Headlines Tagged with Iran — 236 headlines found
[Mid-east] Profits Funding Terror: New Reports Examine Financial Tentacles of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard
The report released on Tuesday in London says the IRGC funds its activities by smuggling items ranging from oil and gas to cigarettes and narcotics, with imports and exports moving through the docks worth some $12 billion a year.
Mar 8, 2017 CNSNews
added Mar 15, 2017 00:19
Over 71 percent of the participants believed that hookah smoking would be more harmful to one's health than smoking cigarettes. 86 percent of the respondents showed disapproval of smoking hookahs, women more than men, and villagers more than city people
Jan 11, 2015 Tehran Times
added Jan 11, 2015 03:00
Smoking water-pipes is an age-old tradition with roots in Iran and India, but its recent resurgence in popularity among young Iranians is raising alarm bells with health professionals.
Jul 15, 2014 The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 22, 2014 15:30
About 14.8 billion cigarettes were produced in Iran during the first four months of the current Iranian year that started on March 21, registering a 37% increase compared with the corresponding period of last year, the head of Tobacco Planning and Superv
Aug 2, 2017 Financial Tribune
added Aug 4, 2017 18:25
A total of 2.6 billion cigarettes were produced in Iran in the first month of the current fiscal year (started March 21), registering a 63% increase compared with the corresponding period of last year, the head of the Center for Tobacco Planning and Supe
May 8, 2017 Financial Tribune
added May 8, 2017 19:10
[Africa, Mid-east] Factors influencing the tobacco control policy process in Egypt and Iran: a scoping review
This study addresses a gap in knowledge concerning tobacco control in the Middle East and has identified multiple factors which are potentially slowing the process of enforcing policy to address tobacco consumption. Iran is the regional leader for tobacc
Jul 10, 2017 BioMed Central (uk)
added Jul 13, 2017 01:06
The team found traces of cadmium, iron, arsenic, nickel, copper, zinc and manganese. Iron was the predominant metal across all samples, with up to an average of 166µg/g found across all sites. Dobaradaran also took samples 10 days later to find out wheth
Jul 11, 2016 Royal Society of Chemistry (uk)
added Jul 11, 2016 20:57
[Iran, USA] MEIER: A Reporter Is an Unlikely Keeper of Secrets in the Case of a Missing C.I.A. Consultant
The article, which appeared in the Financial Times... reported that Robert Levinson, a former F.B.I. agent turned private investigator, had disappeared on an Iranian island while investigating cigarette counterfeiting on behalf of a big tobacco company.
Jun 3, 2016 New York Times
added Jun 3, 2016 16:13
A new study published in the journal Respirology reveals that water pipe smoking, such as hookah or bong smoking, affects lung function and respiratory symptoms as much as cigarette smoking.
Aug 30, 2012 EurekAlert
added Sep 2, 2012 14:07
Confusing rules, conflicting agendas. Sometimes a pipe is not just a pipe.
Nov 22, 2011 PBS
added Nov 22, 2011 00:00