Cardinal Dolan: Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton Share ‘Touching Moment’ At Al Smith Dinner
Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Archbishop of the Diocese of New York, hosted the Al Smith dinner Thursday night, sitting between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. D...
Cardinal Dolan asks for apology from Clinton campaign
Catholic League President Bill Donohue on the Clinton campaign emails mocking Catholics and evangelicals.
10 Things You May Not Know About Francis Drake
On April 4, 1581, a few months after he completed a daring circumnavigation of the globe, the British navigator Francis Drake was knighted by Queen Elizabeth I during a ceremony aboard his flagship Go...
Lost Island Of Ancient Greece Discovered In Aegean Sea
Archaeologists think they may have found the city of Kane, site of a major battle between Athens and Sparta during the Peloponnesian war. The island, mentioned by the ancient Greek historian Xenophon,...
Islamic State Claims Responsibility For Beirut Suicide Bombings That Kill Dozens
Twin suicide bombings claimed by the Islamic State killed dozens of people and wounded more than 200 in Beirut on Thursday, raising fears of intensified attempts by the radical Sunni group to undermin...
The White Slaves of Barbary
Much attention and condemnation has been directed towards the tragedy of the African slave trade, which took place between the 16th and the 19th centuries. However, another equally despicable trade in...
19 Things To Know Before You Go To Tunis
1. Old Tunis is really old. You can still visit the ruins of Carthage, now a suburb of Tunis, and the empire’s ancient port is also well preserved. Some of the most impressive works of art from this p...
At the Tomb of Hazrat Abdullah Shah Ghazi a.r
Matamdari at Hazrat Abdullah shah Ghazi Mazar road clifton. After a long period we have this opportunity to perform azadari at this Great Saint Mazar.Ali raza Badshah Also Performing Matam dari
Key Moments in the Crusades: An Interactive Map
Though they began over 900 years ago, the Crusades remain one of the most dynamic areas of historical inquiry. Such is the breadth of the events that are referenced by the word 'crusade', it's difficu...
Tunis attack: Gunmen kill tourists in museum raid
Seven foreign tourists and a Tunisian have been killed in an attack on a museum in the Tunisian capital, officials say.
Alexander the Great - Ancient History
Alexander the Great recognized as one of history's greatest military leaders subdued the Persia Empire and spread Greek Culture to the Near East and Mesopotamia.
Libyan official says 9 killed in Tripoli hotel attack | News , Middle East
A Libyan security official says nine people, including five foreigners, have been killed by gunmen who stormed a luxury Tripoli hotel.
Kingdom of Asturias - Asturian Pre-Romanesque ♱ Prerrománico Asturiano
Pre-Romanesque architecture in Asturias is framed between the years 711 and 910, the period of the rise, extension and disappearance of the kingdom of Asturias.
Córdoba, Andalusia - Córdoba, Spain: Magnificent Mezquita
Tucked into a bend of its river, Córdoba is rich in Roman, Moorish and Christian history. Within massive old town walls, inviting courtyards and convivial sq...
Córdoba, Andalusia - Cordoba - Andalusia [Spain]
Cordoba is one of the most lovely cities in Andalusia, and one of the most cultural in Spain. Its monuments, gastronomy, historic city centre, and beauty are...
Barbary pirates
The Barbary pirates, sometimes called Barbary corsairs or Ottoman corsairs, were pirates and privateers who operated from North Africa, based primarily in the ports of Salé, Algiers, Tunis, and Tripo...
Barbary pirates - Wikipedia
Barbary Wars
The 'Barbary Wars were two wars fought at different times over the same reasons between the United States of America and the Barbary states (the de jure Ottoman Empire possessions of, but de facto in...
Barbary Wars - Wikipedia
Byzantine navy
The Byzantine navy or the Eastern Roman navy was the naval force of the East Roman or Byzantine Empire. Like the empire it served, it was a direct continuation from its imperial Roman predecessor, bu...
Byzantine navy - Wikipedia
Crusades
The Crusades were military campaigns sanctioned by the Latin Roman Catholic Church during the High Middle Ages and Late Middle Ages. In 1095, Pope Urban II proclaimed the First Crusade with the stated...
Crusades - Wikipedia
Greco-Persian Wars
The Greco-Persian Wars (also often called the Persian Wars; Ancient Greek: τὰ Μηδικά) were a series of conflicts between the Achaemenid Empire of Persia and Greek city-states that started in 499 BC a...
Greco-Persian Wars - Wikipedia
Ottoman-Venetian Wars
Ottoman–Venetian Wars were a series of conflicts between the Ottoman Empire and the Republic of Venice that started in 1423 and lasted until 1718. It included:
Ottoman-Venetian Wars - Wikipedia