Headlines Tagged with Bangladesh — 571 headlines found
Every year 2.5 lakh Bangladeshis die due to tobacco and the rate of death is 28 per hour, according to a report of World Health Organization (WHO) that was presented in a seminar yesterday.
Jan 13, 2015 Dhaka Daily Star (bd)
added Jan 12, 2015 23:36
Tobacco cultivation is grabbing an increasing acreage of cropland in Bangladesh, thanks to a lack of effective tobacco farming control policy, campaigners say.
Dec 24, 2014 bdnews24.com (bd)
added Dec 24, 2014 06:34
80 percent of more than 300 million consumers of smokeless tobacco in 70 countries belong to India and Bangladesh, a report on the global use of smokeless tobacco has claimed.
Dec 16, 2014 Zee News (in)
added Dec 16, 2014 07:09
a global marketing campaign — called Be Marlboro — that uses themes and images that appeal to youth. Now Philip Morris has canceled a series of concerts in Bangladesh after health advocates protested that the concerts violated the country’s tobacco contr
Nov 24, 2014 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 24, 2014 12:45
Anti-tobacco campaigners have demanded immediate stoppage of advertising and promotional campaigns by the multinational tobacco company Philip Morris ... advocacy organization Progga protested the luxuries rock city concert 'road to rock nation' through
Nov 11, 2014 Financial Express (bd)
added Nov 11, 2014 11:50
Campaigners made a fervent call for the tobacco industry to end its exploitation of farmers ... On the eve of the World Food Day -- October 16 -- they especially expressed worry about ill effects of aggressive expansion of the evil empire of tobacco on f
Oct 16, 2014 Financial Express (bd)
added Oct 16, 2014 11:35
An anti-tobacco group has called on tobacco industry to end “rhetoric” on World Food Day and provide real support to poor tobacco farmers.
Oct 15, 2014 bdnews24.com (bd)
added Oct 15, 2014 12:53
Protyasha, an anti-drugs club, Bangladesh Anti-tobacco Alliance and Manobik formed a human chain in front of the National Press Club in the city Thursday on the occasion of National Tobacco-free Day
Oct 10, 2014 Financial Express (bd)
added Oct 12, 2014 22:29
Superstore ‘Prince Bazar’ at capital Dhaka’s Mirpur has been fined again for a breach of the tobacco control law. This time a Dhaka mobile court penalised it Tk 150,000 on Tuesday, nearly twice the amount it was slapped with in April this year for displa
Sep 30, 2014 bdnews24.com (bd)
added Sep 30, 2014 14:48
An anti-tobacco body, PROGAA, which has deployed a team to investigate the tricky advertisement of tobacco products and companies across Bangladesh, found that the British American Tobacco (BAT) started the concert from Friday. “It is to promote a new b
Sep 21, 2014 bdnews24.com (bd)
added Sep 21, 2014 22:58