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[India] Govt's amended notifications on display of anti-smoking warnings in films

Indian Television Dot Com (in)
added Sep 26, 2012 12:01

[India] Anti-tobacco rules relaxed in film and TV industry

In a major respite to film and TV industry, the government has relaxed anti-tobacco regulations for them, including on mandatory disclaimers by actors about ill-effects of tobacco during screening of their films, and has done away with a clause on censor
DNA India (in)
added Sep 25, 2012 12:55
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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
added Sep 25, 2012 13:04

[India] Government gives movies with smoking scenes a breather

the health ministry has been forced to tone down its stand on movies with smoking scenes. The government has decided to do away with its previous decision which required films to be certified U/A solely on the ground that they depict smoking.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 22, 2012 07:35

[India] I&B and health ministries agree on middle ground for smoking in films

Finally after a year long battle the ministries of information broadcasting and health has decided to allow the scene to run as is, but with health disclaimers to be run before and during the film. (in)
added Sep 22, 2012 07:17
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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 (in)
added Sep 22, 2012 06:51

[UK, UK-Wales] Government turn-around on smoking ban could destroy Wales' credibility on public health

ASH Wales has warned that plans to exempt film makers from the smoking ban will destroy Wales' credibility on public health and destabilise smoking legislation across the UK.
WalesOnline (uk)
added Sep 27, 2012 03:12

[India] Now, films will have to justify smoking scenes

Come October 2, directors and producers of all new films will have to show "strong editorial justification" to Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) for using smoking scenes in movies and TV programmes before it is cleared for public viewing.
Times of India
added Sep 24, 2012 12:16

[India] Stricter anti-smoking norms for films, TV shows from October 2

In case of both old and new films, a 30-second anti-tobacco health spot has to be mandatorily played before and in the middle of the film, if it shows a smoking scene.
Times of India
added Sep 19, 2012 17:37

[Canada] FRY/KITA: Review board should ban smoking in movies for children and teens

Every year, the Toronto International Film Festival, one of the most renowned film festivals in the world, comes to that city. . . . It is time to stop allowing the recruitment of a new generation of smokers through tobacco use in children and teen rated
Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Sep 18, 2012 00:48
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