Licences of 18 pharma companies cancelled for manufacturing spurious drugs
The states where inspections were carried out include Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Delhi, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir...
Police bust organised drug rackets; narcotics worth Rs 40cr seized, 4 held
The police registered a case under relevant sections of law and the accused Md Irfan was arrested.
UAE frees Israeli woman jailed on drug charges
Fidaa Kiwan, an Arab Israeli photographer, was arrested in Dubai in 2021 and initially sentenced to death for possession of 50 grams of cocaine and half a kilogram of marijuana.
AP cops launch ‘Sankalpam’ to eradicate drug menace
It aims at curbing consumption of drugs at educational institutions
Drugs worth Rs 90cr destroyed by city police
The drugs were destroyed in view of the Regional Conference on Drug Trafficking and National Security for Southern States and Union Territories.
Meth worth Rs 9 crore seized, two held in Chennai
After an investigation, police said a man named Arjun had smuggled it from Moreh, an international border town located on the India-Myanmar border in Manipur.
Vigil along sea can end drug menace: Shah
Expressing displeasure over the investigation of NDPS cases, Shah called upon agencies to make use of stringent laws while probing narcotics cases.
Shah to chair regional meet on drug trafficking and national security in Bengaluru
Later in the day, Shah will lay the foundation stone of Sahakara Samridhi Soudha and inaugurate various other programmes by the Ministry of Cooperation.
Sukhu talks tough, says govt will confiscate assets of drug peddlers
He said an advisory board under the Prevention of Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act would also be constituted to check the menace, besides setting up of a STF.
‘NCB tip of the spear in fight against drugs’
Gyaneshwar Singh, Deputy Director General of the Narcotics Control Bureau, explains the role played by the agency in the war against drugs and narcotics.
Drugs given by friends take minor boy’s life in Thiruvananthapuram, kin seek probe
The Kadinamkulam police, meanwhile, said the forensic surgeon has reported brain hemorrhage and the exact reason could be found during the probe.
Over a dozen of low-quality medicines banned in Kerala
The drugs used for treating fever, diabetes, arthritis, malaria, bacterial infection, allergies, heart diseases, oedema and vitamin D3 deficiency are among the drugs that faced the ban.
Over 3,000 take part in GTech anti-drug marathon
The marathon held in the early morning was flagged off by former Indian cricketer Tinu Yohannan. It included three categories – 21km, 10km and 3km – of the run.
In clutches of drugs, in conflict with the law
Society must refrain from treating them as criminals, as this labelling would prevent them from turning over a new leaf," the activist added.
SIT to submit 9th interim report by June
The SIT which has so far submitted its 8th interim report will submit the next report to Supreme Court before June 2023, he said.
Influenza scare: Health Department adds Oseltamivir to essential drug list
The advisory stated that the Influenza is self-limiting and only lasts 5-7 days, and the morbidity and mortality rate are also low.
Liquor & drugs worth Rs 6,413 crore seized in ‘dry’ Gujarat
Of the seized contraband, Indian Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) was worth Rs 197.56 crore, country-made liquor Rs 3.99 crore and beer bottles worth Rs 10.51 crore.
Centre and not state should regulate manufacturing of drugs: New bill
Presently, all manufacturing activities relating to drugs and cosmetics are regulated by the respective state governments through their drug control organisations.
Groundwork for detaining 604 drug peddlers in Kerala begins
The detention order has to be issued by the Home Secretary after verifying supporting documents filed by law enforcement agencies.
Startup develops chip for drug screening of cancer patients
Chennai-based startup ISMO Bio-Photonics has developed a palm-sized 3D-printed microfluidic chip to provide personalized drug screening for cancer patients.
Umesh Pal kidnapping case: Gangster-neta Atiq Ahmed held guilty, his brother acquitted
Pawar steps in amid row over Rahul's Savarkar remark, asks Cong to tone down attack
Wrong to assume that sacked H-1B staffers have to leave America within 60 days: USCIS director
Petty politics of petty men: Sibal slams govt after Rahul asked to vacate bungalow
Rahul's Savarkar jibe: MVA's split inevitable if issue gets stretched, say experts
AIADMK power struggle: EPS takes over as general secretary after Madras HC rejects OPS' plea
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