Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,868 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
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
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
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
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
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
We all know that smoking is bad for our health, so much so that the government is looking to make New Zealand smoke free by 2025.
Jul 22, 2012 TV3 (nz)
added Jul 27, 2012 20:30
Associate Health Minister Tariana Turia tell Breakfast why removing tobacco displays is a good move.
Jul 23, 2012 nzoom.com (TVNZ)
added Jul 27, 2012 20:22
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