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Could 'solar roads' help generate electricity?
  • Wed, 09 Aug 2017 17:34

A stretch of road has been paved with solar PV (photovoltaic) panels in France. BBC News - Europe

China Funded 70 Percent of Cambodian Roads, Bridges: Minister
  • Sat, 22 Jul 2017 05:20

About 70 percent of roads and bridges in Cambodia have been funded by China, with loans for their financing adding up to about $ 2 billion, governmen...

Birds avoid crossing roads to prevent predation
  • Wed, 19 Jul 2017 21:41

It was once believed that roads posed no problem to birds because of their ability to fly. A new study finds that they can find these human-made struc...

On Tour’s Mountain Roads, Beer, Baguettes and, Briefly, Bikes
  • Wed, 19 Jul 2017 07:08

Whenever the Tour de France climbs a mountain, it rides into a party that has been raging, sometimes for days. NYT > Sports

A Journey to Russian Arctics on a Car: No Roads, Polar Bears, Atomic Icebreakers and more
  • Mon, 17 Jul 2017 15:19

North of Russia is a wild place. No roads, you can’t travel on the car just planes or helicopters. But in winter things change – there an ...

A Twist in the Drive to Pave Roads With Solar Panels
  • Mon, 17 Jul 2017 11:20

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Govt plans to allow shops on 30 ft roads
  • Sun, 16 Jul 2017 20:35

New zonal regulations proposed by the town and country planning department allow shops and businesses on narrower streets. The proposed rules do away ...

24 arterial roads to be white-topped
  • Thu, 13 Jul 2017 22:38

The state Cabinet on Wednesday gave its nod for white-topping of 24 major arterial roads in Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP)limits at a cost ...

Three out of five of English local councils cut roads budget
  • Thu, 13 Jul 2017 17:54

62 per cent of local authorities in England cut their highways and transport budget this year 2017-07-13 00:01 Three out of five councils in...

Roads in Majestic, KR Market to get TenderSURE treatment
  • Thu, 06 Jul 2017 03:57

Roads and footpaths in and around Gandhinagar, Majestic and KR Market will soon witness a makeover as the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike has decid...

Zimbabwe: '90% Roads in Bad State'
  • Fri, 30 Jun 2017 18:21

[The Herald] Over 90 percent of the country's close to 100 000km of road network are in bad state with an estimated $ 5,5 billion required for mainte...

Two Roads Diverged In A Yellow Wood
  • Sat, 24 Jun 2017 07:31

And Donald Trump was elected president.Image: Gary MillarAccording to a huuuuuuuge report in the Washington Post today, everything that could did go ...

On jungle roads, Jokowi reboots with eye on 2019 Indonesia vote
  • Sat, 24 Jun 2017 06:44

Sitting on a Kawasaki dirt bike with a camera fastened to his helmet, Indonesia President Joko Widodo led an entourage last month to inspect construct...

Bangladesh landslide: Roads to Rangamati reopened
  • Sat, 24 Jun 2017 04:17

The authorities in Bangladesh have reopened roads to some of the districts worst hit by landslides last week. BBC News - Asia

‘All roads do lead back to Shenzhen,’ according to Indiegogo’s Sandy Diao
  • Tue, 20 Jun 2017 18:40

 Shenzhen has been called China’s Silicon Valley (or at least one of its Silicon Valleys). A panel on hardware startups at TechCrunch Shenz...

All Asean roads leading to China?
  • Tue, 13 Jun 2017 12:37

China's Belt and Road (B&R) Initiative comes at a time when Asean is thirsty for infrastructural investments. The Business Times looks at how...

Death of lorry driver and pedestrian brings bank holiday death toll on the roads to four
  • Mon, 05 Jun 2017 23:22

A lorry driver and a pedestrian were killed in separate accidents as the death toll on the country's roads reached four over the bank holiday weekend....

Rain, BBMP apathy leave roads in tatters
  • Mon, 05 Jun 2017 20:38

The pre-monsoon rain that lashed the city last week has left roads dotted with potholes, exposing the poor quality of works and maintenance by the loc...

Zimbabwe: Roads Resurfaced for Mugabe Rally
  • Mon, 05 Jun 2017 06:24

[New Zimbabwe] Roads leading to local Mucheke Stadium have hurriedly been repaired for President Robert Mugabe's youth rally scheduled this Friday. A...

Flights disrupted, roads blocked as plum rain hammers Taiwan
  • Sat, 03 Jun 2017 01:41

( - Plum rain brought flooding to parts of Northern Taiwan early Friday, halting trains, disrupting flights and prompting transport a...

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