Bangladesh Railway

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    Railway to run parcel train for agricultural products

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:55am on May 01, 2020

    Bangladesh Railway is going to run three special parcel trains on three routes from today (Friday) to facilitate farmers by carrying their agricultural products. The...

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    Rajshahi railway engineer arrested over oil theft

    United News of Bangladesh . Rajshahi | Updated at 01:52pm on April 25, 2020

    Police arrested a sub-assistant engineer of Bangladesh Railway west zone from Rajshahi Railway Station on Friday night in a case filed in connection with stealing...

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    3 arrested, 2 railway staff suspended for stealing oil

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:07am on April 24, 2020

    Three people were arrested and two Bangladesh Railway staff were suspended over an incident of stealing oil from an oil tanker at Rajshahi railway station...

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    Bangladesh Railway’s old way of paying salary in cash draws flak

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 02:01am on April 19, 2020

    Bangladesh Railway is facing criticism from its own employees and railways ministry for its age-old salary and pension distribution system that still relies on cash...

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    Bangladesh Railway suspends all local train services

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:50pm on March 24, 2020

    Bangladesh Railway shut down all local train services across the country on Tuesday morning, officials said.

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    Railway loses one-third passengers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:53pm on March 22, 2020

    Bangladesh Railway lost almost one-third of its total passengers following the spread of coronavirus in the country early this month. ith the number of passengers...

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    Railway schedule collapses in Lalmonirhat

    Rezaul Karim Manik . Lalmonirhat | Updated at 04:14pm on March 04, 2020

    The train schedules in Lalmonirhat Railway Division, in the west zone, have collapsed as each schedule is delayed by four to five hours creating immense...

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    Railway ticket checker sacked for misconduct

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 01:48am on March 03, 2020

    The railway authorities have sacked a ticket checker for misbehaving with passengers, negligence of duty and taking drugs. Ticket checker Mohibul Hossain was sacked on...

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    Steps to be taken against railway privatisation: minister

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:24am on January 26, 2020

    Railways minister Md Nurul Islam Sujan on Saturday said steps would be taken to stop privatisation of railway to ensure good governance. He made the...

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    An effective train freight system can benefit all

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 11, 2020

    The state-owned Container Company of Bangladesh not coming into operation even four years after its formation is worrying. A fully-functional container company could substantially ease...