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[Asia, India] Gutka /Smoking kills 2500 daily, Jamia Nizamia fatwa says ‘Halal’ and ‘Jayaz’

our Islamic scholars are issuing a Fatwa that the ‘Income from Gutkha and Tobacco’ is ‘Halal’ and ‘Jayaz’. Some scholars are saying it as Makrooh and some are calling it as Karahat. How a thing that is destroying a Human body badly can be allowed in Isl
Siasat Daily (in)
added Jul 25, 2015 19:00
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[Africa, Tanzania] MWITA: Tobacco Smokers Must Kick the Offending Habit

Other anti-smoking efforts have seen the Tanzania Tobacco Control Forum (TTCF) urging the government to introduce alternative cash crops in tobacco growing areas because tobacco growers encountered more health hazards than direct benefits from their work
All-Africa.com
added Jul 25, 2015 15:26
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[Asia] Perceived effectiveness of text and pictorial health warnings for smokeless tobacco packages in Navi Mumbai, India, and Dhaka, Bangladesh: findings from an experimental study

Pictorial warnings are more effective than text-only messages. Pictorial warnings depicting graphic health effects may have the greatest impact, consistent with research from high-income countries on cigarette warnings.
Tobacco Control
added Jul 24, 2015 11:22
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World Head & Neck Cancer Day, 27 July: A call for effective tobacco & areca nut control

To draw the world’s attention to effective care and control of head and neck cancers, the International Federation of Head and Neck Oncologic Societies, (IFHNOS) has marked 27th July World Head and Neck Cancer Day (WHNCD).
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Jul 21, 2015 15:06
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[Asia, India] Nicotine replacement therapy is the new hope for smokers

the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare is promoting Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) to help people quit smoking. The therapy uses low nicotine (major constituent of cigarettes) products, thereby cutting down on the craving and easing the sympt
India Today Magazine (in)
added Jul 17, 2015 13:11
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[Sweden, USA] UPDATE 1-Swedish Match remains hopeful on U.S. wet snuff status

Swedish Match expects U.S. regulators to decide in the coming months whether it can market its wet snuff product in the United States with a lower health risk label. The Swedish company is looking across the Atlantic for the next big market for its snus
Reuters
added Jul 17, 2015 11:49
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Altria, PMI Expand Strategic Framework for E-Vapor Products / Philip Morris International, Swedish Match dissolve joint venture

Altria Group Inc. said that it is expanding its strategic framework with Philip Morris International (PMI), first announced in December 2013, to include a joint research, development and technology-sharing agreement.
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jul 17, 2015 11:48
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[Asia, India] Nagaland government bans all forms of tobacco

The government of Nagaland has prohibited permanently the manufacture, storage, sale and distribution of all forms of processed sweet flavored/scented/chewable tobacco whether going by the name or form of gutkha, pan-masala, zarda etc., containing tobacc
ANI (in)
added Jul 16, 2015 14:21
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Swedish Match and Philip Morris International to dissolve smokeless joint venture

have mutually agreed to dissolve their joint venture agreement relating to the sale of smokeless tobacco products outside Scandinavia and the US. · Swedish Match to continue to sell General snus in Canada, Russia and Malaysia · Swedish Match sees good op
Swedish Match AB (se)
added Jul 16, 2015 13:38
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[India] World Head & Neck Cancer Day, 27 July: A call for effective tobacco & areca nut control

the International Federation of Head and Neck Oncologic Societies, (IFHNOS) has marked 27th July World Head and Neck Cancer Day (WHNCD). The day is supported by numerous governments, NGOs, the Union for International Cancer Control and more than 52 Head
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Jul 15, 2015 10:29
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