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Egyptian Settlement Confirmed In Jaffa Excavations
2012-09-11 08:37:25

Jaffa is the world's oldest documented port. Since the 2nd millennium BC, Jaffa has seen intense trading activity. Jaffa, or Yafo, is on the coast of Israel between Caesarea and Gaza, about 60 km northwest of Jerusalem.

2010-12-23 00:00:54

Amid tightened property violation reinforcement, landlords find alert tracking software effective in controlling complaints and fines. Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) December 22, 2010 Feeling the pinch of the economic downturn, landlords have increasingly moved to take the sting out of what was once, in the not so distant past, little more than one of seemingly unavoidable annoyances of owning commercial real estate. Building violations, the wide range of penalties that almost all commercial owners...

2010-07-12 08:56:00

TEL AVIV, Israel, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Varsano luxury suites are located in the exclusive neighborhood of Neve Tzedek.

2009-04-23 07:00:00

TEL AVIV, Israel, April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ness Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: NSTC), a global provider of IT services and solutions, today announced a three-year, multi-million dollar contract with the Academic College of Tel Aviv-Jaffa.

2008-08-14 12:00:32

By EHUD ZION WALDOKS Hadash MK Dov Henin announced Monday at a press conference in Tel Aviv that he would be running for the top spot of the City4all (Ir Lekulanu) list and subsequently for mayor of Tel Aviv-Yafo if elected to head the list.

2008-07-31 15:00:41

By HANNAH BROWN In a year when there just hasn't been much buzz about new Israeli releases, the nominees for the Ophir Awards, which were announced Tuesday at a press conference in Tel Aviv, were a predictable bunch.

2008-03-16 03:00:33

By Gvirtzman, Zohar Zilberman, Ezra; Folkman, Yehoshua Abstract: Re-examination of the stratigraphic record in the continental margin of Israel indicates that the Levant passive margin was reactivated in the late Tertiary.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.