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January 14, 2019 10:16 AM Malaysian police seize 600kg of crystal meth in huge drugs bust

The latest find comes a few weeks after another police operation turned up 1.2 tonnes of crystal meth. Nearly 600kg (1,300lbs) of mostly crystal meth was found over the weekend, most of it in a container truck in the northern state of Perak, police said. The seizures come a month after police got a record bust of 1.2 tonnes of crystal meth, known locally 23

January 5, 2019 7:49 PM Tom Jones love child: Why Tom Jones refuses to speak to estranged son

SIR Tom Jones’ estranged love child Jonathan Berkery has repeatedly spoken of his wish to have a relationship with his famous father - but why does the Welsh superstar refuse to have anything to do with him? Jonathan Berkery, 30, was conceived after Sir Tom Jones had a three-day fling with model Katherine Berkery in October 1987. At the time, the music 18

December 21, 2018 10:59 PM British drugs kingpin JAILED in France after MASSIVE 1.3-tonne cocaine seizure

The serial drug dealer, Robert Dawes, rose through the ranks to command a widely feared global network. From Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, Dawes was convicted of drug trafficking offences. The conviction came following a 1.3-tonne cocaine seizure at a Paris Airport, the National Crime Agency (NCA) said. The NCA described the 46-year-old as “one of the most influential 24

December 17, 2018 9:44 AM Millionaire John Broadhurst jailed after killing girlfriend during 'rough sex'

John Broadhurst, a property developer, is said to have "totally lost it" during "drug-fuelled" intercourse. John Broadhurst, 40, was previously cleared of murdering Natalie Connolly and causing her grievous bodily harm on the directions of the judge following legal submissions part-way through his trial. The property developer, said during his trial 24

December 14, 2018 12:03 AM County Lines: Drug gangs destroying lives and communities

Drug gangs from large urban areas are using violence and intimidation to operate a practice called County Lines in smaller towns and rural areas. The gangs establish a phone number that they can use to advertise and sell drugs, primarily heroin and crack cocaine. Dorset Police has established a task-force to tackle the issue and BBC South has been following 23

December 7, 2018 5:05 PM Arsenal players in legal high role model shocker

PSST! Wanna see young men inhaling nitrous oxide, you know, like medical students and junior doctors used to do? Well, you can, reportedly. Photos of Arsenal players inhaling balloons of what is allegedly nitrous oxide are all over the Sun. Lest you suppose young men larking about during their summer holidays is no big deal, the Sun tells us the men are “role models 22

December 3, 2018 1:37 AM Billy Connolly, 76, admits he tried cannabis after Parkinson's diagnosis

BILLY CONNOLLY has revealed he used cannabis to treat his Parkinson’s disease, as he opened up about living with the condition. The Scottish comedian said using marijuana made him feel “bomb happy” and “stoned”. Sir Billy Connolly, who was first diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease five years ago, revealed it took time for him to find the right treatment 74

December 1, 2018 1:37 PM Egyptian actress Rania Youssef could face jail after wearing revealing dress

The outfit comprised a black leotard covered by a transparent overdress with criss-cross detailing and a large bow belt. Rania Youssef, who is aged in her 30s, had been attending the closing ceremony of a film festival in Cairo when she was pictured on Thursday in the black ensemble, which raised eyebrows. The piece comprises of black leotard covered 27

November 24, 2018 9:15 PM Dangerous cocaine batch warning after man dies in Colchester

A warning has been issued about a potentially dangerous batch of cocaine following the death of a man. Essex Police said the 22-year-old and a woman, 20, both from Colchester, were taken to hospital at 02:50 GMT after becoming unwell at a property in Egerton Green Road in the town. The man later died and his death is being treated as unexplained, a spokesperson 24

November 23, 2018 11:15 AM British brothers arrested in Thailand over suspected drug trafficking

Joseph and Gregory Mulhare were detained during an armed raid by immigration officers on their hotel room in Chonburi. Joseph and Gregory Mulhare from the Wirral, Merseyside, were detained during an armed raid by immigration officers on their hotel room in the eastern province of Chonburi. A photograph of Joseph, 43, and Gregory, 38, was released by authorities 25