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[Ireland] LETTER: Ban on smoking at open-air events

I attended the fantastic Bruce Springsteen concerts at the RDS . . . On Wednesday my wife and I were positioned towards the front, wedged in tight next to a man who chain-smoked throughout the show and ignored our obvious discomfort and annoyance.
Irish Times (ie)
added Jul 20, 2012 11:10
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[UK] Deputy smoking at cancer event

Brian Collins admitted having a puff at the side of the Relay For Life track at Park Farm but claimed he’s been the victim of a political attack by a Labour group supporter. “The individual who has complained about me obviously had an ulterior motive,”
Dumfries and Galloway Standard (uk)
added Jul 12, 2012 09:53
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[Canada] Group pleased with tobacco lawsuit

What was supposed to be just a conference and a meeting with the Alberta associate minister of wellness turned into something a little more for Lorelee Marin and three students from Lloydminster.
Lloydminster Source (ca)
added Jun 27, 2012 14:26
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[Malaysia] LETTER: More to be done on second-hand smoke

With reference to the report "Say no to second-hand smoke" (The Star, 13 June), it is pertinent to point out that non-smokers can also develop smoking-related diseases from exposure to second-hand smoke.
The Star (my)
added Jun 16, 2012 18:46
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[Canada] GORDON: New label helps us see clearly another threat from smoking

If there weren't already compelling enough reasons for you to quit smoking, think about the risk to your vision.
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Jun 16, 2012 16:42
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[Australia] AMA calls on State Governments to work harder on tobacco control

On World No Tobacco Day, AMA President, Dr Steve Hambleton, called on the State and Territory Governments to follow the strong leadership of the Federal Government on tobacco control by doing more to stop people smoking.
Virtual Medical Centre (au)
added Jun 16, 2012 07:09
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Anti-smoking bill bogged down as Russia marks intl non-smoking day

Russia’s State Duma has pushed back the bill to completely ban smoking in public places – right on the day the world is promoting non-smoking lifestyle.
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Jun 13, 2012 13:47
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[China] Report warns of risk from nicotine addiction

According to Health Hazards of Smoking, issued by the Ministry of Health on Wednesday, China accounts for about 40 percent of global production and consumption, and is the world leader for both.
China Daily (cn)
added Jun 9, 2012 11:49
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[China] Shanghai residents want smoking banned indoors: survey

More than 80 percent of Shanghai residents want smoking banned in restaurants and entertainment areas, a survey showed, reflecting a growing awareness of health issues in China, the world's top consumer of tobacco.
Reuters
added Jun 1, 2012 01:10
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JUDGMENT ON DEFENDANTS' MOTION FOR AN ORDER STRIKING CANADA'S EXPERT REPORT OF DR. WILLIAM A. FARONE (PDF)

Conseil québécois sur le tabac et la santé (Quebec Council on Tobacco and Health) (ca)
added May 7, 2012 06:44
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