Weedings

  • Watch: A magician sold weed to a police officer and escaped punishment by making it disappear! August 18, 2014

    You wouldn't dare to do something this without magical powers. Magician Calen Morelli escaped being sent to jail for selling weed to a police officer by cleverly making it disappear! Morelli walks over to an officer and sells him drugs but when the officer opens his wrist he finds nothing....
  • Three teens, two minors held with ganja July 5, 2014

    Panaji: Three teenaged boys were arrested and two minor boys detained in Panaji for consuming ganja and possessing 0.6 gms of the drug. Police said these five were smoking using a plastic bottle for a homemade, improvised "hukkah" when they were nabbed by the police on Friday. Those arrested have been identified...
  • Actress-comedian Whoopi Goldberg turns weed columnist April 19, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress-comedian Whoopi Goldberg has turned weed columnist which she claims has helped her in her glaucoma. The 58-year-old 'View' co-host wrote the column in Denver Post's marijuana-focused website Cannabist.com, reported the Wrap. "The vape pen has changed my life. No, I'm not exaggerating. In fact, her name is Sippy. Yes,...
  • Thailand: Protest app 'Nok Weed' brings hi-tech flair to rallies December 13, 2013

    For years, protesters in Thailand have used social media to organize rallies. Now they're taking smartphones to a new level. Apps have been created that allow phones to help protesters perform the high-pitched, raucous noise making that is a staple of Thai demonstrations. More than 70,000 people have downloaded one application that...
  • Chris Brown wanted to take weed inside rehabilitation centre November 28, 2013

    Los Angeles: Rapper Chris Brown reportedly wanted to take weed inside the rehabilitation centre when he was ordered to take help for his anger management. Brown gave away his phone and internet, but he asked the rehab staff if he could bring his weed along. Tmz.com reports that he kicked up...
  • NRI hotelier arrested in US for drug possession April 5, 2013

    New York: Indian-American hotelier Vikram Chatwal has been arrested earlier this week at an airport in Florida for allegedly carrying a large stash of drugs including cocaine and heroine, a celebrity website reported. According to the TMZ website, the multi-millionaire hotel owner was arrested on April 2 at the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood...
  • 'Bom' Review: Should the cannabis be banned? November 24, 2012

    Cast: Villagers of Malana Filmmaker: Amlan Datta At the first glance, ‘BOM: One day ahead of democracy’ comes across as a systematic film that features the process of the evolution of a particular society along with the development of the maker’s conscience about a marginalised village, but very soon it turns into...
  • Malayalam film releases cross 100 mark in ten month November 20, 2012

    The year was a very phenomenal one for Mollywood, being one of the rare years, when the Malayalam film releases crossed hundred mark in just 10 month. The year also featured more than 15 commercial success stories, of which seven are big hits. But the recent one week strike of...
  • Facebook making efforts to remove fake profiles September 9, 2012

    Mumbai: Social networking giant Facebook is making a "huge effort" to weed out fake profiles to prevent misuse of such identities, a senior company official has said. "Absolutely, there is a huge effort," Facebook India business manager Pavan Varma told PTI when asked about the...
  • Miracle weed emerges as skin cancer cure January 27, 2011

    London: The sap from milkweed, a common garden weed, can kill certain types of cancer cells when applied to the skin. It works on non-melanoma skin cancers, which affect hundreds of thousands of Britons each year. They are triggered by sun damage and, although not usually fatal, can be disfiguring without treatment,...
  • Recession effect: Nandita Das film not released February 13, 2009

    Mumbai: Actor turned director Nandita Das and filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra came together to launch Paro Anand's book Weed that revolves around a child caught in between the war against terror in Kashmir and for both the guests the subject of the book was close to their hearts. “As adults it’s...
  • In pics: Belgiun couple ties knot in the air October 17, 2008

    Belgium couple Sandra Eens and Jeroen Kippers got married on a platform hanging approximately 40 metres above the ground at a former military base in Sint-Truiden. ...
  • Being seen on Google Earth can get you evicted May 5, 2008

    London: It seems that gardening was not Rachel McGarie’s cup of tea, for the weeds and brambles in her garden grew so long that they could be seen from space on Google Earth. And the messy garden has resulted in Rachel’s removal from the house she lived in. Since years, McGarie’s backyard...