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[Asia, India] Even after a partial ban on smoking

Despite ban on smoking by the government in public places, offices, educational institutions, etc. it seems smoking is on a rise, which can be justified by the fact that lung cancer in Kashmir is rapidly rising which is directly related to smoking in 80%
Greater Kashmir (in)
added Jun 1, 2017 02:21

[Asia, India] EDITORIAL: On World No Tobacco Day

When it comes to the state of Manipur tobacco items which were smuggled from the Neighbouring country Myanmar don’t bother to mark the health hazard labelled. Manipur today joined the world community in observing the World no tobacco day. For the state (in)
added Jun 1, 2017 01:56

[Asia] Godfrey Phillips India March-qtr profit rises

added May 31, 2017 18:50

[Asia, India] Do e-cigarettes really help?

In the EU, the Tobacco Directive 2016 banned advertisement promotion and sponsorship of e-cigarettes. In India, e-cigarettes are banned in Karnataka, Kerala, Punjab and Maharashtra.
New Indian Express (in)
added May 31, 2017 18:50
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[Asia, India] Union Ministers urge people to quit tobacco

Vardhan tweeted that "as an ENT surgeon with long experience with millions of patients (I) can confirm Tobacco causes only DEATH (sic)". He also recalled the enactment of 'Delhi prohibition of smoking in public places and non smokers health protection A
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added May 31, 2017 16:09

[Asia, India] Theatre artistes scream their lungs out against smoking

The Hindu deity of death and Chitragupta, the chronicler of fate, are two key characters in a dark comedy with a simple message: "Smoking is fatal, not glamorous". The quirky street play -- Tauba Karo Tobacco Se (Keep away from tobacco), replete with pun
India Today Magazine (in)
added May 31, 2017 15:46

[Asia, India] Passive smoking leads schoolchildren to get hooked

As many as 16.5 per cent schoolchildren in the age group of 13-19 years, including girls, in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh reported to have used tobacco at least once. The study, conducted recently by Community Medicine department of Indira Gandhi
The Statesman (in)
added May 31, 2017 15:22
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[Asia, India] #WorldNoTobaccoDay: Alarming Numbers That’ll Have You Thinking Of Nipping That Bud

Times of India
added May 31, 2017 15:22
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[Asia, India] Tobacco: The Silent Killer Of Meghalaya

the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India launched the National Tobacco Control Programme (NTCP) in 2007- 08. To curb the use of tobacco, warnings are also flashed on cinema and TV screens against its harmful effects across the countr
Shillong Times (in)
added May 31, 2017 15:22

[Asia, India] Amitabh on Tuesday night tweeted, "World No Tobacco Day

The 74-year-old icon also wrote on his blog that smoking was injurious to health. "Quit the habit of smoking, it is injurious to health. Aarrggh... Sounding like those adverts that come before the screening of any film," he wrote.
Times of India
added May 31, 2017 15:07
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