[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...

TOKYO'S smoke-filled pubs and coffee shops may soon be a thing of the past as the country readies to tighten regulations ahead of the 2020 Olympics....

REFLECTING a global trend, Chinese men in New York City smoke at much higher rates than men or women in any other ethnic group - and deaths from lung cancer among them have soared.