Dhaka Airport Road Accident

August 11, 2018
August 11, 2018

6 Jabal-e-Noor buses seized

Law enforcers seize six buses of Jabal-e-Noor Paribahan from different parts in Dhaka as those vehicles did not have fitness certificate and registration papers.

August 10, 2018
August 10, 2018

Cleaning up Transport Mess: Some efforts, little change

In the wake of the student agitation for safe roads, some efforts have been made to correct the ills in the otherwise disorderly public transport system though the situation remains mostly as usual in the capital.

August 9, 2018
August 9, 2018

Airport Road accident: SC upholds Tk 5 lakh compensation to victims’ families

The Supreme Court upholds a High Court order that directed Jabal-e-Noor Paribahan to pay Tk 5 lakh to each of the families of two students who were killed in a road accident on Dhaka’s Airport Road on July 29.

August 5, 2018
August 5, 2018

Sufferings mount on long routes

Transport owners say bus services will remain suspended indefinitely across the country citing safety reasons due to the ongoing student movement demanding safe roads.

August 4, 2018
August 4, 2018

Police to go tough if road safety demo turns unruly

Dhaka Metropolitan Police Commissioner Asaduzzaman Mia last night claimed a vested quarter infiltrated into students' road safety movement and police will take legal actions if the infiltrators create anarchy.

August 3, 2018
August 3, 2018

Traffic chaos heaps misery on commuters

It was around 1:45pm yesterday. With his left leg in a plaster cast, Sharif, 25, tightly held onto his brother Selim and limped in front of Kurmitola General Hospital in the capital.

August 3, 2018
August 3, 2018

Dia's father urges students to go home

Jahangir Fakir, father of road accident victim Dia Khanam Mim, yesterday urged the students to go back home as he expressed optimism that the prime minister would take effective measures to check road accidents.

August 2, 2018
August 2, 2018

2 students hurt being hit by ‘police vehicle’

Two school students, who joined the student demonstrations demanding justice for those killed in a recent road crash in the city, are injured after reportedly being hit by a 'police vehicle' in front of Rajarbag Police Lines in Dhaka.

August 2, 2018
August 2, 2018

Legal notice served on Shahjahan Khan

A Supreme Court lawyer serves a legal notice on Shipping Minister Shahjahan Khan, requesting him (Shahjahan) to explain in 24 hours under what authority he has been holding the post of executive president of Bangladesh Sarak Paribahan Sramik Federation.

August 2, 2018
August 2, 2018

Amar Sonar Bangla echoed at Farmgate

Hundreds of student protesters who have been gathering at Farmgate intersection, stands up and sings the national anthem as a part of their agitation programme.