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Aditya Kalra

Flipkart, Amazon, others rush to pull vaping devices after India ban

19 Sep 2019

NEW DELHI Amazon.com, Walmart-owned Flipkart and other e-commerce portals in India scrambled on Thursday to pull listings of vaping products a day after the federal government imposed a nationwide ban on electronic cigarettes.

Vaping devices still available on Amazon, Flipkart after India ban

19 Sep 2019

NEW DELHI, Sept 19 Some vaping products were still listed on the Indian websites of Amazon.com Inc and Walmart's Flipkart on Thursday, while several other websites discontinued their sales a day after the government's nationwide ban.

RPT-UPDATE 5-India bans e-cigarettes as global backlash at vaping gathers pace

19 Sep 2019

* India e-cigarette ban to apply on sale, import, advertising

India bans e-cigarettes as global backlash at vaping gathers pace

19 Sep 2019

NEW DELHI India banned the sale of electronic cigarettes on Wednesday and warned of an "epidemic" among young people, in the latest and potentially biggest move globally against vaping over growing health concerns. | Video

E-cigarettes use not included in India ban, will defend any court challenge: official

18 Sep 2019

NEW DELHI India's ban on electronic cigarettes will not apply to use of such devices and the government was prepared to defend its decision if it's challenged in a court, a senior health ministry official told Reuters on Wednesday.

Spooked by Modi's plastics ban, India Inc seeks clarity, exemptions

17 Sep 2019

NEW DELHI Companies in India will seek exemptions from the government's planned ban on certain plastic items, fearing the move will disrupt supply chains and raise costs ahead of a festive season, according to sources and an industry document seen by Reuters.

Police probing AB InBev in New Delhi tax evasion case

14 Sep 2019

NEW DELHI Police in India's capital New Delhi are probing a case of alleged tax evasion involving Anheuser-Busch InBev, according to a police officer and a document seen by Reuters, a setback for the brewer already battling a three-year city ban.

Brewer AB InBev says New Delhi ban to adversely hurt its business in the city

05 Sep 2019

NEW DELHI Anheuser-Busch InBev will face a "substantial adverse impact" on its business in New Delhi and is already incurring losses due a ban on its beer sales in the city amid allegations of tax evasion, it said in a court filing seen by Reuters.

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