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Africans held with cocaine worth Rs 40 crore in Delhi

"The 4-kg drugs consignment is suspected to be cocaine and is worth Rs 40 crore in the international market," a senior officer said.

Your mental health is at risk if you indulge in binge drinking, cocaine abuse

Your mental health is at risk if you indulge in binge drinking, cocaine abuse

Poorer attention was linked with frequent and infrequent binge drinking and use of drugs, in particular, stimulants. 

Lankan Navy arrests six Indian fishermen for allegedly having cocaine

The Sri Lankan Navy apprehend six Indian fishermen near Nainatheevu for allegedly having cocaine and confiscated one boat.

Men, beware! Using cocaine at the time of conceiving could put your son at risk of memory loss

Men, beware! Using cocaine at the time of conceiving could put your son at risk of memory loss

Further, cocaine use in dads caused epigenetic changes in the brain of their sons, thereby changing the expression of genes important for memory formation.

Delhi: Nigerian among three arrested for drug trafficking, contraband worth Rs 2 cr seized

Three persons, including a Nigerian, were arrested in two separate cases and contraband worth Rs 2 crore seized from them following which Delhi Police claimed to have busted two interstate drug trafficking modules.

Brazilian woman, Afghan man with 155 drug capsules in stomach held in Delhi

Anti-narcotics sleuths have detained a Brazilian woman and an Afghani national for allegedly "swallowing" contraband capsules and acting as couriers for some high-quality party drugs during the new year in the national capital.

Staggering 51 tonnes of drugs including heroin and cocaine worth $239 mn torched in Pakistan

Staggering 51 tonnes of drugs including heroin and cocaine worth $239 mn torched in Pakistan

A staggering 51 tonnes of drugs, including heroin and cocaine, were burnt by the Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) in Rawalpindi on Thursday.

CSKA Moscow star Roman Eremenko faces 2-year ban following positive cocaine test

CSKA Moscow star Roman Eremenko faces 2-year ban following positive cocaine test

Eremenko was originally banned for 30 days in October, although no reason was given for the suspension at that time.

Tyson Fury gives up WBO, WBA titles after drug controversy to focus on recovery

Tyson Fury gives up WBO, WBA titles after drug controversy to focus on recovery

Tyson Fury has given up his WBO and WBA world heavyweight titles "with immediate effect" to concentrate on his "medical treatment and recovery", said a statement released by his promoters Hennessy Sports.

Controversial World Heavyweight champion Tyson Fury retires

Controversial World Heavyweight champion Tyson Fury retires

A previously scheduled rematch with Klitschko, set for July 9, was scrapped after Fury sustained an ankle injury.

Drug-use may damage ability to choose right from wrong

There is strong link between drug use and criminal behaviour, but it is not known whether the criminal behaviour is in part a result of the drugs' effects on brain function.

Cocaine makes brain cells cannibalize themselves, says study on mice

Cocaine makes brain cells cannibalize themselves, says study on mice

Researchers have contributed significant new evidence to support the idea that high doses of cocaine kill brain cells by triggering overactive autophagy (normal physiological process in the body that deals with destruction of cells), while working with mice.

Drug that can help cocaine users quit

Cocaine is a stimulant drug that can lead to addiction when taken repeatedly.

Guatemala arrests Ecuadorians smuggling cocaine on boat

Guatemalan anti-narcotics officers have seized 540 kilos of cocaine hidden on a boat.

Women tries to smuggle drugs inside sex toys and hidden in their vaginas

Women tries to smuggle drugs inside sex toys and hidden in their vaginas

Andree Willy, 43, who works as a nanny, and Chermisa Wheeler, 38, who is a Cosmetologist, pleaded guilty in a local court to drug trafficking.

How cocaine use changes the brain decoded

These effects lasted up to five days and raise the possibility that dopamine-producing neurons can be changed so that they respond differently to stimuli.

Cocaine was my pudding: Stephen Fry

Cocaine was my pudding: Stephen Fry

Actor Stephen Fry says he used to call cocaine "pudding". The 58-year-old comedian, who used the drug on a regular basis during the 80s, said he did so only after taking it, reported Female First.

Basketball star Lamar Odom's vital organs still failing

Basketball star Lamar Odom's vital organs still failing

Basketball star Lamar Odom's condition is not getting any better days after he was found unconscious at Dennis Hof's Love Ranch South in Pahrump, Nevada.

Jouve India CEO Sanjiv Bhatnagar held for possession of cocaine

A 50-year-old chief executive officer of an e-publishing firm has been arrested for alleged possession of 3.88 grams of cocaine worth Rs 20,000 in the illegal market.

Jouve India CEO Sanjiv Bhatnagar arrested for ordering cocaine via courier

The CEO of e-publishing firm Jouve India, Sanjiv Bhatnagar, has been arrested for recieving a parcel containing illegal drugs.