# cigarettes - Yesterday’s News
Irish Rail have banned them on their trains, should others follow suit?
# cigarettes - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
Residents of the homes, as well as public psychiatric facilities, at sites in the Midlands will be exempt.
Don’t try this at home, kids.
# cigarettes - Monday 3 March, 2014
The 57-year-old father-of-three was diagnosed with terminal lung cancer last year.
# cigarettes - Thursday 13 February, 2014
The bosses of the cigarette companies maintain that plain tobacco packaging will boost illegal sales.
How can we protect our young people from the tactics of the tobacco industry? The answer is simple: plain packaging, writes Kathleen O’Meara.
# cigarettes - Thursday 6 February, 2014
What’s are the folks on Kildare Street up to today? Well, you asked…
# cigarettes - Wednesday 5 February, 2014
Cigarettes and other tobacco products will no longer be sold in any of the CVS’s 7,600 stores from later this year.
# cigarettes - Tuesday 28 January, 2014
Some e-cigarette distributors report that parents have been been attempting to purchase e-cigarettes for their teenage children.
# cigarettes - Sunday 26 January, 2014
Just how dangerous is passive smoking?
# cigarettes - Thursday 23 January, 2014
The Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Bill 2013 was discussed by the Oireachtas today with a focus on the impact it could have on the black market.
Plain packaging on cigarette packets is being discussed today in Leinster House.
A coalition of health groups are meeting this morning to urge that upcoming legislation be enacted.
What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, as you asked…
# cigarettes - Tuesday 21 January, 2014
The cigarettes were seized from a Ford Transit van on the Tipperary/Limerick border this afternoon.
# cigarettes - Friday 17 January, 2014
The report warns that smoking cigarettes can cause blindness, diabetes, erectile dysfunction and liver cancer.
# cigarettes - Tuesday 14 January, 2014
Two people were arrested and a number of mobile phones and tablets were seized in a follow-up search.
# cigarettes - Tuesday 7 January, 2014
In its report for 2013 published today, Revenue revealed that it seized drugs worth more than €44 million last year.
And their non-smoking counterparts don’t like it…
# cigarettes - Monday 6 January, 2014
More than 16,000 cigarettes were seized from the man’s luggage after he arrived on a flight from Dubai earlier today.
This will be the last year that people can light up a cigarette on hospital grounds.
That figure represents a drop of over 50 million on 2012.
# cigarettes - Wednesday 25 December, 2013
From January, those travelling from six EU member states will only be able to bring in 300 cigarettes without paying additional excise duty.
# cigarettes - Wednesday 18 December, 2013
Everybody’s talking about the bad weather, bankers charged with €7.2 billion fraud, and Ian Watkins sentenced to 35 years in prison.
The Minister for Health said it would be an “extraordinary society” which put the intellectual property rights of the tobacco industry ahead of the health of its citizens.
# cigarettes - Friday 13 December, 2013
In a separate development, a Lithuanian national was detained with over 12,000 cigarettes and hit with a two week jail sentence.
# cigarettes - Saturday 7 December, 2013
Plus: How much does the average family with two children spend on childcare every year?
# cigarettes - Saturday 30 November, 2013
The measures could restrict the amount of nicotine allowed in electronic cigarettes, which have been marketed as a way for smokers to wean themselves off the habit.
# cigarettes - Friday 29 November, 2013
Some of the seizures include 1.1 million cigarettes, 3,500 litres of spirits and 49 pellets of cocaine.
# cigarettes - Thursday 28 November, 2013
An Irish male in his fifties is being questioned over the seizure.
# cigarettes - Tuesday 19 November, 2013
The general scheme of the bill to standard packaging on cigarettes is to be the subject of public hearings by an Oireachtas committee.
# cigarettes - Monday 4 November, 2013
The seizures took place at Rosslare Europort today and at Dublin Airport last Saturday
# cigarettes - Saturday 2 November, 2013
Plus: Exactly how many Labour Party councillors have left the party because they disagree with its policies in government?
# cigarettes - Sunday 27 October, 2013
Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning.
# cigarettes - Thursday 24 October, 2013
Under a provision of the Finance Bill published today, authorities will be allowed to search “any bag or receptacle” that they reasonably believe contains an illegally smuggled tobacco product.
# cigarettes - Friday 18 October, 2013
The Lithuanian nationals were sentenced for evasion and attempted evasion of duty.
# cigarettes - Wednesday 16 October, 2013
We’ve read the Budget documents so you don’t have to…
‘Why do they make smokes anyway?’: Tallaght schoolchildren have their say on new cigarette packaging
The new packs – which include graphic images of health problems that could be caused by smoking – are expected to be brought in next year.
It’s the day after the Budget, and it’s raining. More on those subjects, and everything else you need to know this morning…
# cigarettes - Tuesday 15 October, 2013
If you smoke or drink, enjoy the price for the next nine hours or so – it is rising at midnight.