Tuhin Shubhra Adhikary | The Daily Star
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    BRTC revival plan stumbles

    With 1,100 new buses and trucks in its fleet and strict monitoring enforced, Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) made profit in the last fiscal year, after losses for three consecutive years, officials say.
  • Metro Extension, Transport Hub: Kamalapur station may shift northward

    Bangladesh Railway and the metro rail authorities have agreed to a new plan which requires shifting of Kamalapur Station Plaza to a nearby location to make space for extending the MRT-6 line up to Kamalapur from Motijheel.
  • Locally Made Three-Wheelers: Bribes keep them running

    Despite being illegal and risky, they are used nationwide, thanks to the backing of influentials who find them an easy way to make a quick buck.
  • Day to Remember Road Crash Victims: They lose hope every day

    An SSC examinee of the capital’s Wari High School Abir Ahmed was killed in front of his school on January 27 this year, the day he received farewell from the institution.
  • Hope offered to highways

    The government is developing a masterplan to turn all major highways into expressways under an umbrella network to enhance mobility, reliability and safety of traffic, and reduce transportation costs for sustained economic growth.