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    ‘Drug peddler’ killed in Cox’s Bazar ‘gunfight’

    United News of Bangladesh . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 11:37am on March 30, 2019

    A suspected drug peddler was killed in a reported gunfight with police in Habirchhora hilly area in Teknaf upazila on early Saturday. The deceased was...

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    IU official suspended for violating univ rules

    Our Correspondent . Islamic University | Updated at 05:42pm on March 05, 2019

    The authorities of Islamic University in Kushtia on Tuesday suspended an official for violating the university’s rules and regulations, IU registrar...

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    IU official held with Yaba

    IU Correspondent . Kushtia | Updated at 06:05pm on March 04, 2019

    Police arrested an Islamic University official along with 20 pieces of Yaba pills from Baliapara village in Kushtia sadar on Monday. The arrested official was...

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    Sri Lanka seizes 300 kilos of heroin

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:28pm on February 24, 2019

    Sri Lanka’s police seized nearly 300 kilograms of heroin worth $17 million, the island’s biggest haul of the narcotic, and arrested two people, spokesman...

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    Finish trials in drugs cases in six months: HC

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 03:10pm on February 05, 2019

    The High Court Division on Tuesday directed the lower courts to complete trials in drug offence cases within six months. A bench of Justice M...

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    BNP leader, three others held while ‘consuming yaba’

    United News of Bangladesh . Chattogram | Updated at 11:39am on December 15, 2018

    Police arrested four people, including Chattogram city unit Bangladesh Nationalist Party office secretary Tinku Das, while they were allegedly consuming yaba pills at Chaitanya Gali...

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    Two held with 1.48 lakh Yaba hidden in gas cylinder

    United News of Bangladesh . Chattogram | Updated at 06:08pm on November 28, 2018

    Members of Rapid Action Battalion in a drive arrested two suspected drug traders along with 1.48 lakh Yaba tablets from Baklia in Chattogram on Wednesday.The...

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    1.15 lakh Yaba pills seized from car with ‘foreign NGO sticker’

    United News of Bangladesh . Cox's Bazar | Updated at 05:12pm on November 06, 2018

    Members of Rapid Action Battalion seized some 1.15 lakh Yaba tablets from a car carrying sticker of a foreign NGO and arrested a man at...

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    Narcotics Control Bill seriously flawed

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 10, 2018

    DRUG addiction among the youth has for quite some years been a grave public concern as the number of addicts is estimated to be more...

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    Death for possessing 5 grams of Yaba

    Mustafizur Rahman | Updated at 01:00am on October 09, 2018

    The cabinet on Monday approved in principle the Narcotics Control Bill proposing death penalty as the highest punishment for dealing Yaba over five grams....