“I will ban it (e-cigarette), the use and the importation. I hope everybody is listening. Please relay this to them. You know why? Because it is toxic,” said Duterte, an ex-smoker Continue Reading
The next session of Parliament will be held from 18 November to 13 December, sources said, adding that the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs has communicated it to the secretariats of both Houses.
Last September, the State government prohibited the manufacture and sale of e-cigarettes. With the move, Tamilnadu joined 14 other States and one Union Territory by doing so. However, activists alleged that the illegal activity continued to happen online without any hindrance. To evoke a blanket ban on the e-cigarettes, heat-not-burn tobacco product and hookah bars among others, the Centre passed an ordinance seeking the same today and the Cabinet approved it yesterday. Continue Reading