Posts Tagged ‘honored’

Greeks Honored in New Australian National Monument to Migration

The National Monument to Migration in Sydney, Australia. Credit: J Bar/Wikimedia Commons/CC BY-SA 3.0 Greek philanthropists have banded together to commemorate Greek migrants on the new National Monument to Migration in Sydney, Australia to recognize the 200th anniversary of Greek independence. The Welcome Wall at the Australian National Maritime Museum was recently named the National […]

Elie Wiesel to Be the First Jew Honored With a Bust in National Cathedral

WASHINGTON (JTA) — Washington’s National Cathedral, known for its role during presidential inaugurations and other days of national import, is honoring Elie Wiesel, the Nobel Peace Laureate and Holocaust memoirist with a bust, making him the first Jew to be so honored. Or maybe not the first, depending on where you sit. “I would say […]

Elie Wiesel to be ‘first 20th century Jew’ honored with bust in Washington’s National Cathedral

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Parviz Tanavoli honored at Asia Arts Game Changer Awards

TEHRAN – Iranian sculptor Parviz Tanavoli is among the four artists and art professionals selected to be honored with Asia Arts Game Changer Awards this year. He is also a painter and a poet, and is most famous for his iconic Heech sculpture series. The Asia Arts Game Changer Awards is a signature event honoring […]

Fundraiser Responsible for Securing the Largest Charitable Gift to Israel to be Honored

As the recently retired southwest regional director at American Associates, Ben-Gurion University (AABGU), Philip Gomperts facilitated what is widely believed to be the largest charitable gift in Israel’s history. During his nearly three-decade career at AABGU, the United States-based fundraising arm of the Negev-based research university, Gomperts befriended Howard and Lottie Marcus, an unassuming couple […]

Alan Turing, LGBTQ WWII Code Breaker, Honored On Britain’s 50-Pound Note

LONDON (AP) — The rainbow flag is flying proudly Thursday above the Bank of England in the heart of London’s financial district to commemorate World War II codebreaker Alan Turing, the new face of Britain’s 50-pound note. The design of the bank note was unveiled before it is set to be formally issued to the […]

Greece to be Honored by Costa Rica on Shared Bicentennial

Credit: Bruce Thomson/CC BY 2.0/flickr The nations of Greece and Costa Rica are both celebrating the bicentennial of their independence this year, with Costa Rican authorities planning to illuminate their iconic National Insurance Building in the capital city of San Jose in blue and white on March 25th. Greeks in Costa Rica are already celebrating this […]

Holocaust survivor gymnast and rabbi honored with Hungarian Order of Merit

Two prominent figures from Hungary‘s Jewish community were honored with the country’s second-highest state award, the Hungarian Order of Merit. Rabbi Shlomo Koves and gymnast and Holocaust survivor Agnes Keleti were among this year’s recipients of the prestigious order.  Keleti is a five-time Olympic gold-medalist and Holocaust survivor. At age 35 she won an Olympic […]

Bar-Ilan professor honored by B’nai B’rith for rescuing Jews during WWII

Simon Raymond Schwarzfuchs, a Bar-Ilan University emeritus professor who rescued Jews and fought the Nazis as a member of the Jewish underground in France, has been recognized by B’nai B’rith International for human rights efforts during World War II.Schwarzfuchs was one of 18 heroes who received a Jewish Rescuers Citation from B’nai B’rith this year.He […]

The 244 Americans Donald Trump Wants Honored in the National Garden of Heroes

President Donald Trump issued an Executive Order on Monday detailing the American heroes he wants featured in his proposed National Garden of Heroes. Trump announced the tribute site during his July 3, 2020, speech at Mount Rushmore, in which he asserted the importance of American historical figures at a time when leftist radicals were vandalizing […]

Famed Human Rights Activist Garry Kasparov Honored With Algemeiner’s Prestigious ‘Warrior for Truth’ Award at Virtual ‘J100’ Gala

Garry Kasparov addresses the 7th annual Algemeiner ‘J100’ gala, in New York City, Dec. 1, 2020. Famed human rights activist Garry Kasparov was honored with the prestigious “Warrior for Truth” award on Tuesday at the 7th annual Algemeiner “J100” gala, held virtually from New York City and broadcast to a global audience. The Russian chess […]

Iranian craftswomen honored at World Crafts Council

TEHRAN – Two Iranian craftswomen have been honored at the World Crafts Council (WCC), the deputy tourism minister has said.  Parvin Abazari from Sirjan, and Fatemeh Shokri from Bahiri village (in Bushehr province) have gained prizes from an online completion organized by the WCC- Asia Pacific Region, Pouya Mahmoudian announced on Saturday.  Both crafters are […]

Obama to be honored by PEN America

During the ceremony, Obama and historian Ron Chernow, a former PEN board president, will discuss freedom of expression and the importance of truth in a world of misinformation. Obama’s previous books include “Dreams from My Father” and “The Audacity of Hope.” “As an organization of writers, we have always seen President Obama not just as […]

Black Jewish novelist Walter Mosley honored by National Book Foundation

JTA — Black Jewish novelist Walter Mosley received one of the National Book Foundation’s highest honors on Wednesday night: the Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. Since 1988, the lifetime achievement award has gone to Joan Didion, Ursula Le Guin and Toni Morrison, among others. Mosley is the first Black man to win the medal […]

Sex offender rabbi to be honored at Judaism second holiest site

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Quaker group honored by Yad Vashem for helping Jews during Holocaust is now banned from Israel

One of the special ironies of the weekend’s news that Israel is barring 20 international organizations from entry because they support BDS (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions) is the appearance on that list of the venerable American Friends Service Committee, or AFSC, which was founded 101 years ago as an antiwar organization. AFSC earned distinction and […]

Seymour Hersh Joins Ranks Of Truth-Tellers Honored For Integrity

Journalist Seymour Hersh is to be honored with this year’s Sam Adams Award for Integrity to be presented to him at the Sam Adams Associates for Integrity in Intelligence (SAAII) award ceremony on the evening of Sept. 22 at American University. Sam Adams Associates, who selected Hersh last month from a truly impressive roster of […]

Dr. Duke Says Julian Assange Should Be Honored as One of World’s Greatest Heroes for Peace and Freedom!

Download Today Dr. Duke and British author and activist Mark Collett honored Julian Assange and Edward Snowdin as a heroes for peace and freedom! Dr. Duke spoke about the great service that these men provided when they revealed information indisputably proving that Hillary Clinton and the rest of the American establishment knew full well that […]

West anxious about deterrent power of Iran’s missile program: IRGC commander

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari said the reason behind certain Western states’ concern over Iran’s missile capability is its deterrent power which prevents them from pressuring Tehran. Speaking to the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) on Thursday on the anniversary of the establishment […]

Health Ranger: Three shocking things you never knew about what’s in your food and where it comes from

About the author:Mike Adams (aka the “Health Ranger“) is the founding editor of NaturalNews.com, the internet’s No. 1 natural health news website, now reaching 7 million unique readers a month. In late 2013, Adams launched the Natural News Forensic Food Lab, where he conducts atomic spectroscopy research into food contaminants using high-end ICP-MS […]

Martin Luther King also had A Nightmare

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$28bn power projects up for grabs

TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (Shana) — Iran says it has a number of major power projects worth more than USD28bn are ready for investment by foreign financiers within the next few years. Iranian Power Minister Hamid Chitchian said Iran will need to add some 50 megawatts to its power generation capacity within the next 10 years […]

$28bn power projects up for grabs

TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (Shana) — Iran says it has a number of major power projects worth more than USD28bn are ready for investment by foreign financiers within the next few years. Iranian Power Minister Hamid Chitchian said Iran will need to add some 50 megawatts to its power generation capacity within the next 10 years […]

$28bn power projects up for grabs

TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (Shana) — Iran says it has a number of major power projects worth more than USD28bn are ready for investment by foreign financiers within the next few years. Iranian Power Minister Hamid Chitchian said Iran will need to add some 50 megawatts to its power generation capacity within the next 10 years […]

$28bn power projects up for grabs

TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (Shana) — Iran says it has a number of major power projects worth more than USD28bn are ready for investment by foreign financiers within the next few years. Iranian Power Minister Hamid Chitchian said Iran will need to add some 50 megawatts to its power generation capacity within the next 10 years […]

$28bn power projects up for grabs

TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (Shana) — Iran says it has a number of major power projects worth more than USD28bn are ready for investment by foreign financiers within the next few years. Iranian Power Minister Hamid Chitchian said Iran will need to add some 50 megawatts to its power generation capacity within the next 10 years […]

$28bn power projects up for grabs

TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (Shana) — Iran says it has a number of major power projects worth more than USD28bn are ready for investment by foreign financiers within the next few years. Iranian Power Minister Hamid Chitchian said Iran will need to add some 50 megawatts to its power generation capacity within the next 10 years […]

$28bn power projects up for grabs

TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (Shana) — Iran says it has a number of major power projects worth more than USD28bn are ready for investment by foreign financiers within the next few years. Iranian Power Minister Hamid Chitchian said Iran will need to add some 50 megawatts to its power generation capacity within the next 10 years […]

$28bn power projects up for grabs

TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (Shana) — Iran says it has a number of major power projects worth more than USD28bn are ready for investment by foreign financiers within the next few years. Iranian Power Minister Hamid Chitchian said Iran will need to add some 50 megawatts to its power generation capacity within the next 10 years […]

$28bn power projects up for grabs

TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (Shana) — Iran says it has a number of major power projects worth more than USD28bn are ready for investment by foreign financiers within the next few years. Iranian Power Minister Hamid Chitchian said Iran will need to add some 50 megawatts to its power generation capacity within the next 10 years […]

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