India, Bangladesh to discuss terrorism, border crimes

Agartala: Arms and drug smuggling, terrorism, circulation of fake currency notes and border crimes are among the issues to be discussed when border guards of India and Bangladesh meeting Nov 17, an official said here on Monday.

Peru imposes state of emergency in Amazon to fight drug smuggling

The Peruvian government has imposed a state of emergency in two Amazonian districts to battle a surge in drug smuggling along the borders with Brazil and Colombia.

Pakistani man arrested in Thailand for smuggling heroin

A Pakistani man has been arrested for attempting to smuggle heroin into Thailand by swallowing 20 packets of the drug worth about 1.2 million baht to avoid detection.

Prime suspect in drug smuggling case held in Mizoram

Alleged mastermind in the massive smuggling of pseudo-ephedrine from India to Myanmar, Tlangchungnunga has been arrested at the Lengpui Airport by the Mizoram Police.

Joint efforts needed to eradicate drug smuggling: Sukhbir Singh Badal

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Friday said illegal supply of drugs from Pakistan and Afghanistan poses serious threat and it should be addressed urgently to "save our younger generations".

Venezuela downs drug-smuggling planes

The Venezuelan military has downed two drug-smuggling aircraft, the head of the armed forces strategic operational command said Monday.

Drug smuggled from Pakistan worth Rs 130 crore seized

Over 25 kg of heroin, worth Rs 130 crore in the international market, was seized by the BSF along the Indo-Pak border.

Delhi transit point for drugs in country: Police

Delhi is not only a transit point in drug smuggling, but also a big consumer of party drugs.

Drug trade: Ex-DGP claims Punjab politicians involved, CM dismisses allegation

Punjab`s former DGP (prisons) Shashi Kant has alleged that ministers from major political parties in the state are hand in glove with the drug mafia.

Saudi beheads Syrian for drug smuggling

Saudi authorities beheaded a Syrian man today after he was convicted of trafficking drugs into the ultra-conservative kingdom, the interior ministry said.

SA woman held for bid to smuggle drugs at airport

A South African woman was today arrested from Mumbai international airport for allegedly trying to smuggle out 26 kgs of methaqualone drugs valued about Rs 13 crore, a Customs official said.

Drug smuggling attempt foiled in Abu Dhabi

Customs inspectors at the Abu Dhabi airport have foiled an attempt by two Asian passengers to smuggle a large quantity of cannabis seeds into the UAE.

DRI busts drug smuggling syndicate in Delhi

DRI has unearthed an International drug smuggling syndicate.Cigarettes used in rave parties worth more than Rs 3 crore have been seized.

CBI probes if arrested Goa cop stole seized drugs

The CBI, which has arrested former
Goa police officer Sunil Guddler in the drug mafia-police
nexus case, is probing if he stole drugs from the police
godown.

Afghan border police chief jailed over drug smuggling

A former Afghan police general
was jailed for 10 years and fined USD 14,000 on Tuesday for helping
drug traffickers smuggle opium across the country into Iran.

Two smugglers held with 11,000 drug capsules

Two narcotic smugglers have been arrested and 11,000 capsules containing banned drugs were recovered from their possession here, police said today.

China set to execute British man for drug smuggling: Officials

Britain will intensify pressure
on China to show clemency for a British man set to he executed
this month for drug smuggling, voicing alarm over his case,
officials said.