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[Asia, Bangladesh] ISLAM: Relentless fight against tobacco

we see people smoking randomly in public places. Smoking is surely creating an extra burden on our health system as various smoking-related health problems take away a good chunk of our medical expenses. It is sad to see that poor people like day workers
Financial Express (bd)
added Jul 6, 2017 16:12
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[Asia-pacific] How do Singaporeans feel about the local e-cigarette ban?

While Singapore is well on its way of becoming a smoke-free island (in terms of regulations), locals do not believe that this will necessarily encourage smokers to quit, and think that authorities should be open towards safer tobacco alternatives such a
Vaping Post (ch)
added Jul 8, 2017 02:28
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[Delaware] DSU one of few smoke-free HBCUs

Two years after declaring its campus tobacco-free, Delaware State University remains one of just a few Historically Black Colleges and Universities to have no-smoking policies. Although many college campuses in the U.S. have adopted the smoke-free attit
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Jul 6, 2017 17:36
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[Asia, India] Sale of tobacco products banned in HC premises

The sale of cigarettes and tobacco products inside the Delhi High Court complex has been banned since June 16 this year, the court was informed today. This decision was today communicated to a bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Har
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jul 6, 2017 16:13
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Health officials: Wisconsin celebrates 7 years of smoke-free air in workplaces

According to a press release from the Eau Claire City-County Health Department, a 2010 legislation passed in Wisconsin to eliminate indoor smoking in all workplaces, including bars and restaurants. In Eau Claire County, the percentage of youth using tob
WQOW ABC 18 (Eau Claire, WI)
added Jul 6, 2017 16:13
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Commuting is such a drag! Video captures woman wearing an orange MTA vest lighting up a cigar on New York subway train

'Oh my god,' says one man. 'An MTA worker is lighting ... up.' Another man is then seen in the video entering the frame beside the woman and making an obscene gesture.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 5, 2017 18:53
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[New Zealand] Auckland CBD, beaches and al fresco dining areas to become smokefree

Smoking will be banned in Auckland's CBD as Auckland Council ramps up its goal of becoming a smokefree city. Auckland Council is putting measures in place to make beaches, urban centres and al fresco dining areas smokefree areas by 2018. Urban centres
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 5, 2017 17:17
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[Ohio] EDITORIAL: Our View: Other universities should follow smoke-free lead of Kent State, Akron

And in Ohio, a state in which the smoking rate has exceeded the national average, it’s especially important that a concerted effort is being made by major employers and educational institutions...Though Kent and Akron aren’t breaking new ground, their boa
New Philadelphia (OH) Times-Reporter
added Jul 5, 2017 17:17
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CRIPE: Clean air for all / Time to rally for those left behind by Indiana's smokefree law

July 1 marked the five-year anniversary of Indiana's 2012 smokefree air law....To this day, unless covered by stronger local ordinances,the employees of bars, casinos, private clubs and fraternal organizations in Indiana are exempted from protection, leav
Fort Wayne (IN) Journal-Gazette
added Jul 5, 2017 17:17
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[UK] Pubs reflect on 10 years of no smoking

The smoking ban isn't the only reason for the decline in the industry, said Morecambe's Pubwatch chairman.
The Morecambe Visitor (uk)
added Jul 5, 2017 14:59
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