Briton sentenced to 3 years in Egypt for smuggling painkillers

Tue, 26 Dec 2017 - 01:33 GMT

An Egyptian court sentenced a British woman to three years in prison on Tuesday, convicting her of trying to smuggle drugs into the country, a judicial official said.

Under the influence

Mon, 04 Sep 2017 - 05:08 GMT

A successful government campaign has slashed incidents of drug driving arrests, amid calls for more efforts to raise awareness of substance abuse.

Drug-treatment hotline statistics show improvement

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 - 11:30 GMT

Ghada Waly, said that the Fund's ‘16023’ hotline received 37,322 phone calls during the first six months of this year; an average of 206 calls per day.

Female smuggler gets creative with Fseikh, gets busted

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 - 12:30 GMT

on Saturday, a woman from Damietta faced criminal charges after she tried to smuggle Tramadol out of the country in fermented fish through Borg el-Arab airport.