Trend setters: brands cotton on to G7 pact against fast fashion

Climate change activists model ‘grass’ coats during an Extinction Rebellion protest outside a London fashion week event in February. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA There have been few fashion statements over the years at G7 summits (dress code: world leader suit, sensible shoes). But this year, G7 leaders will be joined by more than 20 fashion retailers and brands, … Read more Trend setters: brands cotton on to G7 pact against fast fashion

Gambia: GAF Warns Against the Sale and Use of Military Apparels

The Gambia Armed Forces has warned the public against the unauthorised importation, sale, use and abuse of military apparels. It said in a press release issued on 23 February 2018 that, it has “observed with dismay the unauthorized importation and sale of military items such as uniforms, jackets, boots and caps by some individuals and … Read more Gambia: GAF Warns Against the Sale and Use of Military Apparels

Here’s why some dentists have warned against on-trend charcoal toothpastes

Charcoal is everywhere at the moment. It’s in our facemasks, our deodorant, our lip balm and even our lattes – but perhaps the most bizarre place we’ve seen this particular ingredient pop up is in our toothpaste. I challenge you to scroll through the Instagram ‘explore’ section without coming across some celebrity promoting charcoal toothpaste as … Read more Here’s why some dentists have warned against on-trend charcoal toothpastes

Kolkata hit-and-run: Final chargesheet yet to be filed against politician’s son

It’s been over a year, but Kolkata police are still in the process of preparing the final chargesheet against a politician’s son who allegedly ran over an Indian Air Force corporal with his Audi car at a parade ground near Fort William on January 13, 2016. Corporal Abhimanyu Gaud, 21, was rehearsing for the Republic … Read more Kolkata hit-and-run: Final chargesheet yet to be filed against politician’s son