Inspection officers of the Sea Customs Centre Management at Jebel Ali Port thwarted the illegal shipment thanks to coordination between different sections coupled with the use of the best technologies.
Father of a recovered addict young man “Yousef” thanked and appreciated the Abu Dhabi Police for their efforts in helping his son to recover from drug abuse through the "Chance for Hope” initiative launched by the Anti-Narcotics Directorate.
Actor-producer Yuvraj S. Singh, a close friend of late star Sushant Singh Rajput, says not only does the drug culture prevail in Bollywood, it is also a way to move around in the industry. He claimed that most A-list actors are addicted to cocaine.
A ranking Commission on Human Rights (CHR) official warned the Philippines could face sanctions from the international community if Congress would approve the call of President Rodrigo Duterte for the controversial return of the death penalty in the war on illegal drugs.
The Fujairah Court of Appeal on Thursday upheld the Court of First Instance’s 2-year-jail term that was issued against a GCC national, along with a fine of Dhs10,000 over the charges of possessing and abusing drugs.
The UAE Federal Public Prosecution has warned the public against publishing any information for the purposes of trafficking in or promoting narcotic drugs.
Rhea Chakraborty was questioned by the CBI's Special Investigation Team for eight hours on Sunday, on issues including the medical treatment and medicines administered to Sushant Singh Rajput and mention of drugs in her chats.
Official records point out that the first defendant had arranged to smuggle the drugs into the country, and deliver it to the second defendant once he arrived. But luckily, customs officers suspected the travelling defendant who had hid 12 wraps of marijuana inside a plastic bag.
Lt. Col. Majid Sultan Al Asam revealed that the department was tipped off about a large quantity of the illicit substances being smuggled into the UAE through its territorial waters within the jurisdiction of Sharjah.
The misuse of prescribed opioid drugs as pain-relievers has over the decades since the 1990s grown into an alarming pandemic in the United States, which was causing deaths in the millions due to overdose, and it was also being used for drug abuse through