Happiness is a mental or emotional state of well-being characterized by positive or pleasant emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy. Action for Happiness is a movement of people from all walks of life who are taking action in their personal lives, communities, workplaces and schools to help create a happier and more caring society.
10 places to add to your 2017 bucket list Agoda, a world-leading accommodation site, today announced the results of its latest Travel Smart study, revealing the top 10 destinations in Asia gaining in popularity with travelers from around the world. From the millions of bookings made on the site in 2016, travelers to Asia are
On 20th December 2013, at its 68th session, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) proclaimed 3rd March, the day of signature of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), as UN World Wildlife Day to celebrate and raise awareness on the importance of world’s wild animals and plants.
Independent global researcher, GfK, has released findings showing which vehicle features , from a given list, people see as being ' very important ' in a vehicle . Hygiene factors of safety in an accident , reliability, fuel economy and low running costs naturally top of the list . However,significant numbers state that t
Discrimination remains as an issue today as gender, nationality, age, ethnic-origin and sexual orientation are, unfortunately, still the root-causes for some form of discrimination. Only four out of ten countries worldwide do have equal numbers of girls and boys attending secondary school and 75 countries have laws that criminalise same-sex sexual relations. Zero Discrimination Day
Mont'Kiara International School (M'KIS) officially announces its first school-wide open day to be held on March 24th, 2017. Located in the predominantly expatriate suburb of Mont'Kiara, the open day is being held during school hours, from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm . This whole school open day will allow potential and current families to see M'KIS
Social justice is more than an ethical imperative; it is a foundation for national stability and global prosperity. Equal opportunity, solidarity and respect for human rights, these, are essential to unlocking the full potential and productivity of both nations and their peoples. Observed on the 20th of February yearly, the World Day of Social Justice
UK cities resilient in wake of Brexit, US's fall #BestCities Montreal has ended Paris's five-year run as the world's best student city, according to global higher education analysts QS Quacquarelli Symonds. The fifth edition of its QS Best Student Cities Ranking , enumerates the world's top 100 urban student destinations. This year's ranking features
HRH Princess Haya and Her Children Donate $40 Million in Memory of HM the Late King Hussein Bin Talal and HM the Late Queen Alia Al Hussein to Fight Hunger and Poverty Across
DUBAI, UAE, Feb. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, wife of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum , Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai , and their children, HH Sheikha Al Jalila Bint Mohammed Al Maktoum and HH Sheikh Zayed Bin Mohammed Al Maktoum ,
Young women and girls encounter challenges every day. Many of those challenges are triggered simply by virtue of being female. These include physical and sexual violence, being kept out of school, disproportionate vulnerability to HIV infection and lack of access to property and other rights. In many parts of the world, girls and young women