21 cows, buffaloes being smuggled to Kerala seized

 Police on Saturday seized 21 head of cattle, including cows and buffaloes, being smuggled in a lorry to Kerala from Karnataka, in the wee hours on Saturday.

Two 'red sanders' smugglers held; wood worth Rs 6 crore seized

 Two suspected red sanders smugglers were on Saturday arrested from the district and 126 logs of wood worth Rs six crore in the international market were recovered from them, police said.

Men caught from Pak boat carrying heroin weren't smugglers: Mumbai Police

The eight men, who were apprehended by Indian Coast Guard and Navy from a Pakistani boat off Gujarat coast last month along with herion, were not smugglers themselves, Mumbai police said on Tuesday.

Rohingya migrants plead for rescue on stricken vessel: Activist

 Hundreds of starving migrants have pleaded for urgent rescue after they were abandoned by smugglers on a boat in waters believed to be near both Thailand and Malaysia, an activist said Tuesday.

Pakistani boat with eight suspected smugglers detained

Indian Navy along with the officials of Coast Guard on Monday evening detained three boats between the Jakhau and Porbandar ports here, on charges of suspected smuggling. One of them is allegedly a Pakistani boat.

Pakistani boat with eight suspected smugglers intercepted off Porbandar coast
Pakistani boat with eight suspected smugglers intercepted off Porbandar coast

Indian Navy along with the officials of Coast Guard, during a joint operation, on Monday detained three boats between the Jakhau and Porbandar ports here, on charges of suspected smuggling. One of them is allegedly a Pakistani boat.

Hyderabad HC poses queries to Andhra cops on smugglers death

The Hyderabad High Court on Friday sought to know if Andhra Pradesh Police have registered a case of unnatural death in connection with the killing of 20 people in a police operation in Chittoor district.

Andhra Pradesh encounter: Bodies to be preserved till April 17, says HC

The Madras High Court Friday extended the time for preserving the bodies of six persons, gunned down in an encounter in the Seshachalam forests of Andhra Pradesh, till April 17, but refused to pass any order on re-postmortem.

CITU demands judicial probe into Chittoor killings

 Terming the killing of 20 alleged red sander smugglers in Andhra Pradesh as "heinous" and "inhuman", the Centre of Indian Trade Unions CITU) has demanded a judicial probe into the matter and sought adequate compensation for kin of the victims of "police brutality".

Centre seeks report from AP govt on killing of 20 people

In the midst of a raging controversy over the killing of 20 alleged red sanders smugglers in the state, the Centre on Wednesday sought a report from Andhra Pradesh government about the incident which created an uproar in neighbouring Tamil Nadu.

Magisterial probe ordered into 'police encounter' killing of 20 sanders smugglers

A magisterial inquiry has been ordered by the Chittoor District Collector into the "police encounter" in which 20 alleged red sanders smugglers were shot dead in Seshachalam hill ranges in Andhra Pradesh.

7 animal smugglers held in Raj; 8 cows, 35 buffaloes rescued

Seven animal smugglers were arrested and eight cows and thirty-five buffaloes were rescued from Alwar and Bharatpur areas of the state in separate incidents, police said today.

2 BSF personnel injured in attack by smugglers in West Bengal

Two BSF personnel were critically injured after they were attacked by a group of smugglers on the Indo-Bangla border near here, BSF sources said on Saturday.

Pak boat occupants were terrorists, not smugglers: Manohar Parrikar

Seeking to put to rest all speculation over the Pakistani “terror boat”, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday debunked the suggestion that it was a smugglers' vessel and those on board were not terrorists.

Italian coastguard says 900 migrants saved from catastrophe

Italy`s coastguard said Wednesday it had narrowly averted a catastrophe after people smugglers set a cargo ship with 900 people on board on a collision course with the country`s rocky southern shoreline.

Cattle smugglers fire at members of cow protection group in Faridabad

Suspected cow smugglers allegedly opened fire on members of a cow protection group and some policemen at Ballabgarh here.

Punjab Police arrest three smugglers

Punjab Police arrested three smugglers in Tarn Taran district and recovered two kg heroin from their possession, police said on Thursday.

Eight quintal ganja seized, six smugglers held in Bihar

The Special Task Force (STF) and district police today seized eight quintal ganja valued at Rs 20 lakh and arrested six smugglers of an inter-state gang in Bihar`s Bhagalpur district, police said.

Smugglers kill six soldiers in gunbattle: Egypt

Egyptian security officials say smugglers have killed six army border guards, including an officer, in a gunbattle in the remote southwest of the country.

AP: Police fires in air as red sander smugglers attack cops

A group of red sander smugglers attacked a police team with stones in Mamanduru forests in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh prompting them to fire in the air.