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[Asia, India] Theatre artistes scream their lungs out against smoking

The Hindu deity of death and Chitragupta, the chronicler of fate, are two key characters in a dark comedy with a simple message: "Smoking is fatal, not glamorous". The quirky street play -- Tauba Karo Tobacco Se (Keep away from tobacco), replete with pun
India Today Magazine (in)
added May 31, 2017 15:46
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World No Tobacco Day 2017 Quotes: 10 Motivational Sayings That Will Help You Quit Smoking

1. "The true face of smoking is disease, death and horror - not the glamour and sophistication the pushers in the tobacco industry try to portray." — David Byrne 2. "You're always better off if you quit smoking; it's never too late." — Loni Anderson
IBT - International Business Times
added May 31, 2017 15:46
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[Canada] On World No Tobacco Day, Nunavut urges people to go tobacco-free

More than two in three Inuit living in Nunavut and aged 15 and older are daily smokers, according to Statistics Canada. To lower the numbers of smokers in Nunavut, the department’s Tobacco Reduction Program wants organizations, associations and hamlets
Nunatsiaq News (ca)
added May 31, 2017 15:45
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Tobacco's Killer Toxins Also Wreak Havoc On The Environment: WHO

Newsroom America
added May 31, 2017 15:42
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[Asia, India] Tobacco: The Silent Killer Of Meghalaya

the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India launched the National Tobacco Control Programme (NTCP) in 2007- 08. To curb the use of tobacco, warnings are also flashed on cinema and TV screens against its harmful effects across the countr
Shillong Times (in)
added May 31, 2017 15:22
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[Asia] China Focus: More urban Chinese smokers quit: report

More smokers in Chinese cities are quitting the habit compared to a decade ago thanks to regional tobacco control regulations and improved public awareness, according to a report released on World No-Tobacco Day on Wednesday. The quitting rate -- which me
Xinhua Newswire
added May 31, 2017 15:21
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[Australia] World No Tobacco Day: 31 per cent of single parents in WA smoke

smoking is most rife among disadvantaged groups, such as single parents, the homeless and people with a mental illness. Some 31 per cent of single parents unable or unwilling to kick the habit and one in three people with a mental illness smokes compared
Perth (WA) Sunday Times (au)
added May 31, 2017 15:08
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[Asia, India] Amitabh on Tuesday night tweeted, "World No Tobacco Day

The 74-year-old icon also wrote on his blog that smoking was injurious to health. "Quit the habit of smoking, it is injurious to health. Aarrggh... Sounding like those adverts that come before the screening of any film," he wrote.
Times of India
added May 31, 2017 15:07
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[Europe] Gibraltar among EU’s worst for smoking

An EU-wide survey published yesterday by the European Commission ahead of World No Tobacco Day found that the highest smoking rates were in Greece (37%), Bulgaria, France (both 36%) and Croatia (35%).
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added May 31, 2017 15:04
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[Asia, India] Minors can easily buy cigarettes in Mumbai, survey finds

, a survey has pointed towards the rampant sale of loose cigarettes in the city in blatant violation of the Cigarette and Other Tobacco Products Act (COTPA). It also found that minors can easily buy cigarettes from shops, most of which did not display war
Times of India
added May 31, 2017 15:02
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