• Thursday, Dec 03, 2020
  • Last Update : 04:33 pm
Launch passengers robbed on Meghna...

Launch passengers robbed on Meghna

Nation

Fri, Nov 20 2020

At least 20 robbers boarded the launch from two speedboats

Youth stabbed to death on Barisal...

Youth stabbed to death on Barisal...

Nation

Tue, Nov 17 2020

Shamim Hawlader was stabbed twice in the abdomen and thrice in his chest

Launch hit by dredger pipe anchors in...

Launch hit by dredger pipe anchors in...

Accident

Sun, Oct 11 2020

The launch hit a pipe of a dredger machine and anchored around 10:30pm

Experts to govt: Popularize...

Experts to govt: Popularize...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 3 2020

Measures taken to protect rivers and strengthen river transport sector are positive but slow in implementation,...

DRiViLL to start its journey in...

DRiViLL to start its journey in...

Bangladesh

Wed, Aug 26 2020

Security and low-cost ride-sharing services are the main goals of DRiViLL

Six years since Pinak-6 capsize, justice...

Six years since Pinak-6 capsize, justice...

Nation

Tue, Aug 4 2020

Although families of some identified victims were immediately given some compensation money, many families...

ED: Tragedies waiting to happen

ED: Tragedies waiting to happen

Editorial

Tue, Jun 30 2020

Collisions of some sort or another are daily occurrence

Divers rescue man alive from sunken...

Man found alive in sunken launch after...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 29 2020

ML Morning Bird had capsized after a bigger launch, named Mayur-2, crashed into it in the morning

Govt to launch OMS for poor people next...

Govt to launch OMS for poor people next...

Government Affairs

Tue, Mar 31 2020

'We have decided to launch special food program for the poor at a price of Tk10 per kg'

Sundarban-14 crew quarantined mid...

Sundarban-14 crew quarantined mid...

Nation

Fri, Mar 27 2020

The decision was reached considering instructions of IEDCR

Clinker-laden cargo vessel collides...

Clinker-laden cargo vessel collides...

Nation

Sun, Dec 15 2019

The launch supervisor claimed that the accident happened as the cargo vessel was plying on the wrong...

BIWTC to launch Eid special services...

BIWTC to launch Eid special services...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jul 31 2019

Adequate safety measures, no extra fare: BIWTC official

Making our waterways safe

Making our waterways safe

Editorial

Sun, Jun 23 2019

Boat operators cannot, under any circumstances, be allowed to play with people’s lives

Eid holidaymakers travel with risk on...

Eid holidaymakers travel with risk on...

Nation

Sun, Jun 2 2019

Water vessels lack safety standards

Beating the mad rush

Beating the mad rush

Editorial

Thu, May 23 2019

Authorities should make sure that such problems do not occur during the busiest time of the year

Sale of advance tickets of launch cabins,...

Sale of advance tickets of launch cabins,...

Nation

Sun, May 19 2019

Anyone can buy the tickets of BIWTC ships at any time as the private sector mainly controls the passenger...

Google bucks soaring smartphone prices...

Google bucks soaring smartphone prices...

Technology

Wed, May 8 2019

The new Pixel was available at Google's online shop

Single Indian rocket puts satellites...

Single Indian rocket puts satellites...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 1 2019

The state-run Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said 24 satellites from the United States, two...

Democratic Senator Kamala Harris jumps...

Democratic Senator Kamala Harris jumps...

North America

Mon, Jan 21 2019

Harris, 54, the daughter of immigrants from Jamaica and India, enters the race with the potential advantage...

Turkey says will launch Syria offensive...

Turkey says will launch Syria offensive...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 10 2019

Turkey and the United States are at loggerheads over the future of Syrian Kurdish forces after US President...

Political biography on Khaleda Zia...

Political biography on Khaleda Zia...

Politics

Sun, Nov 18 2018

The launching ceremony of the book – Begum Khaleda Zia: Her Life, Her Story –was held at...