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2014-02-27 08:23:49

MUMBAI, February 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bharat Book Bureau presents Saudi Arabia Steel Industry Outlook 2018.

2014-02-24 12:21:49

DOHA, Qatar, February 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prompted by the demands of growing cities, flooding and a drive to improve wastewater management, the region is set to spend

2014-02-18 12:33:40

DOHA, Qatar and DUBAI, UAE, February 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashghal, the Public Works Authority of Qatar, has awarded a contract to Causeway to supply cost planning and

2014-02-17 12:27:19

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia and DUBAI, UAE, February 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading international project management and contracting firm Absal Paul has selected Causeway Project

2014-02-14 23:26:05

In order to accelerate the transition steps of the enterprise and find the new location, XienStone.com has recently taken some measures. (PRWEB) February 14,

2014-02-11 08:27:24

DOHA, Qatar, February 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Qatar unites through sport with free sessions for all Crowds show their support at Corniche

2014-01-24 08:25:00

Olinda Brand Bridges Olive Supply Gap CORNING, Calif., Jan.

2014-01-23 23:31:08

Recent Report Underscores Need for Social Service Programs of the Israel Tennis Centers New York, NY (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 In response to an alarming

2014-01-21 23:29:12

Dead Sea Moringa is pleased to announce that Revnutrition.com will now be retailing the most nutrient rich plant source in the world. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB)

Latest Western Asia Reference Libraries

Persian cyclamen, Cyclamen persicum
2014-01-08 20:39:58

Cyclamen persicum is a flowering, herbaceous plant from the Myrsinaceae family. It is commonly referred to as the Persian cyclamen. C. persicum is a tuberous plant. A tuber is a modified plant structure that is enlarged to store nutrients. The flowers and leaves come from buds at the top of the tuber. Roots emerge from the sides and bottom. Wild specimens have heart-shaped leaves that grow as long as 6 inches. They are usually green in color, with a light green marbling effect on the...

2013-03-16 00:00:00

Aaron Aaronsohn (1876-May 15, 1919) was a renowned Romanian-born Jewish agronomist, botanist, traveler, entrepreneur, and Zionist politician. He was born in Bacău, Romania, and brought Palestine, then part of the Turkish Ottoman Empire, at the age of six, when his parents were among the founders of Zichron Yaakov, one of the pioneer Jewish agricultural settlements of the First Aliyah. After his study in France, Aaron Aaronsohn botanically mapped Palestine and its surroundings and...

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Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.