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[Burma/Myanmar] Hidden in smoke

The tobacco is often flavoured with a fruit flavour and emits a pleasant odour rather than the harsh tobacco smell often associated with cigarette smoke. Perhaps it’s for this reason that hookah smoking is growing in popularity, especially among young wo
Myanmar Times (mm)
added Oct 13, 2013 20:49

[New Jersey] Assaf: Beware the dangers of hookah

as a past smoker of hookah, who ended up with quintuple bypass surgery, I think smoking — all smoking — should be banned. As an American of Arab descent, hookah smoking is something I can live without.
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Oct 13, 2013 00:43

[Arizona] Hookah lounges pervasive near UA campus

There are 12 hookah lounges and 11 stores selling hookah supplies within 3½ miles of the campus. The activity is increasingly popular despite serious health warnings
Arizona Daily Star
added Oct 24, 2013 09:33

[UK] Alice in 'blunder land' as smoking caterpillar sparks council alert at Ewood Florist

A WOODEN caterpillar ‘smoking’ an unlit shisha pipe in a shop window sparked a council alert. An over eager environmental health officer who visited Ewood Florist said the display item fell foul of anti-smoking laws.
Lancashire Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 15, 2013 17:12

RODU: The hazards of hookah

Waterpipe smoking produces unacceptable levels of toxic contaminants. Don’t be snookered by hookah.
R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Oct 13, 2013 00:48

Gang admit smuggling half a million pounds worth of shisha tobacco into UK

Six smugglers are to be sentenced at the Old Bailey after customs officers mounted their biggest ever investigation into contraband shisha tobacco. The gang brought more than 5.8tonnes into the country which would have cost more than £500,000 in lost tax
London Evening Standard (uk)
added Oct 11, 2013 12:17

[Asia, India] Smoking violations in Delhi fetch Rs.55 lakh

Five years after implementation of smoke-free rules, over 3,87,111 public places have been raided and over Rs.55,49,098 collected by the Delhi Government as fines from the violators. The no-smoking rules had come into effect on October 2, 2008.
The Hindu Online (in)
added Oct 7, 2013 14:51

Examples of flavoured tobacco products sold in Canada (PDF)

After Bill C-32 was implemented Oct. 5, 2010, if a cigarillo/ little cigar weighedmore than 1.4g and did not have a cigarette filter, the product could still be flavoured; Bullseye products are shown here, before and after Bill C-32
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Oct 7, 2013 11:29

[Washington] Hookah lounges give city a headache

Seattle police and city officials were poised to crack down on hookah lounges in June, but then they reversed course. Health officials then went ahead on their own, ordering lounges this week to stop allowing indoor smoking.
Seattle (WA) Times
added Oct 8, 2013 00:26

[Washington] Public Health goes after Seattle hookah bars -- bad news for marijuana clubs? - The Pot Blog

Public Health’s actions could have a broader reach as legal marijuana takes hold of the city since it’s still unclear where tourists and other recreational users will be able to smoke marijuana once it’s legal to buy.
Seattle (WA) Post-Intelligencer blogs
added Oct 8, 2013 00:46
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