Thursday, 15 April 2021
Diabetes drug may be new weapon against HIV
A team of researchers has discovered an important vulnerability of the AIDS-causing retrovirus HIV, and has shown in preclinical experiments that a widely used diabetes drug, metformin, seems able to ...
30 Mar 2021, 18:08
One held with 10,000 pieces of yaba tablets at Dhaka Airport
Members of the Armed Police Battalion arrested a man with 10,000 pieces of yaba pills at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport early Monday
22 Mar 2021, 13:43
Demi Lovato talks about drug abuse as a coping mechanism
Singer-songwriter Demi Lovato has cleared up misconceptions about drug abuse and her struggle with mental health and addiction
10 Mar 2021, 08:14
Two men killed in reported gunfight with BGB in Teknaf
Two suspected drug dealers were killed in an alleged gunfight with the members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) at Teknaf on Tuesday
09 Mar 2021, 20:54
Bangladesh Coast Guard seizes 30,000 yaba pills in Teknaf
Bangladesh Coast Guard seized 30,000 yaba pills and arrested five alleged drug traffickers from the Naf River in Cox's Bazar's Teknaf on Monday
08 Mar 2021, 20:18
Wife of Mexican drug lord ‘El Chapo’ arrested at US airport
US authorities arrested the wife of jailed Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman on Monday at Dulles International Airport outside of Washington, the Justice Department said
23 Feb 2021, 09:08
BSF detains Bangladesh cop ‘crossed border to negotiate with smugglers’
Reportedly, three police personnel from Bangladesh violated the international border and entered Indian Territory near the Harivasa-Mominpara-Ghagra border area on Sunday with an intention to ...
17 Feb 2021, 08:53
Factory owner killed by 'drug peddlers'
Suspected drug peddlers attacked the factory owner at Banshpatti in Buriganga embankment area for raising voice against drug selling in the area.
01 Feb 2021, 22:06
Papia, her husband indicted in narcotics case
A court in Dhaka on Tuesday framed charges against Shamima Nur Papia and her husband Mofizur Rahman Sumon in a case filed under the Narcotics Act with Sher-e-Bangla Nagar police station
12 Jan 2021, 21:46
Smuggling on again as flights resume amid pandemic
With the resumption of flights at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka, gold and drug smuggling has stepped up once again
07 Jan 2021, 10:16