cannabis News

Manipur cabinet discusses legalisation of Cannabis in state

While the meeting remained inconclusive to take a concrete decision, the matter has been deferred to be discussed in the next cabinet meeting.

Cannabis has medicinal uses, states can legalise if Centre revises Act: Tripura health minister

Tripura’s erstwhile Left Front government came under heavy criticism from ruling BJP for allegedly encouraging cannabis cultivation during its 25-year-old rule which ended in March 2018.


Canadian cool

The country has legalised marijuana. But do its people really need to take the edge off?

IIIM Jammu to conduct first-ever study on cannabis benefits in India

At a one-day conference on "Cannabis R&D in India" on Friday, Union Minister Dr Jitendera Singh said the government had granted a license to IIIM Jammu for the cultivation of cannabis for medical research and drug development.

Andhra Pradesh: Decline of Maoists in Araku gives rise to ganja cultivation

Araku in Andhra Pradesh where two Telugu Desam Party leaders were shot dead by Maoists on September 23 is caught up in a deadly mix of ganja and Maoists.

After legalising cannabis, Canada's stores are struggling with a massive shortage

The first weeks since the legalisation of cannabis have felt more like a soft opening with few retail outlets operating and rampant supply shortages.


Canada becomes the first industrialised nation to legalise cannabis

Law enforcement going forward could be patchy. In August, Canada approved a device to detect levels of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), cannabis's psychoactive element, in drivers' oral fluids.

Canada legalises recreational cannabis: All you need to know

Canada legalises cannabis: The law prohibits advertising marijuana and selling pot through a vending machine or self-service display.

Over 200 kg of cannabis seized, four arrested in Thane

“We seized over 208 kg of cannabis from them, along with their vehicles,” said a senior officer from Khadakpada police. “The drugs are worth Rs 68,44,000,” he added.

Thane: 84 kg cannabis seized, three arrested

The Anti-Narcotic cell of Thane police said they have received a tip off that a small-time dealer was about to get a large consignment of cannabis.