World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday September 11, 2015
Five men including a well-known music promoter have been arrested following an investigation involving the FBI into cocaine trafficking and money laundering in Australia, police said today.
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Tuesday August 18, 2015
In a major setback for the Mumbai Police, a special court rejected its plea for a fresh test of samples from the seizures made from a constable who was arrested for the possession of the narcotic drug Mephederone, known by its street name of 'Meow Meow'.
Indians Abroad | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 8, 2015
An Indian-origin man and his accomplice have charged with several offences after drugs, weapons, cash and a stolen motorcycle were seized from their apartment in Canada's Calgary province, a media report said.
Indians Abroad | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday July 3, 2015
A 36-year-old Indian man was arrested in a drug bust in Malaysia's capital Kuala Lumpur, media reported earlier today.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 1, 2015
In perhaps the biggest haul of the synthetic stimulant drug Mephedrone in the metropolis, the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) today claims to have seized 151.5 kgs of the contraband worth Rs 30 crore from a hotel in suburban Oshiwara and arrested four persons.
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Friday June 26, 2015
"I love you to bits, dad. You are and will always be my hero" - Saket Gokhale wrote in a poignant Facebook status message on Father's Day last Sunday. It has got over 8,000 shares and nearly 10,000 likes, but the one person it was meant for couldn't read it for days. Saket's father, who had been in jail for nearly a month, was granted bail three d...
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Wednesday April 15, 2015
The Delhi police on Monday seized cocaine worth Rs. 6.5 crore hidden in various cavities of a trolley bag by a Peruvian national.
Offbeat | Associated Press | Thursday October 30, 2014
Police in central Alabama say a man's own dog helped officers bust him on a drug charge.
Chandni | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Hong Kong action superstar Jackie Chan's actor-son Jaycee Chan has been detained in Beijing on drug-related charges, the latest high-profile celebrity to be ensnared in one of China's biggest anti-drug crackdowns in two decades.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Police and state media say Jackie Chan's actor-son Jaycee Chan has been detained in Beijing on drug-related charges, the latest high-profile celebrity to be ensnared in one of China's biggest anti-drug crackdowns in two decades
World News | Associated Press | Thursday July 31, 2014
Myanmar's drug squad has seized more than 140 kilograms of heroin at a town near the Thai border in the country's largest bust this year.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday July 5, 2014
A Maldives court has denied ordering the deportation of two Pakistanis caught by police in the biggest drug bust in the history of the country, a statement said on Friday.
Elections News | Sidharth Pandey (With inputs from PTI) | Sunday May 11, 2014
The BJP today defended the Narendra Modi government after the Congress' attack over seizure of heroin worth Rs 1600 crore from a Gujarat-registered vessel near the Kenyan coast last month.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 26, 2014
In a major crackdown on drug peddlers and addicts, 577 people have been arrested for allegedly possessing contraband in a span of one week in the city.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday February 20, 2014
Generic drug makers Ranbaxy of India and Teva of Israel have agreed to settle allegations they made an illegal pact to restrict competition in New York state.
Delhi News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from agencies) | Wednesday February 5, 2014
Delhi's controversial Law Minister Somnath Bharti, accused last month of harassing some African women during a midnight raid to bust what he alleged was a sex and drug racket in south Delhi, has now been approached by three Ugandan women for help.
World News | Associated Press | Friday January 24, 2014
Philippine police arrested four men and seized 1.3 billion pesos ($30 million) worth of methamphetamine on Friday in the second large drug bust in Manila in 10 days.
Offbeat | Agence France-Presse | Friday January 3, 2014
Spanish police said on Friday they caught two women flying in from Brazil with more than a kilo (two pounds) of cocaine each hidden under their wigs.
World News | Associated Press | Friday January 3, 2014
Chinese authorities have deployed helicopters, speedboats and paramilitary police in a massive raid on a single southern village notorious for illegal drugs production.
Delhi News | Reported by Tanima Biswas; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Sunday December 29, 2013
In one of its biggest drug hauls in recent times, the Special Cell of Delhi Police today seized 47 kg of heroin and two kg of cocaine, worth Rs 150 crore.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday November 30, 2013
Three persons, members of an international drug syndicate, were arrested with 6 kg heroin valued at Rs 25 crore in the international market, police said on Friday.
World News | Reuters | Thursday November 7, 2013
US authorities also say Ulbricht had tried to call out a hit on a user who had threatened to expose the identities of thousands of Silk Road users.
Reuters | Thursday November 7, 2013
Powered by the Tor network and using Bitcoins for currency, a new Internet marketplace for drugs opened on Wednesday, with the same name and appearance as Silk Road.
Shamya Dasgupta | Monday April 15, 2013
The buzz around Vijender Singh's 'hero-to-heroin' journey refuses to die down. A drug bust by the cops found a link to India's best-known boxer, and since then there have been allegations that Vijender regularly consumed the drug, that he was even part of a huge cartel. The truth, as always, remains shrouded in secrecy.