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[Canada] 'Irresponsible, illegal and extremely dangerous' Montreal subway drinking marathon prompts investigation

Participants are seen drinking and smoking on métro cars and platforms; vomiting in métro cars and on platforms and outside stations; urinating on station benches, tracks and walls; sitting on platform edges; and drawing graffiti outside stations.
National Post (ca)
added Mar 29, 2013 16:08
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Fines for smoking on Russian airlines may rise to $1600

Fines for smoking on board a plane may rise to 50,000 rubles ($1,625) according to a bill submitted to the State Duma by a group of lawmakers representing all parties. The sponsors of the bill propose amending the Administrative Offenses Code and introdu
Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI) (ru)
added Mar 26, 2013 13:30
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[UK] Policeman assaulted after tram smoking argument in Altrincham

The 45-year-old informed a man smoking at the tram doors on the platform that smoking was not permitted there. After the man became verbally abusive, he identified himself as a police officer. He was knocked to the floor by a second man in a group of ab
BBC Online
added Feb 26, 2013 09:23
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Russia outlaws smoking in all public places

smoking will soon be banned: - In cafes, bars, restaurants and other catering places; - At workplaces and in office buildings; - On beaches; - In long-distance trains, aircraft and long-distance passenger vessels. - At airports, bus stations, sea and
Pravda Online
added Feb 13, 2013 12:40
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Russia adopts major bill to ban smoking in public places

Most anti-tobacco measures will come into force on June 1, 2013. This summer, smoking will be banned in public places, including hospitals, production facilities, public transport, suburban trains and government offices.
Russia Beyond The Headlines (Rossiyskaya gazeta) (ru)
added Jan 31, 2013 10:55
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[Australia] VIDEO: NSW smoking ban: Smokers like it

YESTERDAY’S introduction of strict outdoor smoking bans in NSW drew few objections on the Border; even smokers believe the tougher laws are a good idea. It is now illegal to smoke in many outdoor public areas, including train stations, bus stops and spo
The Border Mail (au)
added Jan 8, 2013 05:33
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[Pakistan] Beware of smoking at public places

The reason is that the city administration, which was earlier lenient with the violators of Prohibition of Smoking and Protection of Non-Smokers Health Ordinance, will be cracking down on smoking at restricted places from tomorrow (Monday). The crackdown
The News (pk)
added Dec 31, 2012 10:24
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[China] Staff smoking on bullet train broadcasted on CCTV

However, when the bullet train G801 entered into Wuhan station, netizens spotted a scene that several people went out of the train with cigarettes in hand, one of those even wearing staff badge. Yesterday four video snapshots featuring staff smoking on
subaonet.com (cn)
added Dec 30, 2012 16:44
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[China] Beijing-Guangzhou Railway staff caught smoking on train by CCTV

the Beijing-Guangzhou High-speed Railway is already plagued by scandal. On the day the new line opened, CCTV made a live broadcast of train G801 pulling over at Wuhan Station and its driver coming off duty. A number of passengers were spotted holding and
Shanghaiist (blog)
added Dec 29, 2012 11:35
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[China] Bullet train smokers risk detention

SMOKERS on high-speed rail lines may be detained as Shanghai railway operators strengthen the crackdown on smoking onboard. The detention can range from five days to 10 days, said the Shanghai Railway Bureau. The change is effective immediately.
Shanghai Daily (cn)
added Dec 24, 2012 17:23
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