Posts Tagged ‘places’

Thailand places a ban on coral damaging sunscreens in marine national parks

Sunscreens that contain damaging chemicals to marine life have been banned in Thailand’s marine national parks. The Thai Department of Conservation said four ingredients commonly found in sun creams were shown to destroy coral larvae, obstruct coral reproduction and cause reef bleaching, reports BBC.  According to The Good News Network, those banned chemicals are: oxybenzone, […]

Iran comes 27th at Tokyo 2020, two places behind Rio 2016

TEHRAN – Iran finished in the 27th place at the 2020 Olympic Games, while the country had come 25th in the previous edition in Rio. The Iranian athletes claimed seven medals – three golds, two silvers, two bronzes – one silver more and two bronze medals less than Rio. Shooter Javad Foroughi won Iran’s first […]

This year’s summer of climate extremes hits wealthier places

As the world staggers through another summer of extreme weather, experts are noticing something different: 2021′s onslaught is hitting harder and in places that have been spared global warming’s wrath in the past. Wealthy countries such as the United States Canada Germany and Belgium are joining poorer and more vulnerable nations on a growing list […]

Wildfires have erupted across the globe, scorching places that rarely burned before

Wildfires have erupted across the globe, scorching places that rarely burned before Posted on July 22, 2021 https://www.cnn.com/2021/07/22/world/wildfires-siberia-us-canada-climate-intl/index.htmlBy Ivana Kottasová, CNNPhoto editor Sarah Tilotta, CNNUpdated 6:16 AM ET, Thu July 22, 2021(CNN)Yakutsk in Russian Siberia is known as the world’s coldest city. In a place where even an exposed nose during the winter months can cause biting pain, people […]

Fauci Says Fully Vaccinated Should ‘Mask Up’ In Places With Low Vaccination Rates

Dr. Fauci told NBC’s “Meet the Press” that if people are in places with low vaccination rates, they should “go the extra mile” and wear a mask even if they are fully vaccinated. Brietbart reports: Anchor Chuck Todd said, “Well, let’s talk about a specific here. We know Mississippi is one of the lowest —I believe […]

‘One of the Most Stunning Places on the Planet’: Photographer Captures Surreal Landscapes on Socotra Island

An adventurous Russian-born photographer recently captured some outlandish landscape images of Socotra—an island of extraordinary geography off the east coast of Africa and Yemen. Words cannot properly describe some of the pictures the trip produced. Daniel Kordan, a Nikon ambassador who now lives in a gorgeous villa in Tuscany, journeyed to Socotra with a mission […]

New Evidence Places King Solomon’s Mines In Tarshish — Modern Spain

Archaeologists have struggled in vain to find conclusive proof that King Solomon actually existed — and with no inscriptions or remnants of the magnificent palace and temple he is supposed to have built in Jerusalem 3,000 years ago, the Israelite king has sunk into the realm of myth: Now British marine archaeologist Dr Sean Kingsley […]

Among most dangerous places for gays: West Bank, Gaza, Iran, UAE and Yemen

The travel blog Asher and Lyric published an updated 2021 list in March of the most dangerous countries for LGBTQ travelers, including countries and disputed territory within the Middle East. “After 250+ hours of research, we’ve reviewed all countries’ individual laws and gathered data from a variety of trusted international sources to create the definitive […]

YULA Girls Student Sarah Shaye Places Sixth in International Bible Competition

Sarah Shaye, a ninth-grade student at YULA Girls School and former student at Harkham Hillel Hebrew Academy, took sixth place in the Chidon Hatanach (National Bible Contest) competition held in Israel, besting 600 students from over 80 schools in the United States. To get to the final round, she competed against 50 semi-finalists in 30 […]

Marjorie Taylor Greene Says the U.S. Capitol Is ‘One of the Most Evil Places’

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Ahead of elections, Netanyahu places cornerstone for new Samaria neighbourhood

Browse > Home / News / Ahead of elections, Netanyahu places cornerstone for new Samaria neighbourhood March 23, 2021 by Aryeh Savir – TPS Read on for article Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited the Israeli community of Revava in Samaria on Monday to participate in the unveiling of a new neighbourhood, a day before Israel […]

Oh, the places you’ll go: Destinations granted to vaccinated travelers

As coronavirus vaccines begin to roll out on a global scale, the tourism industry is slowly but surely making a comeback. Israelis are well-known for being avid world travelers, yet the global pandemic put quite the damper on their travel plans for 2020. Before, Israelis ran rampant in South America, Asia, India, Europe and Australia. […]

Senior UAE rabbi places Mezuzah on Israel Diamond Exchange office in Dubai

Rabbi Elie Abadie, a senior rabbi of the Jewish Council of the Emirates (JCE), along with Alex Peterfreund, co-founder and cantor of the JCE, affixed a mezuzah to the new representative office of the Israel Diamond Exchange in Dubai, according to a press release.  The office is located at the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre, with […]

Israeli energy plan slashes space for solar, places power lines in fragile areas

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JLens places Illinois company on ‘Do Not Invest List’ due to BDS activity

The prominent investment organization JLens that focuses on Jewish investments placed the Chicago-based multi-national investor company Morningstar on its “Do Not Invest List” because the firm supports the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions movement. JLens conducted an analysis of Morningstar and determined that, in 2020, Morningstar purchased the allegedly pro-BDS  Sustainalytics, a Netherlands-based company that sells […]

Citing ‘Beauty and Innocence,’ New York Times Puts Iran on ’52 Places to Love in 2021′ List

The headquarters of The New York Times. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. The New York Times has placed Iran — but not Israel — on its list of “52 Places to Love in 2021.” “People see Iran as politically charged and oppressive. But there is a lot of beauty and innocence,” the Times-chosen item on Isfahan explains, […]

Directing Hatred Towards the Right Places

A view of the al-Hol camp for internally-displaced people in northeastern Syria, where British-born Shamima Begum was discovered in 2019. Photo: Reuters / Khaled al-Hariri / File. Last week, I attended the White House Hanukkah party, and some people wrote to attack me. The White House protocols were for everyone to be masked and the […]

Sobekneferu’s Legacy: The Sacred Places of Egypt’s First Female Pharaoh

In part one , we saw how Egypt’s first female pharaoh Sobekneferu (also written Neferusobek) has emerged as a major character both in literary fiction and in the cinema. Her mysterious life and devotion to primeval gods such as the crocodile god Sobek no doubt helped foster this romantic image. Despite this, Sobekneferu’s achievements in […]

‘There were no places to gather’: In Yemen, a cafe run by women, for women

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Baby Sexually Assaulted After Child Welfare Agency Places 3-Week-Old in Home With Known Teenage Abuser

Photo Credit: Pexels.com (Yahoo News) — A 3-week-old girl was sexually assaulted and battered in an Ocala area foster home, and child welfare officials could have prevented it from happening, according to a lawsuit filed last week in the Marion County Courthouse. Both Kids Central, the Ocala nonprofit agency charged with managing child welfare in […]

Putting Some Degenerate Losers in Their Places

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How hypocrites in high places have contributed to the riots in the streets

Image Credit: AP Photo/Yuki Iwamura A perception exists among much of White America that young Black men would rather loot a store than work a job. This perception serves a lot of wealthy people well, deflecting attention away from their own failures to support the needs of society. But it’s a dangerously twisted perception. People […]

Tel Aviv slides four places in 2020 Smart City ranking

Tel Aviv has dropped four places in a Smart City Index that also saw many European cities slide, as COVID-19 wreaks havoc in localities and economies. Tel Aviv declined to 50th out of the 109 cities ranked, compared to its 46th position last year. Singapore, Helsinki and Zurich came out on top in the 2020 […]

California Attorney General threatens to sue if Trump administration places citizenship question on census

     California Attorney General Xavier Becerra is threatening to sue if the Trump administration includes a question regarding citizenship on the 2020 census. The San Diego Union-Tribune reports that Becerra worries citizenship questions will dissuade some California residents from taking the census, thereby under-representing themselves and running the risk of a loss of federal funding […]

Black Faces in High Places While the Nation Circles the Drain

No strangers to winter’s tempestuousness, Chicagoans were nonetheless caught unprepared for the blizzard that blanketed the city with nearly two feet of snow over two days beginning Saturday, January 13, 1979 — pelting the prairie with flakes so big and white they seemed a hallucination. Despite assurances from City Hall that the Chicago Transit Authority […]

Sacred Places

By Ron McVan Every race has its holy centers, places where the veil is thinnest. These places were developed by the wisdom of the past, until a powerful spiritual atmosphere was engendered there and consciousness could easily open to subtler planes where the messengers of God came to meet” …….Dion Fortune The great sacred sites […]

Big Brother Installing Surveillance Cameras in Places of Worship

By MassPrivateI Forget the fact, that minsters, priests, rabbis, etc., are secretly spying on worshipers. Forget the fact that places of worship want their own police force. And, finally, forget the fact that places of worship are paying the government a $100 dollars a month to spy on families. Because, now, Big Brother […]

Friends in high places? Appeals court rules against releasing draft Whitewater indictments against Clinton

     The nation’s second-most powerful court sided with the government Friday in its decision not to release draft indictments prepared against Hillary Clinton during the Whitewater scandal of the mid-1990s. A unanimous three-judge panel on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia said the conservative group Judicial Watch failed to show “exception […]

Israeli police places cameras to monitor Palestinians at Al-Aqsa Mosque

Israeli occupation police have begun placing new cameras at the Council Gate of Al-Aqsa Mosque to monitor Palestinians’ entry and exit through the Islamic holy site. Director of Al-Aqsa Academy for Science and Heritage Sheikh Najeh Bkeerat said that Israeli police “are placing the cameras to monitor the movement in and out of Al-Aqsa Mosque […]

43 Nations Ranked as Places to Be a Retiree

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