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Nov 14, 2017
Delhi's drug crisis: Drug addiction transcends class barriers, rehabilitation is a massive challengeFirstpost walked into urban villages in all parts of Delhi to find out in detail about the drug addiction plaguing various parts of the city. The ground report showed a sordid picture.
Nov 14, 2017
Delhi's drug crisis Part 4: Capital requires more beds for child addicts in hospitals, stronger community policingThere are 70,000 children in Delhi who sniff sulechan (solution), chew tobacco, or smoke gaanja and smack. This saddening statistic was laid bare by a survey.
Nov 14, 2017
Delhi's drug crisis Part 3: Long-term rehab homes and alternate therapies need of the hourHemant Kumar, who was under the influence of addiction for two decades is an example of how long-term treatment can have a hugely beneficial effect for drug addicts.
Nov 11, 2017
Delhi's drug crisis Part 5: Policy makers need to understand substance addiction as a public health disasterPolicy makers should understand the issue of drug addiction in Delhi as a public health disaster rather than just a psychological ailment. The Delhi government believes in a decentralised approach to the problem.
Nov 09, 2017
Delhi's Drug Crisis: With poison cheaply available and few rehab options, addiction grips heart of cityThe addiction issues of the youth of Delhi aren’t as obvious as their counterparts in Punjab, but for those who wish to see, the problem is as clear as day.
Sep 18, 2017
Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte asks country's human rights chief if he is gay or a paedophilePhilippine president Rodrigo Duterte taunted the head of the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) on Saturday, asking if he was a paedophile.
Aug 20, 2017
Philippines: Public anger rises over Rodrigo Duterte's bloody war against drug cartelsMore than 12,500 people, many small-time drug users and dealers, have been killed since Duterte took office in June 2016.
Jul 04, 2017
Hyderabad's tryst with LSD: Undercover operation reveal city minors falling prey to psychedelic drugsRecent raids and seizure of psychedelic drugs like LSD, Molecule and MDMA or ecstasy has shown that not just metros but even cities like Hyderabad are rising in the drug map with several consumers being teenagers
May 29, 2017
Bengaluru: Four Nigerians, among five, arrested with cocaine worth Rs 18 lakhOn a tip-off, the Crime Branch raided two houses in the suburbs and seized 168 grams of cocaine valued at Rs 18 lakh.
Apr 08, 2017
Delhi has 70,000 children addicted to drugs on its streets: How will they be rescued?In Delhi, 70,000 childhoods are being lost to cheap poison every day