Opioids Current Affairs, GK & News
Thailand has become the first nation in Southeast Asia to legalize medical use of marijuana, as well as the kratom, a locally grown plant traditionally used as a stimulant and painkiller. The changes, which become law when published in the Royal Gazette, legalize the production, import, export, possession and use of marijuana and kratom products ..
Topics: Antidiarrhoeals • Cannabis • Core eudicots • Drug control law • Drug liberalization • Drugs • Euphoriants • Legality of cannabis • Medicinal plants • Mitragyna speciosa • Opioids • Psychoactive drugs
The International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking observed across the globe. Objective: The day is observed each year to disseminate awareness about the harms and problems that illicit drugs cause to the society. The theme for 2012 – : “Global Action for the Healthy Communities Without Drugs”. To mark the day, various functions ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2012
Topics: Drug control law • Drug policy • Euphoriants • Heroin • Illegal drug trade • International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking • Lin Zexu • Opioids • Opium • Prohibition of drugs • Psychoactive drugs • Viceroys in China
June 20, 2009 : World hunger reaches 1 billion mark: United Nations24 Jun 2009,World Bank approves $24 million loan to Sri LankaJune 24, 2009 : 150 years of the Red Cross25 Jun 2009, China to build world’s largest amphibious aircraft25 Jun 2009, Taiwan legalizes prostitution25 Jun 2009, Russia & Nigeria sign nuclear, gas pacts27 Jun ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2009
Topics: Afghanistan • Countries • Current Affairs 2009 • Euphoriants • Heroin • Humans • Lebanese Sunni Muslims • Medicinal plants • Morphine • Opioids • Opium • Papaver somniferum • Psychoactive drugs