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‘Soul of the rose’

For greater than 400 years, the Indian metropolis of Kannauj has been distilling flowers to make fragrance. However the business is now in decline. Artificial perfumes are pushing the distilleries in direction of closure – and these beautiful scents might quickly be misplaced without end. TAP HERE TO READ MORE Picture topic to copyright

US Navy ‘to sack’ Joseph Aucoin, Seventh Fleet commander

Picture copyright Reuters Picture caption Vice Adm Joseph Aucoin was attributable to retire from his place within the coming weeks The US Navy is to dismiss Vice Adm Joseph Aucoin as commander of the Seventh Fleet following a string of collisions involving warships in Asia, US officers have stated. Ten sailors are nonetheless lacking after the usJohn S McCain collided with an oil tanker close to Singapore on Monday. Navy

Kim Wall: Headless physique recognized as lacking journalist

Picture copyright Tom Wall Picture caption Kim Wall was researching a function about submarines earlier than she disappeared A headless torso present in waters off Denmark has been recognized as lacking Swedish journalist Kim Wall, Danish police say. There was a “DNA match between [the] torso and Kim Wall”, Copenhagen police mentioned on Twitter. Ms Wall was final seen alive on 10 August as she departed on a submarine journey

Bulldozer rampage: Australian man responsible of endangering lives

Picture copyright ABC/David Marchese Picture caption The incident left automobiles flattened and a home razed An Australian man who used a stolen bulldozer to crush 4 automobiles, a ship and a home has been discovered responsible of endangering lives. Jamie Francis Sager, 50, had admitted to the rampage within the New South Wales city of Teralba in 2015, however denied he was making an attempt to harm a household inside.

Nice Wall Motor dampens Fiat bid hypothesis

Picture copyright Getty Photographs Nice Wall Motor has stated it has not held talks with Fiat Chrysler, placing a doable bid for its Jeep model doubtful. The Chinese language automaker confirmed it had researched Fiat however made no substantial progress towards a deal. In an announcement to the Shanghai inventory change on Tuesday, it stated there was a “nice deal of uncertainty” over any potential bid. On Monday the carmaker

Trump vows to ‘shut authorities’ to construct Mexico wall

Picture copyright AFP Picture caption Donald Trump touched on immigration, healthcare and his enemies through the Arizona rally Donald Trump has vowed to shut down authorities if that’s what it takes to construct his wall alongside the Mexico border. The US president advised supporters at a “Make America Nice Once more” rally in Phoenix, Arizona, that the opposition Democrats have been being “obstructionist”. In the course of the 80-minute speech,

Promoting citizenship

Picture caption “Not everyone seems to be as lucky as we have been,” says Amar Al-Sadi Fiddling distractedly along with her scarf and in phrases little louder than a whisper, Amar Al-Sadi tells me Malta has saved her from a lifetime of bombs, rubble and lethal illness. Her household escaped war-torn Yemen on a United Nations evacuation flight two years in the past. “I do not suppose anybody on the

‘I made a gap within the roof’

Picture copyright Olivia Acland Greater than three,000 folks misplaced their houses in final week’s mudslide in Sierra Leone, which killed at the least 499 folks, with greater than 600 nonetheless lacking. “It’s tough to know the exact variety of victims,” says volunteer physique collector Fessellie Marah, “as a result of so many our bodies have been damaged aside. We’re nonetheless discovering physique elements within the rubble”. The aspect of Sugar

Venezuela seeks arrest warrant for prosecutor

Picture copyright AFP Picture caption Luisa Ortega is one in every of President Maduro’s most vocal critics Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro says he’s in search of a global arrest warrant for the previous lawyer basic, Luisa Ortega Diaz, who fled the nation final week. Mr Maduro stated Mrs Ortega and her husband had been concerned in severe crimes. The couple face courtroom motion in Venezuela which they are saying is

Acupuncture for pets

Picture copyright Reuters Picture caption The apply of veterinary acupuncture is much less generally recognised than in people You could have most likely heard of acupuncture for people, however the historic Chinese language remedy is rising in reputation amongst pet house owners too as a holistic complement to conventional veterinary care. Identical to with individuals, small needles are inserted into the animals’ pores and skin at outlined factors to try