'Extreme heat' causes fire in Silk City Express train's hydraulic brakes in Tangail

Dhaka, April 27 -- The Silk City Express train has caught fire caused by what the authorities believe extreme heat in Tangail's Mirzapur. The fire started in the hydraulic brakes as soon as the drive... Read More

Awami League suspends Tangail leader Boro Moni on rape accusation

Dhaka, April 15 -- The Awami League has suspended Golam Kibria Boro Moni as its Tangail Municipality unit vice-president over rape allegations against the leader.The unit also recommended expelling hi... Read More

Onions will arrive from India in 3 days, State Minister Titu says

Dhaka, March 24 -- Onions from India will be loaded onto trains by Sunday and they will arrive in Bangladesh in three days, State Minister for Commerce Ahasanul Islam Titu has said.He faced questions ... Read More

Dhaka-North Bengal rail links restored after derailment halts service for 5 hours

Dhaka, March 19 -- Train service between Dhaka and North Bengal has resumed after a 5-hour disruption due to the derailment of a carriage on the Panchagarh Express train at the eastern end of the Bang... Read More

Panchagarh Express derails to throw Dhaka-North Bengal rail service off the track

Dhaka, March 19 -- The Panchagarh Express has derailed at the eastern end of the Bangabandhu Bridge, which spans the Jamuna River, halting train services between North Bengal and Dhaka. The incident ... Read More

Traffic tailback stretches for 17 km on Tangail highway

Dhaka, March 6 -- Heavy traffic has led to long tailbacks on the Tangail highway, causing suffering for drivers and passengers. An almost 17 km stretch on the Dhaka-Tangail-Bangabandhu Bridge highway... Read More

Dhaka's rail link with northern districts halted after train breaks down in Tangail

Dhaka, Feb. 29 -- Rail communication of Dhaka with the northern region through the Bangabandhu bridge via Joydebpur was suspended after the locomotive of the Tangail commuter train broke down on the r... Read More