You are here

Other News

Leave blank for all. Otherwise, the first selected term will be the default instead of "Any".

Moers: Am Musenhof Frühlingsluft schnuppern

Translate Title: 
Moers: taste of spring air at the Court of the Muse
German
Snippet: 
Der neunjährige Jakob schnuppert an den duftenden Leinensäckchen vor dem mittelalterlichen Moerser Kaufhaus. Beim Gewürzmemory will er ...
Translate Snippet: 
The nine-year old Jakob sniffs at the scented linen sachets from the medieval mortar department store. In the Gewürzmemory he wants to...
Body: 
Moers. Zur Saisoneröffnung vergnügen sich Familien bei schönstem Sonnenschein unter anderem beim Gewürzmemory. Von Ulrike Rauhut Der neunjährige Jakob schnuppert an den duftenden Leinensäckchen vor dem mittelalterlichen Moerser Kaufhaus. Beim Gewürzmemory will er gleich duftende Pärchen erkennen. Gar nicht so leicht, Muskat und Ingwer zu unterscheiden, findet er. Doch schließlich hat er es geschafft. Patrick Hayes, einer der ehrenamtlichen Mitarbeiter des Musenhofes, zeigt auf einer Karte, aus welchen Regionen der Welt die kostbaren Gewürze damals ihren Weg nach Europa fanden. Er könnte noch viel mehr erzählen. Zum Beispiel, dass das Haus des Gewürzhändlers das reichste Haus in der Stadt war und das einzige mit Glasfenstern. Denn im Mitt...
Translate Body: 
Moers, Germany. Families in beautiful sunshine among the Gewürzmemory fun to the season opening. Ulrike Rauhut of the nine-year old Jakob sniffs at the scented linen sachets from the medieval mortar department store. At the Gewürzmemory, he wants to see same scented couples. Not so easy to distinguish nutmeg and ginger, he finds. But finally he made it. Patrick Hayes, one of the volunteers of the Muse of Justice, on a map showing which regions of the world the precious spices at that time found their way to Europe. He could tell much more. For example, that the House of spice merchant was the richest House in the town and the only one with glass Windows. Because in the Mitt...
Link to Story: 

Großer Tag für kleine Klassen im Pfalzmuseum

Translate Title: 
Big day for small classes in the Palatine Museum
German
Snippet: 
Die Schüler reisen in die Steinzeit, können sich als Handwerksmeister versuchen, erleben einen Tag im Mittelalter und erfahren die Mühseligkeit von ...
Translate Snippet: 
The students travel to the stone age, can try as master craftsmen, experience a day in the middle ages and experience the talks by...
Body: 
?Nutzungsbedingungen f?r interaktive Funktionen Stand: 1. Juni 2012InFranken.de ist ein Internetauftritt der Zeitungstitel Fr?nkischer Tag, Coburger Tageblatt, Bayerischer Rundschau, Saale-Zeitung und DIE KITZINGER.Die User, die die Funktionen auf InFranken.de nutzen, verpflichten sich, sich mit den nachfolgenden Nutzungsbedingungen einverstanden zu erkl?ren.? 1 Benutzerverhalten1. Wir legen Wert darauf, dass sich die Kommentatoren mit Respekt begegnen. Ziel unserer Moderation ist es, den Rahmen f?r einen sachlichen Austausch von Argumenten zu schaffen.2. Die allgemeinen Gesetze und Rechtsvorschriften sind einzuhalten. Insbesondere darf niemand wegen seines Geschlechtes, seiner Abstammung, seiner Rasse, seiner Sprache, seiner Heimat und ...
Translate Body: 
? Terms f? r interactive functions stand: 1 June 2012InFranken.de is a website of the newspaper titles FR? Bell day, Coburger Tageblatt, Bavarian Rundschau, Saale newspaper and the KITZINGER. The users who take advantage of the features on InFranken.de, agree with the following terms of use agree to declared? ren.? 1 Benutzerverhalten1. We attach importance that meet the commenters with respect. Our moderator's goal, the frame f? r a substantive exchange of arguments to create. 2. The general laws and regulations must be complied. In particular, no one shall because of his sex, his parentage, his race, his language, his homeland and...
Link to Story: 

Kämpfen wie im Mittelalter

Translate Title: 
Battles like in the middle ages
German
Snippet: 
Es wurde nach Vorbild alter Meister Grundtechniken mittelalterlicher Selbstverteidigung geübt. Verlor ein Haudegen im Kampf seine Waffe, musste er ...
Translate Snippet: 
It was practiced modeled on old masters medieval self defense techniques. A veteran in the struggle lost his weapon, he had to...
Body: 
Foto: Stefan KuhnBeim LVL-Workshop "Mittelalterliches K盲mpfen ohne Waffen".Das LWL-Museum f眉r Arch盲ologie bot am Samstag (2. April 2016) einen Workshop f眉r Erwachsene und Jugendliche ab 14 Jahren an. Es wurde nach Vorbild alter Meister Grundtechniken mittelalterlicher Selbstverteidigung ge眉bt. Verlor ein Haudegen im Kampf seine Waffe, musste er sich waffenlos zur Wehr setzen. Foto: Stefan KuhnBeim LVL-Workshop "Mittelalterliches K盲mpfen ohne Waffen".Kein Wunder also, dass sich im Europa des Mittelalters Kampfk眉nste entwickelt haben, die denen aus Asien sehr 盲hnelten. Heute sind uns nur noch Ringkampf- und Fechtb眉cher der alten Kampfkunstmeister erhalten. Das in ihnen verborgene Wissen um die alten, vergessenen Kampfk眉nste versuchen Histo...
Translate Body: 
Photo: Stefan KuhnBeim LVL-workshop "Medieval K盲mpfen without weapons". The LWL-Museum f眉r Arch盲ologie bot on Saturday (April 2, 2016) a workshop on f眉r adults and adolescents over 14 years. It was modeled on old master basic techniques of medieval self defense ge眉bt. A veteran in the struggle lost his weapon, he had to sit unarmed to the military. Photo: Stefan KuhnBeim LVL-workshop "Medieval K盲mpfen without weapons". No wonder, then, that in the Europe of the middle ages Kampfk眉nste have developed, the very 盲hnelten those from Asia. Today only wrestling and Fechtb眉cher of the old martial arts master are preserved. The knowledge hidden in them to the old, forgotten Kampfk眉nste try HISTO...
Link to Story: 

Women's work in Bristol: Uncovering 600 years of history

English
Snippet: 
A NEW book about the lives of women in Bristol and the role they have played in the city's history since the middle ages has just been published.
Body: 
A NEW book about the lives of women in Bristol and the role they have played in the city's history since the middle ages has just been published. Women and the City: Bristol 1373-2000 is a collaboration between Redcliffe Press and the University of the West of England's Regional History Centre. The richly-illustrated book has been written by a range of contributors (many of them UWE historians) and edited by Professor Madge Dresser. The book represents the first serious scholarly attempt to look at the ways in which women shaped Bristol's economy, its politics, cultural life and more. It looks at the roles various women through most of the city's recorded history have played as political and religious activists, business people, artists ...
Link to Story: 

La probable découverte d'un 2e site viking en Amérique relance les spéculations

Translate Title: 
The probable discovery of a 2nd viking site in America raises speculation
French
Snippet: 
... et de manière plus significative", a indiqué à l'AFP Karyn Bellamy-Dagneau, une historienne canadienne spécialiste du Moyen-Age scandinave.
Translate Snippet: 
"... and more significantly", said to AFP Karyn Bellamy-Dagneau, a Canadian historian specialising in the Scandinavian middle ages.
Body: 
Les drakkars se sont-ils aventurés davantage vers le sud des côtes américaines? La découverte au Canada de ce qui pourrait constituer le deuxième site viking en Amérique relance les spéculations sur leur parcours dans le Nouveau monde, 500 ans avant Christophe Colomb.Une équipe d'archéologues dirigée par l'Américaine Sarah Parcak a mis au jour au sud-ouest de l'île canadienne de Terre-Neuve des vestiges qui pourraient bien avoir été un bâtiment érigé par les navigateurs scandinaves, ont-ils annoncé vendredi.Jusqu'à présent, la présence Viking en Amérique n'avait été confirmée qu'à l'extrême nord de Terre-Neuve, à l'Anse aux Meadows. Les fondations de huit bâtiments, ainsi que des artefacts, avaient été découverts dans les années 1960 à l...
Translate Body: 
The long ships ventured further south of U.S. shores? The discovery in Canada of what might constitute the second viking site in America raises speculation on their way in the new world, 500 years before Christophe Colomb.Une team of archaeologists led by American Sarah Parcak has updated the South-West of the Canadian island of Newfoundland of the remains that could well have been a building erected by the Scandinavian browsers they announced Friday. So far, the Viking in America presence had been confirmed only in the extreme north of Newfoundland at L'Anse aux Meadows. The foundations of eight buildings, as well as artifacts had been discovered in the 1960s to l...
Link to Story: 

Persian warrior's story depicted at LUMS annual play

English
Snippet: 
The story is adaptation of 10th-century Persian epic by the renowned Persian poet Firdousi. The infamous warrior named Rostam dares to conquer a ...
Body: 
LAHORE: Student gave an enthusiastic performance at Annual Urdu Play of Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) and enthralled the audience, at Ali Auditorium.The first-ever Urdu play of LUMS’s drama society Dramaline was titled “Rostam O Sohrab”, a story of ancient Persian warrior Rostam and his son Sohrab. The story is adaptation of 10th-century Persian epic by the renowned Persian poet Firdousi. The infamous warrior named Rostam dares to conquer a sacred land. His father Sohrab was the king of Samarkand. As the story unravels, love is found and friends are betrayed; loyalty is tried and a life is lost. Teemed with drama, romance and tragedy, the play offers an experience through Samarkand as the audience delves into the sacrif...
Link to Story: 

Produktives Miteinander der Religionen

Translate Title: 
Productive coexistence of religions
German
Snippet: 
Im Begleitprogramm zur Schau "Glaubensfragen" erörterte Christian Scholl im Ulmer Museum das Verhältnis von Christen und Juden im Mittelalter.
Translate Snippet: 
In the accompanying programme to the show "Beliefs", Christian Scholl discussed the relationship between Christians and Jews in the middle ages at the Ulmer Museum.
Body: 
Im Begleitprogramm zur Schau "Glaubensfragen" er?terte Christian Scholl im Ulmer Museum das Verh?tnis von Christen und Juden im Mittelalter. CHRISTINA KIRSCH | 02.04.2016 0 0 0 Foto: Christian Scholl Bild 1 von 1 Der Historiker Christian Scholl hat ?er Ulms j?ische Gemeinde im Mittelalter promoviert.  Die Beziehungen der Religionen im Lauf der Geschichte greift die Ausstellung "Glaubensfragen" im Ulmer Museum auf. Der Historiker Christian Scholl sprach dort ?er "Kulturelle Austauschprozesse zwischen Christen und Juden im sp?mittelalterlichen Bodenseeraum" und belegte anhand einiger Exponate die ?er viele Phasen produktive Zusammenarbeit zwischen Juden und Christen. Als ein Beispiel nannte er die Illustration von Haggadoth, j?ischen Erz?l...
Translate Body: 
In the accompanying programme to the show "Beliefs" he? rated Christian Scholl at the Ulmer Museum the hematological? tnis between Christians and Jews in the middle ages. CHRISTINA KIRSCH | 02.04.2016 0 0 0 photo: Christian Scholl Bild 1 has 1 the historian Christian Scholl? he Ulm j? European PhD community in the middle ages.  The exhibition "Faith matters" at the Ulmer Museum takes up the relationships of between religions in the course of history. The historian Christian Scholl said there? he "cultural exchange processes between Christians and Jews in the sp? medieval Lake Constance" and that took some exhibits? he many phases of productive cooperation between Jews and Christians. As an example, he mentioned the illustration of Haggadoth, j? European ore? l...
Link to Story: 

Un deuxième site viking a peut-être été découvert en Amérique

Translate Title: 
Perhaps a second viking site was discovered in America
French
Snippet: 
... faire une escale pour explorer plus loin", a commenté Karyn Bellamy-Dagneau, une historienne canadienne spécialiste du Moyen-Age scandinave.
Translate Snippet: 
... a stopover to explore further", said Karyn Bellamy-Dagneau, a Canadian historian specialising in the Scandinavian middle ages.
Body: 
Les drakkars se sont-ils aventurés davantage vers le sud des côtes américaines ? Une découverte archéologique au Canada pourrait bien relancer les spéculations sur leur parcours dans le Nouveau monde, 500 ans avant Christophe Colomb. L'équipe de l'Américaine Sarah Parcak, en effet, a découvert d'intéressants vestiges dans la région de Point Rosee, au sud-ouest de l'île canadienne de Terre-Neuve. Selon les chercheurs, ils pourraient bien appartenir à un bâtiment érigé par les navigateurs scandinaves.Outre un foyer destiné à une forge, les fouilles ont permis de découvrir de traces de charbon de bois et neuf kilogrammes de scories, c'est-à-dire des résidus de fer transformé à partir de tourbe, un procédé bien connu des Vikings qui n'étaien...
Translate Body: 
The long ships ventured further south of U.S. shores? An archaeological discovery at the Canada could revive speculation about their journey to the new world, 500 years before Christophe Colomb. The team of the American Sarah Parcak, indeed, discovered remains in Point dew region, southwest of the Canadian island of Newfoundland. According to researchers, they might well belong to a building erected by the Scandinavian browsers. In addition to a home for a forge, the excavations revealed to discover traces of charcoal and nine kilograms of slag, i.e. residues of iron processed from peat, a process well known Viking who is total...
Link to Story: 

Un probable 2e site viking découvert en Amérique

Translate Title: 
A likely 2nd viking site discovered in America
French
Snippet: 
... longtemps et de manière plus significative», a indiqué Karyn Bellamy-Dagneau, une historienne canadienne spécialiste du Moyen-Age scandinave.
Translate Snippet: 
"... long and more significantly", said Karyn Bellamy-Dagneau, a Canadian historian specialising in the Scandinavian middle ages.
Body: 
Les drakkars se sont-ils aventurés davantage vers le sud des côtes américaines? La découverte au Canada de ce qui pourrait constituer le deuxième site viking en Amérique relance les spéculations sur leur parcours dans le Nouveau Monde, 500 ans avant Christophe Colomb.Une équipe d'archéologues dirigée par l'Américaine Sarah Parcak a mis au jour au sud-ouest de l'île canadienne de Terre-Neuve des vestiges qui pourraient bien avoir été un bâtiment érigé par les navigateurs scandinaves, ont-ils annoncé vendredi.Jusqu'à présent, la présence Viking en Amérique n'avait été confirmée qu'à l'extrême nord de Terre-Neuve, à l'Anse aux Meadows. Les fondations de huit bâtiments, ainsi que des artefacts, avaient été découverts dans les années 1960 à l...
Translate Body: 
The long ships ventured further south of U.S. shores? The discovery in Canada of what might constitute the second viking site in America raises speculation on their way in the new world, 500 years before Christophe Colomb.Une team of archaeologists led by the American Sarah Parcak has updated the South-West of the Canadian island of Newfoundland of the remains that could well have been a building erected by the Scandinavian browsers they announced Friday. So far, the Viking in America presence had been confirmed only in the extreme north of Newfoundland at L'Anse aux Meadows. The foundations of eight buildings, as well as artifacts had been discovered in the 1960s to l...
Link to Story: 

Icelandic Horses and Their Majestic Beauty Captured up Close by pro Photographer

English
Snippet: 
Ever since the 10th century, a law has been imposed aiming to protect the breed of the majestic horses as many people have attempted the ...
Body: 
By Marvie Basilan , Christian Post ContributorApril 2, 2016|2:33 amWIKIPEDIA/Andreas TilleAn Icelandic horse with a heavy winter coatFor many centuries, stories of Icelandic horses and their role in the legacy that the Vikings left for its people to remember have been spread around the world and recently, an Icelandic photographer has shared up-close and personal photos of the original horses that one of history's bravest people boasted of.Rebekka Guðleifsdóttir is known all over the internet for her captivating photos and drawings. While most of her works are plastered all over Flickr, she recently shared some of the most awesome animal photographs that she took of the famous Viking horses.Referring to the thick-coated creatures she fea...
Link to Story: 

Pages