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Global Adult Tobacco Survey


State education department moves to curb use of tobacco among schoolchildren

February 03, 2015 1:37 am

Campaign, called Tobacco Free Educational Institution Campaign, will run with collaboration between 60 doctors.

Cancer surgeons upset with marginal increase

March 01, 2013 2:51 am

With ten per cent of tobacco addicts in the country smoking beedis,cancer surgeons are amazed the product is not in the tax net.

'1 cr people in Karnataka use tobacco'

July 24, 2012 9:46 pm

More than 28 per cent of adults in Karnataka,according to a survey.

One out of every four persons in J-K consumes tobacco: survey

September 25, 2011 5:17 pm

The survey was conducted by the Mumbai-based IIPS,a deemed university,in collaboration with the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

Tobacco sales rise,related offences fall

June 27, 2011 1:23 am

The number of challans for smoking,has mostly been decreasing for the past five years. Official records of UT Police Headquarters and UT Traffic Police Lines reflect the same.

Tobacco companies target girls

May 28, 2010 1:21 pm

Tobacco industry is now courting lucrative new customers - young women,a report said.