When they first appeared, plastic bags seemed to be a godsend for shoppers. They were easy to carry and amazingly sturdy. But over the past few years, we’ve come to see them as one of the worst things humanity has ever inflicted on the environment. Aaron Heslehurst explains.
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Danielle Cohn at the launch of her music single Lights Camera Action in January 2019 (All photographs used in his article are press pictures and not from her social media accounts) US social media star Danielle Cohn has nearly four million followers on Instagram and 1.4 million on YouTube. […]
Taiwan’s famous dumpling chain Din Tai Fung opened its first restaurant in London last year, and more outlets could be on the cards elsewhere in Europe. A family business that grew beyond the dreams of his father, Warren Yang, current chairman of Din Tai Fung, tells the BBC how this small Taiwanese shop accidentally turned […]
Image copyright Getty Images US President Donald Trump has announced that his administration will ban flavoured e-cigarettes, after a spate of vaping-related deaths. Mr Trump told reporters vaping was a “new problem”, especially for children. x US Health Secretary Alex Azar said the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) would finalise a plan to take all […]