Margaret Shaw

Thousands of illicit cigarettes and cash seized in Wirral

Reports of money laundering and counterfeit products led police to recover thousands of illicit cigarettes as well as unrecorded money in a crackdown on Wirral stores this week. Merseyside Police said officers had “received intelligence on money laundering and counterfeit products” leading to a joint operation with trade standards officers …

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Armed robbery in Tamworth: Adam Christopher Irwin awaits conviction for heist at Narrabri and Oxley Vale Superette in 2019 | Chowan Strike Force | The head of the daily newspaper in the North

news, local news, Strike Force Chowan, Adam Christopher Irwin, adam irwin tamworth, adam irwin robberies, tamworth robbery, tamworth armed robbery, narrabri robbery THE CASE against a man who stole cash and cigarettes in two armed robberies at a Tamworth supermarket and Narrabri gas station set to move forward, a court …

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Culture cancellation

Culture: the customs, arts, social institutions and achievements of a particular nation or group. For 50 years now, we have been fighting to find out who owns it. Culture has become just an excuse for culture wars, with even anthropomorphized plastic potatoes serving as grounds or casus belli. Cancel culture? …

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Chest Doctors Call for Higher Taxes on Cigarettes

PESHAWAR: Pakistan Chest Society (PCS), a representative body of Pakistan’s chest physicians, has demanded an increase in the taxation of cigarettes in the upcoming federal budget. Citing the recent report from Pakistan Institute Development Economics, Professor Nisar Rao of the Ojha Institute of Chest Diseases said the total costs attributable …

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National public health and minority organizations launch Stop the Influence, an engagement campaign to reject big tobacco and vape money

WASHINGTON, June 10, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The African American Tobacco Control Leadership Council, Black Women’s Health Imperative, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids and Truth Initiative®, announced today Stop the influence: reject the big tobacco and the money of the vape, a call for organizations to sign a pledge to …

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