sheesha


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an oriental tobacco pipe with a long flexible tube connected to a container where the smoke is cooled by passing through water

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According to Hussain, Sheesha cafes cannot function without permission of the government and the government, so far has no rules, guidelines and laws on 'Sheesha' cafes.
According to Majid Al Suwaidi, Head of the Inspection Department at the AMPD, a team from the department has recently started a market inspection on all the 65 cafes serving sheesha in Ajman to ensure that they are abiding to the safety rules and regulations.
Dr Khaled Fakhry, chairman of iims, say they have taken the concepts of oxygen bars and sheesha cafoys and fused them into a unique combination.
The police also seized a huge quantity of Hukkas, its substances, flavoured tobacco and coals from the possession of Sheesha Centre owners.
Under sections 7, 8, and 9 of Prohibition of Smoking and Protection of Non-Smokers Health Ordinance and SRO 970 (1) 2016, import of sheesha, tobacco and non-tobacco substance and other related substances used in it were banned.
Last week, the Kuwaiti Interior Ministry asked the Customs directorate to take measures to prevent the entry of electronic sheesha flavours that contain drugs and chemicals which are being ordered online, according to a report in Kuwait Times newspaper.
The majority of councillors rejected a proposal officially allowing hotels to serve sheesha in restaurants, bars and poolside areas all year, despite it being given the thumbs-up two weeks previously by the council's technical committee.
The new trend of Sheesha smoking is increasing day by day and Sheesha Cafes are opening in various parts of the whole province.
Coun Barry Henley, chairman of the Birmingham and Solihull NHS cluster public health group, says that the water-pipes used by sheesha smokers should be emblazoned with 'smoking kills' signs like cigarette packets.
Waterpipes, or hookahs, have long been used for smoking tobacco in the Gulf States, North Africa and parts of Asia, and 'hookah and sheesha lounges' have been increasingly popping up in the US and other Western countries in recent years.
KARACHI -- A meeting of the Sindh Assembly Standing Committee on home held at Assembly building here on Tuesday to consider the government bill - the Sindh Prohibition of Sheesha Smoking.
Bahrain: A ban on opening new sheesha cafes will be enforced in Muharraq.
ISLAMABAD -- Supreme Court on Wednesday directed all provincial governments to chalk out legislation to limit cigarette and sheesha sale.
Muscat: Majlis Al Shura members have voted for a ban on sheesha cafes in Oman in view of the health risks associated with them.
LAHORE -- A provincial level moot of vice chancellors of all public sectors universities of Punjab will be convened soon to evolve a strategy to eradicate the rising threat of drug addiction in youth as the Tobacco Control Ordinance, 2002, has failed to cover all kinds of drug addiction including Sheesha smoking.