November 2, 2011
Certain inter-State courier services could be inadvertently abetting large-scale smuggling of marijuana from the drug-growing regions in rural Andhra Pradesh (AP) to ganja peddlers in the city, acc...
October 6, 2011
In the biggest catch of the year, heroin worth Rs 135 crore in the international market was seized on the Indo-Pak border near Attari by BSF personnel who foiled the attempt of Pakistani smugglers...
September 28, 2011
Two persons were arrested for attempting to smuggle ganja, tobacco and tobacco-based products to Sri Lanka on Wednesday, police said.The “Q” branch of the Tamil Nadu police raided a mechani...
August 13, 2011
Police on Saturday claimed to have cracked a drug syndicate operating from West Bengal with the arrest of two youths allegedly with five kg heroin.
Mohd Saidul Islam (25) and Maikel Sekh...
June 29, 2011
Following the crackdown on a rave in Raigad, the Maharashtra government has asked the Cyber Cell to keep a tab on social networking sites such as Orkut and Facebook for party announcements.
June 27, 2011
Anil Jadhav was arrested after a late-night crackdown on a rave »
June 23, 2011
A consignment containing a contraband booked to Malaysia was intercepted by courier authorities, who referred the material to the police for investigation.According to police sources, two pe...
June 1, 2011
The embroilment in a death penalty row of an Indian supplier of sodium thiopental, one of three drugs used in the lethal injection cocktail in the United States, deepened recently when one d...
May 22, 2011
Narcotic crops cultivated on more than 2,000 acres of land were destroyed and around 50 people arrested during a year-long drive in Awantipora area of Kashmir Valley, a senior police officia...
May 13, 2011
The Narcotics Control Bureau on Friday arrested two persons on charges of drug peddling in the coast of Goa. One of the accused, a German national, Ralf Diersmann alias Goose (40), has been visiti...
October 12, 2011
A local court in Jammu and Kashmir has awarded ten years of rigorous imprisonment to three narcotic smugglers here in Kishtwar district.
Kishtwar Principal District and Sessions Judge M L...
September 30, 2011
A drug smuggler's attempt to hide ephedrine parcel by dropping it in one of the washrooms at Chennai airport was foiled by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) officials, when they went for a raid.<...
September 22, 2011
In a major catch, the City Police arrested one person with nearly 3,000 ampoules of tranquilizers in his possession.
According to information available now, the accused from Malappuram ha...
July 31, 2011
An Indian-origin woman who pleaded guilty to being a courier of heroin worth £50,000 in Britain, has been jailed for three years.Dipika Umratia, 24, reportedly carried the drugs in cerea...
June 27, 2011
Waking up to the danger of drug abuse, Al-Ameen Public School, Edappally, has kick-started an anti-drugs Students' movement. »
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June 23, 2011
The FBI finally caught the 81—year—old Bulger on Wednesday at a residence in Santa Monica along with his longtime girlfriend Catherine Greig just days after the government launched a new publicity campaign to locate the fugitive mobster, said Steven Martinez, FBI’s assistant director in charge in Los Angeles. The arrest was based on a tip from the campaign, he said.
June 21, 2011
The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) officials recently seized 48 kg of ephedrine worth Rs. 48 lakh, which was intended to be smuggled all the way to Malaysia. Two persons were arrested in co...
May 26, 2011
The violence, which appeared to be unrelated, escalated on Wednesday in the western states of Nayarit and Michoacan, where drug cartels have been warring for territory.
May 18, 2011
Excise officials seized 267 kg of ganja at the Kumily check-post on Tuesday night and arrested three persons, including two from Tamil Nadu.The narcotic was hidden in a cabin near the drive...
May 9, 2011
An anti-violence march that began in a central state with a few hundred people and gathered thousands over a four-day trek reached Mexico’s capital Sunday, led by a poet whose son was killed...