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Afghanistan struggles with meth, opium addiction

Meth boom adds to Afghanistan's opium and heroin woes.

20 Dec 2019 11:53 AM

Researchers develop wearable device that will deliver opioid antidote automatically

The device keeps you stable long enough for emergency services to arrive.

29 Jul 2019 9:39 AM

Amritsar: Inter-state smuggler arrested by STF; 6.5 kg opium seized

The accused is a resident of Sultanwind area in Amritsar.

03 Jul 2019 8:45 PM

Scientists test nose spray to kick gambling habit

The spray contains naloxone, an emergency treatment for opiate overdoses.

09 Jan 2018 7:58 AM

In Punjab, poll freebies include heroin, opium and alcohol

Since the beginning of January, more than 2.63 tonnes of drugs have been seized in poll-bound Punjab.

02 Feb 2017 12:51 PM


India famous for bananas, Pakistan for gay porn

The data map made by research and data journalist McCandless shows what every country is famous for and it is surprising

09 Jan 2017 4:24 PM

Legalising cannabis and opium in India

We get celebrities to give their take on a current issue each week and lend their perspective to a much-discussed topic.

27 Nov 2016 12:04 AM