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Workers prepare the stage for the first presidential debate between U.S. President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden at Case Western Reserve University and the Cleveland Clinic on September 28 in Cleveland, Ohio.(AFP)

No drug test, no handshakes at opening presidential debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden

By Yashwant Raj | Hindustan Times, Washington, DC
UPDATED ON SEP 29, 2020 05:33 PM IST
Trump and his allies have sought to portray that Biden is mentally and physically unfit for the US presidency, and that he has been performing better on the campaign trail because of some performance-enhancing drug
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Donald Trump made similar remarks in the fall of 2016, at the peak of the presidential race, positing that then-opponent Hillary Clinton had taken drugs.(AFP)
Donald Trump made similar remarks in the fall of 2016, at the peak of the presidential race, positing that then-opponent Hillary Clinton had taken drugs.(AFP)

Donald Trump wants Joe Biden to take ‘drug test’ before first debate

By Agence France-Presse| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi | Washington
PUBLISHED ON AUG 27, 2020 07:06 AM IST
Donald Trump said in an interview with the Washington Examiner that he was intrigued by Biden’s improved performance during the Democratic primary.
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File image of Christian Coleman.(AP)
File image of Christian Coleman.(AP)

Coleman disputes latest missed drug test, fears suspension

By Associated Press | Los Angeles
UPDATED ON JUN 17, 2020 08:18 AM IST
The 24-year-old American sprinter detailed his latest missed drug test Tuesday in a long post on his Twitter account. He said the Dec. 9 test was his third infraction in a 12-month period, which could result in a suspension.
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India’s aviation regulator wants to introduce random drug tests for pilots and Air Traffic Controllers (ATCs) in line with international norms(ANI Photo)
India’s aviation regulator wants to introduce random drug tests for pilots and Air Traffic Controllers (ATCs) in line with international norms(ANI Photo)

DGCA to dope-test pilots, ATC staff

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 22, 2020 05:03 AM IST
The proposed rules say that the regulator and airlines can subject pilots and ATCs to urine tests to detect the use of marijuana and drugs such as amphetamines. Those that refuse to undergo the tests will be taken off duty.
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File photo of USA sprinter Christian Coleman.(REUTERS)
File photo of USA sprinter Christian Coleman.(REUTERS)

US sprinter Christian Coleman confident hearing will clear him of drugs test violation: Report

By AFP | New York
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2019 04:14 AM IST
A Twitter account listed from NBC Sports’ Olympic editor Nick Zaccardi posted on Saturday a statement from Coleman to the broadcaster’s Ato Boldon, a four-time Olympic spring medalist from Trinidad and Tobago.
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File image of Alex Hales(Getty Images)
File image of Alex Hales(Getty Images)

Alex Hales to return for Nottinghamshire

By ANI | Dubai
PUBLISHED ON MAY 02, 2019 03:32 PM IST
Hales will now be seen in action as the Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club confirmed the that he will be available for selection for all white-ball cricket for the remainder of the 2019 season.
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England's Alex Hales in action.(REUTERS)
England's Alex Hales in action.(REUTERS)

England batsman Alex Hales banned for 21 days for recreational drug use

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 27, 2019 07:54 AM IST
According to a report in The Guardian, Hales is currently serving a three-week ban handed down by the England and Wales Cricket Board for failing a drugs test for the second time.
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Cris Cyborg of Brazil (left) is punched by Amanda Nunes (right).(AFP)
Cris Cyborg of Brazil (left) is punched by Amanda Nunes (right).(AFP)

UFC 232: Jon Jones, Amanda Nunes power to UFC title triumphs

By Reuters | Reuters
UPDATED ON DEC 30, 2018 05:49 PM IST
Amanda Nunes scored a first-round knockout win over Cris Cyborg to add the featherweight title to her bantamweight crown, becoming the first woman to hold two UFC belts simultaneously.
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Usain Bolt is on trial with A-League side Central Coast Mariners, who are yet to offer him a contract.(AFP)
Usain Bolt is on trial with A-League side Central Coast Mariners, who are yet to offer him a contract.(AFP)

Usain Bolt angry with drugs test

By Omnisport | Melbourne
UPDATED ON OCT 15, 2018 05:30 PM IST
Usain Bolt, who is waiting to be offered a contract by Central Coast Mariners, could not believe he was summoned for a drugs test.
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Serena Williams claimed that the US drug agencies are discriminating towards her.(REUTERS)
Serena Williams claimed that the US drug agencies are discriminating towards her.(REUTERS)

‘Discrimination? I think so’: Serena Williams slams ‘excessive’ drug tests

By AFP | Paris
UPDATED ON JUL 25, 2018 06:41 PM IST
Serena Williams has accused anti-doping authorities of “discrimination” because of the frequency with which she has been selected for random drug tests.
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Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh (centre) chairs a cabinet meeting, in Chandigarh on Monday, July 2, 2018. Punjab has nearly 3.5 lakh government employee and drug tests are already mandatory for the recruitment of constables and sub-inspectors in Punjab Police.(PTI)
Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh (centre) chairs a cabinet meeting, in Chandigarh on Monday, July 2, 2018. Punjab has nearly 3.5 lakh government employee and drug tests are already mandatory for the recruitment of constables and sub-inspectors in Punjab Police.(PTI)

From cops to clerks, Punjab orders mandatory drug tests for all govt employees

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON JUL 05, 2018 09:23 AM IST
The Punjab chief minister has ordered mandatory drug test in all cases of recruitment and promotions, as well as in the annual medical examination required for certain government employees
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Brendon McCullum failed a drug test while playing for Gujarat Lions in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2016.(BCCI)
Brendon McCullum failed a drug test while playing for Gujarat Lions in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2016.(BCCI)

Brendon McCullum opens up about positive drug test during IPL 2016

By Ankit Kumar Singh | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 23, 2018 11:56 AM IST
Brendon McCullum was tested positive for a drug called salbutamol while playing for Gujarat Lions in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2016.
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The court told the woman that she won’t be allowed to make a mockery of the drug and alcohol testing system.(Photo for representation)
The court told the woman that she won’t be allowed to make a mockery of the drug and alcohol testing system.(Photo for representation)

US woman swaps urine sample to pass drug test, sentenced to jail

By HT Correspondent | Associated Press, St.Clairsville (Ohio)
PUBLISHED ON APR 24, 2018 10:38 PM IST
The urine swap incident occurred in Ohio, wherein the borrowed urine sample too tested positive for drugs.
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