Border Roads Organisation

  • Will complete road restoration in Uttarakhand by April end: BRO 09-02-2014 02:47 PM

    The Border Roads Organisation has said that it will ensure complete restoration of the roads damaged in the Uttarakhand flash floods by April 30 to enable a smooth and trouble-free 'char dham' pilgrimage this season. An assurance to the effect was given by BRO DG, Lt Gen AT Parnaik, to...
  • Uttarakhand: Repair roads as early as possible, Antony tells BRO 26-06-2013 09:58 PM

    New Delhi: Defence Minister AK Antony on Wednesday reviewed the damage caused to roads, including the strategic ones being built along the border with China, in the flash floods in Uttarakhand and asked the BRO to carry out their repairs within the earliest possible time-frame. The recent flash-floods in Uttarakhand...
  • Gangtok: 600 tourists stranded due to landslide 08-06-2013 11:19 PM

    Gangtok/Darjeeling: Around 600 tourists returning to Gangtok from Chhangu Lake, Baba Mandir and Nathu-la were stranded at 5th Mile, 15km from Gangtok, following a landslide on Jawaharlal Nehru Marg on Saturday evening, official sources said. "Around 5pm, when the tourist vehicles were returning from Chhangu Lake, Baba Mandir and Nathu-la,...
  • Sikkim earthquake: rebuilding a ravaged state 22-09-2011 08:19 AM

    Nine villages in Sikkim are still cut off and it's a tough task for the Border Roads Organisation as huge boulders have made the roads impassable. ...
  • Afghanistan suicide attack: Three bombers arrested 13-04-2008 01:05 PM

    In sports, nothing is more disturbing than a losing run. Though in hindsight, defeat is like radar that detects dangers. But if those manning the radar don't notice the red light blinking, the doom draws closer. India's coach Duncan Fletcher has committed that mistake and is now scrambling to find...
  • 2 Indian engineers killed in Afghanistan blast 12-04-2008 09:35 PM

    Ahead of the Ranji Trophy final vs Tami Nadu, Rajasthan bat Aakash Chopra refuses suggestions that there is little awareness about the tournament in the country. ...
  • A forbidden place in HP stands for unity in diversity 16-11-2007 12:35 PM

    Perth: A buoyant England will need to overcome a long hoodoo at the WACA as well as an Australian side scratching for form if they are to retain the Ashes in the third Test of the series starting Thursday. The tourists hold a 1-0 lead in the five-Test series after...
  • Army to try a civilian for mutiny 07-06-2007 08:10 AM

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