Heroin

  • Delhi Police arrests Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist along with two drug peddlers 03-02-2014 02:21 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Monday arrested a Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist along with two other drug peddlers. Police recovered 10 kgs of heroine from their possession. It claims that the suspected terrorist is a constable with J&K Police, based out of Pulwama. The heroine seized from the three is...
  • Police arrest three persons, seize heroin worth Rs 1 crore 09-01-2014 08:48 AM

    The Bihar police on Wednesday busted a gang involved in trade of contraband heroin having links with Nepal and seized 500 gram of it valued at around Rs 1 crore from them. Acting on a tip off, police arrested three persons, including an Engineering student from near Tekari More under...
  • 24 kg heroin recovered in Amritsar, four arrested 28-10-2013 03:07 PM

    Amritsar: The Punjab Police arrested four men in Amritsar on Monday and recovered 24 kg of heroin worth Rs 120 crore ($19.5 million) on the international market from them, an officer said. Sources in the state special operations cell said that the recovery was made near the Millennium Gate following...
  • BSF kills 3 Pakistani smugglers at Attari border 26-10-2013 09:49 AM

    Amritsar: The Border Security Force on Saturday killed three Pakistani smugglers at Attari border as they were trying to sneak into Indian territory, BSF officials said. The Pakistani intruders were shot dead at Mullapur village during the cross firing with night patrolling party of BSF. The three intruders opened fire...
  • Heroin worth Rs 30 crore seized, two held 09-10-2013 05:45 PM

    Amritsar: Six kg of heroin worth Rs 30 crore was seized and two persons arrested in this connection near the Sultanwind canal, police said Wednesday. Acting on a tip-off, a white colour car was intercepted near the canal late Tuesday night, they said. Gurdev Singh and Tarsem Singh were arrested...
  • Amritsar: Heroin worth Rs 30 crore seized, two arrested 09-10-2013 05:19 PM

    Six kg of heroin worth Rs 30 crore was seized and two persons arrested in this connection near the Sultanwind canal, police said on Wednesday. Acting on a tip-off, a white colour car was intercepted near the canal on late Tuesday night, they said. Gurdev Singh and Tarsem Singh were...
  • Heroin worth Rs 55 crore seized from Pakistan 02-09-2013 12:51 PM

    Amritsar: Border Security Force has seized eleven kilogram of heroin with a face value of Rs 55 crore in the international market. Confirming the seizure here on Monday, a BSF official said that the consignment of drug was pushed from Pakistan to India through Bikhiwind Indo-Pak border Sunday night. It...
  • Alarming rise in new psychoactive substances, says UN 29-06-2013 10:13 PM

    United Nations: The use of prescription drugs and so-called "designer drugs" are proliferating at an alarming rate, posing threats to public health, a UN report has said. While there has been a decline in the use of traditional drugs such as heroin and cocaine in some parts of the world,...
  • Madhur Bhandarkar's next film is a musical 09-06-2013 02:50 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar is working on his next film which will be a musical and is also likely to have a touch of realism. Madhur is known for his realistic films like 'Chandni Bar', 'Page 3', 'Corporate', 'Traffic Signal', 'Fashion', 'Jail' and 'Heroine' and had earlier also attempted a...
  • Madhur Bhandarkar honoured in New York 22-05-2013 02:31 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar was honoured with the prestigious 'New York Citizen's Achievement Award'. The 44-year-old National-award winning director, who is presently on a vacation in New York, said that he is highly honoured to receive the honour. "I am hugely honoured and humbled by the Citizen's Achievement Award given...
  • Amritsar: BSF seizes heroin worth Rs 250 cr in two days 17-04-2013 09:27 AM

    Chandigarh: The Border Security Force (BSF) in the past two days has seized heroin worth Rs 250 crore in the international market from the Khemkaran sector near Amritsar. On Tuesday 18 kilogram heroin was seized which was worth Rs 90 crore and on Wednesday another 32 kilogram heroin was seized...
  • Vijender's samples test negative for drugs 16-04-2013 05:24 PM

    New Delhi: The Sports Ministry announced on Tuesday that Olympic medallist Vijender Singh's samples tested negative for drugs. The boxer was alleged to have consumed recreational drugs with sparring partner Ram Singh. The Beijing Olympics bronze medalist had submitted his blood and urine samples to the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA)...
  • Vijender Singh's dope test returns negative: Sports ministry 16-04-2013 04:17 PM

    New Delhi: Olympic medallist Vijender Singh can heave a sigh of relief after the sports ministry announced on Tuesday that the boxer's samples tested negative for drugs. The boxer was alleged to have consumed recreational drugs with sparring partner Ram Singh. The Beijing Olympics bronze medallist had submitted his blood...
  • Drug haul: Boxer Ram Singh remanded in police custody 07-04-2013 11:34 PM

    Fatehgarh Sahib: Boxer Ram Singh was on Sunday remanded in two-day police custody in connection with a drug haul case, in which the name of Olympic medallist and renowned pugilist Vijender Singh had cropped up. Ram Singh, the sparring partner of Vijender Singh, was remanded in police custody till April...
  • NRI hotelier arrested in US for drug possession 05-04-2013 07:30 AM

    New York: Indian-American hotelier Vikram Chatwal has been arrested earlier this week at an airport in Florida for allegedly carrying a large stash of drugs including cocaine and heroine, a celebrity website reported. According to the TMZ website, the multi-millionaire hotel owner was arrested on April 2 at the Fort...
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  • Vijender saga is disappointing, says Sports Minister 04-04-2013 10:59 AM

    New Delhi: Mounting pressure on India's Olympic champion Vijender Singh, Sports Minister Jitendra Singh on Thursday said that the entire episode is disappointing for the youngsters and all the sportspersons. Singh also said that the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) allows all drug tests and that Vijender can be checked for...
  • Police case on Vijender Singh is very weak: Lawyer 02-04-2013 03:57 PM

    Lawyer Mukul Khanna said that a hair test on Olympian boxer Vijender Singh will be inconclusive as it won't reveal the quantity of the drug consumed. ...