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Smoke, snort, poof! Govt's lethargy in providing storage vaults for seized contraband will cost us dearly

Feb 03, 2016

Smoke, snort, poof! Govt's lethargy in providing storage vaults for seized contraband will cost us dearly

The willful inertia shown by successive governments in states and at the Centre in providing lawful storage vaults for quintals of seized contraband including brown sugar, excitement evoking pills, smack, ganja (marijuana) and heroine is responsible for spreading drug addiction in the country. #Drugs #Heroine #ConnecTheDots #Opium #marijuana #Evoking pills #Smack #Ganja #brown sugar #contraband
Saudi Arabia executions reach 53 in single month

Jan 25, 2016

Saudi Arabia executions reach 53 in single month

Saudi Arabia on Monday executed a Saudi tribesman convicted of murder, the interior ministry said, raising the number of death sentences carried out by the kingdom in January to 53. #Islam #NewsTracker #Saudi Arabia #Murder #drug trafficking #Saudi #executions #January 2016 #52
Biggest ever meth drug bust: Bangladesh police make record $10.5 million

Jan 18, 2016

Biggest ever meth drug bust: Bangladesh police make record $10.5 million

Bangladesh has seized 2.8 million methamphetamine tablets worth an estimated $10.5 million in the country's biggest ever seizure of the drug, as it struggles to stem its surging popularity #Bangladesh #NewsTracker #Cocaine #Drug Cartels #drug bust #seizure #10.5 million dollars #methamphetamine tablets
Man dies after being left brain-dead after suffering serious side-effects in French drug trial

Jan 18, 2016

Man dies after being left brain-dead after suffering serious side-effects in French drug trial

The CEO of the Portuguese pharmaceutical company that was developing the drug said he was "profoundly shocked" by the death and pledged an investigation. #France #NewsTracker #CEO #drug #Rennes #Pain killer #brain dead
Decoding Malda violence: Unrest was more than communal incident, it was narco mafia's message to cops

Jan 18, 2016

Decoding Malda violence: Unrest was more than communal incident, it was narco mafia's message to cops

The clinching reason behind the violent eruption in Kaliachak block of West Bengal's Malda district has come to the forefront 15 days after the unrest. #Bangladesh #ConnectTheDots #West Bengal #Smuggling #Malda #Narcotics #trafficking #drug smuggling #Malda violence
West Bengal: Security forces destroy over 700 acres of poppy in Malda

Jan 17, 2016

West Bengal: Security forces destroy over 700 acres of poppy in Malda

Security agencies have undertaken a massive drive and destroyed poppy crop spread in about 700 acres in the border town of Malda along the Indo-Bangladesh border. #Bangladesh #NewsTracker #West Bengal #drug trafficking #Malda #Kaliachak #poppy #Malda violence
WADA report: IAAF doping scandal is just another case of a sporting body's failure to act with transparency

Jan 17, 2016

WADA report: IAAF doping scandal is just another case of a sporting body's failure to act with transparency

The IAAF scandal is just the latest in a long list of corruption or doping scandals that has rocked sports around the world just this century. #BCCI #InMyOpinion #Doping #IAAF #WADA #Lodha Committee #World Anti-Drug Agency #International Association of Athletic Federations
Sustained growth can help pharma industry touch Rs 4 lakh cr in next 4 years:Ananth Kumar

Jan 13, 2016

Sustained growth can help pharma industry touch Rs 4 lakh cr in next 4 years:Ananth Kumar

Kumar added that government is aiming to increase the pharma sector growth rate by at least another one or two percent #GDP #Ananth Kumar #Icra #Pharma sector #sunrise industry #bulk drugs parks
Mexican drug lord now a fashion icon? 'El Chapo' shirt lands US store in dubious limelight

Jan 13, 2016

Mexican drug lord now a fashion icon? 'El Chapo' shirt lands US store in dubious limelight

Barabas, in Los Angeles' Fashion District, was quick to realize the drug lord was pictured in one of its shirts, and even quicker to cash in on it. #NewsTracker #Drugs #Mexico #Sean Penn #El Chapo #shirt ##Shareworhty #El Chapo Shirt