[WASHINGTON] The US Congress voted on Thursday to raise the minimum age to buy tobacco and e-cigarettes from 18 to 21 across the country, a move intended to stem the rising tide of youth vaping....

[MOSCOW] No more late-night balcony cigarettes, summer barbeques or candle-lit patio dinners: Russians are fuming at the latest fire safety legislation adopted to decrease the number of careless...

[GENEVA] In vaping, the special relationship is coming undone.

PHILIP Morris International Inc is taking a rather old-world approach to tackle slowing sales of its high-tech smoking devices in Japan: hitting the streets.

[GENEVA] A global pact to battle the illegal tobacco trade kicks in this week, with the World Health Organization hailing it as "game-changing" in eliminating widespread health-hazardous...

INDIA'S federal health ministry called on Tuesday for stopping the sale or import of electronic cigarettes and heat-not-burn tobacco devices that companies like Philip Morris International...