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[Virginia] Court: Hookah lounge exempt from Va. smoking ban

A divided Virginia Court of Appeals has ruled that a Blacksburg hookah lounge is exempt from the state's restaurant smoking ban. In a 6-3 ruling Tuesday, the court said the She-Sha Cafe and Hookah Lounge is not subject to the ban because it's a retail t
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 23, 2013 11:19
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[UK] Wembley shisha bar owner fined for allowing customers to breach smoking ban

Ibrahim Marashi, 45, owner of Fayrouz Lounge at Neeld Parade in Wembley Hill Road, Wembley, admitted failing to prevent smoking at his premises following an investigation by Brent Council. Willesden Magistrates’ Court heard the council received complain
Kilburn Times (uk)
added Dec 16, 2013 19:12
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LETTER: Smoking in Pakistan

There should be ban on advertising of tobacco. Government should make strict law for the sale of cigarette and also should ban on "Shisha". High tax rates on cigarettes also can reduce smoking.
Frontier Post (pk)
added Dec 11, 2013 22:38
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[Massachusetts] Franklin: Public hearing set for new tobacco regulations

The three-member board scheduled the hearing for its Jan. 7 meeting, set to begin at 10 a.m. at the Municipal Building, 355 East Central St. Health Director David McKearney wrote the proposed regulations. If passed, the controls would reshape how the to
Milford (MA) Daily News
added Dec 8, 2013 13:35
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[Canada] Alberta pipe ban could see hookah tradition go up in smoke

Over the next 18 months, about 70 Alberta restaurants will have to evolve or perish. That’s because last week the Province moved to ban water pipes from public places. For these dozens of businesses offering hookah (or “shisha”), it’s all but an eviction
Metro (ca)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:48
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Qatar’s tobacco challenge: 17 cigarettes a day and about 65,000 smokers in total

A new survey has revealed that there are about 51,000 cigarette smokers and 14,000 shisha smokers in Qatar. Some smoke up to 17 cigarettes a day. The 2013 Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) was carried out by the Supreme Council of Health (SCH) in colla
JustHere Qatar (qa)
added Dec 3, 2013 14:03
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Qatar’s tobacco challenge: 17 cigarettes a day and about 65,000 smokers in total

A new survey has revealed that there are about 51,000 cigarette smokers and 14,000 shisha smokers in Qatar. Some smoke up to 17 cigarettes a day. The 2013 Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) was carried out by the Supreme Council of Health (SCH) in colla
JustHere Qatar (qa)
added Dec 3, 2013 14:03
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[Canada] Alberta legislature passes new rules on smoking in cars, use of water pipes

The approval of Bill 33 late Wednesday, combined with a separate bill to ban the sale of flavoured tobacco products, gives Alberta some of the most aggressive tobacco-control restrictions in the country, says a leading advocate.
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Dec 3, 2013 13:59
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[Saudi Arabia] Has the smoking ban made us any healthier?

more than a year later, the ban is still in place and inspections to ensure establishments are obeying the law are abundant. Authorities are resisting the pressure from café owners – some of whom stated they lost 80 percent of revenues, while others had t
Saudi Gazette Online (sa)
added Nov 25, 2013 11:22
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[Canada] Herbal shisha a potential health hazard: study

In a new study published this month in the peer-reviewed journal Tobacco Control, an international team of researchers led by the U of A studied three popular Canadian brands of herbal shisha and found trace toxic metals such as chromium, nickel and arse
University of Alberta (ca)
added Nov 25, 2013 10:21
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