Opium Current Affairs, GK & News
The Himachal Pradesh Government has recently announced that Integrated Drug Prevention, Treatment, Management and Rehabilitation Programme is to be framed soon. Integrated Drug Prevention Policy The following are the Key Features of the policy: The policy will be named as “State Policy of Drug Prevention, Treatment, Management and Rehabilitation Programme”. The policy aims to increase ..
The recently released World Drug Report by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime reports that the fourth largest drug seizures in 2018 was from India. Highlights Iran had the world’s highest seizure of opium followed by Afghanistan and Pakistan. The report stated that 644 tonnes of opium was seized in Iran, 27 tonnes ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2020
Category: Reports & Indexes Current Affairs
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
Hazare is CNN-IBN Indian of the Year Anna Hazare was honoured with the CNN-IBN Indian of the Year 2011 award while West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was feted for her contribution to politics. Vijay Divas celebrated to remember victory over Pakistan Vijay Diwas, marking the country’s victory over Pakistan in the 1971 war, was ..
Topics: Board of Control for Cricket in India • Countries • International Cricket Council • Least developed countries • Medicinal plants • Member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations • Member states of the United Nations • Morphine • Opium • Papaver somniferum • Vijay Diwas • World
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