[JAKARTA] Japan Tobacco Inc on Friday said it has agreed to buy an Indonesian maker of "kretek" tobacco and clove cigarettes, together with its distributor, for US$677 million, giving it a...

[WASHINGTON] The US government proposed cutting nicotine in cigarettes to "non-addictive" levels on Friday in a major regulatory shift designed to move smokers toward potentially less...

[PARIS] Tobacco use fell by 2.5 per cent worldwide a decade after the first global health treaty went into effect, World Health Organization researchers said Wednesday.