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    Arrest of Mojammel flagrant abuse of power: activists

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:01am on September 08, 2018

    Civil rights activists on Friday condemned the arrest of Jatri Kalyan Samiti secretary general Mojammel Huq Chowdhury and said that it was just a flagrant...

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    Govt must focus on mobility of people with disabilities

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 08, 2018

    THE access of people with disabilities to public transports has so far been largely ignored, as New Age reported on Friday....

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    Road safety remains elusive in Bangladesh

    | Updated at 01:09am on September 07, 2018

    Hasib Mohammed Ahsan, known for his expertise in transport engineering, said road safety cannot be ensured in Bangladesh as mismanagement plagues traffic engineering, law enforcement...

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    Road safety: a dream that never came true

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:51am on September 07, 2018

    Massive student protests demanding road safety, also reflecting the people’s growing frustration over the failure of government organs to maintain order in transportation system, rocked...

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    Not temporary, but sustainable solution needed

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 06, 2018

    ROAD safety issues have remained unattended by successive governments....

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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...