Young boy saves 12-year-old classmate from becoming a child bride

LAST YEAR, SUMIT was preparing for his marriage to a girl from his village. However, before the day arrived, he decided marriage wasn’t for him… just yet. Sumit was 13 years old. In his small village in Nepal, child marriage is the norm. “I used to like a girl from my school and we decided to get married because we thought that was what should … Continue reading Young boy saves 12-year-old classmate from becoming a child bride

8 Sets Of Twins Start On The Same Day And Join The Same School

There were 8 sets of twins among the 125 first years students who started at Colaiste Ide agus Iosef in Abbeyfeale this week, who completed their first day of secondary school. Principal Jim Tierney said: “It is certainly a most unique situation. We have twins in other classes at the school but to have eight sets in the one year is a first,” “We don’t … Continue reading 8 Sets Of Twins Start On The Same Day And Join The Same School