Sugar more addictive than drugs

Sugar has been branded more addictive than heroin, according to a new study.

Jul 27, 2013, 15:00 PM IST

Vietnam sentences 5 to death for dealing heroin

State media say a Vietnamese court has sentenced five people to death for dealing heroin, lengthening the country`s list of condemned criminals even as it struggles to obtain the chemicals needed to execute them.

Jul 16, 2013, 10:51 AM IST

Heroin worth Rs 40 crore seized at Indo-Pak border

Heroin worth Rs 40 crore in the international black market was on Thursday seized at the Indo-Pak border by the Border Security Force.

Jul 11, 2013, 20:29 PM IST

British parents jailed over heroin death of their toddler son

British couple has been sentenced up to six years in jail for killing their 23-month-old son after allowing the toddler to take a heroin overdose.

Jul 04, 2013, 19:52 PM IST

Badal asks Afghan govt to stop smuggling of heroin

Punjab Chief Minister Prakash Singh Badal today asked Afghanistan government to stop the smuggling of heroin into Punjab.

May 20, 2013, 20:56 PM IST

Heroin worth Rs 1 cr seized in Silchar

At least 550 grams of heroin, worth an estimated Rs one crore in the street market, was seized by BSF from two persons in a hotel in Assam`s Silchar town on Sunday, official sources said.

May 12, 2013, 08:52 AM IST

Sudhakaran case transferred to another NDPS court

Principal Court for Narcotic Drugs transferred heroin possession case against CM Jayalalithaa`s foster son VN Sudhakaran to another court,after deferring judgment thrice following receipt of telegram.

May 06, 2013, 23:41 PM IST

Six sent to jail for possession of Rs 1.5 crore worth heroin in Meerut

Six youths were arrested and 1.5 kg of heroin, worth Rs 1.5 crore in the international market, was recovered from their possession, police said.

May 04, 2013, 12:51 PM IST

Handicapped man jailed for 10 yrs for possessing 5 kgs of heroin

A 36-year-old handicapped man has been sentenced to a 10-year jail term for possessing five kgs of heroin by a Delhi court which took a lenient view as he has "huge family responsibility".

Apr 26, 2013, 18:46 PM IST

Heroin worth Rs 1 crore recovered near LoC in Jammu

Heroine worth Rs one crore in the international market was recovered along Indo-Pak border by security forces in Akhnoor belt of the district, police said on Monday.

Apr 22, 2013, 11:51 AM IST

Heroin worth Rs 1 cr seized from man

Heroin worth Rs one crore in the international market was seized on Saturday from a man at a bus stand at Paramakudi, 60 km from here, police said.

Apr 20, 2013, 15:38 PM IST

BSF seizes heroin worth Rs 95 crore at Indo-Pak border

The Border Security Force (BSF) is reported to have seized heroin worth Rs 95 crores at the Indo-Pakistan border.

Apr 16, 2013, 09:11 AM IST

Russell Brand credits meditation for cleaning up mess in life

Russell Brand has said that meditation helped him to get over his divorce from his wife Katy Perry and his heroin and alcohol addiction.

Apr 04, 2013, 16:39 PM IST

Heroin worth around Rs 10 cr seized, three held in Delhi

Heroin valued at around Rs 10 crore in international market was seized from various places in the national capital and three persons were arrested in this connection, police said on Sunday.

Mar 31, 2013, 23:13 PM IST

Drug haul recovery to the tune of Rs 484 cr: Punjab Police

Punjab Police on Sunday claimed that the value of drugs seized from alleged NRI narcotics dealer Anoop Singh Kahlon`s house was to the tune of Rs 484 crore.

Mar 31, 2013, 22:28 PM IST

Heroin worth Rs 3.75 cr seized near Indo-Pak border

The Border Security Force on Thursday seized 750 gm of heroin valued at Rs 3.75 crore in the international market and arrested a person in this connection near the Indo-Pak border here.

Mar 14, 2013, 19:43 PM IST

Afghan authorities seize 23 tons heroin, morphine

Afghan officials say counter-narcotics teams have seized roughly 23 tons of heroin and morphine and other chemicals in a helicopter raid.

Mar 12, 2013, 20:58 PM IST

7 kg heroin recovered in Gurdaspur sector: BSF

The Border Security Force on Monday recovered 7 kg of heroin from Gurdaspur sector early Monday morning.

Mar 11, 2013, 14:53 PM IST

Heroin valued at Rs 3 cr seized

Police on Monday seized 3.5 kgs heroin valued at Rs 3 crore in the international blackmarket from Bihar`s Araria district and arrested one person in this connection.

Feb 11, 2013, 23:26 PM IST

BSF seizes heroin on Indo-Pak border

The BSF on Tuesday seized 10 kilogram of heroin on the Indo-Pak border, estimated to be around Rs 50 crore in the international market.

Jan 22, 2013, 15:57 PM IST