Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) SMS Alert service

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, one of the political parties of Pakistan has introduced a one of its kind service in Pakistan. They will be sending SMS and has asked everyone to join for free. The thing I like about Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) is that its moving away from the bullsh*t drama happening in the country and probably thats the reason its becoming so popular in general public especially youth as well. To subscribe to these SMS notifications, just send your name + city via SMS to 80022 (using any cellular network in Pakistan)
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BBC News: Health – Shisha ‘as harmful as cigarettes’

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Smoking a shisha pipe is as bad for people as smoking tobacco, the Department of Health and the Tobacco Control Collaborating Centre has found. People who smoke shisha, or herbal tobacco, can suffer from high carbon monoxide levels, its research revealed. It found one session of smoking shisha resulted in carbon monoxide levels at least four to five times higher than the amount produced by one cigarette. High levels of carbon monoxide can lead to brain damage and unconsciousness. Shisha is a water-pipe, popular in many Arab countries, in which fruit-scented tobacco is burnt using coal, passed through an ornate water vessel and inhaled through a hose. The Department of Health said it was difficult to know exactly how much carbon monoxide one cigarette produced, due to the differences in…
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