The Lede

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
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
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
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
Chemical effluents continue to be released into the Musi river unchecked despite NGT order
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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