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CoP7: Again an unfair assessment of Ecigs in a harm-reduction context

No good basis on ENDS/ENNDS to ensure success New Delhi's CoP7 to the WHO FCTC is over and leaves a bitter taste to vapers who will...

COP 7 urges tighter regulations and MasterCard cracks down on vape...

WHO COP 7 “invites” governments to ban vaping The World Health Organisation’s COP 7 conference, which met last week in New Delhi, has maintained its...

WHO FCTC’s CoP7 in New Delhi, India: A review across social...

The Director-General of WHO, Dr Margaret Chan, opened the conference on Monday, stressing the growing success of the Convention, and stating that, “In a...

Indian Scientists ask lawmakers for a stop smoking policy

The two scientists, R.N. Sharan of the Department of Biochemistry, North-Eastern Hill University (NEHU), and M. Siddiqi, Chairman of Cancer Foundation of India wrote...

CoP7: A Tobacco Harm Reduction Expert Group to advise delegations

The WHO has an opportunity now to improve radically the life expectancy of today’s smokers by applying the principle of harm reduction that is...

A good week for pro-vaping science, but council bans continue to...

Legislators aren’t looking at the evidence, however, and one of Scotland’s councils has just introduced a ban on vaping anywhere on its property. This...

Indian smokers in favor of vaping

The survey, an Indian first, was conducted on adult smokers by IPSOS on behalf of the non-profit organisation, FactAsia.org. Four major cities in India (Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata...

Smoking in India could be soon eradicated through vaping says a...

"In 30 years, vaping might eliminate smoking altogether" Research carried out by Reason Foundation , a US based non-profit organisation, found that the result of...

India: A statewise blanket ban on vaping based on a controverted...

Last June, Karnataka State established a ban on vaping products. The blanket ban on sales, distribution, procurement and advertisement became effective after the Minister for...

Bans on Ecigs probably concern more than 100 million smokers in...

The Indian Express, last Friday, announced that the government of Kerala had decided to ban electronic cigarettes. Their decision has been motivated by the...
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