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Factbox: India, South Korea latest to take steps on e-cigarettes 20.9.2019 Reuters: Top News
South Korea and India this week were the latest countries after Brazil and Thailand to ban or warn about the sale of e-cigarettes, the latest global blows to a vaping industry under pressure over growing health concerns.
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Factbox: India becomes latest country to ban sale of e-cigarettes 18.9.2019 Reuters: Money News
India became the latest country after Brazil and Thailand to ban the sale of e-cigarettes in what could potentially be the biggest move against vaping globally over growing health concerns.
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India bans e-cigarettes in setback for Juul, Philip Morris 18.9.2019 Reuters: Top News
India's cabinet on Wednesday banned production and import of electronic cigarettes, a public health move that is seen dashing the expansion plans of companies such as Juul Labs and Philip Morris International.
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New York Becomes Second US State To Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes 18.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
New York became the second US state to ban flavored e-cigarettes Tuesday, following several vaping-linked deaths that have raised fears about a product long promoted as less harmful than smoking.
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State now more focused in quality healthcare services: Sarma 17.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
State now more focused in quality healthcare services: Sarma
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New York To Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes Amid Lung Disease Alarm, Deaths 16.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced a ban on all flavored e-cigarettes besides tobacco and menthol in response to a recent nationwide spate of sometimes deadly lung illnesses that U.S....
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‘Arogya’ aims to prevent, control NCDs in Kamrup (M) 14.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
‘Arogya’ aims to prevent, control NCDs in Kamrup (M)
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US Woman In Coma After Using Mercury-Tainted Anti-Wrinkle Skin Cream 12.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
A Sacramento, California, woman went to the emergency room with numbness in her hands and feet, slurred speech and trouble walking in July. The 47-year-old mother of five wasn't having a stroke or a...
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Campaign to transform Mangaldai into a plastic-free town 12.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Campaign to transform Mangaldai into a plastic-free town
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Trump Plans To Ban Vaping In US As 450 Cases Of Lung Disease Emerge 12.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Trump administration officials, alarmed by new data showing a huge jump in vaping by young people, said they are moving to ban most flavored e-cigarettes, a major development that could result in...
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National Institute of Epidemiology Announces Technical Assistant Recruitment 11.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
The application forms should reach the ICMR-National Institute of Epidemiology on or before September 23.
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Suicide Kills One Person Every 40 Seconds, Says World Health Organisation 10.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Suicide Prevention Day: Suicide was the second leading cause of death among young people aged between 15 and 29, after road injury, said World Health Organisation (WHO).
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Suicide Kills One Person Every 40 Seconds, Says WHO 9.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Across the world, one person takes their own life every 40 seconds, and more people die by suicide every year than in war, the World Health Organization said on Monday.
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First IoT in Mini Piped Water Scheme launched at Amingaon 7.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
First IoT in Mini Piped Water Scheme launched at Amingaon
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Public health movement leader David Sanders dies at 74 1.9.2019 Scroll.in
Sanders, who worked mainly in Zimbabwe and South Africa, influenced the public health movement in India significantly.
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Tourist With One Of The Most Contagious Viruses Visited Disneyland 25.8.2019 NDTV News - Latest
A teenager with measles was infectious when she visited Disneyland, Universal Studios and other tourist hotspots in Southern California earlier this month, public health officials said.
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Exclusive: India proposes ban on e-cigarettes, with jail terms for offenders - government documents 22.8.2019 Reuters: Top News
India's health ministry has proposed a ban on the production and import of electronic cigarettes, documents seen by Reuters showed, potentially jeopardizing the expansion plans of big firms like Juul Labs and Philip Morris International.
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Jammu and Kashmir: Another group of doctors urges Centre to end communication blockade 22.8.2019 Scroll.in
They said people were finding it difficult to access basic healthcare and emergency services.
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Kabul wedding blast toll rises to 81 22.8.2019 DNA
An explosion rocked the west of Kabul on August 17 when a suicide bomber blew himself up in a wedding reception
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Himachal Releases Rs 15 Crore For Restoration Work After Heavy Rain 20.8.2019 NDTV News - India-news
The Himachal Pradesh government has released Rs 15 crore to different departments for restoration work after rain wreaked havoc during the last two days in the state.
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