Dec 21, 2013
A humorous take on the news this week.
|Public Health Policies and the Tobacco Industry|
A law making it mandatory for health warnings to cover 85 per cent of the total display area on packages of tobacco products was put on hold in March, five days before it was to take effect. In this article, Aparna Ravi calls for the implementation of internationally accepted guidelines to protect public health policies from being influenced by the vested interests of the tobacco industry by taking proactive measures to address conflicts of interest. Read more. »
On this day in 1965, a unique event of a Mysore HC Judge holding his court at his residence outside the court hours was witnessed.Read more »