My blogging friend George, who spends his time helping people as a missionary in Africa, defines the three greatest global problems as poverty, climate change and corruption. 175 more words
In front of a Vatican-hosted conference of mayors from major world cities and governors, Pope Francis on Jul 21, 2015 urged the United Nations to take a “very strong stand” on climate change at a landmark summit this year in Paris on global warming. 474 more words
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The practice of dowry is one of the most evil forms of social ills to pervade Bangladeshi society. Dowry (payment in the form of money or property brought by the bride to her husband) in the South Asian region can be traced back to centuries.
Over the past weekend I had the privilege to talk to some young folks about their finances in a presentation titled ‘getting your finances right.’ Since I was going to be on air the following Monday, I towed the same line in the pidgin motivational show we had on radio. 600 more words