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Robin Williams enters rehab centre for help

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 20:47

Actor Robin Williams has checked into rehab for the second time to maintain his long-term sobriety.

UN urges Afghanistan, Central Asia to fight drugs

Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 13:19

The UN has urged close coordination between Afghanistan and Central Asian countries to combat drug trafficking, media reported Friday. <br><br> "The members of the Security Council underlined the threat posed by illicit drug production, trade and trafficking to international peace and stability in the region," Xinhua quoted a statement issued by the UN as saying.

Need to make drug addicts productive members of society: Prez

Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 22:50

President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday expressed concern over the growing alcoholism and drug abuse and advocated a comprehensive programme with focus on making the addicts productive members of society after getting them off alcohol and drugs.

Easy availability of narcotics responsible for drug abuse: FM

Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 14:02

Jaitley said that easy availability could be due to a lot of cross-border smuggling of narcotics into India.

Toronto crack mayor takes a break for rehab

Last Updated: Thursday, May 01, 2014, 11:47

Toronto`s scandal-plagued mayor Rob Ford, who has admitted to binge drinking and smoking crack, on Wednesday said he was taking a break to seek help for substance abuse.

Tom Hardy couldn`t handle Hollywood

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 18, 2014, 15:09

Tom Hardy has said that he couldn`t handle Hollywood when he first found fame.

Philip Seymour Hoffman died of toxic mix of drugs

Last Updated: Sunday, March 02, 2014, 19:54

Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman died of a toxic mix of drugs, including heroin, cocaine and other drugs, the New York City medical examiner`s office said.

Hoffman trapped in love triangle?

Last Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014, 11:05

Philip Seymour Hoffman was reportedly involved in a love triangle before his death, according to the private diaries discovered from his home.

I am harmonious and conflict-free: Nigela Lawson

Last Updated: Saturday, December 28, 2013, 16:21

Celebrity chef Nigella Lawson claims she hates conflict despite her bitter break-up with husband Charles Saatchi.

Was ready to be Liz Taylor`s hubby no 8: Colin Farrell

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 16:11

Colin Farrell has confessed that he was ready to become Elizabeth Taylor`s husband number 8.

Lady Gaga smoked weed to feel young

Last Updated: Saturday, December 07, 2013, 08:48

Lady Gaga says she was addicted in the past because it made her feel like a teenager.

Nigella Lawson confesses using cocaine and marijuana

Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 17:31

Nigella Lawson has admitted that she used cocaine and marijuana a handful of times, but denied using illegal drugs.