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  • 13 killed in Russian bus collision

    Thirteen people died and two more were injured when two buses collided on a highway northwest of Moscow, regional authorities say.

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    Road crashes kill 5 in Rajshahi, Khulna

    Five people are killed and 20 others injured in separate road accidents in Rajshahi and Khulna.

  • 2 killed in Rangpur road crash

    At least two people are killed and 11 others injured after two buses collide in Rangpur Central Bus terminal area this noon.

  • 11 more lives lost on roads

    Deaths in road crashes continue as 11 more people lost their lives in seven accidents in 24 hours since Sunday night.

  • No let-up in road deaths

    A police sub-inspector lost his life in a rather unusual road accident in the capital's Mirpur area yesterday as his motorbike was hit by a seized bus being brought to a police station.

  • Road Accident in Eid Journey 2018

    Road crashes claim eleven more lives

    At least 11 people were killed and several others injured in eight road accidents across the country in 24 hours since Monday night.

  • Month Since July 29 Deaths: Roads not any safer

    It has been exactly a month since two college students were squashed to death by a bus on the Airport Road that sparked an unprecedented movement by students to demand road safety.

  • Bangladesh's Natore road accident

    Yet another road crash,15 lives lost

    At least 15 people, including five members of two families, were killed and 20 others injured as a bus collided head-on with a human haulier on Natore-Pabna highway in Baraigram upazila yesterday.

  • Road crashes kill 9 in 5 districts

    At least nine people including a schoolboy and a local BNP leader are killed while 53 others injured in separate road accidents in Gopalganj, Narail, Rajshahi, Natore and Khagrachhari districts.

  • Road Accident in Habiganj

    Road crashes, tyre blast kill 3 in Dhaka

    Three people are killed in separate road accidents in Dhaka city.

  • Schoolboy killed in road accident

    Schoolboy killed in Dohar road crash

    Another accident kills a schoolboy and injures another when a truck hit a motorbike at Char Keshai in Dohar upazila of Dhaka.

  • Safe road student protest in Uttara

    Students' demo cripples Dhaka for 5th day

    Students begin their demonstration for the fifth consecutive day blocking different city streets with a demand for safe roads. They blocked roads including Dhaka-Mymensingh Highway in Uttara, Mirpur Road, Lalmatia and Gulshan-2 intersection.

  • Comilla road accident

    Road accidents or murders?

    There has been an alarming rise in road accidents across the country, particularly in the highways and the capital city. Road accidents are claiming valuable lives almost every day.

  • Cox's Bazar Road accident

    Road crash, then what?

    Violation of rules by transport operators and drivers remains the main cause of fatalities and injuries on roads across the country.

  • Youth killed in Dhaka road crash

    Youth killed in Dhaka road crash

    A young man is killed and two other people are injured as a speeding bus run over them in Dhaka’s Khilkhet.

  • 5 Bangladeshis killed in Saudi crash

    At least five expatriate Bangladeshis are killed and 11 others injured in a road crash in the middle-eastern country of Saudi Arabia.

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    Driver who ran over BUBT student arrested

    The bus driver who ran over a student at Mirpur last Monday has been arrested.

  • Pathao road accident

    Pathao passenger killed in Airport Road crash

    A passenger of Pathao, ride-hailing service, dies and the biker is injured when a double-decker bus hit the bike on Airport Road in Dhaka.

  • Bus runs student over at Mirpur, road blocked in rage

    Agitated students takes to the street and blocks a road in Dhaka’s Mirpur after a bus ran over a student in yet another glaring example of the city’s unruly transport sector.

  • 339 killed in 277 road accidents

    The number of road accidents during the Eid rush saw a sharp rise in last three years as the deaths increased significantly, a passengers' platform said yesterday.

  • Road crashes kill 339 in Eid holidays

    At least 339 people are killed and 1,265 injured in 277 road accidents during the Eid-ul-Fitr holidays this year, a passengers' welfare platform says.

  • Cox's Bazar Road accident

    11 more lives lost in road accidents

    Deaths on roads continued as 11 people were killed and 42 others injured in road crashes in different parts of the country yesterday.

  • Bangladesh Road Accident in 2018

    Deadliest day for travellers

    Fifty-two people were killed, including 18 in one crash in Gaibandha, on the country's roads yesterday.

  • 8 killed in road crashes on Eid return journey

    At least eight people have been killed and 13 others injured in separate road crashes through Bangladesh today during the return journey from Eid holidays.

  • Schoolboy killed in road accident

    10 killed in Nilphamari road crash

    At least 10 people are killed and six injured as a bus collides head-on with a pickup van on the Saidpur bypass road of Dhaka-Dinajpur highway in Nilphamari district.

  • Road Accident in Dhaka

    Road crashes kill 6 in 2 dists

    Six people are killed and 17 injured in two separate road accidents in Sirajganj and Nilphamari districts.

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    ‘Why Dhaka Tribune official’s family will not be compensated’

    The High Court issues a rule asking the authorities concerned to explain in four weeks why they should not be asked to pay Tk 1 crore compensation to the family of a Dhaka Tribune official who was killed in a road accident on May 18.

  • 3 die as car hits auto rickshaw

    Three people, including a CNG-run auto-rickshaw driver were killed as a car hit an auto-rickshaw in Brahmanbaria on the Dhaka-Sylhet highway.

  • 19 killed in India road crash

    At least nineteen people are killed and six others injured as a truck overturns on Ahmedabad-Bhavnagar highway in western Indian state of Gujarat.

  • Unruly pick-up van runs teenager over in Arambag

    A minivan runs over a teenager in Dhaka’s Arambag as the spate of deaths resulting from lack of discipline in the city’s transport sector continues.