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The implementation of GST is a golden opportunity for India to adopt best practices in related areas of taxation. A uniform excise on cigarettes as described here would be an essential component of an efficient and effective tax system for India.
Oct 24, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Oct 24, 2017 23:26
Four days after the state government banned sale of e-cigarettes, one can still buy them online. With leading e-commerce companies not complying with the ban, top sources in the department of health and family welfare said the commissioner would write
Jun 19, 2016 Deccan Herald (in)
added Jun 19, 2016 12:18
disallows the sale, distribution, procurement and advertisement of e-cigarettes in the state. "If e-cigarettes are sold through a website, the government will ban such website,'' UT Khader, the Minister for Health and Family Welfare, was quoted by DNA as
Jun 17, 2016 IBT - International Business Times
added Jun 18, 2016 11:39
Though two weeks have passed since a Supreme Court directive, tobacco products being sold in the city are openly flouting the new rule that mandates 85% pictorial warnings on both sides of the packets. Investigation by TOI revealed that barring Raja Tobac
May 20, 2016 Times of India
added May 20, 2016 01:32
India's tobacco industry has sought to delay strict new health warning rules by appealing to the country's highest court, a move anti-smoking activists say could backfire given that the court has ruled against cigarette makers in the past.
Apr 14, 2016 Reuters
added Apr 14, 2016 15:30
[Asia, China] India's $10 Billion Cigarette Market in Trouble After Mandatory 85 Percent Pictorial Warning
The top three cigarette consuming countries - the US, China and Japan who account for 51 percent of global cigarette consumption - have only text-based warnings (about 30 percent in size) and have not adopted pictorial warnings.
Apr 1, 2016 China Topix
added Apr 2, 2016 00:55
Feb 22, 2016 The Economic Times (India)
added Feb 22, 2016 13:42
According to the latest data given by the health ministry in Parliament, cigarette consumption in 2014-15 was 93.2 billion sticks - 10 billion less than in 2012-13. Production fell from 117 billion sticks to 105.3 billion in the same period.
Dec 28, 2015 Times of India
added Dec 28, 2015 06:17
The Narendra Modi-led NDA government has virtually declared war on tobacco. After raising taxes on cigarettes and calling for a countrywide ban on sale of tobacco products, the Centre is now planning to introduce tougher provisions under law to curb tobac
Aug 18, 2014 The Economic Times (India)
added Aug 18, 2014 11:35
Now an opposition MP has introduced a private members bill - based on plain packing legislation passed in Australia - calling for a total ban on logos and designs on tobacco packaging.
Oct 28, 2013 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Oct 28, 2013 01:22