transport workers

May 20, 2018
May 20, 2018

Transport workers turn rowdy in Sitakunda

A weigh station along Dhaka-Chittagong highway was vandalised and the highway blocked for hours allegedly by transport workers yesterday.

November 29, 2017
November 29, 2017

5 indicted for murdering Rupa after gang-rape

Five transport workers are indicted in a case for killing law student Rupa Khatun after gang-rape on a moving bus in Tangail back in August.

May 16, 2016
May 16, 2016

Transport strike in 21 districts withdrawn

Transport owners and workers withdraw their 48-hour strike in 21 districts of the country's south western region.

May 1, 2016
May 1, 2016

Troubles of Bangladesh's transport workers

The usual eight-hour working time a day is not applicable for him. He has to work almost double the time.

April 22, 2016
April 22, 2016

Launch strike: Passengers suffer across Bangladesh

River communications across the country almost came to a halt yesterday as river transport workers enforced an indefinite strike to press home their 15-point demand, including pay hike.

April 2, 2016
April 2, 2016

Tangail rape: 2 key accused remanded

A Tangail court grants three-day remand against two of the three prime accused in connection with the rape of a female garment worker in a running bus in Madhupur upazila of the district.

January 26, 2016
January 26, 2016

Water transport workers call off strike

Water transport workers withdraw their indefinite work abstention which was due to start tomorrow to press home their 15-point demand including pay hike.

November 30, 2015
November 30, 2015

Mayor Annisul vows action against attackers

Dhaka North City Mayor Annisul Huq vows to take action against attackers who went berserk during an eviction drive at Tejgaon.

November 29, 2015
November 29, 2015

Eviction turns violent, cops fire on Tejgaon truckers

Police open fire on transport workers injuring one person after an eviction drive at the Tejgaon truck stand turned violent. Several journalists hurt as transport workers come down to the streets...

August 12, 2015
August 12, 2015

Strike on Dhaka-Sylhet highway called off

The indefinite strike on Dhaka-Sylhet highway will be lifted at 4:00pm today.