61-year-old peddler arrested with drugs worth Rs.3 crore

July 13th, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) A 61-year-old man, facing trial in two cases of drug peddling, has been arrested here with heroin worth Rs.3 crore in international market, police said ... Read more...

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One held with drugs

November 8th, 2011 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) A 32-year-old peddler was arrested and heroin worth more than Rs.2 crore seized here, police said Tuesday.Ram Gopal, was arrested Monday near north Delhi's inter-state ... Read more...

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Drugs counsellor-turned-peddler jailed in Britain

August 3rd, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) A man in Britain who once earned a reputation as a drugs counsellor among school children and inspired undergraduate law students has turned out to be ... Read more...

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Winehouse bought crack cocaine before death, says peddler

August 1st, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) Late singer Amy Winehouse had reportedly bought crack cocaine and heroin worth 1,200 pounds the night before she died.London drug fixer Tony Azzopardi has alleged ... Read more...

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Blind therapists help Mexicans deal with stress

January 26th, 2011 - 9:58 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Jan 26 (IANS/EFE) A massage parlour in Mexico city has been providing residents its services for almost half a century - but with an all-blind therapist staff.The massage parlour's services ... Read more...

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Two drug peddlers, supplier arrested in Delhi

December 25th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANS) Two drug peddlers and a supplier were arrested in Delhi in separate incidents, leading to the seizure of heroin worth lakhs of rupees, police said Saturday. According ... Read more...

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Ashton Kutcher offers tips on ‘digital love’

December 10th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10 (ANI): It seems Ashton Kutcher likes communicating via the written word.The Hollywood actor has recently written an essay about romance in the modern age for an American magazine, ... Read more...

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MJ loved Nazi videos and Judy Garland TV specials

July 26th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 26 (ANI): Legendary singer Michael Jackson loved Nazi videos and Judy Garland TV specials and dramas that showed troubled boys in dysfunctional families.According to the King of ... Read more...

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New York car bomb attempt serious situation: White House

May 3rd, 2010 - 2:45 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 3 (IANS) The bombing attempt in New York's Times Square was an "extremely serious situation" and the US authorities are investigating all possibilities, the White House said Sunday. Robert Gibbs, press ... Read more...

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Drugs sold near night clubs, shacks in Goa: CBI

November 6th, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 6 (IANS) Soft sticks of charas or hashish casually dumped on vegetable chopping boards in beach shacks at Anjuna, drugs freely available near the parking lot of a popular night ... Read more...

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Heroin worth Rs.200 mn seized in Punjab

September 1st, 2009 - 1:19 am ICT by IANS
Amritsar, Aug 31 (IANS) The Punjab Police arrested five people here Monday and recovered four kilograms of heroin from their possession, officials said. According to a senior official of Punjab Police, the seized ... Read more...

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Freedom from spam: just tax them

May 10th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 10 (IANS) A staggering 200 billion spam mails are sent every day, clogging your mailbox and possibly slowing down your genuine mail. Time to consider taxing them and ... Read more...

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Gang war leaves eight dead in Colombia

April 9th, 2009 - 5:08 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, April 9 (EFE) Eight people were killed and four wounded in clashes between two rival gangs in the northwestern Colombia, the police said Wednesday. Members of La 39 and La Galeras gangs, ... Read more...

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Man arrested with brown sugar worth Rs.5 mn

October 4th, 2008 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 3 (IANS) A peddler was arrested Friday with one kg of a drug that carried the street name of brown sugar, worth Rs.5 million, in Uttar Pradesh's Maharajganj ... Read more...

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Attack on Chinese police carefully planned

August 6th, 2008 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Aug.6 (ANI): The killing of 16 Chinese police personnel in Kashgar City, it seems, was carefully planned.According to a Xinhua report, those involved in Mondays audacious attack in a restive ... Read more...

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Drugs worth Rs.50 mn seized in Uttar Pardesh

July 14th, 2008 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 14 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh police have seized about five kg of morphine, a banned drug, worth Rs.50 million from an alleged peddler, an official said Monday. The drug trafficker, ... Read more...

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Cruise extortionist sentenced to two years probation

January 11th, 2008 - 4:28 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 11 (ANI): A man who attempted to extort 1.3 million dollars from Tom Cruise in exchange for stolen wedding photographs of the actor and his wife Katie Holmes was sentenced ... Read more...

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