Finding the sweet spot between fashion and sustainability  

Naziba Ali   | Published: April 18, 2021 18:05:21 Indonesia has undertaken a 7-year cleaning programme for addressing the issue of dirty water of a river called Citarum that causes widespread diseases among the people, especially children, living in the region. What has led to this phenomenon is fast-fashion.   What’s that? Fast fashion is, […]

Is your fish a fake? How to spot seafood fraud

Whole fish are easier to identify “than a fillet in a plastic pack”. Photograph: iStock

It might be unappetising to think, as you’re tucking into succulent prawn balls or traditional fish and chips, that nearly 40 per cent of the fish studied for mislabelling around the world is not what was advertised, according to a new analysis of 44 recent studies. But while fish fraud happens everywhere, from endangered species […]

Is your fish a fake? How to spot seafood fraud and what to do if you’re suspicious

It might be unappetising to think, as you’re tucking into succulent prawn balls or traditional fish and chips, that nearly 40% of the fish studied for mislabelling around the world is not what was advertised, according to the Guardian’s analysis of 44 recent studies. But while fish fraud happens everywhere, from endangered species passed off […]

Two dead after three fishermen swept into ocean at popular NSW fishing spot

Two men from Sydney’s western suburbs have died after three fishermen were swept into the ocean at a popular fishing spot at Port Kembla on the NSW south coast. Mahedi Khan, 30, and 37-year-old Mozaffor Ahmed, both from from Lakemba were unable to be revived after a wave knocked them into the water just before […]

Padma riverbank turns attractive tourist spot after RCC’s beautification work

Road development projects are underway to ensure a comfortable road communication network in Rajshahi city BSS Under the project amusement spots, open stage, gallery, park, bridge, walkway and other need-based infrastructures were constructed at a cost of around Tk 42.2 million Padma riverbank adjacent to the Shaheb Bazar area of the divisional town has turned […]