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Measuring the real burden of child drug abuse in India

Before Satyan (name changed) dropped out of school after failing Class 5, he only used to smoke cigarettes. Cannabis and heroin use started afterwards. To finance his habit, Satyan stole money......

Justice Verma report: When Delhi policemen turn rapists

Four vagabond children, who were victims of trafficking, drug abuse and sexual violence, narrated their tales to J S Verma committee alleging that police personnel used to extort money and even......

Punjab deputy CM slams Rahul for drug abuse remark

Reacting sharply to the statement of Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi that seven out of 10 youth in Punjab are drug addicts, Deputy Chief Minister of Punjab Sukbir Badal termed him a joker'......

Rahul Mahajan drugs case adjourned again

The long stalled trial in the drug abuse case allegedly involving Rahul Mahajan, son of slain Bharatiya Janata Party leader Pramod Mahajan, could not start on Monday, as the relevant judicial......

Rahul Mahajan case: Witnesses under scanner

Sahil Zaroo, an accused in the Rahul Mahajan drug abuse case, on Wednesday moved an application seeking to implicate three key witnesses as accused saying that they had procured the drugs. In an......

Govt to crack down on drug price abuse

Union Minister for Fertlisers and Chemicals Ramvilas Paswan said that the central government has resolved to check the practice of drug overpricing.Also, action will be taken against both producers......

India battles big pharma over cough syrup abuse, reducing supplies

Cipla stopped making the product last year; Abbott Laboratories and Pfizer have had to reduce batch sizes by up to half. Indian regulators are privately pressuring major drug firms to better police......

Why the child labour law should not be amended

The proposed changes to the child labour law to allow children and adolescents to work for their families would be most retrograde and regressive, say Shinzani Jain and Paranjoy Guha Thakurta.......

Confused about the Budget proposals? Please read this

Extends fiscal deficit reduction roadmap by one year to 2017-18 Raises services tax, to implement GST by April 2016 and cut corporation tax from 2016-17 to 25% by 2020 The Government has presented......

India Inc's shining stars and few who lost glory in 2014

2014 was a mixed bag for India Inc, few made it, few slipped. An employee uses a computer mouse inside an office. Photograph: Kamal Kishore/ Reuters Sachin Bansal: India's e-tail poster boy For......

Abhishek flags off drive against drugs

Here's what your favourite celebrities have been up to. Abhishek Bachchan flagged off an awareness run against drug abuse from Nariman Point to Police Gymkhana in Chowpatty, South Mumbai, on......

Review: Mastizaade is an impotent disaster

Look, there's nothing wrong with stupid film, says a frustrated Raja Sen. Or, heaven forbid, with sexy films. Or films that delight in being a cross between the two. Yet, if such objects to arouse......

10 BIZARRE Things Charlie Sheen Has Done

Hollywood's bad boy is back with another shocker! A couple of days ago, Charlie Sheen revealed he is HIV positive. The Anger Management star also confessed he had paid 'millions' of dollars to......

Review: Charlie Ke Chakkar Mein is a decent watch

Charlie Ke Chakkar Mein is a thriller with many twists, writes Jahnavi Patel. Charlie Ke Chakkar Mein is a thriller that loses its grip in the middle but manages to surprise towards the......

Can't Buy Me Love star Amanda Peterson no more

A lowdown on what's going on in the world of Hollywood. Image: Amanda Peterson in Can't Buy Me Love Amanda Peterson, best known for her role in the 1987 film Can't Buy Me Love opposite......

'Since 1998 Indian sports seems under drug abuse'

Sprint queen P T Usha discusses the latest doping scandal to hit Indian sport with Sriram Bala. Over the last two weeks eight Indian athletes tested positive for use of banned stimulants. Among......

FIFA bans Mutu worldwide

FIFA has extended the seven-month ban on ex-Chelsea striker Adrian Mutu for drug abuse worldwide.\nThe Romanian international was banned by the English Football Association (FA) and sacked by......

Tennis one of the cleanest sports: Agassi

Tennis is one of the world's cleanest sports in terms of drug abuse -- if not the cleanest, Andre Agassi said on Tuesday.The spotlight in Sydney has been on Greg Rusedski after the Briton's......

Moses not suprised about Lewis's positive test

Legendary hurdler Edwin Mosescalled for stricter measures to control drug abuse in sport, sayingreports of a number of star athletes testing positive did not "surprise" him at all."I have no......

'Fans don't need to see Bolt win all the time'

'They need to see Bolt compete and struggle and come back from losses,' Edwin Moses, athletics legend, tells Laxmi Negi/Rediff.com IMAGE: Usain Bolt wins the 100 metres at the World Athletics......
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AstraZeneca Q3 net profit at Rs. 8.67 crore

Drug firm AstraZeneca Pharma India today reported a standalone net profit of Rs. 8.67 crore for the third quarter ended December 31. The company... ...

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A look back at Google's Orkut

Prev By A Correspondent | Posted 40 minutes ago On the birthday of Orkut Büyükkökten, founder of the now defunct social networking... ...

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Drug-Free World "Segway Team" Rolls Through San Francisco's Embarcadero in the Week Before the Big Game

From the Wires Committed to tackling drug abuse before it begins, a team of Drug-Free World volunteers is rolling through the Embarcadero to reach... ...

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Medical store owner held

The City Shadow Police and the Narcotics Cell on Friday arrested Narayana Pillai, 58, owner of the Sree Baba Medical Store at Illipode near... ...

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Training programme in aquatic medicine from Monday

Teachers, scientists and government officials in the fisheries sector from nine States will gather at the College of Fisheries, Yekkur, here from... ...

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