The Red Hot Chili Peppers have just announced the concert dates for their upcoming 2017 North American Getaway tour. The 24-stop tour starts in San Antonio, Texas on January 5th and will travel throughout the U.S. and Canada before ending its run on March 18th in Vancouver. Tickets go on sale on September 23rd, but…
Anna SastrePornography in relationships has been an issue for a long time. Even today, professional recommendations on how to manage the use of pornography still vary widely. We attended one workshop in a couples therapy conference that recommended to merely accept porn use, especially by men, as natural and harmless. While this may be an…
This was revealed by the Family Support Centre based at the Port Moresby General Hospital (POMGEN).
The centre treats over 1000 survivors of domestic and sexual violence in a year, with about 40 patients a month.
The centre reports that more than half of the monthly survivors are children under the age of 16.
FSC also revealed that pack rapes and paedophile cases are becoming very common.
FSC clinical manager Tessie Soi said the figures are quite alarming, especially in NCD, which is known as a mini PNG.
Soi said we need to speak openly about it and encourage people to recognise that these issues are really happening in the communities.
The new Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report by UNESCO, released this morning, shows the vast potential for education to propel progress towards all global goals outlined in the new Sustainable Development Agenda (SDGs). But, if education is to fulfill that potential and meet the current challenges facing the planet, a seismic shift is needed in […]
Along with the perennial run on leggings, students returning to America’s classrooms this year are making a beeline for retro sneakers, “cold-shoulder” tops, versatile laptops, and USB drives. Demand for those hot-ticket items is helping to push back-to-school spending to its fastest growth in four years, a boon for retailers in their second most important…
A woman in Clearwater, Florida was arrested and charged with second-degree arson on Saturday after surveillance video footage revealed that she’d set a car on fire last month. According to the Tampa Bay Times, Carmen Chamblee, 19, allegedly told police that she believed the vehicle belonged to her ex-boyfriend. Unfortunately for the actual owner of […]
The thigh-split dress trend has been a thing ever since Angelina Jolie stuck out her leg on the 2012 Oscars red carpet, and, since then, celebrities have been trying their best to put their own spin on the look and win “best dressed” points.