Drug Addict

  • Russell Brand opens up on Winfrey's show about drug addiction 07-03-2014 06:22 PM

    Los Angeles: Russell Brand sat down with Oprah Winfrey for a candid conversation about drug addiction on the latter's talk show. Brand will be seen sharing information about his former struggles with heroin and how life slowly recovered, in the premiere episode of Oprah Prime, airing Sunday, reports entertainment weekly....
  • Hoffman's personal diaries reveal his struggle with addiction 12-02-2014 05:33 PM

    New York: Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman's two personal diaries that were found during investigation reportedly reveal his struggle to overcome his addiction. Cops investigating the 46-year-old actor's death on February 2 due to an apparent drug overdose, discovered two of his private journals in his New York City apartment,...
  • Did Oscar winning Philip Seymore Hoffman have a 'hard-core' drug addiction? 11-02-2014 01:37 PM

    New York: Robert Vineberg, who was arrested on suspicion of providing drug to late Philip Seymore Hoffman, has revealed the 'Capote' star was a "hard-core addict" while denying his role in Hoffman's death. Vineberg, a jazz musician and an addict himself, called Hoffman a friend in a jailhouse interview to...
  • Philip Seymour Hoffman among thousands of addiction victims 04-02-2014 10:20 AM

    Los Angeles: Philip Seymour Hoffman suffered from a chronic medical condition that required ongoing treatment. An admitted drug addict who first sought professional help more than two decades ago, Hoffman apparently succumbed to his illness with an overdose despite a return to rehab last March. A father of three with...
  • CJ Show: A childhood lost to drug abuse and child labour 22-09-2013 01:35 PM

    Due to poverty and absence of government rehabilitation for underprivileged children, many children across the country work as labourers in small scale industries and as domestic help etc. Most of them fall into drug addiction and other forms of abuse. One such child in Delhi turns CJ to narrate his...
  • Zac Efron sought professional help after facing a relapse? 20-09-2013 03:38 PM

    Los Angeles: Actor Zac Efron reportedly sought professional help twice this year after facing a major relapse for alcohol and drug addiction. The 25-year-old was addicted to alcohol and cocaine for two years, after which he decided to seek professional help in March this year. He left California and stayed...
  • A new book reveals about Lady Gaga's drug addiction 26-07-2013 12:15 PM

    New York: A former friend of pop star Lady Gaga has reportedly revealed about her drug use in a tell-all book named 'Rivington Was Ours: Lady GaGa, The Lower East Side and the Prime of Our Lives'. Brendan Jay Sullivan, who was close to the 27-year-old singer while she was...
  • India Positive: Stories of courage and good work 08-06-2013 09:59 PM

    In this episode of India Positive, we bring you the stories of school children, who made world record by scaling Mount Everest. Also story from Punjab - a teachers efforts to steer students away from a life of drugs and stories from across the country. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Punjab fights to steer students away from a life of drugs 08-06-2013 09:50 PM

    Punjab, the land of plenty. The state today is faced with an enemy within - drugs. And it's most lethal attack has been on one of the holiest cities for the Sikhs - Amritsar. ...
  • Amritsar: Teacher steers students away from a life of drugs 06-06-2013 08:59 AM

    Amritsar: Punjab, the land of plenty. The state today is faced with an enemy within - drugs. And it's most lethal attack has been on one of the holiest cities for the Sikhs - Amritsar. Barely eight kilometres from the Golden Temple is Makboolpura infamously known as the village of...
  • CJ Show: Children denied an education 27-05-2013 01:13 AM

    The heart-rending story of recovered child drug addicts denied school admission because of their past. ...
  • Amy Winehouse heads back to rehab 29-05-2011 08:23 PM

    Los Angeles: Troubled British singer Amy Winehouse is heading back to rehab, her spokeswoman said on Friday. Winehouse, 27, ironically best known for her 2006 hit 'Rehab', checked herself in to a UK clinic on Wednesday prior to playing several summer dates in Europe. "Amy has embarked on a treatment...
  • Fighting drug demon, the positive way 20-11-2008 10:21 PM

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  • Addicted to drugs, they made a comeback 11-11-2008 05:10 PM

    Meet drug addicts who beat their dangerous habit and sprung back. ...
  • Amy Winehouse held for alleged drug offenses 09-05-2008 02:09 AM

    Colombo: Kevin Pietersen struck 151 for his 20th Test hundred to help England to a 185-run lead over Sri Lanka on the third day of the second Test here at the P Sara Oval on Thursday. Pietersen (151) hit six sixes and 16 fours in 165 balls for his ninth...
  • Amy Winehouse to perform at Grammys via satellite 10-02-2008 08:33 PM

    New Delhi: Disappointed with ICC's decision to do away with runners for injured batsmen in ODIs, star opener Gautam Gambhir on Thursday said that a batsman should be allowed a runner at least in case of a serious injury. I think it is disappointing. ICC can stop giving runners for...
  • Over 2 million drug addicts in Iran 07-12-2007 04:53 PM

    Former World Cup winning captains feel that the 2011 World Cup is going to be an open one. ...
  • Ex-addicts swear by road to recovery 26-06-2007 02:03 PM

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  • Robbie Williams checks into rehab 13-02-2007 11:20 PM

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  • Without alcohol, Pak falls to drugs 09-02-2007 08:51 PM

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  • Tihar jail sits on a dangerous high 31-01-2007 11:44 PM

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  • Killed Briton's mother cries foul 08-01-2007 10:58 PM

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  • 2 held for British tourist murder 08-01-2007 01:56 PM

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  • British tourist's family defends him 08-01-2007 10:23 AM

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  • Slain British tourist was drug addict 06-01-2007 08:07 PM

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