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2014-05-29 20:22:12

TEL AVIV, Israel, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Beit Hatfutsot welcomed Israel's President Shimon Peres for a special event to lay the cornerstone for the new Museum of the Jewish People. The museum is currently undergoing a comprehensive renovation, and the laying of the cornerstone marked an important milestone in the process of its renewal. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140529/92471 Approximately 400 guests from Israel and abroad, including 100 students...

2014-05-02 16:23:26

TORONTO, May 2, 2014 /CNW/ - Member of the Israeli Knesset, Moshe Feiglin, Deputy Speaker of the Parliament will be in Toronto on May 06, 2014. Canadians are invited to hear MK Feiglin's presentation dealing with the collapse of the peace process and the re-assessment of Jewish rights to access the Temple Mount. For additional information and speaking locations, please visit www.jdl-canada.com or call the Jewish Defence League of Canada at (416) 736-7000. SOURCE...

2014-01-11 08:20:14

NEW YORK, Jan. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC mourns the death of former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100816/AJCLOGO) "With the passing of Ariel Sharon, a defining chapter in Israel's history goes with him," said David Harris, executive director of AJC, the global Jewish advocacy organization. "He was a man of towering strength, uncompromising commitment, steely determination, and creative vision." The full AJC statement...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.