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Drug trafficker held in Delhi

A drug trafficker was arrested here and 500 gm of heroin valued at Rs 50 lakh was seized from him, police said on Tuesday.

Sep 28, 2016, 00:49 AM IST

Philippine crime war claiming 44 lives a day: Police

An average of 44 people are being killed each day in Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's war on crime, according to police data released today that showed the death toll surging to nearly 3,000.

Sep 06, 2016, 17:42 PM IST

Brazilian drug lord turns jail cell into luxury suite

 Paraguayan authorities got a surprise when they raided a Brazilian drug lord`s jail cell... and found a three-room luxury suite complete with library, kitchen, conference room and plasma TV.

Jul 30, 2016, 07:50 AM IST
In crime-ridden Rio, 2016 Olympics police reinforcements come under fire

In crime-ridden Rio, 2016 Olympics police reinforcements come under fire

Brazil is deploying 85,000 police and soldiers, double the number used in the London 2012 Olympics.

Jul 06, 2016, 22:37 PM IST

Saudi Arabia beheads Pakistani drug trafficker in Riyadh

Saudi Arabia on Thursday beheaded a convicted Pakistani drug trafficker, adding to what a United Nations rapporteur called a "very disturbing" surge in the kingdom`s use of the death penalty.

May 28, 2015, 22:26 PM IST

Saudi beheads Syrian drug trafficker

Saudi Arabia on Thursday beheaded a Syrian man for drug trafficking, the interior ministry said, in the kingdom`s 56th execution this year.

Apr 02, 2015, 23:55 PM IST

Saudi beheads drug smuggler in 66th execution of year

Saudi Arabia on Wednesday beheaded a convicted drug trafficker, the interior ministry announced, bringing to 66 the number of executions this year despite international concerns.

Nov 12, 2014, 18:01 PM IST

`12 Years` star Chiwetel Ejiofor to play drug trafficker

Chiwetel Ejiofer, the Oscar-nominated star of `12 Years A Slave`, is all set to play a convicted British drug trafficker in a movie.

Jun 09, 2014, 15:19 PM IST

Indian-origin on death row in Singapore gets life sentence

Dinesh Pillai Reja Retnam, 31, was re-sentenced to life term in jail as his case became an exception under the revised Misuse of Drugs Act, which had previously carried a mandatory death sentence.

Mar 03, 2014, 15:31 PM IST

Saudi Arabia beheads Pakistani drug trafficker

Saudi authorities beheaded a Pakistani man today in the eastern Qatif province after he was convicted of drug trafficking in the kingdom, the interior ministry announced.

Nov 06, 2013, 17:42 PM IST

Mexico detains key leader in Gulf Cartel

The officer, who was not authorised to speak to the press, would not name the person arrested but said he is being transported to Mexico City.

Aug 18, 2013, 11:14 AM IST

US names senior Taliban leader as drug trafficker

The US government has added a top Taliban commander in Afghanistan to its list of drug trafficking "Kingpins".

Nov 16, 2012, 12:46 PM IST

Pak drug trafficker extradited to US

An alleged international drug trafficker who sourced his illegal drugs mostly from Pak, India and China has been extradited from the Czech Republic

Jun 26, 2012, 10:31 AM IST

Mexico arrests trafficker accused of 600 killings

The Hand with Eyes is one of the groups blamed for bringing the drug violence to Mexico City.

Aug 12, 2011, 20:02 PM IST

Nigerian drug trafficker dies on board flight

A Nigerian drug trafficker has died on
board an aircraft enroute to Malaysia.

Aug 07, 2011, 15:28 PM IST

US captures major Guatemalan drug trafficker

US pitches in to help curb drug cartels` expanding reach in Central America.

Mar 31, 2011, 09:44 AM IST

Mexico nabs drug trafficker poised to replace capo

Police say "The Tiger" used to ship a half-ton of drugs to the US each month.

Sep 26, 2010, 09:55 AM IST

Iran hangs convicted drug trafficker: Report

Iran has hanged a convicted drug
trafficker in the southern city of Kerman, a newspaper
reported on Sunday.

Dec 20, 2009, 18:09 PM IST