Bangladesh Railway

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    Hasina, Modi likely to open Dhaka-Jalpaiguri rail service

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:48pm on March 02, 2021

    Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina and the Indian prime minister Narendra Modi are expected to jointly inaugurate a passenger train on the Dhaka-Jalpaiguri route on...

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    Derailment halts train link with Sylhet

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:37pm on February 05, 2021

    The train communication between Sylhet and the rest of the country remained suspended for at least 22 hours on Friday after the derailment of 10...

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    Dhirendra Nath Mazumder railway acting DG

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:24pm on February 01, 2021

    The Ministry of Railways on Monday appointed Dhirendra Nath Mazumder as acting director general of the Bangladesh Railway. The ministry issued a circular in this...

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    Most Bangladesh Railway projects at slow pace

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 11:59pm on January 30, 2021

    Many of the Bangladesh Railway projects are progressing at a slow pace, raising project costs and causing delays in introducing desired services. Experts said that...

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    Railway official sued over rape in Rajshahi

    United News of Bangladesh . Rajshahi | Updated at 12:52am on January 21, 2021

    A was filed against an official of Bangladesh Railway, Rajshahi as he allegedly raped a housewife in Boalia area of Rajshahi town. The accused was...

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    3 railway officials suspended over involvement in irregularities

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:07am on January 10, 2021

    Three Bangladesh Railway officials have been suspended for their involvement in financial irregularities. The railways ministry in separate circulars suspended the officials on...

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    Gatekeeper killed as train hits truck at Phulbari

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:58pm on December 22, 2020

    A gatekeeper was killed when a freight train hit a paddy-carrying truck on the Rail Gate Bazar level crossing under the Phulbari rail station in...

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    Railway probe blames bus driver, gatesman, RHD

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:09am on December 22, 2020

    A probe committee formed by the Bangladesh Railway has found the gatesman, bus driver and the Roads and Highways Department responsible for the train-bus collision,...

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    Rail communications in northern region resume

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:15pm on December 19, 2020

    Rail communications between the northern region and rest of Bangladesh had resumed after about eight hours which snapped following a train-bus collision at Puranapoil Rail...

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    Railway DG Shamsuzzaman under ACC scanner

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:14am on December 14, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission has initiated an inquiry against Bangladesh Railway director general Md Shamsuzzaman over his alleged involvement in accumulation of illegal wealth and money...