mrlincolnswhitehouse.org — 6+ min ago
Mr. Lincoln's Office: Emancipation Proclamation - Mr. Lincoln's White House
Lincoln took a carriage ride with William Seward and Gideon Welles. ... For example, Senator Charles Sumner visited "White House twice on July 4 to plead that the President ... reconsecrate the day by a decree of emancipation, " according to historian Allan Nevins. ... _Diary of Gideon Welles_, Volume I, p. 70-71 3. Chase, _Inside the Cabinet_, p. 97-100. 4. ... , Secretary of State William Seward also signed the Proclamation. ... ...
pakobserver.net — 6+ min ago
Pakistan, UN chief seek debt suspension for mid-income nations - Pakistan Observer
India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh, the three largest countries in South Asia, are also included in this ... Pakistan has backed UN Secretary General Ant? ... also heads the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). ... , global economic inequalities and the effects of climate change and natural disasters" While explaining ... his plan to "suspend mid-income nations' debts into 2022," the UN chief noted that many of them were ... ...
aljazeera.com — 11+ min ago
Tropical Storm Claudette brings rain, floods to US Gulf Coast
That included Tropical Storm Cristobal that opened the season last June, hurricanes Laura and Delta that ... Tropical Storm Claudette formed along the US Gulf Coast on Saturday morning, bringing heavy rains and ... The National Hurricane Center in Miami said in a 4am (08:00 GMT) advisory that the storm was located ... evening, possibly near hurricane strength, according to the National Hurricane Center. ... areas, according to forecasters at the National Hurricane Center. ... ...
jpost.com — 12+ min ago
Health Ministry says transfer of vaccines to Palestinians was routine
Israel's Health Ministry said that the delivery of Pfizer coronavirus vaccines to the Palestinian Authority ... "The Palestinian health ministry received proper Pfizer vaccines, with expiration dates that were known ... The announcement comes after the Palestinian health ministry sent back the shipment of the first 100,000 ... (PA) on Friday was in accordance with an agreement signed by Israel. ... The ministry added that the PA received proper vaccines identical to those administered to Israeli citizens ... ...
ncregister.com — 13+ min ago
New Catholic Books for Young Readers Focus on Faith, Saints and Even Science
Even very young children will enjoy meeting the likes of St. Faustina, St. Teresa of Calcutta, St. ... Elizabeth Ann Seton and more awesome Catholic women. ... Readers follow Joseph to Bethlehem, Egypt and home to Nazareth with his young family. ... Kerry Crawford and Patricia A. Crawford Books June 19, 2021 _Brilliant! ... (The father of the Big Bang Theory was, in fact, a Catholic priest from Belgium, Father George Lemaitre ... ...
aljazeera.com — 14+ min ago
Nigeria: The tweet that got Twitter banned
Is the Nigerian government's Twitter ban more about controlling dissent than about regulating the platform ... It's been more than 20 years since Nigeria transitioned to civilian rule but millions are still struggling ... Kidnappers in Nigeria are increasingly targeting schools and abducting hundreds of students for ransom ...
jpost.com — 15+ min ago
Haifa Museum opens "Exhibition of Healing" after unrest in Israel
Show celebrates museumaaaâ‚ŹsÄąÄ…aaâ‚ŹzEÂs 70th anniversary and includes works of 128 Israeli and Palestinian artists....
jpost.com — 18+ min ago
UAE congratulates Iran's Raisi for election victory
The United Arab Emirates congratulated Ebrahim Raisi on his victory in Iran's presidential election on ... Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed also sent a message of congratulations, state news agency ... ," Vice-President and de facto Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid said in a statement tweeted by ... "We wish for the Islamic Republic, and for our bilateral relations, stability, continuity and prosperity ... WAM reported. ... ...
timesofisrael.com — 19+ min ago
Meretz's Frej won't back extending ban on Palestinian family reunification
in the West Bank or the Gaza Strip. ... On Wednesday, coalition chairman Idit Silman (Yamina) was forced to pull the measure from the Knesset ... On Thursday, Defense Minister Benny Gantz publicly urged opposition leader Benjamin Netanyahu to back ... Then-MK Iman Khatib-Yasin speaks during a Knesset plenary session at the Knesset, on August 24, 2020. ... , against the law limiting Israeli-Palestinian family reunification on April 14, 2013. ... ...
pakobserver.net — 31+ min ago
Mariam Nusrat, a Pakistani entrepreneur makes it to
stories in Huffington Post, Global Voices, Washington Business Journal, Today, Yahoo News, and other ... Mariam Nusrat, a Pakistani entrepreneur makes it to "Forbes Next 1000 List," Mariam Nusrat, a Pakistani ... University in the United States, and she now lives in Virginia. ... Mariam, the company's creator, has a Master's degree in economics from both LUMS and George Washington ... Alum Award (given onstage by President Bill Clinton), the DC Inno 50 on Fire Award, the Andrew Rice ... ...