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Sports27, Feb 2020, 6:28 PM
Maria Sharapova Retires: A Look Back At The 5-time Grand Slam Winner's Career
Five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova, one of the world's most recognisable and highest-paid sportswomen, on February 26, announced her retirement at the age of 32. "Tennis - I'm saying goodbye," Sharapova said in an article for Vogue and Vanity Fair magazines. She added, "After 28 years and five Grand Slam titles, though, I'm ready to scale another mountain - to compete on a different type of terrain." Sharapova burst onto the scene as a supremely gifted teenager and won her Grand Slams before serving a 15-month ban for failing a drugs test at the 2016 Australian Open. The Russian former world number one's ranking is currently 373rd. Sharapova has hardly played in the past year because of long-standing shoulder problems. Watch this video to know more about her illustrious career.
Village Ki Chhori7, Feb 2020, 4:11 PM
Rs 50 lakh Fine and 5-Year Jail for ads Promoting Fairness Products
The Health and Family Welfare Ministry has proposed the draft amendment to the Drugs and Magic Remedies (Objectionable Advertisements Act, 1954), seeking to introduce a jail term of up to five years and a fine of up to Rs 50 lakh for advertisements for drugs, ‘magic remedies’ and other products promoting fair skin, enhancing sexual performance, treating stammering, infertility in women, premature ageing and greying of hair and so on.
Entertainment21, Dec 2019, 11:19 AM
Bollywood actor Aamir Khan’s piece of advice to youngsters in Tamil Nadu
The actor was shooting in the coastal district when the superintendent of police Varun Kumar requested him to advise the youngsters of Tamil Nadu to stay away from drugs
Other Sports29, Nov 2019, 11:39 AM
'Fit India Movement': Union sports minister Kiren Rijiju inspires youth, gives fitness goals
'Fitness is simple, easy and fun! Let's sweat, do whatever you like but do something... Stop bad habits, avoid drugs and stay fit and healthy. Let's take out few minutes every morning or evening for ourselves. #FitIndiaMovement is a people's movement because #HumFitTohIndiaFit,' Kiren Rijiju tweeted
India25, Aug 2019, 3:13 PM
Drug racket busted: Manipur Police seize WY tablets worth Rs 400 crore in Thoubal district
As Manipur Police searched a truck, they found the red-coloured (World is Yours) tablets kept concealed underneath carpets. Police said that these drugs would cost up to Rs 400 crore in the international market
India20, Aug 2019, 11:57 AM
Illegal cross-border drug smuggling on the rise in Manipur
According to reports available with PTI, 12,37,993 amphetamine tablets -- that come in unlabelled packets -- were seized by the Narcotics and Affairs of Borders (NAB) personnel and other law enforcers in 2019 so far, up from 12,15,273 tablet seizures in 2018 and 1,80,007 in 2017.
Entertainment3, Aug 2019, 10:58 AM
Karan Johar's drug party: ‘Why Deepika Padukone, Ranbir Kapoor appear stoned’ asks MLA
MLA Manjinder Singh Sirsa demands FIR against Deepika Padukone, Ranbir Kapoor, Shahid Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Varun Dhawan and Vicky Kaushal among others for allegedly taking drugs at Karan Johar's party last week. Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar's recent Bollywood party is all over the internet and has become the talk of the town for all the wrong reasons.
Viral29, Jul 2019, 7:35 PM
Punjab: Chatiwind residents catch drug dealers, thrash them
A video of residents of Chatiwind in Amritsar, Punjab beating up youths who were trying to sell and purchase drugs is going viral
India12, Jul 2019, 4:33 PM
Punjab minor girl addicted to drugs exposes illegal activities in Moga
A 17-year-old girl exposed illegal activities in Punjab’s Moga beauty parlour and issues of sex abuse. Police raided the parlour and have detailed two women
Entertainment27, Jun 2019, 2:09 PM
#DrugFreeIndia: Sanjay Dutt, victim of drug abuse shares an emotional video (Watch here)
On the occasion of World Drug Day, Sanjay shared a video for his social media followers, asking people to quit any kind of drugs
India8, Jun 2019, 11:36 AM
Tamil Nadu woman finds pin in tablet given at Erwadi government hospital
A woman suffering from diarrhea, headache and vomiting was given Ciprofloxacin tablets by the government hospital in Erwadi. She was shocked to see a piece of pin inside the tablet when she broke it into halfRamanathapuram: A Tamil Nadu woman was shocked to find a pin inside a tablet, which was given to her at the government hospital in Erwadi. Sakthi from Tamil Nadu’s Eranthurai village was suffering from diarrhea, headache and vomiting. She went to the government hospital. She was given a strip of Ciprofloxacin tablets in the hospital. She broke the tablet into two as she had throat ache and it was difficult to gulp the tablet as a whole. But to her shock, she found a piece of pin inside the tablet. Scared to take any risk, she broke another tablet into four pieces before consuming it. Reports claimed that Deputy Director (Public health) Dr B Kumaragurubaran has collected the tablet with pin and the strip. He is said to have sent a report to the Tamil Nadu Medical Services Corporation, which supplied drugs to various government hospitals.
India7, Jun 2019, 3:03 PM
Trichy de-addiction centre becomes house of horror after inmates die during ‘treatment’
A de-addiction centre aimed at providing rehabilitation for drugs and alcohol addicts turns into a house of horror after patients alleged ill-treatment. So much so, that many of them have even died in due course.
India5, Jun 2019, 4:17 PM
Kerala welcomes new initiative for proper disposal of unused drugs
Programme on Removal of Unused Drugs (PROUD) will promote scientific disposal of unused or expired drugs in the state. In the first phase, 150 collection boxes have been kept at select medical shops in Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala.
India28, May 2019, 1:32 PM
Tamil Nadu: Fiancée drugs, beats husband-to-be day after engagement
The groom, who was an engineer was drugged and beaten by his fiancée in Chennappanaiyakanoor, Tamil Nadu on May 25, just a day after their engagement
India27, May 2019, 3:34 PM
Four foreigners arrested with drug cache in Delhi
The accused were held under relevant sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act, the officials said, adding that further investigation was underway.