From bananas to pineapples, drug traffickers seem to find the fruity cargo ideal for trafficking illicit drugs. On Jan.17,2018, the Portuguese and the Spanish police seized 745 kg of cocaine concealed inside pineapples carried in a container, travelling from South America to the port of Lisbon. The police also ransacked the laboratory where cocaine was
As America reels under an unprecedented opioid crisis, Walmart — the nation’s largest global retail chain — has offered to contribute its bit in curbing the menace. The retail giant, which ranks fourth among pharmacies in the U.S., has devised an opioid disposal kit, which they are offering for free to their customers buying medicines.
Considered to be one of the densest metro systems in the world, the Paris Metro is encountering a new trouble. According to the drivers, there has been an increase in the crack-fueled violence, with the number of attacks on travelers and the Régie Autonome des Transports Parisiens (RATP) staff going up. RATP runs the Metro
With neighboring New Jersey and Vermont expected to legalize recreational marijuana soon, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Jan. 16, 2018, proposed a study to look into the pros and cons of complete legalization of adult-use cannabis in the state. Cuomo called on lawmakers for their approval for a funding to the study. The study
Lili Reinhart, who played Betty Cooper in the television series Riverdale, has publicized her mental health problems she has been battling since childhood. In an interview with V Magazine, the American actor spoke about her struggles with mood disorders. “It (depression and anxiety) affected me in every way, ever,” said Lili, who first experienced depression
The month of December the world over is an endless tale of drinking and dining sprees. Even for a reluctant drinker, it is difficult to avoid alcohol, as there are revelers and merrymakers all around who believe that no festivity is complete without raising the customary toast. As the New Year dawns and one examines