Gulf Times - Drug-smuggling
Canadian sentenced to death in China for drug smuggling

Canadian sentenced to death in China for drug smuggling

A Chinese court on Monday sentenced a Canadian man to death for drug smuggling after prosecutors said an original 15-year sentence given in November was too lenient.

Canadian drug smuggler faces retrial as China says 15 yrs too lenient

Canadian drug smuggler faces retrial as China says 15 yrs too lenient

A Chinese court said Saturday that a 15-year jail sentence for a Canadian national charged with drug smuggling was too "lenient" and remanded his case for a retrial.

Indonesia deports French drug smuggler after 18 years

Indonesia deports French drug smuggler after 18 years

The now 45-year-old was originally given a life term -- narrowly escaping the death sentence handed to some other foreign drug traffickers.

Philippines' Duterte accepts son's resignation as vice mayor

Philippines' Duterte accepts son's resignation as vice mayor

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday accepted the resignation of his eldest son as vice mayor of the southern city of Davao following allegations he was involved in drug smuggling.

Saudi executes Pakistani man for drug trafficking

Saudi executes Pakistani man for drug trafficking

Saudi Arabia executed a Pakistani national on Thursday for smuggling drugs, taking to 86 the number of people the kingdom has put to death this year.

Indian jailed for 14 years for Bali drug-smuggling

Indian jailed for 14 years for Bali drug-smuggling

An Indian man was jailed for 14 years on Monday for trying to bring crystal methamphetamine into the Indonesian resort island of Bali.