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Mexican league offers to cooperate in money laundering probe


August 21st, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 21 (IANS) The president of Mexico's MX premier football league has offered to cooperate with the authorities should they open an investigation into recent allegations that drug ... Read more...

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One killed as drug plane makes forced landing in Honduras


July 4th, 2012 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, July 4 (IANS/EFE) One person was killed and another injured Tuesday when their small plane loaded with cocaine made a forced landing near the eastern Honduran town of Catacamas, ... Read more...

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12 Africans arrested in Thailand for drug racket


February 29th, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Feb 29 (IANS) Thai police, accompanied by US drug enforcement officers, Wednesday arrested 12 Africans on charges of drug dealing in Bangkok, a media report said.Crystal methamphetamine pills and ... Read more...

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Mexican gangs using kids to smuggle drugs to US


January 9th, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Jan 9 (IANS/EFE) Children and teenagers between the ages of 11 and 17 are being recruited by Mexico's drug cartels to smuggle narcotics into the US and also ... Read more...

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Headley: An elusive spy who betrayed friends and allies


November 24th, 2011 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 23 (IANS) Confessed Pakistani-American terrorist, David Coleman Headley was a wildly elusive figure who juggled allegiances with militant groups and security agencies, manipulating and betraying wives, friends and ... Read more...

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Kayani refused to take away Lakhvi’s mobile: report


November 23rd, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 23 (IANS) Pakistani Army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani rejected a US request to take away the cell phone Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, a mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai terror ... Read more...

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US poised to pressure Iran over plot to kill Saudi envoy


October 12th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 12 (IANS) The US is reportedly poised to take an even stronger stance Wednesday against Iran amid allegations that Tehran was behind a plot to assassinate a Saudi ... Read more...

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Colombia seizes 2.2 tonnes of cocaine


September 13th, 2011 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Sep 13 (IANS/EFE) Colombian authorities intercepted a speedboat carrying 2.2 tonnes of cocaine and arrested the vessel's four-person crew, an official said.The operation took place Saturday night in the ... Read more...

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Mexico arrests drug trafficker wanted for 1,500 murders


August 1st, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 1 (IANS/EFE) A high-level member of a drug cartel wanted for at least 1,500 murders in Mexico's Chihuahua state has been arrested, authorities said Sunday.Jose Antonio Acosta ... Read more...

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Grammy-winning reggae artist Buju Banton sentenced to over 10 years in prison


June 24th, 2011 - 4:15 am ICT by BNO News
TAMPA, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- Grammy-winning reggae artist Buju Banton on Thursday was sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for cocaine trafficking, prosecutors said.Buju Banton, whose real name is Mark ... Read more...

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Headley may testify against Mumbai masterminds: US prosecutor


June 14th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 14 (IANS) Justifying the plea deal with confessed Pakistani American terrorist David Coleman Headley, the chief prosecutor in the just-ended Mumbai terrorism trial has said he would be ... Read more...

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Is Headley telling the truth?


May 31st, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 31 (IANS) As Pakistani-American David Coleman Headley returns to the stand Tuesday to testify in a high-stakes terrorism trial in connection with the 2008 Mumbai attacks, questions are ... Read more...

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Rana’s lawyers question Headley’s credibility (Second Lead)


May 26th, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, May 26 (IANS) Amid new disclosures that key plotter David Coleman Headley had scouted an Indian nuclear plant before the Mumbai terror attack and sought an assignment in Kashmir, ... Read more...

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Headley visited Indian n-plant, wanted Kashmir assignment (Lead)


May 26th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, May 26 (IANS) David Coleman Headley had visited a nuclear plant ahead of the November 2008 Mumbai terror attack, reveal court documents that also disclose that the Pakistani American ... Read more...

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Headley visited n-power plant in India, reveal documents


May 26th, 2011 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, May 26 (IANS) Pakistan American David Coleman Headley visited a nuclear power plant in India ahead of the November 2008 Mumbai terror attack, court documents revealed.The self-confessed key plotter ... Read more...

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New York Senator, Charles Schumer, Voices The Need To Ban The Drugs Vended Discreetly As ‘Bath Salts’


January 31st, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 31, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): The Democratic American Senator from New York, Charles Schumer, desires that the federal administration forbid the vending of the fresh designer drugs, referred to as ... Read more...

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New York Senator Charles Schumer To Ban “Bath Salts”


January 31st, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Senator Charles Schumer of New York has revealed that he wants the federal government to ban the consumption of the two dangerous drugs that are available ... Read more...

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America faces new drug problem in the form of ‘bath salts’


January 25th, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 25 (ANI): America is facing a new drug problem in the form of bath salts that are being sold under names like 'Ivory Wave', 'White Lightning' and 'Hurricane Charlie'.But they ... Read more...

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US seeks anonymous jury in Mumbai terror suspect’s trial


January 11th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, Jan 11 (IANS) With the Indian media expected to provide extensive coverage of Pakistani Canadian Tahawwur Hussain Rana's trial in the Mumbai terror attacks case, US federal prosecutors are asking that ... Read more...

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Jailed Afghan drug lord was informer on US payroll: Officials


December 12th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 12(ANI): Hajji Juma Khan, the biggest and most dangerous drug lord in Afghanistan who was arrested and transported to New York to face charges under a new American narco-terrorism ... Read more...

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Bong smoking Miley Cyrus angers anti-drugs campaigners


December 12th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): Teen star Miley Cyrus has infuriated anti-drugs campaigners after she was caught on camera allegedly smoking a hallucinogenic legal high.A video of the Hannah Montana singer/actress puffing ... Read more...

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Prescriptions for adolescents, young adults on the rise


November 30th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): Prescription rates for controlled medications, or drugs the Drug Enforcement Administration deems as having the potential for abuse, have nearly doubled for adolescents and young adults in the ... Read more...

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Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout extradited to U.S.


November 16th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK, THAILAND (BNO NEWS) -- Russian alleged arms dealer Viktor Bout on Tuesday was extradited from Thailand, and boarded a U.S. government jet in order to be tried in the country, ... Read more...

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US deployed Headley in Pakistan despite warning


November 8th, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 8 (IANS) David Coleman Headley, a suspect in the 2008 Mumbai terror attack, was sent to Pakistan by US authorities to work for them months after 9/11, despite a warning ... Read more...

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Red Ribbon Week Begins Amidst Enthusiasm


October 26th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Oct 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The students of various schools in USA have been gearing up for the Red Ribbon Week and the color Red seems to be popping up in ... Read more...

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Arizona man sentenced to 30 years for distributing over 10 tons of marijuana


October 21st, 2010 - 12:58 am ICT by BNO News
TUCSON, ARIZONA (BNO NEWS) -- An Arizona man on Wednesday was sentenced to 360 months in federal prison for drug trafficking related offenses, prosecutors said.Miguel Eduardo Martinez, 37, of Tucson, Arizona, also ... Read more...

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Another Headley wife warned of his terror links (Lead)


October 17th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 17 (IANS) Less than a year before the November 2008 Mumbai terror mayhem, a second wife of David Coleman Headley warned US officials in Pakistan that she believed ... Read more...

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US says shared information with India after Headley’s another wife’s terror link expose


October 17th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): The United States said on Sunday said that the threat information of general nature was shared with India after it appeared that another wife of David Headley, the ... Read more...

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Another Headley wife also warned of his terror and India links


October 17th, 2010 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 17 (IANS) Less than a year before the Mumbai terrorists attacks, a second wife of David Coleman Headley warned US officials in Pakistan that she believed her ... Read more...

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Police seize 460 kg of cocaine in Honduras


October 8th, 2010 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, Oct 8 (IANS/EFE) The Honduran Police have seized 460 kg of cocaine in the country's Caribbean region.The seizure took place Wednesday night in Brus Laguna district of Gracias a Dios province, ... Read more...

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Hollywood drug scene: How celebrities get their fix


September 29th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 29 (ANI): A look at the drug scene in Hollywood has revealed how celebrities get their fix.Sources have revealed that anyone from club promoters, to drivers, to doormen, to VIP ... Read more...

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Justice Dep & Atlanta, Ga. DEA Seeks to Hire Ebonics Translators


August 25th, 2010 - 1:06 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to federal records, the Department of Justice in the United States, along with the DEA or Drug Enforcement Administration is seeking nine people who can ... Read more...

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Drug Enforcement Administration In Search Of Efficient Ebonics Translators


August 24th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The federal Drug Enforcement Administration is in search of some masters of Ebonics from the Southeast region of United States who could help them in some ... Read more...

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Hiring Of Ebonics Translators Sparks Controversy


August 24th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Once again the legitimacy of "African-American English" which is popularly known as Ebonics has gained prominence in United States after the federal Drug Enforcement Administration revealed ... Read more...

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Mailman Stephen Hale Facing Drug Selling Charges


August 7th, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A postal worker named Stephen Hale of Gloucester has been slapped with charges of drug delivery by the cops. The mailman allegedly supplied drugs in his ... Read more...

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