The Chinese national has been taken into custody and the police already have started the investigation into the matter.
05 Aug 2019 8:06 PM
The accused cricketer is a Canadian national and has represented Canada in the ICC under-19 World Cup held in Bangladesh.
11 Jun 2019 6:55 PM
By an estimate of precious metals agency GFMS, 154 tonnes of gold entered the country through unofficial channels in 2018.
11 Jun 2019 2:54 AM
The racket was busted after the DRI officers laid a trap in Dongri and intercepted two vehicles early this week.
30 Mar 2019 2:01 AM
The woman, coming from hinterland, was walking towards village Haritalapara near the international boundary.
25 Feb 2019 1:22 AM
In another case, a man was intercepted by the customs officials after his arrival from Dubai on January 23.
26 Jan 2019 5:43 AM
Pankaj Saduwani was taken into custody at the airport Sunday night after the Customs personnel suspected "odd behaviour".
26 Dec 2018 12:35 PM
The woman was intercepted based on her profiling as a frequent flyer found to take short halts in the city before returning.
09 Aug 2018 2:07 AM
The gold was concealed in a specially created hollow space in the trousers in the belt buckle area, officials said.
08 Aug 2018 3:01 AM
The accused had concealed gold in chemical paste form, according to statement issued by customs.
31 May 2018 2:57 PM
The market value of the gold, which has been seized, is around Rs. 41.03 lakh.
31 May 2018 12:49 PM
Investigators said that smuggling of the precious metal takes place mainly from the Gulf countries, where this business runs like a cottage industry.
13 Dec 2017 6:06 AM
The accused, both aged 32 years and native of neighbouring Haryana, were intercepted by the customs after their arrival from Bangkok.
03 Aug 2017 4:12 PM
Three people were arrested on consecutive days from July 29-31, who were trying to sneak in with large quantity of gold.
31 Jul 2017 7:41 PM
Four gold bars were kept in the pockets of his short that he was wearing under his trousers.
30 May 2017 1:17 PM
Upon interrogation, Dalal accepted his role as the person who would retrieve the gold from the dustbin and carry it outside the airport.
25 Apr 2017 2:27 AM
The two apprehended are frequent fliers to India and are in trading activities in textile material, readymade garments and cosmetics.
16 Apr 2017 4:00 PM
Two people were detained from the central parts of Kolkata for questioning.
16 Apr 2017 2:20 AM
The Customs has seized around 8 kilogram of gold, in separate incidents of smuggling of yellow metal in the last 2 days.
10 Apr 2017 8:55 PM