Tag: World

BUSINESS

World Food Prices Show Decline

World food prices fell in June for the first time in 12 months, pushed lower by declines in vegetable oils, cereals, and dairy products. The information was released by the United Nations food agency. The FAO Food Price Index averaged 124.6 points in June, down 3.2 points from May, but still 31.5 points higher than its level in the same […]

COMMENTARY

The Gospel Of “Us Against Them”

The gospel of “Us Against them” in which our enemies become our footstools- with God’s help- is an intriguing mindset. It begs the question, “Who would you be without your enemies?” Have you noticed that “The hotter the battle the sweeter the victory” is our default and preferred battle cry? Sigh! Talk about answered prayers as we spill blood and […]

BUSINESS

Millionaires Continue To Grow In Numbers Despite COVID-19

According to a report from Credit Suisse, more than five million people became millionaires for the first time across the world in 2020 despite the ravages of the COVID-19 pandemic on the global economy. The report notes that while many poor people became poorer, the number of millionaires increased by 5.2 million to 56.1 million globally. Recovering stock markets and […]

NEWS

Key Term “World War 3” Sets Record In Google Search

The new posturing around the world by the leaders of the U.S., Russia, and North Korea is causing anxiety and promoting fear among many people. Consequently, more and more people are rushing to Google to engage in searches for the key term “World War 3.” According to press reports, new data provided by Google have shown a surge in searches for […]

NEWS

Top News Headlines Around The World

New Leaker Disclosing U.S. Secrets, Government Concludes According to a CNN.com report, the federal government has concluded there’s a new leaker exposing national security documents in the aftermath of surveillance disclosures by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, U.S. officials tell CNN. Trinidad Says Illegal Jamaicans Putting A Strain On Its Resources The Trinidad and Tobago government says the influx of […]

TRAVELOG

5 Impressive Castles Around The World

A castle is defined as a large building or a group of buildings fortified against attack with thick walls, battlements, towers, and in many cases a moat. Over the centuries castles have been built not only in Europe and Asia but also in many other places around the world. For the most part, castles primary purpose was to avert attacks […]