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When drugs trickle down

When drugs trickle down

Opinion

Sun, Sep 16 2018

To prevent any new drug from spreading, the eye should be at the top

Why is drugged driving commonplace in...

Why is drugged driving commonplace in...

Dhaka

Fri, Sep 7 2018

According to transport owners, a large number of Dhaka’s drivers and their assistants, who operate...

Youth killed for protesting drug abuse...

Youth killed for protesting drug abuse...

Nation

Sat, Aug 18 2018

Abdur Razzak, the 30-year-old son of Islam of HazraPukur area in the city, had already given police the...

Jessore UNO offers Tk50 for child marriage...

Jessore UNO offers Tk50 for child marriage...

Nation

Thu, Aug 16 2018

Md Ahsan Ullah Sharifi announced the plan on Wednesday, less than a week after becoming the UNO of Manirampur...

Agriculture officer and one other held...

Agriculture officer and one other held...

Nation

Sun, Aug 12 2018

The two were detained at the India-Bangladesh border in the Kashipur area under Fulbari upazila of Kurigram...

HC: Why no action on cops who sold a...

HC: Why no action on cops who sold a...

Court

Mon, Aug 6 2018

Supreme Court lawyer Abul Kalam Azad filed the writ petition

Yaba smuggler detained with 170,000...

Yaba smuggler detained with 170,000...

Crisis

Mon, Aug 6 2018

The estimated cost of the pills is Tk5.1 crore

HC asks govt: Why drugmakers’ price...

HC: Why drugmakers’ price fixing power...

Court

Tue, Jul 31 2018

The government has been fixing the prices of 700 drugs up until 1993

43% of all inmates are accused in drugs...

43% of all inmates are accused in drugs...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jul 20 2018

The jails are made for 36,614 prisoners but close to 89,000 are crammed in

The fight against addiction

The fight against addiction

Anna Milovanovic-Fazliu

Tue, Jul 17 2018

The challenges of treating yaba addiction in women

Top Bogra drug kingpin killed in...

Top Bogra drug kingpin killed in...

Nation

Fri, Jul 13 2018

Suspected drug dealer Putu Sarkar was the brother of expelled Sramik League leader Tufan Sarkar, who...

BGB hands BGP list of fugitive drug...

BGB hands BGP list of fugitive drug...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 12 2018

Both sides have agreed to curb drug smuggling, illegal arms trading, women and child trafficking, as...

2 alleged drug peddlers killed in Dhaka,...

2 alleged drug peddlers killed in Dhaka,...

Crime

Tue, Jul 10 2018

One suspect was killed after hurling bombs at a RAB check post in Mirpur and the other in a ‘gunfight’...

5 drug peddlers held in 2

5 drug peddlers held in 2

Nation

Sun, Jul 8 2018

Four drug traders were detained between Saturday night and Sunday morning from various upazilas of Jhenaidah...

Scar tissue that we wish we saw

Scar tissue that we wish we saw

Opinion

Fri, Jun 29 2018

Focus on recovery, not prohibition

Call for social movement against...

Call for social movement against...

Dhaka

Thu, Jun 28 2018

'The government effort is inadequate to prevent drug abuse. We need public-private...

Home minister: Drive will continue until...

'Drive to go on until drug trade is...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 25 2018

'At this moment, I cannot say how many (suspects) have died, but up to now at least 22,000 have been...

A violation of rights

A violation of rights

Meenakshi Ganguly

Tue, Jun 12 2018

A proper and independent investigation into these recent deaths must be ensured 

Dr Kamal Hossain: Extrajudicial killings...

Dr Kamal Hossain: Extrajudicial killings...

Law & Rights

Sat, Jun 9 2018

the country’s drug problem cannot be resolved by the extrajudicial killings of small-time dealers,...

Geneva camp yaba kingpin Papiya, drug...

Geneva camp yaba kingpin Papiya, drug...

Crime

Fri, Jun 8 2018

Papia is well known for using beautiful young women to conduct her drug deals

Myanmar Times founder arrested on drug...

Myanmar Times founder arrested on drug...

World

Fri, Jun 8 2018

Former chief editor and co-founder, Ross Dunkley, was in possession of 797 yaba pills and 303 grams of...