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Jan 24, 2018
Punjab's drug menace: Secrecy renders women substance abusers 'invisible', stigma makes treatment near impossibleDespite the easy availability of drugs in Punjab, empirical data available on drug use seems to indicate that women appear to have resisted the urge to use drugs.
Oct 16, 2017
Congress clinches win in Gurdaspur bypolls: Strong anti-SAD sentiments helped party; premature to write off BJP thoughCongress won the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat on Sunday, but only after the demise of Vinod Khanna who had defeated the then sitting MP and Punjab state Congress president Pratap Singh Bajwa in 2014
Aug 24, 2017
Drug abuse on the rise in Kashmir as growing militancy, hostilities provide safe ground for poppy cultivationThe Kashmir unrest seems to have fuelled not just drug abuse but also drug cultivation in the Valley with poppy cultivators finding a safe haven amid rising hostilities and militancy
Jul 30, 2017
Venkaiah Naidu calls for collective responsibility to tackle drug menace, urges excise officials to be waryIt is the collective responsibility of a society to tackle drug menace, NDA's vice-presidential nominee M Venkaiah Naidu said
Jun 26, 2017
Delhi Police mulls setting up of SHGs to spread awareness on drug abuseThe Delhi Police is mulling over setting up self-help groups to dissuade youngsters from falling prey to drug abuse.
Jun 09, 2017
Punjab's drug menace: Mob lynches suspected dealer by chopping off his hand, footThe macabre incident occurred Talwandi Sabo sub-division of Bathinda district when Vinod Kumar was beaten up and his hand and foot severed with sharp-edged weapons
Mar 11, 2017
Punjab Election Results 2017: Congress wins 77 seats; Amarinder Singh to be next CMAfter a long-drawn electoral battle which saw politicians attacking each other on issues like corruption and drug addiction, Congress won 77 out of the 117 seats that went for poll in Punjab
Mar 09, 2017
Punjab Election 2017 Exit Poll Results LIVE: Close contest between Congress and AAP predictedAround 78.6 percent of the 1.98 crore electors on 4 February had exercised their franchise in the election to the 117 Assembly seats of Punjab.
Aug 09, 2016
Laxmikant Parsekar to take steps to tackle sale of drugs outside educational institutesGoa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Tuesday said that it has come to his notice that drugs are being being sold outside reputed educational institutes in the state
Jul 24, 2016
Over 7 lakh youth applying for Punjab police to face dope testBadal said the govt has taken the decision to conduct dope tests on applicants to bring out the reality regarding the drug addiction menace in Punjab.