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[Asia, India] 15 OF LAND UNDER TOBACCO CULTIVATION SHIFTED TO OTHER CROPS

About 15% of the land under tobacco cultivation in India has been shifted to other crops in the last three years under the government’s crop diversification programme (CDP). Tobacco is grown in an area of about 4.5 lakh hectares over 15 states and accordi
Times of India
added Jul 26, 2018 12:07
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[Asia, India, Pakistan] Saba Qamar trolled for smoking, wearing ‘revealing clothes’ in leaked pics.

Pakistani actor Saba Qamar has become the target of vicious haters after some behind-the-scene images from her latest shoot leaked online where she can be seen smoking.
Hindustan Times (in)
added Jul 25, 2018 22:57
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[Asia, India] Now, more city youth hooked to e-cigarettes despite doctors’ warning

The youth of Vijayawada have taken to electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes or e-cigs), which puts them at a risk of getting addicted to yet another form of nicotine-intake. The trend of ‘vaping’, inhaling and exhaling the smoke produced by e-cigs, is beco
New Indian Express (in)
added Jul 25, 2018 22:57
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[Asia, India] Call Parents Of Students Found With Tobacco: Delhi Government To Schools

The Delhi government has issued guidelines to all schools in the national capital for making them "tobacco-free zones", including summoning parents of those children who are found in possession of tobacco products. "Weall are aware that tobacco is a major
New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV) (in)
added Jul 23, 2018 23:43
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[Asia, India] PICTORIAL WARNING: TOBACCO COMPANIES FIGHT NOTIFICATION IN SC

industry objected to a petition challenging a new central government notification on mandatory pictorial warnings on tobacco products and asked the Supreme Court whether it would be better to completely ban tobacco rather than stifle the industry with all
Times of India
added Jul 17, 2018 23:19
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[Asia, India] Despite ban, cigarettes still sold near city schools

CHENNAI: Violating the blanket ban on sale of cigarettes in the vicinity of educational institutions, several shops have sprung up in the city marketing the tobacco product near schools.
Times of India
added Jul 14, 2018 09:44
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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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