No one who voluntarily enters into marriage agrees to the union with the thought of separation or divorce in mind. No, never. Quite the opposite, in fact. To those who marry freely, out of their own accord, marriage holds a promise of lifelong bliss. In effect, marriage means one has a companion for life – […] The post Case Study: The myth Of Philippine Marriage And Divorce appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
In scorching heat, beneath the shadow of the acacia tree, Lakhano Mangsi is sitting, carrying a water bottle on his shoulder strap and a herding stick in his hand. Tired due to his old age, he is taking a rest and in the distance, his cows are mooing and grazing. “When monsoon rains start, we […] The post Fighting Floods And Diseases With Precious Livestock, Herders Return From Indus-Kohistan To Destroyed Lives appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
I hope you’re angry about these floods. It’ll take Pakistan years, possibly decades, to ‘rehabilitate’ from the colossal scale of devastation to lives, livelihood, livestock, agriculture, businesses, infrastructure, trees and terrain. Let me put it another way. Generations of 33 plus million families will pay the price for a flood that they didn’t cause. How […] The post A Flood Of Anger After The Physical Deluge appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.