Headlines Tagged with Turkey — 612 headlines found
has ordered police to fine a man after catching him smoking in a cafe. The president was visiting a busy street in Istanbul's Esenler district when he spotted the man smoking on an upper floor.
Nov 4, 2014 BBC Online
added Nov 4, 2014 15:22
An Istanbul cafe was fined 6,000 lira (1,677.17 pounds) on Monday after President Tayyip Erdogan scolded one of its clients from the street below for smoking and demanded the establishment be punished. The sight of Erdogan wagging his finger at the smoke
Nov 3, 2014 Reuters
added Nov 4, 2014 08:19
Turkey gets ready to extend ban on smoking in some outdoor areas open to the public after having banned tobacco smoking in enclosed public places, said Turkish Health Minister Mehmet Muezzinoglu on Thursday.
Oct 16, 2014 Xinhua Newswire
added Oct 19, 2014 11:48
One of the few countries combatting smoking effectively by a widespread ban, Turkey also looks to help people quit the habit by implementing a series of measures such as providing free treatment. In 2011, 250,000 smokers were supplied with medication tha
Oct 16, 2014 Daily Sabah (tr)
added Oct 16, 2014 13:06
[Turkey] Ameliorative Effect of Chronic Moderate Exercise in Smoke Exposed or Nicotine Applied Rats From Acute Stress
Biochemical parameters and histological scoring indicated increased tissue injury due to nicotine application and cigarette smoke exposure and exercise training ameliorated these effects in most of the tissues of acute stress induced rats.
Oct 7, 2014 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 15, 2014 20:55
A nearly 1 percent drop in tobacco products, an important indicator in the country’s inflation calculation basket, in addition to a 3.5 percent fall in wine, played a role in the downward move. The food prices in general terms supported the fall. The co
Oct 3, 2014 Hurriyet (tr)
added Oct 3, 2014 22:04
The nargile (known as the water pipe, hookah, hubbly bubbly, shisha and by other names) is said to have originated in the Persian Empire and then came to the Ottomans during the reign of Yavuz Sultan Selim (r. 1512-1520). The Persians are supposed to hav
Sep 19, 2014 Hurriyet (tr)
added Sep 19, 2014 20:36
The poor smoking households benefit the most from increases in excise taxes; from a budgetary perspective, as they reduce their smoking consumption significantly, the share of their excise payment in total household expenditures declines. From a health p
Sep 16, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Sep 17, 2014 08:17
Der Spiegel also said that the false intelligence that prompted a Turkish airstrike in December 2011 that killed 34 suspected PKK militants -- who later turned out to be cigarette smugglers -- came from a US drone flight.
Sep 1, 2014 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Sep 2, 2014 10:14
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg won’t let anything get in the way of his global war on smoking — not even egregious human rights violations.... Turkey also leads the world in imprisoned journalists — having put more reporters behind bars than
Aug 25, 2014 The Daily Caller (blog)
added Aug 25, 2014 17:35