Headlines Tagged with India — 7,379 headlines found
Punjab government has issued notices to various e-commerce portals for allegedly violating the Drugs and Cosmetics Act by selling e-cigarettes. On the directions of Health Minister Surjit Kumar Jiyani, State Tobacco Control Cell has issued notices to e
Jan 23, 2016 Business Standard (in)
added Jan 28, 2016 19:51
A man who admitted he trafficked knock-off cigarettes with a retail value of about $US5.5 million ($7.8 million) to the US via India and Dubai...he had been unduly influenced by his love for and subservience to his father, who sent him to the US to unwitt
Jan 23, 2016 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jan 23, 2016 16:05
ITC Ltd., Asia’s second-largest publicly traded tobacco company, reported earnings that fell short of analyst estimates as the Indian government’s campaign against smoking dented cigarette sales.
Jan 22, 2016 Bloomberg News
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The amended Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act 2015, passed by Parliament, has given anti-tobacco campaigners a reason to cheer with the new Act laying down stringent punishment for those selling tobacco products or cigarettes to mino
Jan 22, 2016 Indian Express (in)
added Jan 23, 2016 15:14
The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has discouraged the use of electronic cigarettes to cut down on smoking as these disguised forms of tobacco can have "serious" long-term effects..."Like hookahs, they are disguised forms of tobacco addiction and can ha
Jan 22, 2016 PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jan 22, 2016 22:21
The story of tobacco tycoon Mohammed Nisham from the lap of luxuries to the darkness of prison is nothing short of a thriller. His phenomenal journey from the small village of Muttichoor on the outskirts of Thrissur to the maze of money-spinning tobacco d
Jan 22, 2016 New Indian Express (in)
added Jan 22, 2016 03:35
The judge had Wednesday convicted 39-year-old multi-millionaire Mohammad Nisham for running over Chandrabose, who worked at his posh residential society, with his Hummer in "a fit of rage" in 2015. Though Nisham had pleaded for a lenient sentence, sayin
Jan 21, 2016 Shanghai Daily (cn)
added Jan 21, 2016 20:06
[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.
Jan 20, 2016 Financial Express (in)
added Jan 22, 2016 23:51
has written to Bollywood actors Ajay Devgan, Shah Rukh Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Govinda, Arbaaz Khan and Sunny Leone, urging them not to endorse pan masala products as they contain areca nuts, a potential cancer causing agent.
Jan 18, 2016 PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jan 20, 2016 01:41
Cigarette and bidi sellers in Himachal Pradesh on Saturday protested the government’s decision to make registration compulsory for vendors of tobacco products.
Jan 17, 2016 The Hindu Online (in)
added Jan 17, 2016 20:39