Few days back, I heard 2 teen girls attacked by acid-attackers in Kathmandu.
I felt disheartened, saddened, hopeless and so many other emotions at a time for not being able to do anything about that crime. 762 more words
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Zombie Mommy Diaries.
Raising my daughter “Buddhist” seems so out of sync with the world today.
I am teaching her, for example, things like not to wittingly hurt or kill any insects, not even mosquitoes that provoke us and suck our blood, whereas in the ‘real world,’ anonymous teenage boys throw acid and run away with not a single thought spared to the life of a human being. 95 more words
Today I was very happy, it was last day of our school and from tomorrow winter vacations were on their way. All my friends had a selfie session, I clicked a selfie of my own, uploaded it on Facebook and within seconds likes, and comments, complimenting me started flooding :) . 604 more words
The Indian Express
Rape, acid attacks, kidnap: girls face rising violence in fight for education – UN
GENEVA (Reuters) – High-profile attacks such as the abduction 300 schoolgirls by Boko Haram in Nigeria and the shooting of Malala Yousafzai in Pakistan are a fraction of what is suffered by girls trying to get an education, the U.N. 37 more words