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Over 8 million cigarettes valued at €4.5 million seized at Dublin Port
They represented a loss to the Exchequer of approximately €3.6 million.
Seven million deaths were caused by tobacco use last year
The study made findings on life expectancy and causes of death.
Ireland's investment body could be stopped investing in tobacco - but doesn't invest very much in tobacco
The NTMA’s investments in the companies are made through fund managers.
Doctors urge all third level institutes to ban tobacco from campuses
UCD and Trinity College have started making their universities smoke-free.
If you smoke in a car that has a child in it, you will be fined €100
The law comes into effect on 1 January.
Man tells wife he gave up smoking, gets caught on Google street view
Caught. Rapid.
Canada has told tobacco firms to pay smokers over €11 billion
But the companies say they’ll appeal.
Big Tobacco is threatening James Reilly but plain packs 'will be in shops by May 2017'
Minister James Reilly said he “must drive forward” the legislation.
'A great day for South Armagh Duty Free' - tobacco companies are not happy...
They say that the 40 cent increase on a packet of cigarettes will play into the hands of smugglers.
Ireland is one step closer to a ban on smoking near children in cars
A bill will go to the Dáil next week, and has government support.
Retailers might stop selling cigarettes if tobacco licence fee goes up
That’s according to the National Federation of Retail Newsagents.
Poll: Should all third-level campuses go 'smoke-free'?
UCD is to ban the sale of tobacco products on campus from 1 September.
'Operation Cigar' leads to seizure of 85 kilos of tobacco and nearly 4,000 cigarettes
One non-Irish national man was arrested in the seizure.
Smokers urged seek support to kick the habit as new year begins
One million people have successfully quit smoking in Ireland – and now the HSE is urging remaining smokers to kick the habit for good in 2013.
Beaumont Hospital bans smoking on its grounds
The HSE has set a target of banning smoking from the grounds of all health campuses by 2015.