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[Asia, Malaysia] Fatwa Council declares e-cigarettes and vape 'haram'

The National Fatwa Council has declared the use of electronic cigarettes and vaping as haram for Muslims. Based on scientific studies and findings, council chairman Tan Sri Dr Abdul Shukor Husin said they had found that the vaping trend would not bring b
The Star (my)
added Dec 22, 2015 05:37
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Banning vape or e-cigarettes a religious issue, says Jainab

Leave the issue on the banning of vape or e-cigarette in the state to the Sabah Islamic Religious Affairs Department (JHEAINS), said Community Development and Consumer Affairs minister, Datuk Jainab Ahmad Ayid....said the issue is a religious one and the
Borneo Post (my)
added Dec 20, 2015 19:35
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EXCLUSIVE: Inside the 'bromance' of Tom Cruise and Scientology leader David Miscavige: How they gamble and smoke cigars together and share a special language - but Miscavige secretly recorded the movie star

DM's got this huge cigar humidor in the lounge, which is just a pretense for Cruise. They'd be smoking away. 'I offered DM a cigar when Cruise wasn't there and he said: "I don't even like those things, you can still smell them three days later." 'It was a
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 2, 2015 18:22
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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
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[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
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[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
HiviSasa.com (ke)
added Nov 21, 2015 21:31
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[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
HiviSasa.com (ke)
added Nov 21, 2015 21:30
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[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
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[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
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