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 | 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 | 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 | 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.
Election 2014 | 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.
Cities | 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 | 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.
Cities | 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 | 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 | 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.
Cities | 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.
Cities | 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 | 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 pa...
Cities | Reported by Rashmi Rajput, Edited by Swati Gupta | Monday March 25, 2013
A woman with a South African passport has been arrested with Methamphetamine drugs, popularly known as Meth, at the Mumbai airport where she was flying in from Mozambique. Police says the seven kg haul is worth Rs 7 crores.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 20, 2013
The son of retired DSP of Uttar Pradesh Police, who has been arrested in the Zirakpur drug haul, was also found to be involved in the case and is absconding, police said on Wednesday.
India | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Wednesday March 13, 2013
The Punjab police will move court to get Olympic medallist boxer Vijender Singh's blood sample over his alleged links to a massive drug haul in Punjab.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (with inputs from agencies) | Monday March 11, 2013
Vijender Singh, India's only Olympic medallist boxer, who has denied using drugs, was interrogated for over three hours this evening by the Punjab Police, and refused to share blood or hair samples for forensic examination. The boxer was interrogated...