Bloomberg | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON SEP 13, 2021 09:51 PM IST
The aim isn’t to promote Uruguay as a destination for cannabis tourism but rather to steer tourists away from the black market and into the regulated marijuana market
PUBLISHED ON JUN 17, 2021 02:59 PM IST
The woman confessed to the police that she came to Bengaluru city to deliver a package of marijuana during the lockdown.
PUBLISHED ON JUN 13, 2021 09:35 PM IST
Cannabis edibles may affect people for a longer period than smoked cannabis, the Narcotics Control Bureau has said.
Reuters | | Posted by Prashasti Singh
PUBLISHED ON JUN 02, 2021 06:15 AM IST
Amazon's public policy team will be actively supporting The Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act of 2021 (MORE Act), which seeks to legalize marijuana at the federal level, its consumer boss Dave Clark said in a blog post.
UPDATED ON APR 10, 2021 10:17 AM IST
According to a new research, teens who saw marijuana ad on billboards or storefront advertisements had seven times the odds of frequent cannabis use and nearly six times the odds of having symptoms of cannabis use disorder
AP | | Posted by Prashasti Singh, Albany
UPDATED ON MAR 28, 2021 09:37 PM IST
Democrats who now wield a veto-proof majority in the state Legislature have made passing it a priority this year, and Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration has estimated legalization could eventually bring the state about $350 million annually.
ANI | , New Jersey [us]
PUBLISHED ON FEB 21, 2021 10:04 AM IST
Researchers during a recent study found that adolescents who live in California may be more likely to use marijuana since adult recreational use of it was legalized in 2016.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 21, 2021 07:29 AM IST
The health and education ministries of Thailand, on Wednesday, announced that proper trainings will be given to people to make meals and cosmetics out of marijuana. The ministries are hoping to lure the foreign tourists with these products.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 11, 2021 01:03 PM IST
Marijuana use increases throughout the calendar year, with use up 13 per cent on average at the end of each year (2015-2019) compared to the beginning, according to a new study.
Washington | By Reuters | Posted by Nilavro Ghosh
PUBLISHED ON DEC 05, 2020 01:05 AM IST
It was the first time either chamber of Congress has voted to end the federal ban on marijuana since the drug was listed as a “controlled substance” in 1970.
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Manish K Pathak
UPDATED ON NOV 21, 2020 03:17 PM IST
Helena | By Associated Press | Posted by Prashasti Singh
UPDATED ON NOV 16, 2020 01:59 PM IST
The 2020 election helped prove how broadly accepted marijuana has become throughout the United States, with measures to legalize recreational pot also breezing to victory in progressive New Jersey, moderate Arizona and conservative Montana.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2020 08:39 AM IST
A senior NCB official said the consignee made the payment through bitcoins and came in contact with the US-based consignor through an Instagram account.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON SEP 20, 2020 10:34 PM IST
An official of the Narcotics Control Bureau claimed that the accused admitted that he used to import such parcels on a regular basis for the last one-and-a-half years for himself and his friends.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2020 09:08 PM IST
Rhea Chakraborty has said Sushant Singh Rajput used to take marijuana even before he met her as he was’ a man of his own choices and nobody could stop him’.
LEBANON, Tennessee | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON JAN 31, 2020 12:57 PM IST
Boston reached in his pocket, pulled out a marijuana cigarette, lit it, smoked it and was immediately taken into custody.
Indo Asian News Service | By HT Correspondent, New York
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2020 10:29 AM IST
Previous studies have shown some connection between marijuana use and increased sexual activity as they found that daily marijuana users experience 20 per cent more sex than those who have never used cannabis.
Consumption of marijuana by parents influences child’s substance use habits, problematic behaviour and achievements
Asian News International | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON NOV 05, 2019 08:27 AM IST
The study has found a link between parents’ past use of marijuana to their children’s use of and attitudes toward alcohol and marijuana, other problematic behaviours, and school achievement.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 01, 2019 11:17 PM IST
The drug was stuffed in 32 gunny bags which were hidden behind another set of bags containing straw, said BK Singh, deputy commissioner of police (crime branch).
Asian News International | By Asian News International, Washington D.c.
UPDATED ON AUG 12, 2019 12:44 PM IST
The study opens the door to additional studies that will help shed light on behavioural and physiological effects that occur in people when they eat food infused with marijuana.
Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 03, 2019 05:57 PM IST
According to the police, the woman allegedly procured the banned substance from Bihar and peddled it in smaller quantities. The woman had procured the consignment for Rs 52,000 and sold it at Rs 100 per 10 grams.
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 26, 2019 12:38 PM IST
The arrested have been identified as Sube Singh,31, from Haryana’s Ballabhgarh, and Deepak,34, a resident of Delhi’s Okhla.
Hindustan Times, Noida | By Shafaque Alam
UPDATED ON JUN 07, 2019 12:27 PM IST
The accused, identified as Kanav Ahuja who is a resident of Sarita Vihar in Delhi, was living in a rented accommodation in Supertech Capetown, Sector 74, police said. He had studied at an Australian university till 2017, before returning to India to explore business opportunities.
Hindustan Times, Palghar | By Ram Parmar, Palghar
PUBLISHED ON APR 17, 2019 10:33 AM IST
The accused, Indradev Ramkishoredas Bajgovind claimed that marijuana helped him with meditation and in controlling his carnal desires, a police officer said.
BANGKOK | By Associated Press
PUBLISHED ON DEC 26, 2018 01:47 PM IST
The Thai legislation passed its final reading at the National Legislative Assembly by a vote of 166-0 with 13 abstentions.
Hindustan Times, Noida | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 20, 2018 03:34 PM IST
According to the police, while four people were arrested, two others managed to flee. Two pistols were also recovered from the accused.
Indo Asian News Service | By Indo Asian News Service, Toronto
UPDATED ON OCT 20, 2018 12:27 PM IST
According to the researchers from the University of Toronto, there are over 80 million people currently living with the effects of stroke globally.
Toronto | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON OCT 17, 2018 02:02 PM IST
Canada has had legal medical marijuana since 2001 and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government has spent two years working toward expanding that to include recreational marijuana.
Asian News International | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON SEP 24, 2018 02:56 PM IST
In a shifting regulatory environment in which we expect adult marijuana use to become more normative, developing a deeper and more nuanced understanding of social risk factors for early initiation is a critical step in intervention design and delivery.
Indo Asian News Service | By HT Correspondent, Mumbai
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2018 12:03 PM IST
Uday Chopra has tweeted that it makes economic sense for India to legalise marijuana, and says that the country has a history with the plant.