Iran’s president: US sanctions could increase flow of illegal drugs

By | December 10, 2018

(CNN) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned Saturday that the United States’ re-imposed sanctions on Iran will not help his country in fighting drug trafficking and will open doors for illegal drugs into western countries, including the United States. Rouhani made his remarks while speaking from Tehran at an anti-terrorism conference attended by parliamentary speakers… Read More »

Ganja Guidance Needed – Government Urged To Define The Rules On Tests For Use Of The Weed By Employers

By | December 10, 2018

President of the Jamaica Employers’ Federation (JEF) David Wan is appealing to the Government to outline its position on the use of pre-employment drug tests. Wan’s call follows last week’s report in The Sunday Gleaner that scores of young Jamaicans were being denied jobs after testing positive for ganja, despite the decriminalisation of the drug in 2015.… Read More »

Haul of ganja, gold keeps DRI engaged

By | December 10, 2018

Ganja and gold kept India’s anti-smuggling units on toes last fiscal. If the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) seized 10,000 kg ganja more in 2017-18 than the fiscal preceding it, the seizure of gold more than doubled during the same period. The DRI seized a whopping 26,785 kg ganja in 2017-18 in comparison to 16,197… Read More »

Fentanyl: Chinese authorities face deadly adversary that changes so quickly it defies definition by the law

By | December 10, 2018

In a race between law enforcement and narco-criminals, chemistry is king and the drug makers have numbers on their side. Between 2012 and 2015, six fentanyl-related drugs were developed in China for the black market. In 2016, that number was 66, and in the following year 34 more were concocted. Chinese enforcement agencies cannot get… Read More »

Western countries will face ‘massive influx of drugs’ if Iran becomes weakened by US sanctions, President Hassan Rouhani warns

By | December 10, 2018

Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani has warned western countries that they will face a massive influx of drugs if Iran becomes weakened by US sanctions.  Mr Rouhani spoke in Tehran on Saturday at a six-nation conference on fighting terrorism attended by policy makers from Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan, Turkey, China and Russia.  In comments broadcast on state TV, Mr Rouhani said a weakened Iran would be… Read More »

25 held in crackdown on drug-peddlers

By | December 6, 2018

WAZIRABAD – A team of Wazirabad City police recovered a huge quantity of narcotics, cash, and electronic scales and arrested 25 drug pushers over the past six weeks. Wazirabad ASP Rehan Khan, on his first posting, after having reports from various circles, launched an anti-narcotics campaign and formed special teams to clear the city from… Read More »

ANF seizes huge cache of opium and hashish

By | December 6, 2018

Two accused were also rounded up during the raid. ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) – The Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) on Tuesday seized huge cache of opium and hashish during a raid in the federal capital. As per the details, on a tip off, the ANF carried out a raid in Islamabad and seized 50 kilogram opium and… Read More »

Jajing Tapo declared dry; ganja cultivation destroyed

By | December 6, 2018

MENGIO, Dec 4: The local residents and believers of Jajing Tapo Baptist Church (JTBC) under Nyishi Baptist Church Council (NBCC) of Mengio circle in Papum Pare district declared the Jajing Tapo village as dry village. The declaration was made as a part of silver jubilee celebration of JTBC, Mengio Pastoral Range while remembering God’s faithfulness for… Read More »

Ganja plantation worth Rs 12 cr destroyed in Kandhamal

By | December 6, 2018

Kandhamal: Ganja plantation worth Rs 12 crores have been destroyed during a joint raid by police, forest and excise officials in Kandhamal district. The joint-raid was conducted by Phiringia police and excise department in Badiguda, Barapada, Guptapada, Dangirikiya and Nuapada areas of the district. The officials destroyed thousands of cannabis plants which were cultivated in… Read More »

Ganja seized From Kamakhya Railway Station

By | December 6, 2018

GUWAHATI: Railway Protection Force (RPF) personnel recovered twelve bundles of ganja weighing 45 kg from Kamakhya Railway Station on Monday. The contraband was concealed under the engine of the Kamrup Express. The seized ganja has been handed over to the Government Railway Police (GRP). Read More