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September 12, 2019
The goods belonged to 10 consignees who imported 17 packets and declared them as books, stationery, personal effects, gift items and handicraft to evade detection

September 12, 2019

April 1, 2019

New Delhi, March 27, 2019
Like cigarettes, alcohol bottles to come with health warnings come April 1 Next time you lay your hands on that bottle of spirit, beer or wine, you will see a statutory warning similar to the one on tobacco or cigarette packets. Following a directive from the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) issued in 2018, all liquor bottles will carry cautionary messages of \"Drinking is injurious to health\" and \"Don't Drink and Drive\" on their labels from April 1. RBI imposes Rs 2 cr...

March 26, 2019
The new regulation called the Food Safety and Standards (Alcoholic Beverages Standards) Regulation, 2018 will apply on all distilled alcoholic beverages (brandy, country liquor, gin, rum, vodka and whisky, liqueur or alcoholic cordial), wines and beer.

November 30, 2018

New Delhi, January 9, 2018
The Supreme Court on Monday put on hold a lower court's order that quashed central government rules mandating larger health warnings on tobacco packages, in a setback for the country's $11 billion tobacco industry.

BT Online
New Delhi, September 27, 2017
A hundred million people in India smoke cigarettes and bidis, while every fifth adult is addicted to gutkha and khaini.

Aprajita Sharma
New Delhi, July 22, 2016
Experts are hopeful the booster from above normal monsoon and the resultant improvement in rural demand, along with pay commission hikes, may bring back life to the struggling sector.

New Delhi, May 31, 2016
According to the companies, the decision was taken following the Supreme Court ruling making the new rule mandatory, even if the case was transferred back to Karnataka High Court.

Mumbai, May 27, 2016
Amid a raging debate over larger pictorial warnings on cigarette packets, over 70 per cent smokers have said it will have little impact on their smoking habit, according to a survey by insurance firm ICICI Lombard.

New Delhi, May 11, 2016
Expressing concern over larger pictorial warnings on tobacco products, industry bodies CII and FICCI today said it has led to spurt in illegal import of cigarettes and the government must take steps to curb such activities while maintaining the status quo on the matter.

New Delhi, May 9, 2016
On May 4, the Supreme Court had directed tobacco companies to implement the rule mandating larger pictorial warnings and refused the manufacturers' plea to stay the implementation of new cigarette packaging rules introduced from April 1.

Mumbai, April 26, 2016
Cigarette stocks led by Godfrey Phillips came under heavy selling pressure today, falling by up to 17.4 per cent, following reports that the government is working on a proposal to completely ban foreign direct investment (FDI) in the tobacco sector.

New Delhi, April 16, 2016
\"Consequent upon a High Court order passed in favour of the company, the company will soon resume manufacturing of cigarettes at its factories,\" ITC said in a filing to the BSE.

New Delhi, April 6, 2016
The company had on April 2 said that it was not ready to print larger pictorial warnings on its cigarette packs and its factories would remain shut till clarity emerged on the matter.
October 3, 2013
Calling it quits on smoking is admittedly a very tough task. Six ways to distance yourself from the habit.
June 17, 2009
All cigarette packets sold in India will now carry a pictorial warning about its ill-effects, joining an increasing league of nations who have similar laws.
May 13, 2008
Over the last four years, Union Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss, a qualified medical doctor, has been in the news for reasons more wrong than right.

Arnab Mitra
November 14, 2007
By drawing on ITC’s strengths in businesses as diverse as cigarettes to hotels to agri-business, Chairman Y.C. Deveshwar has built an FMCG machine that’s become the market leader in several segments. Now, it’s eyeing the No. 1 slot.