Bipasha detained at Mumbai airport
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Kolkata | Press Trust of India | Friday December 6, 2013
Eleven Chinese nationals were detained at the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport in Kolkata yesterday after 270kg of sandalwood was seized from them, customs officials said.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Wednesday December 4, 2013
No matter how far technology goes, you can't beat instinct especially if it belongs to an 11-month-old canine fresh out of a training camp.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Two kilograms of gold worth Rs 60 lakh was today seized from a passenger who arrived in Kozhikode from Sharjah by an Air India flight, customs sources said.
South | Uma Sudhir | Thursday November 7, 2013
A passenger headed from Bangkok to Hyderabad by Thai airways flight TG 329 was caught by customs at Shamshabad international airport wearing one kilogram of gold reportedly in his underwear, underneath his jeans.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday November 1, 2013
Air Customs Intelligence officials seized 1.150 kilograms of gold valued at Rs 35 lakh from a passenger who arrived by a Sharjah-Calicut Air India flight at the nearby Karippur International airport early today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 27, 2013
The Air Intelligence Unit (AIU) of Mumbai Customs seized two kg gold worth around Rs 52 lakh from a passenger who flew in from Dubai today, sources said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 26, 2013
Customs officials today recovered 1.5 kg of gold valued at Rs 55 lakh from a passenger at the Chennai airport who had arrived from Dubai on Friday.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 24, 2013
Customs officials today seized gold weighing 5.3 kg and valued at over Rs 1.25 crore being smuggled into the country and took into custody 10 persons at two airports.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 9, 2013
Two Indian passengers, who arrived from Singapore, were arrested at the Mumbai International airport for allegedly trying to smuggle gold collectively valued at Rs 72.94 lakh, a customs official said today.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 9, 2013
A senior customs official based in Kochi was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in Kochi today while a few others are under the CBI radar, officials said.
Cities | Reuters | Monday October 7, 2013
The customs department has cleared more than a tonne of gold, part of which was owned by Bank of Nova Scotia, the biggest gold importing bank, at the Mumbai airport after rule clarifications at a high-level meeting held last month, industry and bank ...
Saturday October 5, 2013
Gold imports into India, the world's biggest buyer of the metal, had virtually stopped after a July 22 circular, which tied domestic consumption with exports, creating confusion within government departments.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 28, 2013
Customs officials have seized six parcels containing "highly venomous" scorpions and spiders, bound for Philippines and Italy in two separate aircraft in Chennai, airport sources said today.
India | Reported by Rahul Joglekar, Edited by Nadim Asrar (with PTI inputs) | Sunday September 22, 2013
British authorities today called yoga guru Ramdev to the Heathrow Airport for a second round of questioning, a day after he was detained and quizzed by customs officials for over six hours after landing in the United Kingdom.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 21, 2013
Yoga guru Baba Ramdev, who was detained at Heathrow airport in London for eight hours by British customs officials, was released on Saturday.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 21, 2013
Yoga guru Baba Ramdev was yesterday detained and questioned at Heathrow airport for over six hours by British customs officials.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday September 6, 2013
A man from Ghana was arrested at Mumbai international airport today for allegedly trying to smuggle in one kg of cocaine drugs in the form of capsules after swallowing them, a customs official said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 29, 2013
Five kg of gold bars, valued at Rs 1.40 crore, were seized from a passenger who arrived in Kochi from Sharjah by the customs officials.
India | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 26, 2013
Two Indian men have been arrested and charged in Thailand with trafficking crystal methamphetamine worth an estimated $1.4 million, a customs official said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 14, 2013
A man has been arrested at IGI airport for allegedly trying to smuggle gold jewellery worth about Rs 25 lakh into the country. The accused, who had arrived from Dubai yesterday, was intercepted by the customs officials and his baggages were checked.