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    Police relieves Irfan Salim of drug, firearms charges

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:03am on January 05, 2021

    Detective Branch investigators did not find any major evidence yet in the navy officer assault case filed against Irfan Salim, Awami League lawmaker Haji Salim’s...

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    Singapore gets shot in arm from global drug demand

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 12:38am on December 21, 2020

    Scientists in protective clothing work in a high-tech laboratory at a pharmaceutical plant in Singapore, whose coronavirus-hit economy has received a shot in the arm...

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    8 cops sacked for failing drug tests in Kushtia

    IU Correspondent . Kushtia | Updated at 02:36pm on November 30, 2020

    The Kushtia police dismissed eight police officers on Monday after the officers had failed drug tests. Among the dismissed officers, two are sub-inspectors, two assistant...

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    Drug, misinformation threaten to derail youth: webinar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:48am on November 12, 2020

    Speakers at a webinar on Wednesday said that drug abuse and misinformation threatened to derail Bangladesh’s youth who, if properly guided, could have been the...

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    Six arrested with new drug ‘ice’ in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:46pm on November 05, 2020

    Dhaka Metropolitan Police on Thursday said that detectives arrested six people from separate places of Dhaka and seized a new type of drug ‘ice’ from...

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    DGDA visits INCEPTA Vaccine at Savar

    Business Desk | Updated at 09:08pm on November 02, 2020

    Director General of Drug Administration Major General Mahbubur Rahman visited vaccine producing company INCEPTA Vaccine Ltd at Zirabo at Savar on Saturday, said a press...

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    No system yet for drivers’ drug test

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:12am on October 23, 2020

    The authorities have not yet introduced a regular and universal system to carry out drug tests on drivers in defiance of a High Court directive...

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    GSK, Vir Biotechnology declares last stage trial of COVID-19 drug

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 02:02pm on October 07, 2020

    British pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline and Californian laboratory Vir Biotechnology on Tuesday announced final stage testing of their potential coronavirus treatment...

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    Drug sector bouncing back

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:22am on September 26, 2020

    The country’s pharmaceutical industry has started to bounce back after a sharp slump in sales in the last few months following the coronavirus outbreak as...

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    Beximco gets FDA approval for antiarrhythmic drug Flecainide

    United News of Bangladesh .Dhaka | Updated at 10:23am on September 22, 2020

    Beximco Pharmaceuticals Limited has received approval from the Food and Drug Administration of United States for selling Flecainide Acetate, an antiarrhythmic drug in US market....