Portraits of Kolkata’s Rickshaw Pullers

It was still dark when I met Mohammed near the central market in Kolkata, the capital of the Indian state of West Bengal. He and two other men were piling dozens of enormous jute bags into the carriage of his black-and-red rickshaw — supplies, he said, to be delivered...

Emirates back to Mauritius | .

DUBAI, UAE, 19 July 2021: Emirates resumed passenger services to Mauritius from 15 July, with two weekly flights as the island nation gradually reopens its borders to international tourists. To serve market demand, the airline has also announced it will deploy its...

IATA calls for rethink on emissions tax

GENEVA, 19 July 2021: Relying on taxation to spur a cut in aviation emissions based on Europe’s ‘Fit for 55’ proposal is counter-productive, warns the International Air Transport Association (IATA). IATA calls for a shift in EU policy to support practical emission...