Headlines Tagged with India — 7,208 headlines found
Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij today approved the formulation of a State Level Coordinating Committee (SLCC), which would be the nodal committee for implementation, monitoring and evaluation of tobacco control activities, an official spokesman said.
Sep 14, 2017 Outlook India Magazine (in)
added Sep 14, 2017 16:40
as the home ministry trains its guns on organisations working in tobacco control – the latest on the list is Bloomberg Philanthropies – a senior doctor from the Tata Memorial Cancer Hospital has written to home minister Rajnath Singh against targeting of
Sep 8, 2017 Indian Express
added Sep 12, 2017 03:05
ITC’s cigarette business remains impacted by regulatory pressures in terms of sharp tax hikes and other anti-tobacco measures, which has led to pressure on volumes and Ebit growth. Other businesses i.e., FMCG, paper, hotels and agri, should see gradual up
Sep 11, 2017 Financial Express (in)
added Sep 11, 2017 02:47
Kailash Sharma, director of academics at the Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, has cited leaked government and tobacco industry documents to seek a probe into whether a Union home ministry note allegedly depicting tobacco control as an unhealthy activity
Sep 6, 2017 The Telegraph (Calcutta) (in)
added Sep 7, 2017 15:08
PANJIM: The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the health amendment made by the then Manohar Parrikar government in 2004 banning gutka and tobacco dismissing the petition filed by Ghodawat Pan Masala Products. Although gutka, pan masala and other flavoured t
Sep 6, 2017 Oherald -Herald-Goa (in)
added Sep 7, 2017 01:14
Some states in India, including Jammu and Kashmir, Karnataka, Punjab, Maharashtra and Kerala, have prohibited sales of e-cigarettes, while tobacco cigarettes remain legal.
Sep 3, 2017 Zee News (in)
added Sep 4, 2017 11:42
Even as US-based charity Bloomberg Philanthropies is still being "watched"...three of its recipient NGOs have been denied renewal of registration under the Foreign Contributions Regulation Act (FCRA) or had their registration cancelled over the past year.
Sep 3, 2017 Times of India
added Sep 4, 2017 11:33
Banning e-cigarettes may deprive Indian smokers of a substantially less harmful alternative, which can be against public health and can result in adverse consequences, experts have warned. Some states in India, including Jammu and Kashmir, Karnataka, Pun
Sep 3, 2017 IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Sep 3, 2017 20:31
The flue-cured Virginia tobacco growers in AP and Karnataka have been provided relief after the Tobacco Board has raised the crop size to 136 million KG for 2017-18. The decision comes after the growers had repeatedly urged the Board against forcing them
Aug 29, 2017 The Hindu Online (in)
added Aug 30, 2017 20:56
Mustakeem Ahmad, a cook at a west Delhi restaurant, was arrested...blamed Inayat for getting him addicted to smoking that later led to his cancer. Amid all this, Ahmad’s work quality deteriorated and he was removed from his job.
Aug 27, 2017 Hindustan Times (in)
added Aug 29, 2017 13:49