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    Vehicle overloading needs to be prevented

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 25, 2018

    VEHICLE overloading is having a frightening impact on national highways, bringing down their durability much below the minimum and, sometimes, even causing fatal accidents. Experts...

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    Highways losing life for overloading

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 01:08am on November 24, 2018

    Continued overloading is having calamitous impact on the country’s national highways, bringing down their durability much below the minimum. A Roads and Highways Department assessment...

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    Govt needs to prioritise safety in electric vehicle registration

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 21, 2018

    THE government, earlier opposed to the registration of electric vehicles, has initiated a move to bring all these vehicles under a legal framework....

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    Unabated transport workers’ crimes

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 13, 2018

    FATAL traffic safety condition in Bangladesh is known to all. However, passengers’ lives in the high ways are not only at risk of road accidents,...

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    ECNEC okays Joydevpur-Ishwardi dual gauge double line project

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:07am on November 05, 2018

    The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council on Sunday approved the Joydevpur to Ishwardi dual gauge double line construction project under the Bangladesh Railway...

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    New train on Faridpur-Rajbari route

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Faridpur | Updated at 01:47am on November 03, 2018

    Bangladesh Railway authorities launched a new train named Faridpur Express 3 and 4 on Faridpur-Rajbari route on Thursday night.State minister for technical and madrassah education...

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    RHD proposes tolls exemption

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:21pm on October 31, 2018

    Roads and Highways Department on Wednesday proposed to exempt all tolls on the Bangladesh-China Friendship Bridge across the Buriganga at Postogola.A recently formed committee submitted...

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    Govt must resolve the problem in transport sector

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 30, 2018

    PEOPLE across the country suffered for an acute crisis of transports on Sunday, the first day of the 48-hour countrywide transport strike. ...

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    600 transport workers sued

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:55am on October 29, 2018

    The police on Saturday night filed a case with Dakhkhin Keraniganj police station against 31 transport workers by name and 500 to 600 others alleging...

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    Striking transport workers assault journalists, drivers at Jatrabari

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:49pm on October 28, 2018

    At least four journalists, three photographers and a reporter, were assaulted and abused by transport workers at Jatrabari in the capital on Sunday on the...