Headlines Tagged with Nepal — 197 headlines found
On the occasion of the World No-Tobacco Day today, the Primary Health Service Centre is set to declare 100 metre radius area outside the compound of 540 schools in 54 districts also as no-smoking zone.
May 31, 2013 Republica (np)
added May 31, 2013 03:18
The strategy focuses on strengthening execution of existing plans and policies, utilising tax to finance development innovations, strictly enforcing legal provisions for tobacco control, creating supportive environment for tobacco-free generation and
Jan 13, 2018 The Himalayan Times (np)
added Jan 14, 2018 03:20
May 29, 2012 The Himalayan Times (np)
added May 29, 2012 11:31
KATHMANDU: The Ministry of Health has launched the Tobacco Products Control Convention Strategy-2030 with the objective of reducing the tobacco consumption in the long term.
Jan 12, 2018 The Himalayan Times (np)
added Jan 12, 2018 14:00
Addressing the 'South Asian leadership training for the control of tobacco products' in the Capital on Monday, Minister for Health Gagan Kumar Thapa said the Nepal government aimed to build a tobacco-free generation by 2030 AD and believed that giving a
May 9, 2017 Kathmandu Post (np)
added May 9, 2017 20:14
A Nepalese woman has defied science by living to the ripe old age of 112 — despite her 30-cigarette-a-day habit.... Instead of holding a cigarette with her index and middle finger, Lamichhane uses her entire right fist, which she then holds to her mouth
Jan 26, 2016 New York Post
added Jan 26, 2016 22:32
(WCTOH) has urged countries including India, Pakistan and Nepal - that are planning to implement adopt stricter tobacco control regulation, to stand firm against the tobacco industry pressure. This comes even as there is speculation that the Indian gover
Mar 24, 2015 Times of India
added Mar 24, 2015 00:59
Mr. Koirala, 75, had previously suffered from tongue cancer, but his chronic emphysema from a longtime smoking habit makes surgery on his lung too dangerous, said Dr. Kabirnath Yogi, the prime minister’s consulting physician.
Jun 28, 2014 New York Times
added Jun 28, 2014 09:35
’s not uncommon to see a 9-year-old unwinding with a glass of strong rice wine and a cigarette, shortly after setting down a load that weighs more than he does.
Jul 8, 2013 New York Times Blogs
added Jul 8, 2013 09:17
Perceived risks and benefits of cigarette smoking among Nepalese adolescents: a population-based cross-sectional study
Conclusion: To discourage or prevent adolescents from initiating smoking, future intervention programs should focus on communicating not only the health risks but also the social and addiction risks as well as counteract the social benefits of smoking.
Mar 3, 2013 7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Mar 3, 2013 12:58