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

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Excavations continue this year on the ancient hill of Jaffa in Tel Aviv. The Old Testament Studies and Biblical Archaeology division of the Faculty of Protestant Theology at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) and UCLA collaborated to shed new light on the destruction of the fortification there. They have also found evidence of an Egyptian population on the site. Jaffa is the world's oldest documented port. Since the 2nd...

2010-07-12 08:56:00

TEL AVIV, Israel, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Varsano luxury suites are located in the exclusive neighborhood of Neve Tzedek. Neve Tzedek is home to a fine selection of boutique shops, cafes, restaurants and bars, and close to downtown Tel Aviv's clubs and sights as well as to Jaffa's beautiful attractions. A short walk away you will also find the Guttman Museum, the Jaffa flea market & old city, Rothschild Blvd, Tel Aviv promenade, Suzanne Dallal Center and of course Tel Aviv's gorgeous...

2006-04-17 05:44:37

TEL AVIV (Reuters) - An explosion was heard in central Tel Aviv on Monday, an emergency service said.


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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