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 2020-04-06 15:24 

Times of Israel

Yad Vashem to mark Holocaust Remembrance Day with global name-reading initiative...

With gatherings to mark Shoah barred amid coronavirus outbreak, memorial museum calls on people worldwide to record clips of themselves reading out names of victimsWith gatherings to mark Shoah barred amid coronavirus outbreak, memorial museum calls on pe...

 2020-04-06 13:57 

Times of Israel

US, UK brace for soaring death tolls as pandemic bears down...

US surgeon general offers stark warning about surge of coronavirus deaths: 'This is going to be our Pearl Harbor moment, our 9/11 moment' British PM remains in hospitalUS surgeon general offers stark warning about surge of coronavirus deaths: '...

 2020-04-06 13:57 

Times of Israel

Iran says coronavirus infections show 'gradual' decline...

Though 136 die in 24 hours, official figures show number diagnosed with COVID-19 during same period has dropped for the sixth consecutive day, as 2,274 new cases reportedThough 136 die in 24 hours, official figures show number diagnosed with COVID-19 duri...

 2020-04-06 13:49 

Times of Israel

Blue and White, Labor plan merger as Gantz and Netanyahu hold coalition talks...

Labor's Michaeli accuses Amir Peretz of selling out party's legacy with planned union; PM and his centrist rival claim progress toward formation of 'national emergency government'Labor's Michaeli accuses Amir Peretz of selling out part...

 2020-04-06 13:20 

Times of Israel

The IDF's goal for Bnei Brak: 1,000 tons of food delivered by Passover...

Senior military officer says troops have not encountered violent opposition to their presence in the ultra-Orthodox city; rather, 'the opposite is true'Senior military officer says troops have not encountered violent opposition to their presence i...

 2020-04-06 13:13 

Times of Israel

LISTEN: On this seder night, cook whatever you wish...

With smaller Passover seders this virus-battered year, chefs and food writers recommend making what you like, for once. Bonus: Hear Adeena Sussman share tips on the ToI podcastWith smaller Passover seders this virus-battered year, chefs and food writers r...

 2020-04-06 13:11 

Times of Israel

Israel sends matzahs, Passover items to Jews in... Egypt...

Foreign Ministry says boxes of kosher for Passover food went to tiny Jewish communities in Cairo and AlexandriaForeign Ministry says boxes of kosher for Passover food went to tiny Jewish communities in Cairo and Alexandria...

 2020-04-06 12:28 

Times of Israel

Nationwide lockdown said looming as limits just on ultra-Orthodox cities blocked...

Haredi ministers reported to oppose shutdown focused specifically on their community's towns; after special forum is canceled, cabinet set to meet to discuss closureHaredi ministers reported to oppose shutdown focused specifically on their community&#...

 2020-04-06 11:31 

Times of Israel

Pandemic could deepen individualist trends in Haredi society, expert says...

Ultra-Orthodox will continue to revere their rabbinic leaders despite belated response to virus threat, but Gilad Malach believes many 'will start making decisions for themselves'Ultra-Orthodox will continue to revere their rabbinic leaders despit...

 2020-04-06 11:30 

Times of Israel

Israeli, Chinese firms announce testing lab for Palestinians in West Bank, Gaza...

BGI Group, a genome sequencing company based in southern China, partners with Rehovot-based AID GENOMICS to build facility that can carry out around 3,000 coronavirus tests per dayBGI Group, a genome sequencing company based in southern China, partners wi...

 2020-04-06 10:11 

Times of Israel

Ramat Gan erects fences to block Bnei Brak residents, is ordered to remove them...

Interior Ministry: Municipality not authorized to stop foot traffic from virus-stricken neighbor; Bnei Brak mayor decries 'ghetto'Interior Ministry: Municipality not authorized to stop foot traffic from virus-stricken neighbor; Bnei Brak mayor dec...

 2020-04-06 09:33 

Times of Israel

Liberman: Ultra-Orthodox politicians 'endangering public health'...

Yisrael Beytenu chair berates Haredi political leadership after both Netanyahu and Rivlin warn against blaming community for coronavirus outbreakYisrael Beytenu chair berates Haredi political leadership after both Netanyahu and Rivlin warn against blaming...

 2020-04-06 08:53 

Times of Israel

20 tons of medical equipment arrive in Israel from China on flight no. 1 of 11...

Plane touches down with masks and protective suits; additional shipments will include ventilatorsPlane touches down with masks and protective suits; additional shipments will include ventilators...

 2020-04-06 08:32 

Times of Israel

David Grossman to read new kids' book aloud on Tuesday...

The novelist rushed to complete the book, which is dedicated to Sifriyat Pijama, the Israeli branch of PJ LibraryThe novelist rushed to complete the book, which is dedicated to Sifriyat Pijama, the Israeli branch of PJ Library...

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