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World No Tobacco Day 2020: Smokeless tobacco products contain more nicotine than cigarettes, increase risk of stroke
India

World No Tobacco Day 2020: Smokeless tobacco products contain more nicotine than cigarettes, increase risk of stroke

Smokeless tobacco is found in paan masala, gutkha, khaini, zarda and other such products.

Delhi govt lodges FIR against tobacco company for surrogate advertising
India

Delhi govt lodges FIR against tobacco company for surrogate advertising

The FIR was lodged last week on the complaint of Tobacco Control Cell of Delhi government.

HC issues notice to Delhi govt over ban on chewable tobacco
India

HC issues notice to Delhi govt over ban on chewable tobacco

The Delhi High Court today sought response of city government on a plea of manufacturers against ban on sale of chewable tobacco in the national capital from March 30.

Warnings on cigarette packets have little effect, says Arvind Kejriwal
Politics

Warnings on cigarette packets have little effect, says Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday justified his government's decision to ban sale of chewable tobacco items in the national capital saying it was beneficial in long run even, but said warnings on the cigarette packets had little effect on those who consume it.

Tobacco row: Centre planning to increase pictorial warning on cigarettes, other products
India

Tobacco row: Centre planning to increase pictorial warning on cigarettes, other products

Government said it is working out details for increasing the size of pictorial warning on tobacco products from the present 40-85% after the date for its implantation was "extended", an issue which sparked a major row.

Delhi bans storage, sale and purchase of all forms of chewable tobacco
Life

Delhi bans storage, sale and purchase of all forms of chewable tobacco

Beginning on Monday, sale, purchase, storage and manufacturing of all forms of chewable tobacco including 'guktha' and pan masala containing tobacco is banned in the national capital.

Maharashtra extends ban on gutkha, pan masala by another year
Mumbai

Maharashtra extends ban on gutkha, pan masala by another year

Maharashtra government today extended the ban on gutkha and pan masala across the state by another year

How oral cancer survivors are helping India kick its gutkha habit
India

How oral cancer survivors are helping India kick its gutkha habit

A group of cancer survivors is helping fight the battle against smokeless tobacco products that are responsible for making India the world capital for oral cancer cases.

Cigarette Vs gutkha: The ugly fight is out in the open
Business

Cigarette Vs gutkha: The ugly fight is out in the open

A screaming advertisement in The Times of India today openly alleges that a cigarette lobby is behind the step-motherly treatment meted out to the poor cousin.

HC upholds ban on gutka, pan masala in Maharashtra
Mumbai

HC upholds ban on gutka, pan masala in Maharashtra

The high court dismissed a set of petitions filed by the manufacturers of gutka and pan masala challenging the ban.

Third time lucky? Maharashtra bans gutkha, paan masala again
Mumbai

Third time lucky? Maharashtra bans gutkha, paan masala again

The Maharashtra government had banned the sale of gutkha and paan masala twice before but it had been struck down by courts.