The UK capital has one of the highest child overweight and obesity rates in Europe, with nearly 40 percent of children aged 10 and 11 being affected.
"I want to reduce the influence and pressure that can be put on children and families to make unhealthy choices", Khan said in a statement announcing the proposals to ban advertisements for unhealthy food and drink on London's trains, buses and bus shelters. They also include a ban on new hot food takeaways opening within 400 metres of schools, the London Evening Standard writes.
Amsterdam, the Dutch capital, is five months into its ban on junk food advertising at the city's network of metro stations amid concerns over childhood obesity.
The London Mayor hopes a ban on adverts for food and drinks high in fat, salt or sugar would end that "ticking time bomb".
The Mayor of LondonSadiq Khan has revealed his strategy to improve London's environment.
According to the Mayor's office London has one of the highest childhood obesity rates in Europe with 40 per cent of children aged 10 and 11 overweight or obese.
Many users of social media argued Mr. Khan had more pressing priorities, such a knife crime, and Hilary Ross, head of retail, food, and hospitality at law firm DWF said the ban would do little to tackle obesity.
And a bus company in Canberra, Australia, introduced a similar policy in 2015 as part of a crackdown on advertising. This is a game-changing moment, protecting kids from relentless junk food advertising on their daily journeys to school and around our unbelievable city.
Michael Bloomberg, the former mayor of NY and now a World Health Organisation global ambassador, has "applauded" the proposed advertising ban. TV chef and anti-obesity activist Jamie Oliver also rallied in support of Khan, calling his initiative "incredible" and a "massive message" in favor of healthy eating on LBC radio.
Johnson, Webb Simpson, Chesson Hadley , Alex Noren, Matt Kuchar and Patrick Cantlay all shot six-under 66s at TPC Sawgrass . Open champion Brooks Koepka is another shot back, and Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy is at 1 under along with Zach Johnson.
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Trump on Tuesday scuttled the nuclear deal with Iran and reimposed tough economic sanctions on the country. "It seems that Mr. I don't think they should do that. " President Trump's decision is the correct one".
The combination with Walmart could be controversial, with concerns about how a deal might affect India's smaller retailers. It also expects Indian investments to shave 60 cents per share from earnings in fiscal 2020.
Their hopes of making a top-four finish will have to depend on Spurs not having maximum points in their last two matches. Despite a strong start, the Spaniard has struggled at Stamford Bridge this season, with just 13 goals in 39 appearances.
The institutional investor acquired 4,149 shares of the computer hardware maker's stock, valued at approximately $961,000. New York State Common Retirement Fund boosted its position in shares of Nvidia by 1.5% during the first quarter.
Looking ar CSK side, the team are closer to seal their place in the play-offs and victory in Jaipur will secure them the ticket. Ajinkya Rahane also reiterated their intention behind wearing the jersey during the toss at the beginning of the match.
But numerous reports have poured out of the French capital stating that the 26-year-old was unhappy in Paris. Another section of Spanish media has also reported that Ronaldo is objecting to Real's move to sign Neymar .
The photo op was taken by the 36-year-old Duchess and the new mum captured the affinity that Charlotte already has for Louis. The British royal family released the first official photographs of the newest family member, Prince Louis .
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Like with anything involving Google, you send a tiny bit of yourself or your information when you interact with its products. Germick did agree, however, that Google's aim was to make the assistant human enough to keep users engaged.
The president's decision has given grace periods of 90 days to six months for companies to wind down their trade with Iran. The move came just says after Trump's decision to pull the U.S. out of the Iran nuclear deal on Tuesday.
His career was never the same after that injury, made more brutal by the fact that it was his rookie season. If he has to quit video games to get better, he said he would. "I won't be playing at the field", he added.
Boston and Philadelphia may add chapters to their storied rivalry in the coming years, but it wasn't going to happen this season. Boston reserve Shane Larkin left the game with a left shoulder injury after colliding with Embiid in the first quarter.
The US Treasury has already imposed sanctions against six individuals and three companies linked to Iran's Revolutionary Guard. Erdogan told Rouhani that Turkey supports the preservation of Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, the sources said.
According to Israeli media, he was freed two days early to allow him to attend his brother's wedding on Wednesday. The shooting was captured on video by a local affiliate of the Israeli human rights group B'Tselem.
The airport will use drones for perimeter security and to detect foreign objects and debris on runways. Over the last few years, he has spent time at The Commonwealth Times, The Denver Post and WTVR-CBS 6.
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The Jets have no shortage of offensive firepower and haven't lost back-to-back games after being shutout once this season. The visiting team has won four times in the series matchup so there really doesn't seem to be a home-ice advantage.
First of all, the Cubs settled on Triple-A Iowa call-up Jen-Ho Tseng to start the game in place of the ill Yu Darvish . The Cubs superstar connected on a line shot into the left-field bleachers Wednesday afternoon off Wei-Yin Chen .