Used to sell cigarettes: Arsene Wenger
Used to sell cigarettes: Arsene Wenger

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has revealed he was a cigarette seller in his younger days.

How to make festive season smoke-free one

 A Health Organization has recently suggested some tips to make this season a smoke-free one.

College students unaware about hookah risks: Study

College students consider hookah smoking safer than smoking cigarettes as they lack awareness about the risks associated with the former, says a US-based study.

Special: Is Delhi turning into a 'drug capital'?

Zee Media's special report 'Operation dum maro dum' reveals the present deteriorating situation of Delhi which has become a transit point for drug mafias.

Amanda Bynes in dire need of help?
Amanda Bynes in dire need of help?

Actress Amanda Bynes, whose strange behaviour has raised concern, was spotted puffing a cigarette on the streets of New York. People close to her feel the situation is dire.

Leonard Cohen to celebrate 80th b'day by smoking again
Leonard Cohen to celebrate 80th b'day by smoking again

Veteran singer Leonard Cohen has vowed to celebrate his 80th birthday by lighting up a cigarette again.

Used-cigarette butts to power your computer!

Scientists have converted used-cigarette butts into a high-performing material that could be integrated into computers, handheld devices, electrical vehicles and wind turbines to store energy.

Even `third-hand` smoke kills

Have you finally amended your habits and stopped smoking inside the house to protect your kids from exposure to second-hand smoke? That may not be good enough!

Smokers at higher suicide risk: Study

Irrespective of whether they are suffering from psychiatric disorders or not, cigarette smokers are more likely to commit suicide than people who do not smoke, a study shows.

Bigger cigarette warning labels could stop millions from smoking

A new study suggests that smokers pay attention to the health warning about smoking when they see bigger text warning on cigarette packs.

Impose at least 50% VAT on tobacco products: Harsh Vardhan to states

In his bid to discourage smoking among youths, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan has urged states and Union Territories to impose VAT of at least 50 per cent on all tobacco products to "make them less affordable".

Post 40, Cameron Diaz feels fearless

Actress Cameron Diaz says she doesn`t seem to stress as much now that she`s in her forties.

Health Minister writes to Arun Jaitley, asks him to hike taxes on tobacco products

Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan has written to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday asking him to increase the taxes on cigarette and tobacco-related products.

Shorter time to the first cigarette of the day raises risk of lung cancer

A new study has found that the lesser the time is to the first cigarette, higher are the changes of contracting lung cancer.

World No Tobacco Day: Smoking rates fall among Indian men, rise for women

While smoking rates have fallen among Indian men, they have risen among women. A factor, doctors say, that can be attributed to rising cases of infertility and higher risk of cancer among Indian women these days.

I have been cheated upon: Cameron Diaz

Actress Cameron Diaz has revealed that she has been cheated upon by one of her boyfriends.

Chronic cigarette use can play havoc with your posture

Researchers have found that chronic cigarette use continues to impact the brain systems regulating postural stability even during abstinence from alcohol.

Third-hand smoke compound damages DNA, ups cancer risk

Scientists have revealed that one compound from "third-hand smoke," which forms when second-hand smoke reacts with indoor air, damages DNA and sticks to it in a way that could potentially cause cancer.

Cameron Diaz criticised for smoking comments

Cameron Diaz has been criticised by anti-smoking organisations for saying one cigarette once in a while was okay during an appearance on a chat show.

Cameron Diaz slammed for claiming smoking is healthier than Diet Coke

Cameron Diaz has been slammed for claiming that cigarettes are healthier than Diet Coke.