Orphan

An Inspiring Orphan From Syria, Stepping Into Her Mother's Shoes

Dana Sleiman | Posted 03.06.2014 | UK
Dana Sleiman

I first met Hala at a tented settlement in central Bekaa, East Lebanon. She had been here for a year, one in a million refugees who have fled Syria. They call her 'the orphan'; her tomboy walk and winter hat make her easy to spot. She speaks with a disturbing nonchalance; a hardness, common amongst many refugees I have met. Her hair is falling out.

Man, 83, Denies Raping, Beating And Locking Deaf Orphan In Cellar

PA | Posted 22.06.2012 | UK

A man has denied forcing a young girl to live in the cellar of his home where she was beaten, raped and treated as his virtual slave. Ilyas Ashar, ...

WATCH: Cornel Hrisca-Munn Has No Arms, Can Drum Better Than You

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK

Romanian orphan Cornel Hrisca-Munn was born in 1991 with a deformed leg and no forearms - today he's a Philosophy and Theology student at Oxford Unive...