We can see torture in day to day life. Some tortures are physical while some may be mental or psychological tortures. It is one of the worst forms of human rights violation when it is used to punish, to obtain information or a confession, to take revenge on a person or persons or create terror and fear within a population.
There are many international events being organised around the world. Some international days are observed around the globe while there are occasions in different countries which might be limited to some nations or regions. In this regard a new day which has been in the news is Yoga Day.
Only a person who has to flee his or her native place without choice could tell us the pain. If someone migrates to another place out of personal choice, then that is a different matter, but many have to flee without any fault of theirs. A word that comes to our minds related to this is `refugee'. It's sad to know that every minute eight people leave everything behind to escape war, persecution or terror and there are several types of forcibly displaced people around the world.
Most of us respect our elders whether they are our parents or other senior people. But there are elders around us who are facing problem. We could see many old age home because elders are not able to stay with their grown up kids for various reasons.