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Andhra spurious drugs probe leads DCA to Chandigarh

Amaravati, March 1 | Following the detection of substandard Azithromycin antibiotics in Andhra Pradesh recently, the state's Drugs Control Administration (DCA) has dispatched a...

How bacteria defeat cystic fibrosis drugs

New York, Feb 27 | Researchers have discovered a slimy strategy used by bacteria to defeat antibiotics and other drugs used to combat infections...

BJP leader Rakesh Singh arrested in Pamela Goswami drugs case

Kolkata, Feb 23 | Kolkata Police on Tuesday arrested Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Rakesh Singh from Burdwan district in connection with the Pamela...

Myanmar bound drugs worth Rs 14 cr seized in Manipur, 3...

Imphal, Feb 23 | Drugs worth Rs 14 crore were seized from two trucks and three persons were arrested in Imphal West district, said...

Bangladesh first to ban all known vulture-toxic drugs

By Vishal GulatiNew Delhi, Feb 23 | With Bangladesh banning painkiller ketoprofen used widely to treat the cattle, it became the first country...

Who is BJYM Bengal Secy Pamela, nabbed in drugs case

New Delhi, Feb 20 | Pamela Goswami, secretary of West Bengal Bharatiya Janta Yuva Morcha (BJYM), who was arrested for allegedly possessing cocaine in...

BJP youth leader Pamela arrested in Kolkata with drugs worth Rs...

Kolkata, Feb 20 | A BJP youth-wing leader Pamela Goswami along with her associate was arrested on Friday with 100 gram cocaine worth of...

Drugs worth Rs 7.29 cr, 80 exotic reptiles seized in Mizoram

Aizawl/Silchar, Feb 18 | In two seperate incidents, the security forces have seized a huge cache of drugs worth Rs 7.29...

IIT team shows way for effective drugs to treat HIV/AIDS

Chennai, Feb 18 | Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras researchers are working on a new idea that may help develop effective drugs for...

Drinks, drugs up premature heart disease in youngsters: Study

New York, Feb 16 | Recreational drinking, smoking and drug use is linked to premature heart disease in young people, particularly among younger women,...

Drop in drugs smuggling, piracy and robbery in Indian Ocean in...

By Sumit Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Jan 30 | A total of 215 maritime incidents like contraband smuggling, piracy, armed robbery, irregular human migration and...

Sandalwood drugs case: My belief in Indian judiciary has increased: Actress...

Bengaluru, Jan 30 | Noted Kannada actress Ragini Dwivedi, who walked out of jail after spending nearly 150 days in prison over her ...

Assam Rifles seizes drugs, Areca nuts worth Rs 6.35 cr in...

Aizawl, Jan 22 | Troopers of Assam Rifles in separate raids have seized drugs and Areca nuts, smuggled from Mynamar, worth...

NCB arrests 2 Sri Lankans in Chennai in int’l drugs racket...

New Delhi, Jan 22 | The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has arrested two Sri Lankan Tamils -- who are key operatives...

NCB busts drugs factory in Mumbai, unearths Dawood link

Mumbai, Jan 21 | In a mega action against the drug cartel in Mumbai, the Narcotics Control Bureau has got the links of fugitive...

Covaxin efficacy meets WHO standards, safe to use: Joint Drugs Controller

New Delhi, Jan 16 | Allaying the apprehensions associated with the safety of the vaccine developed by Bharat Biotech, S. Eswara Reddy, Joint Drugs...

NCB nabs Maha Minister’s kin in drugs case (2nd Lead)

Mumbai, Jan. Jan 13 | In a huge embarrassment, the NCB on Wednesday arrested Sameer Khan, the son-in-law of Maharashtra Minister Nawab Malik, in...

NCB questions Maha Minister’s son-in-law in drugs case

Mumbai, Jan 13 | In a major embarrassment for the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) is questioning Samir Khan, the...

Sandalwood drugs case: Aditya Alva sent to 7-day police custody

Bengaluru, Jan 13 | The special NDPS court in the city on Tuesday sent Aditya Alva, one of the prime accused in the Sandalwood...

NCB arrests Mumbai’s celeb ‘Muchhad Paanwala’ in drugs case

Mumbai, Jan 12 | The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has arrested one of the owners of Mumbai's famed 'Muchhad Paanwala' early on Tuesday...

NCB searches for Sushant’s friend for questioning in drugs case

Mumbai, Jan 8 | The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Friday carried out searches to look for late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput's friend...

BSF seized drugs, contraband worth Rs 42 cr along Tripura frontier...

Agartala, Jan 7 | BSF troopers seized drugs, various contrabands and cattle worth of Rs 42 crore during the past one year...

Hyd’bad: MANUU Chancellor seeks police probe over allegations of sex, drugs...

Hyderabad, Jan 2 | Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) Chancellor Firoz Bakht Ahmed has sought a probe into allegations of a sex racket,...

Now, a film on drugs, debauchery, nepotism in Bollywood

New Delhi, Dec 31 | Indian-born Hollywood producer, actor and entrepreneur Tel K. Ganesan says his next film, The Fireflies: Drugs, Debauchery And Dil,...

Cops bust drugs racket in Goa, three held

Panaji, Dec 27 | The crime branch of Goa police on Sunday claimed to have busted a drug racket with the arrest of three...

Mumbai jail cop nabbed for aiding accused in drugs case

Mumbai, Dec 26 | In a shocker, the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) has arrested a policeman posted at the high-security Arthur Road Central Jail...

Two Nigerians held in B’luru with drugs worth Rs 1 cr

Bengaluru, Dec 24 | Bengaluru police have arrested two Nigerian nationals and recovered as many as 3,300 Ecstasy pills and 600 gm of MDMA...

Why Kangana not called for drugs probe, asks Maha Cong

Mumbai, Dec 18 | A day after filmmaker Karan Johar was served summons by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) for questioning in connection with...

Karan Johar to NCB: No use of drugs at his party

Mumbai, Dec 18 | Bollywood noted director and producer Karan Johar in his response to the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has denied of any...

Sandalwood drugs case: Actor Sanjjanaa granted bail by HC

Bengaluru, Dec 11 | The Karnataka High Court on Friday granted bail to actor Sanjjanaa Galrani in the Sandalwood drugs case.Sanjjana was in custody...

B’luru police arrest cab driver, recover drugs concealed in doll

Bengaluru, Dec 7 | Bengaluru police have arrested a cab driver and recovered Ya Ba and Ecstasy (MDMA) tablets and heroin concealed in a...

Sandalwood drugs case: SC notice on Ragini Dwivedi plea

New Delhi, Dec 4 | The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice on a plea moved by Kannada film actress Ragini Dwivedi seeking bail...

Bollywood drugs probe: 2 NCB officials suspended

Mumbai, Dec 3 | In a major embarrassment, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has suspended two officials from their Mumbai Zonal Unit for alleged...

Drugs case: Showik Chakraborty gets bail after 3 months

Mumbai, Dec 2 | Nearly three months since his arrest, Showik Chakraborty, the brother of Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty, was granted bail by a...

Cartel TikTok: Narcos post guns, drugs and boat chase videos

New York, Nov 29 | If you are fascinated by the narco TV series on streaming platforms like Netflix, read on as the drug...

Sandalwood drugs case: Sanjjanaa moves HC again seeking bail

Bengaluru, Nov 28 | Kannada film actress Sanjjanaa Galrani has decided to appeal for her bail once again in the Karnataka High Court, which...

The biggest mistake of all was taking drugs: Maradona

New Delhi, Nov 26 | Legendary Argentinian footballer passed away on Wednesday evening after suffering a cardio-respiratory arrest at his home in the Tigre...

B’wood drugs case: Kshitij Prasad gets bail after 2 months

Mumbai, Nov 26 | A Mumbai Special Court on Thursday granted a conditional bail of Rs 50,000 to Kshitij R. Prasad -- a former...

Drugs worth Rs 3.3 crore seized in Manipur

Imphal, Nov 23 | Seizure of drugs smuggled in from neighbouring Myanmar continued in Manipur with Assam Rifle troopers now coming across a...

After Bharti Singh, NCB also nabs her husband Harsh in drugs...

Mumbai, Nov 22 | The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) arrested television comedian Harsh Limbachiya early on Sunday, for alleged possession and consumption of a...

B’wood jolted as NCB nabs comedian Bharti Singh, seizes drugs (Roundup)

By Quaid NajmiMumbai, Nov 21 | In a major development, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) arrested popular comedian Bharti Singh for alleged possession and...

Drugs worth Rs 2,320 cr seized in Manipur, govt to reward...

Imphal, Nov 19 | The Manipur Police and Assam Rifles troopers have seized 582 kg brown sugar smuggled in from Myanmar valued at Rs...

Actor Arjun Rampal at NCB office for questioning in drugs related...

Mumbai, Nov 13 | Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal on Friday arrived at the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) for questioning in connection with a drugs...

NCB raids Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal’s premises in drugs case

Mumbai, Nov 9 | The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Monday raided the premises of Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal and was carrying out searches,...

NCB raids producer Firoz Nadiadwala’s home, nabs wife with drugs

Mumbai, Nov 8 | In a major swoop, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) raided the the home of well-known film producer Firoz A. Nadiadwala...

Drugs worth Rs 16.50 cr seized in Assam, Mizoram, 3 held

Silchar (Assam)/Aizawl, Nov 5 | The security personnel have seized a huge cache of drugs valued at Rs 16.50 crore in southern Assam and...

Drugs worth Rs 6.50 crore seized in Mizoram, two held

Aizawl, Nov 5 | Assam Rifles troopers have arrested two persons and seized a huge cache of drugs valued at Rs 6.50 crore in...

NCB quizzes Deepika’s ex-manager in drugs case

Mumbai, Nov 4 | The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Wednesday questioned actress Deepika Padukone's former manager Karishma Prakash in connection with a drugs...

K’taka HC rejects actors’ bail plea in Sandalwood drugs case

Bengaluru, Nov 3 | The Karnataka High Court on Tuesday rejected the bail applications of Kannada film actors Ragini Dwivedi and Sanjana Galrani and...

Anti-Opioid addiction drugs can reverse some Type 2 diabetes: IIT Mandi

Mandi (Himachal Pradesh), Nov 2 | The Indian Institute of Technology Mandi (IIT Mandi) on Monday said its researchers have unravelled the mechanism by...

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Indian mobile retailers’ body slams Amazon, phone vendors

New Delhi, March 2 | The All India Mobile Retailers Association (AIMRA) has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, stressing that Amazon's...