The stepped-up battle to protect heritage requires significant resources that will only increase, said UNESCO director Irina Bokova, who spoke at the council's public briefing in support of the resolution.
Turkish aid agency has been instrumental in restoring historic landmarks in Macedonia
The rare coins all come from the period before the 1948 war
Round-the-clock workers on the roof take the cats' path to renovate the bazaar, which topped the list of the world's most visited destinations in 2014.
Archaeologists have since discovered coins, weapons, a public building paved with 5th century mosaics and a large 7th century Byzantine necropolis containing several dozen graves.
Muslims are actually commanded to eat food that is not just halal but Tayyib meaning pure and wholesome. Halal is defined as food that is permissible according to Islamic law. Tayyib means wholesome, pure, nutritious and safe.
Asma’u as a Quran translator, Poet, and a revered Princess and teacher, and Nana Asmau was the founder of the Sokoto Caliphate
The Spanish Murabitun community, the Comunidad Islámica en España, that is based in Granada in Spain, has the strongest ties to the Chiapas community in Mexico
With the beginning of the era of Japanese Renaissance, known as the era of Meiji, started in 1868, only two countries in Asia enjoyed independence, namely the Ottoman Empire and Japan.
Middle school students to get the chance to learn two more languages as of September
Ben Lee will donate all proceeds from the album to the American Civil Liberties Union
Film follows three rescue workers who train in Turkey to provide medical assistance to civilians caught in Syrian war
More than 600 people in Poland have learnt Turkish at Yunus Emre Institute since 2013, institute's Warsaw chairman says
Until the final minute, the film industry's biggest night had run smoothly, and was marked by plenty of political statements, mainly jabs at President Donald Trump, and light-hearted jokes from host Jimmy Kimmel.
The rise of President Trump has paved the path for a Muslim filmmaker to help break stereotypes in society
Middle school students to be given choice of 2 new languages from September, education official says
Turkish Statistical Institution poll finds more than 6 in 10 describe themselves as happy
The dzud strikes the country every few years threatening live stock across Mongolia
The models were not chosen at random -- the young designer held casting calls specifically seeking first and second-generation immigrants, seeking to show that "fashion is for everybody."
There are 31 countries in the Caribbean, divided into four speaking world languages: Dutch, French, English and Spanish speaking islands.Muslims have traveled the world for centuries, and the Caribbean nations are home to nearly 400,000 Muslims
West African food is making a name for itself with Africans in the west promoting and claiming their heritage through their own cuisine.