Monday, January 30, 2012

What You Need To Know About Hunger In 2012

1. Approximately 925 million people in the world do not eat enough to be healthy. That means that one in every seven people on Earth goes to bed hungry each night. (Source: FAO News Release, 2012) 2. While the number of hungry people has risen, as a percentage of the world population, hunger actually fell from 37 per cent of the population in 1969 to just over 16 per cent of the population in 2010. (Source: FAO, 2010) Click here to know more

Twins talking to each other- must see it!

Friday, January 20, 2012

Meghalaya, India: Where women rule, and men are suffragettes

"The same is true of many of the nouns in our language. When something becomes useful, its gender becomes female." Click here for the article

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Don't feel bad if you prefer bars to visiting monuments- it is still called sightseeing! :)

Why do we spend so much of our precious holiday time queuing up to see famous paintings like the Mona Lisa, even if we are not that interested in art? And why do we drag ourselves to all those cathedrals, museums and monuments listed in our guidebooks when - let's be honest - they usually turn out to be a bit boring, and we can't wait to get to the cafe? Read more

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Krolestwo wiecznego placzu

W dzień upał i smród nie do wytrzymania, wieczorami waradza, tutejszy rodzaj wódki. Życie w slumsach to wieczne ryzyko. Tutaj widzi się sceny znane tylko z filmów. A piwo kosztuje 3 zł – tyle, co dobry obiad. Link do artykulu

Friday, January 6, 2012

Cyclone hits Southern India- pictures

While there is an inflow of heavy and strong winds and storms in Europe, (Seriously, yesterday i had to hold on to the fence by the stairs and it was quite hard to stay straight because of this wind!), Southern India has experienced a visit paid a cyclone. Those pictures are scary! The link to the article