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[India] TN Govt Pulls Up Tamil Star Vijay For Smoking In ‘Sarkar’

the Tamil Nadu Health Department isn’t impressed. The state health department has instead issued a notice to the producer, director and actor of Sarkar for violation of Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act 2003... the teaser and poster of Sarkar viol
Yahoo! India News
added Jul 9, 2018 18:53
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[India] LETTER: Systematic reviews and meta-analyses on smokeless tobacco products should include Shammah

Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 9, 2018 15:06
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Cost-effectiveness of a smokeless tobacco control mass media campaign in India

This study suggests that tobacco control mass media campaigns can be cost-effective and economically justified in low-income and middle-income countries. It holds significant policy implications, calling for sustained investment in evidence-based mass me
Tobacco Control
added Jul 8, 2018 14:47
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[India] Vijay's Sarkar lands in trouble for - promoting' smoking in poster

saw a dapper Vijay brandishing a black cigarette with a skyscraper backdrop. However, it received criticism for ‘promoting’ smoking. Earlier ex-health minister Anbumani Ramadoss had criticised the poster in a tweet. “You’ll look more stylish without that
Indian Express (in)
added Jul 7, 2018 14:08
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[Asia, India] Comic booklet on tobacco addition released by Gujarat University

The workshop was a part of 'Save The Youth - Win Over Tobacco' campaign aimed at sensitising students about the ill-effects of tobacco. Over 100 MSc students and faculty participated in the workshop. The campaign is aimed at telling people about the effe
DNA India (in)
added Jul 7, 2018 13:50
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[Asia, India] Sale of tobacco items rampant near schools

Despite ban on sale of tobacco products in 100-metre radius of any educational institution, gutka and cigarette are openly sold to the schoolchildren in Patna and other cities of the state. Section 6 of Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products (Prohibition
Times of India
added Jul 5, 2018 14:28
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[India] ALMEIDA: Smoking Kills, But So Does Patriarchy

The trend of curbing a woman’s freedom exists across India...While the act of smoking itself is not a liberator or emancipator for women, despite what big tobacco would have us believe, the freedom of choice to smoke or not to smoke, is.
FII - Feminism in India (in)
added Jul 4, 2018 04:50
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[Asia, India] Father's Day: These cigarettes are not injurious to your dad's health

"Smoking and drinking are injurious to health. So, it will be healthier if it's given in the form of chocolates," Sujatha told ANI. The initiative is in sync with central government's various efforts to urge people to avoid tobacco and alcohol consumpt
New Kerala.com (in)
added Jun 20, 2018 13:49
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[Asia] New Data Show More Than Half of Smokers in India Have Tried to Quit but Have Been Unsuccessful

Despite nearly seven of 10 smokers in India being aware that smoking is dangerous, 53 percent have been unsuccessful in their attempts to quit, new data released by Foundation for a Smoke-Free World showed. This makes it clear that new cessation and harm
New Kerala.com (in)
added Jun 10, 2018 23:43
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[Asia] Exposure to second-hand smoke down in India, but remains major concern, says survey

Exposure to second-hand smoke remains a major concern in India even though there has been a reduction in such exposure at home and public places since 2009-10, as per the Global Adult Tobacco Survey 2 (GATS 2), released here by the Health Ministry. Howev
Outlook India Magazine (in)
added Jun 8, 2018 17:11
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