Heroin

Shocking: Woman accused of injecting 14-year-old daughter with heroin

A suburban Philadelphia woman repeatedly injected her 14-year-old daughter and another teen with heroin, even tying a string around their arms to isolate their veins, prosecutors said Monday.

Oct 06, 2015, 23:35 PM IST

23 kg heroin worth Rs 115 crores recovered in Amritsar

A joint team of Border Security Force (BSF) and Customs officials have recovered 23 kilogram heroin worth Rs 115 crores in the international market at Tehkala border outpost of Amritsar Sector.

Sep 19, 2015, 09:28 AM IST

BSF recovers heroin worth Rs.30 crore in Punjab

Border Security Force (BSF) troopers recovered six kg of heroin along the India-Pakistan border in the Amritsar sector, a BSF official said on Sunday.

Sep 06, 2015, 18:57 PM IST

Heroin worth Rs 20 cr seized from border area in Punjab

Security forces have seized four packets of heroin, estimated worth Rs 20 crore in international market, in Ferozepur sector along the International Border in the wee hours on Monday.

Aug 31, 2015, 18:01 PM IST

Manny Pacquiao to visit death row Filipina in Indonesia

Boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao said he will visit a Filipina on death row in Indonesia on Friday and also plans to raise her case with President Joko Widodo.

Jul 08, 2015, 19:25 PM IST

British Police ends Peaches Geldof heroin inquiry

The drug dealer who supplied Peaches Geldof, the daughter of legendary musician Bob Geldof, with the heroin that killed her last year may never be known after the British Police ended its investigation into her death, saying they had "exhausted all lines of inquiry".

Jul 03, 2015, 20:09 PM IST

Thai forces shoot dead seven drug suspects

Thai forces have shot dead seven suspected drug smugglers and seized six bags of heroin after a firefight near the Myanmar border, an official said, in the latest clash over narcotics in the remote region.

Jul 03, 2015, 15:20 PM IST

Zambian national arrested with narcotics in Punjab

A Zambian national, studying in a private university in Maheru village here, was arrested for allegedly possessing narcotics, police said on Saturday.

Jun 27, 2015, 20:12 PM IST

36 grams heroin seized from woman in Manipur

 A woman was arrested for possessing 36 grams of heroin from Khudengthabi check post by Assam Rifles personnel during firsking and checking in Chandel district of Manipur, a defence release said on Monday.

Jun 22, 2015, 11:39 AM IST

Singapore says men shot, caught near summit were alleged drug dealers

Two Singaporeans arrested after a deadly encounter with police outside a hotel where Pentagon chief Ashton Carter was staying were alleged heroin traffickers, officials said Monday. 

Jun 01, 2015, 14:16 PM IST

Nigeria court orders release of politician wanted in US on heroin charge

A Nigerian court on Tuesday ordered narcotics agents to release a prominent politician wanted in the United States on trafficking charges, in an apparent reprieve for the accused heroin kingpin. 

May 26, 2015, 22:23 PM IST

Heroin worth over Rs 12 cr recovered in J&K

 Police have recovered 2.5 kg heroin worth Rs 12.5 crore in the international market and Rs 4.49 lakh cash in Khour border belt of the district.

May 22, 2015, 13:53 PM IST

Nigerian among seven arrested in Punjab with heroin

 Seven people, including a New Delhi-based Nigerian, were arrested while smuggling five kg of heroin, cash and foreign currency, police in Punjab`s Jalandhar said on Saturday.

May 16, 2015, 22:00 PM IST

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.

May 12, 2015, 22:56 PM IST

Large haul of heroin from Nigerian in Delhi

In one of the biggest seizures of heroin in recent times, eight kg of the drug worth Rs 40 crore in the international market has been recovered from a Nigerian who has been arrested.

May 07, 2015, 14:37 PM IST

Drug seizure: Cops register case against eight Pak nationals

Nearly a week after a boat carrying 232 kilogram of narcotics were seized and eight Pakistani crew were apprehended by Coast Guard off Gujarat coast, Mumbai police on Sunday registered a case against the crew.

Apr 26, 2015, 23:06 PM IST

Heroin worth Rs 6.25 crore seized, five arrested

 Five persons were arrested and 1.25 kg of heroin worth Rs 6.25 crore in the international market was recovered from their possession here on Thursday, police said.

Apr 16, 2015, 20:15 PM IST

Alleged dealer of deadly heroin surrenders in Amsterdam

A man suspected of selling heroin disguised as cocaine that killed three British tourists in Amsterdam has turned himself in, police said on Tuesday.

Apr 07, 2015, 14:40 PM IST

Pakistani smuggler shot dead near border in Amritsar; heroin worth Rs 120 cr seized

A Pakistani smuggler, carrying 24 kg heroin, was on Saturday shot dead by the BSF near Indo-Pak border village of Ajnala in Amritsar.

Mar 28, 2015, 15:59 PM IST

BSF recovers 10 kg heroin in Punjab

Border Security Force (BSF) troopers recovered 10 kg of heroin along the India-Pakistan border in the Amritsar sector, a BSF spokesman said on Tuesday.

Mar 04, 2015, 00:55 AM IST