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Malaysians make record bust of crystal meth

Malaysia makes its largest ever seizure of crystal methamphetamine, officials said today, finding nearly 1.2 tonnes of the drug disguised as tea in a shipment from Myanmar, and arrested six...

September 2, 2016
September 2, 2016

Walsh set to arrive tomorrow night

West Indies legend Courtney Walsh, who has signed up to be Bangladesh’s specialist bowling coach will arrive in Dhaka tomorrow night.

August 29, 2016
August 29, 2016

Doha airport brings in passenger tax

Qatar's international airport is to charge passengers an exit tax as the energy-reliant emirate adjusts to falling oil prices.

July 23, 2016
July 23, 2016

Ronaldo opens own "CR7" hotel

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo inaugurates his own hotel called "CR7" after his initials and shirt number, while the airport on his home island of Funchal is renamed in his honour.

May 31, 2016
May 31, 2016

Airport loader’s body found in Dhaka

Police recover the body of an airport loader from a rented house at Dakshin Khan bazaar area of Dhaka.

March 24, 2016
March 24, 2016

Missing IT expert Zoha back home

Detectives dropped IT expert Tanveer Hassan Zoha home in the capital's Kalabagan area early yesterday, six days after he had gone missing.

March 21, 2016
March 21, 2016

Airport security: Govt inks deal with UK company

The government inks a deal with British company Redline for screening at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in a bid to standardise its security aspects.

March 19, 2016
March 19, 2016

Airport security: Deal with British company by Mar 21

The government will sign a deal with a British security company by March 21 to ensure security screening at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka, the civil aviation minister says.

March 9, 2016
March 9, 2016

Cargo aircraft crashes in Bay, 3 dead

A privately-chartered cargo aircraft has crashed into the Bay of Bengal killing one person. Two others are missing while another has been rescued in critical condition. The crash site is about half...

February 24, 2016
February 24, 2016

Nepal passenger plane crash kills all 23 on board

Rescuers in western Nepal have found the wreckage of a passenger plane which went missing with 23 people on board.

January 5, 2016
January 5, 2016

6kg gold seized at Dhaka airport

Custom officials detained a person with six kilogramme of gold worth of Tk 3 crore from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka.