Cannabis(Search results - 15)
SportsSep 15, 2021, 10:18 AM IST
WADA looks to review status of cannabis on list of prohibited substances
Cannabis has been on the list of WADA's prohibited substances for quite some time. However, with many countries legalising its use, WADA had decided to review its status on the list.
SportsJul 2, 2021, 5:05 PM IST
American sprinter Sha'Carri Richardson fails dope test, Tokyo Olympics stint in jeopardy
Sha'Carri Richardson is an American sprinter, as she is scheduled to make her Olympics debut in Tokyo this month. However, she has failed a dope test that puts her stint in doubt. She tested positive for the banned substance cannabis.
World NewsJun 29, 2021, 1:26 PM IST
Mexico top court decriminalizes recreational use of cannabis
The landmark ruling came after the country's Congress failed to enact legislation that would allow recreational marijuana use by April 30 -- the deadline set by the Supreme Court.
India NewsDec 5, 2020, 1:31 PM IST
UN reclassifies marijuana as less dangerous drug; paves way for medicinal use
In a historic decision, the Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) has removed marijuana and its derivatives from Schedule IV of the 1961 Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs.
IndiaOct 25, 2020, 7:23 PM IST
Kerala photographer Dia John apologises for insulting Hindu Goddess
On October 22, Aluva-based photographer Dia John had posted a collections of photographs, one of which reportedly showed a model dressed like a goddess smoking cannabis and holding an alcohol bottle.
CrimeAug 7, 2020, 11:37 AM IST
Telangana: 2,000 kg of cannabis worth Rs 2 crore seized in 45 days in Bhadrachalam
After the successful seizure of 200 kilos of cannabis on July 27 in Bhadrachalam in Telangana, again police seized two vehicles carrying 418 kilos of cannabis worth Rs 62 lakh
CrimeApr 29, 2020, 3:43 PM IST
Bulandshahr sadhus murder case: Accused says he carried out 'God's will'
Accused Murari who was under the influence of cannabis said he carried out God's will by killing the two sadhus
Coronavirus IndiaApr 12, 2020, 6:05 PM IST
Punjab cop’s hand chopped: Nine hiding in Gurudwara arrested; arms, cash, cannabis recovered
A group of five armed men, who were travelling in a vehicle, were asked to stop at a vegetable market in Patiala, Punjab. The group in response attacked the policemen and chopped off ASI's hand with a sword.
IndiaFeb 28, 2020, 10:10 AM IST
DRI seizes marijuana worth Rs 2.45 crore at Visakhapatnam, nab 4 persons
Visakhapatnam: Directorate of Revenue Intelligence seized 1638 kg of cannabis worth Rs 2.45 crore. The marijuana was procured at Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, and was being taken to Bhubaneswar.
KarnatakaDec 31, 2018, 6:03 PM IST
Ganja worth Rs 1.5 lakh seized in Kanakapura road by CCB, Bengaluru
Determined to keep the new year celebration free from drugs, the Central Crime Branch, Bengaluru raided a house on Kanakapura road and arrested a peddler on December 30 evening. With this arrest, the police were able to seize 3.2 kilos of cannabis worth 1.5 lakh. According to police, the seized item was brought to sell during new year celebrations in the city.
KarnatakaDec 25, 2018, 5:43 PM IST
Bengaluru Police arrest 3 drug peddlers, 11 kg of cannabis seized
The Bengaluru Police have arrested an inter-state gang involved in peddling drugs that had come with 11kg of cannabis to be distributed across the partying circuit especially in central and south Bengaluru. The police say, the main accused, Mandeep Roy worked as a caretaker of a paying guest accommodation in Jayanagar and was running the drug business racket from the last two years.
May 13, 2017, 3:53 AM IST
It is high time to legalize cannabis, say Bengaluru netizens
Bengaluru City Police recently caught two men with 6.68 kilogrammes of Ganja in Amruthahalli. They posted the news on their Facebook in their now inimitable style with pun intended. What they probably did not expect was support for the banned substance.