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[India] Yoga helped dads quit smoking

The Government Boys' Primary School at Veerapur, Hubli has started yoga sessions for parents of students on the school premises.
Times of India
added Nov 25, 2012 11:58

[India] Tobacco dealers' plea against ban rejected

The Delhi high court on Friday made it clear that wholesale tobacco dealers will also not be allowed to operate from within 100 yards of schools, colleges and other educational institutions in the Capital. The court dismissed a petition filed by an assoc
Hindustan Times (in)
added Nov 10, 2012 21:43

[Oklahoma] SWAT’s message helped all Jackson County schools go tobacco-free

The Jackson County Tobacco Education Committee and Students Working Against Tobacco have worked hard to campaign for these policies and continue to work to raise awareness about their importance by posting signs such as the one pictured in Olustee
Altus (OK) Times
added Nov 8, 2012 13:31

Changes in tobacco industry advertising around high schools in Greece following an outdoor advertising ban: a follow-up study

The outdoor advertising restriction in Greece has led to a reduced number of tobacco advertisements per POS, and the eradication of billboard advertising. Nevertheless, there is a need to regulate kiosks, which were identified as a key vector for tobacco
Tobacco Control
added Nov 7, 2012 05:53

[Japan] Osaka teachers who left campus to smoke must return wages

High school teachers who sneaked away from school grounds to smoke will be ordered to return part of their wages to the Osaka prefectural government for working hours lost. Prefectural education board officials said five teachers and two other employees
Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added Oct 23, 2012 17:29

Japan Teachers Fined for Sneaky Smoking

Five teachers in Japan who sneaked off school grounds for a crafty cigarette in between lessons have been hit with hefty fines, officials said Tuesday. Education board bosses docked up to 500,000 yen ($6,300) from each of the five after they were caught
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 23, 2012 17:21

Local Governments Continue to Seek Restrictions on Tobacco Products

For the first nine months of this year, NATO has monitored and responded to almost 50 proposed local tobacco ordinances across the country. These ordinances propose various restrictions which may include a requirement that cigars be sold in packages of f
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Oct 23, 2012 17:07

Battle heats up over proposed 429% increase on cigarette taxes in Missouri

Voters will decide on controversial measure during the November election
KYTV KY3 (Springfield, MO)
added Oct 19, 2012 02:54

[Missouri] Proposed cigarette tax would benefit schools

According to a press release issued by Cassville R-4 School District Superintendent Richard Asbill, Proposition B will generate around $283 million each year and 50 percent of the funding will benefit Missouri school districts.
Cassville (MO) Democrat
added Oct 21, 2012 22:57
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VIDEO: New bill bans smoking at playgrounds, schools, universities - Russian premier - Ukrainian news. Interfax-Ukraine

A recently proposed anti-tobacco bill would introduce a sweeping ban on smoking at playgrounds for young children, schools, universities and administrative buildings, as well as at cafes and restaurants starting from 2015, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry M
Interfax Ukraine (ua)
added Oct 16, 2012 23:16
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