Advance rail tickets for Eid-ul-Azha will be available from Sep 15
25 Sep
2015
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Advance rail tickets for Eid-ul-Azha will be available from Sep 15 »

Bangladesh Railway will sell advance tickets for intercity trains to Eid-ul-Azha holidaymakers from Sep 15.

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Bangladesh Railway awards line upgrading design contract
26 Aug
2015
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Bangladesh Railway awards line upgrading design contract »

BANGLADESH Railway (BR) has awarded a Rs 200m ($US 3m) contract to Barsyl, India, to conduct detailed design and construction supervision for the rehabilitation of the Kulaura - Shahbazpur line.

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Bangladesh-India rail link on fast track after PM intervention
19 Jul
2015
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Bangladesh-India rail link on fast track after PM intervention »

After opening a direct bus route between Tripura and Bangladesh, the Centre has stepped in to lay a direct rail link between the land-locked state and Dhaka.

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Advance rail ticket sales for Eid start
14 Jul
2015
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Advance rail ticket sales for Eid start »

Bangladesh Railway have started selling tickets in advance for trips ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr, the largest religious festival of the Muslims.

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Bangladesh to get $505 mln in loan from ADB for railway improvements
4 Jul
2015
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Bangladesh to get $505 mln in loan from ADB for railway improvements »

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the government of Bangladesh on Sunday signed agreements for $505 million in loans to further improve the country’s railways that will help the national economy and boost subregional trade.

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India – Bangladesh Inter Governmental Railway Meeting (IGRM) concludes in New Delhi
31 May
2015
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India – Bangladesh Inter Governmental Railway Meeting (IGRM) concludes in New Delhi »

India - Bangladesh Inter Governmental Railway Meeting (IGRM) was held in New Delhi on May 25th - 27th, 2015.

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Govt set to dig deeper for funding BR
26 Mar
2015
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Govt set to dig deeper for funding BR »

The government may have to dig deeper for funding the state-run Bangladesh Railway (BR) as the restive politics casts an adverse impact on its revenue income.

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Dhaka’s rail links with Chittagong, Sylhet resume
6 Mar
2015
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Dhaka’s rail links with Chittagong, Sylhet resume »

Bangladesh capital Dhaka’s rail communication with Chittagong and Sylhet resumed after about three hours

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Railway revenue sees Tk 22 lakh cut a day
18 Jan
2015
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Railway revenue sees Tk 22 lakh cut a day »

Bangladesh Railway (BR) is witnessing a fall in revenue amounting to over Tk 22 lakh a day amidst the ongoing blockade of the BNP-led 20-party alliance which began on January 6.

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Indian Railways Runs Additional Trip of ‘Maitree’ Express Between Kolkata and Dhaka
15 Jan
2015
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Indian Railways Runs Additional Trip of ‘Maitree’ Express Between Kolkata and Dhaka »

The Ministry of Railways in consultation with the concerned Government agencies has decided to run one additional trip of Kolkata-Dhaka Cantonment Maitree Express each week.

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