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  1. Budget 2015-16: What is costlier, what is cheaperRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    The national budget presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Saturday has the potential to increase what you pay for some commodities while also reducing it for certain categories. Like in the past the levy on tobacco products has been hiked, making it more expensive for smokers and other tobacco product users.

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  2. Tax, health benefits in budget delight manyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... put off youngsters, felt many. "The increase in prices of tobacco items will act as a deterrent because people start smoking at young age due to peer pressure. But many of us have limited money, the higher cost of cigarettes will make them ...

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  3. Report Published: "Cigars in India"Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... and came to understand the cigar culture and the differences in blend and taste of cigars. As a result, cigar smoking has increased in popularity since 2000. Euromonitor International's Cigars in India report offers a comprehensive guide to the size ...

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  4. Fox News doctor: 'Crack babies' come from women...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    Fox News Medical A-Team member Dr. David Samadi asserted over the weekend that "crack babies" were caused by women "smoking this whole marijuana business." On the Saturday edition of Fox & Friends , host Clayton Morris reported that a recent study published in Scientific Reports found that marijuana was less dangerous than any other common recreational drug, including alcohol and cigarettes.

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  5. The Wall Street Journal: Keanu Reeves's excellent motorcycle adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    In acting class it's called space work, a sort of pantomime to create the illusion of handling an object that isn't there, like smoking an invisible cigarette. Keanu Reeves resorts to space work when he describes his new motorcycle, putting his fists out and sitting on a low-slung imaginary saddle while leaning hard into the Malibu Canyon hairpin that never seems far from his mind.

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  6. Keanu Reeves and the New KRGT-1 Motorcycle: An Excellent AdventureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Keanu Reeves and Arch Motorcycles have developed the KRGT-1, a wonderful-if expensive-machine that allows one to blow off just the right amount of steam WSJ's Dan Neil test drives the KRGT-1, the first motorcycle from Keanu Reeves' new boutique brand, Arch Motorcycles. Photo: Barry Hathaway IN ACTING CLASS it's called space work, a sort of pantomime to create the illusion of handling an object that isn't there, like smoking an invisible cigarette.

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  7. Budget 2015: What Gets Costlier, What Gets CheaperRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Outlook

    Smoking and consumption of other tobacco items is set to become more expensive, while increase in service tax rate would make costlier a whole lot of other things including air travel, eating out and paying bills. Those which will turn cheaper include leather footwear, locally made mobiles, computer tablets, microwave ovens, peanut butter, packaged fruits, ambulance service and agarbattis.

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  8. Has a Global Tobacco Treaty Made a Difference?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    Ten years after the creation of the Framework Convention for Tobacco Control, a look at how it's affected smoking rates worldwide Can international law protect global health from a man-made menace? The World Health Organization certainly thought so in adopting the Framework Convention for Tobacco Control , which entered into force on February 27, 2005. Supporters hailed the FCTC as a critical tool for international tobacco control and as a bold new model for using international law on other global-health problems.

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  9. Budget 2015: What's costlier and what's cheaperRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sify

    T he Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget for 2015-16 on February 28. Continuing the trend set by his many predecessors, Jaitley today came down heavily on smokers and tobacco consumers with a steep increase in excise rate. An increase in service tax rate to 14% will also make a whole lot of things more expensive.

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  10. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Star

    The 22-year-old has released another instalment of her Diary Of A Dirty Hippie series for US fashion mag V where she can be seen with her boobs out wearing a silver wig and smoking a cigarette. In one shot she can be seen counting dollar bills and another sees her carrying a Chanel handbag following her performance at Art Basel in Miami in December.

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  11. Smokers compete to create longest cigar ashRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Nothing To Do With Arbroath

    Hundreds of stogie aficionados gathered in Havana for a competition to create the longest unbroken ash at Cuba's annual cigar festival. Contestants were seen exhaling clouds of smoke and gently holding on to their 7-inch Cuban cigars to keep the ash from falling as long as possible.

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  12. Post-Budget 2015, smoking, eating out, air travel to be costlierRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Express India

    Post-Budget 2015, smoking and consumption of other tobacco items is set to become more expensive, while increase in service tax rate would make costlier a whole lot of other things Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presenting the Union Budget 2015-16 at the Lok Sabha in New Delhi. Post-Budget 2015, smoking, eating out and air travel will be costlier.

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  13. Cal Thomas: Stop the immigration floodRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... the U.S. opening the floodgates to foreign Muslims?" The time to be concerned about lung cancer is before one starts smoking, not after cancer is detected. The time to be concerned about terrorists infiltrating America is before they arrive and ...

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  14. Leather sandals to cigarettes Whats cheaper whats expensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    If you are a smoker, get ready to kick the butt. And shell out more to indulge in other expensive habits like eating out at restaurants and visiting beauty parlours.

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  15. NSW Labor government would axe cancer drug fees: FoleyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Age

    ... and Back Baird, on Sunday. NSW Labor says it will outlaw advertising for electronic cigarettes and ban them in non-smoking areas if it is elected to power. NSW residents will be rewarded for collecting and returning bottles and cans to hundreds of ...

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  16. How many stop-smoking programs educate smokers about nutrition as the key to escaping the habit?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

    ... patch delivers about 3 to 4 milligrams of nicotine per hour steadily throughout the day. This is NOTHING like smoking a cigarette, the average nicotine delivery of which, because they are laced with ammonia, is over 100 milligrams. This is why ...

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  17. Nu York, New York: Kosher pot coming to New York?Read the original story

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    ... make him or her a danger behind the wheel of a car, and can be a gateway drug to harder substances. I am also anti-smoking in general because I dislike cigarettes, cigars, and pipes. They stink, they damage the lungs of people who are around the ...

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  18. Green Is Where The Heart IsRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | Island Gazette Newspaper Online

    "Pharmaceuticals have overtaken smoking as the number one cause of mortality in the US.

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  19. Smoking, eating out, air travel to be costlierRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Mydigitalfc.com

    Smoking and consumption of other tobacco items will be more expensive, while an increase in service tax rate would make costlier a whole lot of other activities including air travel, eating out and paying bills. Continuing the trend set by his many predecessors, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today came down heavily on smokers and tobacco consumers with a steep increase in excise rate in tax proposals in Budget 2015-16.

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  20. Budget: What's costlier now?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    Image: A man smokes a cigarette as he sits on a pavement along a road in Srinagar. Photograph: Fayaz Kabli/Reuters Dining and drinking out, buying mineral water and aerated drinks, smoking and watching movies are set to become more expensive as the Finance Minister increased the service tax.

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