The hearing was adjourned until February 4
Zafar Mirza said that around 1200 children aging between six to 15 years start smoking cigarettes on daily basis in Pakistan.
The ASF recovered 41 cartons of cigarettes from three passengers at Islamabad International Airport.
Federal Board of Revenue's (FBR) crackdown against the traders and businessmen involved in selling of counterfeit cigarettes continued on Tuesday
The number of women and girls who use tobacco products has been steadily declining for years. But tobacco use among males
The passenger was later allowed to travel to his destination.
The illegal imports of cigarettes annually cause a loss of Rs35 billion to the national kitty.
ISLAMABAD: State Minister for Health Dr Zafar Mirza today (Saturday) claimed that the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) had doubled the health budget compared to the past, ARY News reported.
“Chemicals from cigarette smoke affect virtually all cells in the body, including cancer cells,
LISBON: Bagpipes, drums -- and kids smoking cigarettes: in this Portuguese village, locals celebrate the Christian festival of Epiphany in a fashion that raises eyebrows elsewhere. People in the village of Vale de Salgueiro, which lies in a celtic region in the northeast of the country, have been celebrating the festival like this for generations. Parents encourage their children, some as young as five-years-old, to light up during the two days of the holiday, a tradition whose origins are not entirely clear. "We…