Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with UK 24,929 headlines found

0 Views

[France, UK, Oklahoma] VIDEO. Explosions, intoxications, incendies: Les accidents de cigarettes électroniques se multiplient [VIDEO. Explosions, poisonings, fires: Accidents from Electronic cigarettes are increasing]

The vapotage could have done such bad publicity stunts ... Another victim of electronic cigarette. Marie-Claude was burned by 5 cm at the thigh to the third degree, because, she said, the explosion of the battery from its electronic cigarette in his poc
20 Minutes France (fr)
added Sep 20, 2014 13:19
0 Views

[UK] Barber thought smoking cannabis prevents cancer, court hears

A barber who believed smoking cannabis might help prevent cancer started growing the drug in his house, a judge heard.
Midlands Express and Star (uk)
added Sep 19, 2014 20:25
1 View

[UK] People urged to protect their eye sight for National Eye Health Week

- Quit smoking: Toxic chemicals in tobacco smoke can damage the delicate surface and the internal structure of the eye, leading to an increased risk of many eye conditions
Kidderminster Shuttle (uk)
added Sep 19, 2014 14:44
3 Views

[Canada, UK] Institute of Economic Affairs

The Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) is a leading right wing UK think tank, set up in 1955, which has a history of close collaboration with the tobacco industry, detailed on the pages below:
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Sep 19, 2014 14:33
5 Views

[Switzerland, UK] Who funds the arts and why we should care ($$)

I could find no one at Art Basel prepared to answer a question about why it felt it acceptable to take tobacco sponsorship. Instead, Art Basel issued a statement that simply applauded Davidoff as a “dedicated supporter of art”
Financial Times (uk)
added Sep 19, 2014 14:07
5 Views

[UK] Sin taxes hit the poor hardest [Mark Littlewood features in The Sun]

Mark Littlewood, Director General of the IEA, has featured in The Sun, in an article concerning warnings against the Labour party's proposal to increase taxes on alcohol and tobacco to help fund the NHS.
Institute of Economic Affairs (uk)
added Sep 19, 2014 12:22
3 Views

[UK, UK-Scotland] Scottish referendum: Glasgow No supporters celebrate with cheers at dawn

"I think there was a big silent No vote," said one man in his 20s. "... it was won by people who were concerned for their pension, the NHS and the overall welfare not just of Scotland but the wider United Kingdom."
BBC Online
added Sep 19, 2014 12:18
1 View

[UK] Higher 'sin taxes' would punish poor Brits, Labour warned ($$)

LABOUR was warned last night that hiking tax on booze and cigarettes to help fund the NHS would punish the poorest Brits.
The Sun (uk)
added Sep 19, 2014 12:12
0 Views

[UK] Labour considers staking all on saving the NHS

Extra spending and raising profile of service could form key plank of 2015 election strategy
The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 19, 2014 12:10
2 Views

[UK] UPDATE 1-Wholesaler Booker's second quarter buoyed by non-tobacco sales

Booker Group Plc, Britain's biggest cash-and-carry wholesaler, said a robust performance at its non-tobacco business helped it post a marginal increase in second-quarter sales.
Reuters
added Sep 18, 2014 17:28
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines