Wednesday, August 4, 2021
Home History

History

The theme of this year's World Breastfeeding Week (August 1 to 7) is "Protecting Breastfeeding, a Shared Responsibility". In the midst of the global pandemic, with our heightened awareness of the importance of health and robust immunity, it...
Proponents hope that this initiative lays the groundwork for withdrawing other long-pending authorizations for the use of military force, or AUMFs. But their next target, the 2001 authorization that Congress passed to green light the war against the...
When megalomaniacs write history, there’s always a ‘tell’ – something that indicates their own sense of omniscient power, and history’s ultimate malleability to it. With Vladimir Putin’s essay on Ukraine, published on the Kremlin’s website on 12...
The festschrift is unique to academia, honoring a retiring faculty member with a compilation of essays written by authors in honor of the retiree.In the case of Peter Ochs, the University of Virginia’s Edgar Bronfman Professor of Modern...
Aug 4th 2021About Time: A History of Civilisation in Twelve Clocks. By David Rooney. W.W. Norton; 288 pages; $28.95. Viking; £16.99IN 2015 KIM JONG UN, North Korea’s supreme leader, decreed that every clock in his country must move...
256pp, Rs599; HarperCollins A renaissance is a revival of or a renewed interest in something. The word brings to mind the intellectual ferment of Europe in the 16th and 17th centuries. Few associate it with the shifting state of...
TEHRAN – One of the once highly prosperous Shah-Abbasi caravanserais, which is located in Mayamey town of Semnan province, has undergone some rehabilitation works, a local tourism official announced on Wednesday. The project aims to...
Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf's Abdul Qayyum Niazi was on Wednesday elected the 13th prime minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir. He received 33 votes in the newly formed Legislative Assembly of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, whereas joint opposition's candidate Chaudhry...

FOLLOW US

22,042FansLike
2,506FollowersFollow
0SubscribersSubscribe

RECENT POSTS