The National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) on Tuesday finally took samples of Indian boxer Vijender Singh to test him for heroin.
Two Germans and a Moroccan man
are facing the death penalty on charges of smuggling more than
10 kilogrammes (22 pounds) of methamphetamine into Malaysia,
known for its strict anti-drug laws.
In the first ever case of
capital punishment in a drug crime, a special Narcotics court
here has awarded death penalty to a person.
In what is suspected to be security
breach, 6.5 kg of a banned drug has been seized at the airport
here and six persons, including the bus driver of a private
airlines, arrested in this connection.
Despite pleas for leniency from family members, fans and supporters, a federal judge sentenced Grammy-winning reggae singer Buju Banton on Thursday to 10 years in prison Thursday for conspiring to set up a cocaine deal.
A court here has asked the Delhi
police to inform it about the action taken against its
officers for their "lapses" in pursuing a drug possession case
leading to acquittal of the accused.
George Michael has pleaded guilty to driving under the influence of drugs and possessing cannabis.
Five Nepalese were arrested
and 200 kgs of `hasish` destined for Netherlands confiscated,
in one of the biggest seizures of narcotics in recent times in
the country, police said on Wednesday.
Six Goa policemen, arrested for their
alleged nexus with drug peddlers, were Monday granted bail by a
special court here.
Goa police is planning to file an
FIR against five policemen who were placed under suspension
for their alleged nexus with drug peddlers in the state.
A Vietnamese court sentenced
five Chinese men to death by firing squad for trafficking
nearly 8 tons of hashish in one of the country`s biggest drug
hauls ever, state media reported on Saturday.
Day in Pics: 5th March
Showbiz World - March 5 2015
Sofia Hayat celebrates Holi