Tag: drugs

Scientists decipher why epilepsy drugs don’t work for some women

Bhavya Khullar New Delhi: Effective treatment is available for epilepsy. Yet doctors find that epilepsy drugs don’t work in some women. Now scientists have figured out why some women suffer from recurrent seizures despite medication. Scientists at Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology (IGIB) and Institute of Human Behavior and Allied Sciences (IHBAS), both in

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DRI busts drug syndicate, seizes 23.5 tonnes of Mandrax tablets worth over ₹ 30,000 million

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Directorate of Revenue Intelligence has busted a huge drug syndicate by seizing ₹ 30,000 million worth of Mandrax Tablets (Methaqualone) weighing about 23.5 metric tonnes. These tablets are declared as banned psychotropic substance under Schedule I of NDPS Rules, 1985. This is one of the biggest seizures of narcotic drugs by

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Delhi Police busts International narcotics syndicate

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: A team of Special Cell of Delhi Police has busted an international narcotic syndicate. Three members of the syndicate including a woman have been arrested with 15 Kg opium in their possession.The International value of recovered opium is estimated to be Rs. 15 crores. Three mobile phones with SIM cards used in

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Australia Today: Warrant leads to seizure of weapons, drugs and cash in Reservoir, Victoria

Newsroom24x7 Desk The Week that was: An Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (ACBPS) warrant has led to the discovery of various weapons, illegal drugs, clandestine laboratory equipment, ammunition and cash. ACBPS officers, with assistance from Victoria Police, executed the Customs warrant at a 37-year-old man’s address in Reservoir yesterday morning (10 June 2015) following

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