Cambodia jails three foreigners for smuggling heroin

A Cambodian court sentenced three foreigners from Australia, France and Nigeria to between 23 and 27 years in prison today for attempted heroin smuggling.

May 28, 2014, 13:43 PM IST

Narcotics worth Rs 100 cr seized, 4 arrested

A big haul of narcotics, including 21 kg heroin, worth around Rs 100 crore in street market has been seized and four persons were arrested by the Special Cell of Delhi Police.

May 25, 2014, 20:12 PM IST

Heroin seizure: Probe agencies question eight Gujarati sailors

Eight sailors from Jodiya were questioned jointly by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI), Intelligence Bureau and the Gujarat police for their alleged involvement in connection with the seizure of Rs 1,600 crore worth heroin.

May 04, 2014, 23:49 PM IST

Peaches Geldof`s death: Police launch inquiry into drug supply

British police have launched a criminal inquiry into the death of Peaches Geldof after it emerged that heroin was likely to have played a part in the death of the 25-year-old model and columnist.

May 02, 2014, 19:36 PM IST

BSF kills Pakistani smuggler, recovers eight kg heroin

BSF troopers killed a Pakistani smuggler and recovered eight kg of heroin following a shootout in Punjab`s Amritsar sector, a BSF officer said Wednesday.

Apr 16, 2014, 17:52 PM IST

Acupuncture normalizes brain structure following heroin relapse

Researchers have found that the structure of the ventral tegmental area in heroin relapse patients gradually normalizes after acupuncture treatment.

Apr 11, 2014, 15:57 PM IST

Heroin worth Rs 50 crore recovered from border village of Rajatal

BSF on Monday recovered ten kg heroin with a street value of Rs 50 crore from the border village of Rajatal.

Feb 24, 2014, 11:12 AM IST

BSF recovers heroin valued Rs.100 crore in Punjab

Border Security Force (BSF) troopers Tuesday morning recovered 20 kg of heroin, valued at Rs 100 crore in the international market, BSF officials said here.

Feb 04, 2014, 19:39 PM IST

20 kg heroin seized along Pak border

BSF personnel seized 20 kg of heroin valued Rs 100 crore in the international market after an encounter with smugglers on the Indo-Pak border in Punjab`s Amritsar district, officials said.

Feb 04, 2014, 15:31 PM IST

Heroin found in Hoffman`s apartment: Official

Investigators confirmed Monday that heroin was found in the New York apartment of Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who died of a suspected drugs overdose.

Feb 04, 2014, 05:11 AM IST

Heroin worth 10 cr recovered along Indo-Pak border

Heroin, worth Rs 10 crore in the international market, was recovered by the BSF along the Indo-Pak border in Jammu district, an official said on Friday.

Feb 01, 2014, 00:38 AM IST

Three women held for heroin smuggling in Mizoram

Three women were arrested here with 17.5 gm of heroin in possession, the narcotics department officials said Saturday.

Jan 25, 2014, 16:38 PM IST

Narcotic smuggling hits new high along India-Pakistan border

Narcotic smuggling appears to have touched dizzying levels across the India-Pakistan frontier with the Border Security Force having recorded its highest seizure of drugs in recent years, netting over 322 kg of heroin in 2013.

Jan 02, 2014, 13:17 PM IST

Drug peddler held; heroin seized

An alleged drug peddler was arrested with 260 gram heroin meant to be consumed during new year parties in the national capital.

Dec 26, 2013, 21:29 PM IST

Heroin worth Rs 25 crore seized, 3 held

Six-kg of heroin worth Rs 25 crore was seized and three persons, allegedly members of an international drug syndicate, were arrested in this connection.

Nov 29, 2013, 22:01 PM IST

Taiwan makes island`s biggest heroin bust in 20 years

Taiwan police said on Sunday they had cracked a major drug ring, confiscating 229 kilograms of heroin in their biggest seizure of the drug for 20 years.

Nov 17, 2013, 17:18 PM IST

Four drug peddlers nabbed in Punjab

Four drug peddlers, including a woman, have been arrested and 76 kg of poppy husk and 50 gram of heroin was recovered from their possession in separate cases by the police.

Nov 02, 2013, 13:41 PM IST

24 kg heroin recovered in Punjab, four held

The SSOC of Punjab Police arrested four men and recovered 24 kg of heroin estimated to be valued at Rs.120 crore ($19.5 million) on the international market.

Oct 29, 2013, 00:20 AM IST

Three Pak smugglers shot dead; drug worth Rs 120 cr seized

Three Pakistani smugglers, carrying 24 kg of heroin worth Rs 120 crore in the international market, were shot dead by BSF on the Indo-Pak border as they were trying to sneak into Indian territory, BSF officials said here on Saturday.

Oct 26, 2013, 11:49 AM IST

5 kg heroin seized from toilet of PIA`s London-bound flight

Pakistan`s Custom Drug Enforcement officials on Friday seized five kilograms of heroin hidden in the toilet of a PIA`s London-bound flight from Karachi.

Oct 18, 2013, 14:26 PM IST