Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with India 7,229 headlines found

24 Views

[Asia] Trends in bidi and cigarette smoking in India from 1998 to 2015, by age, gender and education (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

Findings: The age-standardised prevalence of any smoking in men at ages 15–69 years fell from about 27% in 1998 to 24% in 2010, but rose at ages 15– 29 years. During this period, cigarette smoking in men became about twofold more prevalent at ages 15– 69
British Medical Journal
added Mar 8, 2016 04:44
24 Views

[Asia, India] After Delhi govt appeal, Sunny Leone shies off endorsing tobacco products, says hubby Daniel Weber

Actress Sunny Leone has promised she won't be advertising any product related to tobacco in the future, following the Delhi government's appeal to a couple of actors urging them not to endorse pan masala and tobacco products.
Financial Express (in)
added Jan 22, 2016 23:51
24 Views

[India] ITC: smoking the competition ($$)

Indian cigarette maker’s share price has almost doubled in five years
Financial Times (uk)
added Jan 20, 2013 16:59
23 Views

[Asia, India] Internal dissent at CoP meeting

‘However, parties failed to agree measures to fight growing interference from the tobacco industry. That interference appeared to be on display in the proceedings of CoP7 itself, which were repeatedly stalled by parties that attempted to water down previ
Tobacco Reporter
added Nov 15, 2016 22:28
23 Views

[Asia] Officials in India are really sick and tired of their country's tobacco habit

The Indian government is also locked in a battle with the country's enormous tobacco companies over new regulations that stipulate that cigarette packets must be 80 percent covered by health warnings. Besides a line or two about the negative consequences
Washington Post
added Apr 18, 2016 23:01
23 Views

[Asia, India] Delhi govt removes DDC member for 'smoking cigars in office

Delhi Dialogue Commission Former Member Secretary Ashish Joshi refuted allegations after Arvind Kejriwal led Delhi government removed his from the board for allegedly ‘smoking cigars and chewing tobacco in office premises’.
ANI (in)
added May 10, 2015 11:22
23 Views

[Asia, India] New Rules for Tobaccos Packs Not Practical, Say Manufacturers

The All-India Tobacco Manufacturers Association ... "The new rules are suitable for box-type packaging but not suitable for smokeless tobacco industry," the Association said in a statement, adding that back-side printing cannot be done as this side is ma
New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV) (in)
added Feb 13, 2015 17:37
23 Views

[Asia, India] No more tobacco on trains

‘Toilet smokers’ in trains beware! The state railway police is launching a drive against this menace in trains and will conduct aw­areness programmes against tobacco use.
Deccan Chronicle (in)
added Sep 3, 2013 03:12
23 Views

[India] The Endgame for Tobacco from September 10-12, 2013

The Conference is a call for collective resolution to fight tobacco through global cohesion and integration of tobacco control into broader health and development agendas for the achievement of our common health and development goals. With India making c
International Conference on Public Health Priorities in the 21st Century: The Endgame for Tobacco (in)
added Apr 13, 2013 16:36
22 Views

[Asia] India raises tax on cigarettes

India has raised the total tax on cigarettes resulting in an increase of as much as 792 rupees ($12.31) for every 1,000 cigarettes, adding about 50 billion rupees ($777 million) in revenues for the government, finance minister Arun Jaitley said. The high
Reuters
added Jul 17, 2017 17:12
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines