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Lancet lauds India’s bid to curb smokeless tobacco, calls it ‘exemplary’
India’s efforts to curb smokeless tobacco use is “exemplary”,according to the latest Lancet Global Health Research Review.
Updated on May 31, 2023 05:04 AM IST
ByRhythma Kaul, New Delhi
Anti-Tobacco Day 2023: World No Tobacco Day date, history, significance, theme
Anti-Tobacco Day 2023: Here's all you need to know about the date, history, significance, theme and celebration of World No Tobacco Day this year
Published on May 30, 2023 04:24 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, New Delhi
7 mobile phones, tobacco recovered from Ludhiana Central Jail inmates
Jail staff at Ludhiana Central Jail recovered seven mobile phones and 170 gm tobacco during surprise checks after an inmate fled. Several inmates have been caught and cases have been lodged against them.
Updated on May 11, 2023 11:23 PM IST
ByHT Correspondent, Ludhiana
British American Tobacco fined $629 million for ‘illegal sale’ to North Korea
The Justice Department put the full figure at $629 million; BAT said it was $635 million, without explaining the difference.
Published on Apr 26, 2023 03:47 AM IST
Netherlands bans sale of of ‘addictive, harmful’ nicotine pouches
“This is bad, because nicotine is addictive and harmful. That's why I'm glad we will now treat these products the same as tobacco products,” minister said.
Published on Apr 21, 2023 09:49 PM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Yagya Sharma