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Alcoholism, substance abuse have caused havoc in our country as well as across the world, says President  Jun 26, 6:41 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday presented the National Awards for Outstanding Services in the field of Prevention of Alcoholism and Substance (Drugs) Abuse on the occasion of International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.
President to present national awards today on International Day against Drug Abuse  Jun 26, 7:52 am
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee will present the National Awards for outstanding services in the field of prevention of alcoholism and substance (drugs) abuse on Sunday on the occasion of International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking at a function to be held at Vigyan Bhavan in the national capital.
`Udta Punjab` flies high, collects 10.05 crore on day 1  Jun 19, 10:32 am
New Delhi, June 19 (ANI): The recently released 'Udta Punjab,' which highlighted the impact and menace of drug abuse on the society, particularly in Punjab, has made a strong opening, collecting 10.05 crore on its opening day.
B-town gives thumbs up to `Udta Punjab`  Jun 17, 2:04 pm
New Delhi, June 17 (ANI): The much-awaited film 'Udta Punjab,' which highlights the impact and menace of drug abuse on the society, particularly in Punjab, has won the hearts of the members of the film fraternity.
JD (U) backs Rahul Gandhi's protest march against drug abuse in Punjab  Jun 13, 1:10 pm
New Delhi, June 13 (ANI): The Janata Dal (United) on Monday welcomed Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi's protest march in Jalandhar against the rampant drug abuse in Punjab and urged all political parties to raise their voices against the menace.
'Mischievous' AAP attempting to boost its chances through 'Udta Punjab': Swamy  Jun 9, 11:36 am
New Delhi, June 9 (ANI): Questioning the release timing of Shahid Kapoor-starrer 'Udta Punjab', Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Thursday alleged that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) was making mischievous attempts to boost its chances in next year's state assembly polls courtesy the drug abuse highlighted in the flick.
PM Modi using 'third-grade' Pahlaj Nihalani as a pawn: AAP  Jun 8, 6:29 pm
New Delhi, June 8 (ANI): Asserting that the 2017 Punjab elections are going to fought on the grounds of the rampant drug abuse in the state, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of having Censor Board chief Pahlaj Nihalani in his pocket and using him as a pawn to further his chances in the polls next year by playing politics over the upcoming controversial flick, 'Udta Punjab'.
School children take out a rally against drug abuse  May 27, 10:36 pm
Amritsar, May 27 (ANI): Holding placards bearing messages against drug abuse, hundreds of school children, along with members of judiciary, police and administration, took out a rally against the menace on Friday.
California Court: Britney Spears was a drug abuser  Apr 27, 1:18 pm
Washington D.C., April 27 (ANI): California Court of Appeals said that Britney Spears not only had mental issues that landed her in a psych ward but also was a drug abuser.
Steve-O recalls three-hour drug spree with Mike Tyson  Mar 17, 9:54 am
Melbourne, Mar. 17 (ANI): Steve-O recently revealed that his descent into drug abuse included a three-hour drug spree in a bathroom with Mike Tyson.
This is how 'sober' Matthew Perry overcame 'public' drug abuse   Aug 22, 2:54 pm
Washington. D.C. Aug. 22 (ANI): American TV actor Matthew Perry recently opened up about his struggle with alcohol and drug addiction and revealed how he finally got sober and overcame it.
Drug abuse significantly cuts brain volume in women  Jul 15, 3:39 pm
Washington DC, July 15 (ANI): A recent study has claimed that the long-term stimulant abuse has more significant effects on brain volume in women than in men.
'Drug abuse requires holistic approach': President  Jun 25, 6:45 pm
New Delhi, June 25 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said that drug abuse is a psycho-social-medical problem requiring a holistic approach and comprehensive treatment programme.
Alcohol, drug abuse are hazards of retirement among older adults  Jan 7, 5:32 pm
Washington, Jan. 07 (ANI): A new study has recently revealed that host of circumstances surrounding leaving the work force can lead to substance abuse disorders among older adults.
State govts. should take steps against drug menace rather than protesting: BJP  Jan 5, 12:23 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 5 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson G V L Narasimha Rao on Monday urged the state governments to take all possible steps to curb drug abuse rather than just protesting against it.
Bill Cosby faces another 'drug abuse' claim by new woman   Dec 20, 1:31 pm
Washington, Dec 20 (ANI): The problems does not seem to end for Bill Cosby as another woman has accused the actor for drugging her more than two decades ago.
Bill Cosby killed 1980s sex scandal by leaking daughter's drug abuse  Nov 26, 12:40 pm
New York, Nov 26 (ANI): Bill Cosby sold out his daughter Erinn by leaking story about her drug problems to kill his sex scandal story, it has been revealed.
'Fuming' Zayn Malik upset over drug abuse claims on live TV   Nov 18, 10:10 am
London, Nov 18 (ANI): One Direction member Zayn Malik was left fuming and upset by drug abuse claims made on him live on US TV, it has been revealed.
India, Australia sign MoU to combat narcotics trafficking  Nov 18, 8:17 am
Canberra (Australia), Nov. 18 (ANI): A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for combating narcotics trafficking and further developing police cooperation was signed between India and Australia here on Tuesday to address bilateral concerns regarding illicit trafficking and drug abuse.
Employment generation could prevent drug abuse: Nikki Haley   Nov 15, 1:25 pm
Amritsar, Nov.15 (ANI): South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley today shared her concerns about rampant drug abuse both in Punjab and South Carolina.
Mukherjee gives away awards for outstanding services against substance abuse  Jun 26, 4:47 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee presented the national awards for outstanding services in the field of prevention of alcoholism and substance (drugs) abuse here today on the International Day against Drug Abuse.
Youth awareness needed to curb drug menace: Jaitley  Jun 26, 1:45 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday stressed on awareness, especially among youth, to end the menace of drug abuse.
Delhiites walk to mark international anti-drug abuse day  Jun 26, 1:10 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): Hundreds of people participated in a walkathon here today to raise public awareness about the drug abuse and to mobilise support against illicit trafficking on the occasion of International Day against Drug Abuse.
Mukherjee to confer national awards for prevention of alcoholism and substance abuse  Jun 26, 10:37 am
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee will confer national awards for outstanding services in the field of Prevention of Alcoholism and Substance (Drug) abuse here today on the occasion of international day against drug abuse and illicit trafficking.