Headlines Tagged with Russia — 1,726 headlines found
Experts from the Eurasian Tobacco Coalition sent a request to Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to bring excises on cigarettes to the level of the EU.
Sep 13, 2017 Pravda Online
added Sep 14, 2017 00:53
Russia is recruiting smugglers on its western frontier to work as spies and informants in an attempt to destabilize its neighbor Estonia, a gateway to the European Union and NATO, a BuzzFeed News investigation can reveal. At least five men have been arre
Sep 13, 2017 BuzzFeed
added Sep 14, 2017 00:52
Alyokhina, sitting cross-legged and barefoot, is chain-smoking in a grassy square..Alyokhina, a youthful-looking 29-year-old who still has to show ID to buy her two packs of cigarettes a day, rolls her eyes and lets loose one of her infectious laughs.
Sep 9, 2017 Times Of London (uk)
added Sep 9, 2017 17:43
In 2015, the OECD attributed Russia's slow increase in life expectancy to “the impact of the economic transition in the 1990s and a rise in risk-increasing behavior among men,” including heavy drinking and smoking.
Aug 15, 2017 Moscow Times (ru)
added Aug 15, 2017 17:00
The Ministry of Health of Russia is going to ban vapes, hookahs, to dissuade women from abortion, to force everyone to give up smoking and start doing sports – these are the tasks listed in the priority project to develop a healthy lifestyle approved by
Aug 11, 2017 Realnoe Vremya (ru)
added Aug 11, 2017 15:56
"The general idea of the bill, which is being developed in the ministry, is that the use of vaping should be regulated the same way as the use of conventional cigarettes. Today, a great deal of adolescents use both hookahs and vaping devices, and all this
Aug 9, 2017 Pravda Online
added Aug 9, 2017 23:59
[Russia] Shocking moment a drunk passenger is KNOCKED OUT by a fellow flyer after launching an expletive-laden tirade when he was stopped from smoking on a flight from Moscow to Barcelona
The man, named only as Vitaly, shouted expletives on the Barcelona bound jet He was intoxicated when and grew annoyed that he wasn't allowed to smoke The flight was traveling from Moscow and Vitaly insulted the Russian passengers
Jul 27, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 27, 2017 20:24
We had a case where a shelter in the Perm region burned down. A number of residents died in the blaze; others were badly burnt. ...the reason for the fire became clear: the inmates had started smoking en masse in their rooms.
Jul 20, 2017 openDemocracy.net (uk)
added Jul 20, 2017 18:23
Russia's lower house of parliament approved a law to delay an increase in tobacco excise tax by six months until July 1 2018. The current excise duty stands at 1,562 rubles ($26.44) per 1,000 cigarettes and 14.5 percent of its presumed value, a calculati
Jul 19, 2017 Reuters
added Jul 19, 2017 14:59
[Pennsylvania] Friendship Through Football 20 years later: Culture shock, learning experiences in Russia
On a sunny Moscow day 20 years ago, nearly 100 Meadville football players and their coaches posed in Red Square...Other sources of culture shock included the sight of Russian children as young as 12 drinking vodka and smoking, several people said.
Jul 1, 2017 Meadville (PA) Tribune
added Jul 1, 2017 19:48