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Evolution of e-cigarettes: A timeline of the rise of vaping devices and subsequent ban in multiple countries
India

Evolution of e-cigarettes: A timeline of the rise of vaping devices and subsequent ban in multiple countries

A draft ordinance that the Health Ministry had proposed suggests a jail term of up to one year along with a penalty of Rs 1 lakh against first-time violators

US-based group praises India's move to ban e-cigarettes, says a 'bold effort' to protect youth from nicotine addiction
World

US-based group praises India's move to ban e-cigarettes, says a 'bold effort' to protect youth from nicotine addiction

India has become a leader in the global fight against a youth e-cigarette epidemic by taking a "historic" decision to ban such nicotine and tobacco products, a US-based top advocacy group has said

Tobacco farmers, merchants in Gujarat urge Centre to reconsider ban on e-cigarettes, say farmers will be severely affected
India

Tobacco farmers, merchants in Gujarat urge Centre to reconsider ban on e-cigarettes, say farmers will be severely affected

An organization of tobacco farmers and merchants in Gujarat on Wednesday urged the Union government to reconsider its decision to ban e-cigarettes.

India joins the bandwagon: Bans e-cigarettes, warns of epidemic among young people
India

India joins the bandwagon: Bans e-cigarettes, warns of epidemic among young people

The Indian prohibition will be imposed through an executive order and will include jail terms of up to three years for offenders.

E-cigarettes banned nationwide: Twitterati calls govt's decision a 'good move, but not good enough'
India

E-cigarettes banned nationwide: Twitterati calls govt's decision a 'good move, but not good enough'

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharam addressed a press conference today in Delhi to announce that the Cabinet has approved the decision to ban e-cigarettes. E-cigarettes are battery-operated hand-held devices that resemble cigarettes, but don’t burn tobacco.

E-cigarettes, vapes to be banned nationwide as Cabinet brands them a harmful 'style statement' for India's youth
India

E-cigarettes, vapes to be banned nationwide as Cabinet brands them a harmful 'style statement' for India's youth

The ban is yet to be implemented, and may lapse if it doesn't seek the approval of lawmakers and the President, which will likely be sought in November this year.

India bans production and import of e-cigarettes in 'public health move' pending final session in November
India

India bans production and import of e-cigarettes in 'public health move' pending final session in November

India has 106 million adult smokers, making it a lucrative market for firms such as Juul and Philip Morris.