HOME ListMoto.com
Providing Lists of Related Topics to Help You Find Great Stuff
[::MainTopicLength::#1500] [::ListTopicLength::#1000] [::ListLength::#15] [::ListAdRepeat::#3]

picture info

Qu'aiti
Flag Map of the Qu'aiti
Qu'aiti
State CAPITAL Mukalla
Mukalla
GOVERNMENT Sultanate
Sultanate
HRH SULTAN Ghalib II bin Awadh Al-Qu'aiti HISTORICAL ERA 19th and 20th centuries • Established 1858 • Disestablished 30 November 1967 AREA 190,000 km2 (73,359 sq mi)QU\'AITI (Arabic : القعيطي‎‎ al-Qu‘ayṭī), officially the QU\'AITI STATE IN HADHRAMAUT (Arabic : الدولة القعيطية الحضرمية‎‎) or the QU\'AITI SULTANATE OF SHIHR AND MUKALLA (Arabic : سلطنة الشحر والمكلاا‎‎ al-Salṭanah al-Qu‘ayṭīyah fī ash-Shiḥr wal-Mukallā), was a sultanate in the Hadhramaut
Hadhramaut
region of the southern Arabian Peninsula
Arabian Peninsula
, in what is now Yemen
Yemen

[...More...]

"Qu'aiti" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Medina
MEDINA (/məˈdiːnə/ ; Arabic : المدينة المنورة‎‎, al-Madīnah al-Munawwarah, "the radiant city"; or المدينة, al-Madīnah (Hejazi pronunciation: ), "the city"), also transliterated as MADīNAH, is a city in the Hejaz region of Saudi Arabia that is also the capital of the Al Madinah Region . The city contains al-Masjid an-Nabawi ("the Prophet's Mosque"), which is the burial place of the Islamic prophet Muhammad , and is the second-holiest city in Islam after Mecca . Medina was Muhammad's destination after his Hijrah (journey) from Mecca, and became the capital of a rapidly increasing Muslim Empire, under Muhammad's leadership. It served as the power base of Islam in its first century where the early Muslim community developed
[...More...]

"Medina" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

American University In Cairo
THE AMERICAN UNIVERSITY IN CAIRO (abbreviated to AUC; Arabic : الجامعة الأمريكية بالقاهرة‎‎ Al-Jame'a Al-Amerikeya Bel-Qāhira) is an independent, English language
English language
, research university located in Cairo
Cairo
, Egypt
Egypt
. The university offers American-style learning programs at the undergraduate, graduate and professional levels, along with a continuing education program. The AUC student body represents over 100 countries. AUC's faculty members, adjunct teaching staff and visiting lecturers are internationally diverse and include academics, business professionals, diplomats, journalists, writers and others from the United States, Egypt
Egypt
and other countries
[...More...]

"American University In Cairo" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Ahmed Rashid
AHMED RASHID ( Urdu
Urdu
:احمد رشید‎; born 1948 in Pakistan
Pakistan
) is a journalist and best-selling foreign policy author of several books about Afghanistan
Afghanistan
, Pakistan
Pakistan
, and Central Asia
Central Asia
. CONTENTS * 1 Life and career * 2 Selected works * 3 See also * 4 References * 5 External links LIFE AND CAREERRashid was born in Rawalpindi
Rawalpindi
. He attended Malvern College
Malvern College
, England , Government College Lahore , and Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge
Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge

[...More...]

"Ahmed Rashid" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

North Yemen
NORTH YEMEN is the geographic area named the YEMEN ARAB REPUBLIC (1962–1990), its predecessor, the MUTAWAKKILITE KINGDOM OF YEMEN (1918–1962), and their predecessors that exercised sovereignty over the territory that is now the north-western part of the state of Yemen in southern Arabia
Arabia
. Neither state ever designated itself as "North Yemen" and the term only came into general use when the Federation of South Arabia
Arabia
gained independence as the People\'s Republic of South Yemen
Yemen
in 1967 making such a distinction necessary
[...More...]

"North Yemen" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

University Of Richmond
The UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND (UR or U OF R) is a private , nonsectarian , liberal arts college located in the city of Richmond , Virginia , with small portions of the campus extending into surrounding Henrico County . University of Richmond is a primarily undergraduate, residential university with approximately 4,350 undergraduate and graduate students in five schools: the School of Arts and Sciences, the E. Claiborne Robins School of Business , the Jepson School of Leadership Studies , the University of Richmond School of Law and the School of Professional & Continuing Studies . CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Schools * 2.1 School of Arts "> "Richmond College" in 1915, shortly after the transition to Richmond's West End. Rummell, Richard (1848-1924). In 1949, the E. Claiborne Robins School of Business opened, followed by the School of Continuing Studies in 1962
[...More...]

"University Of Richmond" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

British Empire
The BRITISH EMPIRE comprised the dominions , colonies , protectorates , mandates and other territories ruled or administered by the United Kingdom and its predecessor states. It originated with the overseas possessions and trading posts established by England
England
between the late 16th and early 18th centuries. At its height, it was the largest empire in history and, for over a century, was the foremost global power . By 1913, the British Empire
Empire
held sway over 412 million people, 7001230000000000000♠23% of the world population at the time, and by 1920, it covered 35,500,000 km2 (13,700,000 sq mi), 7001240000000000000♠24% of the Earth's total land area. As a result, its political, legal , linguistic and cultural legacy is widespread
[...More...]

"British Empire" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Magdalen College
MAGDALEN COLLEGE (/ˈmɔːdlɪn/ MAWD-lin ) is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford . As of 2014 , the college had an estimated financial endowment of £180.8 million. Magdalen stands next to the River Cherwell and has within its grounds a deer park and Addison\'s Walk . The large, square Magdalen Tower is an Oxford landmark, and it is a tradition, dating to the days of Henry VII , that the college choir sings from the top of it at 6 a.m. on May Morning
[...More...]

"Magdalen College" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Asharq Al-Awsat
ASHARQ AL-AWSAT ( Arabic
Arabic
: الشرق الأوسط‎‎, meaning "The Middle East") is an Arabic
Arabic
international newspaper headquartered in London
London
. A pioneer of the "off-shore" model in the Arabic
Arabic
press, the paper is often noted for its distinctive green-tinted pages. The New York Times in 2005 called Asharq al-Awsat "one of the oldest and most influential in the region". Although published under the name of a private company, the Saudi Research and Marketing Group
Saudi Research and Marketing Group
, the paper was founded with the approval of the Saudi royal family
Saudi royal family
and government ministers, and is noted for its support of the Saudi government. The newspaper is owned by Faisal bin Salman , a member of the Saudi royal family
Saudi royal family

[...More...]

"Asharq Al-Awsat" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

University Of Oxford
Coordinates : 51°45′40″N 1°15′12″W / 51.7611°N 1.2534°W / 51.7611; -1.2534 University of Oxford
Oxford
Coat of arms Latin
Latin
: Universitas Oxoniensis MOTTO Dominus Illuminatio Mea ( Latin
Latin
) MOTTO IN ENGLISH "The Lord is my Light " ESTABLISHED c. 1096; 922 years ago (1096) ENDOWMENT £ 5.069 billion (inc
[...More...]

"University Of Oxford" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Royal Military Academy Sandhurst
The ROYAL MILITARY ACADEMY SANDHURST (RMAS), commonly known simply as SANDHURST, is the British Army
British Army
's initial officer training centre and is located in the town of Camberley
Camberley
, near the village of Sandhurst , Berkshire
Berkshire
, 34 miles (55 km) southwest of London
London
. The Academy's stated aim is to be "the national centre of excellence for leadership". All British Army
British Army
officers, including late-entry officers who were previously Warrant Officers , as well as other men and women from overseas, are trained at The Academy. Sandhurst is the British Army equivalent of the Britannia Royal Naval College
Britannia Royal Naval College
Dartmouth , Royal Air Force College Cranwell , and the Commando Training Centre Royal Marines
[...More...]

"Royal Military Academy Sandhurst" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

University Of Chicago
Urban 217 acres (87.8 ha) (Main Campus) 42 acres (17.0 ha) (Warren Woods Ecological Field Station, Warren Woods State Park ) 30 acres (12.1 ha) ( Yerkes Observatory ) COLORS Maroon and White ATHLETICS NCAA Division III – UAA NICKNAME Maroons AFFILIATIONS AAU NAICU URA MASCOT Phoenix WEBSITE www.uchicago.eduTHE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO (U OF C, CHICAGO, or UCHICAGO) is a private research university in Chicago
Chicago
, Illinois
Illinois
established in 1890. It holds top-ten positions in numerous national and international rankings. The university is composed of the College
College
, various graduate programs, and interdisciplinary committees organized into five academic research divisions and seven professional schools
[...More...]

"University Of Chicago" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

London Business School
The LONDON BUSINESS SCHOOL (LBS) is an international business school and a constituent college of the federal University of London
London
. LBS was founded in 1964 and awards only post-graduate degrees (Masters, MBA, PhD and EMBA). It is one of the few schools in the world to have the triple crown accreditation (AACSB , EQUIS , AMBA). The main campus is located in London
London
next to Regent\'s Park in the Sussex Palace, built by the architect John Nash . In 2015, the school acquired the Marylebone
Marylebone
Town Hall and spent £60 million to refurbish it with the objective to expand its teaching facilities by 70 per cent. LBS also has a secondary campus in Dubai
Dubai
that is dedicated to Executive Education. LBS was ranked 1st in Europe (2014, 2015, 2016 Rankings) by the Financial Times and 2nd in the world (for Business and Management Studies; 2016) by the QS ranking
[...More...]

"London Business School" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Westminster School
WESTMINSTER SCHOOL is an independent day and boarding school in London, England, located within the precincts of Westminster Abbey
Westminster Abbey
. With origins before the 12th century, the educational tradition of Westminster probably dates back as far as AD 960, in line with the Abbey's history. Boys are admitted to the Under School at age seven and to the senior school at age thirteen; girls are admitted at age sixteen into the Sixth Form. The school has around 750 pupils; around a quarter are boarders , most of whom go home at weekends, after Saturday morning school. It is one of the original seven public schools as defined by the Public Schools Act 1868
Public Schools Act 1868
. Charging up to £7,800 per term for day pupils and £11,264 for boarders in 2014/15, Westminster is the 13th most expensive HMC day school and 10th most expensive HMC boarding school in the UK
[...More...]

"Westminster School" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Hejaz
THE HEJAZ, also AL-HIJAZ ( Arabic
Arabic
: اَلْـحِـجَـاز‎‎, al-Ḥiǧāz, literally "the Barrier"), is a region in the west of present-day Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia
. The region is so called as it separates the land of the Najd in the east from the land of Tihamah
Tihamah
in the west. It is also known as the "Western Province." It is bordered on the west by the Red Sea
Red Sea
, on the north by Jordan
Jordan
, on the east by the Najd, and on the south by \ 'Asir Region
'Asir Region
. Its main city is Jeddah
Jeddah
, but it is probably better known for the Islamic holy cities of Mecca
Mecca
and Medina
Medina

[...More...]

"Hejaz" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Pasha
PASHA or PAşA (Ottoman Turkish : پاشا‎, Turkish : paşa), in older works sometimes anglicized as BASHAW, was a higher rank in the Ottoman Empire
Ottoman Empire
political and military system, typically granted to governors , generals , dignitaries and others. As an honorary title , Pasha, in one of its various ranks, is similar to a British peerage or knighthood , and was also one of the highest titles in the 20th century Kingdom of Egypt
Egypt
. CONTENTS * 1 Etymology * 2 Role in Ottoman and Egyptian political systems * 3 Honorific * 4 List of notable pashas * 5 See also * 6 Notes * 7 References ETYMOLOGYAccording to Etymonline , pasha is derived from the earlier "basha", itself from Turkish "baş/bash" (head, chief), itself from Old Persian pati- "master", (from Proto-Indo-European *poti) and the root of the Persian word shah
[...More...]

"Pasha" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo
.