Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with India 7,185 headlines found

14 Views

[Asia, USA] Indian tobacco industry to be hit as USFDA proposes to slash nicotine content in cigarettes

The Indian tobacco giants like ITC Ltd., VST Industries Ltd. and Godfrey Phillips India Ltd. also saw a fall in the share prices. Quoting Sanjay Manyal, equity research analyst at ICICI Securities Ltd., the reports said that if implemented the new regul
Moneycontrol.com / Television Eighteen (in)
added Aug 1, 2017 22:07
10 Views

[Asia, India] ITC's 64 mm budget brand cigarette sales to go up in GST regime

Sales of ITC Ltd’s 64 mm cigarette is likely to go up as people are projected to downgrade purchase of the 69 mm category post the recent 6-7 per cent price hike after GST roll-out. Although analysts project the company is likely to suffer a decline in i
Business Standard (in)
added Aug 1, 2017 22:07
2 Views

[Asia, India] World Lung Cancer Day: Rise in number of cases in Delhi-NCR

"In last one year we have seen an iNCRease in the number of cases of lung cancer. From May 2016 to April 2017, we have received 273 cases of lung cancer from Delhi-NCR out of which 154 cases were found positive." Tobacco smoke is the number one risk fact
ANI (in)
added Aug 1, 2017 22:05
3 Views

[Asia, India] Rs 1,04,500,00,00,000 - What govt spends on tobacco-related diseases in a year: Report

(over $15 billion) in 2011 alone is yet to be made public despite it being continually cited by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW)..."a complete report on Economic Burden of Tobacco Related Diseases in India has not been published yet,”
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Aug 1, 2017 16:33
9 Views

[Asia, India] How the tobacco industry tries to undermine tobacco control polices

Philip Morris...has been violating a number of Indian laws...strategy involves plastering the inside walls of roadside tobacco kiosks with colourful adverts, giving away free cigarettes at clubs and bars in exchange for contact details and preferences and
MIMS (hk)
added Jul 31, 2017 23:26
10 Views

[Asia, USA] Indian Cigarette Makers May Feel The Heat As U.S. Proposes Nicotine Cut

U.S. regulator’s policy would be a deterrent for new smokers, said Sanjay Manyal, equity research analyst... However, a policy like this to get implemented may take time and its impact on the Indian tobacco industry can be assessed only after regulation d
Bloomberg News
added Jul 31, 2017 23:23
7 Views

India's ITC Ltd June qtr profit up about 7.4 pct

India's Itc Ltd :June quarter profit 25.61 billion rupees versus profit of 23.85 billion rupees last year.Consensus forecast for June quarter net profit was 25.81 billion rupees.June quarter total income 142.77 billion rupees versus 136.74 billion rupees
Reuters
added Jul 28, 2017 20:20
3 Views

[Asia, India] Beyond Disclaimers, No More Drinking, Smoking In ‘UA’ Films: CBFC

Says the CBFC chairperson Pahlaj Nihlani, “ Merely putting a ticker warning at some remote corner of the screen whenever there is smoking or drinking shown, is not enough any more. We feel the superstars who are followed by millions and who set an examp
The Quint (in)
added Jul 27, 2017 06:29
6 Views

[India] Fortify, scale-up life-saving tobacco control measures across SE Asia Region

More people than ever before are covered by life-saving tobacco control policies, including in the South-East Asia Region. That’s one of the findings of a new WHO report on the global tobacco epidemic, which documents how 63% of the world’s population is
Times of India
added Jul 26, 2017 22:45
13 Views

[Asia, India] GST impact on cigarettes: Wills Classic, Gold Flake, Navy Cut prices to increase after hike in cess

A week after the GST Council raised the cess on cigarettes over the peak rate of 28 per cent, ITC increased cigarette prices by 4 to 8 per cent on as many as 25 different pack sizes and variants. Smokers will now have to shell out more for brands like Cla
Business Today (in)
added Jul 26, 2017 22:45
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines