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Mar 03, 2019
Political parties use drug menace in Punjab as perennial election fodder, but none have any solution to offerPunjab has been plagued by a drug menace for years, with political parties bringing up the problem at every election rally but with no solutions.
Feb 13, 2019
Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman gets life in prison by New York jury for running drug-smuggling operationThe prosecution’s case against El Chapo, a roughly 5-and-a-half-foot figure whose nickname translates to “Shorty,” included the testimony of several turncoats and other witnesses.
Jul 14, 2018
Deaths in Punjab due to drug menace give Congress sleepless nights, with no easy solution in sightAt least 23 drug-related deaths were reported in Punjab in June.
May 18, 2017
Pakistan offers to help UK in probing heroin seizure on PIA flight at HeathrowDrug smuggling is never one-sided, a senior Pakistani official said as Islamabad offered to assist British authorities in a probe into the alleged seizure of heroin on a PIA plane at Heathrow airport.
Jul 29, 2016
Arvind Kejriwal vows to arrest Majithia for alleged drug tradeDelhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday pledged to arrest Punjab Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia after six months for alleged drug smuggling
Jan 18, 2016
Decoding Malda violence: Unrest was more than communal incident, it was narco mafia's message to copsThe clinching reason behind the violent eruption in Kaliachak block of West Bengal's Malda district has come to the forefront 15 days after the unrest.
Jan 05, 2016
Lessons from Pathankot: Stop pointing fingers at BSF; Punjab Police must put its house in order firstThe Pathankot incident is a wake up call to address the long standing problem with International Border management in the Punjab area, and it is time to act now.
Apr 29, 2015
Indonesia executes 8 for drug trafficking, spares one woman from PhilippinesIndonesia brushed aside last-minute appeals and executed eight people convicted of drug smuggling, according to foreign governments and local media reports on Wednesday, although a Philippine woman was granted a stay of execution.
Jan 04, 2015
Drug smuggling in India: 94% cases detected in 4 international airportsThe data has been compiled by the central Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) which is the nodal authority for drugs and narcotics enforcement in the country.
Oct 30, 2014
Sri Lanka sentences 5 Indian fishermen to death for smuggling drugsReports said that 3 Sri Lankans had also been sentenced to death along with the Indian fishermen, after "they were found guilty of transporting heroin".