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Monday, December 16, 2019



Delhi: Teen barred over hookah video, HC says let him attend school

December 03, 2019 12:04 pm

The plea pointed out that the school’s action violated his “fundamental right to education”, and added that the action has resulted in agony and harassment to both the child and his parents.

Barred from school for hookah smoking video, teen moves court

November 30, 2019 4:09 am

Seeking direction to Delhi government’s education department and school, the petition, filed through advocates Ashok Agarwal and Kumar Utkarsh, stated that the action has resulted in agony and harassment to both the child and his parents.

Mumbai: Another hookah joint raided; owner, four others arrested

October 21, 2018 7:51 am

Officials, who were part of the crackdown team, said the hookah parlour was located on the top floor of the building and had to be accessed from deep inside the restaurant.

Maharashtra to ban hookah parlours on lines of Gujarat

March 28, 2018 3:31 am

According to the provisions of the Bill, no person will be permitted to “open or run any hookah bar in any place including an eating house.”

Love smoking hookah? It's not as safe as you think

April 07, 2016 5:55 pm

The clinical data showed that, compared to nonsmokers, waterpipe smokers coughed more frequently and produced more sputum.

Countries resolve to check e-cigarettes,hookah

July 26, 2013 4:17 pm

India and other countries today vowed to take measures to check tobacco use including imposing ban.

Hookah not a harmless alternative to cigarettes,says study

April 19, 2013 1:17 pm

Hookah smoke contains a different - but still harmful - mix of toxins,say US researchers.

Hookah smoking as bad as cigarettes for lungs: study

August 31, 2012 12:26 pm

The study compared lung function and respiratory symptoms among water pipe smokers,smokers and nonsmokers.

US college girls gravitating towards hookah: study

July 19, 2012 7:03 pm

One out of four college girls in the US are hooked on to the hookah during early years.

Hookah barred at two Panchkula cafes

November 24, 2011 1:56 am

Armed with a report which confirmed high nicotine content,authorities on Wednesday barred two hookah bars from serving.