For 90 minutes, dozens of South Koreans avoided their smartphones and other electronic devices as they took part in an event that encourages people to live a stress-free life in one of the world’s most wired countries.
Philanthropic work has a ripple effect in a community. And, for one local philanthropist in a California town like Sonoma, he knows very well that even the simplest of work efforts such as a micro loan program is making a profound impact.
New York -
There's a new mobile app that lets users see how a party, bar, club, restaurant or lounge is before the night even begins. Weepo shows the Facebook profiles of people who say they are going to a specific venue and allows users to connect.
As a young woman in the roaring 1920s, the world's oldest living person loved to go singing and dancing.Now 116-year-old Italian Emma Morano's next challenge is to see in the 2020s and become the oldest human being on record.
Phnom Penh -
The media in Cambodia has been ordered to write the full title of strongman Hun Sen in all reports, a lengthy honorific loosely translated as 'glorious, supreme prime minister and powerful commander'.
This past weekend headlines splashed across newspapers reporting the death of a mother on mother's day by her son, but to the veteran advocate and caregiver community Cheryl Lynch was more than just a click-bait headline.