Drug Trafficking
World  /  Published 27.04.22

Singapore executes Indian-origin Malaysian drug trafficker

Nagaenthran Dharmalingam, a mentally disabled Indian-origin Malaysian man found guilty of drug trafficking, was executed in Singapore on Wednesday, his family said, after a court dismissed a last-ditc...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Singapore

Opinion  /  Published 14.04.22

New hurdle: Juvenile justice

It is unusual to find burglary and robbery more heinous than giving children liquor or drugs, employing them for begging, and selling or procuring them, although not for trafficking or prostitution. Y...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 11.11.21

Hands-off call on Afghanistan

The Delhi Declaration on Afghanistan, adopted at the third Regional Security Dialogue hosted by India here on Wednesday, called for non-interference in the war-ravaged country’s internal affairs...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 16.07.21

CM cites Udta Punjab, vows drug fight

Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has cited the drug trafficking problem portrayed in the film Udta Punjab to convey the gravity of the situation triggered by the transit of drugs through his s...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 08.07.21

Sarma directs cops to ensure speedy trial

Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has directed the officers-in-charge of all police stations in the state to file chargesheets in all pending rape, murder, drug trafficking and arms cases withi...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


World  /  Published 25.09.20

‘Injustice’ backlash in US

In announcing the grand jury’s conclusions, Kentucky attorney-general Daniel Cameron said the panel had declined to bring any charges against two of the three white policemen who fired into Tayl...
By Reuters in Louisville

West Bengal  /  Published 12.09.20

Drug peddling cuffs on three

The Narcotics Control Bureau has arrested three men, including a pharmacy owner, for allegedly peddling drugs across the city and sending consignments abroad. Sources said the NCB had received inform...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

India  /  Published 03.09.20

CPM leader’s son tied to drug-bust suspect

The son of the state secretary of the ruling CPM in Kerala has said he knew well one of the suspects arrested in a Bangalore drug bust. The confirmation by Bineesh Kodiyeri, the son of CPM state secr...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 21.07.20

Odisha sees rise in drug trafficking cases

Drug trafficking, especially the trade in brown sugar, has shown a significant increase in Odisha since the outbreak of corona pandemic which has forced a large number of people to stay indoors. Huge...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

North East  /  Published 04.05.20

Plea to curb drug menace

The residents of Tinsukia district urged Assam police on Monday to take strong measures to curb the drug menace across the state.Different organisations and students on Monday while praising the polic...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma


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