Headlines Tagged with India — 5,974 headlines found
The Narendra Modi-led NDA government has virtually declared war on tobacco. After raising taxes on cigarettes and calling for a countrywide ban on sale of tobacco products, the Centre is now planning to introduce tougher provisions under law to curb tobac
Aug 18, 2014 The Economic Times (India)
added Aug 18, 2014 11:35
with limited police force and lacking legislation regarding the issue, it's difficult to get a handle of. Rich Marianos, a retired A-T-F agent, says that the new tobacco road stretches all across the Eastern Seaboard.
Aug 15, 2014 Times of India
added Aug 16, 2014 21:22
Asking states to bear in mind that a shocking 90% of all oral cancer has been found to have roots in tobacco, Vardhan in a letter on Wednesday told the states that India has the highest number of this type of cancer in the world. About 206 million Indian
Aug 8, 2014 The Economic Times (India)
added Aug 8, 2014 11:57
at an event organized to launch a public service advertisement titled "Sunita" and "Resource Website" under the National Tobacco Control Programme (NTCP). He also honored tobacco caused cancer survivor Sunita Tomar and her family for their courage and con
Aug 7, 2014 ANI (in)
added Aug 7, 2014 13:50
it is government that is most invested in ITC, India's largest cigarette maker. Government is taxing its own biggest investment, but benefits from both. Consider another: Smoking causes cancer - and kills. But it is Life Insurance Corporation, which shou
Aug 5, 2014 Firstpost.com (in)
added Aug 6, 2014 00:29
has hiked the prices of select cigarette brands like Classic and Gold Flake Kings by up to Rs 10/pack in light of the rise in excise duty on cigarettes in the Budget.
Aug 5, 2014 Delhi Daily News (in)
added Aug 5, 2014 06:53
Andhra Pradesh led in the number of violations of the Cigarettes and other Tobacco Products (Prohibition of Advertisement and Regulation of Trade and Commerce, Production, Supply and Distribution) Act, 2003 (COTPA) with prosecution of 71,705 persons and c
Aug 2, 2014 Indian Television Dot Com (in)
added Aug 4, 2014 20:32
has raised the prices of select cigarette brands like Classic and Gold Flake Kings by up to Rs 10/pack in the wake of hike in excise duty on cigarettes in the Budget.
Aug 4, 2014 The Economic Times (India)
added Aug 4, 2014 10:25
AIIMS Bhubaneswar declared itself a no-tobacco zone on Saturday. Use of tobacco in any form, chewing or smoking, inside the campus is strictly prohibited, said AIIMS radiation oncology head Dilip Parida.
Aug 3, 2014 Times of India
added Aug 4, 2014 10:11
India's largest cigarette maker, ITC, is ready to foray into electronic cigarettes and has engaged with the government to come out with a policy framework to launch them, chairman YC Deveshwar said.
Jul 31, 2014 The Economic Times (India)
added Aug 1, 2014 15:18