Bangladesh Railway

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    BR fines 209 commuters for traveling without tickets

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rangpur | Updated at 12:46am on September 03, 2018

    Bangladesh Railway fined 209 passengers aboard five trains over Tk 1.06 lakh for travelling without tickets on different routes under Lalmonirhat railway division....

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    BR to operate Rajshahi-Dhaka Eid special trains

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rajshahi | Updated at 01:16am on August 16, 2018

    West Zone of Bangladesh Railway will operate four pairs of special trains on different routes including Rajshahi-Dhaka aimed at reducing sufferings of the passengers in...

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    BR, Fire Service jointly paid Tk 20 lakh to parents as compensation

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 11:28pm on August 12, 2018

    Bangladesh Railways and the Fire Service and Civil Defence jointly paid Tk 20 lakh as compensations to the parents of three and half years old...

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    Advance Eid train ticket sale begins

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:21am on August 08, 2018

    Hundreds of ticket-seekers thronged Kamalapur Railway Station from early Wednesday as Bangladesh Railway has begun the selling of advance train tickets for the Eid-ul-Azha. Of...

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    Fire Service’s appeal against compensation order dismissed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:43am on August 06, 2018

    The Appellate Division on Sunday dismissed appeal of the Fire Service and Civil Defence against a High Court Division directive to pay Tk 10 lakh...

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    Railway to lay 575km optical fibre in 16 districts

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:40pm on August 03, 2018

    With the aim of establishing a combined and uniform rail telecommunication system, Bangladesh Railway has launched a development project to lay 575 kilometers optical fiber...

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    Deal inked for more railway tracks between Dhaka, Joydebpur

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:47am on July 25, 2018

    Bangladesh Railway on Tuesday signed a contract with a joint venture of two Indian companies to construct 3rd and 4th dual gauge tracks on Dhaka-Tongi...

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    Doubling rail routes goes slow

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 11:49pm on July 24, 2018

    Implementation of different projects to turn existing routes of Bangladesh Railway into double lines is at a snail’s pace mostly because of sketchy planning, uncertainty...

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    Build commercial structures on railway’s unused lands: JS body 

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:07am on July 23, 2018

    The parliamentary standing committee on railways ministry on Sunday recommended the government to construct structures on the unused lands of Bangladesh Railway for increasing its...

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    Railway job aspirants stage demo in Rajshahi

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 12:23am on July 21, 2018

    Several thousands of job aspirants, who came to Rajshahi from different districts across the country to sit for a scheduled examination of Bangladesh Railway,....