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What is the government doing to protect...

What is the government doing to protect...

Bangladesh

Tue, Aug 17 2021

Lighted buoys floated, ferries to be upgraded, operators to be under army surveillance

Operators suspended after ferry hits...

Ferry hits Padma Bridge: 2...

Nation

Tue, Aug 10 2021

At least 10 people were injured when a ro-ro ferry hit the bridge on a turbulent Padma river

Ferry hits pillar of Padma Bridge...

Ferry hits pillar of Padma Bridge...

Nation

Mon, Aug 9 2021

Previously, two ferries hit the pillars of the bridge on two other occasions 

Powerful ferries suggested to avoid...

Powerful ferries suggested to avoid...

Nation

Thu, Jul 29 2021

Some heavy-duty ferries like Begum Rokeya, Kunjolota will operate on Mawa route

BIWTC official suspended for not wearing...

BIWTC official suspended for not wearing...

Nation

Sun, Jul 18 2021

The official in question was photographed without a mask at an event with the state minister for...

Private cars, passengers board ferries...

Private cars, passengers board ferries...

Nation

Wed, Jul 7 2021

Meanwhile, police and executive magistrates were also seen on the ground at various points of the Dhaka-Aricha...

Cyclone Amphan: Ferry services suspended...

Cyclone Amphan: Ferry services suspended...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 19 2020

On Tuesday morning, the super cyclone was only 700 kilometres away from Bangladesh coastal area

Shimulia-Kathalbari ferries suspended...

Shimulia-Kathalbari ferries suspended...

Nation

Mon, May 18 2020

The river terminal, which was operating on a limited scale following the lockdown has increased the number...

Daulatdia-Paturia ferry services resume...

Daulatdia-Paturia ferry services resume...

Nation

Sat, Dec 21 2019

Ferry services are often disrupted in winter due to dense fog and poor navigability

Paturia-Daulatdia ferry service resumes...

Paturia-Daulatdia ferry service resumes...

Nation

Fri, Dec 20 2019

The service recommenced around 8am on Friday after it had been halted around 10:30pm on Thursday

‘Those responsible for injuring BIWTC...

‘Those responsible for injuring BIWTC...

Dhaka

Sat, Aug 31 2019

Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury said that the physicians are trying to provide the best possible treatment to...

‘The thing I feared the most, just happened...

‘The thing I feared the most, just happened...

Dhaka

Thu, Aug 29 2019

Krishna Roy Chowdhury lost her leg when a bus ran over her in Bangla Motor on Tuesday

Shimulia Ferry ghat operating smoothly...

Shimulia Ferry ghat operating smoothly...

Nation

Sun, Aug 11 2019

At least 17 ferries currently operating 

Ferry services resume on Shimulia-Kathalbari...

Ferry services resume on Shimulia-Kathalbari...

Nation

Thu, Aug 8 2019

Adverse weather halted ferry operations for 22 hours

Writ seeks Tk3cr compensation for Titas’...

Writ seeks Tk3cr compensation for Titas’...

Court

Tue, Jul 30 2019

Titas died in an ambulance on a ferry that was delayed for three hours for a VIP's arrival

Ferry service along Shimulia-Kathalbari...

Ferry service along Shimulia-Kathalbari...

Nation

Wed, Jul 17 2019

Around 300 vehicles stuck on both sides as ferry movement halts

'Steps taken to ensure safe journey...

'Steps taken to ensure safe journey...

Nation

Wed, May 29 2019

All the ferries have been renovated and additional vessels have been added to the fleet

BIWTC Eid special services to start...

BIWTC Eid special services to start...

Nation

Mon, May 27 2019

Fares will not increase, remaining an average of 30-50% lower than private water transport

Shimulia-Kathalbari ferry terminal overwhelmed...

Shimulia-Kathalbari ferry terminal overwhelmed...

Nation

Tue, Aug 21 2018

16 ferries are operating from the terminal on Tuesday

Ferry services on Paturia-Daulatdia...

Ferry services on Paturia-Daulatdia...

Nation

Sat, Jan 20 2018

Six ferries remained stuck in the middle of the river while five others lay anchored at Paturia and Daulatdia...

Shimulia-Kathalbari ferry services resume...

Shimulia-Kathalbari ferry services resume...

Nation

Mon, Jan 15 2018

The authorities suspended the ferry services on the route from 2am till 10am on Monday due to poor visibility...