WORKING MOTHER, WASHINGTON POWERHOUSE? GOOD LUCK.
Family-work balance is far from the only challenge powerful women face in this town.
BY NEERA TANDEN
In late 2006, my old boss Hillary Clinton started talking to me about the ideas that would fuel her presidential campaign. I had advised...
#BBCtrending: The Egyptian puppet accused of being a terrorist
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A puppet is being investigated by authorities in Egypt over claims that it is behind a terror plot...
First exposed as a fraud by Christopher Hitchens, renowned twentieth-century saint Mother Teresa now appears to have been more of a monster. Via EurekAlert!:The myth of altruism and generosity surrounding Mother Teresa is dispelled in a paper by Serge Larivée and Genevieve Chenard of University...
ਜਿਨ ਹਰਿ ਹਿਰਦੈ ਨਾਮੁ ਨ ਬਸਿਓ ਤਿਨ ਮਾਤ ਕੀਜੈ ਹਰਿ ਬਾਂਝਾ ॥
Jin har hirḏai nām na basi▫o ṯin māṯ kījai har bāŉjẖā.
The Lord's Name does not abide within their hearts - their mothers should have been sterile.
ਤਿਨ ਸੁੰਞੀ ਦੇਹ ਫਿਰਹਿ ਬਿਨੁ ਨਾਵੈ ਓਇ ਖਪਿ ਖਪਿ ਮੁਏ ਕਰਾਂਝਾ ॥੧॥
Ŧin suñī ḏeh firėh bin nāvai o▫e kẖap...
This weeks shabad is from ang 629. Word meanings given-please feel free to correct. My own interpretation will be added in a few days. Please submit your own understanding and how this is being incorporated in your life....
ਸੋਰਠਿ ਮਹਲਾ ੫ ॥Sorath Mehalaa 5 ||
Written in raag sorath by Guru...
Agency hopes to cash in on adults' taste for breast milk
Young mothers are being hired by agencies to breastfeed rich adults in the south China city of Shenzhen, earning from 8,000 yuan (US$1,303) to 15,000 yuan a month for the service.
Customers at present range from the parents of babies who...
A very close friend, his elder Mother (mid 70's) had a serious fall yesterday and I want to send something for my get well soon wishes. I was thinking of sending flowers, and they come with kaju barfi (I know it's sweet but not sure exactly what it is) Would this be appropriate? I am assuming...
India jail-born man bails mother after 19 years
By Sanjoy Majumder
In a dusty tenement in a crowded neighbourhood in the Indian city of Kanpur, a young man takes out a bright yellow sari from a shopping bag and presents it to his mother...
This article is necessary background to the next article to explain the recent 2013 election outcome.
The mother of all electoral abuses
Lim Hong Hai
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COMMENT I refer to the Malaysiakini report, ‘A...
China's Cultural Revolution: son's guilt over the mother he sent to her death
A moving video and several family photographs are available at this link http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/mar/27/china-cultural-revolution-sons-guilt-zhang-hongping
Zhang Hongbing was 16 when he denounced his...
Muslim Mother In Hollywood Charged With Honor Burnings Of Daughter For Speaking With Boy Over Internet
In Hollywood, Sahar Thabit, 35, appears vying to replace Joan Crawford as the reigning “Mother Dearest” in Hollywood. Thabit is a devout Muslim who is charged with burning her...
Mother Teresa was remembered today on the 15th anniversary of her death. Doesn't seem its been that long. I'm trying to remember if I heard that she may become a saint. Does anyone else know if that is happening or not? I think it takes 2 miracles to get it started, but I'm not sure.
A senior PSNI officer has admitted that police have failed to tackle the growing menace of vigilante terrorists Republican Action Against Drugs (RAAD).
Amid growing concerns over the actions of the group, Chief Superintendent Stephen Martin said he was "disappointed" with the police...
Swatchta Abhiyan Manch organized World Mother’s day
First Word Baby utters with encouragement of mother----is Maa or Mama—Dr. Sarla Bhardwaj
Phagwara, May 14, 2012 (Rajneesh Madhok) World Mother’s day organized by Swachta Abhiyan Manch in collaboration with Bharat Vikas Parishad and...
Fowarded by Gyani Jarnail Singh Ji Arshi
By Robin Banerji BBC World Service
An Indian boy who lost his mother in 1986 has found her 25 years later from his new home in Tasmania - using satellite images. Saroo...
peace be upon you respected members of the Forum
Allah has sent down the angels tell her: ((42) And [mention] when the angels said, "O Mary, indeed Allah has chosen you and purified you and chosen you above the women of the worlds.) [Al-Imran: 42].
He says the Messenger of Allah ("The best...
Mother and uncle of Jassi Sidhu arrested
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11 years after her murder in India, the mother and uncle of Maple Ridge Beautician Jassi Sidhu have been arrested by the RCMP.
The story dates back...
May 8, 2011
Sikh Teachings for Mother's Day
Posted: 05/ 8/11 12:00 AM ET
Ranbir S. Sandhu, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Ohio State University
Mother's Day, which started as a meeting of grieving mothers of the Civil War, has now become a celebration of the role of mothers in our...