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Pressure on highways increases

The increasing pressure of a huge number of vehicles carrying Eid holidaymakers creates havoc on Shimulia-Kawrakandi route in Munshiganj and Dhaka-Tangail highway.

January 28, 2016
January 28, 2016

14km new link road gets govt nod

The government has taken up three projects aimed at ensuring smooth traffic flow on the exit routes from the capital.

January 3, 2016
January 3, 2016

Two hurt as shots fired at human haulier

Two relatives were hit by bullets when unidentified gunmen opened fire at a human haulier on the Dhaka-Mawa highway in Keraniganj upazila of Dhaka yesterday afternoon.

December 29, 2015
December 29, 2015

4 run over while picking onions on Sirajganj highway

At least four people have been run over and five others injured while picking up onions from the highway in Sirajganj’s Salanga upazila early today.

November 25, 2015
November 25, 2015

Dhaka-Ctg highway to get 3 new bridges, flyover

The Road Transport and Highways Division and four Japanese construction companies today signed a deal to construct three new bridges and a flyover, worth around Tk 8.8 thousand crore, on the Dhaka...

September 2, 2015
September 2, 2015

Imtiaz Ali spreads positive buzz for 'Teenkahon'

Filmmaker Imtiaz Ali has taken a keen interest in promoting adman Bauddhayan Mukherji's feature debut "Teenkahon".

August 10, 2015
August 10, 2015

80km speed limit on highways

The government has decided to fix the speed limit of vehicles on highways across the country at 80 kilometers per hour.

August 2, 2015
August 2, 2015

CNG drivers cripple highways protesting ban

CNG auto-rickshaw drivers and owners continue their protest against the ban on their vehicles from plying on the highways.

July 25, 2015
July 25, 2015

Long tailback on Dhaka-Tangail highway

A 65km long tailback ensues on the Dhaka-Tangail highway as holidaymakers make return journey after Eid.

July 15, 2015
July 15, 2015

Stern actions if extra fares charged: Quader

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader warns of stern actions on charging extra from home-bound people ahead of Eid.

July 15, 2015
July 15, 2015

Long tailback on Dhaka-Ctg highway

Traffic on the Dhaka-Chittagong highway suffers a blow after a truck lost one of its tyres in Comilla creating a 22-kilometre long tailback.