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10th Padma Bridge span installed

10th Padma Bridge span installed

Development

Tue, Apr 23 2019

This is the ninth span, from the Zajira point, to be installed

10th Padma Bridge span to be installed...

10th Padma Bridge span to be installed...

Development

Mon, Apr 22 2019

The latest span will be installed on the 33rd and 34th pillars of the bridge

3 drown in Padma River in Rajshahi

3 drown in Padma River in Rajshahi

Nation

Sun, Apr 21 2019

The deceased were two sisters and their cousin

Paturia-Daulatdia ferry service resumes...

Paturia-Daulatdia ferry service resumes...

Nation

Sat, Jan 12 2019

The service was suspended since 7am due to dense fog

Over 160,000 hectares lost to Padma,...

Over 160,000 hectares lost to Padma,...

Nation

Fri, Oct 12 2018

The 'Prediction of Riverbank Erosion along the Jamuna, the Ganges and the Padma Rivers in 2018'...

Padma erosion renders 60 more families...

Padma erosion renders 60 more families...

Nation

Mon, Sep 17 2018

About 6,000 families of three unions of the upazila have been rendered homeless with the erosion of the...

Kuthibari embankment collapses...

Kuthibari embankment collapses...

Nation

Mon, Sep 17 2018

It was constructed 3 months ago at a cost of Tk200 crore

Padma threatens to wipe Naria upazila...

The unforgiving Padma

Environment

Thu, Sep 13 2018

In perhaps the single-worst case of soil erosion in a hundred years, the Padma has ravaged vast swathes...

Padma River erosion strikes Naria...

Padma River erosion strikes Naria...

Nation

Sun, Sep 9 2018

More than 2,000 houses, 500 business centres, and other establishments have already been washed

Launch, speedboat services suspended...

Shimulia-Kathalbari launch service...

Communication

Thu, Sep 6 2018

Ferry services remain uninterrupted

Kuthibari embankment collapses within...

Kuthibari embankment collapses in...

Nation

Tue, Sep 4 2018

The embankment was built to protect a Kuthi Bari (bungalow) once owned by Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath...

Bangladeshi shepherd injured by BSF...

Bangladeshi shepherd injured by BSF...

Nation

Fri, Aug 17 2018

He was stabbed by the Border Security Force of India at the Manoharpur border

Padma River erosion: 1 body recovered,...

Padma River erosion: 1 body recovered,...

Nation

Wed, Aug 15 2018

On August 7, a large part of Sadhur Bazar, located near the Padma River, suddenly collapsed around...

Dowari-making: A source of livelihood...

Dowari-making: A source of livelihood...

Nation

Tue, Jun 26 2018

Villagers are becoming self-reliant by earning money making dowaris

Third span of Padma Bridge...

Third span of Padma Bridge...

Development

Sun, Mar 11 2018

With the third span placed, 450 metres of the bridge is now visible.

Poor navigability stops northbound cargo...

Poor navigability stops northbound cargo...

Business

Sat, Feb 24 2018

The navigability of the Jamuna has been the lowest at Petkhola and Nagarbari of Pabna district, and in...

Redesign complications plague Padma...

Redesign complications plague Padma...

Development

Mon, Jan 29 2018

'The review of the piers is still ongoing'

Second span of Padma Bridge...

Second span of Padma Bridge...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jan 28 2018

Earlier on Saturday, the installation work started but could not be completed due to technical...

Second span of Padma Bridge being...

Second span of Padma Bridge being...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jan 27 2018

However, the installation could not be completed due to some technical difficulties

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...

Taking stock after four years

Taking stock after four years

Opinion

Fri, Jan 12 2018

As we get closer to another election, it is upon the incumbent government to carry on with its success...