Police arrest Suriname president's foster son in robbery

 A foster son of President Desi Bouterse has been arrested for his alleged participation in a botched armed robbery that resulted in two people being killed and five wounded, Suriname police said.

China deploys radars, drones on borders to curb infiltration?

Many border areas have deployed an integrated frontier monitoring system consisting of advanced radars and unmanned aerial vehicles.

Drug abuse threat to national security: Rajnath Singh

Drug abuse was a serious threat not only to public health but also to national security, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said here on Wednesday.

Saudi executes Pakistani for drug trafficking

Saudi authorities executed a Pakistani man on Sunday for attempting to smuggle drugs into the ultra-conservative kingdom, the interior ministry said.

Afghan army general accused of drug trafficking

 Afghan police have detained an army general accused of smuggling nearly 20 kg (44 lb) of heroin, police and defence officials said on Wednesday. 

Declare non-involvement in drug trafficking: SC judge to lawmakers

To check the menace of drug trafficking, a Supreme Court judge on Saturday asked elected representatives to file an affidavit stating that they are not involved in the racket.

The Kenyan Connection: Drug bust exposes new heroin route

When a crack unit of Kenyan narco cops raided a Mombasa villa in November, after an eight-month undercover US investigation, it marked a step change in Africa`s fight against drug trafficking.

Singapore shooting incident accused charged with drug trafficking

Two suspects involved in a shooting incident near a hotel in Singapore where an international defence and security conference was being held were today charged with heroin trafficking by a court here.

Three youth, including an MBA, held for drug peddling

Three youth, including an MBA from Singapore, were arrested for alleged drug trafficking after 275 gm of 'Amphetamine', a banned drug worth Rs 30 lakh, was recovered from them.

Saudi beheads 88th person, exceeding last year`s total

 The number of people beheaded in Saudi Arabia this year overtook the total for all of 2014 on Tuesday, despite activists` concerns that trials are not conducted fairly.

Son of former Honduran president arrested in Haiti and sent to US

Haitian and US authorities have arrested the son of the former president of Honduras and sent him to New York where he faces drug trafficking charges, the government of Honduras said.

Three Yemenis beheaded in Saudi, 83 executions in 2015

Saudi Arabia beheaded three Yemenis for drug trafficking on Wednesday, bringing to 83 the number of executions in little more than four months, compared with 87 all of last year.

President of Maldives to visit Pakistan this week

Maldives president Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom will embark on his first state visit to Pakistan this week during which the two countries will sign a number of agreements to combat drug trafficking and promote cooperation in education and health sectors.

Saudi beheads Pakistani for drug trafficking

Saudi Arabia beheaded a Pakistani convicted of drug smuggling on Friday, the 73rd execution in the kingdom so far this year.

Australian mum faces death penalty as Malaysia confirms drug

An Australian woman faces a possible death sentence for drug trafficking in Malaysia after a prosecutor said on Thursday a chemist`s report confirmed the substance found in her bag was crystal methamphetamine.

Brazilian executed in Indonesia unaware what was happening until end: Witness

A Brazilian man executed in Indonesia for drug trafficking who was diagnosed with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder did not understand what was happening to him until his final moments, a priest assigned as his spiritual adviser told Australia`s ABC radio on Thursday. 

Criminal gang of foreigners busted in China

 Chinese police has cracked down on a criminal gang run by foreigners dubbed as "Freedom Fighters" by arresting its 18 members allegedly involved in several cases of drug trafficking and robbery.

Sons to reunite with Filipina maid on death rown in Indonesia

The two young sons of a Philippine maid on death row for drug trafficking in Indonesia will fly out Thursday for a feared final reunion, the government said as it mounted a last-ditch campaign to save her.

Saudi beheaded for drug trafficking

Saudi Arabia beheaded a citizen for drug trafficking on Monday raising to 57 the number of executions it has carried out so far this year.

Philippines vows legal fight to save Filipina in Indonesia

The Philippines will "exhaust all possible legal means" to save a Filipina who is on death row in Indonesia after being convicted of drug trafficking, the foreign ministry said Friday.