Topic: Lightening

Skin-lightening cream factory busted

DHAKA (AFP) - Authorities in Bangladesh said Sunday they had sealed off a cosmetics factory in Dhaka for using harmful chemicals including mercury in skin-lightening creams. A mobile court that disperses instant sentences sentenced the owner of the Botanic Aroma company to two years in prison and ...

pilot averts tragedy lightening hits pia plane
January 07, 2012, 1:52 pm

Pilot averts tragedy as lightening hits PIA plane

The Pakistan International Airline (PIA) airplanes are unsafe, even in the skies. A Sialkot-bound flight of the airline was hit by thunder, but fortunately, landed safely at Lahore airport.Sources said PK396 flight was hit by lightening near Lahore an hour after taking off from Karachi’s ...