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Oct 05, 2016
Serving IAF officer, Bengaluru scientist arrested for running multi-state drug racketNCB seized 221 Kg of amphetamine drug from research scientist Venkata Rama Rao and later IAF Wing Commander G Rajasekhara Reddy was arrested based on inputs provided by Rao and his aides.
Aug 21, 2016
Duterte threatens to pull Philippines out of UN over criticism of his war on drugsPresident Rodrigo Duterte threatened on Sunday to withdraw the Philippines from the United Nations, as he launched another profanity-laced tirade against the organisation for criticising his war on crime.
Jul 13, 2016
Hand-crafted footballs struggle to stay in the game in MexicoFor 50 years, hand-stitching footballs has been the livelihood of Mexicans from the small town of Chichihualco, in the impoverished Guerrero mountains
Jul 01, 2016
Philippines Prez Rodrigo Duterte urges people to kill drug addictsPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday urged communist rebels to start killing drug traffickers, adding another layer to a controversial war on crime in which he has warned thousands will die.
Jan 25, 2016
Saudi Arabia executions reach 53 in single monthSaudi Arabia on Monday executed a Saudi tribesman convicted of murder, the interior ministry said, raising the number of death sentences carried out by the kingdom in January to 53.
Jan 17, 2016
West Bengal: Security forces destroy over 700 acres of poppy in MaldaSecurity agencies have undertaken a massive drive and destroyed poppy crop spread in about 700 acres in the border town of Malda along the Indo-Bangladesh border.
Apr 30, 2015
Schizophrenic Brazilian executed in Indonesia was unaware of reality till end, says witnessA Brazilian man executed in Indonesia for drug trafficking who was diagnosed with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder did not understand what was happening to him until his final moments
Feb 24, 2015
Indonesia court dismisses Australian drug traffickers plea to avoid death rowAn Indonesian court today dismissed a bid by two Australian drug traffickers on death row to avoid execution by challenging the president's rejection of their pleas for clemency.
Feb 16, 2015
Indonesia moving 2 Aussies, 5 other foreigners for executionIndonesian officials said on Monday that eight convicted drug smugglers, including seven foreigners, would be transferred to a prison island this week for imminent execution despite international appeals for clemency.
Jan 05, 2015
Pakistan terror boat: The smuggling theory does not hold much weightThe Pak boat that was sunk by the Coast Guard may have merely been carrying drugs or diesel, said some reports. But these theories are even less plausible than the version put out by the coast guard.