Bangladesh Railway (BR)

September 29, 2022
September 29, 2022

Railway passengers need comfortable seating arrangement

Sadly, there are not enough seats for the passengers to sit and take rest on the platform.

September 8, 2022
September 8, 2022

An inspiring example of honesty

Ex-constable’s ‘ticket debt’ payment a lesson for both railway passengers and officials

August 29, 2022
August 29, 2022

Why do railway projects keep floundering?

Authorities should critically examine and fix systemic problems

August 22, 2022
August 22, 2022

Illegal rail crossings: Mushrooming despite rising fatalities

Different government agencies have built at least 140 level crossings across the country over the last four years without taking permission from Bangladesh Railway.

August 6, 2022
August 6, 2022

How to avert the next level crossing disaster

Despite huge investments being made in the railways, the authorities are struggling to offer decent services thanks to sheer corruption and irregularities.

July 30, 2022
July 30, 2022

Level crossings are veritable death traps

Mirsharai tragedy shows the sheer mismanagement of crossing authorities

July 15, 2022
July 15, 2022

China looks to invest more in Bangladesh Railway

After high-speed rail and the research and development center of Bangladesh Railway (BR), China now wants to invest for building new rail lines connected to several economic zones, Chittagong Sea Port and new Teesta and Hardinge bridges.

June 23, 2022
June 23, 2022

Bangladesh railway needs serious fixing

Chronic problems preventing it from getting expected results

May 23, 2022
May 23, 2022

Bangladesh-India trains: BR to start selling tickets from tomorrow

Bangladesh Railway (BR) will start selling tickets from 8:00am tomorrow (May 24, 2022) for three trains to be operated between Bangladesh and India.

May 20, 2022
May 20, 2022

Railway research, dev centre: Chinese firm wants joint venture

A Chinese state-run company wants to set up a research and development centre for Bangladesh Railway (BR) in a joint venture with the BR.