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WHO: Tobacco kills 7 million a

WHO: Tobacco kills 7 million a

World

Wed, May 31 2017

WHO urged governments to take strong measures to rein in tobacco use

Maize replaces tobacco in Kushtia’s...

Maize replaces tobacco in Kushtia’s...

Nation

Thu, May 25 2017

Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) has been promoting maize cultivation as an alternative to...

A ban does not help

A ban does not help

Editorial

Fri, May 19 2017

Banning bidis based on the assumption that it might be marginally more harmful than cigarettes reeks...

Tobacco cultivation goes unchecked again...

Tobacco cultivation goes unchecked again...

Nation

Sat, Mar 4 2017

Farmers explained that they could find no alternative when companies approach them in times of need

Tobacco production in Kushtia on...

Tobacco production in Kushtia on...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 13 2016

Tobacco production in the district is on the rise in recent years, cutting the total amount of arable...

Former NYC mayor gives $360m to fight...

Former NYC mayor gives $360m to fight...

Health & Wellness

Wed, Dec 7 2016

Former New York City Mayor and philanthropist Michael R. Bloomberg announced on Tuesday that he is committing...

Bangladesh launches anti-tobacco...

Bangladesh launches anti-tobacco...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 9 2016

More than 5,000 campaign TV announcements will be beamed across all major TV channels in the country...

Demands to divest government shares...

Demands to divest government shares...

Dhaka

Sun, Oct 30 2016

The Anti-Tobacco Alliance (ATA) demanded that the government divest its shares in the tobacco giant British-American...

Uniform tax rate on tobacco products...

Uniform tax rate on tobacco products...

Business

Sat, Apr 23 2016

The government may introduce a uniform tax rate on tobacco products irrespective of price range from...