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Smoke & Mirrors: Exposing the Tobacco Industry's Playbook for Hooking Kids

Smoke & Mirrors: Exposing the Tobacco Industry’s Playbook for Hooking Kids

Tobacco use remains a critical public health issue worldwide, contributing significantly to disease and death. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), tobacco use accounts for 25 per cent of all cancer deaths globally. It is directly linked to various types of cancer, respiratory diseases, cardiovascular diseases, and other severe health problems. Annually, over 8 million people die from tobacco-related causes, including around 1.2 million non-smokers exposed to second-hand smoke.
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Voices of empowerment: Presentations by the Participants

Gender Impact Studies Center, IMPRI Impact and Policy Research Institute. hosted the Winter School Program on Young Women Leaders in Public Policy Fellowship.   The 9th Session of this course was conducted from 6th January to 8th March. The session was convened by Dr. Arjun Kumar, Simmi Mehata, Prof. Gumadi Srideviji, and Adv Dr. Shalu Nigam. The course is conducted by esteemed women pioneers from varied fields with special guidance to emerging young Women Leaders.
India's Youth Endorse Modi's Foreign Policy

India’s Youth Endorse Modi’s Foreign Policy

A survey finds overwhelming support for Modi’s foreign policy among Indian youth. Through the last five years, India has managed to maintain its sway and place in the new world order despite challenges, such as the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Russia-Ukraine war, and increasing Chinese aggression and border intrusions.
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Social interactions & education futures

Rajesh Tandon ” I have not been able to sing with my friends for so long..”Tripti (14 yrs) from Jharkhand “We have not met so many youngsters like me for two years; what fun to be together’….Naresh (16 yrs) from…

The Need for a National Employment Policy

Arjun Kumar, Simi Mehta, Anshula Mehta, Ritika Gupta, Sunidhi Agarwal, Sakshi Sharda, Swati Solanki, Mahima Kapoor Employment is the source of growth of the nation. The drastic recession of the country during the Covid 19 phase has taken the employment…