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    No end to grabbing of railway land

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:29am on October 15, 2020

    Grabbing of Bangladesh Railway land goes unabated, especially in urban areas, even after repeated eviction drives were conducted. According to statistics of the railway’s Dhaka...

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    Bangladesh Railway east zone holds meeting on commerce, transportation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:00am on October 14, 2020

    The east zone of Bangladesh Railway held a meeting on transportation and commercial issues with its general manager Sardar Shahadat Ali as chief guest on...

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    Railways to build new bridge over Karnaphuli

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:21am on October 08, 2020

    Railways authorities said on Wednesday they would start the construction of a rail-cum-road bridge at Kalurghat area over the river Karnaphuli at the beginning of...

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    Railways to submit redesign on Padma rail link project next week

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:24pm on September 18, 2020

    The railways authorities are set to prepare a new proposal after redesigning the Padma Bridge Rail Link project next week following the detection of a...

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    Trains to run at full capacity from today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:32pm on September 15, 2020

    The Bangladesh Railway starts running its passenger trains at full capacity from today after about five and a half month amid coronavirus crisis. The decision...

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    Rail links between Sylhet, rest of Bangladesh resumed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:55am on September 15, 2020

    Rail communications between Sylhet and rest of the country resumed on Tuesday afternoon after three hours of suspension following the derailment of an empty wagon...

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    42 more trains to roll by Sept 16

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:41pm on September 08, 2020

    Bangladesh Railway is going to resume the services of 42 more pairs of trains by September 16. With these, railway will run a total of...

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    Railway to procure 125 luggage vans to carry farmers’ produces

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:52am on September 01, 2020

    Bangladesh Railways authorities on Monday signed a contract with a Chinese joint venture company to procure 125 luggage vans for carrying agricultural products. The vans...

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    Railway to resume services of 18 trains on August 27

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:34pm on August 20, 2020

    Bangladesh Railway decided on Thursday to resume the services of 18 pair of trains on August 27. Of the trains, 14 pairs are intercity, three...

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    Railway relaxes NID requirement as number of passengers decreases

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:49pm on August 20, 2020

    The railway authorities on Thursday relaxed the new mandatory system for train passengers to show their national identity cards during travel against the tickets bought...