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Edward Jenner, vaccinating his young child, held by Mrs Jenner. Coloured engraving by C. Manigaud after E Hamman.(Wellcome Library)

Don’t try this at home: Recharge by Rachel Lopez

Hindustan Times | By Rachel Lopez
UPDATED ON OCT 11, 2020 06:26 PM IST
Scab snorting, pus trading, inoculation parties, a Black slave and a Lady who wouldn’t give up — before Edward Jenner‘s vaccine, the world had some strange approaches to inoculation.
Several heritage buildings, traditional Lebanese homes, museums and art galleries have also sustained various degrees of damage.(Sursock Palace/Instagram)
Several heritage buildings, traditional Lebanese homes, museums and art galleries have also sustained various degrees of damage.(Sursock Palace/Instagram)

Sursock Palace, a 19th century heritage landmark in Beirut, destroyed in blast

Beirut | By Associated Press | Posted by Saumya Sharma
UPDATED ON AUG 11, 2020 05:28 PM IST
The Sursock palace, built in 1860 in the heart of historical Beirut on a hill overlooking the now-obliterated port, is home to beautiful works of arts, Ottoman-era furniture, marble and paintings from Italy — collected by three long-lasting generations of the Sursock family.
French soldiers at the Battle of Verdun in 1916(AFP)
French soldiers at the Battle of Verdun in 1916(AFP)

Over 70 nations, 70 million troops, 52-month long: World War 1 in numbers

Agence France-Presse | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON NOV 11, 2018 02:23 PM IST
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