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Launch, speedboat services suspended...

Shimulia-Kathalbari launch service...

Communication

Thu, Sep 6 2018

Ferry services remain uninterrupted

Kuthibari embankment collapses within...

Kuthibari embankment collapses in...

Nation

Tue, Sep 4 2018

The embankment was built to protect a Kuthi Bari (bungalow) once owned by Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath...

Bangladeshi shepherd injured by BSF...

Bangladeshi shepherd injured by BSF...

Nation

Fri, Aug 17 2018

He was stabbed by the Border Security Force of India at the Manoharpur border

Padma River erosion: 1 body recovered,...

Padma River erosion: 1 body recovered,...

Nation

Wed, Aug 15 2018

On August 7, a large part of Sadhur Bazar, located near the Padma River, suddenly collapsed around...

Dowari-making: A source of livelihood...

Dowari-making: A source of livelihood...

Nation

Tue, Jun 26 2018

Villagers are becoming self-reliant by earning money making dowaris

Third span of Padma Bridge...

Third span of Padma Bridge...

Development

Sun, Mar 11 2018

With the third span placed, 450 metres of the bridge is now visible.

Poor navigability stops northbound cargo...

Poor navigability stops northbound cargo...

Business

Sat, Feb 24 2018

The navigability of the Jamuna has been the lowest at Petkhola and Nagarbari of Pabna district, and in...

Redesign complications plague Padma...

Redesign complications plague Padma...

Development

Mon, Jan 29 2018

'The review of the piers is still ongoing'

Second span of Padma Bridge...

Second span of Padma Bridge...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jan 28 2018

Earlier on Saturday, the installation work started but could not be completed due to technical...

Second span of Padma Bridge being...

Second span of Padma Bridge being...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jan 27 2018

However, the installation could not be completed due to some technical difficulties

Shimulia-Kathalbari ferry services resume...

Shimulia-Kathalbari ferry services resume...

Nation

Mon, Jan 15 2018

The authorities suspended the ferry services on the route from 2am till 10am on Monday due to poor visibility...

Taking stock after four years

Taking stock after four years

Opinion

Fri, Jan 12 2018

As we get closer to another election, it is upon the incumbent government to carry on with its success...

Ferry services on Daulatdia-Paturia...

Ferry services on Daulatdia-Paturia...

Nation

Mon, Jan 8 2018

The ferry services on the route were suspended from 5:30am to 8am

Can government start work on Bangabandhu...

Can government start work on Bangabandhu...

Development

Sun, Dec 10 2017

Over Tk100 crore has been spent on a feasibility study for an alternative site, but now another study...

More than half of Padma Bridge construction...

More than half of Padma Bridge construction...

Development

Fri, Nov 24 2017

The parliamentary standing committee on the Road Transport and Bridge Ministry is optimistic that the...

Police constable goes missing while...

Police constable goes missing while...

Nation

Mon, Sep 18 2017

Constable Jahid was taking a bath in the river around 12:45pm on Monday

Launch capsize in Padma: No headway...

Launch capsize in Padma: No headway...

Nation

Wed, Sep 13 2017

At least 30 people, including a newborn baby, went missing as the launches – MV Mouchak, MV Mahanagar...

One held over rape of apparel worker...

One held over rape of apparel worker...

Crime

Thu, Jun 22 2017

Rajib and his helper, Mithu, took the woman to a remote shoal of the river in Louhajang and violated...

Govt to build new airport on west bank...

Govt to build new airport on west bank...

Business

Thu, May 18 2017

Bangladesh is the 45th largest economy in the world, but its position in infrastructure competitiveness...

New bird spotted in Padma shoal

New bird spotted in Padma shoal

Bangladesh

Sun, Feb 19 2017

Sykes's Nightjar – a species of bird never seen before in Bangladesh – has been spotted for the first...

Paturia-Daulatdia ferry service resumes...

Paturia-Daulatdia ferry service resumes...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 27 2016

The ferry service on Paturia-Daulatdia route on the Padma River has resumed after more than five hours...