Tag: Drugs

Four Russians arrested in Goa for growing, selling drugs

Four Russians arrested in Goa for growing, selling drugs

Panaji: Four Russians were arrested in North Goa for cultivating marijuana and selling other psychotropic drugs, police said on Saturday. The police on Friday night arrested 30-year-old Ilia Stennikov for illegally cultivating marijuana worth Rs 65,000 in a rented apartment in Mandrem beach village, located 30 km from Panaji, North[Read More…]

Drugs valued at $260 mn seized in Australia

Drugs valued at $260 mn seized in Australia

Sydney, About half a tonne of drugs hidden in car bonnets were seized and two persons were arrested in a major drug bust in Australian capital Sydney, police said on Friday. Border authorities intercepted the crystalline methamphetamine drugs, also known as ice drugs, from car bonnets in November, Xinhua news[Read More…]

Rajasthan: BSP politician extorts money by posing as policeman; arrested

Children disappearing at night horrifies Kerala police

Teen-age children in Kozhikode getting disappeared from houses has horrified the Kerala police, alarming them of the possibility of children’s association with nefarious activities including drug pushing and dangerous stunts. Though the night patrolling team and flying squad have spotted several teenagers, some doing stunts on empty roads and some[Read More…]

NCB steps in as drugs seized shoots up in Bihar

NCB steps in as drugs seized shoots up in Bihar

With the unending drug menace in Bihar, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has urged Bihar’s people to share information about drug trafficking with them. The identities of the informers will not be revealed, they further said. In order to receive information on drug menace, NCB has introduced a number, 0612-2565160,[Read More…]

Australia’s largest cocaine haul: 1.4 tonne seized

Australian law enforcement agencies seized 1.4 tonnes of cocaine worth A$312 million ($239.5 million) from an Australia-bound yacht as they successfully executed a covert midnight operation last week, the authorities confirm on Monday. This is the largest amount of cocaine seized in a single operation and is over 880 pounds[Read More…]

23.5 metric tonnes of Mandrax seized from Udaipur

The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence seized 23.5 tonnes of Mandrax tablets from Udaipur, Rajasthan. It is estimated to be largest seizure of this drug worldwide and its market value is pegged to be Rs 3000 crore. Mandrax, also known as Methaqualone, is a depressant and party drug. Mandrax is a[Read More…]

Philippines President Duterte likens himself to Hitler

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte appeared to liken himself to Nazi leader Adolf Hitler on Friday and said he would ‘be happy’ to exterminate three million drug users and peddlers in the country. “Hitler massacred three million Jews. Now there is three million, what is it, three million drug addicts (in[Read More…]

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