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[Asia, India] Airport officials clear air on smoking & baby-care rooms

PUNE: Lohegaon airport authorities are working on a plan to ensure that the smoking room on the terminal's first floor is located at a fair distance from the child care room. There have been frequent complaints about the smoking room being adjacent to the
Times of India
added Aug 7, 2017 19:26
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[Asia, India] Ban on Electronic Cigarettes may lead to Illegal Trade of the Product: Tobacco Buddy

A ban on electronic cigarette may increase the smuggling of the products, says Tobacco Institute of India The increase in smuggling of the product might affect the quality standards, therefore, risking the lives of people using it After seeing the incre
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Aug 7, 2017 17:51
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[Asia, India] Tobacco lobby hits back at govt over e-cigarette stubbing plan

According to the Tobacco Institute of India (TII), which represents over 90% of the legal cigarette trade in India, a ban on Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) will not only jeopardise investments made by cigarette companies in India to develop
Business Standard (in)
added Aug 4, 2017 14:58
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[Asia, India] ARORA: Light at the end of the tunnel

India’s tobacco control journey has been an uphill task with industry being greatest deterrent but reduced prevalence has shown a light at the end of this dark tunnel. This will motivate government, WHO and public health community to continue this rugged
Governance Now (in)
added Aug 7, 2017 19:45
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[Asia, India] The Tobacco War /The tobacco industry has taken off its gloves and is going after anti-tobacco lobbyists

A presentation on the Indian market by Philip Morris ...singles out some anti-tobacco groups for special attention...with a red circle...Dr Reddy’s photo finds its place among those of seven other...Dr Judith Mackay, ...Prof Rob Moodie...Simon Chapman
Governance Now (in)
added Aug 4, 2017 21:19
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[Asia, USA] Indian tobacco industry to be hit as USFDA proposes to slash nicotine content in cigarettes

The Indian tobacco giants like ITC Ltd., VST Industries Ltd. and Godfrey Phillips India Ltd. also saw a fall in the share prices. Quoting Sanjay Manyal, equity research analyst at ICICI Securities Ltd., the reports said that if implemented the new regul
Moneycontrol.com / Television Eighteen (in)
added Aug 1, 2017 22:07
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[Asia, India] World Lung Cancer Day: Rise in number of cases in Delhi-NCR

"In last one year we have seen an iNCRease in the number of cases of lung cancer. From May 2016 to April 2017, we have received 273 cases of lung cancer from Delhi-NCR out of which 154 cases were found positive." Tobacco smoke is the number one risk fact
ANI (in)
added Aug 1, 2017 22:05
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[Asia, India] Rs 1,04,500,00,00,000 - What govt spends on tobacco-related diseases in a year: Report

(over $15 billion) in 2011 alone is yet to be made public despite it being continually cited by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW)..."a complete report on Economic Burden of Tobacco Related Diseases in India has not been published yet,”
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Aug 1, 2017 16:33
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[Asia, India] ITC's 64 mm budget brand cigarette sales to go up in GST regime

Sales of ITC Ltd’s 64 mm cigarette is likely to go up as people are projected to downgrade purchase of the 69 mm category post the recent 6-7 per cent price hike after GST roll-out. Although analysts project the company is likely to suffer a decline in i
Business Standard (in)
added Aug 1, 2017 22:07
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[Asia, India] How the tobacco industry tries to undermine tobacco control polices

Philip Morris...has been violating a number of Indian laws...strategy involves plastering the inside walls of roadside tobacco kiosks with colourful adverts, giving away free cigarettes at clubs and bars in exchange for contact details and preferences and
MIMS (hk)
added Jul 31, 2017 23:26
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