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[UK] Absolutely smokin'! Nigella Lawson displays her svelte figure in skinny jeans as she enjoys E-cigarette in London

Although currently in the midst of filming for her series, Nigella Lawson enjoyed a well-deserved day off as she displayed her off duty fashion while smoking on an E-cigarette in London on Monday.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 10, 2016 16:18

[Africa, South Africa] ARCHIVE: SARS drama spills over into the UK

Last year, it emerged that BAT had paid Pretoria attorney Belinda Walter to feed them intelligence on the illicit tobacco trade in South Africa. Others, however, claim that Walter was paid for information on some of BAT’s competitors in South Africa, incl
News24 (za)
added Aug 16, 2016 14:11

UK government should fund media campaigns that promote quitting, not films that promote smoking

A letter from leading international tobacco researchers published today by Addiction calls for the UK government to stop subsidising films that they claim promote smoking and spend more on media campaigns that promote quitting. Anti-tobacco media campaig
added Jul 1, 2016 21:22

[UK] Hugh's latest flop: He's starred in plenty of stinkers, but are his four bellies and a turtle neck his biggest let down yet?

Cosmetic surgeon Alex Karidis believes that Hugh is paying a heavy price for his smoking habit — he has been spotted puffing away for years.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 4, 2016 01:26

[UK] Axa to ditch its €1.7bn investments in tobacco shares and bonds

Axa is to ditch its tobacco investments, arguing that owning them clashes with its position as a health insurer. The move is a timely boost to anti-tobacco campaigners, coming as other big investors consider going back into the sector.
Financial Times (uk)
added May 23, 2016 02:40

[UK] NOBLE: Plain packaging: The starting gun has been fired on the tobacco industry

As we see the colours, designs and images disappear from packs, we will lose the familiar signals that help us understand products and the differences between them. There will be effects, in our attitudes and behaviour, the products available and how th
City A.M. (uk)
added May 22, 2016 19:46

Plain packaging: Here are six reactions to today's High Court ruling on cigarette packets in the UK that will be introduced tomorrow

4. "Ruling is a bad decision on many levels" - Institute of Economic Affairs "This is a bad day for intellectual property and a good day for counterfeiters," Chris Snowdon... 5. "A crushing defeat for the tobacco industry" - ASH "This landmark judgemen
City A.M. (uk)
added May 20, 2016 18:35

[UK] SAMUEL: The defeat of Big Tobacco on plain packaging is good for democracy

businesses have a responsibility not to bring vexatious and groundless lawsuits that attempt to undermine national sovereignty. Following its defeat, the tobacco industry ought to withdraw from the field and reconsider its tactics.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added May 19, 2016 23:23

[Europe, UK] Philip Morris International Comments on English Court’s Plain Packaging Decision

"Inexplicably...the Court’s reasoning relies heavily on a 2006 decision by a judge in the United States in a case about US law to which PMI was not even a party...We will instead maintain our focus on efforts to develop and commercialize scientifically su
Philip Morris International (ch)
added May 19, 2016 12:49

[Europe, UK] Big tobacco's new plea: Finish the law we hate

While the industry makes no bones about hating those warnings and is fighting them in court, they also say EU countries and the European Commission must finish implementing the historic tobacco products directive so companies can comply in time. The law
added May 16, 2016 19:22
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