March 19, 2014
Officials of Customs Air Intelligence Unit, Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA), on Tuesday night detained a woman, Hunguana Joana Samuel, and seized 20 kg of Ketamine drug worth Rs. 2 crore...
March 10, 2014
The contraband, valued at Rs.35 lakh, was concealed in a box, which was seen ‘casually dropped’ in a waste bin inside the toilet
March 4, 2014
Recent thwarted attempt to smuggle red sanders to Colombo prompts move »
February 25, 2014
Officials say drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has been formally charged with violations of Mexico’s drug-trafficking laws, starting a legal process that makes swift extradition to the U.S....
February 22, 2014
The Aluva Judicial First Class Magistrate Court witnessed some drama on Friday when an under-trial prisoner was caught trying to hide a packet of marijuana by throwing it under a shelf.Josep...
January 30, 2014
Stanly came to India in 2004 for pursuing higher education and indulged in drug trafficking »
January 26, 2014
In a swift predawn operation, sleuths of the Narcotics Control Bureau on Saturday arrested a Tanzanian national and seized 123 grams of cocaine, 10 grams of methaqualone, and 15 grams of heroin. »
January 1, 2014
The first U.S. recreational marijuana shops opened in Colorado on Wednesday, kicking off a global marijuana experiment. Cheering in a cloud of marijuana smoke, users in Colorado hailed t...
December 25, 2013
Nude dances, acts, films, obscene gestures and the like are prohibited and should not be part of New Year celebrations organised in hotels, resorts and pubs, Cyberabad police said on Tuesday.
December 15, 2013
Deep from the dense forests of Colombia, the leftist rebels have sent a message to the government: stop killing and start talking. In its decades-old war with the Colombian state, the Revolutionary...
March 11, 2014
Customs officials at Nedumbassery international airport have recorded a spurt in seizure of smuggled gold after the import duty on gold was hiked to 10 per cent of its value
March 4, 2014
The first household survey of drug use in the region for Pakistan revealed that 6.7 million adults or six per cent of the population aged 16 to 64 have used drugs in the last 12 months. ...
March 2, 2014
A 45-year-old woman was killed after she was run over by a bus near the Ambedkar (Jyothi) Circle on Saturday evening. The Mangalore Traffic (East) police said Laxmi, a resident o...
February 24, 2014
Residents avoid venturing deep inside Myanmar terrority following the death of two Indian traders on February 11.
February 2, 2014
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah asserted at a news conference on Saturday that his government would not release the PoK driver allegedly held with a sizeable narcotic consignment on...
January 28, 2014
Mexico essentially legalised the country’s growing “self-defence” groups Monday, while also announcing that security forces had captured one of the four top leaders of the Knights Templar drug car...
January 24, 2014
Philippine police have arrested four men and seized 1 billion pesos ($22 million) worth of methamphetamine in the second large drug bust in Manila in 10 days. The National Police anti-il...
December 26, 2013
Uruguay has become the first country to legalise cannabis, taking this most radical step instead of engaging in the so-called war on drugs. Several other countries have adopted measures such as no...
December 24, 2013
They are charged with extortion, drug peddling in six police stations in Mangalore
December 11, 2013
Though consumption of marijuana is allowed in some countries, Uruguay has become the first country in the world to allow its citizens to grow and sell it. »