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Mauritius declares emergency as stranded ship spills fuel

JOHANNESBURG The Indian Ocean island of Mauritius has declared a “state of environmental emergency” after a Japanese-owned ship that ran aground offshore days ago began spilling tons of fuel. Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth announced the development late Friday as satellite images showed a dark slick spreading in the turquoise waters near…
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Concern for Orchids

Shikha Acharya We have come across orchids at least once in our life and must have been bewitched by their beauty. They often make people obsessed with their beautiful and vibrant flowers. The love for orchids, however, is not a new thing.…