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[Asia, India] Tobacco products will continue to have 85% pictorial warning as SC stays Karnataka court order
A day after the Supreme Court of India stayed the Karnataka High Court judgement which struck down the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare’s (MoHFW) amended guidelines to have 85 per cent area of tobacco products packages covered with health warn
Jan 9, 2018 Down To Earth (DTE) (Society for Environmental Communications) (in)
added Jan 10, 2018 23:31
India’s Supreme Court on Monday put on hold a lower court’s order that quashed federal rules mandating larger health warnings on tobacco packages, in a setback for the country’s $11 billion tobacco industry.
Jan 8, 2018 Reuters
added Jan 9, 2018 13:00
The pictorial warnings need to be changed every 24 months as part of efforts to maintain the intended purpose of curbing smoking, according to the Ministry of Health and Welfare. The graphic images show smokers suffering from fatal ailments, such as lun
Jan 4, 2018 Yonhap News Agency (kr)
added Jan 4, 2018 12:33
[Asia] Karnataka HC order reverses India’s world-leading attempt of 85% pictorial warnings on tobacco products
In the Karnataka HC judgment one of the judges, Justice Nagarathna, stated that it is unnecessary to have pictorial and textual warnings suggestive of cancer particularly when the contents of the said warnings are not universally accepted as medically pro
Jan 3, 2018 DNA India (in)
added Jan 4, 2018 07:42
Japan Tobacco International (JTI) paid 434 million dollars, in full, to buy the remaining shares owned by the government at the National Tobacco Enterprise, raising its stake to almost a billion dollars.
Jan 2, 2018 All-Africa.com
added Jan 4, 2018 07:41
Consumers must actively seek information about battery safety online to access it. Regulators should consider opportunities, such as health messaging campaigns, to educate the public and prevent harms resulting from battery failure.
Jan 1, 2018 Tobacco Regulatory Science
added Jan 11, 2018 18:36
The latest proposals will likely ban outdoor smoking in public places as well as indoor smoking in “public places” – among others, such as plain packaging on packets. Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has made these propositions as his department continu
Jan 1, 2018 News24 (za)
added Jan 2, 2018 03:20
The Ministry of National Health Services and Regulations on Friday issued the order of increasing the size of pictorial warning on cigarette packs up-to fifty per cent, said an official on Friday. Currently, 40 per cent of the cigarette pack is covered w
Dec 30, 2017 The Nation (pk)
added Jan 2, 2018 04:14
The Supreme Court agreed to hear today itself a batch of petitions challenging the Karnataka High Court order which quashed the government regulation that packets of tobacco products must carry pictorial warning covering 85 per cent of packaging space.
Dec 22, 2017 PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Dec 22, 2017 15:17
Over 1,000 retailers of tobacco products on Thursday protested outside the Union Health Ministry office in Delhi, demanding reduction in the size of the graphical health warnings on cigarette packets. According to the retailers, protesting under the bann
Dec 21, 2017 New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV) (in)
added Dec 22, 2017 01:59