In the UK, a new pathogen may be causing mass die-offs of crab

In the UK, a new pathogen may be causing mass die-offs of crab

The origin of the massive crustacean deaths seen on the coasts of north-east England in 2021 has not been clearly identified, but they could be caused by a new pathogen present in seawater, according to a report published on Friday . According to this document commissioned by the government and in which 12 independent experts … Read more

12 years in prison for a hairdresser who sent money to the IS group

12 years in prison for a hairdresser who sent money to the IS group

A hairdresser was sentenced to 12 years in prison by a British court on Thursday 5 January for sending the Islamic State group in Syria thousands of pounds, taken from aid to businesses paid during the Covid-19 epidemic. “May Allah destroy you; we will meet again at the final judgment. You are disbelievers and you … Read more

car sales for 30 years

car sales for 30 years

New car sales in the UK plunged to a 30-year low in 2022 due to parts shortages and supply chain problems, according to industry body SMMT. Some 1.61 million new cars were registered in Britain last year, 2% less than in 2021, according to preliminary figures released on Wednesday 4 January by the SMMT, the … Read more

Opening of negotiations between Mauritius and the United Kingdom on the disputed Chagos Archipelago

Opening of negotiations between Mauritius and the United Kingdom on the disputed Chagos Archipelago

The United Kingdom and Mauritius have entered into discussions on the sovereignty of the disputed Chagos archipelago, the Prime Minister of Mauritius announced on Sunday. The archipelago is at the heart of a dispute that goes back more than five decades. Since 1965 it has been administered by London, which has decided to establish a … Read more