• New Zealand govt passes world’s first tobacco law to ban smoking

    New Zealand tobacco law to ban smoking: The New Zealand government has passed a law to completely end tobacco smoking by banning youth from buying cigarettes for life. The Smoke Free Environments and Regulated Products (Smoking Tobacco) Amendment Bill has...

    Published On December 15th, 2022
  • World Health Organization to award Jharkhand for tobacco control

    The World Health Organization (WHO) has chosen Jharkhand for the World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) Award-2022, in recognition of the state's efforts to reduce tobacco usage. The award will be presented to the State Tobacco Control Cell of the Health...

    Published On June 1st, 2022