Police discovered one of their biggest drug hauls hidden in a bag of liquorice root, as heroin seizures soar in India.
Afghan drug lord Bashir Noorzai was given a hero’s welcome by the Taliban after a prisoner swap that saw US hostage Mark Frerichs freed.
Melbourne had the highest heroin use, while those from Darwin consumed the most alcohol.
A year on from the Taliban’s takeover, VICE World News looks at what impact the regime has had on global drug supply.
Exclusive court documents show that Averhealth’s ex-lab director said up to 30% of its drug tests in Michigan were wrong. The company denies her claims.
The three-year experiment in British Columbia is the latest progressive measure to combat record drug deaths.
VICE World News discovered a still-flourishing poppy trade in the fields and markets of southern Afghanistan. But amid warnings from Taliban fighters, farmers are worried about their future.
A violent gang of heroin dealers from Lithuania fuelled Ireland and Northern Ireland's drug trade by forcing trafficking victims to sell drugs, a joint investigation by VICE World News and the OCCRP reveals.
“I’m afraid that even trying it once would be so addictive that you just can’t stop chasing that high.”
Heroin addiction is surging since mass-produced capsules have triggered gun wars on South Africa’s east coast.
Irvin Cartagena, Hector Robles, Luis Cruz, and Carlos Macci were charged in New York on Tuesday.
Experts say “tablet K” pills could be the world’s first black-market drug containing both depressants and stimulants.