Pan masala

DRI seizes pan masala worth Rs 2.25 crore and Rs 67 lakh cash from Pakistani national in Indore

The Department of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) has busted a racket which was illegally selling pan masala and tobacco products in Madhya Pradesh’s Indore. The DRI officials also arrested a Pakistani national in this connection and recovered pan masala and tobacco products worth Rs 2.25 crore and Rs 67 lakh cash from him.

Jun 04, 2020, 17:45 PM IST

Jharkhand bans 11 brands of pan masala for one year to protect public health

A total of 11 brands, including leading ones, failed to qualify the standards.

May 08, 2020, 21:12 PM IST

Coronavirus COVID-19: UP govt bans production, distribution and sale of pan masala during 21-day lockdown

It may be recalled that when he took over as Chief Minister in March 2017, Yogi Adityanath had banned gutkha, paan masala in all state government offices.

Mar 25, 2020, 16:56 PM IST

After cracking down on alcohol, Bihar bans sale of pan masala

Due to the ill-effects of chewing pan masala, the Bihar government has said it has decided to ban it in the larger interest of people.

Aug 30, 2019, 18:49 PM IST

Pierce Brosnan says he was 'cheated' by Indian pan masala brand

Pierce Brosnan has alleged that a pan masala brand kept him in the dark about the "hazardous" nature of the product.

Mar 15, 2018, 11:52 AM IST

Allahabad HC issues notice to BCCI, Sony, Shudh Plus for 'promoting' tobacco products during IPL

The petitioner further alleged that the jerseys of the Gujarat Lions team carried the logo without the statutory warning.

May 11, 2017, 20:59 PM IST

Items getting costlier and cheaper from April 1 – Here's the list

From the next fiscal year, that is from today, a lot of things of your daily needs as well as things of your comfort are going to get dearer.

Apr 01, 2017, 11:40 AM IST

Yogi Adityanath directs school teachers to wear respectable clothes, not use mobile phones

Yogi Adityanath has directed UP government officials to stop chewing pan, pan masala etc when in office.

Mar 23, 2017, 19:16 PM IST

CM Yogi Adityanath to Uttar Pradesh govt officials: Don't chew pan, gutka while on duty

After tightening the noose on illegal slaughterhouses, Chief Minister Yogi Adityantah on Wednesday ordered banning of pan masala, gutka in all government offices in Uttar Pradesh.

Mar 22, 2017, 15:04 PM IST

Bollywood magic on tobacco sales!

Apr 17, 2016, 13:31 PM IST

Sunny Leone won’t endorse this product in future...

Sunny will not sign any contract for such kind of advertisements.

Jan 19, 2016, 09:37 AM IST

FDA issues notices to SRK and others for endorsing pan masala

FDA has issued notices to Shahruk Khan, Ajay Devgan, Govinda and Manoj Bajpai for endorsing pan masala.

Nov 05, 2015, 13:01 PM IST

Haryana bans gutka, pan masala

The Haryana government on Tuesday announced that manufacturing and sale of gutka, pan masala, and other similar products containing

Sep 08, 2015, 19:52 PM IST

Haryana bans gutka, pan masala

The Haryana government on Tuesday announced that manufacturing and sale of gutka, pan masala, and other similar products containing tobacco has been completely banned in the state.

Sep 08, 2015, 19:30 PM IST

Mandatory warning cannot make alcohol, pan masala 'unsafe'

 Alcoholic beverages, pan masala and supari need not be treated as "unsafe food" for recall just because they carry mandatory warning that their consumption is injurious to health, apex food regulator FSSAI has proposed.

Jun 14, 2015, 14:43 PM IST

Ban on gutka has positive impact: WHO

Stringent state-level laws banning gutka have a positive impact as reduced product availability has resulted in decreased consumption of gutka, according to World Health Organisation (WHO).

Dec 17, 2014, 11:41 AM IST

Total ban sought on all chewing tobacco products in Kerala

A large group of people Sunday demanded blanket ban on all chewing tobacco products in Kerala after about 150 kg of such products were seized in recent raids in and around the schools here.

Nov 17, 2013, 14:54 PM IST

Gujarat government extends gutka ban by a year

Gujarat government extended a comprehensive ban on the sale, stocking, production and distribution of gutka as well as pan masala containing nicotine on Wednesday for another year in the state.

Sep 11, 2013, 20:00 PM IST

Gutkha, paanmasala banned in Puducherry

Gutkha and pan masala have been banned in the Union Territory with immediate effect.

Jun 26, 2013, 18:23 PM IST