Headlines Tagged with Iran — 239 headlines found
[Asia] Time trend of smoking scenes in Iranian movies during the past three decades (1982–2011): a historical analysis
The significant increase in the proportion of movies depicting tobacco consumption and in the duration of smoking depictions over the past 30 years underscores the need for increased regulation of the Iranian film industry to minimise this important sourc
Jul 14, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Jul 15, 2015 10:28
Jihan Tavila, the representative of the World Health Organization in Iran, donated the award for international tobacco control to Dr. Kazem Nadafi, the head of the Health Ministry's Center for Environmental and Occupational Health announced on Wednesday.
Jul 3, 2014 Tehran Times
added Jul 3, 2014 04:42
Iran's latest smoking statistics show the age of beginner smokers dropping to 13, and government institutions have few answers to this problem.
Jun 16, 2014 Al-Monitor
added Jun 17, 2014 07:55
Cinema and television are among the most outstanding international media outlets that could bring an end to the destructive business of tobacco by placing a total ban on nicotine propaganda, Iran’s Health Ministry announced in a press release on the occas
May 30, 2013 Tehran Times
added May 30, 2013 01:34
Smoking in Iran is at record levels, social observers and national health groups say. Every day more and more people are taking up the habit, some as young as 13 years old, according to the Iranian Anti-Tobacco Association. A local anti-smoking group e
Apr 5, 2017 Financial Tribune
added Apr 6, 2017 02:06
that ban on tobacco had earned Berdimuhamedov his best international press and helped to paper over Turkmenistan's ongoing rifts with most of its neighbours...[FCTC] has close links with the government and held meetings in the capital Ashgabat just last y
Feb 12, 2017 Khaleej Times (ae)
added Feb 13, 2017 03:51
Iran will start banning smoking in public spaces from September 22, a decade after a relevant legislation was ratified, IRNA quoted the secretary general of Iranian Anti-Tobacco Association as saying on Monday.
Sep 21, 2016 Tehran Times
added Sep 22, 2016 17:58
said they did not believe the story that the American government had put out to explain why Mr. Levinson was in Iran — that he had gone there to track counterfeit cigarettes. “It was impossible that he would go to Kish Island on a cigarette case,” Mr. Kur
May 13, 2016 New York Times
added May 14, 2016 23:23
A Christian man in Iran was sentenced by a judge to have his lips burned by a cigarette after he was found eating during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.
Jul 23, 2014 Inquisitr
added Jul 24, 2014 09:41
Iranian researchers at Mashhad University of Medical Science -- who have just published a study on the matter in the journal Respirology -- have found that nargilas are just as harmful to lung function and the respiratory system as conventional tobacco pr
Aug 30, 2012 Jerusalem Post
added Aug 30, 2012 09:51