Life isn’t fair for the vertically challenged. They can’t see the stage at concerts, can’t reach the top shelf at the grocery store, have to hem their pants, and make less money and have less power than their taller peers.
It is fair to say that entrepreneur Simon Lee has a flair for languages. The 32-year-old South Korean speaks no less than six of them – Korean, English, French, Arabic, Mandarin and Japanese. And he says he plans to learn more.
Sister Nirmala, the nun who succeeded Mother Teresa as the head of a charity in the Indian city of Kolkata (Calcutta), has died, aged 81.