Vladimir Putin will ban all smoking in Russia

Russian leader, Vladimir Putin, wants to kick smokers’ butts by introducing the harshest cigarette laws ever conceived by a government. The clean living, fitness freak loathes people smoking around him and wants everyone in his country to snub out their filthy habit. Under plans to rid Russia of tobacco once and for all, anyone born … [Read the full story]

Qantas and Customs workers strike

Thousands of airline passengers are facing a day of mayhem as Qantas and Customs workers strike over pay and working conditions at airports around the country. Nearly 7,000 Qantas passengers will be disrupted by baggage handlers, caterers and ramp crews going on strike this morning, while Customs staff at international airports will also strike over … [Read the full story]