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Social networks abuzz after hike in tobacco duty

Jul 10, 2014

Social networks abuzz after hike in tobacco duty

People on Thursday took to the social media to either applaud the finance minister's move to hike excise duty on cigarettes and tobacco products or to vent their ire against the proposal. #NewsTracker #Arun Jaitley #Budget 2014 #tobacco duty
Infographic: Here's whats become cheaper and dearer post Budget 2014

Jul 10, 2014

Infographic: Here's whats become cheaper and dearer post Budget 2014

FM Jaitley announced a slew of measures that will give the masses something to cheer as well as something to grumble about. #oil #Arun Jaitley #Tobacco #Shoes #LED #Budget2014 #aerated drinks
Budget 2014: Tax hike on cigarettes, soft drinks for better health, says Jaitley

Jul 10, 2014

Budget 2014: Tax hike on cigarettes, soft drinks for better health, says Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Thursday proposed hiking steeply the excise duty on cigarettes, pan masala, tobacco products and aerated drinks while reducing the rates on sports equipment like gloves and specified food processing and packaging machinery. #Finance minister #Health #TheySaidIt #Arun Jaitley #Tobacco #gutka #aerated drinks #Cigarattes #healthy measures
Budget 2014 may levy high taxes on tobacco: Why it's a good idea to pay more for cigarettes

Jul 07, 2014

Budget 2014 may levy high taxes on tobacco: Why it's a good idea to pay more for cigarettes

Taking a cue from Health Minister Harsh Vardhan, oral health experts have urged Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to levy high taxes on tobacco products to curb the youth from getting addicted to smoking or chewing tobacco. #Arun Jaitley #Tax #Health Minister #Tobacco #SectorWatch #Budget 2014 #health experts
Nagaland: Gariphema becomes country's first tobacco-free village

Jun 01, 2014

Nagaland: Gariphema becomes country's first tobacco-free village

Gariphema village in Nagaland has been declared the country's first "tobacco-free village." #Nagaland #NewsTracker #Tobacco #Gariphema #tobacco-free village #No Tobacco Day

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Nagaland: Gariphema becomes country's first tobacco-free village

Jul 09, 2014

Secondhand smoke as harmful to pets as people

Tobacco companies acknowledge the risks of smoking in people but haven't taken the same stance with dogs and cats...
Nagaland: Gariphema becomes country's first tobacco-free village

Jun 26, 2014

Imperial Tobacco Sets Price Range for Logista I.P.O.

Imperial Tobacco says it expects Logista to price at 12.50 euros to 15.50 euros a share; at the midpoint of that range the company would be worth about $2.5 billion...
Nagaland: Gariphema becomes country's first tobacco-free village

Jun 26, 2014

On wings of e-cigarettes, Philip Morris Int'l to sell Marlboro product that heats tobacco

Philip Morris International Inc. is hoping to capitalize on the growing appetite for alternatives to traditional smokes like e-cigarettes with a new Marlboro-branded product that heats tobacco rather than burning it...