Big Pharma’s Go-To Defense of Soaring Drug Prices Doesn’t Add Up Many pharmaceutical companies claim that exorbitant drug costs—some companies charge patients $100,000, $200,000, or even $500,000 a year—are necessary to fund expensive research projects that generate new drugs. But “invoking high research costs to justify high drug prices,” Ezekiel J.Read More →

Six people were arrested in separate operations in Samba and Jammu districts (Representational) JAMMU:  The Jammu and Kashmir Police Wednesday claimed to have busted an inter-state gang of drug smugglers with the arrest of six people in separate operations in Samba and Jammu districts. The police seized 3.5 kilograms ofRead More →

A 22-year-old Bradford, Ont., man is facing drug and firearm charges after Brantford police found a vehicle reported stolen on Friday. Police said the man is charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking crack cocaine, cocaine, methamphetamine, fentanyl and Percocet. He is also charged with careless storage of aRead More →

Karisma Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor, Malaika Arora and Arjun Kapoor at Karan Johar’s party in Mumbai.(Viral Bhayani) Filmmaker Karan Johar is known for throwing starry parties for his industry friends and he recently hosted a get-together at his residence with most of his friends in attendance. Malaika Arora with her closeRead More →

The new year calls for new resolutions and, of course, a new diet! Folks, we know that you are itching to know what’s the latest on the health front. That’s why we got in touch with the experts — Dr Mohsin Wali, general physician, Dr Anupam Sibal, senior paediatric GastroenterologistRead More →

Using even a small amount of cannabis may cause changes in the brain volume of teenagers, according to a study. The study, published in The Journal of Neuroscience, is the first to find evidence that an increase in grey matter volume in certain parts of the adolescent brain is aRead More →