Saturday, January 16, 2021
Writ filed seeking reserved compartment for women in trains
A writ petition was filed with the High Court on Thursday seeking a separate compartment for female passengers in the trains
15 January 2021, 09:02
Why are local trains still suspended?
If the corruption and waste of the railways can be stopped, this state transport system will not have to bear the burden of losses
12 January 2021, 13:42
Death on roads and railways: Negligence must be punished
The railway department and the concerned road construction authorities need to jointly take strong initiative to increase safety measures at the railway crossings. There must be legal provision for ...
21 December 2020, 10:33
Accidents at railway crossings
Sheer negligence despite frequent deaths
Since 2013, the railway authorities have been issuing letters about unauthorised railway crossings, but no action has been taken
19 November 2020, 17:18
Dhaka-Mymensingh rail link restored
Train communication on the Dhaka-Mymensingh route remained suspended for nearly two hours after a derailment at Dhirasram Station in Gazipur on Wednesday
28 October 2020, 14:13
Rail link with Khulna resumes after 10 hrs
Train communication between Khulna and other parts of the country were restored after 10 hours of suspension on Tuesday after a collision between two freight trains at Safdarpur rail station in ...
27 October 2020, 21:51
Railway resumes full services
Bangladesh Railway started full fledged operation on Wednesday after three and a half month services on limited scale due to coronavirus pandemic, reports UNB.
16 September 2020, 21:07
Sylhet’s rail link with Dhaka, Chattogram cut off
Sylhet’s rail communication with capital Dhaka and port city Chattogram was cut off on Tuesday morning after a cargo train derailed near Maizgaon railway station in Fenchuganj.
15 September 2020, 12:13
Railway to resume operation of 84 more trains by 16 Sept
Bangladesh Railway has taken steps to operate 84 more commuter, mail, express and local trains by 16 September as a part of its plan to normalise train services in the country
9 September 2020, 00:26
Trains will continue with half passenger load, no fare increase
Passenger trains will continue to run with half the seats vacant, said the railways minister, adding that they did not have plan of increasing train fares either.
31 August 2020, 23:55