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    Passenger killed, as bus helper pushes him off

    Our Correspondent . Gazipur | Updated at 01:05am on June 10, 2019

    A passenger died being run over by a bus of Alam Asia Paribahan after he was thrown out by helper over fare related disputes on...

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    Comprehensive plan needed to stop vehicle overloading

    | Updated at 12:00am on June 10, 2019

    THE authorities concerned going to take an initiative to check the overloading of vehicles on highways, which is said to be a major reason for...

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    Crisis of drivers gets acute for Eid journeys

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 01:11am on June 02, 2019

    The shortage of bus drivers became acute making Eid journeys unsafe.The crisis highlights not meeting prime minister Sheikh Hasina’s directives to transport companies to recruit...

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    Eid journeys unlikely to be smooth

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:51am on May 29, 2019

    Traffic congestions would cause disturbance to the people on their home in the countryside to celebrate Eid due to the ongoing highway development activities and...

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    Obaidul asks transport workers to maintain discipline during Eid journeys

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:26pm on May 23, 2019

    Road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Thursday urged the transport owners and workers to maintain discipline on the...

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    Advance bus ticket sale starts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:04am on May 17, 2019

    Long-route bus operators on Friday started selling advance tickets to facilitate passengers leaving Dhaka to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr at their rural homes.People at bus counters of...

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    Short-distance BRTC bus service proposed

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:29am on May 14, 2019

    The authorities are planning to introduce short distance Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation, or BRTC, bus services on highways to prevent movement of three-wheelers and illegal...

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    Authorities must ensure drivers’ health, well-being

    | Updated at 12:00am on May 14, 2019

    THE well-being of drivers of public transports, most of whom are from a working class background, is generally ignored although the issue is directly related...

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    Waterways open after three days

    United News of Bangladesh . Keraniganj | Updated at 03:03pm on May 05, 2019

    Transportation on the country’s waterways resumed on Sunday after a three-day disruption caused by cyclone Fani. Shafiqul Alam, director of...

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    Owners, workers may quit transport business, threatens Shajahan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:49pm on May 03, 2019

    Former shipping minister and Bangladesh Road Transport Workers Federation executive president Shajahan Khan on Thursday threatened that...