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[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
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[Asia, India] MANUEL: Bonding With Pierce Brosnan—Over Cigars, Not Paan Masala!

in an interview scheduled over just eight minutes, in which I was to bring out the bon vivant in Brosnan, and find out what he liked to eat and drink, that's what we did. Smoked cigars. He had been smoking cigars since he was nine! "I got hooked onto the
Huffington Post (blog)
added Oct 17, 2016 17:28
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[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
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[Asia, India] FROM NOTES TO SMOKE

Dramz Whisky Bar and Lounge hosted a two-day festival showcasing an array of finest whiskies paired with cigars across the world, leaving the connoisseurs of the capital asking for more
Daily Pioneer (in)
added Feb 10, 2016 23:09
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[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
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[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
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[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
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[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
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[Asia, India] Thailand on front lines of tobacco control

Thailand has won praise from a United Nations conference on tobacco control for its success in fighting off legal challenges from the tobacco industry in the last two years. Thailand requires some of the world's largest pictorial warnings and is moving
Bangkok Post (th)
added Nov 29, 2016 16:20
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[Asia] India cigarette maker ITC's CEO Deveshwar to step down next year

ITC's board had "strongly urged" Deveshwar to continue as CEO, but he wanted the company to have a younger leader, according to a regulatory filing on Tuesday. The company did not name a successor to Deveshwar. Deveshwar, 69, joined ITC in 1968, accordi
Reuters
added Jun 21, 2016 19:30
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