In 2022, the Jacinda Ardern-led government passed legislation for a “generational smoking ban”, which would have introduced a steadily rising minimum age for smoking. The law has been scrapped by the newly-formed...
The rule mandates the inclusion of anti-tobacco health spots, warnings and disclaimers by publishers of online curated content or OTT Platforms in audio-visual programmes depicting the use of cigarettes and tobacco products
Streaming majors Netflix, Amazon and Disney held a private meeting on Friday to discuss potential legal and other methods to block India’s new tobacco warning guidelines
In their appeals to the Finance Ministry, they asked for an increase in health taxes on cigarettes, bidis and smokeless tobacco.
Health insurance companies ask customers to mention in their application forms if they are a smoker and, if yes, the duration. They may also have to state if they are a compulsive smoker.
Everyone across the globe celebrated World No-Tobacco Day’ on May 31. Now, celebs open up about the ill effects of tobacco consumption and how it’s injurious to our health.
Ace entrepreneur Haji Bukhsh Ellahie launched India’s first brand of local cigarettes which became a huge success
This is a departure from the earlier regime that imposed cess, over and above the 28 per cent Goods and Services Tax (GST) rate on ad-valorem basis
Sema said all the health centres come under the purview of public places and also all health centres are considered as the centers of learning, and come under...
Spain is home to over 150,000 Ukrainian refugees, who have been granted temporary status protection after fleeing their war-torn country.
Mayor Firhad Hakim said the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) will cancel the licenses of restaurants operating hookah bars in the city, and urged hookah...