Smuggling Racket
India  /  Published 15.07.20

Gold: minister explains call

A senior bureaucrat who has been removed in the aftermath of the Kerala gold smuggling case and a minister had been in touch with some of the prime accused around a month before the crime, leaked call...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 14.07.20

Gold: fake stamps used, not 'diplomatic baggage'

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has informed a court that the gold smuggling racket in Kerala busted last week had used fake stamps and stickers of the UAE government to make the cargo look li...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 08.07.20

Gold scandal claims officer

The Kerala government on Tuesday removed senior IAS officer M. Sivasankar from his official positions after it was reported that he was in contact with a suspect in a gold smuggling racket that operat...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

North East  /  Published 04.03.20

RPF seizes gold, silver at Guwahati railway station

The RPF seized at least 10 cartons containing huge amount of cash along with gold and silver ornaments at Guwahati railway station here on Tuesday.The incident took place when unidentified persons cam...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati

India  /  Published 09.12.19

‘Ruthless’ action call

Union home minister Amit Shah has asked the border-guarding paramilitary forces to form teams to take “ruthless” action against smuggling with help from local police, customs and the Intelligence ...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 22.09.19

India's tangible heritage is in peril

What is old is often worth its weight in gold. Unsurprisingly, antiquities are among the top five most smuggled goods in the world. India is a treasure trove of such ancient artefacts. Ironically, in ...
By The Editorial Board in

West Bengal  /  Published 16.09.19

Pangolin fatal attraction

Repeated seizures of pangolins from Bengal over the past few months point to the emergence of Bengal as a key transit route for the smuggling of the world’s most trafficked animal, wildlife official...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.09.19

Section 144 along border to stop smuggling

The Malda administration has clamped dusk-to-dawn prohibitory orders under CrPC Section 144 along the India-Bangladesh border in the district to prevent smuggling and infiltration, which have been on ...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

India  /  Published 13.07.19

Abandoned packet containing gold bar triggers bomb scare at IGI Airport

The Delhi airport witnessed some anxious moments on Saturday after a packet, containing a gold bar, kept unclaimed in a bathroom triggered a bomb scare, officials said. The officials said that someone...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 24.06.19

Assam now free of syndicates: Patowary

Assam cabinet minister Chandra Mohan Patowary on Monday said 100 people have been arrested for their alleged involvement in the coal syndicate and 55 for smuggling cattle to Bangladesh this year alone...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati


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