Dhaka traffic jam

March 7, 2019
March 7, 2019

RMG workers free Tejgaon road after 90 mins

The garment workers free Saat Rasta intersection (Shaheed Tajuddin Ahmad Sarani) in Dhaka’s Tejgaon area one and a half hours after they blocked the road demanding a hike in their wages.

November 14, 2018
November 14, 2018

Unusual traffic irks commuters in Dhaka

Vehicular movement across several points in Dhaka city come to an almost standstill, causing suffering for commuters. Posts are flooding Traffic Alert group in Facebook where people were complaining about today’s unusual traffic congestion in the city.

July 13, 2018
July 13, 2018

Effective yet ignored

Traffic from Banasree, Badda, Rampura, and Hatirjheel used to converge on Pragati Sarani near Rampura TV station and it was a messy affair. Commuters previously feared the intersection but now a cheap U-loop has made a huge difference.

April 20, 2018
April 20, 2018

BKSP: The commute from hell

If a player is extremely lucky, a 50-over cricket match will take 14 hours of his time. Under normal -- many may say abnormal --

January 18, 2018
January 18, 2018

Students reject VC’s proposal to publish result by Feb

Students of seven Dhaka University affiliated colleges threaten to go for further agitation rejecting the vice-chancellor’s proposal for publishing the results by February 25.

July 26, 2017
July 26, 2017

Again! DU bus on wrong side

A double-decker bus of Dhaka University takes the wrong side in Shahbagh area despite the authorities’ decision to cancel a route if buses are seen using the wrong way. The driver of Chaitali, the Mirpur-bound bus from the campus, was seen plying the wrong side near the National Museum, reports our correspondent from the spot.

July 25, 2017
July 25, 2017

Route to be cancelled if buses ply wrong side: DU Proctor

The Dhaka University authorities have decided to cancel a route if university buses are seen plying the wrong side of the road. In an internal meeting recently, the authorities took the decision after their repeated efforts to stop the menace, our DU correspondent reports quoting Proctor Prof AM AMzad Ali.

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