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Breaking Bad: How Indians Cooked Fentanyl For A Mexican Drug Cartel

Breaking Bad: How Indians Cooked Fentanyl For A Mexican Drug Cartel

Sandhya Ravishankar
Sandhya Ravishankar
Sandhya Ravishankar
14 mins read
Part 1: A 2018 bust in Indore has shown that India is poised to replace China as the supply market for the Mexican drug mafia
Narcos Mexico: The India, Sinaloa Connect
Narcos Mexico: The India, Sinaloa Connect
Sandhya Ravishankar
Sandhya Ravishankar
Sandhya Ravishankar
11 mins read
Part 2: Organised crime seeks new avenues to source precursor chemicals illegally and India emerges as a golden opportunity
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`Bulldozer' elephant snared to death in Kerala

`Bulldozer' elephant snared to death in Kerala

By
Jeff Joseph
4 mins read
Barely three months after the death of a pregnant elephant after consuming a cracker laden snare caused national outrage, another elephant has died.
Repeat Of 2015 Floods Unlikely, TN Government Allays Fears

Repeat Of 2015 Floods Unlikely, TN Government Allays Fears

By
Sandhya Ravishankar
4 mins read
Although water is being released into the Adyar river from the Chembarambakkam reservoir, flooding is not likely, say officials
Watch: Pollution In Musi River Affects Health Of Villagers, Livestock & Crops

Watch: Pollution In Musi River Affects Health Of Villagers, Livestock & Crops

Chemical effluents continue to be released into the Musi river unchecked despite NGT order
Watch: Tribal Lands Grabbed By Illegal Brick Kilns In Coimbatore

Watch: Tribal Lands Grabbed By Illegal Brick Kilns In Coimbatore

By
A Joseph
Human rights violations and water, air pollution are other issues allegedly caused by 184 illegal brick kilns here
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