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Mar 31, 2012
I did not smoke hookah: Vivek OberoiActor Vivek Oberoi, who is facing a case under the Tobacco Act for allegedly smoking hookah at a city restaurant earlier this week, today claimed that he had not smoked or even had alcohol on the occasion.
Mar 28, 2012
Cancer killing younger people in India, tobacco main causeCancer is killing younger people in India and affecting far more poor and less-educated villagers than wealthier, better-educated urban people, researchers reported on Wednesday.
Mar 16, 2012
Budget 2012: Smokers don't have to downgrade to bidisThe finance minister has been no kinder to those who smoke ‘regular’ sized cigarettes as opposed to those who smoke king-sized ones.
Dec 26, 2011
How Pranab-da can kick butt, save lives and get high on taxesIndia will soon have a million deaths a year from smoking. Increasing tobacco prices is the single, most-effective method to reduce smoking. Over to you, Mr Mukherjee.
Sep 24, 2011
Grant for have-nots? Gates says tax tobacco, jet fuelThe Gates report supports the thorny issue of a financial transaction tax as a way of raising "substantial resources" for developing countries.
Aug 18, 2011
Needed: More explicit graphics on cigarette packetsExplicit graphics will be mandatory on all cigarette packs sold in the US from September 2012.
Nov 13, 2006
Will EU Make Alcohol Duty Free on The Net?European alcohol and cigarettes in UK may soon be made duty free, when bought over the Internet.