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    Salute to student protests for road safety: Obaidul Quader

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:35am on September 05, 2018

    Road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Tuesday hailed young boys and girls for their recent protests demanding road safety. ‘Because of their movement,...

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    No helmet, no fuel, says DMP chief

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:50pm on September 04, 2018

    Dhaka Metropolitan Police commissioner Aashaduzzaman Mia on Tuesday said that no human hauler would be allowed to run on the...

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    Students’ demands lie unimplemented

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:05am on August 29, 2018

    Most of the demands of students, including a ban on unfit vehicles and drivers without licences and half fare for them, have remained unimplemented even...

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    Bring all roads under CCTV cameras to avert accidents

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on August 29, 2018

    The government high-powered committee on road safety has asked the authorities concerned to take necessary steps for bringing all roads and highways of the country...

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    Govt relaxes driving licence rules

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:05am on August 28, 2018

    The government has decided to allow drivers with licences for running light vehicles to run medium vehicles and drivers with licences for running medium vehicles...

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    Deaths mock road safety directives

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:05am on August 27, 2018

    Fate it is indeed as nothing, not even prime minister’s directives backed by those of the higher court, administration and law enforcers, seems to have...

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    Govt should withdraw cases against student protesters

    | Updated at 12:05am on August 21, 2018

    THE university students arrested in connection with the protests that the school and college students had held for nine days since July 29 seeking justice...

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    32 more students get bail, 13 freed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on August 21, 2018

    Thirteen more students arrested over recent protests for road safety were released from Dhaka Central Jail on Monday while 32 more detained student protesters, including...

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    9 students released as 42 secure bail

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 11:00pm on August 19, 2018

    Nine private university students were released from jail as 42 students, including the 9, detained in cases filed for incidents during the recent student protests...

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    Road safety: a Bangladesh perspective

    Khandaker R Zaman | Updated at 12:00am on August 19, 2018

    BANGLADESH has seen some unprecedented protests in recent days that raised many issues and concerns that have largely remained unnoticed or unchecked until bared open...