Heroin

Brazilian woman, Afghan man with 155 drug capsules in stomach held in Delhi

Anti-narcotics sleuths have detained a Brazilian woman and an Afghani national for allegedly "swallowing" contraband capsules and acting as couriers for some high-quality party drugs during the new year in the national capital.

Jan 06, 2017, 19:57 PM IST

Staggering 51 tonnes of drugs including heroin and cocaine worth $239 mn torched in Pakistan

A staggering 51 tonnes of drugs, including heroin and cocaine, were burnt by the Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) in Rawalpindi on Thursday.

Dec 15, 2016, 18:24 PM IST

Drug trafficker held in Delhi

A drug trafficker was arrested here and 500 gm of heroin valued at Rs 50 lakh was seized from him, police said on Tuesday.

Sep 28, 2016, 00:49 AM IST

Opioid users may find babies less cute

Coming on the heels of the infamous 'heroin' picture that showed a US grandmother passing out from an apparent heroin overdose -- while her four-year-old grandson sat in the back seat, a new study has found that opioid dependence affects how 'cute' we perceive images of children to be.

Sep 20, 2016, 23:05 PM IST

BSF seizes 8 kg heroin, China-made pistol at Punjab border

The Border Security Force (BSF) has seized eight kg heroin at the India-Pakistan border in Punjab's Abohar sector, an official said on Thursday.

Sep 01, 2016, 23:44 PM IST

Man held with heroin in Jammu

Mohmmad Taj, a resident of border district of Poonch            , was arrested with 10 grams of heroin.

Aug 25, 2016, 01:36 AM IST

Four kg heroin seized in Punjab

The Border Security Force has recovered four kg heroin along the India-Pakistan border in Punjab's Amritsar sector, an official said on Sunday.

Aug 21, 2016, 20:22 PM IST

Myanmarese woman held with 84 gm of heroin worth Rs 8 lakh in Aizawl

A Myanmarese woman was arrested for allegedly carrying 84 grams of heroin in Zemabawk area, near here, police said on Tuesday.

Jul 05, 2016, 12:59 PM IST

Myanmar national held for smuggling heroin

A 27-year-old Mayanmar national was arrested in connection with the seizure of 420 gms of heroin here, police said today.

Jun 27, 2016, 13:17 PM IST

Border Security Force recovers heroin valued at Rs 10 crores in Jammu

More arrests are likely as the investigations progress

May 14, 2016, 01:57 AM IST

America witnesses surge in deaths caused by overdose of drug more stronger than heroin

10 people died over a period of 12 days from drug overdose in the Sacramento area.

Apr 07, 2016, 14:31 PM IST

Heroin seized in Mizoram

 Mizoram Excise and Narcotics department officials have seized 104 gm of heroin, worth about Rs 3.5 lakh from a person in Aizawl yesterday

Feb 18, 2016, 14:23 PM IST

DNA: How Pakistan's ISI is spreading drug addiction in Punjab

Pakistan's ISI is supplying drugs and spreading drug addiction in Punjab. Check out our balance sheet of drug addiction in Punjab.

Jan 15, 2016, 23:19 PM IST

Pakistan smuggles drugs worth Rs 7,500 crore into Punjab every year: AIIMS report

Notably, nearly all of the heroin enters India over the Pakistan border, and by the smugglers backed by Pakistan's ISI.

Jan 15, 2016, 12:40 PM IST

Saudi executes Pakistani heroin smuggler

Saudi Arabia on Tuesday executed a convicted Pakistani heroin smuggler, adding to a toll which rights group Amnesty International says is the kingdom`s highest in two decades.

Dec 08, 2015, 18:15 PM IST

BSF recovers 21 kg heroin along Pakistan border in Punjab

The BSF also recovered one pistol and ammunition from the area.

Nov 21, 2015, 19:11 PM IST

Heroin worth Rs 10 crore seized along Indo-Pak border

BSF jawans recovered two packets of heroin in Firozpur sector along the Indo-Pak border.

Nov 20, 2015, 01:02 AM IST

Heroin worth Rs 110 crore seized at Indo-Pak border

22 packets of heroin, worth Rs 110 crore in the street market, were seized along the India-Pakistan border near Bahadurke check-post in Abohar sector today, a BSF official said.

Oct 27, 2015, 01:07 AM IST

Confirmed! Cheese is as addictive as drugs

The key to cheese addiction is an ingredient called casein which is found in cheese and releases opiates called casomorphins. 

Oct 24, 2015, 10:28 AM IST

6 kg heroin seized near Indo-Pak border

Six kg of heroin, having street value of Rs 30 crore, was seized by BSF personnel.

Oct 12, 2015, 15:02 PM IST