WASHINGTON: The US Department of Commerce is banning American companies from selling components to leading Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp for seven years for violating the terms of a sanctions violation case, US officials said on Monday. The Chinese company, a top smartphone seller in the United States, pleaded guilty last year in federal court in Texas for conspiring to violate US sanctions by illegally shipping US goods and technology to Iran. It paid $890 million in fines and penalties, with an additional…
KARACHI: Rangers in a raid on Monday arrested a gang alleged of involvement in selling expired medicines with new packing in Karachi. They also made ice drug, one of the most destructive drugs on the illicit market, from those medicines and sold them throughout the country. Following ban on Ephedrine in Pakistan, the cold-blooded criminals started using paracetamol, Vicks and Panadol (medicines normally used for cold, cough and fever) to fulfill their evil designs by making ice. “Ephedrine and Dextromethorphan are…
ISLAMABAD: Police on Friday arrested five drug peddlers involved in selling drugs in different Islamabad universities and recovered different kinds of drugs from their possession, ARY News reported. According to details, police have launched crackdown in educational institutions. They arrested five drug traffickers, including Adeel Arshad, Suhail Azhar, Muhammed Sanwal, Azmatullah and Farooq Maseeh, who used to supply drugs to 119 students of different universities. Read More: Police, jail officials facilitate sale of…
LONDON: Three men have been charged with fraud for allegedly selling horsemeat as beef in Britain in 2012, prosecutors said on Friday.
MUMBAI: While high-end jewellery shops in Mumbai's Zaveri bazaar are scratching for customers after a jump in local gold prices, Jitendra Jain, a scrap gold buyer in India's biggest bullion market, is doing brisk business.
JAKARTA: Indonesian police posing as wildlife buyers have arrested a suspected trafficker for selling protected eagles on Facebook, an official said Wednesday.
KARACHI: Two rogues were arrested for allegedly selling dog meat in an outskirt area of Karachi on Monday.
JERUSALEM: Israeli police arrested a man Wednesday suspected of hacking into computers and stealing songs of international pop stars, including Madonna, before leaking them online, police said.