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Anti-tobacco warning should cover 50%, not 85%, of pack, panel recommends

A parliamentary panel on Tuesday termed as "too harsh" the government's proposed 85 per cent pictorial warnings on tobacco products and recommended a drastic reduction in size, evoking sharp......

Mamata, Jaya, Congress CMs skip NITI Aayog meeting

Chief ministers of nine Congress-ruled states as well as those of West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh and Odisha on Wednesday kept away from the National Institution for Transforming India......

Cigarette row: BJP tries to blow smoke

Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday dismissed Bharatiya Janata Party member of Parliament Dilip Gandhi's remarks that all studies linking cancer to tobacco have come from abroad and that......

All that is wrong with the NDA's land bill

The land bill 2015 as passed by the Lok Sabha contains major lacuna's in regard to farmer’s rights. It is best advised and hoped that the government will send the bill to the parliamentary......

'What we did for the environment has been undone by the new govt'

Image: Jairam Ramesh with his new book, Green Signals. 'This is not a Sanjay Baru or Natwar Singh type of book. It's not a memoir. It's not a book to reveal conversations, real or imaginary. This......

Pharma crusader takes India's drug regulators to court

* Dinesh Thakur famous for exposing Ranbaxy safety problems* Bringing public interest suit against health ministry, regulator* The suit claims lax regulation, inadequate pursuit of breaches* Suit......

Drug makers oppose ban on diabetes pill

Major drug makers, including Sun Pharmaceutical Industries and Lupin, are strongly opposing the government’s recent move to ban the popular anti-diabetic drug pioglitazone, in India. The......

Now, measures to step up aviation security

With terror threats looming large over the civil aviation sector, an advisory council of experts will be set up soon to deliberate on and recommend measures to step up aviation security.This was......

Under-priced fuel to cost oil retailers Rs 65k cr

State-owned fuel retailers IOC, BPCL and HPCL are likely to lose Rs 65,000 crore on selling diesel, domestic LPG and kerosene below cost during the current fiscal, Oil Minister Murli Deora said on......

Why European Union seizes Indian drugs

India's status as the pharmacy of the world is at stake, says U S Bhatia.During 2008 and 2009, at least 16 consignments of Indian generic drugs were seized by Dutch authorities while in transit......

Draft National Youth Policy 2012 unveiled

The exposure draft of the National Youth Policy, 2012, was unveiled by Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Ajay Maken on Thuursday. The Draft NYP 2012, said Maken, is a first of its kind as it......
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2 MPs oppose expanding size of pictorial warning on beedi, cigarette packs

From Our Special Correspondent Daijiworld Media Network Bengaluru, Apr 27: When health experts and even senior bureaucrats are pressing for... ...

http://www.daijiworld.com/news/news_disp.asp?n_id=392016
Labour Min to Nadda

New Delhi, Apr 21 () Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya today urged Health Minister J P Nadda to reconsider the mandated pictorial warnings... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Review-pictorial-warning-on-beedi-packets-Labour-Min-to-Nadda/articleshow/51930641.cms
Odd-even scheme challenged yet again

The court is likely to hear a new PIL, challenging the Delhi government's odd-even scheme New Delhi: The courts have a busy day as cases on varied... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Politics/N9a74ZPaGIJOpr9P9txEFP/Oddeven-scheme-challenged-yet-again.html
Tobacco growers send SOS to Centre

Large pictorial warning norm has dealt a death blow to the trade, they say Show us an alternative commercial crop and we will slowly stop... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/andhra-pradesh/tobacco-growers-send-sos-to-centre/article8463275.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Reviews progress on CM's commitments

Chairing her first major review meeting after assuming charge of the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti Monday hinted at reorienting the Planning &... ...

http://www.5dariyanews.com/news/145757-Reviews-progress-on-CMs-commitments

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