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[Netherlands] Amsterdam Has a Deal for Alcoholics - Work Paid in Beer

In addition to beer — the brand varies depending on which brewery offers the best price — each member of the cleaning team gets half a packet of rolling tobacco, free lunch and 10 euros a day, or about $13.55.
New York Times
added Dec 4, 2013 23:18

[Netherlands] Possible risks of e-cigarettes

The Dutch Health Ministry announced about the possible health risks of electronic cigarettes. The National Institute for Public Health said it was concerned about a lack of evidence on the possible health effects of e-cigarettes, and said that as a prec (am)
added Dec 1, 2013 04:46

[Netherlands] Dutch sound alarm about possible risks of e-cigarettes

Dutch Health Ministry sounded an early warning on Thursday about the possible health risks of electronic cigarettes, announcing plans to clamp down on labeling ahead of European regulations. The move followed an analysis of existing scientific research b
added Nov 29, 2013 20:36

[Netherlands] Amsterdam pays alcoholics in beer to clean streets

For a day's work, they receive 10 euros (around $13 U.S.), a half-packet of rolling tobacco and five cans of beer — two to start the day, two at lunch and one for after work.
USA Today
added Nov 20, 2013 15:17

[Netherlands, UK] Cigarette Smoking 'Could Make You Psychotic'

Experts at the Institute of Psychiatry in London are publishing research suggesting that smoking cigarettes may be a contributory cause of schizophrenia (a psychotic disorder). This startling finding includes a just published study, plus research to be pu
Huffington Post (blog)
added Nov 16, 2013 02:31

Netherlands probes Miley Cyrus smoking stunt

Dutch authorities have launched an investigation into whether a smoking ban was violated after US pop star Miley Cyrus lit up what appeared to be a joint on stage during the MTV music awards in Amsterdam.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Nov 13, 2013 15:46

[Netherlands] Miley Cyrus lights a dubious hand rolled cigarette as she and Katy Perry lead the winners at the MTV EMA awards

Miley Cyrus, whose latest onstage attempt at distancing herself from Hannah Montana saw her light a very suspicious looking cigarette. The 20-year-old singer had already turned heads when she opened 2013 MTV Europe Video Music Awards the show with a twer
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 11, 2013 05:50

[Netherlands] MTV Censored Miley Cyrus Smoking Onstage, Now You'll Never Know About It

On Sunday, MTV held the European Music Awards and, big surprise, Miley … pulled out what Deadline calls "a suspicious-looking cigarette that many have identified as a joint" and proceeded to smoke it on stage. The awards were held in Amsterdam, so, you k
The Atlantic Monthly
added Nov 11, 2013 05:49

[Netherlands] Number Of Smokers Decreases

It is expected that of al the Dutch older than 15, 25% or even slightly less will smoke this year. This was stated by State Secretary Martin van Rijn, during a debate on smoking in the House.
NL Times (nl)
added Oct 3, 2013 04:34

[Netherlands, New Zealand] Live foreign insect found in tobacco pouch

A foreign live insect larva that could have terrible effects on New Zealand agriculture was the last thing Richard Master expected to find in his tobacco pouch. The live Trogoderma variabile, commonly called a warehouse beetle, was found by Mr Master in
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Sep 25, 2013 15:52
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