cannabis

In New York, previously convicted people get first licenses for legal cannabis sales

36-year-old Jeremy Rivera wants to put his knowledge of cannabis and business acumen to use by opening a weed shop east of the city on Long Island.

published on : 18th December 2022

Over 100 kg cannabis from northeast seized in Delhi

When the police checked their scooty, 56.5 kg ganja, packed in 22 packets, was recovered from their possession.

published on : 6th December 2022

Rats that ate away the cannabis

But one must not question the government’s verdicts on these matters, so like a good citizen, I went with it. The more you think about it, it seems mildly plausible.

published on : 30th November 2022

Olympic swimmer Joseph Schooling admits using cannabis

"I gave in to a moment of weakness after going through a very tough period of my life," Schooling said in a message posted late Tuesday on his Instagram account.

published on : 31st August 2022

Encourage use of bhang, cannabis as alternative to liquor, says Chhattisgarh BJP MLA, creates row

Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel said if the MLA wants ganja to be legalised in the country, then he should put forth the demand before the BJP-led central government.

published on : 25th July 2022

Hyderabad police arrest two, seize 66 kg of ganja

On the pretext of moving leaf plates, he concealed ganja in the same vehicle and tried to smuggle it into Hyderabad.

published on : 18th July 2022

Chhattisgarh: Seized Ganja used as biomass to produce 5 MW power

Around 13 tons of marijuana were confiscated in 553 cases by various district police falling under the Bilaspur range during the fortnight-long campaign ‘Nashe Se Azadi Pakhwada’.

published on : 28th June 2022

Arunachal Pradesh​ Police seize cannabis worth over Rs 50 lakh

On receipt of intelligence inputs about involvement of a couple in supplying narcotics in the Capital Complex region, a special team raided a house in Gollonallah on Friday.

published on : 25th June 2022

Thailand makes marijuana legal, but smoking discouraged

So far, it appears there would be no effort to police what people can grow and smoke at home, aside from registering to do so, and declaring it is for medical purposes.

published on : 9th June 2022

Singapore's apex court acquits two Indian men of drug trafficking, one was facing death penalty

According to a media report, the appeals of both men, had been charged over a bag of less than 1.875 kg of cannabis, turned solely on whether each of them knew about the nature of drugs.

published on : 27th May 2022

Nepal ganja campaign seeks return of Himalayan high times

Now, with Western countries easing their own prohibitions on marijuana, the government and legal reform campaigners say it is time to stop criminalising a potent cash crop.

published on : 29th April 2022

Cops nab kingpin in ‘cannabis tanker’ case

The Ernakulam Rural police have arrested the person who attempted to transport 250kg of cannabis concealed in a tanker lorry to Idukki from Odisha.

published on : 22nd April 2022

How cannabis in Himachal's hills is turning phirangs into locals

The snow-capped mountains and gushing brooks of Himachal seem straight out of a Tennyson poem but there’s a stark side to this seeming serenity: ever-increasing drug cultivation and abuse.

published on : 2nd November 2017