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Tobacco consumption: Why bidi, not cigarette, is bigger challenge for India
Business Standard

Tobacco consumption: Why bidi, not cigarette, is bigger challe...

It seems like a good time for India to evaluate if it is doing enough to curb the prevalence of tobacco among its citizens IANS Last Updated at November 28, 2017 12:16 IST Photo: Shutterstock Over the last weekend, tobacco advertisements were again seen ... Business Standard, 1 month ago

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Business Standard, 1 month ago

Sinnar Bidi Udyog to table results

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 Business Standard2 months ago

Doctors, victims hail 28% GST on bidis

GUWAHATI, Nov 9 - Doctors and victims of bidi smoking, while welcoming the government's decision to tax all tobacco products including bidis at 28 per cent, urged the Council members not to succumb to any outside pressure to lower the tax slab on bidis.
 The Assam Tribune2 months ago
Business Standard

Awareness drives, pictorial warnings didn't go up in smoke after all

The consumption of tobacco products has significantly come down in the state as per the report of the Global Adult Tobacco Survey for 2016-2017. The report states that overall tobacco use has declined among adults in Karnataka from 28.2% in 2009-2010 to 22.8% ...
 Deccan Herald5 days ago Tobacco products to carry 85% pictorial warning as SC stays K'taka HC order  Business Standard1 week ago Karnataka HC order on tobacco ads worries activists  DNA1 month ago
Money Today

Achieved year on year double digit growth, says Kartik Bakshi of Belkin -India

Specialising in connectivity devices such as routers, mobile computing accessories, surge protectors and iPhone accessories, Belkin has been selling its accessories in India for Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE HI MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style ...
 Money Today1 month ago

Smoke from train’s toilet creates ruckus

A major crisis was averted on Wednesday when a passenger saw smoke coming out of a toilet in Delhi bound Porbandar-Delhi Sarai Rohilla Express when it was passing through Alwar. The railway officials hurriedly de-linked the entire coach and the passengers of ...
 DNA1 month ago

Bidis need to be targeted to reduce tobacco consumption

Over the last weekend, tobacco advertisements were again seen across US media channels after decades of being banned. However, this time around, it was not by choice but by a court-imposed order to advertise the deadly effects of smoking.The move provides a ...
 Prokerala1 month ago

Tobacco use rises in North Eastern states against an overall decline in the country

Tobacco use has increased in Assam, Tripura and Manipur against an overall decline in the country between 2009-2017, according to the regional report of the second round of Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) 2016-17 of North Eastern states. Assam and Tripura ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
Money Today

Want to read deleted messages on WhatsApp? Loophole discovered to access deleted texts

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 WhatsApp's 'Delete for Everyone' might have relaxed thenerves of people who texted more frequently. However, it seems there's still away to see those deleted texts and a reason for ...
 Money Today2 months ago

RSS's trade union outfit to protest govt policies on Friday

The Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS), an affiliate of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), has demanded the Centre reimburse the cess collected for the welfare of construction and bidi workers, reports Archis Mohan in Business Standard.    These funds have been diverted to other heads after the goods and services tax (GST) was rolled out.    The BMS said on Tuesday it would hold a "massive' rally on Friday to protest against the Centre's economic policies. The stir comes on ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago RSS affiliate to protest Centre's economic policies on Friday  Business Standard2 months ago
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