World | Reuters | Friday August 1, 2014
Nine foreign nationals were charged in a Kenyan court on Thursday with trafficking the biggest ever single seizure of drugs at the Indian Ocean port of Mombasa.
World | Reuters | Thursday May 22, 2014
Law enforcement agents have arrested 237 people worldwide in a 10-day crackdown on fake drugs, resulting in the seizure of counterfeit and unlicensed medicines worth 18.6 million pounds ($31.4 million), Britain's healthcare watchdog said.
World | Agence-France Presse | Thursday May 22, 2014
An Australian warship has seized 786 kilogrammes (1,733 pounds) of hashish in the Arabian Sea, the defence department said on Thursday, one week after it found a large stash of heroin off Somalia.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 24, 2013
Dubai police have made a record drug seizure of some 4.6 million Captagon pills, an amphetamine-like stimulant, worth more than USD 31 million.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 23, 2013
Dubai police have made a record drug seizure of some 4.6 million Captagon pills, an amphetamine-like stimulant, worth more than $31 million (23 million euros), the local press reported on Monday.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 13, 2013
Punjab Police have made a record recovery of drugs, including heroin and poppy husk, in the state since January this year, Director General of Police Sumedh Singh Saini said today.
Cities | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 18, 2013
Goa police today said they had arrested a British man after their biggest ever drugs seizure, worth 20.5 million rupees ($330,000).
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday October 11, 2013
The Punjab Police today arrested five persons and seized drugs worth Rs 100 crore from a pharmaceutical firm in Karnal in Patiala.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 1, 2013
The global war on heroin, cocaine and cannabis is failing to stem supply, as prices of these drugs have tumbled while seizures of them have risen, according to a study published on Monday.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday May 17, 2013
In one of the biggest seizure of drugs, customs officials at Mumbai Airport Friday nabbed a South African woman carrying 26 kg of drugs worth over Rs.13 crore, an official said here.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 9, 2013
All the seven, including colonel-ranked former Defence PRO Ajay Choudhury arrested in connection with drug seizure case, were remanded to police and judicial custody by a special Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances court in Imphal.
India | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen; Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday October 8, 2012
In the biggest seizure of drugs so far, customs officials today seized 105 kg of heroin from cement bags that arrived from Pakistan on a goods train. 500 rounds of American-make ammunition for handguns were also seized.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 5, 2012
Three women, including an IT professional from Delhi, were on Monday arrested in connection with the recent seizure of drugs, used in rave parties, from the Nawanshahr district.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday January 28, 2011
After trying to smuggle drugs into Canada through cricket bats, balls, marble slabs, and mugs from India, police have now seized ephedrine hidden in a shipment of bath towel from India.Ephedrine is used in the production of crystal meth.The seizure announced Thursday by police is part of the Iran-li...