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 2021-01-28 06:35 

Ynetnews

Sea of Galilee's waterline rises by 0.5 centimeters...
 2021-01-28 06:30 

MehrNews.com

Headlines of Iranian Persian dailies on January 28...

TEHRAN, Jan. 28 (MNA) Mehr News takes a look at the headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Thursday, January 28....

 2021-01-28 06:27 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Tu B'shvat Guide for the Perplexed...

Tu B'shvat highlights gratitude for the creation of fruit-bearing trees, also found in the blessing said before consuming any fruit. Op-ed....

 2021-01-28 06:27 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Water authority decides to halt cloud seeding as Sea of Galilee rises by half a centimeter...

Water Authority stops seeding clouds to increase rain in light of high Kinneret levels....

 2021-01-28 06:24 

Arutz Sheva

Recalling what pro-active Israel Activism is...

Ten years after his death on Tu B'Shavt, Herb Zweibon serves as an inspiration today to many who knew him and worked with him. Op-ed....

 2021-01-28 06:23 

Ynetnews

Secretary of State Blinken says U.S. committed to Israel's security...
 2021-01-28 06:22 

JPost.com

Olive tree selected as Israel's 'national tree' by KKL-JNF...

The Olive trees in Israel have been around for centuries if not millennia....

 2021-01-28 06:22 

Ynetnews

Pfizer vaccine only slightly less effective against key S.African mutations...
 2021-01-28 06:22 

i24 News

US demands 'robust' virus origin probe as pandemic surges worldwide...
 2021-01-28 06:21 

Arutz Sheva

Kinneret rises half a cm in past day...

The level this morning is 89.5 cm lower than the upper red line marking a full Kinneret, according to data from the Water Authority....

 2021-01-28 06:21 

Arutz Sheva

COVID-19 virus 'censorship and confusion'...

Pulse of Israel looks at availability of COVID-19 data and information and what they call 'censorship'....

 2021-01-28 06:20 

Ynetnews

Nearly 2,850,000 Israelis received first dose of vaccine...
 2021-01-28 06:19 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Rain to return towards end of week...

Chilly, wet weather expected over weekend, after several days of sunshine....

 2021-01-28 06:19 

Arutz Sheva

Rain to return towards end of week...

Chilly, wet weather expected over weekend, after several days of sunshine....

 2021-01-28 06:17 

Ynetnews

Thursday will be chilly with local rain...
 2021-01-28 06:14 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Recalling what pro-active Israel Activism is...

Ten years after his death on Tu B'Shavt, Herb Zweibon serves as an inspiration today to many who knew him and worked with him. Op-ed....

 2021-01-28 06:13 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Bahrain press review...
 2021-01-28 06:11 

Arutz Sheva

Happy Tu B'Shvat! The incomparable Torah of Eretz Yisrael....

There is only one Torah, but there are two different understandings of Torah - and many of its precepts can be kept only in Eretz Yisrael....

 2021-01-28 06:10 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Bahrain weather forecast...
 2021-01-28 06:09 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

COVID-19 virus 'censorship and confusion'...

Pulse of Israel looks at availability of COVID-19 data and information and what they call 'censorship'....

 2021-01-28 06:08 

Press TV

UK COVID-19 death toll passes 100,000...

The United Kingdom was the first to detect a more contagious and perhaps more deadly COVID-19 variant. It was also the first country to start vaccinating and has now inoculated most of its over 80s. More than six-and a half million people....

 2021-01-28 06:07 

Arutz Sheva

Report: UTJ will announce support for Netanyahu after lists close...

After several weeks of refusing the prime minister's request, United Torah Judaism is ready to announce that they will support Netanyahu as prime minister, but will do so after the closing date of the lists, according to Reshet Bet. According to Unite...

 2021-01-28 06:03 

Arutz Sheva

From today: Ages 35 and older can vaccinate...

The vaccination campaign is expanding and from today, Israelis aged 35 and over will be able to be vaccinated against the coronavirus. Health Clinic executives say the background to the move is low responsiveness among high school students....

 2021-01-28 06:03 

SABA News

[ Yemen ]

Health office opens new health unit in Taiz...

TAIZ, Jan. 28 (Saba) - The Public Health and Population Office in Taiz province opened on Thursday Dhabyah and Maqlad Health Unit in al-Ta'aiziya district....

 2021-01-28 06:03 

Al Jazeera

US stresses South China Sea support amid China 'pressure'...

Top US diplomat reiterates support for Southeast Asian countries in long-running dispute over South China Sea....

 2021-01-28 06:03 

JPost.com

Edelstein: Lifting lockdown now would be highly irresponsible...
 2021-01-28 06:03 

MehrNews.com

Front pages of Iran's English-language dailies on Jan. 28...

TEHRAN, Jan. 28 (MNA) Here are the front pages of Iran's English-language dailies on Thursday, January 28....

 2021-01-28 06:00 

Arutz Sheva

Health Ministry: 7,668 diagnoses yesterday...

The Ministry of Health updates that 7,668 coronavirus infections were diagnosed yesterday. The rate of positive tests - 9.2%....

 2021-01-28 06:00 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on January 28...

Tehran, Jan 28, IRNA -- The following headlines appeared in the English-language newspapers in the Iranian capital on Thursday:...

 2021-01-28 05:59 

FX Empire

US Stocks Post Steep Loss in Wake of Heightened Speculative Trading, Fed Statement...

The U.S. Federal Reserve kept overnight interest rates near zero and made no change to its monthly bond purchases, as was widely expected....

 2021-01-28 05:58 

Arutz Sheva

Angela Merkel participates in Torah scroll writing ceremony...

Torah scroll that survived the Nazis is restored in historic ceremony....

 2021-01-28 05:58 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Angela Merkel participates in historic Torah scroll writing ceremony...

Torah scroll that survived the Nazis is restored in historic ceremony....

 2021-01-28 05:56 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Happy Tu B'Shvat! The incomparable Torah of Eretz Yisrael....

There is only one Torah, but there are two different understandings of Torah - and many of its precepts can be kept only in Eretz Yisrael....

 2021-01-28 05:53 

JPost.com

Student working at Knesset spokesperson's office infected with COVID...
 2021-01-28 05:52 

Press TV

Aid agencies urge Biden to revoke Houthi terrorist designation...

Amid growing global pressure over US support for the war on Yemen, twenty-two aid organizations admit they're extremely concerned about the humanitarian consequences of the US terrorism designation of the Houthi Ansar Allah movement....

 2021-01-28 05:51 

Arutz Sheva

Blinken: Our commitment to Israel's security is sacrosanct...

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken spoke with Israel's Foreign Minister on Wednesday. "Great speaking with Gabi Ashkenazi today to discuss the steadfast partnership between the U.S. and Israel", Blinken wrote, "Our commitment to Isra...

 2021-01-28 05:49 

SABA News

[ Yemen ]

Security, safety program in Mahweet inaugurated...

Mahweet, Jan. 28 (Saba) - The Civil Defense Authority branch in Mahweet province launched a program of security, public safety and self-protection in public and private facilities in the province....

 2021-01-28 05:46 

MehrNews.com

Iranian diplomat fires back at US top diplomat's remarks...

TEHRAN, Jan. 28 (MNA) Spokesperson for the Iranian Mission to the UN Alireza Miryousefi has reacted to Antony Blinken's first official remarks on US President Joe Biden's approach to Iran nuclear deal....

 2021-01-28 05:46 

MehrNews.com

Iran fires back at US Blinken's first remarks...

TEHRAN, Jan. 28 (MNA) Spokesperson for the Iranian Mission to the UN Alireza Miryousefi has reacted to Antony Blinken's first official remarks on US President Joe Biden's approach to Iran nuclear deal....

 2021-01-28 05:36 

JPost.com

Ghislaine Maxwell denied seeing Jeffrey Epstein being massaged in New York...

More than 100 documents from that lawsuit were made public late on Wednesday night in the U.S. District Court in Manhattan....

 2021-01-28 05:35 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Ex-Iran, Persepolis Player Minavand Dies of COVID-19 - Sports news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Ex-midfielder of Iran national football team and Persepolis Mehrdad Minavand died due to COVID-19 Wednesday night....

 2021-01-28 05:34 

MehrNews.com

Explosion hits east of Iraq's Baghdad...

TEHRAN, Jan. 28 (MNA) Iraqi news sources reported the sound of an explosion in eastern Baghdad on Thursday morning....

 2021-01-28 05:34 

SABA News

[ Yemen ]

Aggression forces continue to violate ceasefire truce...

PROVINCES, Jan. 28 (Saba) - The aggression forces continued on Wednesday to violate the UN-sponsored ceasefire agreement in Hodeida province, a military official said....

 2021-01-28 05:33 

JPost.com

Oded Frid, director-general of LGBTQ+ Agudah, to run in Labor primaries...
 2021-01-28 05:31 

Al Jazeera

GameStop: Why social media-driven traders are beating Wall Street...

Retail traders using Reddit have quickly overturned conventional wisdom about who holds sway in US equity markets....

 2021-01-28 05:31 

JPost.com

Yemen 'Arab Spring' unity torn asunder by hunger and war...
 2021-01-28 05:30 

Press TV

Afghan govt. accuses Taliban of foot-dragging in peace talks...

Almost three months have passed since the beginning of the intra-Afghan talks in Qatari capital Doha. The negotiating team of the Afghan government accuses the Taliban of foot dragging but the militant group rejects such allegation....

 2021-01-28 05:28 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Vaezi condoles death of football icon Minavand...

Tehran, Jan 28, IRNA Presidential Office chief of staff Mahmoud Vaezi on Thursday condoled death of Iranian football icon Mehrdad Minavand after failure of medical treatment to save his life from COVID-19....

 2021-01-28 05:27 

Al Arabiya

US will continue to work with Israel to advance regional peace: US Secretary of State...

The United States reaffirms its commitment to Israel's security and will continue to work closely with the country to advance peace in the region, US Secre...

 2021-01-28 05:26 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Luxembourg agrees to pay $$1.2m in symbolic Holocaust compensation...

In first, Luxembourg offers $1.2 million in symbolic compensation to noncitizen Holocaust victims....

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