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Cops identify one more ship used to smuggle red sanders to Dubai

December 11, 2014 2:01 am

Investigations have indicated that the red sanders was going to be further sent from Dubai to China, where it is in high demand.

Oz gallery removes smuggled Shiva statue

March 27, 2014 1:09 am

The gallery had in 2008 procured the statue from Subash Kapoor, who is currently facing trial in India for allegedly running an international smuggling racket.

Two held for trafficking of psychotropic substances

June 07, 2011 6:19 pm

About 1000 kg of psychotropic substance worth Rs 20 crore were seized.

Smuggling racket: Search on for AI worker

March 29, 2011 4:07 am

The Customs department has arrested three people,including one Air India employee,in connection with a smuggling racket operating from Terminal 3 of the IGI Airport.

Smuggling racket busted,IB man held

January 30, 2011 1:25 am

A smuggling racket being run allegedly in connivance with immigration and Intelligence Bureau officials at the Indira Gandhi International Airport has been unearthed.


Two men arrested with leopard skin in Jalpaiguri

February 17, 2016 9:30 am

Jalpaiguri, Feb 17 (ANI): Two men carrying leopard skin were arrested by forest officials in Jalpaiguri, West Bengal. The forest officials formed a special team to catch the people involved in illegal wildlife trade. The leopard skin was to be sold to a party from Nepal and was found packed in a bag. Clouded leopards are rare in Bengal and are found mostly in Bhutan. Investigations were underway to crack down the smuggling racket. India’s leopards are under threat, with increasing numbers of the wild cats being poached for their body parts and villagers killing them for straying into human settlements.Wildlife experts say tiger and leopard parts are in great demand in China and other Asian countries.