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Israeli archaeologists find ancient bread stamp


January 11th, 2012 - 6:18 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Jan 11 (IANS) A tiny seal with the image of a seven-branch menorah, used to stamp the kosher sign on bread 1,500 years ago, was discovered by Israeli archaeologists.Researchers ... Read more...

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Jews all set for parties as Hanukkah begins


December 21st, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Madrid, Dec 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Jewish holiday of Hanukkah began on Tuesday. The closeness of the holiday to the Christian festival of Christmas makes Hanukkah one of the most famous holidays ... Read more...

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Hindus send greetings to Jews on Purim


March 8th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), March 08 (ANI): Hindus have sent greetings to Jewish communities world over on Purim, which falls on March 20 this year.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release in Nevada ... Read more...

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Hindus greet Jews on Hanukkah


November 27th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 27 (ANI): Hindus have sent early greetings to Jewish communities world over on Hanukkah (Chanukah), eight-day Festival of Lights beginning December one.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release ... Read more...

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New report shows a greater number of Jews in U.S. than in Israel


October 22nd, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): A new report has found that a greater number of Jews live in the US than in Israel.Researchers from the University of Miami (UM) and the University of ... Read more...

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Hindus greet Jews on Sukkot


September 13th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sep 13 (ANI): Hindus have sent early greetings to Jewish communities world over for Jewish autumn festival Sukkot (Festival of Booths), which begins on September 22 this year.Eminent Hindu statesman ... Read more...

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Hindus greet Jews on Yom Kippur


September 7th, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada 077(US), Sep 7 (ANI): Hindus have sent early greetings to Jewish communities world over for the holy day of Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement), the most important day in the Jewish ... Read more...

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Hindus greet Jews on Rosh ha-Shanah


September 5th, 2010 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sept 5 (ANI): Hindus have sent greetings to Jewish communities world over for Jewish New Year of Rosh ha-Shanah, celebrations for which will be held during September 8-10.Noted Hindu statesman ... Read more...

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Hindus greet Jews on Passover


March 29th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), March 29 (ANI): Hindus have sent greetings to Jewish communities worldwide on Passover (Pesach), which begins on March 30 this year.Acclaimed Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release in Nevada ... Read more...

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Synagogue opens in German town after 70 years


March 15th, 2010 - 3:19 am ICT by IANS
Herford, March 15 (DPA) A new synagogue was opened Sunday in the north-western German town of Herford, more than 70 years after the old synagogue was destroyed under Nazi rule. "I wish you ... Read more...

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Hindus greet Jews on Purim


February 18th, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
February 18, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Hindus have sent greetings to Jewish communities' world over on Purim, which falls on February 27-28 this year.Acclaimed Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release in Nevada ... Read more...

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Hindus greet Jews on Hanukkah


December 11th, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Hindus have sent greetings to Jewish communities world over on Hanukkah (Chanukah), eight-day Festival of Lights beginning December 11.Acclaimed Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release in Nevada (USA) today, expressed warmest ... Read more...

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US, Britain deplore Ahmadinejad’s ‘false Holocaust’ remark


September 19th, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Sep 19 (ANI): The United States and Britain have both condemned Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's recent "hateful" speech in which he had said the Holocaust was "a false pretext to create ... Read more...

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44 high profile suspects nailed for black marketing kidneys, fake Gucci bags


July 24th, 2009 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 24 (ANI): Hundreds of federal agents on both sides of the Hudson River - in Brooklyn and Jersey - raided the homes of 44 suspects targeted in the two-year ... Read more...

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Jews call on Bernie Ecclestone to resign over Hitler remarks


July 7th, 2009 - 4:48 am ICT by John Le Fevre
Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone expressed regrets Monday for the upset caused by his praise of Adolf Hitler's leadership, but insisted he would not resign.The aging motor-sport supremo, who has been ... Read more...

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Ancient Jews used human skulls in ceremonies despite ban


April 14th, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, April 14 (ANI): New archaeological evidence has emerged which suggests that ancient Jews used human skulls in ceremonies, despite a strict prohibition on touching human remains.According to a report in Haaretz ... Read more...

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Britain sees unprecedented spike in attacks on Jews


February 13th, 2009 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 13 (IANS) The fighting in Gaza has led to an "unprecedented" surge in attacks on Jews in Britain, a report by a Jewish security group said Friday. The Community Security Trust ... Read more...

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Gaza conflict could spark violent Islamic backlash in Britain


January 9th, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 9 (ANI): Muslim advisers have warned British PM Gordon Brown that the Gaza conflict could spark a violent Islamic backlash in Britain.According to a report in The Sun, the ... Read more...

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Obama addresses pro-Israel AIPAC


June 28th, 2008 - 2:48 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
The following is a transcript of Sen. Barack Obama's speech , as provided by Obama's campaign.It's great to see so many friends from across the country. I want to congratulate Howard Friedman, ... Read more...

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Incestuous marriages not always unhealthy: Study


June 3rd, 2008 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 3 (IANS) Incestuous marriages - as between first cousins - might not always be unhealthy, concludes an Australian researcher. "Britain has seen a rise in first cousin marriages amongst its ... Read more...

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Cherie Blair says veils prevent Muslim women from expressing their personalities


November 14th, 2007 - 8:12 am ICT by admin
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