North East  /  Published 11.04.20

Forum seeks ban on tobacco

ICMR and department of health research has issued an appeal to the people not to consume and spit smokeless tobacco in public places...
By Hiranya Barman in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 11.03.20

Plea to ban tobacco products

The focus was to make the students aware about the harmful effects of tobacco consumption...
By Debananda Medak in Guwahati

India  /  Published 23.02.20

Veil off doctors’ bid to stall e-cigarette ban

Around 40 countries, including Australia, Brazil, Bhutan, Japan, Mexico, Singapore, and Sri Lanka, have banned e-cigarettes...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.02.20

Harsher law threat for cigarette sellers

Focus around education hubs...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur/Ranchi

Business  /  Published 03.02.20

Cigarette price hike to cover tax

A section of the tobacco industry pegged the price hike as much as 10% to cover the hit...
By Sambit Saha in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 14.01.20

Third-hand tobacco hazard for kids

Babies at a higher risk because they have greater exposure to tobacco deposits on surfaces of furniture and clothing...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 18.09.19

E-cigarette production & sale banned, not use

Foreign firms’ plans up in smoke...
By Reuters in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 05.08.19

Tiger conservation: India cannot rest on its laurels

While the rise in tiger population is heartening, unabated deforestation is leaving these big cats without a home...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 26.07.19

Call to stamp out smoking in public places

Global survey says 22.5 per cent of Bengal’s adults are passive smokers...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 13.07.19

Brickbats for BAT at ITC meet

Share rewards programme for ITC employees had turned into a major tussle between late ITC chairman Yogi Deveshwar and BAT...
By Sambit Saha in Calcutta


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