‘Sustainable dev impossible ignoring Shipping sector’

Noted citizens on Friday said that sustainable development was not possible ignoring the shipping sector of Bangladesh, a riverine and agro-based country, as inland...

HC issues 25 directives to check road accidents, traffic chaos

The High Court (HC) on Thursday issued 25 instructions to check road accidents and traffic jam on highways in the country. The HC issued a...

Road accidents killed 2297 in last six months: NCPSRR

Accidents rate up by 8.6%, death toll by 18.35%, injury by 14.31% Some 2,297 people, including 292 women and 315 children, were killed while 5,480...

9-Mymensingh men charged with war crime

Prosecution today pressed eight charges against nine men from Mymensingh and Jamalpur in a case filed against them for allegedly committing crimes during the...

Banani rape charge sheet accepted

A Dhaka court on Monday accepted the charge sheet submitted by police indicting all the five accused in a case filed over the rape...

Musa Ibrahim thanks everyone after rescue

Musa Ibrahim who along with two Indian mountaineers was stuck at the base camp of Mount Carstensz Pyramid in Papua for the last seven...

Homebound people may suffer on waterways, roads

The National Committee to Protect Shipping, Roads and Railways (NCPSRR) on Sunday alleged that the government’s initiatives for home bound people’s safe journey during upcoming...

Civil body stands by Sultana Kamal

In wake of the recent issue between Islamists Hefajat-e-Islam and Sultana Kamal, a group of civil society leaders on Thursday voiced to stand by...

Zimbabwe bus crash ‘kills 43’

A bus accident in Zimbabwe has killed 43 people after the driver lost control and rammed into a tree, police said Thursday, reports AFP. "We...

Recommendations placed for waterway safety during EID

National committee to Protect Shipping, Roads and Railways placed a 10-point demand, including strengthening mobile court activities across the country for safe waterway transportation...