Shariful Islam | The Daily Star
  • Shariful Islam

  • narcotics case

    Vicious cycle on with drug cases rising

    Twelve years ago, a case was first filed against Kamal after he was arrested with 10 yaba pills.
  • CID to press charges for trafficking, not murder

    Nearly two years after investigating the cases filed for trafficking and killing of 26 Bangladeshi migrants in Libya, the CID is mulling to submit charge sheet only for the human trafficking charges in a month, keeping the murder charges pending.
  • Govt to set up rehabs in 7 divisions

    The government has taken up a project to construct seven 200-bed drug addiction treatment and rehabilitation centres in seven divisions, under the Department of Narcotics (DNC).
  • 4 killed in chemical warehouse fire in city

    Haunted by the fear of deadly fires caused by chemical warehouses in Old Dhaka, Maidul Alam Akash’s family rented a flat in Armanitola’s Musa Mansion seven years ago mainly because the building housed no chemical warehouses.
  • Mugging, extortion increased last year

    Mugging and extortion marked a sharp rise last year from 2019, although the country saw a fall in overall crime incidents during the same period.