Issue Date: May 15, 2012
>> Blood-stained blades of grass and soil from the scene of Mahatma Gandhi’s assassination have sold for £10,000 (around US $16,000) at an auction in Shropshire, the UK. His glasses, bought from an optician in Gloucester, sold for £34,000, over thrice its guide price.
>> US authorities claim to have busted a secret Internet drugs market where people worldwide could buy LSD, ecstasy and other illegal drugs. The ring, The Farmer's Market, operated through a computer network that allowed users to communicate anonymously.