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    US to declare Mexican drug cartels as terrorist groups

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:58pm on November 27, 2019

    The United States president Donald Trump said in a radio interview posted online on Tuesday that he planned to designate Mexican drug cartels as terror...

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    Prosecute sellers under Special Powers Act: HC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:51pm on November 19, 2019

    The High Court Division on Tuesday directed the government to prosecute persons and companies under the Special Powers Act 1974 for marketing and producing of...

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    Lax drug control weakens public health system

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 18, 2019

    THE Directorate General of Drug Administration has recently banned the popular acidity drug medicine rantidine because the ingredients used carry carcinogens. The drug was banned...

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    90pc drugs not tested

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:00am on November 17, 2019

    The people of Bangladesh have no way to know about the quality of medicine as the controlling authority has the capacity to test less than...

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    ACC sues drug dealer Ishtiak, wife

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:21am on November 12, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Monday filed two separate cases against listed drug dealer Ishtiak Ahmed and his wife on charges of amassing illegal wealth beyond...

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    Trump offers to help Mexico in ‘war’ against the drugs cartels

    Agence France-Presse . Mexico City | Updated at 12:13pm on November 06, 2019

    President Donald Trump offered Tuesday to help Mexico hunt the killers of nine Mormon women and children shot dead in a lawless border area —...

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    Amnesty condemns killings in ‘anti-drug drives’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on November 05, 2019

    Amnesty International on Monday said that the government allegedly killed 466 people in 2018 during drives against drug trade and abuse. Amnesty termed the deaths...

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    Cartel fighters oust Mexican security forces, free drug lord

    Reuters. Mexico City | Updated at 11:21am on October 18, 2019

    Heavily armed cartel fighters surrounded security forces and made them free one of drug lord Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman’s sons, whose brief apprehension triggered intense...

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    Appellate Division forbids two drug admin officials to hold offices

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:22am on October 14, 2019

    The Appellate Division on Sunday upheld a High Court Division order that had removed two Drug Administration officials for their negligence in investigation into 28...

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    J&J must pay $8 billion over drug side effect: jury

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:05am on October 10, 2019

    A Pennsylvania jury ruled Tuesday that US pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson must pay $8 billion in damages and interest for failing to warn that...