Tag Archives: Seizes

ANF seizes 20 kg of heroin

Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) on Wednesday seized more than 20 kilogrammes of heroin during raids conducted in the city. According to the ANF spokesman, about 20 kgs of heroin worth billions of rupees

NTC seizes police HQ in Gaddafi hometown

Libya’s National Transitional Council combatants celebrated Tuesday as the new regime seized the police headquarters in the centre of Muammar Gaddafi’s hometown Sirte after the toppled leader’s loyalists deserted it. They then

ANF seizes 13kg heroin

The Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) on Wednesday foiled a smuggling bid and arrested a person with 13kg heroin at Benazir Bhutto International Airport. An official said that a passenger, Kamran Ali, arrived at

Pakistan Customs seizes 1.5kg heroin

KARACHI – The Pakistan Customs Drug Enforcement Cell (DEC), Karachi Airport Unit seized 1.5kg heroin concealed in children’s jackets inside a postal parcel. The Customs DEC staff, while clearing the outgoing international parcels at the Pakistan Post’s Express Mail Service at Shahrah-e-Faisal, intercepted a parcel booked from Gulshan-e-Iqbal Post Office for an address in Birmingham, UK.
A thorough search of the parcel led to the recovery of 500 grams of fine quality heroin in

Resurgent McIlroy seizes lead in Malaysian Open

KUALA LUMPUR – Rory McIlroy smashed the longest drive of his career as he put his U.S. Masters meltdown behind him to fire an opening round three-under-par 69 at the Malaysian Open on Thursday. All eyes were on McIlroy after he blew a four-shot lead at Augusta on Sunday with huge crowds putting up with stifling temperatures in Kuala Lumpur to follow the Northern Irishman. Looking fresh in his white outfit despite his long flight, McIlroy carded a promising opening round to finish five

Maritime Security Agency seizes three boats

KARACHI – The Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) has apprehended three boats – Al-Hakeemi, Al-Haleemi and Al-Mubashar – and arrested 33 crewmembers for smuggling Iranian fuel. A PMSA ship, while carrying out routine patrolling in the western maritime region, seized the three Pakistani boats that were carrying 80,000 litres of Iranian diesel, said a press release issued by the PMSA on Sunday. It said that the boats and the 33 crewmembers were handed over to the Customs

Customs seizes 4kg amphetamine from Malaysian youth

KARACHI – The Pakistan Customs’ Drug Enforcement Cell-Karachi Airport Unit has recovered four kilogrammes of synthetic psychotropic drugs worth millions of rupees from the suitcase of a Malaysian youth.
Muhammad Rizwan, who was leaving for Penang, Malaysia, was intercepted at the International Departure Hall on suspicion. Since Rizwan could not furnish the authorities with satisfactory responses to their queries and was arousing suspicion in them with his body language, his