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[Asia] Pakistan set for blanket ban on shisha businesses

after imposing the ban, there would be complete restriction on sale of such tobacco item in cafés and shops in the markets. He said there would be a complete ban on the opening of any shisha centre or cafe in hotels, markets or public places, while its sa
Gulf News (ae)
added Feb 8, 2017 15:41

[Asia, India] Despite ban, Gurgaon pubs continue serving nicotine-laced hookahs

The Gurgaon administration has claimed that hookah bars are serving molasses containing nicotine, which is injurious to health, especially to “college students and youths”.
Hindustan Times (in)
added Feb 8, 2017 00:51

[New York] Hookahs, Cigarettes Would Be Banned From NYC Bodega Shelves Under New Bill

Hookahs, hookah tobacco, cigarettes and other smoking products and paraphernalia would be yanked from the shelves and window displays of bodegas and most other shops across NYC under a bill proposed this week by City Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, who r
added Feb 4, 2017 16:37
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[Kentucky] Mayor Calls For Including E-Cigs, Hookah In Louisville Smoking Ban

The mayor called on the Metro Council to take such an action during his annual state of the city address this week. He said a surge in e-cigarette and hookah use is “a dangerous shift” from traditional cigarettes. The city’s current smoke-free ordinance
WFPL 89.3 (Louisville, KY)
added Feb 3, 2017 21:34
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Scientists turn to social media to study drug abuse

The use of social media in promoting shisha is also rife and one of the reasons identified for increasing use. "As water-pipe use rapidly grows in popularity, novel data streams are needed that can help capture and document the social and environmental co
The Standard (ke)
added Jan 30, 2017 22:29

[New York] Roswell Park-led national study details tobacco use

And, one finding so far sticks out as surprising: that so many people -- 40 percent overall in the study -- use at least two tobacco products. The most common combinations included cigarettes with e-cigarettes, cigarillos or a hookah. For cigarettes an
Buffalo (NY) News
added Jan 27, 2017 16:58

[Africa, Uganda] 30 people in city arrested as police enforce tobacco law

Thirty people were last Saturday arrested in Kampala in the anti-tobacco operation conducted by the Uganda National Health Consumers Organisation [UNHCO] under the Ministry of Health and the police. This was in pursuit of the implementation of the Tobac
Daily Monitor (ug)
added Jan 24, 2017 22:31

[Asia, India] Hookah bar owner gets 3 years in jail for selling tobacco to minors

The owner of a hookah bar in the city was on Friday awarded three years in jail and fined Rs 1 lakh for selling tobacco to minors in a two-year-old case. Chief judicial magistrate Gagandeep Mittal convicted Rahul Yadav, the owner of Kasba Bar and Snooker
Times of India
added Jan 24, 2017 16:59
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[UK] Shisha cafe boss fined £200 for letting Barking customers smoke

Police and council officers raided Byblos Gardens Shisha Lounge in Longbridge Road, Barking, following a tip-off from residents that its manager was allowing customers to smoke in an enclosed space. Four customers were given £50 fixed penalty notices for
Barking & Dagenham Post (uk)
added Jan 24, 2017 16:48

Waterpipe Promotion and Use on Instagram: #Hookah

users take pride in their purchases and like to show their customized, and often times elaborate, waterpipes to their followers. Instagram has been underutilized in understanding tobacco related-behaviors and identifying tobacco-related promotional materi
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jan 24, 2017 05:20
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