The two-week police campaign in Assam state began on Friday after chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma called on public help to abolish the "evil practice".
Report says all the heroin reported in East and Southeast Asia and Australia originates in Myanmar, and the country remains the second-largest opium and heroin producer in the world after Afghanistan.
According to initial reports, the parish priest in the southern city of Algeciras is among the injured and in serious condition.
Arrest and confiscations come amid spike in clashes between police and smugglers in the kingdom's remote northern hinterlands, long a hub for the trade in illegal narcotics.
At least six people reported killed as Al Qaeda linked terror group claims responsibility for the assault on a regional government building, which also houses the mayor's office .
Six people — including a 17-year-old mother and her 6-month-old baby — are killed in a shooting incident at a home in California that is likely connected to Mexican drug cartels, US authorities say.
The British-US citizen, his younger brother and two Romanian women are under investigation for allegedly being part of an organised crime group, human trafficking, and rape.
Authorities in Edo state say they are intensifying their operations to rescue the kidnap victims as the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) temporarily shut the station where the attack took place.
Since Moscow’s troops and tanks rolled into Ukraine in February, the war has seen many twists and turns.
The court said it expects to announce the sentence soon. Yameen has denied any wrongdoing.
Armed attackers remain on the run and are believed to have taken police communication equipment, allowing them to track police movements,
The suspect, a 27-year-old Eritrean asylum seeker, was arrested at a nearby refugee shelter, where the knife used in the attack was also found.
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