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[UK] Cancer will probably NEVER be eradicated, say Nobel Prize winners who developed the most promising cancer therapy to date

'No matter how you cut it, we can reduce cancer incidence significantly. We can prevent cancers by stopping smoking, improving diet, more physical activity, better weight control, and HPV vaccines.'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 7, 2018 19:30
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[UK] Serial killer Robert Black `died from a heart attack´

For 51 years, Black regularly smoked 25g of hand-rolled tobacco. He suffered a stroke 20 years earlier. The killer was convicted in the same Armagh courtroom in 2011 of sexually assaulting and murdering nine-year-old Co Antrim schoolgirl Jennifer Cardy
Press Association (uk)
added Dec 7, 2018 19:22
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[Canada] Altria to marry pot with big tobacco in $1.8 billion Cronos deal

The deal represents by far the biggest investment by a major tobacco conglomerate in a cannabis company. It comes after Canada legalized the recreational use of marijuana this year, and several other jurisdictions, including some states in the United Sta
Reuters
added Dec 7, 2018 19:18
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[Canada] Altria to Make Growth Investment in Cronos Group

“Investing in Cronos Group as our exclusive partner in the emerging global cannabis category represents an exciting new growth opportunity for Altria,” said Howard Willard, Altria’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “We believe that Cronos Group’s ex
Altria Group, Inc.
added Dec 7, 2018 16:31
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[Canada] Altria takes C$2.4bn stake in Canadian pot group Cronos

As part of the deal, Altria gets to nominate four directors, including one independent director, to serve on Cronos’ board. Cronos will in turn become Altria’s “exclusive partner for pursuing cannabis opportunities throughout the world”. “Altria is the
Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 7, 2018 13:29
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[UK] How many pregnant women smoke in your town? Map reveals expectant mothers in North East Lincolnshire are 11 times more likely to have the bad habit than those in London

NHS figures have named and shamed the areas where the most expectant mothers are guilty of smoking cigarettes. Around a quarter of mothers-to-be in North East Lincolnshire are known smokers - with similar rates in Blackpool and Mansfield. In compariso
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 7, 2018 12:51
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Iran cigarettes imports drop to zero

"We have experienced a 16-percent cut in production and sale of tobacco products and by the end of the year the number would reach 30 percent," said the Head of Tobacco Products Manufacturers Exporters and Importers Association Mohammad Reza Tajdar, Tren
AzerNews (az)
added Dec 6, 2018 19:32
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[Pakistan] Cigarette industry: NAB to extend probe into Rs60-billion tax evasion

details of Rs60-billion tax evasion by the cigarette industry to NAB headquarters for further probe. Sources told The Express Tribune that the Regional Board in its meeting reviewed the case and decided that NAB should investigate it further as the magnit
Express Tribune (pk)
added Dec 6, 2018 19:02
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[Netherlands] Dutch court refuses to order criminal tobacco investigation

A Dutch appeals court on Thursday refused to order public prosecutors to open a criminal investigation of tobacco companies, in a major setback for anti-smoking activists. In a written ruling that upheld an earlier decision by prosecutors not to open an
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 7, 2018 16:05
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[UK] The JVS Show: Smoking in social housing, children using technology, Marks and Spencer knickers

BBC Online
added Dec 6, 2018 15:22
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