Holy smokes, Batman! At a legal minimum of $13 a pack, cigarettes in NYC become the most expensive in the US.
One opposition politician said the government had made "a deliberate decision today in favor of death." Some 13,000 people die every year in the Alpine country due to smoking-related complications.
Secondhand vehicles are an affordable option for many potential car buyers. Uganda’s government, however, wants to stop old cars from entering the country, saying they’re not safe and pollute the environment.
Measures aimed at curbing tobacco-related deaths now reach more than 60 percent of the world's population, the WHO says. But attempts by the tobacco lobby to sway government policy remain a "deadly barrier."
The ban, effective November 1, will be imposed on popular beaches
across Thailand, including Patong beach in the southern city of
Phuket, the eastern city of Pattaya and Hua Hin and Cha Am south of
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