Jordan Dead Sea Tragedy

Jordan Dead Sea Tragedy Twitter Messages Twitter Message from HRH King Abdullah II “My grief and pain are immense, matched only by my anger towards those who failed to take the necessary measures that could have prevented this painful incident from happening,” King Abdullah said in a rare tweet on Friday. “I condole myself and…

British Museum Exhibition ‘Hajj: Journey to the Heart of Islam – Collections of the Islamic World

New Albukhary Foundation Gallery of the Islamic World to open in 2018. ‘Hajj: journey to the heart of Islam’ is awarded the ISESCO-OCIS Prize for Educators. The Albukhary Foundation is providing significant support for a major new gallery to redisplay the collections of the Islamic world at the British Museum. The Albukhary Foundation Gallery of…

Jordan The Land and the Table

Jordan is a new country on old foundations with an astonishing cultural mix. Overlaying the original population there are Palestinians, Lebanese, Armenians, Assyrians and sizeable Circassian and Chechen communities. Cecil Hourani seeks to understand the complexities of this land through its cookery. After many years of residence and involvement in the public affairs of the…