There was a shortage in the number of ferries and ghats and the increased pressure of vehicles added to the woes ahead of Eid
The death toll from Sunday's launch accident in the Shitalakkhya River off Narayanganj coast rose to 12, with the recovery of four more bodies on Tuesday
This pressure on all sectors of spending has come at a time when a section of the people of the country is in distress economically due to the coronavirus
According to the directives of the cabinet division, bus drivers and their assistants must have vaccine certificates. However, people affiliated with public transport do not have any data as to how ...
The marine court here on Tuesday ordered to send the two drivers of the MV Abhijan-10 launch to jail in a case related to last month's deadly fire that killed at least 42 passengers of the vessel
Neither waterways nor the roads are safe. This was proved again when 38 people were killed in a fire on the launch MV Abhijan-10
The death toll from the massive fire that broke out from the engine room of a launch in the middle of the Sugandha River off the coast of Jhalakathi Sadar upazila rose to 41, after another body was ...
At least 39 people were charred to death and 72 others injured in a major fire that ripped through a launch carrying some 800 passengers from Dhaka to Barguna in the early hours of Friday
State minister for shipping, Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury on Friday said all possible medical assistance will be provided to those on board in the launch fire in Jhalakath
The launch ‘MV Avijan-10’ started its journey from Sadarghat in Dhaka for Barguna at around 6:00pm on Thursday. From the very beginning, the vessel was moving forward recklessly
Launch owners have called off their strike, part of the wider transport strike protesting a 23 per cent hike in the price of diesel, following a decision to increase fares by up to 42 per cent.
BIWTA chairman made this remark while inspecting the salvage operation on the third day at the Paturia Ferry Terminal
More than 2,000 speedboats are operated for passenger transportation on various waterways across the country and only 569 of them are registered with the shipping department, according to sources and ...
A vast amount of land was acquired for the terminals. Dredging the river damaged crops. Despite the sufferings, local people wished the project a success. Who is responsible for the failed project? ...