Nepali national arrested with narcotics near Indo-Nepal border

A Nepali national was arrested in Thuthibari area near Indo-Nepal border for allegedly possessing narcotics worth Rs 59 lakh by Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), police said on Thursday.

Zambian national arrested with narcotics in Punjab

A Zambian national, studying in a private university in Maheru village here, was arrested for allegedly possessing narcotics, police said on Saturday.

Three students held for trafficking drug on national highway in UP

Three college students here have been arrested on charges of drug trafficking and allegedly 450 grams of heroin and charas seized from their possession, police said on Wednesday.

Pak's anti-narcotics force seizes drugs worth 2.6 bln rupees
Pak's anti-narcotics force seizes drugs worth 2.6 bln rupees

 Pakistan's Anti-Narcotics Force today seized 11 tonnes of drugs worth 2.6 billion rupees in the southwestern Balochistan province and the southern port city of Karachi, in the biggest haul in the force's history.

Kerry only taking Tylenol for broken leg: Report

US Secretary of State John Kerry is taking nothing more than Tylenol for his broken leg following his low-speed bike accident, he said in an interview published Sunday.

Narcotic smuggler held in J&K, heroin worth over Rs 2 cr seized

An alleged narcotic smuggler was arrested and 500 grams of heroin worth over Rs 2 crores in the international market was recovered in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Saturday.

Nepalese national arrested with narcotics worth Rs 5 lakh

 Sashashtra Seema Bal jawans today arrested a Nepalese national and recovered narcotics worth Rs around five lakh from him along Indo-Nepal border here, a senior official said.

Narcotics smuggler arrested in Noida

Noida police has arrested a narcotics smuggler and seized 1.9 kg of ganja from him.

Lawyers need to be aware of societal problems: HC judge

Lawyers need to be aware of serious problems plaguing society like use of narcotics, rise in juvenile delinquency and attacks on people from the northeast to bring out any change, Justice Badar Durrez Ahmed on Saturday said.

Narcotics worth over $58 mn set ablaze in Pakistan

 Pakistan on Thursday set on fire a huge cache of narcotics worth over USD 58 million seized during the military offensive in the restive northwest tribal region along the Afghan border.

Narcotics worth around Rs 2.5 crore seized in UP

In a major drug haul, Uttar Pradesh Police on Friday seized over three quintals of narcotics worth around Rs 2.5 crore in the street market and also claimed to have busted a gang of smugglers with the arrest of five persons in Gorakhpur district.

Pakistani driver nabbed for carrying narcotics, trade across LoC suspended

Police have arrested a Pakistani truck driver along with two of his local contacts from Uri district of Jammu and Kashmir for carrying narcotics, resulting in suspension of trade across the Line of Control (LoC).

Narcotics in trucks from Pakistan to be examined

Forensic experts will Saturday examine the contents of packets containing narcotics seized from a truck that entered Jammu and Kashmir`s Baramulla district from Pakistan.

60,000 arrested in China anti-drug operation

Police in China arrested 60,500 suspects for drug-related crimes in an operation that saw the seizure of 11.14 tonnes of narcotics, the ministry of public security announced Thursday.

No political shelter be given to those involved in terror, narco trafficking: BJP

 Amid reports of strained ties with its ally Shiromani Akali Dal in Punjnab, BJP on Wednesday said it has "zero tolerance" on issues like terrorism and narcotics and the party will not tolerate any political shelter to those involved in such activities.

Forensic lab to be set up in every district of Maharashtra

 Maharashtra government today decided to set up forensic laboratories in every district and at nine police commissionerates.

Ban on sale of narcotics in other states: Sukhbir asks Centre

 Facing heat over drug menace in Punjab, the ruling SAD on Saturday asked Centre to ban the "cultivation of narcotics" in other states like Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh in order to eliminate the problem.

Pakistan, Iran agree to enhance border cooperation

Pakistan and Iran Monday agreed to enhance mutual cooperation and coordination to fight terrorism, narcotics and human smuggling.

PM Narendra Modi to talk about drug menace on 'Mann Ki Baat'
PM Narendra Modi to talk about drug menace on 'Mann Ki Baat'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will share his thoughts on the drug menace in his radio address – 'Mann Ki Baat' - on Sunday.

Silk Road sequel leads to California arrest

A man has been arrested for starting a spinoff version of the shuttered Silk Road website, enabling more than 100,000 people to buy and sell illegal drugs in the last year, authorities announced Thursday.