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[India] Has Aamir Khan started smoking again?

Aamir Khan quit smoking for a good reason two years ago and we were as happy as his near and dear ones must have been. But the old adage ‘bad habits die hard’ holds true in Aamir’s case. We hear that the actor is back to lighting up. Apparently the talen
Bollywood Life (in)
added Dec 8, 2013 01:20
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[UK] Populist: Items of interest this week

Lana premieres her Anthony Mandler-directed short film, Tropico, on Thursday. In it, she covers all the best 'S's – smoking, stripping and staring. Watch the trailer here.
The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 30, 2013 11:49
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Asian cinema reignites smoking in movies debate

A University of Adelaide expert says that while the war against smoking in Hollywood movies has been largely won, Asian cinema represents the next major battleground for anti-smoking and anti-cancer groups.
University of Adelaide (au)
added Jun 14, 2013 00:00
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[Canada, USA] More Smoke on the Big Screen: Health Organizations Demand Adult Rating for Movies that Show Smoking

The organizations have written to the film rating bodies on both sides of the border - the Ontario Film Review Board (OFRB) and the six U.S. media companies that control American film ratings - calling on them "to protect the health and lives of young pe
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added May 31, 2013 12:04
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[India] Saif Ali Khan in a spot for 'promoting smoking'

"The display of a popular icon smoking a cigar is a violation of the Section 5(1) of the central Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act, 2003," NOTE-India general secretary Shekhar Salkar said in his complaint to deputy inspector general (DIG) of Goa
Times of India
added Mar 28, 2013 12:17
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[UK-Scotland, UK-Wales] HEMLEY: Thank You For Not Smoking (on film and TV sets)

I think it’s a shame at a time the BBC has decided to make Cardiff a drama hub – a centre of excellence – that something such as filming an actor smoking in character is putting its own productions at risk
The Stage Newspaper Limited (uk)
added Jan 24, 2013 20:23
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[UK] Smoking ban harms Welsh film, say producers' group Pact

A storyline in TV drama Casualty warning about the dangers of smoking had to be dropped because of Wales' anti-smoking laws, says the BBC. BBC Wales gave evidence in the Welsh assembly as it backed a law amendment to allow smoking to be filmed on set.
BBC Online
added Jan 22, 2013 22:20
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[Nigeria] Alleged Smoking - Genevieve Nnaji Caught in the Act?

IF the rumour making the rounds is anything to believe, then, top actress, Genevieve Nnaji, has joined the league of female smokers in the Nigerian movie industry. Probably she'd succeeded at 'keeping it a secret' and had everyone 'fooled' that she's be
All-Africa.com
added Sep 25, 2012 13:04
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[India] School kids urge Kareena not to promote tobacco in 'Heroine'

As a part of HRIDAY's (Health Related Information Dissemination Amongst Youth) ongoing campaign against depiction of tobacco use in films, over 150 students from different schools wrote to the 31-year-old actress. They urged her to refrain from showing t
Mid-day.com (in)
added Sep 22, 2012 06:51
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[India] Up in smoke

At the time of going to press, film-makers were awaiting the new notification to regulate smoking scenes in their films. It seems, the new notification, to be issued on September 14, will include an altered version of instructions
Indian Express
added Sep 14, 2012 08:01
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