Headlines Tagged with Australia — 10,358 headlines found
SA-Best leader Nick Xenophon has pledged to raise the legal smoking age if his party wins the balance of power at the upcoming state election. The proposed changes to increase the age from 18 to 21 would save the state $220 million over the next decade,
Jan 30, 2018 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Jan 30, 2018 14:48
Plain packaging policy has been unsuccessful in reducing smoking rates and health-care costs in Australia and it will fail to do so in Europe too, writes Sinclair Davidson.
Jan 23, 2018 EurActiv
added Jan 26, 2018 00:47
according to the most recent data by Australia Bureau of Statistics,... In 2014-15, 14.5 per cent of adults were daily smokers compared to 23.8 per cent in 1995.
Jan 25, 2018 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Jan 25, 2018 22:46
THREE people have been arrested over a highly organised tobacco smuggling syndicate operating through Melbourne Airport. Australian Border Force officers began investigating a large number of passengers arriving from South-East Asian ports based on inte
Jan 24, 2018 Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Jan 25, 2018 01:08
Liberal Democratic senator gives speech praising smokers but it emerges party accepted tens of thousands of dollars from tobacco giant in 2013 election
Oct 2, 2014 The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 24, 2018 16:26
[Australia] 'I'm finally done!' Ruby Rose quits smoking as she's forced to use a wheelchair and cane after back surgery... after being spotted puffing on a cigarette just days ago
Jan 20, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 20, 2018 15:58
[Australia] 'No wonder we Aboriginal people can't get ahead': Indigenous politician says paying respect to elders and smoking ceremonies are 'bulls*** rituals'
'All the "Welcome to Country", all the "Smoking Ceremonies" and all the made up bulls*** rituals about "pay our respects to elders past and present" is just one big lie. 'Shame shame shame.'
Jan 16, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 20, 2018 15:58
FRASER Coast Chronicle readers have weighed-in on the issue of smokers' rights. Cigarette smoking has entered the national conversation in recent days after cricketers Shaun Marsh and Jackson Bird were dubbed bad role models for smoking in public while
Jan 16, 2018 Fraser Coast Chronicle (au)
added Jan 16, 2018 14:43
School-aged Aussie kids are drinking less alcohol and smoking less tobacco and cannabis, a new study shows. Better parental attitudes about the dangers have been linked to the trend, identified by an analysis of more than 40,000 student surveys complete
Jan 12, 2018 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Jan 15, 2018 23:46
Study’s authors attribute the fall to stricter parental attitudes and law reforms that have reduced availability of substances...between 1999 and 2015...Tobacco use dropped from 45% to 10% over the same period – the steepest decline of all substances
Jan 12, 2018 The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 12, 2018 14:00