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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 03, 2017
Mandsaur farmers' stir: Madhya Pradesh Police identifies 35 drug peddlers who were part of violenceAs many as 35 drug peddlers were part of the farmers' stir in the first fortnight of June at Mandsaur — the epicentre of cultivators' unrest, an investigation by the Madhya Pradesh police has revealed.
Mar 10, 2017
The Little Mermaid trailer: This live-action fairy tale is darker and more realisticThis live-action remake won't be based on Han Christian Anderson's version of the story. Rather, it offers a fresh perspective.
Feb 21, 2017
Punjab Election 2017: Drugs, liquor, cash worth Rs 127 cr seized during polls, reveals ECPunjab recorded total seizure of cash, liquor, drugs and other items worth about Rs 127 crore during 2017 Assembly polls, officials said on Tuesday.
Nov 18, 2016
Fifa launch disciplinary case against England and Scotland for poppy tributeFifa on Thursday launched a "disciplinary" case against England and Scotland for wearing poppy armbands in a tribute to British war dead.
Nov 11, 2016
World Cup qualifiers: Fifa deny 'poppy ban' as England-Scotland set to go ahead with tributeFifa insisted it was a "distortion of the facts" to suggest they would punish British national associations for poppy tributes in World Cup qualifier.
Nov 11, 2016
World Cup qualifiers: A year after Paris attacks, war and terror overshadow footballFrom poppies and black armbands to brutally graphic nightmares caused by terrorist carnage, Friday's World Cup qualifiers will be sobering as well as raucous.
Nov 09, 2016
World Cup qualifiers: England players happy to wear poppy against Scotland, says Harry KaneEngland's players are pleased they will be able to wear commemorative poppies in Friday's World Cup qualifier against Scotland, striker Harry Kane said on Tuesday.
Nov 03, 2016
Fifa to sanction England and Scotland after teams insist on wearing banned poppy symbols on jerseysEngland and Scotland will face Fifa sanctions after insisting they will feature embroidered poppies honoring Britain's war dead on their soccer jerseys.
Mar 18, 2016
Mexican state supplying half of America's heroin may soon legalise opium farming for medical useThe governor of one of Mexico's most violent states is making waves by proposing that impoverished farmers be allowed to grow opium poppies for legal medical use.