Posts Tagged ‘island’

Iran to develop tourism infrastructure in Hendurabi Island

TEHRAN – Iran will be developing tourism infrastructure in Hendurabi Island, which is situated west of the touristic Kish Island in the Persian Gulf. “Hendurabi, with an area of about a quarter of Kish, has beautiful beaches and nature. And it has a valuable capacity for the development of travel and ecotourism….It has also enormous […]

Rare Treasure Hoard Unearthed On Viking Island

A hoard of Viking Age artifacts that was discovered on the Isle of Man has officially been declared a national treasure. This latest Viking treasure hoard was buried around 950 AD and discovered in November 2020 by metal detectorist Kath Giles. Comprising three valuable items of jewelry: a gold arm-ring, a silver armband and a […]

Hidden Rapa Nui: Easter Island’s Cults, Cannibals, and Cultural Connections

Two-thousand-and-two-hundred miles (3,500 km) west beyond the coast of Chile, in the dark blue belly of the southeastern Pacific Ocean, hides Easter Island. A slightly more appropriate name of this most mysterious island is its current, Polynesian name:  Rapa Nui . Even more apt is its original name:  Te pito o te Kainga a Hau […]

Nurse wins prize to watch films for a week on a remote Swedish island

An emergency room nurse has sailed to a small remote island off the western coast of Sweden to spend a week watching films while holed up in a former lighthouse. Lisa Enroth won the unusual prize after entering a competition held by the Gothenberg Film Festival. She was chosen from 12,000 entries to spend a […]

5000-Year-Old Prehistoric Temple Discovered On Scottish Island

An ancient “cursus monument” was discovered at the Tormore site on the Isle of Arran. The archaeologists working at the site think it is likely that people traveled from all over what is today Scotland to the western island around 5,000 years ago to visit this prehistoric temple. A chambered cairn was discovered at this […]

US pledges ‘rock-solid’ commitment to Taiwan’s defense after island reports incursion of Chinese bombers & fighter jets

The US has promised to continue aiding Taiwan’s “self-defense capability,” after Taipei reported a flyby involving 13 Chinese military planes. Beijing has been saying the US uses Taiwan to meddle in its domestic affairs. US State Department spokesperson Ned Price demanded that Beijing “cease its military, diplomatic, and economic pressure against Taiwan,” and engage in […]

Long Island rabbi threatened after banning Jewish paper from synagogue

Rabbi Kenneth Hain and other leaders of Congregation Beth Sholom in Lawrence, New York, banned the 5 Towns Jewish Times from their synagogue because the newspaper featured a front-page photo of one of its columnists at the January 6 protests in Washington, DC When the paper arrived Friday on Hain’s doorstep, the front page was […]

WWI British Spy Used Ancient Roman Lookout Island

Spanish researchers excavating Roman ruins on the tiny islet of Fraile (Isla del Fraile) now have a set of new targets: artifacts of espionage. A recently discovered WWI diary reveals the Spanish island was owned by an eccentric British spy, and the archaeologists will now be looking for signs of an undercover “British spy ring.” […]

Orthodox media support for Capitol mob roils Long Island Jewish communities

JTA — On Jan. 7, one day after a pro-Trump mob stormed the Capitol, the 5 Towns Jewish Times, a weekly newspaper catering to the large Orthodox community in Nassau County on Long Island, ran a photo of one of its columnists posing triumphantly in front of a sea of protesters. “5TJT columnist Dr. Gila […]

Staten Island politician apologizes for yelling ‘Heil Hitler’ at a protest

A Republican politician in the New York City borough of Staten Island has apologized for yelling “Heil Hitler” during an on-camera tirade at a protest last month. Leticia Remauro, a Republican consultant running for borough president, was protesting the closing of a bar last month for violating coronavirus restrictions, according to the New York Daily […]

“Plague Island”: Media Uses Xenophobic Anti-British Cartoon to Depict COVID

Two leading virologists are concerned that new strains of the COVID virus could make vaccines currently being rolled out “ineffective,” according to NBC News reporter Richard Engel. “Two leading virologists (one UK, one USA) tell me this mutation won’t be the last and worry about a change that fundamentally alters the virus structure, making the […]

PJW Live: Trapped on “Plague Island”

The World Health Organization has changed the definition of “herd immunity,” eliminating the pre-COVID consensus that it could be achieved by allowing a virus to spread through a population, and insisting that herd immunity comes solely from vaccines. The change occurred on a section of the WHO’s website entitled ‘Coronavirus disease (COVID-19): Serology, antibodies and […]

Long Island Jewish Day School’s Website Hacked With Antisemitic Messages, Nazi Imagery

A screenshot of the attack by Neo-Nazi hackers on the website of a Jewish school in Long Island, New York. Photo: StopAntisemitism.org. Parents and students at a Jewish school in Long Island, New York, were left deeply shaken on Monday after hackers using the name “K-ke Slayer” defaced the institution’s website with Nazi imagery and […]

Chabad of Long Island plans special Hannukah coronavirus safe events

In an effort to bring light amid what could be considered a darker than usual Hanukkah this winter, Chabad of Long Island has planned dozens of coronavirus-safe special events for their New York communities.Some 35 events will take place across Long Island, sponsored by the 38 Chabad branches of the region. The organization will distribute […]

Locals gather to watch volcano erupt on French island of Reunion

Locals gather on the French island of Reunion to watch a volcano erupt. It’s the third time this year that the Piton de la Fournaise has spewed out lava. The latest eruption happened in an uninhabited area on Monday around 4.40 am local time (1.40 CET). Reunion – considered a French department – is situated […]

From Turtle Island to Palestine: There is No Going Back to “Normal”

December 8, 2020 Gaza authorities are desperately trying to contain the spread of the COVID-19 disease.(Photo: Fawzi Mahmoud, The Palestine Chronicle) By Benay Blend Shortly before Thanksgiving social media was abuzz with news that President-Elect Joe Biden had conferred with New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Arden over what measure to take regarding the Coronavirus crisis in […]

Move to relocate Rohingya refugees to remote island criticised by human rights groups

More than 1,600 Rohingya refugees are being relocated to a remote island as part of the first phase of a controversial relocation program launched by the Bangladeshi goverment. Some 1,640 men, women, and children are being moved from Bangladesh’s southern port of Chittagong to the remote island of Bhasan Char. Around a million Rohingya refugees […]

Deadly flooding hits Indonesia’s Sumatra island

Flash floods hit the Indonesian city of Medan in Sumatra island, leaving several dead and hundreds temporarily displaced, according to officials. Houses have been damaged and cars swept by the flood water after torrential rain in the past few days caused the Sunggal river to overflow. 00 Hits: 13

Former Clinton Chief Aide: Bill Went To Epstein’s ‘Pedo Island’

Never before seen photos have emerged of Bill Clinton receiving a massage from Jeffrey Epstein accuser Chauntae Davies, who was just 22 at the time. The Daily Mail released the pictures, which will again raise questions over Clinton’s connections with the elite pedophile Epstein. EXCLUSIVE: ‘Would you mind giving it a crack?’ Clinton leans back […]

New Zealand charges 13 parties over While Island volcano deaths

A New Zealand safety watchdog has brought charges against 13 parties with neglecting health and safety obligations after a volcanic eruption killed 22 people last year. The regulatory body was investigating the disaster on 9 December which killed 22 people, many of them tourists and their guides, out of 47 people visiting White Island in […]

Hurricane Iota brings down comms of Providencia island as president arrives with aid

Colombian President Iván Duque landed in the San Andrés archipelago Tuesday to deliver humanitarian aid in the wake of Hurricane Iota. The Colombian island of Providencia, was devastated by hurricane Iota Monday, with 98% of its infrastructure “affected” and one person dead so far, according to Duque. The President announced that ships with aid are […]

Rhodes Island, Home to Famed Warrior-Monks Who Fought for their Beliefs

The island of Rhodes which now forms part of Greece, has a long and dramatic history dating back 12,000 years to the Neolithic era. In the medieval period it was the headquarters of The Order of Knights of the Hospital of Saint John of Jerusalem as they were officially known, or more commonly, The Knights […]

Greek Island’s Archaeological Treasures Reveal Hidden Story of a Pirate King

A rocky uninhabited Greek islet in the Aegean Sea is providing archaeologists with a treasure trove of finds, including new insight on the story of an ancient pirate king. There was once a small settlement on the islet of Vryokastraki and it was inhabited continuously from the 12th century BC until the 7th century AD. […]

Iceberg ‘size of Luxembourg’ on collision course with South Georgia island putting wildlife at risk

A giant iceberg the size of a small country is floating toward the sub-Antarctic island of South Georgia, raising fears it could indirectly endanger young wildlife. The British Antarctic Survey (BAS) said on Wednesday it is concerned the iceberg may run aground near the island, preventing land-based marine predators from reaching food supplies and returning […]

Does Newfoundland Island Have the Oldest Intact Ancient Ships in the World?

In relatively shallow ocean waters on the north east coast of Newfoundland Island there are the remains of several ships with the most unusual characteristics. It has been determined that these ships may be the oldest intact ships in the world. We constantly hear of discoveries of the remains of ancient ships and, maybe, because […]

Water floods streets of Greek island of Samos after earthquake

Streets were flooded after an earthquake hit near the Greek island of Samos. Video showed heavy flooding on the streets in the island. Greek public media reported there was a mini “tsunami” that impacted the island. People rushed to the streets in panic and the Greek civil protection agency told Samos residents in a text […]

Prince Andrew Watched and ‘Laughed’ as Teen Forced To Strip on Pedo Island, Victim Claims

Prince Andrew “watched and laughed” while a teen was forced to strip by pedophile billionaire Jeffrey Epstein, according to new allegations. The teenage victim claims that the Duke of York was visibly excited as she was forced to take off her clothes and be photographed topless during a visit to Epstein’s notorious ‘pedophile island.’ Epstein’s […]

China version of Epstein Island: Biden was Filmed abusing Chinese Minors for Blackmailing Purposes

    Infowars has been working on this story with DC and New York insiders simultaneously as Mike Adams worked on this story, and they confirm his bombshell analysis that evidence exists showing Hunter Biden sexually abusing underage Chinese teenagers. We will go live at 4PM CST to break down all the information provided to […]

Sanctuary of the Mysterious ‘Great Gods’ on the Island of Samothrace

One of the most enigmatic archaeological sites in all of Greece is that of the Samothrace Temple Complex. These impressive ruins are located on the island of Samothrace, also known as Samothraki, in the Aegean Sea. The ancient religious observances and ritual practised here were unusual and it was also a site of a mysterious […]

Bardsey Island – A Small Land for 20,000 Holy Souls

For being only one mile long by less than a mile wide, Bardsey Island is a small piece of land, but it is of great historical and cultural significance. The island’s reputation is bolstered through legendary tales, historical events, and a variety of wildlife. Located off the Western Coast of the United Kingdom, Bardsey Island […]

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