CPI charges BJP with politicising the fishermen issue

CPI on Saturday charged the BJP with politicising the release of five fishermen of Tamil Nadu who were sentenced to death by a Sri Lankan court on drug trafficking charges.

G20 backs PM Modi's pitch on black money repatriation

After making a strong pitch for economic reforms on the first day of G20 summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday stressed on the importance of coordination between all nations to face challenges of black money, terrorism, drug trafficking and arms smuggling.

Mamta Kulkarni, husband interrogated by Mombasa Police in drug trafficking case

Mombasa Police have started interrogating Mamta Kulkarni and her husband Vicky Goswami Mamta for their role in drug-trafficking after being detained in Mombasa.

Mamta Kulkarni, husband detained in Kenya for drug trafficking​

Bollywood actress Mamta Kulkarni along with her husband Vicky Goswami have been reportedly detained by Kenya police on the grounds of alleged drug trafficking.

Former Bollywood bombshell Mamta Kulkarni detained in Kenya
Former Bollywood bombshell Mamta Kulkarni detained in Kenya

Long lost Bollywood diva Mamata Kulkarni along with her husband Vicky Goswami have been detained by Kenya police on the grounds of alleged drug trafficking.

Sri Lankan President pardons Indian fishermen on death row, sets condition

The Sri Lankan government has conveyed to India that it is ready to free Indian fishermen on death row in the island country without any conditions.

AAP protests in Chennai for release of Indian fishermen

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday was on a hunger strike here to ask the Central Government to take necessary steps to bring back the five fishermen who are facing death sentences in Sri Lanka.

Will take up fishermen community's concerns with PM: Gadkari

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari Wednesday said that he will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi to convey the concerns expressed by the fishermen community over death penalty awarded by a Sri Lankan court to five Indian fishermen for alleged drug trafficking.

Former Brazil striker Adriano linked with drug trafficking
Former Brazil striker Adriano linked with drug trafficking

Former Brazilian international Adriano was charged by Rio de Janeiro prosecutors on Tuesday over alleged links to drug trafficking, officials and reports said.

Indian fishermen's families on fast to press for release in Sri Lanka

Families of five fishermen sentenced to death by a court in Sri Lanka for alleged drug trafficking on Saturday observed a one-day fast to press government to take immediate steps to bring them back home.

Indian fishermen awarded death in SL: Karunanidhi wants Centre to act

Former Tamil Nadu chief minister M Karunanidhi on Friday urged the Centre to act in connection with a Sri Lankan court verdict awarding death penalty to five Indian fishermen for alleged drug trafficking.

Indian-origin man sentenced to death for drug trafficking in Singapore

A 27-year-old Indian-origin man has been sentenced to death by a court here for trying to smuggle diamorphine, a pure form of heroin, into Singapore, media reports said on Tuesday.

Shah Rukh Khan roped in as Interpol 'Turn Back Crime' ambassador
Shah Rukh Khan roped in as Interpol 'Turn Back Crime' ambassador

Internationally-renowned Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has been roped in as an ambassador for Interpol's ‘Turn Back Crime’ campaign to promote awareness on how everyone can play a role in preventing crime.

Saudi beheads convicted Pakistani drug trafficker

Saudi authorities beheaded a Pakistani on Thursday after sentencing him to death for drug trafficking, the interior ministry said, taking to 25 the number of executions announced this year.

Ex-Haitian president summoned for corruption questioning

Former Haitian president Jean-Bertrand Aristide has been summoned to appear before an examining magistrate on Wednesday over alleged money laundering and drug trafficking, judicial documents showed.

Three sentenced for drug trafficking in Phugana

A local court has sentenced three persons for varying jail terms for trafficking drugs in Phugana village in the district in 2011.

Trans-LoC bus service resumes

The trans-LoC bus service on Monday resumed after remaining suspended for two weeks following a deadlock over the arrest of a driver from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir on drug trafficking charges.

Arvind Kejriwal must sack Somnath Bharti immediately, says Delhi BJP

Taking attack to Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti over his midnight raid against women involved in sex trade and drug trafficking, BJP met Delhi Commissioner BS Bassi to prise him of inaction.

Delhi`s minister`s midnight raid condemnable, doesn`t reflect ties with Africa: India

As Ugandan woman filed police complaint against AAP cadres who misbehaved with her, Indian government said midnight raid by Delhi minister in Khirki Extension does not reflect its ties with Africa.

Court raps cops for failure to take action on `midnight raid`

Delhi court rapped Delhi Police for failure to take action on Ugandan woman`s plea for lodging FIR against unknown persons for barging into flat during raid led by Law Minister Somnath Bharti.