Headlines Tagged with India — 7,322 headlines found
As per the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act (COTPA) 2003, smoking in public places is banned and those who violate the law will be slapped a fine of Rs 200, said additional deputy commissioner Sathish Kumar.
Sep 29, 2015 Deccan Herald (in)
added Sep 28, 2015 17:36
[India] MEHROTRA: A pointless smokescreen: The government is on a slippery slope with ham-handed attempts at censorship
Woody Allen has refused to screen his film with disclaimers ... Blue Jasmine has only two slight scenes which feature cigarettes in them. It's not a film that condones smoking ... The government is in desperate need of clarity on these related issues. The
Oct 19, 2013 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 19, 2013 23:14
A summon has been issued to Mohanlal by the Judicial First Class Magistrate here to appear in person on March 18 after the Health Department filed a case against him for appearing in a poster holding a cigar in the advertisement for his latest film "Karm
Dec 22, 2012 Deccan Herald (in)
added Dec 22, 2012 12:03
“on several occasions, he (Joshi) has been found smoking cigars and chewing tobacco within office premises”.
May 11, 2015 Indian Express (in)
added May 14, 2015 00:22
The distinction between a cigarillo and a cigarette has important legal and financial implications. Since the wrapper of a cigarillo contains tobacco, cigarillos are taxed at the same rate as small cigars. In 2002, the US federal tax rate for small cigar
Mar 1, 2003 Tobacco Control
added Nov 25, 2015 15:02
There is bad news for smokers as cigarettes will cost more in UP as the state government has increased VAT on all kinds of tobacco, including cigar and ‘khaini’, up to 40 per cent besides imposing a ban on sale of loose cigarettes.
Sep 24, 2015 Daily Pioneer (in)
added Sep 23, 2015 15:27
The high court, while disposing a public interest litigation by the Burning Brain Society, had observed that the menace of nicotine could not be resolved only by closing down offending hookah bars. Punjab and Haryana, along with the Union Territory of
May 28, 2015 Hindustan Times (in)
added May 28, 2015 08:37
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare is replacing these spots with two new spots titled ‘Child’ and ‘Dhuan’ to be effective from 2nd October 2013. These spots have been dubbed in 16 Indian languages for a pan India coverage.
Sep 30, 2013 NVO-Northern Voices Online (in)
added Oct 1, 2013 03:31
Smoking-related deaths in Thailand and four other Asian countries where tobacco use is amongst the highest in the world would drop by 20% if cigarette prices were doubled by increased taxation, according to an Asian Development Bank study relased on Tue
Nov 13, 2012 Bangkok Post (th)
added Nov 13, 2012 09:59
Diversified Indian business conglomerate ITC's chairman, Y C Deveshwar, on Friday said the government must have a 25-year plan to curtail smoking as there were 48 million people dependent on the tobacco sector and they would have to get alternative emplo
Apr 30, 2016 Business Standard (in)
added May 1, 2016 20:41