World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday March 18, 2015
World Health Organization chief Margaret Chan urged global action today to drive tobacco companies "out of business" and hailed progress in tackling smoking in many countries.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday October 18, 2014
A major conference aimed at cutting global smoking rates in Moscow this week found itself grappling with another issue: how to stop the powerful tobacco lobby from butting in on the debate.
IANS, New Delhi | Friday September 6, 2013
Experts Thursday advocated increased taxation of tobacco products as one of the principal ways to reduce their consumption.Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) president Srinath Reddy said at a press conference here: "We want a taxation policy which...
IANS, New Delhi | Thursday August 1, 2013
Experts from across the world will come together in the national capital to discuss a way forward for a cohesive policy environment to promote public health by reducing current tobacco use prevalence.The international conference organised by the Public...