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WHO paints scary picture of tobacco use in Nepal

49 pc males‚ 29 pc females smoke in the country ... KATHMANDU: Speakers at a programme organised by Nepal Cancer Relief Society urged effective implementation of Tobacco Control and Regulation Act as the government has only been able to implement the a
The Himalayan Times (np)
added Dec 20, 2012 00:17
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[Nepal] CHAULAGAIN : No to tobacco use

Greater public awareness campaigns need to be undertaken across the country, highlighting the perils of tobacco consumption in truly vivid terms.
The Himalayan Times (np)
added Nov 29, 2012 14:14
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[Nepal] ' A cigarette butt guts imported goods'

Imported goods for catering purpose were reduced to ashes when the third floor of a seven-storey under-construction building (R B Home Concern) caught fire ar around 9:25 am at Guheshwori on Friday.
The Himalayan Times (np)
added Oct 12, 2012 15:47
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[Nepal] 'Act tough on use of tobacco'

Resource Centre for Primary Health Care (RECPHEC) has issued the Kathmandu declaration drawing the attention of the government to ensure health rights and the effective implementation of anti-tobacco act. Issuing a statement, the Centre has asked the gove
The Himalayan Times (np)
added Oct 6, 2012 06:02
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[Nepal] Emphasis laid on strict enforcement of anti-tobacco law

The Himalayan Times (np)
added Aug 2, 2012 15:52
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[Nepal] Doctors sound alarm on tobacco consumption

Speaking at a discussion programme organised by the Ministry of Health and Population here today, Dr Koirala said smoking is one of the causes of lung cancer among the people.
The Himalayan Times (np)
added Aug 1, 2012 23:49
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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] Drive against public smoking goes unabated

The Nepal Police has aggressively launched the drive against public smoking and held as many as 440 persons after the campaign was started on June 27. According to Metropolis Police Range, Hanumandhoka, the arrestees have been freed after making them awa
The Himalayan Times (np)
added Jul 5, 2012 10:16
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Nepal begins crackdown on smoking in public places

Police in Nepal say they have briefly detained dozens of people at the start of a crackdown on smoking in public places.
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 28, 2012 13:14
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