How to report a scam

How to report a scam

A new online platform has emerged to report scams to authorities and police, offering people a tool to report potential fraudsters to the authorities.The platform, which has been launched by a group of former employees of the Bangladesh Railway Transport (BTR) and its subsidiaries, aims to make the system easier for people to report any…

Delhi government’s railway transport safety committee gives ‘unacceptable’ verdict to commuters

Delhi government’s railway transport safety committee gives ‘unacceptable’ verdict to commuters

Delhi: The Delhi government is trying to blame railway transport for the death of a passenger in the country’s largest rail transport corridor.The Railways Committee on Tuesday directed the railways ministry to provide “unacceptable” evidence on the safety of the railway sector in the state, after the passenger died while travelling on the Thane-Lucknow railway.Railway…

Which of Russia’s railway transports are at the core of the Russian rail transport industry?

Which of Russia’s railway transports are at the core of the Russian rail transport industry?

The Russian railways, in particular, are often considered the engines of growth for the country’s economy.They provide cheap, reliable and convenient transportation of freight, passengers and goods across vast distances.Russia’s railroads have been an important player in the global economy since the late 19th century.Today, they transport more than 100 billion passengers annually and support…

How to prevent railway fever

How to prevent railway fever

Railways in Bangladesh have been plagued by the coronavirus outbreak for months.The railway ministry has been working hard to stop the spread of the virus, but this year has been even more challenging.Bangladesh’s government has been busy with public health initiatives to fight the pandemic.The country is among the world’s largest, with more than 90…

Which country has the best rail travel?

Which country has the best rail travel?

Rail travel in Bangladesh has become more affordable, and it is not just the cheaper train fares that are attracting travellers.Many of the country’s most famous landmarks, including the iconic Taj Mahal and the Grand Mosque, are now accessible on public transport.Bangladesh has a railway network that stretches for 2,700 kilometres, and many travellers say…

How to ride a train in Bangladesh

How to ride a train in Bangladesh

The train journey from New Delhi to Bengaluru takes two hours.That is not a big deal, but the journey is far from easy.I have been travelling for more than 20 years.For years, I have used the train to travel between New Delhi and Mumbai.The journey took me through a couple of different parts of the…

Rail transport cost to Russia’s railway transportation

Rail transport cost to Russia’s railway transportation

Russian rail transport cost has risen by a fifth to $9.85 per passenger over the past three years.That’s on top of the $10.85 charge Russia had to pay for the last time to recover the $3.4bn bailout from the International Monetary Fund in September.The increase comes as Russian companies are also losing money from falling…