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Savoring the Last Few Moments of 2014 in the Philippines

Filipino New Year

By Correspondent Joshua Kevin Bondoc in Manila, Philippines.  As 2014 creeps to a close, I can’t help but to look back at the year that has just passed—from a micro level perspective as an

Love story

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By Correspondent Maja Nowak from Poland. All of us had our heart broken at least once in our life. I will never forget when mine was broken for the first

Even the wind knows it’s New Year’s Eve

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By Correspondent Aitziber Saldias in Beasain, Spain. New Year’s Eve starts as any other day, but it’s easy to feel that there’s something different in the air. People rush through

New Years Eve in Romania

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By Correspondent Drauceanu Georgiana in Arad, Romania. I believe that New Year’s Eve is a special moment all over the world. It’s a time when people reminisce thinking of all

Our cats from hell

The author's rescued cats

By Correspondent Vania Koutiva in Athens, Greece. “A cat has absolute emotional honesty: human beings, for one reason or another, may hide their feelings, but a cat does not”. Ernest

Dutch December Holidays

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By Correspondent Susanne in Amsterdam, Netherlands. December is that special month of the year where many countries celebrate their version of Christmas. People spend more time on creating the perfect

A White Christmas Full of Love

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By Correspondent Laura Zaiceanu in Arad, Romania. Christmas is probably the most known and loved holiday around the world. Like every other celebration we have our own ways and traditions

Angellera

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By correspondents Jérémy Saint-Peyre and Joseph Allobbeh in Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya (as told to them by Angellera) I am twenty-four, my name is Angellera. I was born in Kibera and

Orphan Story: “Tika”

By Correspondent Deepak Garg in India Like other orphans I meet during charity work, I met Tika also same way. He caught my attention because of his work. When I

Story of orphan “Kalu”

Kalu - Indian Orphan

By Correspondent Deepak Garg in New Delhi, India I met this orphan during my Sunday charity work. His name was “Kalu”. When I told him that it is his nickname,