Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 4, 2015
Drug abuse and trafficking is a menace to society, a Delhi court has said while awarding 10 years' imprisonment to a woman for being in possession of commercial quantity of contraband psychotropic substances.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 1, 2015
A 38-year-old man was arrested today after brown sugar worth about Rs 1.5 crore in the illegal international market was seized from him in Kozhikode today, excise official sources said.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 31, 2015
Doctors have recovered 40 small pouches of narcotic drugs from the body of a South African woman who was posing as being pregnant when caught at Hyderabad airport.
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'.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 9, 2015
A differently-abled man, who had booked a parcel to Spain through a courier company in which heroin was concealed in the heels of various footwear, has been sentenced to 10 years jail term by a Delhi court.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 8, 2015
The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to the central government on a plea by NGO Bachpan Bachao Andolan seeking a clamp down on websites selling and delivering prohibited drugs which were being used by children on a large scale.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 21, 2015
A South African woman has been arrested for allegedly attempting to smuggle out 14 kg of white powder-- suspected to be Ephedrine-- worth Rs 22 crore at the international airport at Nedumbassery in Kochi.
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.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 22, 2015
A woman held guilty for possessing 500 grams of heroin has been sentenced to seven years in jail by a Delhi court. The court noted that the prosecution succeeded in proving the charges against her despite the absence of any public witnesses.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 28, 2015
About 41 kg of heroin with street value of over Rs 200 crore was seized by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence near Amritsar district in Punjab and one person was arrested in this connection.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 6, 2015
A prisoner escaped from a government hospital in Faridkot in the wee hours today after dodging police personnel guarding him, following which three officials, including a head constable, were suspended.
Lucknow News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 13, 2014
Heroine worth Rs 10 crore in the international market was confiscated with the arrest of two narcotic smugglers from Neelam Lodge in Lucknow, police said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 20, 2014
Mizoram Excise and Narcotics Department's Anti Narcotic Squad seized 40 grams of heroin from two places in Aizawl, department officials said today.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 30, 2014
Having embarked on a crackdown on sale of narcotic drugs within the state, the United Democratic Front or UDF government in Kerala has decided to urge the Centre to tighten the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act (NDPS Act).
Hyderabad News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 19, 2014
Customs officials seized 20 kg of a narcotic drug, suspected to be ketamine, worth Rs 2 crore from a South African woman at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) at Shamshabad in Hyderabad today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 22, 2014
Cancer patients will have easier access to pain-killer morphine drugs with Parliament on Friday passing a bill that also provides for control and regulation of narcotic drugs.
Srinagar News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 21, 2014
A man, arrested under Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic substances (NDPS) Act last month, died at a hospital in Srinagar today, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday January 27, 2014
The Kerala government has arrested 1769 persons so far in connection with 1618 narcotic cases since 2011, Minister for Excise K Babu told the state Assembly today.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 6, 2014
Two alleged drug traffickers have been arrested and 10 kg of banned narcotic substance pseudo-ephedrine worth around Rs 40 lakh has been recovered from them.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 25, 2013
A Mozambique national has been arrested for allegedly smuggling Rs 40 lakh banned narcotic drugs from the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport in Delhi.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday October 13, 2013
Delhi's police stations are apparently overflowing with seized drugs, valued at crores of rupees in the narcotic market, as there is no place to keep them.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 17, 2013
Narcotic drugs with an estimated value of 260 crore, allegedly smuggled from Pakistan, were seized from two different places along the Indo-Pak border in the district by Border Security Force (BSF).
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday November 23, 2012
Three IIM students in Indore were expelled on Friday for allegedly taking drugs at their hostel room.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 15, 2012
A Delhi University student was on Thursday apprehended from the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport for allegedly carrying narcotic drugs worth Rs 12 lakh.