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[Mid-east, Syria, UK] Cigarettes kill, and so do we: Islamic State launch anti-smoking campaign

BARMY I.S. jihadists are launching an anti-smoking campaign - warning militants that lighting up can kill. The evil terror group - infamous for beheading hostages and murdering innocent civilians - urged followers to ditch fags or risk filling their lun
The Sun (uk)
added Nov 27, 2015 16:20

[Asia] Daesh in new anti-smoking campaign in Syria

many residents smoke in private homes, paying astronomical sums of money to smuggle cigarettes...has ordered an anti-smoking campaign on the billboards of al-Raqqa and in their online propaganda—testimony, if anything, t
Gulf News (ae)
added Nov 27, 2015 15:20

[Africa, Kenya] Religious leaders hail ban on smoking in public

Religious leaders in Nakuru have welcomed a move to ban cigarette smoking in public premises. Their sentiments comes a day after the county Public Health Office banned smoking in public areas including schools, hospitals, churches, government offices amo (ke)
added Nov 21, 2015 21:31

[Kenya] Public smokers in Nakuru to pay Sh50,000 fine in new law

According to Samwel Kingori, the county’s public health chief officer, smokers will no longer be allowed to enjoy their puffs in places like schools, parks and public offices and institutions. Interestingly, King’ori includes churches in his list of pla (ke)
added Nov 21, 2015 21:30

[Australia] Holy smokes! Criminals eager to beat the smoking ban in prison are using the BIBLE to roll up cigarettes with smuggled tobacco

Victorian prisoners have been caught smoking smuggled tobacco using papers from the Bible, despite an implemented smoking ban Used for their likeness to the branded rolling paper, Tally-Ho, the thin papers reportedly burn well as inmates struggle to quit
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 21, 2015 17:39
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[France] Paris terrorist who massacred Bataclan music lovers appears in French rap video and sings: 'You had to run first'

spotted rapping in a video from 2009. Omar Mostefai, then in his early 20s...An old friend described how he abandoned his life of petty crime and turned to religion...He had returned to his faith...He calmed down, he'd stopped drinking, he stopped smoking
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 17, 2015 23:02

[Asia, Asia-pacific, Malaysia] YAP: Smoking Is Smoking Whether Cigarettes, Shisha Or Vape

National Fatwa Council through its chairman Prof. Emeritus Tan Sri Dr. Abd Shukor Husin had declared electronic cigarettes as prohibited in Islam. It is classified as dangerous, wasteful and harmful to the health....All parties must work together to comba
Malaysian Digest (my)
added Nov 17, 2015 14:43

[Cambodia] 'Exposing sex organs is a crime punishable by law': Angkor Wat introduces new code of tourist conduct that bans stripping naked, smoking and taking selfies with monks

The new code of conduct prohibits revealing clothing, smoking, and giving money to begging children
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 14, 2015 02:17

[Asia, India] Raised eyebrows as Harbhajan Singh offers hookah to wedding guests

has courted another controversy by offering hookahs to guests during his marriage celebrations. Sikh organisations are up in arms against Bhajji, who allegedly violated Sikh religious norms by allowing the smoking of tobacco, which is forbidden in Sikhi
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 2, 2015 09:05

[Wisconsin] Faith-based shareholder groups confront e-cigarette companies

Religious groups that hold shares in Altria and Reynolds American this week called on the companies to test their products, including electronic cigarettes, for toxic chemicals and take other measures to protect the safety of consumers. Altria is the pa
Milwaukee (WI) Journal-Sentinel
added Oct 31, 2015 14:22
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