An air-conditioned bus caught fire on Dhaka-Aricha highway in Shaturia upazila of Manikganj.
Hundreds of passengers are stuck in tailbacks on the Dhaka-Aricha, Dhaka-Mawa and Dhaka-Tangail highways due to a huge pressure of vehicles just ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr celebrations.
Several hundred vehicles are at a stand-still on both sides at the Paturia- Daulatdia ferry ghat as strong currents on the Padma river hamper ferry services.
Four people including a woman and her daughter are killed in a road crash on Dhaka-Aricha highway in Manikganj.
At least eight people including a child are burnt after the gas cylinder of a passenger bus exploded on the Dhaka-Aricha highway.
Agitating private university students have blockaded Dhaka-Aricha highway in Savar in continued demonstration against the 7.5 percent VAT.
Low speed and slippery driving make CNG-run auto-rickshaws ideal prey for road crashes causing loss of innocent lives on the highways.
CNG auto-rickshaw drivers and owners continue their protest against the ban on their vehicles from plying on the highways.
Law enforcers seize 300 turtles and detain four people on the Dhaka-Aricha highway at Savar on the outskirt of the capital.
The students of journalism and media department of Jahangirnagar University blocks the Dhaka-Aricha highway, protesting the assault of a teacher by police last night.
Authorities suspend responsible police sergeant and form two probe bodies over assault on Jahangirnagar University teacher.