Vietnam ups ante in bids to clear tourist cities of cigarette smoke

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Vietnam ups ante in bids to clear tourist cities of cigarette smoke

Authorities in many tourist hubs in Vietnam have successfully adopted the non-smoking tourism model in recent years to draw more visitors and cushion them from the harm of passive smoking.

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Fifteen U.S.-led air strikes target Islamic State militants: task force

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Fifteen U.S.-led air strikes target Islamic State militants: task force

The U.S.-led coalition conducted 15 air strikes against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria on Friday, the Combined Joint Task Force said in a statement.

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Fire in Nhat Tan Market sends traders, shoppers fleeing

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Fire in Nhat Tan Market sends traders, shoppers fleeing

A fire broke out in Hanoi's Nhat Tan Market and, fanned by strong winds, spread quickly, sending traders and shoppers fleeing and engulfing the market in thick smoke.

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Locals surround polluting steel factory in Da Nang

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Locals surround polluting steel factory in Da Nang

VietNamNet Bridge - Hundreds of people have set up tents and barricades in front of the gate of the Vietnam - France Steel Factory to protest the company’s discharge of harmful smoke in the environment.

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40,000 die of smoking-caused diseases every year in Vietnam

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40,000 die of smoking-caused diseases every year in Vietnam

Vietnam is one of 15 countries with the highest numbers of smokers in the world, and around 40,000 Vietnamese people die of smoking-caused diseases every year – or more than 100 people per day, the health ministry has warned.

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Volcano in south Japan erupts, disrupting flights

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Volcano in south Japan erupts, disrupting flights

A volcano in southern Japan blasted out chunks of magma Friday in the first such eruption in 22 years, causing flight cancellations and prompting warnings to stay away from its crater.

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Explosion, fire at police arms factory in Vietnam's capital

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A fire broke out after a loud explosion at an arms factory owned by the police in Hanoi outskirts on Friday afternoon, but no casualties have been reported.

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Big explosion heard at An Ninh (Security) IP in Hanoi

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Big explosion heard at An Ninh (Security) IP in Hanoi

A big explosion was heard at around 4:30pm today at the An Ninh (Security) industrial park managed by the Ministry of Public Security, located in Hoai Duc District in Hanoi.

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Bomb explodes in Libyan town as U.N. envoy meets PM Thinni

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Bomb explodes in Libyan town as U.N. envoy meets PM Thinni

A bomb exploded on Sunday in an eastern Libyan town where a U.N. special envoy was due to meet Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni, but there were no casualties, officials said.

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Time to quit the Cubans? Cigars may be as bad as cigarettes

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Time to quit the Cubans? Cigars may be as bad as cigarettes

Cigars may be as bad for your health as cigarettes, particularly among experienced smokers who deeply inhale the toxic substances they contain.

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Cars upturned, smoke bombs fired amid clashes in Belgium over new government

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Demonstrators clash with police on Brussels streets in the first major protest against spending cuts planned by the Belgium's new government.

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Fiercest fighting in days hits Syrian border town

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The fiercest fighting in days shook the Syrian border town of Kobani overnight when Islamic State fighters attacked Kurdish forces with mortars and car bombs, sources in the town and a monitoring group said on Sunday.

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Fire engulfs companies in Hanoi-based industrial zone

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Fire engulfs companies in Hanoi-based industrial zone

An extensive fire on Saturday hit two companies in Quang Minh industrial zone based in Hanoi capital’s Me Linh District.

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Kurds thwart IS militants in Syrian town of Kobane

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Kurds thwart IS militants in Syrian town of Kobane

In Kobane, a pall of black smoke hung over the strategic town as the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported heavy militant losses.

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Fresh lava spews out of Philippine volcano, stoking eruption fears

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Fresh lava spews out of Philippine volcano, stoking eruption fears

Lava is again flowing out of Mayon, the Philippines' most active volcano, raising fears an eruption could be imminent, authorities said Sunday.

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