Shariful Islam | The Daily Star
  • Shariful Islam

  • No red flags raised

    Polash Ahmed, who attempted to hijack a Biman flight to Dubai on Sunday, boarded the plane at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport without raising any flags at the security checkpoints.
  • Silent extortion rife in hills

    Several armed groups allegedly affiliated with regional political parties in the hill tracts are extorting money from businessmen and contractors, locals said.
  • Yaba Smuggling in Cox's Bazar

    Crazy pills flying in

    Yaba smugglers are now using air routes to carry the crazy pills to the capital from Teknaf, the gateway for the drugs to Bangladesh.
  • IGP Mohammad Javed Patwary's reaction on Bangladesh General Election 2018

    Break the link

    IGP Mohammad Javed Patwary yesterday ordered the police officials to re-intensify the countrywide anti-narcotics drive.
  • Police want land

    Cops want land, a fleet of choppers

    Police high-ups yesterday placed before the home minister a host of demands that include land allocation for the force and appointment of police officials to the key posts, including that of the director general, at the passport department.