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Fix roads or pay from salary: Kerala officials get stern warning from District Collector

The district collector’s warning came during a review meeting to check temporary repairs to be undertaken a week ago.

25 Sep 2019 3:18 PM

A fine line to cross

A new amendment has become the talk of town as breaking traffic rules is now resulting in (very) heavy fines.

06 Sep 2019 12:07 AM

Want single authority to tackle potholes: HC

Court says signboards must be placed on roads.

18 Dec 2018 1:37 AM

Bombay HC pulls up state for not delivering on potholes

The petitioner claimed that hundreds of accidents have occurred in the last two years due to potholes on the highway.

26 Sep 2018 1:43 AM

BMC to reconstruct 1.3K roads

A budget of Rs 1,508 crore has been set aside for the works.

06 Sep 2018 1:17 AM


Sion-Panvel highway sees heavy traffic

The effect of the crash caused damage to the tanker’s capsule, resulting in slight leakage of propane gas as the chemical spilled on the flyover.

12 Aug 2018 3:51 AM

MNS activists ‘punish’ contractor

The MNS leader also alleged that the pothole was being filled without Ready Mixed Concrete (RMC).

15 Jul 2018 3:00 AM

PWD officials told to fill potholes within 24 hours

The PWD is responsible for the maintenance of around 1,260 km roads in the national capital.

18 Jun 2018 1:32 AM

Civic body starts helpline for citizens to register pothole-related complaints

The helpline number is a part of BMC’s attempts to cater to potholes problem effectively.

04 Jun 2018 1:35 AM


No pre-monsoon works for EEH, WEH this year

Officials said that repairs will be taken care of as and when potholes are found during the monsoon.

15 May 2018 1:25 AM

Bombay HC judges to look into pothole plaints

The court also expressed displeasure when the nodal officer informed that he had received only 180 complaints in the last two months.

09 Nov 2017 2:28 AM

Roads are in pathetic state, say civic activists

Terming it a blatant lie, they have said that roads in all parts of the city are in a pathetic state after the heavy rains last week.

09 Sep 2017 2:03 AM

Two pothole deaths in 15 days

According to residents, the Khambalpada Road, which connects Kalyan and Dombivali, is in bad condition.

09 Sep 2017 1:57 AM

Constable dies a week after skidding on pothole

The police has booked ‘unidentified persons responsible for the building and maintenance of the road’.

08 Sep 2017 2:03 AM


To tree or not to tree

A Chembur MLA’s suggestion of restricting the height of trees to 20 feet, isn’t going down too well with city environmental activists.

07 Aug 2017 12:11 AM

Don’t just blame potholes: Experts

Factors like dynamic traffic, engineering, faulty signals too contribute to accidents.

23 Jul 2017 2:00 AM

SBOA invites photographs of potholes and illegal vans

The SBOA has also agreed to give cash rewards to the best photo, every week.

20 Jul 2017 3:33 AM

Gorakhpur transgenders build own road

This is not the first time that transgenders of Gorakhpur have delivered a slap on the system.

20 Jul 2017 3:04 AM

BMC receives 343 complaints on Whatsapp

The imported mix costed the civic body Rs 70 lakh as two such packets costing Rs 35 lakh each were imported between June and July.

20 Jul 2017 1:04 AM