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[Asia, India] New cabin at airport to cut passive smoking

To check the ill-effects of passive smoking, the Airports Authority of India (AAI) has opened a designated cabin for smokers at the Thiruvananthapuram international airport. The facility, from the Netherlands, can accommodate 10 persons and has five sta
The Hindu Online (in)
added Mar 20, 2016 20:29
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[India] Fawad Khan OPENS up about how his SMOKING caused him diabetes!

earlier it was believed to occur because of an autoimmune disorder that can come on because of a viral infection.” So how did he get the infection.... I got scratches and cuts. But I jumped back into the swimming pool. The water had not been treated that
Bollywood Life (in)
added Mar 19, 2016 01:55
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[Asia, India] Beedi burns out to make way for pricier cigarettes

According to a recent study conducted by Institute for Public Health published in BMJ Global Health, cigarettes are replacing the traditional beedi, possibly due to increasing income levels in India. The study also shows that though the smoking habit amo
Asian Age (in)
added Mar 15, 2016 13:39
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[Asia, India] Impact of Passive Smoking on Children

The Government has taken measures including, inter alia, the following to curb smoking: (i) Enactment of the Cigarettes and other Tobacco Products (Prohibition of Advertisement and Regulation of Trade and Commerce, Production, Supply and Distribution) Ac
Business Standard (in)
added Mar 15, 2016 13:39
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[Asia, India] Birthday Special: Aamir Khan to quit smoking on his 51st birthday?

Well we hope Aamir kicks the butt on his 51st birthday because the actor is going to spend the day with his mother....We all love birthdays that bring us close to our family and with this we hope Aamir quits smoking and becomes Mr. Perfectionist in true
Bollywood Life (in)
added Mar 14, 2016 15:39
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[Asia, India] Liquor, Cigarettes Offered to This God 'From Africa' in Karwar

The annual jatra of Khapri temple in Karwar city attracts thousands of devotees. Apart from flowers and fruits, the devotees also offer liquor and cigarettes to Lord Khapri. They also sacrifice goats and chicken during the jatra.
New Indian Express (in)
added Mar 14, 2016 00:56
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[Asia, India] Make polling booths tobacco-free, says NGO

The Tamil Nadu People’s Forum for Tobacco Control is planning to submit a petition to the Chief Electoral Officer asking for polling stations across the State to be made tobacco-free zones, State convenor S. Cyril Alexander said.
The Hindu Online (in)
added Mar 13, 2016 17:33
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[Asia, India] Medical bodies for larger pictorial warnings on tobacco products

the Indian Academy of Pediatrics, Indian Dental Association, The Association of Physicians of India, and Commonwealth Medical Association Trust have written to Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda to stand ground on timely implementation of the large-sized, g
The Hindu Online (in)
added Mar 13, 2016 17:33
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[Asia, India] COPTA non-existent in city, school teens smoke with ease

Srinagar: Despite the ban on sale of cigarettes near schools or to children under the age of 18 years, schools going children can be seen smoking around the many schools in the city. Watching the teens puffing cigarettes around Jehlum View Park, Lalch
The Daily Rising Kashmir (in)
added Mar 13, 2016 17:33
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[Asia, India] MPs bat for tobacco lobby on pictorial warnings

Ahead of the April 1 deadline for increasing pictorial warnings on cigarette and beedi packets from present 40 to 85%, the panel suggested that it should be 50% instead, as "the proposed graphic warnings have potential to severely affect Indian farmers a
Times of India
added Mar 12, 2016 16:17
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