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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
29 Oct 2014
Mumbai: The Reserve Bank has allowed all urban cooperative banks (UCBs) to act as PAN service agent.
06 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Brothers Achin and Sarthak Narula, who created history by winning maximum prize money of Rs 7 crore on 'Kaun Banega Crorepati', say their win on the show was not just luck but a culmination of 10 years of hardwork.
17 Oct 2014
Delhi: One of the finest actresses of the Hindi Film Industry, Smita Patil won many hearts in the short span of her career. On her birthday on October 17, we remember the dusky beauty for her extraordinary performances in various films.
11 May 2011
The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued a contempt notice to Managing Director Dharampal Satyapal Group - makers of chewing tobacco Rajnigandha and Tulsi – for allegedly violating its order banning use of plastic sachets for sale of their products.