Heroin

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

Heroin worth Rs 20 crore seized from Indo-Pak border

Heroin worth Rs 20 crore in the international market was today seized from the India-Pakistan border at Ferozpur sector by the Border Security Force here.

Mar 03, 2015, 01:52 AM IST

Heroin worth Rs 1 crore seized in Uttarakhand; accused arrested

A man was arrested here on charges of illegal drug trafficking after a parcel of 10 grams of heroin worth nearly Rs one crore in the international market was seized from his possession.

Mar 02, 2015, 13:58 PM IST

Woman gets 7 yrs in jail for possessing heroin

A woman, held guilty of possessing 500 grams heroin, has been sentenced to seven years in jail by a Delhi court which noted that the prosecution succeeded in proving the charges against her despite absence of any public witnesses.

Feb 22, 2015, 09:46 AM IST

Sri Lanka probes political links to drug kingpin

 Sri Lanka`s police said on Tuesday they were investigating whether a man who confessed to smuggling over 1,000 kilos of heroin to the island over three years had political protection.

Jan 27, 2015, 21:32 PM IST

Delhi: Man found with 500 grams heroin gets 10 yrs jail, to pay Rs 1L fine

 A man has been sentenced to ten years rigorous imprisonment for possessing 500 grams of heroin by a Delhi court which said non-joining of public witnesses does not become a ground for acquittal.

Jan 21, 2015, 12:23 PM IST

Third Pakistani beheaded in Saudi Arabia this year

Saudi Arabia on Monday beheaded a convicted Pakistani heroin smuggler, the third person from his country executed for the crime this year.

Jan 19, 2015, 19:26 PM IST

361 kg of drugs seized along IB in 2014: BSF

Drugs worth Rs 1,805 crore were seized by security forces along the India-Pakistan border in Punjab in 2014, officials said.

Jan 11, 2015, 20:13 PM IST

BSF seizes heroin worth Rs.15 crore near Amritsar

The Border Security Force (BSF) Sunday seized three kg of heroin, valued at Rs.15 crore in the international market, from the Amritsar sector of the India-Pakistan border, an official said.

Dec 29, 2014, 00:04 AM IST

Two arrested, heroin worth Rs 3 cr seized in UP

Three kg heroin, worth Rs three crore in the international market, was seized and two narcotics smugglers were arrested, police said on Saturday.

Dec 27, 2014, 15:11 PM IST