POLITICS

Ilham Aliyev and his wife visiting the wounded of the Nagorno-Karabakh war

Mehriban Arif qizi Aliyeva is an Azerbaijani physician and ophthalmologist, the first Vice President and First Lady of Azerbaijan, the head of Heydar Aliyev Foundation, the chairperson of Azerbaijani Culture Friends Foundation, the President of Azerbaijani Gymnastics Federation, and the goodwill ambassador of UNESCO and ISESCO. Read More »

The social worker poised to step into Ivanka’s shoes Jill and Joe’s daughter Ashley Biden

For the last four years, Ivanka Trump has enjoyed unprecedented power and influence as the First Daughter of the United States. But Ivanka and her husband Jared Kushner – who both hold unpaid but clearly hugely powerful positions within the Trump presidency – could soon find themselves out of the White House. In the last couple of hours, Trump’s Democratic ... Read More »

Masoumeh Ebtekar’ Son in the U.S

Masoumeh Ebtekar (born Masoumeh, Niloufar Ebtekar; 21 September 1960) is current Vice President for Women and Family Affairs, being appointed on 9 August 2017. She previously headed Department of Environment from 1997 to 2005, making her the first female member in the cabinet since 1979 and the third in history. She held the same level of office from 2013 to ... Read More »

Yerevan in the photos

Yerevan (About this soundlisten), sometimes spelled Erevan) is the capital and largest city of Armenia and one of the world’s oldest continuously inhabited cities. Situated along the Hrazdan River, Yerevan is the administrative, cultural, and industrial center of the country. Read More »

Harris’s ancestral village in India hopeful as Biden leads count

Villagers in the Indian ancestral home of Kamala Harris have painted slogans on roads wishing her victory as Joe Biden, her Democrat running mate in the United States presidential election, moved closer to the White House. Read More »

Aleppo artisans seeking to renew hope at Damascus fair

Under the elegant arches and domes of an Ottoman-era compound, Joseph Tobjian displays his aromatic Aleppo soap at a trade fair designed to revive Syria’s exports-starved arts and crafts. Read More »

Olympians Were Haunted By Helpful Sports Ghosts

During the Brazil 2014 World Cup there was a lot of noise in the press about North Korea claiming to have won the competition after a dramatic final victory over Portugal. Sadly, this was all a giant hoax started by a fake news website. Read More »

Army Preparing in homeland

The famed Louisiana Maneuvers, a series of mock battles during World War II, were designed to figure out how the United States could use its existing technology to fight in a fundamentally different way against the German military’s airplanes, radios and tanks. Read More »