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Long-term marijuana use can disrupt brain's reward process

June 09, 2016 5:28 pm

Researchers have demonstrated that long-term marijuana use disrupts the natural reward circuitry of the brain.

Canada plans to legalize recreational use of marijuana in 2017

June 03, 2016 9:51 am

The second youngest Prime Minister in Canada plans to bring regulations which would help in 'protecting' young people from marijuana.

Marijuana users react differently to social exclusion: Study

March 27, 2016 2:05 pm

During peer rejection, young adult marijuana users reduced activation in the insula, a brain region usually active during social rejection, which may reflect the impaired processing of social information in marijuana users.

Medical marijuana may help treat migraines

January 16, 2016 6:54 pm

Like any drug, marijuana has potential benefits and potential risks. It is important for people to be aware that using medical marijuana can also have adverse effects.

Colombia to legalize commercial sale of medical marijuana

November 13, 2015 9:45 am

Colombia's government plans to legalize the cultivation and sale of marijuana for medicinal and scientific purposes

Six countries where Marijuana consumption is legal

November 05, 2015 3:36 pm

A look at six countries where Marijuana is legal.

449 kg marijuana seized in Delhi, one arrested

June 22, 2015 9:13 pm

Delhi police on Monday recovered a huge haul of 449 kilograms of marijuana from a truck on GT Karnal Road and arrested one person in connection with it.

Man sentenced to prison for growing marijuana on forest land in California

June 04, 2015 10:33 am

Prosecutors say he grew nearly 10,000 pot plants in Trinity Alps Wilderness in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest.

Marijuana central to our culture, how is it illegal? Lawyer asks in PIL

April 20, 2015 2:25 am

Aditya Barthakur says the ban is not backed by scientific evidence, lists several health benefits in petition.

Contraband worth Rs 25 cr seized from ‘special truck’

September 18, 2012 2:18 am

Three persons have been arrested by the Allahabad police for allegedly being involved in smuggling marijuana from Odisha to eastern districts in Uttar Pradesh.


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

June 18, 2020 2:33 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 6:23 pm

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