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UAE eases drug laws: No jail for bringing in THC, reduced sentences for first-time drug offenders
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UAE eases drug laws: No jail for bringing in THC, reduced sentences for first-time drug offenders

The reforms come as part of a wider legal overhaul announced as the UAE celebrates a half-century since its founding and seeks to boost its image as a cosmopolitan hub

Online drug trade more serious than cybercrime, will not be tolerated in state, says Narottam Mishra
India

Online drug trade more serious than cybercrime, will not be tolerated in state, says Narottam Mishra

The Madhya Pradesh home minister has said that there are no guidelines for online businesses and hence the state will make one

Amazon not cooperating in marijuana smuggling case, action will be taken, says MP home minister
India

Amazon not cooperating in marijuana smuggling case, action will be taken, says MP home minister

Recently, Madhya Pradesh Police busted an alleged racket of the sale of marijuana through Amazon and arrested three accused,

Nawab Malik's son-in-law sends legal notice to Devendra Fadnavis for levelling 'defamatory, false allegations' against him
India

Nawab Malik's son-in-law sends legal notice to Devendra Fadnavis for levelling 'defamatory, false allegations' against him

Sameer Khan has also demanded Rs 5 crore in damages on account of "mental torture, agony and financial loss”

Drug violence shakes Mexican beach resorts
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Drug violence shakes Mexican beach resorts

Mexico's beach resorts are reeling as gangs involved in drug dealing and extortion take their turf wars to the country's tourist havens

Samsung vice-chairman fined 70 million won for anaesthetic drug use
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Samsung vice-chairman fined 70 million won for anaesthetic drug use

Lee Jae-yong was found guilty of having repeatedly taken the anaesthetic propofol at a plastic surgery clinic in Seoul dozens of times over several years

From cocaine to heroin and LSD, common party drugs being consumed by youths
India

From cocaine to heroin and LSD, common party drugs being consumed by youths

Young people, nowadays, not only consume plant-based drugs such as cannabis, cocaine, and heroin, but have also switched to synthetic drugs including MDMA and ketamine

No bail for Aryan Khan, Arbaaz Merchant and Munmun Dhamecha; court reserves order for 20 Oct
India

No bail for Aryan Khan, Arbaaz Merchant and Munmun Dhamecha; court reserves order for 20 Oct

Senior Advocate Amit Desai rooted for Aryan and asked the court to 'let him be a free man' but with stringent restrictions

Mumbai cruise drug case: NCB questions Aryan Khan’s driver, makes yet another arrest
India

Mumbai cruise drug case: NCB questions Aryan Khan’s driver, makes yet another arrest

As many as 19 arrests have been made by the NCB in the cruise ship raid case so far

Taliban invokes Islam to weed out drugs from Afghanistan; war begins with shaved heads for addicts
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Taliban invokes Islam to weed out drugs from Afghanistan; war begins with shaved heads for addicts

The illicit opium trade in Afghanistan is intertwined with the country's economy and its turmoil. Poppy growers are part of an important rural constituency for the Taliban, and most rely on the harvest to make ends meet

Hrithik Roshan lends support to Aryan Khan: 'Stay calm amidst the chaos'
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Hrithik Roshan lends support to Aryan Khan: 'Stay calm amidst the chaos'

Hrithik Roshan shared a note in support of #AryanKhan after the latter was arrested in a drug raid

'Was he the only one on the cruise?': Mika Singh takes a jibe at NCB over Aryan Khan's arrest
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'Was he the only one on the cruise?': Mika Singh takes a jibe at NCB over Aryan Khan's arrest

After Hansal Mehta, Pooja Bhatt, Mika Singh has reacted to Aryan Khan's arrest by NCB in cruise drug case

Aryan Khan, son of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, sent to NCB custody till 7 Oct; show empathy, urges Tharoor
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Aryan Khan, son of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, sent to NCB custody till 7 Oct; show empathy, urges Tharoor

The 23-year-old was arrested by the NCB after they busted an alleged rave party on a cruise ship on Saturday night

Iranian boat with huge stock of heroin apprehended off Gujarat coast; seven arrested
India

Iranian boat with huge stock of heroin apprehended off Gujarat coast; seven arrested

The boat carried an estimated 30 to 50 kg of the drug, which could be worth about Rs 150 to Rs 250 crore in the international markets as per officials

Sushant Singh Rajput death case: NCB arrests drug peddler in Goa, to be produced in court on 7 May
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Sushant Singh Rajput death case: NCB arrests drug peddler in Goa, to be produced in court on 7 May

"Hemal Shah's alleged involvement came to light during the investigation of a drugs case linked to Sushant Singh Rajput's death," NCB's official confirmed

From the COVID-19 pandemic, experts have a roadmap to lowering the costs of medicine
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From the COVID-19 pandemic, experts have a roadmap to lowering the costs of medicine

The decades-long trend of rising drug prices, described by Eroom’s Law, is in part a result of regulatory inefficiencies.

Mexican cartel chief El Chapo's wife Emma Coronel Aispuro arrested in US on drug charges
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Mexican cartel chief El Chapo's wife Emma Coronel Aispuro arrested in US on drug charges

Aispuro is charged with conspiracy to distribute drugs in the US and is accused of helping her husband escape from a Mexican prison in 2015

New study finds out how the SARS-CoV-2 virus attaches itself to our cells
science

New study finds out how the SARS-CoV-2 virus attaches itself to our cells

This new study will help scientists in the development of new drugs for treating COVID-19.

Derived from an Amazonian frog, Kambo is catching on as an alt-wellness wonder drug
Health

Derived from an Amazonian frog, Kambo is catching on as an alt-wellness wonder drug

Kambo is catching on among the same crowd of coastal New Age elites — Burning Man psychonauts, Silicon Valley disrupters, plant-medicine proselytes — that rallied around ayahuasca, the hallucinogenic rainforest tea, a decade ago

Caught in deadly race with new COVID strain, Britain 'gambles' with mix-and-match vaccine regimen
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Caught in deadly race with new COVID strain, Britain 'gambles' with mix-and-match vaccine regimen

Scientists have slammed the new guidance which allows for the interchange of vaccines, if the second dose of the vaccine originally received is not available, saying officials have abandoned science and are just trying to 'guess their way out of a mess'