Venezuelan Woman Arrested With Cocaine Worth 4.77 Crore In Mumbai: Cops
Thursday, August 15, 2019, 12:57 PM
A Venezuelan woman was arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle nearly 800 grams of cocaine worth Rs.4.77-crore into India, the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) said. She had consumed capsules containing the banned substance, which had to be "purged" out, officials said. Balzabaptista Karendralenny, 27, was apprehended on the basis of specific intelligence inputs after she landed in Mumbai on August 9, they said.
UK PM Candidate Admits Taking Cocaine, Says Has "Deep Regrets"
Sunday, June 9, 2019, 12:06 PM
Michael Gove, a leading contender to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, said he had used cocaine and has "deep regrets" about taking the drug on several occasions. The Daily Mail on Friday quoted Gove as saying he had taken the drug at social gatherings when he was a young journalist. Candidates must announce whether they are standing in the contest by Monday.
Man Traveling From Colombia Ingested 246 Bags Of Cocaine, Died Midflight
Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 7:35 PM
A passenger of Japanese origin died midflight from Colombia to Japan after ingesting hundreds of bags of cocaine, authorities said. The man, identified only as Udo N., 42, began suffering seizures Friday on flight, prompting an emergency landing in Hermosillo, a city in Sonora, Mexico, authorities said. Upon landing, he was pronounced dead. A passenger of Japanese origin died midflight from Colombia to Japan.