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Feb 27, 2019
Kim Jong-un spotted smoking cigarette hours before arrival in Vietnam for summit with Donald TrumpFootage by Japan’s TBS TV showed Kim Jong-un, a habitual smoker, taking a pre-dawn smoke break Tuesday at a train station in China hours before his arrival in Vietnam for his high-stakes summit with President Donald Trump
Sep 17, 2018
More than 2 million US school students are using marijuana in electronic cigarettes, says latest survey on vapingA school-based survey shows nearly 1 in 11 US students have used marijuana in electronic cigarettes, heightening concern about the new popularity of vaping among teens.
Sep 13, 2018
Cases of chronic lung diseases up from 28mn to 55mn during 1990-2016, diabetes prevalence doubles: Lancet studyAccording to the Global Burden of Disease Study 1990-2016, the contribution of air pollution to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) was found to be higher than that of smoking in India.
Jul 25, 2018
Saba Qamar's smoking pictures leaked on social media, conservatives ask 'Are you even a Muslim?'Today in daily sexism and misogyny: Saba Qamar has dethroned Mahira Khan to become the archetypal 'Muslim woman who also likes her cigarettes'.
May 30, 2018
Most of 2,700 smokers who will die in next 24 hours tried to quit but failed, say expertsOf the 13 countries the Foundation surveyed, the majority of smokers in each consider themselves addicted to cigarette, ranging from 60 percent in India to 91 percent in Japan.
Nov 01, 2017
Perks of being a non-smoker: Japanese firms to give more vacation time to employees who don't puffNon-smoking employees at one Japanese firm are getting six additional days' holiday to compensate for the time their colleagues spend puffing away at work
Sep 23, 2017
Ranbir Kapoor addresses Mahira Khan row: 'Stop with the negativity, let's move on'Ranbir Kapoor finally speaks out in defense of Mahira Khan after the controversy surrounding pictures of them, says both smoking and hate are injurious to health
Jun 07, 2017
Maharashtra may ban sale of e-cigarettes, FDA drafts regulationsStudy revealed that the vapours which are produced after e-liquid flavourings are heated inside e-cigarettes, are toxic.
May 22, 2017
Research says light cigarettes may increase risk of developing lung adenocaricinoma"Light" cigarettes may increase risk of developing lung adenocarcinoma says a research published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.
Jan 10, 2017
Smoking to kill 8 million, cost $1 trillion a year: WHOThe number of tobacco-related deaths is projected to increase from about 6 million deaths annually to about 8 million annually by 2030, with more than 80 percent of these occurring in LMICs (low- and middle-income countries), said a study conducted by WHO and the US National Cancer Institute published on Tuesday