Rehab

  • Punjab: Rehab centres for drug addicts to start within 3 months, says CM June 29, 2014

    Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday said that rehabilitation centres for drug de-addiction in 22 districts of the state will be made operational within three months. The Chief Minister asked the National Buildings Construction Corporation (NBCC) to complete and hand over the fully furnished buildings of these centres,...
  • 'Sleepless Nights' review: The film feels long, with too many threads March 18, 2014

    Director: Eliane Raheb At one point in Eliane Raheb's documentary 'Sleepless Nights', Assaad Shaftari tells her that she seems to be looking for a journalistic scoop. This is when the filmmaker had asked him a question about Israeli involvement in Lebanon's civil war which Shaftari cannot answer truthfully. Go in-depth he...
  • A 'bad day' in rehab costs Chris Brown his freedom March 18, 2014

    Los Angeles: With a roll of his eyes and a comment that he was good at using guns and knives, Chris Brown may have cost himself weeks of freedom and his chance to get back to making music anytime soon. The reasons for Brown's dismissal from a Malibu rehab facility were...
  • Swimming great Ian Thorpe found disoriented on the street February 3, 2014

    Australian swimming great Ian Thorpe has been admitted to rehab after suffering from depression, local media said on Monday. Police were called after Thorpe was found disoriented and behaving oddly near a vehicle and the 31-year-old was later taken to Bankstown hospital on Monday. "He is in rehab for depression," Thorpe's manager...
  • I'm in a great place after rehab, says Zac Efron January 22, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'High School Musical' star Zac Efron is back from rehab and feeling better than ever. The 26-year-old actor said he is moving forward and using that challenging period in his life to grow, reported People magazine. "I'm so happy. I feel like I'm in a great place and...
  • Chris Brown warned of being thrown out of rehab December 23, 2013

    Los Angeles: Singer Chris Brown has been warned he will be kicked out of rehab if her misbehaves while attending a charity drive. The 24-year-old 'Fine China' singer has been granted special permission to leave his treatment facility for a few hours to help collect Christmas toys for underprivileged children at...
  • Chris Brown ordered back to rehab, again November 21, 2013

    Los Angeles: R&B star Chris Brown has been sentenced to three months in a court-approved treatment facility to deal with anger management issues. The 'Yeah 3x' singer was kicked out of a facility earlier this month because of his violent act and is now required to spend three months in...
  • Lindsay Lohan wants to open her own rehab facility? October 8, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'Mean Girls' star Lindsay Lohan is reportedly planning to open her own rehab centre to help others deal with their addictions. The 27-year-old actress, who is infamous for her history with rehabs as she has sought the facility's help several times for her alcohol and drug addiction, also...
  • Rehab center rejects Paris Jackson's admission July 3, 2013

    Los Angeles: A rehab facility has reportedly turned down Paris Jackson's admission because the authorities are afraid that paparazzi will disturb other patients who are being treated at the facility. Paris, who is currently being treated at the UCLA Medical Center, was advised by doctors to not go home and instead...
  • Lindsay Lohan is happy with her current situation? June 21, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Lindsay Lohan will have to complete her 90 days of court-ordered treatment at Cliffside in Malibu, and she is not allowed to transfer to another rehabilitation centre until then. The 26-year-old recently moved to Cliffside from Betty Ford Centre at Rancho Mirage. It was speculated that she wants...
  • Family supporting Lindsay during tough time: Michael Lohan May 29, 2013

    London: Lindsay Lohan's father Michael Lohan says his daughter is doing completely fine in the rehab and the family is supporting her during this troubled time. "She is doing phenomenal, I mean awesome. There is a lot of healing going on. This is only the beginning of the process and she...
  • Lindsay Lohan admits taking pot, ecstasy May 6, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Lindsay Lohan, who has been in an out of jail and rehab centres a couple of times, said she has taken drugs only four or five times. The 26-year-old actress has been on probation since 2007 when she was first caught for drink and driving. "Everyone thinks I've...
  • Winehouse watched videos of herself on eve of death January 14, 2013

    London: Tragic singer Amy Winehouse spent the final hours of her life watching videos of herself online, her former bodyguard has said. The 'Rehab' hitmaker was found dead in her London home in the early hours of the morning on July 23, 2011, aged 27. Her former live-in security agent, Andrew...
  • Amy Winehouse drank herself to death: inquest January 9, 2013

    London: A second inquest into Amy Winehouse's death has confirmed that the singer died of drinking too much alcohol. The 27-year-old 'Rehab' singer was found dead at her home in Camden, north London, in 2011. The verdict is identical to the first hearing which had to be repeated after the deputy...
  • Former Maoists meet Mamata, demand rehab package November 4, 2012

    Kolkata: Two former Maoist guerrillas, who were detained on Saturday for wandering near Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's residence, later met her and complained that they were yet to get the promised rehabilitation package. The duo were detained after they were found wandering near Banerjee's house in Bhowanipore. They were trying...
  • Mumbai siblings' death: Accident or double murder? September 18, 2012

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police have exhumed the body of 22-year-old Rameez Chougule, the younger of the two siblings who were found dead at their flat in Versova in July this year. Rameez and his elder sister Rehab allegedly died due to pesticide poisoning after pest control operations at their apartment....
  • What killed siblings in Versova within 24 hours? July 13, 2012

    Mumbai: Rehab and Rameez Chougle suddenly started suffering from diarrhoea and vomiting on Wednesday last week and died the very next day. Relatives and friends have been shocked by the deaths of two Versova-based siblings, who died within 24 hours of each other after exhibiting the same set of symptoms....
  • Bar raid row: Mumbai cops took revenge on girls? May 11, 2012

    Mumbai: MiD DAY’s expose about how innocent college girls and housewives, branded as ‘sex traders’, were confined to a rehab centre after a police raid led by ACP Vasant Dhoble on a Khar pub, has only emboldened cops to continue harassing them, their kin allege. On Thursday, half of the...
  • Mumbai: Police take revenge on girls May 11, 2012

    Mumbai: MiD DAY's expose about how innocent college girls and housewives, branded as 'sex traders', were confined to a rehab centre after a police raid led by ACP Vasant Dhoble on a Khar pub, has only emboldened cops to continue harassing them, their kin allege. On Thursday, half of the detained...
  • Fans, stars tweet the blues over Winehouse death July 24, 2011

    Los Angeles: Soul singer Amy Winehouse, who died unexpectedly at age 27, received numerous tributes on Saturday from ordinary fans around the world and music luminaries ranging from Tony Bennett to producer Mark Ronson. The 'Rehab' singer whose problems with substance abuse were well-documented, died at her home in London, and...
  • Amy Winehouse heads back to rehab May 30, 2011

    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 program at...
  • Actor David Arquette in rehab - reports January 3, 2011

    Los Angeles: Actor David Arquette, the estranged husband of former "Friends" star Courteney Cox, has checked into rehab to deal with alcohol and depression issues, according to news reports on Sunday. Arquette, 39, and Cox, 46, announced in October that they were undergoing a trial separation after 11 years and one...
  • Lindsay Lohan turns to Gandhi for inspiration January 3, 2011

    Los Angeles: Troubled Hollywood starlet Lindsay Lohan has turned to Indian peace icon Mahatma Gandhi for inspiration. The 24-year-old is to leave rehab after a three-month-stay tweeted her resolution to make a new beginning after years of drug and alcohol addictions, reported People magazine online. "Today is the first day of the...
  • Lohan accused of attacking rehab staffer December 22, 2010

    Los Angeles: Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan has been accused of attacking a female employee at the Betty Ford rehabilitation centre. She was reportedly left infuriated after the staffer asked her to submit to a drug and alcohol test, reports usmagazine.com. "Lohan was reported as the suspect in the investigation and the victim...
  • Tiger returns home to wife and children February 7, 2010

    New York: Disgraced golf superstar Tiger Woods, has left a sex rehab centre in Mississippi and returned home to his wife and children, according to a media report. Woods wife Elin Nordegren, 29, flew to Hattiesburg to bring her husband home. They have a two-year-old daughter, Sam and their son, Charlie,...
  • Watch: Rehab centres in Kerala for elephants October 12, 2009

    In Kerala efforts are on to tame angry elephants in a special rehab centre. ...
  • 'Rehab' singer hospitalised July 29, 2008

    British jazz and soul singer Amy Winehouse has been taken to hospital, her spokesman said on Monday. He had no further details. British media reported Winehouse was taken by ambulance to the accident and emergency room of University College Hospital from her home. When asked about the incident, a spokeswoman...
  • Amy Winehouse taken to hospital after fainting spell June 17, 2008

    London: A spokesman for Amy Winehouse says the 24-year-old singer has been taken to a London hospital after a fainting spell. Winehouse spokesman Chris Goodman says Winehouse fainted on Monday afternoon at her north London home. Goodman says her manager's assistant was there and caught her as she fell. Goodman says Winehouse's...
  • Amy Winehouse held for alleged drug offenses May 9, 2008

    London: Grammy-award-winning singer, Amy Winehouse has been released on bail after her arrest for alleged drug offenses, London's Metropolitan Police said Thursday. Winehouse, 24, posted bail on Wednesday night and is due in court in May, said a police spokesman, who declined to be named in line with policy. The singer...
  • Drugs are passe, Amy now addicted to ironing April 12, 2008

    London: After drugs and alcohol, Amy Winehouse has found herself another addiction – ironing. According to a pal of the singer, the ‘Rehab’ hitmaker has gone flat out at her new obsession and is ironing everything she can get her hands on in her home in Camden, North London. “She has become...