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[Asia, India] Difficult to catch hookah bars adding nicotine: Special Task Force

A special task force team of state drug controller has registered 37 cases against hookah bars across Haryana since December 2017.
Times of India
added Sep 26, 2018 00:44
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[India, Texas] From 40 cigarettes to 40 minutes of meditation

“I used to smoke 40 cigarettes a day,” Majithia said. “I was in the wrong boat.” Puneet Bhaskar, SKY@UTA vice president, leads a morning meditation session Sept. 16 in the Mavericks Activities Center. Bhaskar said he mediates to help him alleviate stres
The Shorthorn (University of Texas, Arlington)
added Sep 20, 2018 16:38
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[Asia, India] ITC Hotels acquires Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa

New Indian Express (in)
added Sep 19, 2018 20:25
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[Asia, India] On Abhishek Bachchan's Smoking Scene In Manmarziyaan, Director Says "We Were Guided By Sikhs"

Addressing the Sikh community's outburst regarding a scene in which Abhishek Bachchan's character removes his turban to smoke a cigarette, the director said that they were guided by over 150 people on the sets of the film, all of whom were Sikhs. He also
New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV) (in)
added Sep 19, 2018 20:20
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Estimated impact of the GST on tobacco products in India

To examine the potential impact of the goods and services tax (GST)...for cigarettes, the specific cess constitutes the majority of tax revenue, and therefore, it must be revised regularly to protect revenue and keep real prices from falling. In addition,
Tobacco Control
added Sep 17, 2018 11:32
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[Asia, India] Tamil Nadu bans e-cigarettes

It was a follow up of an announcement made by health minister C Vijay Baskar in the state assembly on June 14. The minister said, “The ads of electronic cigarettes claim that they will not cause any harm. The Tamil Nadu government has already banned ch
Times of India
added Sep 14, 2018 03:23
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[Asia, India] Ban on smoking zones good for hotels, health of employees

BBMP has asked the city’s hotels and bars to go smoke-free... “We had written to the BBMP about the rampant violations in smoke-free zones earlier as well. Honestly, apart from regular customers, the biggest victims of second-hand smoke are waiters, cooks
Times of India
added Sep 7, 2018 01:51
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[Asia, India] Group questions Centre advisory on e-cigarette ban

The recent advisory issued by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare to the State government seeking a ban on sale of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS), including e-cigarettes and vape devices, is based on “poor advice, lack of scientif
The Hindu Online (in)
added Sep 5, 2018 02:03
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[Asia, India] E-cigarettes ban was long overdue, say city doctors

Bengaluru: The Centre’s decision to ban e-cigarettes has been welcomed by doctors and health professionals in the city, who believe it is long due. The health ministry advisory issued in public interest applies to all Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems
Deccan Chronicle (in)
added Aug 31, 2018 11:58
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[Asia, India] Ban on e-cigarettes may actually benefit ITC

has nipped ITC's plans of entering the space in the bud, but the company might just be saved from the threat of disruptive competition ruining its cigarette market in the country.
Times of India
added Aug 30, 2018 17:40
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