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Graphic warning labels for cigarettes are constitutional, court rules

A federal appeals court on Thursday said a U.S. government requirement that cigarette packs and advertisements contain graphic warnings about the dangers of...

Britain proposes ban on cigarettes for younger generations

Britain's government on Wednesday proposed banning younger generations from ever buying cigarettes, a move that would give the country some of the world's toughest...

Rishi Sunak may ban cigarettes in UK

UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak is considering introducing measures that would ban the next generation from ever being able to buy cigarettes, The Guardian...

Cigarette vendor thrashed for asking payment, video goes viral

The horrific incident took place in India's Gwalior city.

Walmart stops cigarette sales in some stores

Walmart is stopping cigarette sales in some US stores after years of debate within the retail giant's management team about selling tobacco products, the...

New Zealand to ban cigarette sales

New Zealand plans to ban young people from ever buying cigarettes in their lifetime in one of the world's toughest crackdowns on the tobacco...

WATCH: Man lights up cigarette mid-flight, infuriating passengers   

A video of a man lighting a cigarette on a flight has gone viral on social media, showing how his act infuriated other co-passengers. The...

Female student attacks principal with sharp object in Jhelum school

JHELUM: A female student has allegedly attacked the principal of a government school in Jhelum when a complaint was raised before her parents regarding...

WATCH: Chain smoker’s skin turns bright yellow

The doctors were shocked to see the bright yellow colour of his skin as if he was covered in yellow paint.

Cop opens fire on jailed man for asking for a cigarette  

The constable opened fire after the inmate repeatedly asked for a cigarette from him, the police said.

Customs official caught taking bribe from flyer carrying cigarette cartons

The Customs official allowed Hussain to take the cartons with him after receiving a bribe of Rs15,000 when the passenger went to the washroom during the boarding process.

Smuggled cigarettes worth Rs 40mn seized from onion truck

Customs authorities on Saturday confiscated huge quantity of smuggled cigarettes near Pishin, an area in Balochistan province.

Cigarette prices to be raised by more than a third at start of 2020

Indonesia will raise the minimum price of cigarettes by more than a third from January next year, a finance ministry spokesman said

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa govt bans Naswar, cigarette in educational institutes

PESHAWAR: The government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has decided to launch crackdown against Naswar and cigarette in educational institutions across the province, ARY News reported. The...

In US, cigarette smoking rate declines to new low

Cigarette smoking is losing popularity in the United States, where health officials Thursday announced just 14 percent of the population now smokes, the lowest...

Heart attack risk doubles for daily e-cigarette users: survey

Use of e-cigarettes every day can nearly double the odds of a heart attack, according to a new analysis of a survey of nearly...

Orangutan smokes cigarette thrown by visitor at zoo

JAKARTA: A video of an orangutan at zoo smoking a cigarette is going viral and drawing criticism on the zoo administration. The video, posted to Facebook by animal...

Heart attack risk high with one cigarette a day: study

PARIS: Just one cigarette a day carries nearly half the risk for heart attack and stroke as smoking a full pack of 20, according...

Many hold mistaken beliefs about reducing risks of cigarette smoking

LONDON: Mistaken beliefs about behaviors that could reduce the risks of cigarette smoking are most common among those most vulnerable to the harmful effects...

Cigarette filters may increase lung cancer risk

Cigarette filters, introduced decades ago to reduce the amount of tar smokers inhale, also alter other properties of smoke and smoking in a way...