Isha Arora

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Keen to volunteer and over 70? This is for you

If there’s one thing we like in this country, it’s volunteering. We’re really very good at it, but there’s always more we can do.<p>To play our part, this year, GoodLife has teamed up with the Royal Voluntary Service on a search to find skilled over 70s that are willing to get involved with a very …

Stop settling for old, ineffective models of volunteering abroad. Here’s a better way.

Travelers get mixed messages about ethical actions and international volunteering. Some experts suggest avoiding international service all together; …

Fair Trade

3 Reasons Why Volunteering In Retirement Is Good For Your Health

Al Bennett will never forget the scenes he witnessed on one of his first voyages to Mexico as a volunteer with Mercy Ships nearly 30 years ago. Mothers of children who had just had cataract operations aboard the ship were showing their children the view from the deck, a world they were seeing for …

Volunteering May Teach You Something About Yourself

<b>By Traci Evison UCF Forum columnist</b><p>The opportunity to volunteer presented itself to me last year -- and it turned out to be just as much an educational lesson to me about patience and communications.<p>I had been wanting to volunteer someplace, and purposely chose teaching Sunday school with kids 3 to …

Young people from Greece preach volunteering all around the world

It is a fact that in the year 2016, the majority of young people in Greece are trapped in the whirl of unemployment and illegal labor. However, there are also cases of youngsters who manage to stand out, one way or another.<p>In this article I am going to talk about the efforts made by Dora Bitsi and …

A Guide to Managing a Volunteer Workforce

While money matters a lot in American politics, anyone who has been part of a large campaign knows that a strong, committed group of volunteers can be every bit as critical to success. Time and again, an effective ground game that captures the public’s spirit — and its sweat equity — is cited as …

Elections

For an Expat, There’s More to Volunteering Than the Obvious

On the morning of Dec. 31, I was in the Trastevere neighborhood of Rome, introducing myself and my 13-year-old son to a group of fellow volunteers. We had signed up to serve breakfast to the homeless and hungry who arrive at the <i>piazza</i> twice a week for a meal.

5 Essential Pieces of Career Advice No One Ever Told You

Most common career advice is worthless. It's the stuff no one tells you that can make all the difference.<p>Let me guess, in high school, college and early adulthood you probably received a lot of career advice. Most of it was well-intentioned, but how much of it ended up actually being useful?<p>If …

Employment

The Latest: Slovenia to demand visas on border at midnight

IDOMENI, Greece (AP) — The Latest on continuing migration to Europe (all times local):<p>8:15 p.m.<p>Serbia's Interior Ministry says Slovenia will demand …

London's most unusual brunches

Fancy quinoa waffles, bacon naan or unlimited milkshakes for breakfast? We reveal London's quirkiest - and best - brunch spots. Come hungry...<p>Whether you're tucking into towers of pancakes, lashings of Hollandaise sauce or trusty fry-up, there’s nothing a good brunch can’t solve. If you’re bored of …

Refugees: EU and Turkey reach deal to ease crisis

Turkey and the European Union reached an agreement on a proposal to tackle the massive influx of refugees into Europe, as the United Nations expressed concern about the deal on Tuesday.<p>Donald Tusk, the European Council president, said the leaders had made a "breakthrough" that sent "a very clear …

Has India pressed mute button on Pakistan?

<b>New Delhi:</b> India may be insistent that Pakistan act against those responsible for the Pathankot terror attack before the two countries resume their …

Pakistan

Single By Choice: Why Fewer American Women Are Married Than Ever Before

Marriage is losing ground in America. According to the U.S. Census, the proportion of married adults dropped from 57 percent in 2000 to 52 percent in 2009. For the first time ever, single adult women outnumber married adult women in the U.S.<p>Rebecca Traister says the declining marriage rates among …

Top 10 film noir

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