Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,920 headlines found
One of the country's highest-profile inmates has been at the High Court trying to get the rule that bans smoking in jails thrown out. Arthur Taylor, who is a non-smoker, claims the blanket prohibition breaches part of the Bill of Rights and it isn't rea
Aug 6, 2012 TV3 (nz)
added Aug 6, 2012 11:43
Lower Hutt Mayor Ray Wallace is defending "good employer" Imperial Tobacco, as he prepares to officially open its $45 million factory upgrade.
Aug 5, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Aug 4, 2012 23:16
Corrections staff say safety is also improved because prisoners no longer have access to lighter and matches.
Aug 2, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 5, 2012 14:50
Researchers at the Clinical Trials Research Unit, The University of Auckland, are conducting a study of electronic cigarettes to see if they can help smokers to quit.
Jul 31, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 30, 2012 15:38
As a smoker myself, who has tried many times to kick the habit, I support the move.
Jul 28, 2012 Whangarei Northern Advocate (nz)
added Jul 31, 2012 13:17
National MP Tau Henare has disputed the risks of pregnant women smoking and has described smokers as "the new lepers".
Jul 26, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jul 25, 2012 23:46
A 60-year-old invalid on ACC is being kicked out of his Invercargill home for something he says he did not do. Murray Amos, who is dependent on home help and cannot walk without support, has been told to leave his Isabella St house by property managers
Jul 26, 2012 Southland Times (nz)
added Jul 25, 2012 23:35
National MP Tau Henare is smoking again and has suggested it is OK for pregnant women to do the same.
Jul 26, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 25, 2012 16:37
Both ASH New Zealand and the End Smoking NZ Trust are calling for the sale of duty free cigarettes to be stopped. They were speaking at parliamentary hearings on tobacco taxes today.
Jul 25, 2012 Radio Network (nz)
added Jul 27, 2012 20:32
Designated smoking areas have been set up in the Olympic village and while it might not embody the Games' creed of faster, higher, stronger, organisers cannot be accused of discrimination.
Jul 25, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jul 25, 2012 09:21