Posts Tagged ‘opens’

Iran opens National Center for Quantum Technology 

TEHRAN— Ali Akbar Salehi, head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, was present at a ceremony opening the National Center for Quantum Technology. He talked about progresses made by the Iranian scientists in this field. Calling quantum technology “a very important field”, he said, “Today we experience quantum in the fields of computers, biology, […]

New unique living space opens for Jews at University of Illinois

The construction of America’s first university-affiliated Jewish living quarters in the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is finally complete. The project was started in 2017, and the facilities are open to students applying for the class of 2021-2022. [embedded content] The residence includes 32 two-bedroom suites, with each containing modern furniture and Smart TVs, as […]

House Ethics Committee opens investigation into Rep. Matt Gaetz

Image Credit: Getty Images In response to allegations accusing Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz of sexual misconduct and other illicit activities, the House Ethics Committee announced that Gaetz is currently under investigation. Gaetz’s associate, Joel Greenberg, has been indicted on 33 counts, including identity theft and sex trafficking of a minor. On Friday, House Ethics Chairman […]

Portugal opens the doors to Oporto Holocaust museum

The Holocaust museum in Oporto, Portugal opened its doors to the pubic this April, after coronavirus lockdown measures lightened. The museum is the first of its kind in the country, despite there already being a Jewish museum and and a community of over 500 Jews in the city alone. The first day of its opening […]

Six destinations to visit in Hamedan when travel opens up

TEHRAN – It is more than a year since many countries around the world have imposed sweeping travel bans and advisories to stem the spread of novel coronavirus within their borders and beyond. Experts say that whenever the disease is contained, the tourism industry begins to flourish once again. The Islamic Republic of Iran, which […]

Yad Vashem opens exhibition 80 years since Operation Barbarossa

A new online exhibition commemorating 80 years since the beginning of the large-scale mass murder of Jews during the Holocaust has been created by Yad Vashem ahead of Holocaust Remembrance Day this Wednesday night and Thursday.The exhibition, entitled “The Onset of Mass Murder – The Fate of Jewish Families in 1941,” highlights the stories of […]

Israel Opens for Business as COVID-19 Infections Plummet

(The Media Line) Scenes of crowded restaurants, long lines at cafés, bands dotting the squares playing to passersby, children being amused by clowns and shoppers going in and out of stores had all but disappeared from the streets of Jerusalem. But with more than half the population now vaccinated, Israel has begun easing restrictions it […]

New Holocaust memorial shaped like Star of David opens in Poland

A new Holocaust memorial in the Polish city of Gorlice was built in the shape of a Star of David, and also contains matzevot and fragments found at a former beit midrash that was demolished in 2016, according to a statement from ‘Jewish Heritage Europe’. Besides being embedded into the memorial, the documents include translations […]

Holy Sepulchre Church Opens on Palm Sunday as Latin Patriarch Says ‘We Feel More Hopeful’

Christian worshippers hold palm fronds during a Palm Sunday procession in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem’s Old City March 28, 2021. Photo: REUTERS/Ammar Awad In scenes very different from last year, Jerusalem’s Church of the Holy Sepulchre was open to the public on Palm Sunday, allowing Christians to attend mass at the […]

Teen construction worker, 15, seriously hurt on site; ministry opens probe

The Labor, Social Affairs, and Social Services Ministry said Sunday it was investigating the serious injury of a construction worker, age 15, at a building site in the central city of Tira. Hezi Schwartzman, head of the occupational safety directorate at the ministry, said investigators and police would visit the site to open a probe […]

‘Risk of transmission negligible’: Iceland opens borders to tourists vaccinated against Covid-19

Iceland has become one of the first countries in the world to let in foreign visitors without mandatory quarantine or Covid-19 testing upon arrival since the pandemic hit. However, only vaccinated tourists are welcome. The North Atlantic nation, whose economy relies heavily on its tourism industry, has fully opened its borders to those vaccinated against […]

With diplomatic ties established, Kosovo opens embassy in Jerusalem

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo’s Foreign Ministry said on Sunday it has formally opened its embassy to Israel in the disputed city of Jerusalem. A statement said the move was made after the establishment of diplomatic ties with Israel on February 1 and a Kosovo-Serbia summit held at the White House in September. “The Ministry […]

Czech Republic Opens Branch of Its Embassy in Jerusalem

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu holds a press conference with Czech President Milos Zeman in Jerusalem on October 7, 2013. Photo: Kobi Gideon/GPO/FLASH90. JNS.org – The Czech Republic opened a branch of its Israel embassy in Jerusalem on Thursday in a ceremony attended by Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babiš and Israel’s Minister of Foreign Affairs […]

First Trial For The Police Murder Of George Floyd Opens

Above photo: NBC News. The opening of the trial of Derek Chauvin, one of the four former Minneapolis, Minnesota, police officers charged in the death of 46-year-old George Floyd, was delayed for at least a day Monday after Hennepin County Judge Peter Cahill postponed jury selection as an appellate court reviews the possible reinstatement of […]

ICC opens war-crimes probe; Netanyahu blasts it as ‘anti-Semitic’ and ‘hypocritical’

Browse > Home / News / ICC opens war-crimes probe; Netanyahu blasts it as ‘anti-Semitic’ and ‘hypocritical’ March 4, 2021 by Sean Savage Read on for article The chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court in the Hague announced on Wednesday her intention to open an investigation into war crimes allegedly committed by Israelis and […]

Israel opens vaccination center at checkpoint to reach Palestinian East Jerusalem residents

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Ruderman foundation ends disability giving, opens void in Jewish inclusion

To many in the Jewish world, the Ruderman Family Foundation is synonymous with efforts to increase inclusion for Jews with disabilities. Based in Boston, but active across the United States and in Israel, the foundation has doled out some $75 million over the past 18 years to support inclusion. Just this month — Jewish Disability […]

Tehran tourism fair opens; activists hope for boom when corona vaccine is ever-present

TEHRAN – Tehran’s international tourism and handicrafts fair opened to the public on Tuesday in defiance of a government campaign to improve the hugely-battered travel sector in the face of the novel coronavirus. Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Minister Ali-Asghar Mounesan and his deputies for tourism, and handicrafts were amongst attendees to the opening ceremony […]

Israel opens malls, gyms, as COVID-19 numbers drop

Browse > Home / News / Israel opens malls, gyms, as COVID-19 numbers drop February 22, 2021 by Aryeh Savir – TPS Read on for article Israel entered on Sunday the next phase in the easing of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions as malls and gyms reopened and grades 5-6 and 11-12 went back to school. […]

The ICC Opens a New Front in the War Against Israel. Why We Must Fight.

(The Media Line) — You don’t have to be a lawyer to know the drill: Heads Israel loses. Tails Palestinians win. When it comes to the Palestinian Authority’s abject failure to deal seriously with the COVID-19 pandemic, Israel is an occupying power with the responsibility to inoculate all Palestinians. The fact that the Palestinian Authority […]

Here’s Everything You Need To Know As Second Trump Impeachment Trial Opens

The big day has finally arrived: After weeks of lead-up, the first session in Trump’s impeachment trial will feature presentations from both sides over the Senate’s authority to hear the case, followed by a vote on the matter, which would require a simple majority, and is expected to pass in the Democratic-controlled chamber. As many as five […]

Erdogan opens new faculties at Istanbul university amid protests

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Joe Biden’s ‘Catch and Release’ Policy Opens the Southern Border

President Joe Biden’s deputies are trying not to detain the rapidly rising inflow of economic migrants who are coming across Americans’ Southern border in search of blue-collar jobs, homes, and the Democrats’ dangled prize of American citizenship. “We will continue to use all current authorities to avoid keeping individuals in a congregate setting [detention] for […]

UK opens special visa route for Hong Kong residents to become citizens

Hong Kong residents can apply from Sunday for a new visa offering them an opportunity to become British citizens after Beijing’s imposition of a national security law in the Asian financial hub last year. The move comes as China and Hong Kong have said they will no longer recognise the British National Overseas (BNO) passport […]

China to end recognition of British Overseas passport as UK opens visa program for over 5 MILLION Hongkongers

Beijing has said that the British National Overseas (BNO) passport will no longer be recognized as a travel document or form of identification in China from Sunday, when the UK’s new visa program opens to millions of HK citizens. Speaking on Friday, Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian told journalists that Beijing reserved the right […]

Israel Opens Provisional Embassy in United Arab Emirates

Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. JNS.org – Israel’s diplomatic mission to Abu Dhabi officially opened on Sunday with the arrival in the United Arab Emirates of head of mission Eitan Na’eh, the Israeli Foreign Ministry said in a statement. Na’eh, formerly Israel’s ambassador to Turkey, will head the […]

Diplomatic Breakthrough: Israel Opens Embassy in UAE

Israel this week announced it has opened its embassy in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), four months after the two countries signed the historic normalization deal brokered by the Trump administration. “The Israeli Embassy in Abu Dhabi has officially been opened, with the arrival of mission head Eitan Naeh,” a Foreign Ministry statement said. “The […]

Israel opens embassy in Abu Dhabi, UAE approves embassy in Tel Aviv

Browse > Home / News / Israel opens embassy in Abu Dhabi, UAE approves embassy in Tel Aviv January 25, 2021 by Aryeh Savir – TPS Read on for article The Israeli embassy in Abu Dhabi officially on Sunday with the arrival of the Head of Mission Eitan Na’eh, Israel’s former envoy to Turkey. Flags […]

Israel officially opens embassy in UAE

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Gaza cultural week opens in Tehran

TEHRAN – The Gaza Symbol of Resistance Cultural Week opened at the Iranian Art Museum Garden in Tehran on Thursday. A large number of artworks are on view in an exhibition during the cultural week, which has been organized by the Sarv Culture Center and Melal Cultural Centers with contributions from some Iranian organizations supporting […]

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