Tuhin Shubhra Adhikary | The Daily Star
  • Tuhin Shubhra Adhikary

  • Metro Line-6 to link Kamalapur

    The government is going to extend the MRT Line-6 -- now under construction from Uttara to Motijheel -- up to Kamalapur Railway Station so that people can avail the rail service directly from the country’s largest railway station.
  • Poor service despite huge investment

    Despite increasing government investment in Bangladesh Railway over the years, railway services have not shown much improvement and the entity is continuing to rack up losses.
  • Hawker eviction drive never works

    The footpaths of Gulistan wear a vibrant look as hawkers line it with shops displaying attractive, colourful products. Pedestrians often stop to inspect the wares, leaving other passers-by to struggle to find space.
  • Killing of Dia, Rajib by Bus: Call for caution was ignored

    The drivers of two Jabal-e-Noor Paribahan buses involved in the killing of two college students in 2018 were well aware of the high risk of driving down the ramp of a flyover.
  • Goods-laden Vehicles on Jamuna Bridge: Weight limit cut, not enough yet

    Bangladesh Bridge Authority (BBA) is going to enforce a reduced weight limit for goods-laden vehicles on the Bangabandhu Bridge from today to enhance its durability. But the new limit is still not consistent with the recommendations made by experts over a decade ago.