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Saudi Arabia airline staff held for smuggling gold

These were being smuggled into India without payment of customs duty and in contravention of provisions of the Customs Act, 1962.

18 Feb 2017 6:41 AM

Gold Smugglers prefer to fly in fully booked flights: AIU

The officials say there are five such flights that top the chart of frequent smugglers.

14 Feb 2017 2:09 AM

Five caught for smuggling gold, forex at Mumbai airport

The gold was concealed in the handles and inner metal frame of the trolley bag.

04 Feb 2017 6:28 AM

3 arrested, Rs 2 crore worth gold seized

The passenger has confessed that the goods belonged to another person and was supposed to hand over to an Imran in Mumbai.

24 Jan 2017 1:22 AM

Air India flier hides 1.19 kg gold in rectum, held

The enforcement Officials detained Air India passenger while he was going through customs clearance.

16 Jan 2017 2:43 AM


AIU finds ‘abused’ labrador in a fit and fine condition

The department is now preparing a written reply to PFA and PETA giving details about the dog’s medical report.

11 Jan 2017 4:34 AM

Man tries to smuggle drugs in roti makers, arrested

Deputy commissioner, AIU, termed it a rare modus operandi to smuggle drugs.

06 Jan 2017 3:58 AM

PETA, PFA ask AIU to change ‘cruel’ dog handler

The neighbours also stated that the dog was being deprived of basic comforts and necessities.

01 Jan 2017 3:12 AM

Mumbai Customs seizes Rs 69 lakhs in cash in two incidents

According to sources, the money was tightly wrapped in newspapers inside the trio’s check-in baggage.

29 Dec 2016 1:07 AM

Flier intercepted at airport with 25 kg aromatic wood

AIU officials said that export of agarwood, which is used for scents and medical purposes, is restricted and is allowed only under licence.

26 Dec 2016 3:42 AM


AIU siezes Rs 28 lakh in new notes from Dubai-bound flier

A source from customs informed The Asian Age that, taking currency above worth Rs 25,000 out of India is illegal.

23 Dec 2016 2:27 AM