Posts Tagged ‘years’

Two Stories as We Celebrate 73 years of the State of Israel

In 1991, I was living on Kibbutz Sa’ad as part of my Nativ gap-year program. As that year’s Shavuot ended in 1991, we turned our TVs on and learned about the wonder of Operation Solomon, the clandestine and heroic effort to save over 14,000 Ethiopian Jews. The operation brought them covertly to Israel in stripped […]

Sabras, cemeteries and sovereignty: 73 years of the country with two histories

News and Partnerships Life and Culture Columnists and Opinion Haaretz Heb and TheMarker Haaretz.com, the online English edition of Haaretz Newspaper in Israel, gives you breaking news, analyses and opinions about Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. © Haaretz Daily Newspaper Ltd. All Rights Reserved Source 00 Hits: 2

US Criticized For Withdrawing Troops From Afghanistan While Just 50 Years From Victory

US Criticized For Withdrawing Troops From Afghanistan While Just 50 Years From Victory U.S.—The U.S. has been criticized for withdrawing troops from Afghanistan when the country is so close to victory, being just another 50 years away from declaring victory in the region. Commentators, pundits, Democrats, and Republicans alike criticized the proposal to pull troops […]

Batya lost her mother to war with Egypt. Years later her son fell in Lebanon

News and Partnerships Life and Culture Columnists and Opinion Haaretz Heb and TheMarker Haaretz.com, the online English edition of Haaretz Newspaper in Israel, gives you breaking news, analyses and opinions about Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. © Haaretz Daily Newspaper Ltd. All Rights Reserved Source 00 Hits: 0

Japan to start releasing Fukushima water into sea in two years

Japan’s government decided Tuesday to start releasing massive amounts of treated radioactive water from the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant into the Pacific Ocean in two years — an option fiercely opposed by local fishermen and residents. The decision, long speculated but delayed for years due to safety concerns and protests, came at a meeting of […]

Historic London pub to reopen six years after being bulldozed by Israeli company

A historic London pub that was illegally knocked down by an Israeli development company two days before it was set to be declared a heritage site will reopen Monday, six years after the city council ordered it rebuilt “brick-by-brick.” The Carlton Tavern in Maida Vale, West London, was the only building on its block to […]

12ft alligator caught in South Carolina had five dog tags inside that were almost 25-years-old

A 12ft alligator caught in South Carolina was found to have five dog tags inside its stomach that were nearly 25-years-old. The 445lb beast was trapped by hunter Ned McNeely in Ravenel, outside Charleston, who took it to the taxidermy and butcher shop, Cordray’s, which processes the beat into sausages, steaks and jerky, alongside other […]

Germany remembers victims of Nazis 76 years after liberation of Buchenwald concentration camp

Wreaths were laid at the infamous Nazi concentration camp of Buchenwald on Sunday, 76 years after its liberation by the allies. The German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier attended the ceremony, but survivors could not be there due to COVID restrictions. The president summed up the atrocities committed at Buchenwald and other camps during the Third Reich. […]

A prehistoric Saudi Arabian loved a dog 6,000 years ago

News and Partnerships Life and Culture Columnists and Opinion Haaretz Heb and TheMarker Haaretz.com, the online English edition of Haaretz Newspaper in Israel, gives you breaking news, analyses and opinions about Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. © Haaretz Daily Newspaper Ltd. All Rights Reserved Source 00 Hits: 0

It Really Was a Planet of the Apes Two Million Years Ago

New genetic research shows early humans’ brains were “much more ape-like” than what is measured in modern humans. What this means is that the first waves of human ancestors to migrate out of Africa were perhaps much more primitive than previously considered. Until now it was greatly assumed that when modern humans and our ancestors first […]

Modern brains evolved 1.7m years ago in Africa, study finds, after examining skulls of mankind’s ancient ancestors

When human’s very ancient ancestors took their first steps out of Africa, some 3 million years ago, their brains looked more like those of great apes. A new study says our big brains developed only some 400,000 years later. Using CT technology to scan what skull fossils remain from our earliest ancestors, researchers at the […]

DC Carjack Killers May Be Back on the Streets Within Years

Anti-Trump blue checkmark doctor Eugene Gu says the recent wave of hate crimes committed by blacks against Asians is the fault of white people. You knew it was coming. Following the attack on Asian massage parlors in Atlanta, the media contrived a narrative that “white supremacy” and white people in general were to blame for […]

Our oldest secret: We have been super-predators for 2 million years

News and Partnerships Life and Culture Columnists and Opinion Haaretz Heb and TheMarker Haaretz.com, the online English edition of Haaretz Newspaper in Israel, gives you breaking news, analyses and opinions about Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. © Haaretz Daily Newspaper Ltd. All Rights Reserved Source 00 Hits: 18

8-Year-Old Boy Finds Message in a Bottle From 25 Years Ago and Tracks Down Its Sender

A handwritten message in a bottle, tossed to sea by a 14-year-old Quebec girl, took a quarter century to travel nearly 60 miles to Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia. There, it was found by an 8-year-old boy who was delighted by the earnest message. He wrote back. Eight-year-old Nyima Mitchell found the glass bottle under […]

Heartbroken Widow Looks 20 Years Younger After Radical New Look From ‘Makeover Guy’

A widow who was feeling defeated after the death of her husband was in desperate need of a new look to help restore her joie de vivre. Little did she know that she would soon leave the makeover studio looking 20 years younger. Maggie, then 52, from Vero Beach in Florida, was left heartbroken after […]

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 […]

After 10 Years of Civil War in Syria, US (Quietly) Declares Defeat but Won’t Go Home

By Alan Macleod Source After a decade of bombing, invasions, exoduses and economic strife, it is clear that there are precious few winners in the Syrian Civil War — or from the rest of the Arab Spring, for that matter. DAMASCUS, SYRIA — This March marks the 10-year anniversary of the Arab Spring and the protests […]

TSA Has Never Stopped a Terrorist But They’ve Been ‘Legally’ Robbing Travelers for Years

(Support Free Thought) – The TSA – whose job is supposedly “fighting terrorism” – is, without doubt, one of America’s most corrupt and incompetent agencies. However, last year, they apparently became so unsatisfied with the mere ability to strip search babies, remove colostomy bags, beat up blind cancer patients, and fondle your genitalia, that they announced a more invasive physical pat-downs. […]

Two Iranian wrestlers banned for four years

TEHRAN – Iran’s National Anti-Doping Organization (NADO) has imposed a four-year ban on two wrestlers. Masoud Kamarvand and Arman Tahmasebi have been banned from all sport for a period of four years after they tested positive for prohibited substances.   Freestyler Kamarvand has been banned for using anabolic steroid stanozolol. His suspension has started from […]

ADL: Nearly 10% of U.S. Jews Experienced Anti-Semitic Assaults In Past Five Years

A recent Anti-Defamation League (ADL) survey of Americans Jews found that nearly 10% have been subjected to an anti-Semitic assault in the past five years. The survey, which was published on March 31, asked more than 500 respondents from January 7-15 if they have “been physically attacked because you are Jewish”; 9% answered in the […]

Europe’s drought-induced crop losses tripled in 50 years, threatening future global food supply chain

New research has found that EU crop losses driven by heat waves and drought, as well as other extreme weather events, have tripled in 50 years, a startling figure which could upend food-chain supply dynamics around the globe. The study examined agricultural production in 28 European countries (including the UK) from 1961 to 2018 and […]

We tracked antisemitic incidents in Australia over four years. This is when they are most likely to occur

Browse > Home / Featured Articles / We tracked antisemitic incidents in Australia over four years. This is when they are most likely to occur April 2, 2021 by   Read on for article This is the first in a series of two articles looking at antisemitism in Australia by Matteo Vergani, Deakin University and […]

New Amy Winehouse film to mark 10 years since singer’s death

News and Partnerships Life and Culture Columnists and Opinion Haaretz Heb and TheMarker Haaretz.com, the online English edition of Haaretz Newspaper in Israel, gives you breaking news, analyses and opinions about Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. © Haaretz Daily Newspaper Ltd. All Rights Reserved Source 00 Hits: 0

‘Forever’ Battery Made from Nuclear Waste Takes 28,000 Years to Run Out of Charge

California startup Nano Diamond Battery (NDB) says it has designed a battery made from nuclear waste that will take up to 28,000 years to run out of charge. Image source: RT News YouTube.com The “forever” diamond battery was developed for use in deep space and other niche applications, but a consumer-facing prototype is also in […]

‘My community came from Iran, where they practiced Judaism in secret for 200 years’

News and Partnerships Life and Culture Columnists and Opinion Haaretz Heb and TheMarker Haaretz.com, the online English edition of Haaretz Newspaper in Israel, gives you breaking news, analyses and opinions about Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. © Haaretz Daily Newspaper Ltd. All Rights Reserved Source 00 Hits: 0

22 Years Ago: NATO’s Illegal and Criminal Invasion of Yugoslavia

By Nebojsa Malic Global Research, March 23, 2021 Global Research 26 March 2005 This article by renowned author Nobojsa Malic was first published on March 26, 2005 In the early hours of March 24, 1999, NATO began the bombing of what was then the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. For some reason, many in the targeted nation thought the name of […]

COVID Restrictions to Remain in Place For Years, Says UK Public Health Official

Nwo Report Masks and social distancing are the new normal. Source:Paul Joseph Watson Despite the UK’s largely successful rollout of the coronavirus vaccine, a public health official says masks and other social distancing restrictions are likely to remain in place for years because the public has become used to them. Mary Ramsay, the head of […]

COVID Restrictions to Remain in UK ‘for MANY Years’, Public Health Official Warns

A public health official in the UK has warned that COVID lockdown restrictions are going to remain in place for years to come because the public has become so utterly compliant. Mary Ramsay, the head of immunisation at Public Health England, predicted that the social distancing measures and other lockdown restrictions would remain in place […]

Nearly two years after protest over Ethiopian Israeli’s shooting, protester indicted for threatening police officers

News and Partnerships Life and Culture Columnists and Opinion Haaretz Heb and TheMarker Haaretz.com, the online English edition of Haaretz Newspaper in Israel, gives you breaking news, analyses and opinions about Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. © Haaretz Daily Newspaper Ltd. All Rights Reserved Source 00 Hits: 27

War in Syria: 10 years and still counting

Source: BBC On March 15, 2011, Syrian protesters motivated by influential “Arab spring” movements in Libya, Egypt, and Tunisia strengthened Syria to protest against the ruling party and government. However, unlike other legislatures that had before pretty much fallen because of mainstream uprisings and equipped revolts, Syria’s President Bashar Assad was not going to go […]

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