Agustina Canamero, 81, and Pascual Pérez, 84, hug and kiss through a plastic film screen to minimise the risk of catching #coronavirus, at a nursing home in #Barcelona, #Spain. (Emilio Morenatti / AP)
International POW

International POW:23 – 29 June

The scariest thing about distance is that you don’t know whether they’ll miss you or forget you. – Nicholas Spark

International POW

International POW: 18 – 24 December

Then the Grinch thought of something he hadn’t before! What if Christmas, he thought, doesn’t come from a store. What if Christmas…perhaps…means a little bit

Egyptian football fans watching the first match for #Egypt vs #Uruguay in #Russia #WorldCup 2018, In a village near #Minya city South of #Egypt. (Roger Anis / Masrawy)
International POW

International POW: 12 – 18 June

Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength. –

Protesters chant slogans during a march against pension cuts, school closures and slow hurricane-recovery efforts, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. (Ricardo Arduengo / AFP)
International POW

International POW: 1 – 7 May

A woman is like a tea bag – you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water. – Eleanor Roosevelt

A child sleeps in a bag as hundreds of civilians leave rebel-held Eastern Ghouta, Syria. (Omar Sanadiki / Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 12- 19 March

People who are overwhelmed with troubles never do look back. They know only too well that misfortune follows in their wake. – Victor Hugo.

Kenya Wildlife Service rangers load a tranquilized elephant onto a truck during a translocation exercise to Ithumba Camp in Tsavo East National Park, in Solio Ranch in Nyeri County, Kenya. (Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 20 – 26 February

Don’t just sit on the runway and hope someone will come along and push the airplane. It simply won’t happen. Change your attitude and gain

International POW

International POW: 29 December – 4 January

Hold fast to dreams, For if dreams die, Life is a broken-winged bird, That cannot fly. – Langston Hughes.

International POW

International POW: 22 – 28 September

Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful. – Gibran Khalil Gibran.

International POW

International POW: 5 – 11 May

A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government. – Edward Abbey

International POW

International POW: 17 – 23 March

If you end up with a boring miserable life because you listened to your mom, your dad, your teacher, your priest, or some guy on