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Thursday, June 17, 2021



154 kg marijuana seized, five held in Ahmedabad

June 17, 2021 1:40 am

According to police, a team of Special Operations Group (SOG), Ahmedabad rural, arrested Amit Vaghela (26), a resident of Chekhla village in Sanand taluka of Ahmedabad, and four from Bhilwara in Rajasthan — Deepak Somani (24), Parasmal Gujjar (25), Govind Joshi (23) and Raju Mali (32).

NCB raids Mumbai bakery, arrests 3 for selling cakes laced with marijuana and pot

June 14, 2021 11:19 pm

An official said that when the agency raided the bakery, the officials seized a total of 10 brownies and marijuana at Orlem in Malad East. The agency initially arrested the couple who were running the bakery.

Amazon backs marijuana legalization, drops weed testing for some jobs

June 02, 2021 8:49 am

Amazon will also no longer screen its job applicants for marijuana use for any positions not regulated by the Department of Transportation, its consumer boss Dave Clark said.

900-kg marijuana plants destroyed in Anand district

May 06, 2021 5:18 am

According to police, the accused, Ramesh Rathod, a resident of Daheda village, had grown marijuana in his farm land where Jowar crops were also sowed.

New York is latest state to legalise recreational marijuana

March 31, 2021 9:17 pm

The New York State Assembly voted 100-49 to pass a bill legalising recreational use of marijuana by adults late on Tuesday, and Governor Andrew Cuomo said he was looking forward to signing the bill into law.

Pune: Cops arrest woman for 'selling marijuana, charas', seize drugs worth Rs 6.5 lakh

March 29, 2021 10:48 pm

A police team raided Shaikh's house in Nazara Manzil in Bhagyoday Nagar and during searches, recovered 21.260 kg of marijuana worth Rs 4.25 lakh and 569.17 grams of charas worth Rs 2.27 lakh from her possession.

Explained: What the proposed legalisation of recreational marijuana means for Mexico

March 14, 2021 8:09 am

The proposed law to decriminalise recreational use of marijuana is being described as a game-changer for Mexico, which has been gripped by a violent drug war for the past several years.

This drug gets you high and is legal (maybe) across US

February 28, 2021 12:17 pm

That has not stopped Lukas Gilkey, chief executive of Hometown Hero CBD, based in Austin. His company sells joints, blunts, gummy bears, vaping devices and tinctures that offer a recreational high. In fact, business is booming online as well, where he sells to many people in other states with strict marijuana laws.

Man from Odisha arrested with marijuana worth Rs 50,000

February 27, 2021 10:37 pm

The accused, Tapas Ranjan Giri (32), was caught when he was going on a two-wheeler from Balaji Nagar to Narmada Park in Medankarwadi on Friday evening.

Pune: Man arrested with marijuana worth Rs 50,000

February 27, 2021 11:29 am

The accused has been identified as Tapas Ranjan Giri (32), a native of Balasore district in Odisha, currently residing at Medankarwadi in Chakan.


Canadians 'wake and bake' as marijuana is now legal in the country

October 19, 2018 9:34 am

Canada is now the largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace as sales began early Wednesday in Newfoundland.


Canada’s new marijuana economy: Meet the winners and losers

June 22, 2020 6:13 pm

After 95 years of prohibition, Canada has legalised marijuana. We met with buyers, sellers, growers and students to hear what they had to say.

Mexico court ruling sparks marijuana legalisation hopes

November 05, 2015 6:27 pm

In Mexico, supporters of drug reform have been celebrating a Supreme Court decision that could lead to the legalisation of marijuana.