Latest Jewish history Stories

2011-07-06 07:47:46

Exceptional detective-archaeological work at the first season of archaeological digs at Tel Shikmona, on the southern edge of Israel’s city of Haifa, has uncovered the remains of a house dating back to the period of the Kingdom of Israel.

2011-04-05 15:12:00

Homecare Funding Increases, Changes to Pensions Also Negotiated NEW YORK, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Claims Conference has negotiated with the German government for historic successive increases in funding for homecare for Holocaust victims and for significant changes in its pension programs, announced Chairman Julius Berman. The Claims Conference obtained a multi-year commitment for homecare funding for survivors around the world.

2011-02-23 08:15:00

JERUSALEM, Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Holocaust era restitution project was announced today to identify the victims whose assets were confiscated by the Nazis.

2010-10-22 13:50:10

A 2010 population report from the University of Miami and the University of Connecticut releases new estimates on American Jewish Population.

2010-06-03 13:55:00

Using sophisticated genomic analysis, scientists have probed the ancestry of several Jewish and non-Jewish populations and better defined the relatedness of contemporary Jewish people.

2010-05-21 15:34:00

MIAMI, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Please join us in a legacy of Hope and Promise for our children by building the first South Florida Holocaust Museum, this Sunday May 23, 2010 at Artech Condominium in Aventura, FL.

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The word 'definiens' comes from the Latin word 'definire', 'to define'.