Heroin

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

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