Merkel Harvard commencement speech: ‘Tear down walls of ignorance’ — DW News | Angela Merkel Makes Swipe At President Trump At Harvard — NBC News, Watch Videos

Merkel Harvard commencement speech: ‘Tear down walls of ignorance’ — DW News German Chancellor Angela Merkel delivered this years commencement address at Harvard University. Her advice to the graduates was spiked with indirect criticism of Donald Trump’s policies. She spoke of halting global warming, eradicating starvation, eliminating diseases, giving people, especially girls, access to education…

Facts and figures on European Parliament elections — European Parliament News | Watch Videos on how the European Parliament and the EU work

Parliament provides up-to-date key facts and figures about the electoral process. European elections are organised under the provisions of the overarching European electoral law (revised in 2002 and 2018). The revised law still needs to be ratified by national parliaments. Practical details of the electoral process are governed by national laws and elections are held…

Videos: European Sports Festival 2019 and Volunteers at ESF 2019

Thousands of members of the Jamats of the United Kingdom, France, and Portugal jurisdictions came together at the University of Nottingham to Meet, Compete and Unite at the European Sports Festival 2019. Participants, spectators, and volunteers took part in a range of sports, daytime activities, and entertainment events spread across the Easter weekend. Source: The…

Kyrgyzstan expects to receive largest influx of tourists in 2019 IINA News | Watch videos on Beautiful Nature – Endless Mountains – Nice People and Excellent Food

Bishkek (UNA-OIC) – About 7 million foreigners, with more than half of them being tourists, visited Kyrgyzstan in 2018, Deputy Minister of Culture, Information, and Tourism Maksat Damir Uulu told journalists here on Tuesday. During a press conference at Kyrgyz National News Agency (KABAR), Uulu, who is also the director of the Tourism Department, noted…

Restoration on Mughal Glazed Tiles — Video documentation of Humayun tomb restoration by Aga Khan Trust for Culture | Watch two videos

A film explaining the restoration of Mughal glazed tilework by Aga Khan Trust for Culture during the Humayun’s Mausoleum’s conservation. The project was supported by the Tata Trusts and it required over five years of research and documentation to undertake it. Source:   NIZAMUDDIN URBAN RENEWAL INITIATIVE Published on 1 Oct 2018 Humay’s Tomb’s Conservation…

International Talent Showcase performances now available online — The Ismaili | PBSJ Blog will insert two Videos at a time for our readers

Performances from the Jubilee Arts International Talent Showcase, which took place in July 2018 during the Diamond Jubilee Celebration in Lisbon, are now available to view online at https://the.ismaili/jubilee-arts/ITS2018. International Talent Showcase participants performed the official Jubilee Arts song at the finale of the event.AZIZ LADHA All five full shows are available, along with each…

A world-class University on the Mountains of central Asia | Undergraduate schools are located at Naryn, Kyrgyzstan, and Khorog, Tajikistan | Tekeli campus in Kazakhstan is expected to start classes in 2021/2022 | Watch Videos on the University of Central Asia

About the University of Central Asia РУССКИЙ One University, Three Schools “It is important to know that what we are doing here will be a valuable example of international cooperation for the future not only here in the region, but also for people far beyond the region. -“His Highness the Aga Khan UCA Naryn Campus…

About British-Iranian Architect Farshid Moussavi | Won competition to design a landmark Ismaili Centre in Houston, Texas | Watch Videos

Farshid Moussavi on Wikipedia Born 1965 (age 53–54) Shiraz, Iran Nationality British Alma mater Harvard University Bartlett School of Architecture, University College London Dundee University Occupation Architect Practice Farshid Moussavi Architecture Previously Foreign Office Architects Buildings Ōsanbashi, International Passenger Terminal, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, Ohio Projects The Function of Ornament The…

UAE "a Perfect Example Of Tolerance, Integration And Acceptance Of ‘the Other’ ", Says Ismaili Community Leader — Urdu Point com | Watch Videos on Pope visit to UAE

DUBAI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News / WAM – 03rd Feb, 2019) The United Arab Emirates is “a great embodiment of the spirit of tolerance, pluralism and empathy, in the presence of people representing more than 200 nationalities living in peace, harmony and success on the UAE land,” according to Ameeruddin Thanawalla, President of the…

EU-Japan trade agreement enters into force | Marketplace home to 635 million people and almost a third of the world’s Gross Domestic Product, bringing the people of Europe and Japan closer together than ever before | Watch Videos

EU-Japan trade agreement enters into force Brussels, 31 January 2019 The Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between the EU and Japan enters into force on 1 February 2019. Businesses and consumers across Europe and in Japan can now take advantage of the largest open trade zone in the world. @ add copyrigth here 2019 President of…

Pakistan: Improving Education through Greater Accountability and Resources in Punjab Province | — Bringing Education to Those Who Need it the Most in Balochistan Province — World Bank Videos

Education opportunities for girls in Pakistan’s Punjab Province are increasing after major reforms have improved facilities, teaching, and learning by students. More schools now have proper buildings and equipment that are regularly maintained. 100,000 new teachers have been recruited on merit and properly trained. Students are increasingly being taught through activity-based learning and receive free…