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[France] French actress Jeanne Moreau dies at 89

Moreau, a petite chain-smoker who worked with most of the world's top directors of the first few decades after World War Two, Orson Welles, Jean-Luc Godard and Wim Wenders among them.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 1, 2017 17:48
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[France] Smoking may increase sensitivity to social stress: Study

Researchers found that exposure to nicotine, rather than withdrawal from it, which is commonly seen as anxiety-inducing in smokers, produced a stressing effect on lab mice, reports Efe news. “(The experiments) suggest that nicotine could enhance the effec
Financial Express (in)
added Jul 26, 2017 14:27
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[Europe, Finland, France, USA] Black Market Cigarettes a 'Significant Threat' Funding Terrorism and Other Criminal Enterprises

Louise Shelley, a transnational crime scholar at George Mason University, told the Helsinki Commission on Wednesday that one of the Kouachi brothers, who carried out the 2015 Charlie Hebdo mass shooting in Paris, was collecting income from illicit tobacc
PJ Media
added Jul 24, 2017 18:51
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[Europe] The Ban on the Café Crème Brand Name in France Has Been Lifted

The French Ministry of Health and Ministry of Budget have issued an official notice annulling the ban issued in February 2017 against several brand names for tobacco products, including the Scandinavian Tobacco Group brand names Café Crème and Paradise (
Hugin (no)
added Jul 17, 2017 20:33
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France to raise price of cigarettes in bid to stub out national nicotine habit

Health minister Agnes Buzyn hopes prohibitively high tobacco costs will stop smokers indulging and boost public health
The Independent (uk)
added Jul 10, 2017 01:26
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France to become one of priciest countries in Europe for smokers

France will raise the price of cigarettes to 10 euros ($11.35) a pack within three years, the health minister said on Thursday, confirming a strategy that will push tobacco costs to among the highest in Europe. At present, a packet of 20 cigarettes cost
Reuters
added Jul 7, 2017 14:52
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[France] French PM says govt to increase taxes on tobacco, up disability allowance

For highlights of French Prime Minister Philippe's speech, see
Reuters
added Jul 6, 2017 16:13
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[France] Where's Sophie? Joe Jonas enjoys cigars and beer alongside brother Nick and DNCE bandmates on luxury yacht in Cannes... without GOT girlfriend

Brotherly love: Joe and Nick smoked cigars and drank beer while enjoying an afternoon of leisure
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 24, 2017 18:19
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[Europe, France, Spain] Children exposed to passive smoking at arthritis risk: study

The study presented at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR) in Spain confirmed the link between active smoking and the risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jun 20, 2017 10:23
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[France] London, U.S.S. Fitzgerald, Japan: Your Morning Briefing

In France, Father’s Day was introduced in 1950 by a manufacturer of cigarette lighters as part of an effort to lift sales during the slow summer season.
New York Times
added Jun 19, 2017 04:05
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