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PM launches special mango train on Chapainawabganj-Dhaka...

PM launches Chapainawabganj-Dhaka special...

Nation

Thu, May 27 2021

The train, having the capacity of 150 tons in its five wagons, will depart Chapainawabganj for Dhaka...

Long-haul public transports resume...

Long-haul transport services

Bangladesh

Mon, May 24 2021

Inter-district buses, trains, and launches start operating at half the capacity

23 dead, dozens hurt as elevated metro...

23 die as Mexico elevated metro...

North America

Tue, May 4 2021

Around 70 others were injured in the accident, one of the worst to strike the Mexico City metro since...

Special train for vegetables begins...

Special train for vegetables begins...

Nation

Wed, Apr 21 2021

The ongoing lockdown has been extended till 28 April to curb the recent Covid-19 surge in the...

Covid lockdown: 8 special parcel trains...

Railway to operate parcel trains during...

Bangladesh

Tue, Apr 13 2021

Bangladesh is all set to undergo a ‘strict lockdown’ from Wednesday

Woman gives birth on moving train

Woman gives birth on moving train

Nation

Tue, Apr 6 2021

The mother started having labour pains on the moving train while on the way to the hospital for a check...

Passenger trains to remain suspended...

Train to remain suspended during...

Nation

Sat, Apr 3 2021

Cargo trains, however, will operate

Commuters suffer as buses ply at half...

Commuters suffer as buses ply at half...

Dhaka

Wed, Mar 31 2021

Trains, launches also to carry 50% of their seating capacity from Thursday following govt directives...

Trains to operate with 50% passengers...

Trains with 50% passengers from...

Bangladesh

Tue, Mar 30 2021

50% of the tickets for each train will be sold from now on — 25% at the counters and 25%...

Dhaka-Cox’s Bazar train service expected...

Dhaka-Cox’s Bazar trains to boost...

Bangladesh

Wed, Mar 24 2021

The installation of rail tracks for the route will be concluded by December 2022, said Railways Minister...

Trains run over three in Gazipur

Trains run over three in Gazipur

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 14 2021

Both accidents took place on the Dhaka-Rangpur railway route

Derailment halts Kushita-Rajbari train...

Derailment halts Kushita-Rajbari train...

Nation

Sat, Mar 6 2021

On Friday afternoon, five bogies of the goods train veered off the tracks after hitting a rail track...

Retired principal crushed under train...

Retired principal crushed under train...

Nation

Thu, Feb 11 2021

The deceased Nirod Baran Roy, 60, was the principal of the Moghbazar branch of Ispahani School and College,...

No progress in Bogra-Sirajganj dual...

No progress in Bogra-Sirajganj dual...

Nation

Mon, Feb 8 2021

Sources said around 20 million people of the western zone of the country have been deprived of railway...

ED: When will the rail accidents...

ED: When will the rail accidents...

Editorial

Sun, Feb 7 2021

How many more lives must be lost?

3 of a family killed as train hits auto-rickshaw...

3 of a family killed as train hits auto-rickshaw...

Accident

Wed, Dec 30 2020

The deceased were  Farid Munsi, 70, his wife Peyara Begum, 55, and their daughter Akhi Akter, 16,...

Joypurhat teenager saves train from...

Joypurhat teenager saves train from...

Nation

Mon, Dec 28 2020

According to locals, around 1pm on Sunday, Sahida Begum, the mother of the boy, noticed that a portion...

ED: Death on the rails

ED: Death on the rails

Editorial

Sun, Dec 20 2020

There is no alternative but to educate the railway staff on the necessity of being diligent and...

55-year long wait ends: Chilahati-Haldibari...

Chilahati-Haldibari rail link reopened...

Nation

Thu, Dec 17 2020

The railway line from Haldibari in Cooch Behar to Chilahati in northern Bangladesh had been defunct since...

ED: Remaining on track

ED: Remaining on track

Editorial

Mon, Nov 30 2020

These are the sorts of projects that will be integral to Bangladesh for its future

PM: Govt establishing countrywide rail...

'Nationwide rail network will ensure...

Nation

Sun, Nov 29 2020

She said that the government will set up a rail line from Dhaka to Payra Port via Barisal and...