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Here’s what Amitabh Bachchan has to say about the ‘Udta Punjab’ controversy

Here’s what Amitabh Bachchan has to say about the ‘Udta Punjab’ controversy

At a press conference for his forthcoming film ‘TE3N’ here, Amitabh Bachchan was asked to comment on the controversy over ‘Udta Punjab’ -- a movie on the festering drug menace in Punjab.

Diabetic drug may help treat cocaine addiction

It is the first time such a role has been shown for the hormone in the brain, the study said.

Booze not an 'intoxicant': Punjab Health Minister

Punjab Health Minister Surjit Kumar Jyani, in a bizarre statement, said that he does not consider 'sharab' (booze) an intoxicant.

Centre preparing new de-addiction policy: Minister

A new central policy is being prepared for the purpose of ensuring de-addiction from drugs in the country, union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Thavarchand Gehlot said on Sunday.

Drug addiction through painkiller more common in women

There has been a 30 percent increase in the number of patients becoming addicted to opioids through doctor-prescribed painkillers, usually for chronic pain management.

Confirmed! Cheese is as addictive as drugs

The key to cheese addiction is an ingredient called casein which is found in cheese and releases opiates called casomorphins. 

People in addiction treatment more likely to smoke

People undergoing treatment for drugs and alcohol addiction around the world use tobacco at two to three times the rate of people who are not being treated for addiction, finds a 20-country study.

Yo Yo Honey Singh battles drug addiction in a Chandigarh rehab

Yo Yo Honey Singh battles drug addiction in a Chandigarh rehab

Bollywood sensation Yo Yo Honey Singh made an ocean of fan following in no time and became an instant hit in Bollywood.

AAP MLA Alka Lamba talks about her "Mango drink formula"

AAP MLA Alka Lamba in conversation with Zee News, talked about the FIR's lodged in her name and her drug de-addiction drive.

Questions again raised over AAP MLA Alka Lamba's drug de-addiction drive

AAP MLA Alka Lamba's ongoing drug de-addiction campaign raised questions once again when she was seen "throwing" mango juice packs to drug addicts "to test their abstinence".

'Party drug' addiction can hamper sex in men

Heavy use of party drugs like "Ecstasy" can lead to sexual problems like erectile dysfunction in men, a new study has indicated.

`City of God` director laments actor`s drug woes

A Brazilian actor who starred in the hugely successful ‘City of God’ film is now living on the streets of Sao Paulo suffering from drug addiction.

Substance abuse common among street children: Study

Tobacco and alcohol followed by cannabis and inhalants, sedatives, heroin and opium are the most common items of substance abuse among children on streets, according to a study by the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights.

Weed turns me into a weirdo than I actually am, says Katy Perry

Weed turns me into a weirdo than I actually am, says Katy Perry

 Katy Perry has confessed that weed doesn't suit her as she turns into a more of aweirdo than she actually is.

How cocaine hijacks memory revealed

A new research has provided a deeper insight into how cocaine hijacks the memory.

Poor sleep leads to alcohol and drug addiction

Sleep difficulties and hours of sleep can predict a number of specific problems, including binge drinking, driving under the influence and risky sexual behaviour, shows a study.

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PM Modi's 3rd 'Mann Ki Baat' radio programme: As it happened

PM Modi's 3rd 'Mann Ki Baat' radio programme: As it happened

In an attempt to curb down prevailing drug addiction menace, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed the nation through his 'Mann Ki Baat' programme on All India Radio. He had earlier thanked the people for sharing their thoughts on the drug addiction issue.

Zee Media Special: Drug menace in Punjab

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will talk about the menace of drug abuse on Sunday in his monthly 'Mann Ki Baat' programme on radio.

Zee Media Special: Drug menace in Punjab -Part 2

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will talk about the menace of drug abuse on Sunday in his monthly 'Mann Ki Baat' programme on radio.