17 Dec 2014
Mumbai: Stringent state-level laws banning gutka have a positive impact as reduced product availability has resulted in decreased consumption of gutka, according to World Health Organisation (WHO).
05 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Swedish telecom gear maker Ericsson will manage the pan-India network of telecom operator Reliance Communications under a seven-year business agreement signed between the two companies.
10 Jun 2012
Maharashtra government was contemplating a ban on gutka and pan masala products, Deputy Chief Minister and senior NCP leader Ajit Pawar said here on Sunday.
15 Sep 2012
In a victory for the state government and the anti-tobacco activists, the Bombay High Court on Saturday upheld the ban on gutka and pan masala – both flavoured tobacco products -- in Maharashtra.
19 Sep 2012
Allahabad High Court has directed the Uttar Pradesh government to impose a ban order on gutka as well as pan-masala within 14-days time. The court further said that it would issue another order if the state government fails to do so.
25 May 2012
Citing increasing incidence of diseases like oral cancer, the Congress-led UDF Government in Kerala on Friday announced a ban on the manufacture and sale of gutka and pan masala containing tobacco in the state with immediate effect.
28 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Indians are getting more experimental with their food choices, if a survey is anything to go by, and Delhi leads the gourmet game.
12 Nov 2014
Mumbai: World Bank private sector financing arm, the International Finance Corp (IFC), on Tuesday raised Rs 1,000 crore (USD 163 million) through a 10-year bond to finance infrastructure in India by mobilizing international capital markets.
29 Oct 2014
Mumbai: The Reserve Bank has allowed all urban cooperative banks (UCBs) to act as PAN service agent.
07 Nov 2014
Patna: The Bihar government today announced a ban on tobacco and its products to ward off its ill effects on the citizens. Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi announced the ban on zarda, paan masala and other tobacco products on Tobacco prevention day.