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[Asia, Nepal] Provision requiring license to sell tobacco products comes into force from today

The government has enforced the provision of acquiring a license to sell tobacco and tobacco products from Tuesday. With this, sale of tobacco products will be allowed only from license-holding outlets.
Kathmandu Post (np)
added Mar 14, 2017 14:37
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[Nepal] ‘Air pollution killing double of what tobacco kills in Kathmandu’

In Nepal, the number of deaths caused by air pollution -indoor and outdoor- is 30,000 a year. This is twice as much as the number of deaths caused by tobacco. Tobacco kills 16,000 people in Kathmandu.
Republica (np)
added Feb 6, 2017 15:05
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[Asia] Nepal gearing to protect public health from tobacco industry interference

implement life-saving tobacco control measures. Nepal is no exception. With more than 11 law suits filed by the industry and its allies against the Nepalese government’s move to strictly enforce tobacco control laws, the Supreme Court decision favouring t
Asian Tribune
added Oct 30, 2014 22:45
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[Australia] Nepal's tobacco control act hailed

Professor Jeff Dunn, Chief Executive Director of Cancer Council Queensland, today welcomed the provisions made in Tobacco Control and Regulation Act in Nepal, saying that it will provide strong backing to implement the Act effectively. "The coverage of 7
The Himalayan Times (np)
added Dec 31, 2012 15:57
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[Nepal] Doctors sound alarm on tobacco consumption

Over 50 per cent males and 13 per cent women over 15 years of age in Nepal have the habit of smoking.
The Himalayan Times (np)
added Aug 1, 2012 15:28
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[Nepal] 20 smokers arrested

KATHMANDU: Police on Sunday caught 20 people for smoking in public places in the Capital.
The Himalayan Times (np)
added Jul 8, 2012 22:20
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[Nepal] Anti-tobacco law only limited to paper

The Himalayan Times (np)
added Apr 11, 2012 00:00
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Nepal Court rescues Indian JV from shut down

Zee News (in)
added Apr 1, 2012 00:00
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[Asia, Nepal] Local representatives barred from smoking, getting drunk during duty hours

The local level office-bearers’ code of ethics developed by the Ministry of Federal Affairs has prohibited elected representatives from getting drunk or consuming tobacco products, including gutkha and betel leaf, at office or while on duty.
The Himalayan Times (np)
added Jun 19, 2017 20:29
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[Asia, Nepal] Anti-smoking docu show has impact

0 DAMAULI: Brahma Kumari Rajyog Centre Tanahun held a documentary show to create awareness about the negative impacts of smoking and addiction in Damauli on Thursday.
The Himalayan Times (np)
added Dec 18, 2015 20:28
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