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[Asia, India] 'Juvenile Justice Act will help curb tobacco use among minors'

various NGOs working in the health sector Friday demanded strict implementation of the act that bars sale of tobacco products to minors. The act prescribes strict punishment to anyone who gives or causes to give tobacco products to children. The act pres
Kashmir Images (in)
added Feb 12, 2016 20:44

Millions die from air pollution, mainly in China, India

Air pollution kills more than 5.5 million people around the world each year, with over half of those deaths occurring in fast-growing China and India, researchers said Friday. And the number of premature deaths will continue to climb in the years ahead
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Feb 13, 2016 19:04

[Asia] 'Smoking, inactivity fueling heart attacks among young Indians'

a study by Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, showed a worrisome spike in heart attacks among Indian males under 35 years of age. It blamed a n increase in smoking and physical inactivity for the epidemic of heart disease - and heart attacks - among the
Times of India
added Feb 12, 2016 20:50

[Asia, India] This cigar claims to be healthy

Rocky Patel cigars are not even close to being unhealthy.’s a process of around four-five years. So it’s rid of all the nicotine, tar, magnesium and potassium. There are no chemical additives and they are not addictive.
GQ Magazine
added Feb 11, 2016 19:14


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

[Asia, India] Now, single cigarette pack comes in market

a manufacturer has started marketing one-piece cigarette pack with caution. Such packs surfaced in Bodh Gaya recently. Sale of loose cigarettes or single cigarettes, as it is called, is already banned in at least six states and Bihar was to follow. Anti-
Times of India
added Feb 9, 2016 23:27

[India] Of indulging in whisky and cigars

Dramz Whisky Bar and Lounge which hosted 'Indulge' whisky and cigar festival here. ...Add to that, cigars, maybe not Cuban, but brands like Toscano, Belmore, Davidoff, Pardon and Gurkha strutting their stuff, made the event all the more special.
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Feb 9, 2016 19:10

[Asia, India] Tobacco sales carry on near schools, but few are booked

If the number of penalties levied under Section 6 of the Control of Tobacco Products Act, 2003, is to be believed, there were no violations in Bengaluru in 2015 (until November). This, when 348 cases were filed across the State against those found sellin
The Hindu Online (in)
added Feb 7, 2016 22:01

[Asia] Times of India Three TV stars participated in Celebrity Cricket League challaned for smoking at publ

The challaned celebrities are including TV actors Varun Badola, Karan and director Aproova Lakhia..."Police came to know about the violation of Section 4 of COTPA while smoking at the public place by three celebrities-cum-cricketers on February 5. The pi
Times of India
added Feb 7, 2016 21:36

[India] On principle: John Abraham won't endorse cigarettes

A source close to the actor says that a popular tobacco company approached him for an endorsement recently. But, despite being offered a lucrative amount, John apparently turned the offer down. “John endorses a few brands. Before attaching his name to an
added Feb 7, 2016 17:48
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