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Man arrested at Hyderabad airport for smuggling 2.7kg of gold in the form of paste and chains

Customs officers at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad seized 2,715,800 grams of gold items worth Rs 1.36 crore from a passenger. Gold worth Rs 1.36 crore was seized from a passenger at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad, customs officials announced on Saturday January 22. The passenger …

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Punjab leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira obtained financial benefits from drug traffickers: charge sheet ED | Latest India News

New Delhi: The Law Enforcement (ED) Directorate has filed an indictment against Punjab Congress Leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira for allegedly laundering money in the drug smuggling racket of Fazilka in 2017, people close to the development said. Fazilka drug kingpin Gurdev Singh was also named as a defendant in the …

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Lucknow: 3 Bangladeshis arrested for illegal stay and firearms trafficking

The three Bangladeshi nationals illegally crossed the India-Bangladesh border and had been staying in India for a few years, an STF official said. Lucknow With the arrest of three Bangladeshi nationals, the UP Police Special Task Force (STF) claimed on Saturday to have dismantled a criminal gang involved in robbery …

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Five arrested for smuggling and selling ganja in Chennai, 160 kg of drugs seized

Two of those arrested, including a woman, were from Visakhapatnam, AP, and had brought the drugs to Chennai, police said. Royapuram police have arrested five people, including a woman, for allegedly smuggling ganja from Andhra Pradesh and selling it in the town. According to police, on Thursday afternoon, a sub-inspector …

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China sentences two people to death for drug trafficking in Taiwan

PHOTO USED TO ILLUSTRATE THE STORY: A pro-Beijing FiA supporter holds the national flag of China. PHOTO: Anthony WALLACE / AFP A Chinese court has sentenced two people to death for attempting to smuggle 400 kilograms of methamphetamine by sea from Southeast Asia to Taiwan, state media reported. Ten other …

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Houston man learns of fate after inadvertently leading police to international smuggling ring

In the final days before the city was locked down, federal agents in Houston accidentally discovered an international smuggling operation with tentacles in Sri Lanka and Honduras. Police landed on a house where a group of immigrants were being held for ransom after a woman reported she was kidnapped a …

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IDF captures 100-kilogram drug shipment on border with Egypt

The IDF said it intercepted a large shipment of drugs at Israel’s border with Egypt overnight from Friday to Saturday. The Israel Defense Forces said in a statement that “lookouts have identified a number of suspects attempting to smuggle drugs from Egyptian territory to Israel.” “IDF troops acted to thwart …

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BSF lodges protest with Rangers against smuggling: The Tribune India

New Delhi, January 5 The Border Security Force (BSF) said today it protested to Pakistani Rangers at a commanders-level meeting, held at the Suchetgarh region border outpost in Jammu against arms smuggling from across the border. Officials said a meeting at the level of area commanders was held between the …

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Zimbabwe: 632 people arrested as Zim-SA strengthens border security

Zimbabwe and South Africa have stepped up security along the Limpopo border to thwart illegal activity, especially smuggling and irregular movement of people between the two countries, with more than 600 people arrested last Sunday alone. Between December 10 and December 31 of last year, 13,387 people were arrested on …

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