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Aug 22, 2019
US treasury cracks down on Chinese traffickers of fentanyl; accused used bitcoin to sell opioid behind thousands of overdose deathsThe US Treasury took action Wednesday to crack down on Chinese traffickers of deadly fentanyl, sanctioning producer-exporters and warning banks on financial schemes used to distribute the synthetic opioid behind thousands of US overdose deaths
Jun 26, 2019
International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking: Tackling criminal network key to sustainable developmentThe United Nations has sought to emphasise that tackling drug abuse leads directly to both health and justice, which are two sides of the same coin.
Oct 07, 2018
Ram Nath Kovind gives assent to Telangana bill to tackle sexual offenders, cybercrimes, bootlegging, drug-traffickingThrough the amendment, the Telangana government has included provisions under which selling of spurious seeds, insecticides, fertilisers, adulteration of food, making of fake documents, unauthorised selling of forest products and gambling are punishable crimes.
Aug 30, 2018
BIMSTEC summit: Narendra Modi says India is committed to work with nations to enhance regional connectivityNarendra Modi said while addressing the inaugural session of the 4th BIMSTEC summit in Kathmandu that he believed there was a big opportunity for Connectivity - trade connectivity, economic connectivity, transport connectivity, digital connectivity, and people-to-people connectivity.
Aug 28, 2018
PMO asks home ministry, NCB to map sources of iIllicit drugs to end menace before addiction becomes endemicSources told Firstpost that Prime Minister Narendra Modi insisted that entire country should be mapped for the availability of illicit drugs and main centres of activity should be identified so that specific strategies could be put in place to address this serious issues.
Jul 17, 2018
Peru declares 60-day State of Emergency on its border with Colombia to secure area affected by drug traffickingPeru has declared a 60-day state of emergency on its border with Colombia in order to guarantee security in a region rife with drug trafficking
Jun 25, 2018
BJP-IPFT government 'vows' to end drug menace in Tripura, says chief minister Biplab Kumar DebA drive initiated by the Tripura government against illegal drugs - banned cough syrups, ganja, heroine and brown sugar - has yielded positive results in the past 100 days, Deb said
Jun 20, 2018
Border management policy to thwart illicit trade in small arms is prime objective, says India at UN conferenceAmbassador Amandeep Singh Gill in the third UN conference said that the primary objective of the Border Management Policy is to ensure safety against illicit trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW).
Jun 01, 2018
Pakistani national running drug trafficking network pleads guilty to conspiring to import heroin into USA Pakistani national, leading a drug trafficking organisation based in Afghanistan and Pakistan, has pleaded guilty to conspiring to import heroin into US.
Feb 11, 2018
India, UAE condemn use of terrorism as state policy, agree to strengthen cooperation in combating extremismIndia and the UAE condemned the efforts, including by states, to support and sponsor terrorism against other nations or to use it as an instrument of state policy, in an apparent reference to Pakistan