Iranian woman arrested for eating at restaurant without hijab

A woman who had lunch without a headscarf in a restaurant in Tehran, whose photo has gone viral on social media, has been arrested, her sister said on Friday, amid a crackdown in Iran against the protest movement born after the death of Mahsa Amini. The photo showed Donya Rad sitting in a restaurant in … Read more

a senator on horseback in the corridors of parliament

Colombian parliamentarians can now sit with their pets, a world first. The right-wing senator Alirio Barrera did not show up in the hemicycle in Bogota with his cat or his dog, but perched on his imposing white horse. The member of the Democratic Center party first strolled on his horse through the streets of the … Read more

Biden to urge Americans to eat better

Joe Biden wants Americans to change their eating habits and is expected to decree at a food summit on Wednesday that it’s time for the United States to end food insecurity while tackling the problem of obesity in the country. The Democratic president will speak at the conference dubbed “Hunger, nutrition and healthorganized at the … Read more

3 simple reflexes for the prevention of diabetes in Reunion

Partners engaged in the fight The fight against diabetes and the promotion of better nutrition are a health priority for Reunion: the ARS and 12 partners (Reunion Academy, DAAF, DRAJES, Region, Departmental Council, Association of Mayors, Health Insurance, Mutualité de la Réunion, Tip@santé (interURPS), SEDMER, CIC-EC du CHU, France Assos Santé) are mobilized around an … Read more

A ‘pet’ kangaroo suspected of killing an Australian

A wild kangaroo is suspected of having killed a 77-year-old man who kept him as a pet, Australian police announced on Tuesday (September 13th). This would be the marsupial’s first fatal attack in 86 years. The man, who has not been identified, was found on a nearby Sunday afternoon with “serious injuries” at a property … Read more

First known case of bird flu in a porpoise

A porpoise who died on a Swedish beach in June succumbed to avian flu, in the first case identified in this type of cetacean in the world, announced the Veterinary Institute of Sweden on Wednesday August 30. “To our knowledge, this is the first confirmed case in the world of avian influenza in a porpoise.said … Read more

animal abandonment is on the rise amid the cost of living crisis

The abandonment of pets has increased by 24% in the United Kingdom, the animal protection society was alarmed on Tuesday August 30, due, according to it, to the crisis in the cost of living which is strangling British households. Humane society RSPCA reports 22,908 pet abandonments between January and July 2022, compared to 18,375 for … Read more

aggressive hound killed by neighbor after injuring four people

A resident of a building in Grigny (Essonne) killed an attack dog on Sunday that was attacking four young women in a neighboring apartment, a police source told AFP on Tuesday August 16. Sunday around 3:00 p.m., this man hears “cries of distresscoming from a neighboring apartment. Upon entering, he finds that four women are … Read more