Monthly Archives: August 2015

10 oldest languages still used today


All Things Assyrian Top 10 Oldest Languages in the World http://www.worldblaze.in Posted 2015-08-09 15:37 GMT There are about 6000 languages that exist today. Language began thousands of years ago and determining the oldest of them is a hot debate. Researchers … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Street Garbage Crisis leads to demand for International help?


Lebanon PM demands Turkish help to beat garbage crisis ANKARA / BEIRUT Lebanon’s Prime Minister Tammam Salam heads a cabinet meeting at the government palace in Beirut, Lebanon August 27, 2015. Reuters Photo Turkish jets hit ISIL targets in Syria … Continue reading

Posted in Garbage Crisis, international relations | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Birth order (caste) still under job and college quotes


Curfew in Ahmedabad as caste protests turn violent Police reinforcements deployed after 500,000 Patels protest in Indian city over job and college quotas. 26 Aug 2015 11:15 GMT | Politics, Poverty & Development, India, Asia, Gujarat About half a million … Continue reading

Posted in caste discrimination, government discrimination | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Catholic Missionary With Ties to Louisiana Parishes Assassinated in On-Road Ambush Attack In Nigeria


Sign Up for Free eNewsletter ›› By Samuel Smith , CP Reporter August 20, 2015|10:42 am image: http://images.christianpost.com/full/86022/nigeria.jpg (Photo: Reuters/Afolabi Sotunde) A woman prays during a New Year’s day service at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Abuja, January 1, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

European Country Refuses To Accept Muslim Migrants From Syria, Will Only Allow Christians


Photo – Muslims protecting Catholics at worship in the Mideast. Syndicated News Slovakia Refuses To Accept Muslim Migrants From Syria, Will Only Allow Christians By Aditya Tejas International Business Times Posted 2015-08-20 17:18 GMT A Slovakian official said Wednesday that … Continue reading

Posted in immigration, refugees, religious exclusion | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Two Mennonite Colleges accept same sex marriages Moves.


Union U. Quits CCCU Over Mennonite Members’ Same-Sex Marriage Moves Division on sexual ethics “damages our witness,” says Baptist university’s president. Bob Smietana/ August 12, 2015 http://www.christianitytoday.com/ct/2015/august-web-only/union-university-quits-cccu-same-sex-marriage.html Image: Union University After two Christian colleges voted last month to change their … Continue reading

Posted in christian education, Christian Ethics, church, same sex marriage | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

USA not the only place where immigration from neighboring countries has become a “problem”.


International Dimitar Dilkoff / AFP / Getty Images http://america.aljazeera.com/articles/2015/8/11/refugees-race-through-macedonia-serbia-in-bid-to-beat-hungarys-fence.html Refugees race through Balkans in bid to beat Hungary fence Asylum-seekers traveling through the Balkans to the EU may confront a 13-foot-high fence by September August 11, 2015 5:00AM ET by … Continue reading

Posted in Balkans, Europe, fence controls, HUngary, immigrants | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Cause or Consequence? Services by those who do not accept women bishops evaluated for C of E


Mawer: Chrism masses do not breach principles by Madeleine Davies Posted: 07 Aug 2015 @ 12:04 IAN STANNER/SOCIETY OF ST WILFRID & ST HILDA Presiding: the Bishop of Beverley, the Rt Revd Glyn Webster, leads a chrism mass in Manchester … Continue reading

Posted in Anglican, C of E | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Quiet! Chinese teachers try to teach in Britain


Home » Nation Source: Xinhua | August 7, 2015, Friday | Print Edition A BBC documentary that showed Chinese teachers trying to cope with pupils at a school in Britain has won top marks from viewers in China, where the … Continue reading

Posted in cultual differences, Education, secondary education, TEacher student problems | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment