Human trafficking net of 3 Bangladeshis busted in Kuwait

The Ministry of Interior has arrested an unidentified Bangladeshi in connection with money laundering and trafficking in humans and visas, reports Arab Times quoting Al-Qabas daily.According to the Al-Qabas daily the suspect is a member of a three man gang, while according ...

15 Feb 2020

Human trafficking net of 3 Bangladeshis busted in Kuwait

Man held with 32 gold bars at Dhaka airport

The Armed Police Battalion (APBn) arrested a man with 32 gold bars, weighing 3.7kg from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on ...

13 Feb 2020

Joint initiatives underway with neighbours to prevent drug smuggling: PM

Prime Minister and Leader of the House Sheikh Hasina has told Parliament that joint measures were being taken with neighbouring countries to ...

12 Feb 2020

Cabinet nods draft law to trial drug cases in courts

The cabinet has approved in principle a draft of the “Narcotics control (Amendment) Act, 2020” keeping a provision of holding ...

10 Feb 2020

‘Crossfire’ Threat: 7 DB men suspended for extortion

Seven members of Detective Branch (DB) of Dhaka police were suspended on Thursday for allegedly extorting money from a businessman ...

31 Jan 2020

Bangladesh goes one step up in CPI 2019

Bangladesh has improved one step this year compared to the previous year in Transparency International's global Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) ...

23 Jan 2020

RMG factory in Gazipur catches fire

A fire broke out at a garment factory of Islam Knit Composite Ltd in Jorun area of the city on ...

10 Jan 2020