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Himachal Pradesh election: Despite 'anti-drug' poll rhetoric, voters likely to swing towards party promising cannabis legalisation
Politics

Himachal Pradesh election: Despite 'anti-drug' poll rhetoric, voters likely to swing towards party promising cannabis legalisation

The demand for legalising cannabis is drowning out with the BJP's vow to end the drug menace in the state of Himachal Pradesh.

Smoke on the water: A travelogue of Kasol, Tosh and Malana
Life

Smoke on the water: A travelogue of Kasol, Tosh and Malana

What happens when 2 stoners visit a mysterious, hilly village in North India — 8000 feet above sea level — to smoke the best marijuana in the world?

'Hash'tag Himachal: How this beautiful mountain state turned into a narcotics den
India

'Hash'tag Himachal: How this beautiful mountain state turned into a narcotics den

Lack of an alternate development model, lure of easy money and unscrupulous foreigners have turned the beautiful mountain state of Himachal into a drug den

No Indians allowed: Why the Free Kasol cafe case is more complicated than it seems
Life

No Indians allowed: Why the Free Kasol cafe case is more complicated than it seems

Most Indian locals don't enter Free Kasol cafe anyway. Life is tough here, and the Indian tourists don't bring much business.

Cannabis, trance parties and falafel: the new Goa in the Himalayas
Life

Cannabis, trance parties and falafel: the new Goa in the Himalayas

The mountains aren’t the only thing high in Kasol. The little village in Himachal is turning into the freewheeling new Goa these days. No bikinis and beaches but you can make a side trip to meet the descendants of Alexander's army.