Archive for September, 2013

Current Events, Interesting Facts

Interesting Facts about the Asian Killer Hornets

Interesting Facts about the Asian Killer Hornets

The most recent attacks of the Asian killer hornets in one of the remote provinces in China have resulted to more than 20 deaths and almost 600 people injured. According to authorities, the insects become active and attack people when their breeding nests are disturbed. Hornets are aggressive when defending their nests and they sting […]

September 29, 2013 No Comments / Read More >>

Current Events, Natural Disasters

Massive Earthquake Hits Pakistan

Massive Earthquake Hits Pakistan

The powerful 7.7-magnitude earthquake that struck south western Pakistan last Tuesday killed more than 300 people, injured hundreds and destroyed 21,000 homes. According to reports, the villages in the remote area of Balochistan have been flattened and people are believed to be trapped under rubble of collapsed houses and buildings. The ongoing relief and rescue […]

September 26, 2013 No Comments / Read More >>

Current Events, Interesting Facts

The Westgate Mall Attack in Kenya

The Westgate Mall Attack in Kenya

Three days ago, the Westgate Mall in Nairobi was besieged by violent extremists who opened fire and tossed grenades inside the building. More than 60 people were killed and over 150 were injured from the gunfire. A thousand people who were trapped inside the Mall have been rescued by the military.  Witnesses said that there […]

September 24, 2013 No Comments / Read More >>

Current Events, Natural Disasters

Epic Flooding Across Colorado

Epic Flooding Across Colorado

The recent epic flooding in Colorado left eight people killed, hundreds missing and close to 18,000 homes damaged. This calamity has been recorded as among the worst in Colorado’s history. On September 14, 2013, the people in the 15 counties across Colorado experienced the historic flooding which resulted in the US President Barack Obama’s signing […]

September 18, 2013 No Comments / Read More >>

Guest Post, Health & Wellness

The 9 Doubts that Most of Us Keep Private

The 9 Doubts that Most of Us Keep Private

  by Emma Grey (Life Balance Specialist) Each of us might be directing our own life’s stage play, with different settings and characters and plots – but are we really all that different underneath it?  Despite our uniqueness, many of us graze at the same smorgasbord of doubts and uncertainties and, because we’re often indulging in […]

September 9, 2013 No Comments / Read More >>

Health & Wellness

Health Benefits of Modern Meditation

Health Benefits of Modern Meditation

Today, meditation is gradually detached from its religious origin. Modern meditation like “Transcendental Meditation” is used for health-related purposes and to improve man’s well-being. Here are the benefits you can get in practising meditation: Helps in pain management – you now don’t need to buy ibuprofen pills for your body aches. According to the Journal […]

September 2, 2013 No Comments / Read More >>