Tangail Correspondent: Thousands of vehicles have remained stuck on Dhaka-Tangail highway due to long tailbacks since Friday night, causing immense and untold sufferings to passengers.
Staff Correspondent: Braving all sorts of odds like traffic congestion and harassment the city people in thousands started leaving capital Dhaka for their respective village homes to celebrate the Eid-ul-Fitr with their near and dear ones.
Staff Correspondent: The government is going to take special steps in waterways to ensure security of home-bound people during holy month of Ramadan and Eid-ul-Fitr.
Secretariat Correspondent: The indefinite strike called by transport workers in the southern districts has been withdrawn.
Jessore Correspondent: The indefinite transport strike, enforced by the Bus Owners and Sramik Oikya Parishad of the south-western region, is underway in 10 districts of Khulna division.
Aminul Islam: Lumbini is the birthplace of Lord Buddha, in the Terai plains of Nepal is one of the greatest pilgrimage sites for Buddhists. More than 400,000 Buddhists and non Buddhists visit Lumbini every year. It is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site (Culture) and holds immense archeological and religious importance.
Risingbd Desk: The Indian government is set to give a major push to the e-tourist visa scheme by extending it to 31 more countries and allowing foreign tourists to avail of the facility at seven more airports by June 15.
Staff Correspondent: Inspector General of Police (IGP) AKM Shahidul Haque has urged the transport owners not to operate their long-route buses after 9.00pm.
Staff Correspondent, Chittagong: The railway communications of Chittagong with other parts of the country has been suspended from Monday morning following the derailment of a train.
Rashed Anis: One hundred Bangladeshi youths toured India last month at the invitation of the government of the neighbuoring country.
Staff Correspondent: Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) on Sunday took a decision to begin drives against the unfit vehicles and the divers who have no licenses on November 10 this year across the country.
Staff correspondent: Walton, the country’s leading electrical, electronics, automobile and home appliances products manufacturer company, has set up a police control room at the Chandra trivium in Gazipur on the Dhaka-Tangail highway in a bid to prevent road accidents.
Uday Hakim, from Kathmandu: Slow and enjoyable chilly wind was blowing over the Kathmandu valley surrounded by mountains. The numbers of the vehicles on the roads were less. This atmosphere in Kathmandu, just before the winter, is very pleasant. The capital of Nepal becomes more beautiful at the time of nightfall.
Secretariat Correspondent: Md. Mansur Ali has been appointed as the Acting Secretary of Bangladesh railway.
Staff Correspondent: The hajj flights for this year begins today (Wednesday).
Staff Correspondent: As part of the ongoing dialogues, Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda is holding a meeting with a delegation of Awami League (AL) over holding the next general election in a credible manner.
Staff Correspondent: Popular pop singer Tasbiha Binte Shahid Mila, commonly known as Mila Islam, has filed a defamation case against her husband Parvez Sanjari's family.
Prices of daily essentials continue to go up. It seems prices will no longer come down. People in fixed income groups have been suffering the brunt of spiralling price of essentials.