Tom Hanks's son was addicted to cocaine
Tom Hanks's son was addicted to cocaine

Actor Tom Hanks's Chet has revealed his cocaine addiction, saying he has “been struggling with substance abuse since 16”.

Reward in hunt for father of Colombian drug mule, 11

Colombia offered USD 10,000 on Wednesday for the capture of the father of an 11-year-old girl in intensive care following emergency surgery to remove 104 cocaine-filled capsules from her stomach.

Cocaine users at higher risk of heart disease

 A new study has revealed that cocaine users complaining of chest pain may have abnormal blood flow in the heart's smallest blood vessels that may not be detected in regular testing, putting them at risk for heart complications or death.

Spanish police seize 600 kilos of cocaine from Czech vessel

 Spanish police on Tuesday said they had seized nearly 600 kilos of cocaine from a Czech-registered sailboat sailing in the Atlantic.

Recreational drug use linked to birth defects

Babies born to mothers who used recreational drugs during pregnancy are more likely to have birth defects in the brain, said a study.

Special: Is Delhi turning into a 'drug capital'?

Zee Media's special report 'Operation dum maro dum' reveals the present deteriorating situation of Delhi which has become a transit point for drug mafias.

US Navy kicked out Biden's son over cocaine use

Vice President Joe Biden's son was discharged this year from the US Navy reserve after testing positive for cocaine, a US official said.

US Navy kicked out Joe Biden`s son over cocaine use

Vice President Joe Biden`s son was discharged this year from the US Navy reserve after testing positive for cocaine, a US official confirmed to a news agency on Thursday.

German man arrested in Bali for cocaine possession

Indonesian customs said Saturday they have arrested a German man for allegedly trafficking cocaine onto the resort island of Bali.

Vatican car carrying drugs intercepted

 French police have confiscated cocaine and marijuana from a car with Vatican plates, after it entered the country from Spain, RTL radio reported.

People get addicted to eating, not sugar, fat

A new study has revealed people can become addicted to eating for its own sake but not to consuming specific foods such as those high in sugar or fat .

Smoking e-cigs may lead to drug addiction

A new study has observed that smoking e-cigarettes may encourage the addiction to other substances, such as marijuana and cocaine.

Vietnam sentences two Filippino drug smugglers to death

A Philippine man and woman have been sentenced to death in Vietnam for smuggling nearly five kilograms (11 pounds) of cocaine into the communist country, reports said Friday.

China seizes 70 kg cocaine after a tip-off from US

Chinese officials, with help from US authorities, have seized 70 kg of Cocaine in Shanghai, one of the largest haul of the contraband confiscated in China in recent years.

Robert Downey Jr`s son charged with felony cocaine possession

Superstar Robert Downey Jr`s son Indio has been charged with felony drug possession stemming from his cocaine arrest last month.

Paris drugs cop arrested over missing cocaine

A French narcotics police officer was arrested on suspicion of stealing over 50 kilos of seized cocaine from the Paris police headquarters in a case that has become a major embarrassment for the force.

Dustin Johnson`s leave a six-month cocaine ban: Report

US golfer Dustin Johnson, who announced he was ending his season immediately for personal reasons, is actually serving a six-month PGA Tour suspension after testing positive for cocaine, Golf.com reported.

85 kg cocaine worth $23 mn seized in Italy

About 85 kg of pure cocaine, worth around 17 million euros (about $23 million) in retail market, was seized Monday from an Italian port of Gioia Tauro, a media report said.

Tulisa agreed to `supply cocaine in Di Caprio film-deal hope`

Tulisa had reportedly agreed to supply cocaine to an undercover reporter after he promised her that he could help her secure a role in a film starring Leonardo Di Caprio.

Australia tops global list of recreational drug users

Australia has the highest proportion of recreational drug users in the world, according to the UN`s 2014 World Drug Report, media reports said Monday.