PARIS -- United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (Unesco)'s executive board voted Friday, October 13, to make a former French government minister the United Nations cultural agency's next chief after an unusually heated elRead more
PARIS -- The United States (US) announced Thursday it is pulling out of the UN's educational, scientific and cultural agency because of what Washington sees as its anti-Israel bias and a need for "fundamental reform" in the agency.Read more
DAY three in the ancient capital and I moved closer to the Kyoto Station where the New Ginkaku Inn was a short block away from it.Read more
IT'S only the second day in the city and it felt like I've been here for a week. That's how much there was to see in this ancient capital.
Day 2 listed more Unesco World Heritage Sites to visit. First up: the Nijo Castle.Read more
ON DECEMBER 17, 1986, a journalist named Guillermo Cano Isaza was assassinated in Bogota, Colombia.Read more
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — France committed $30 million toward protecting cultural heritage sites during wartime on Saturday, a first step in the creation of an international fund aimed at preventing destruction like that carried out by IslRead more