ironed out at the August 2 meeting such as the formation of anti-polythene raiding teams.”(HT image)

Civic bodies intensify anti-polythene drive

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 18, 2019 02:06 AM IST
The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) confiscated 2000 kgs of polythene and recovered Rs. 2.5 lakh from areas such as Pushp Vihar, Sangam Vihar and Panchsheel.
This park is located amid newly built group housing complexes.(HT Photo)
This park is located amid newly built group housing complexes.(HT Photo)

Probe into delay of 55-acre theme park in Noida

Hindustan Times, Noida | By Vinod Rajput
UPDATED ON JUL 27, 2019 03:56 AM IST
The move to probe the theme-based sports park came after the authority’s chief executive officer Ritu Maheshwari inspected at the site and was not satisfied with the pace of the work.
Experts said the government should focus on making public transport more reliable and punctual.(HT Photo)
Experts said the government should focus on making public transport more reliable and punctual.(HT Photo)

Instead of freebies, improve city’s public transport: Experts

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2019 06:04 AM IST
Subhash Chand, head of traffic engineering and safety division, Central Road Research Institute (CRRI), said the step will be good only in a limited way as it would make women feel safe to some extent, but not comfortable.
The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) recently approved the draft policy for ‘enhancing walkability’ in the national capital.(HT File)
The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) recently approved the draft policy for ‘enhancing walkability’ in the national capital.(HT File)

Government must walk the talk on walkability policy: Experts

New Delhi | By Risha Chitlangia
PUBLISHED ON MAR 03, 2019 11:30 PM IST
While urban development experts have welcomed the move, they say the real challenge is in the implementation of the policy.
A footpath, a walkway for pedestrians in a built-up area, is among the most basic civil construction works.(Burhaan Kinu/HT Photo)
A footpath, a walkway for pedestrians in a built-up area, is among the most basic civil construction works.(Burhaan Kinu/HT Photo)

Wanted in Delhi: Safe, walkable pavements

Hindustan Times | By Shivani Singh
UPDATED ON FEB 04, 2019 11:13 AM IST
Many stretches in Delhi are built either too high or too narrow forcing pedestrians to walk on the road. The elderly and the disabled avoid them altogether.
A view Eastern Peripheral Expressway that was launched in May 2018.(HT FIle)
A view Eastern Peripheral Expressway that was launched in May 2018.(HT FIle)

Eastern expressway cut air pollution in Delhi by 7%: CRRI study

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Joydeep Thakur
UPDATED ON JAN 04, 2019 03:38 PM IST
The Central Road Research Institute (CRRI) conducted the study on behalf of the Delhi government’s environment department, taking the source apportionment study done by IIT Kanpur in 2016, as its basis.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi looks on at India's first multi-modal terminal on the Ganga river during its inaugural function, Varanasi, November 12, 2018(PTI)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi looks on at India's first multi-modal terminal on the Ganga river during its inaugural function, Varanasi, November 12, 2018(PTI)

If executed well, waterways can change inland transportation

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 13, 2018 05:57 PM IST
Transporting goods along the waterway is far cheaper than on road or rail. But the river Ganga’s health may be put under further stress too
The exits in Indirapuram are being closed in a phased manner in order to streamline traffic flow.(Sakib Ali/HT Photo)
The exits in Indirapuram are being closed in a phased manner in order to streamline traffic flow.(Sakib Ali/HT Photo)

Indirapuram: Closure of road exits leads to a rise in wrong side driving

Hindustan Times, Ghaziabad | By Peeyush Khandelwal
PUBLISHED ON SEP 21, 2018 02:51 AM IST
Residents say widening of U-turns should have been taken up before closing the exits
Yeida said the Yamuna Expressway sorely needs a crash barrier on the central verge. (Burhaan Kinu / HT File)
Yeida said the Yamuna Expressway sorely needs a crash barrier on the central verge. (Burhaan Kinu / HT File)

Jaypee Infratech Limited seeks Rs 20 crore to enhance safety on Yamuna Expressway

Hindustan Times, Greater Noida | By Vinod Rajput
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2018 06:40 AM IST
The operator needs the funds to implement suggestions made by the Central Road Research Institute in 2014 after conducting a safety audit.
The Rani Jhansi grade separator was conceived in 1998. (Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)
The Rani Jhansi grade separator was conceived in 1998. (Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

After 10-yr wait, Rani Jhansi flyover to be opened by September-end

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Vibha Sharma
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2018 02:47 AM IST
Work on the 1.6-km-long flyover, which starts near St Stephen’s Hospital and runs till Filmistan Cinema, started in 2008.
A mangled school van is being removed from the road after it collided with a tanker near Kanhaiya Nagar metro station in north-west Delhi.(PTI FILE)
A mangled school van is being removed from the road after it collided with a tanker near Kanhaiya Nagar metro station in north-west Delhi.(PTI FILE)

With first-ever policy, Delhi to identify and fix its killer roads

New Delhi, Hindustan Times | By Sweta Goswami
UPDATED ON APR 28, 2018 11:20 PM IST
Once the policy is notified, the transport department will have to set up special teams at the state and district levels to conduct scientific accident investigations using simulation techniques.
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