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.

Drug addiction is 'very serious' problem in Punjab: NHRC

Describing drug addiction in Punjab as a "very serious" problem, National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Friday asked the state to immediately find the "source" of the menace and take effective steps to re-rehabilitate its victims.

Tom Hanks's son sought help for cocaine addiction

 Actor Tom Hanks's son Chet says he recently went to a rehabilitation to seek help for his cocaine addiction.

Tom Hanks' son talks about battle with drug addiction
Tom Hanks' son talks about battle with drug addiction

  Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson's 24-year-old son Chester has revealed a long struggle with drug and alcohol addiction.

Haryana CM Khattar for zero tolerance towards crime

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday directed the officers to lay special emphasis on maintaining proper law and order situation in the state and adopt zero tolerance towards crime.

Robert Downey's father proud he beat drug addiction
Robert Downey's father proud he beat drug addiction

Hollywood star Robert Downey Jr's father says the proudest moment of his career was when the actor beat drug addiction.

Amanda Bynes has real medical issue: Alfonso Ribeiro
Amanda Bynes has real medical issue: Alfonso Ribeiro

Actor Alfonso Ribeiro says actress Amanda Bynes, who grabbed headlines recently for her erratic behaviour, acted strangely on the set of the film “Love Wrecked” in 2005.

Shocking: 16-year-old Delhi boy accused of rape of 8 minor girls

In a shocking case, Delhi Police has arrested a 16-year-old boy who was allegedly involved in eight cases of sexual assault.

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.

AAP's Bhagwant Mann slams Punjab govt for drug menace

Comedian and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MP Bhagwant Mann on Thursday slammed the Punjab government alleging that drug dealers were freely roaming in the state while police was making poor drug addict youths as scapegoats.

TIST launches fight against tobacco and drugs

In line with the state government's 'Clean Campus, Safe Campus' initiative, the Toc-H Institute of Science and Technology (TIST) at nearby Arakkunnam has launched a mission to prevent the use of drugs and tobacco products among students and is taking measures to help them overcome any addiction.

Robin Thicke reveals wife left him over addiction
Robin Thicke reveals wife left him over addiction

Robin Thicke's several attempts to get wife Paula Patton back failed and now the singer has revealed that she ended their relationship because of his addiction.Thicke's song

Eating addiction similar to gambling fixation

If you cannot resist overeating despite the obvious health risks, you may well be suffering from an eating addiction which, as a study shows, is a behavioural disorder and could be categorised alongside conditions such as gambling.

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.

4 babies in UK born with drug addiction every day

Four babies are born addicted to drugs in the United Kingdom every day, media reports said on Saturday quoting National Health Service (NHS) figures.

Gauri Khan refutes drug addiction rumours!

She is seen as the first lady in Bollywood, who has the best man as her husband. Yes we are referring to none other than the superstar wife Gauri Khan. The ambitious businesswoman has always managed to impress the who`s who of B-Town with her shear elegance and chic style. She is somebody who is often taken to be our answer to the very stylish Victoria Beckham.