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Sylvester Stallone Regrets Smuggling Banned Substances to Australia
...er Stallone has apologized profusely for trying to smuggle
human growth hormones and testosterone into Australia. Stallone has been charged with importing banned substances into Australia in February this year during a tour to promote his film Rocky Balboa. A Customs search of his luggage at the start o...
Copy-cats Not Approved
...ts could use a vehicle with the red cross sign, to smuggle
arms and ammunition. AN...
Punjab Plans of Banning Sex Determination Kit from US
..."There are NRIs and travellers from abroad who can smuggle
these kits into India. The PNDT Act needs to be amended suitably with a strict penalty for using such kits," said gynaecologist Sanjay Goyal. Punjab has one of the worst sex ratios in the country - 874 females against 1,000 males. This is far lower...
Drugs Part of Mumbai High Life
...e, Nigerians and Kenyans as dealersand couriers to smuggle
cocaine," said a Mumbai Narcotics ControlBureau (NCB) official. "Mumbai alone has 30-35 big-time drug suppliers with a well-knitnetwork of over 150 dealers who cater to high society and high profilecustomers like Bibek Moitra and Rahul Mahajan on a...
Compressed DNA aids gene patients
...long and unwieldy. Doctors are looking for ways to smuggle
or slip their modified DNA strands into the cells they want to change. Other methods involve using viruses - which "infect" the cell and pass on the new genes that way, or encasing the DNA in fatty globules called liposomes, which are pulled into ...