• Friday, Sep 17, 2021
  • Last Update : 05:32 am
Minister: Mawa ferry to remain suspended...

Mawa-Banglabazar ferry route...

Bangladesh

Wed, Sep 8 2021

Water flow in Mawa channel may reduce in the next 10 days, state minister says 

Padma Bridge: Minister worries about...

Padma Bridge: Opening road, rail route...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 7 2021

The minister says launching rail route the same day as road communication won’t be possible if...

Minister: Dhaka-Gazipur BRT to be opened...

Dhaka-Gazipur BRT to be opened in December...

Nation

Fri, Sep 3 2021

Mega projects – Padma Bridge, metro rail and Karnaphuli tunnel – will  also be inaugurated...

Now ferry hits span of Padma

Now ferry hits span of Padma

Bangladesh

Tue, Aug 31 2021

The ferry Birshreshtha Jahangir was going from Shimulia to Paturia Ghat when its mast hit the 1-B span...

Majhirghat-Shimulia ferry services to...

Ferries on Majhirghat-Shimulia route...

Nation

Thu, Aug 26 2021

Ferries at the widely used Shimulia-Banglabazar have remained suspended since August 13

Padma Bridge roadway slab installation...

Final roadway slab installed on Padma...

Bangladesh

Mon, Aug 23 2021

Vehicles will able to ply on the 6.15km-bridge after the slabs are paved with asphalt

Construction vehicles to ply on Padma...

Construction vehicles to ply on Padma...

Bangladesh

Tue, Aug 17 2021

Some 2,877 of the 2,917 roadway slabs have already been installed and the rest are scheduled to be placed...

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

Authorities float lighted buoy to protect...

Authorities float lighted buoy to protect...

Nation

Sun, Aug 15 2021

Plans to place spherical buoy after conducting hydrographic survey on Monday

Quader: Padma Bridge collisions should...

‘Padma Bridge collisions must be looked...

Bangladesh

Fri, Aug 13 2021

No scope to take repeated incidents of collision lightly, the road transport and bridges minister...

Ferry ploughs into Padma Bridge pillar,...

Padma Bridge pillar hit by ferry...

Nation

Fri, Aug 13 2021

The third incident of a ferry hitting the bridge in two weeks

Heavy vehicles banned from boarding...

No heavy vehicles allowed on ferries...

Bangladesh

Tue, Aug 10 2021

The ban will be effective until the tide of the Padma River is brought under control

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

Shah Cement, advancing the infrastructure...

Shah Cement, building a strong foundation...

Business

Mon, Jul 26 2021

Using cutting edge technology, the company ensures quality control and environmental sustainability of...

20 injured as ferry hits Padma Bridge...

20 injured as ferry hits Padma Bridge...

Nation

Fri, Jul 23 2021

The accident was caused by strong current in the river, says ferry master

BR Masterplan: Riding on rail to a prosperous...

Riding on rail to a prosperous...

Communication

Sun, Jul 18 2021

Six new trains have been introduced on different routes

Cargo ship with Padma Bridge construction...

Cargo ship with Padma Bridge construction...

Nation

Tue, Jul 13 2021

The ship's crew members were rescued by a small fishing boat

Chinese worker of Padma Bridge project...

Chinese worker of Padma Bridge project...

Nation

Thu, Jun 24 2021

The rescue operation will continue on Friday

Chinese worker goes missing in...

Chinese worker goes missing in...

Nation

Wed, Jun 23 2021

Rescue operation underway