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He will join culture ministers and leading arts and culture experts from around the world to discuss the importance of cultural exchange in a world that, according to a Manx government press release, 'is increasingly complex and multi-lateral'.
Choumaha , July 30: Bodh Gaya got its name because Siddhartha sat cross-legged under a peepal tree and achieved enlightenment to become Gautam Buddha.
It might not have been on the official programme of Emancipation Day activities, but the youthful T&T Steel and Brass Symphonic Orchestra's musical tribute to five international, national and community icons on July 27 provided a perfect launch pad for reflection on emancipation observances.
The IRA killed Colin Parry's son Tim in Warrington in 1993. Despite his terrible loss, Colin Parry has courageously said: "Seeking personal justice may not always sit well with the search for peace.
What a marvellous move by KwaZulu Natal Sadtu to launch a TV channel dedicated to learners and teachers.
The US was expanding an initiative to develop and train political and economic leaders in Africa, President Barack Obama said on Monday.
A mural of the Beastie Boys has gone on display where the cover art for their album Paul's Boutique was shot.
On Monday night's edition of his PBS show, Charlie Rose aired an interview with Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal that he conducted in Doha, Qatar over the weekend and Meshaal took the insane and ridiculous step of comparing himself and the Palestinian people to what Nelson Mandela and South Africa went through under apartheid.
1954 - Iran and eight Western oil companies agree to reactivate Iran's frozen oil industry, ending a three-year battle that bankrupted Iran.
On this day in 1948, the 14th Olympic Games opened at Wembley, and were to become known as the wettest ever held.
WASHINGTON:US Secretary of State John Kerry evoked the memory of anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela yesterday to press his push for a ceasefire between Israel and the Palestinians.
The doctor who performed the autopsy on an Arizona death-row inmate whose execution was prolonged says the intravenous lines were placed correctly.
" Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world," Nelson Mandela.
Chief Executive of the Ministry for Culture and Heritage Lewis Holden, will lead a delegation from the New Zealand government attending the Edinburgh International Culture Summit from 10 to 12 August 2014, held at the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh.
A role model is a person looked to by others as an example to be imitated or whose behaviour, example, or success is or can be emulated by others, especially by younger people.
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