The Burning Brides of Afghanistan

Islamic scholars who argue that the rights of Muslim women are guaranteed by the religion, are quick to point to passages in the Qur’an and Hadiths that speak in lofty and compassionate terms about the role and status of women. However the reality of women’s lives in developing countries paints a different picture. A culture,… Read More »

What You Need To Know About Salwar Kameez

Salwar Kameez is a dress that has been worn for decades by the traditional Indian woman. The dress has three main parts: Kurta, Pajama and Dupatta. Kurta is the first part and it covers the upper body up to the thigh or below the knees. The second part is the pajama and you should wear… Read More »

Early Forbes Road From Philadelphia to Pittsburgh

50 years ago, the Forbes Trail was completed in Pennsylvania. Who was the man behind the trail and how did he come to build it? John Forbes (1707-1759) was born in Scotland. First commissioned in the Scots Grays as a lieutenant in 1735 after military school, he saw some minor battle action until the French… Read More »

Humans Are Animals But Animals Are Not Human

It seems that there is a lack of understanding and more than a few misconceptions when it comes to the subject of animals. This article will discuss some of these misconceptions and the realizations that we need to make if we are to avoid deaths and animal attacks. The problem seems to lie in our… Read More »

Amtrak train’s crew noted high speed just before crash, NTSB says

Seconds before an Amtrak train flew off the tracks in Washington, the engineer told the crew they were traveling too fast, according to an early National Transportation Safety Board review of the crash that killed three people. More than 70 people were injured in the Monday morning derailment, in which several train cars fell from… Read More »

Five Challenges of a Teacher Student Relationship

Teachers and students should have things easily worked out because the basic principle lies in the fact that as one gives the other should receive and vice versa. However there is a challenge with this because there are several important milestones that need to be first crossed before this relationship can follow a smooth course.… Read More »

Cloud Computing: Trendy or Transformational

In the world of information technology, it seems that every few years a new concept comes along that emerges as being the next great leap in technology. One of the current concepts that fits that description in the IT world is called cloud computing. However, before a company decides that it will embrace cloud computing,… Read More »

Drug Detox and Treatment in Jail and Prison

Drug detox and treatment in jail or prison isn’t guaranteed to any addict or alcoholic. In fact, depending on the state and locality, the crime/s, sentence and a number of other variables, it’s possible that some addicts will receive no detox or treatment care whatsoever. This is a troubling issue considering the severe stress and… Read More »

Surviving Jail – Tips Every Inmate Needs!

In the event that you are going to spend some time in jail, and this is your first time, it might do you well to keep in mind these methods that are meant to help you survive your stint in jail, even if it’s just for an overnight stay. There’s nothing exaggerated about Internet and… Read More »