Bangladesh Railway

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. 

May 16, 2022
May 16, 2022

Allegations against TTE Shafiqul false, says probe body

The allegation that Travelling Ticket Examiner (TTE) Md Shafiqul Islam misbehaved with three passengers and fining them for travelling without tickets has been found false, according to a report.

May 12, 2022
May 12, 2022

Everything that’s wrong with Bangladesh Railway

When was the last time we heard of any positive news about Bangladesh Railway (BR)? I don’t remember coming across any in recent years.

May 9, 2022
May 9, 2022

Rail link of Ctg with Dhaka, Sylhet restored after 10 hours

Rail communications of Chattogram with Dhaka and Sylhet was restored after around 10 hours of suspension following a train derailment at Rajapur station in Cumilla’s Burichang upazila early today.

May 8, 2022
May 8, 2022

'She shouldn't have done this': Rail minister admits wife complained against TTE

Railways Minister Nurul Islam Sujan today admitted that his wife lodged complaint against the travelling ticket examiner (TTE) who fined three individuals travelling without tickets and claimed to be the minister's relatives.

May 8, 2022
May 8, 2022

Suspension of train ticket checker to be withdrawn: Railway Minister

Railways Minister Nurul Islam Sujan today said they have decided to withdraw the suspension of the travelling ticket examiner (TTE), who fined three individuals travelling without tickets and claiming to be related to him.

May 7, 2022
May 7, 2022

Rail projects derailed: 14 likely to miss deadline

The Bangladesh Railway will likely miss completion deadlines for 14 of the 20 projects scheduled to end this fiscal year.

April 27, 2022
April 27, 2022

Museum on wheels dedicated to Bangabandhu

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today inaugurated “Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Mobile Museum” and 30 meter gauge (MG) and 16 broad gauge (BG) locomotives of Bangladesh Railway.

April 13, 2022
April 13, 2022

Demands will be met, resume train operations: Railways Minister to running staffers

Running staffers, including locomasters, of Bangladesh Railway suspended all train operations around the country early today in order to press home their demands of increased allowances and retirement benefits.

March 21, 2022
March 21, 2022

India-Bangladesh train services may resume next month

An inter-ministerial meeting ended yesterday without fixing any date for resuming the operation of trains between Bangladesh and India amid expectations that the service would resume soon.