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Assam becomes first state to ban smokeless tobacco

The sale, consumption, manufacturing, trading, storage and advertisement of all forms of smokeless tobacco including pan masala have been banned in Assam through enactment of a......

Chinese THREAT to southern India is for real

Once a frequent landing spot for Sri Lankan smugglers who traded opium for beedis and tobacco, the Kodikkarai fishing port in Tamil Nadu is today being used for a deadlier purpose -- arms trade.......

SC issues notice to Centre on plea to ban tobacco products

The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued notice to the Centre on a plea for complete ban on manufacture and sale of gutka, pan masala and other tobacco products in the country. A bench headed by......

About 2 crore students in Bihar say no to tobacco

Sourabh Ranjan, Abhisek Singh, Talha Hussain , Anjula Anthony and Sarah Imran, are school students in Bihar who have taken a pledge against the use of tobacco.They are five of more than two crore......

HC upholds ban on gutka, pan masala in Maharashtra

In a victory for the state government and the anti-tobacco activists, the Bombay high court on Saturday upheld the ban on gutka and pan masala -- both flavoured tobacco products -- in Maharashtra.......

ITC Q4 net profit up 18%

Indian tobacco firm ITC Ltd's move to shorten low-priced cigarettes by 5 millimetres helped fourth-quarter profit jump 18 per cent as customers snapped up smokes small enough to qualify for a lower......

Calcutta HC raps Bengal govt on tobacco tax

The Calcutta High Court on Thursday indirectly criticised the West Bengal government's decision yesterday to levy a 10 per cent tax on tobacco products to assuage the growing anger of agents and......

ITC officially raises cigarette prices

Tobacco-to-hospitality major, ITC, has officially raised cigarette prices across select brands by 15-20 per cent.  A dealer said the new 10-stick packet of Navy Cut will cost Rs 59 now,......

Unique idea: This shop has a jail theme!

Ram Soni wants to send a message about the dangers of tobacco, a common ingredient in paan, through his jail cell-themed shop decorated with hangman's nooses in the Ahmedabad. Click NEXT to read......

'Killer' tobacco companies that are making billions

The World Health Organisation estimates that tobacco caused 5.4 million deaths in 2004 and 100 million deaths over the course of the 20th century. Similarly, the United States Centers for Disease......

SRK trampling anti-tobacco laws, says NOTE

India's premier anti-tobacco watchdog, NOTE has expressed concern over superstar Shahrukh Khan's arrogant behaviour with which he time and again decides to "trample" the law and smoke in public......

Vivek Oberoi booked under Tobacco Act

Vivek Oberoi and 23 others have been booked under the Tobacco Act following a surprise check in a restaurant at suburban Vile Parle, where cops stumbled upon hookah smoking, the use of which is......

Petition against Big B for violating tobacco laws

The Bombay High Court admitted a petition against Amitabh Bachchan for allegedly violating anti-tobacco laws in Goa. The National Organisation for Tobacco Eradication (NOTE), a Goa-based......

NGO takes a dig at SRK

An anti-tobacco organisation has rubbished mega star Shah Rukh Khan's justification of on screen smoking in the guise of "creative liberties" stating that "creativity just cannot escape public......

Smoking banner: Amitabh apologises

Amitabh Bachchan has apologised to an anti-tobacco group for appearing in an advertisement showing him smoking a cigar.'I am deeply apologetic of the advertisement that has hurt the sentiments of......

Cricket Australia withdraws Hindi advertisement

Facing heavy fine for alleged promotion of tobacco, Cricket Australia has withdrawn a Hindi advertisement from the ongoing tri-series. An Indian brand of mouthwash featured on the boundary ropes......
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  People speak for tobacco tobacco

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Kalpana Roy
Q. how do u stop people from self harm
Kalpana Roy:  A.  more

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Flying Saucer
Q. which country is first to ban tobacco sales?
Flying Saucer:  A. Will advice themBut millions are taking to social evil alcohol. Tobacco n drugsHow to advice them more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-country-is-first-to-ban-tobacco-sales/27301232/answers/27344102

Sulekha khuntdar
Q. Which is the first country in the world to put complete ban on tobacco sales ?
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A. DO YOU REALY WANT TO KNOW? more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-is-the-first-country-in-the-world-to-put-complete-ban-/27288600/answers/27301238

Indian Ocean
Q. any economist here ? what does economics say for taxing Boozers and smokers ? If its Bad, Ban it , If dont Ban, why Taxing so Much unequally ?
Indian Ocean:  A. Is it Brunei more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/any-economist-here--what-does-economics-say-for-taxing-booze/27281239/answers/27288602

  Web results for Tobacco Tobacco
Starwood Hotels & Resorts to Launch Dual-Branded Aloft and Element Hotel Development in Columbus, Ohio

Accelerating growth in markets worldwide, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced plans for a dual-branded hotel development in... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/starwood-hotels-resorts-launch-dual-branded-aloft-element-hotel-development-columbus-ohio/
People watching

Filmmakers and viewers share an abiding weakness for life-stories. Over the years, lives of public figures have come to us in the form of biopics,... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/friday-review/biopic-film-festival-in-new-delhi/article6245233.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
ITC to focus more on direct distribution to boost rural sales

By Writankar Mukherjee and Sagar Malviya Kolkata/Mumbai: ITC Ltd is revitalising its distribution strategy for fast moving consumer goods with a... ...

http://blogs.economictimes.indiatimes.com/BrandEquityBlog/entry/itc-to-focus-more-on-direct-distribution-to-boost-rural-sales
Validation & 21 CFR 11 Compliance Of Computer Systems

(1888PressRelease) This seminar teaches participants how to include 21 CFR 11 requirements in Computer Systems Validation (CSV). Summary:... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstory1888.php?storyid=267575
Food and Grocery Retailing in India - Market Summary & Forecasts

--(PR.com)-- Food and Grocery Retailing in India Market Summary & Forecasts, report, published by Conlumino, provides a detailed analysis of both... ...

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