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    Battery-run rickshaw drivers block road in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:01am on June 26, 2020

    Several hundred drivers of different battery-operated rickshaws blocked the Dhaka-Mymensingh Highway at Airport area in Dhaka for more than two hours on Thursday after police...

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    Rickshaw puller returns Tk 20 lakh to passenger

    Our Correspondent . Bogura | Updated at 11:53pm on November 15, 2019

    A rickshaw puller in Bogura returned Tk 20 lakh to a passenger who left the money at his rickshaw after a ride with him on Friday...

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    Clique amasses fortune from hawkers, rickshaws

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:10am on October 19, 2019

    A Clique comprising ruling party leaders, law enforcers and city corporation officials is making crores of taka by allowing thousands of illegal hawkers on footpaths...

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    Social dimensions of government policy

    Raihan Amin | Updated at 12:00am on July 27, 2019

    IN COMMON with other countries at an equivalent stage of economic development, Bangladesh lags behind when it comes to social policy — the human dimensions...

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    Banning rickshaws would increase private cars: Adil Mohamamd Khan

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:00am on July 12, 2019

    Bangladesh Institute of Planners general secretary and also urban planning professor of Jahangirnagar University Adil Mohammad Khan said that without ensuring the alternatives, city corporations’...

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    Rickshaws ban only after introducing alternatives: Md Shifun Newaz

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:00am on July 12, 2019

    Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology’s Accident Research Institute assistant professor Kazi Md Shifun Newaz told New Age that rickshaws were the major reason behind...

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    Rickshaws save city from 5,000 tonnes carbon emission daily: Maruf Hossain

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:00am on July 12, 2019

    Work for a Better Bangladesh Trust programme manager and also a campaigner of environment friendly transport system Maruf Hossain said that everyday rickshaws were involved...

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    Rehabilitate rickshaw pullers before banning the vehicle: Insur Ali

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:00am on July 12, 2019

    Jatiya Rickshaw-Van Sramik League general secretary Insur Ali said that rickshaw pullers would not accept any ban before they were rehabilitated. He said that amid...

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    Much ado about banning rickshaw on roads

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:00am on July 12, 2019

    Although only 87,495 rickshaws and rickshaw-vans have licenses, around 12 lakh non-motorised three-wheelers are plying the city roads illegally under syndicates creating traffic congestions all...

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    Rickshaw ban on three city roads ignored

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:45am on July 11, 2019

    The ban on plying rickshaw on three major roads in Dhaka was largely ignored on Wednesday, a day after the owners and pullers staged a...

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