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Mar 03, 2019
Political parties use drug menace in Punjab as perennial election fodder, but none have any solution to offerPunjab has been plagued by a drug menace for years, with political parties bringing up the problem at every election rally but with no solutions.
Mar 13, 2018
Donald Trump's multiple U-turns on gun control: From advocating minimum age for purchasing weapons to bowing to political realityNot two weeks ago, President Donald Trump wagged his finger at a Republican senator and scolded him for being "afraid of the NRA," declaring that he would stand up to the powerful gun lobby and finally get results on quelling gun violence following last month's Florida school shooting
Aug 23, 2017
Researchers claim Twitter can be used to track dynamics of opioid misuse in a given locality over timeThe findings from this new study show that social media can also be used to track public interest in opioid misuse.
Jun 22, 2017
Illegal drugs market 'thriving' globally as opium, cocaine production escalates: UN reportThe global narcotics market is "thriving", with production of cocaine and opium substances soaring and opioids wreaking havoc said a UN agency.
Jun 18, 2016
Punjab drug addiction: 16% or — as deputy CM Badal says — 0.06%?“Out of the 2.77 crore population of the state, only 0.06 per cent was found abusing drugs, which is the lowest percentage across the nation,” said Punjab deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal in February 2016, citing a 2015 study as he criticised Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal for projecting Punjab as a drugs haven.