Miley Cyrus smokes marijuana with Snoop Dogg
Miley Cyrus smokes marijuana with Snoop Dogg

Singer Miley Cyrus was seen enjoying an afternoon marijuana smoke session with rapper Snoop Dogg.

Crowds count down to legalisation of marijuana in Oregon, then light up

 Crowds counted down the minutes to midnight then lit up joints as smoking marijuana became legal in Oregon on Wednesday, part of a growing legalization movement spreading down the United States` west coast.

Eight arrested over Albania `cannabis kingdom` shootout

Police arrested eight people overnight Saturday in connection with a deadly shootout in an Albanian village known as a "cannabis kingdom" for its industrial-scale production of the drug.

449 kg of marijuana seized in Delhi, one held

 Delhi Police on Monday arrested a person who was carrying 449 kg of marijuana in a truck, an officer said.

Pak's anti-narcotics force seizes drugs worth 2.6 bln rupees
Pak's anti-narcotics force seizes drugs worth 2.6 bln rupees

 Pakistan's Anti-Narcotics Force today seized 11 tonnes of drugs worth 2.6 billion rupees in the southwestern Balochistan province and the southern port city of Karachi, in the biggest haul in the force's history.

Wiz Khalifa pays USD 500 fine

 Rapper Wiz Khalifa has reportedly agreed to pay a fine of USD 500 after pleading guilty to misdemeanour possession of drug paraphernalia.

Canada top court rules marijuana cookies, teas legal

Canada`s Supreme Court on Thursday expanded the definition of medical marijuana to allow users to bake it into cookies or brew pot leaves for tea instead of only smoking it.

Deaths triple from synthetic marijuana in US

Deaths from using synthetic marijuana, or spice, have tripled so far this year and the number of emergency calls to US poison centers have soared, officials said Thursday.

Rick Ross arrested on suspicion of marijuana possession

 American rapper Rick Ross has reportedly been arrested in Georgia for possession of marijuana in his car.

Sleep problems linked to alcohol consumption in teenagers

Teenagers who sleep less or stay awake late in the night are significantly more likely to consume alcohol and marijuana as compared to their peers who report better sleep patterns, says a new research.

Morgan Freeman wants marijuana legalised
Morgan Freeman wants marijuana legalised

Actor Morgan Freeman has called for cannabis to be legalised "across the board".

Through the haze, Paris protesters call for fresh cannabis laws

 Sporting T-shirts and caps printed with marijuana leaves and with joints hanging from their lips, hundreds of people demonstrated in Paris on Saturday as part of a world march calling for the legalisation of cannabis.

Snoop Dogg feels like 'Popeye' when he smokes pot
Snoop Dogg feels like 'Popeye' when he smokes pot

Rapper Snoop Dogg feels like the cartoon character 'Popeye' when he smokes marijuana, and described the drug as an "attribute" to his music.

Cannabis can cure cancer and even shrink brain tumours

A new study has examined that Marijuana can kill cancer cells and even shrink brain tumours.

Cholesterol drug may fight depression, relieve pain

If you want the benefits of medical marijuana without the "unwanted side effects" of cannabis, here is a piece of news for you.

Punishment pushes up pot use among teenagers

Suspending kids from school for using marijuana is likely to lead to more - not less - pot use among their classmates, a study has found.

Teen cannabis users have poor long-term memory in adulthood

Teens who are heavy marijuana users - smoking it daily for about three years - may have an abnormally shaped hippocampus and poor long-term memory, a new study has found.

Marijuana an inescapable issue for health chiefs, say experts

Marijuana will become an unavoidable policy issue for health watchdogs in coming years, a conference heard Wednesday.

Beware! Marijuana smoke can also cause allergy

Exposure to marijuana smoke can lead to allergic reactions in some people, says a study.

Marijuana should be made legal: Kelly Clarkson
Marijuana should be made legal: Kelly Clarkson

Singer Kelly Clarkson says she fails to understand why marijuana is not legal but alcohol is.