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[UK] £16,000 goes up in smoke: British diplomats spend huge sum on cigars so far this year (and also pay £3,000 for flowers)
Figures show diplomats have spent £16,137 on cigars so far this year Is part of £407,797 spent by the Foreign Office on entertaining in 2014
Aug 7, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 10, 2014 17:34
Six U.S. senators -- including Bill Nelson and Marco Rubio -- are seeking an exemption from new FDA rules to save the J.C. Newman Cigar factory in Ybor City. In the early 1900s, cigars put Tampa on the map, but only one factory remains: J.C. Newman.
Aug 8, 2014 WTSP-TV Ch. 10
added Aug 10, 2014 17:27
that her chief of staff — and not Ms. McDonnell — had inappropriately wooed the support of the donor at the core of the corruption case against Ms. McDonnell and her husband, Bob McDonnell, the former governor of Virginia.
Aug 7, 2014 New York Times
added Aug 9, 2014 11:11
The Health Committee has examined the Smoke-free Environments (Tobacco Plain Packaging) Amendment Bill and recommends that it be passed with the amendments shown.
Aug 5, 2014 New Zealand Parliament (nz)
added Aug 9, 2014 09:34
"Texas Tech" ...major sponsor appears to be the US oil co Phillips 66... Phillips 66 were sent a warning letter by the US Food and Drugs.../ "Why would a so-called professor at an obscure Texas tech college bother to write to an English paper on such a ma
Aug 8, 2014 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 8, 2014 16:18
Asking states to bear in mind that a shocking 90% of all oral cancer has been found to have roots in tobacco, Vardhan in a letter on Wednesday told the states that India has the highest number of this type of cancer in the world. About 206 million Indian
Aug 8, 2014 The Economic Times (India)
added Aug 8, 2014 11:57
Nigeria has a predominantly non-smoking population. The campaign against the tobacco industry and cigarette products is not supported by available data. As the tobacco bill debates moves to the Senate, the upper legislative chamber must tread with cautio
Aug 8, 2014 Daily Independent (ng)
added Aug 8, 2014 11:55
, e-cigarettes will now be treated as regular cigarettes, so people won't be allowed to smoke them in any place where tobacco use is now banned. Those younger than 18 won't be able to buy them. The Houston County Board on Tuesday unanimously passed two o
Aug 6, 2014 Rochester (MN) Post-Bulletin
added Aug 8, 2014 08:35
In a move being closely watched by other states, New Jersey is well on its way to the ban, with a bill having passed the state Senate and headed to the state General Assembly this fall. Many local and city governments have passed laws to increase the mi
Aug 7, 2014 Washington Times
added Aug 8, 2014 08:33
"We wanted only a six-month (transition) period. But that is what the legislators said. There is nothing we can do," the leader of the department's tobacco control office, Marilisa Calvadores, told AFP.
Aug 7, 2014 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Aug 8, 2014 08:32