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After Modi's call, will Goa clean up?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call on Independence Day to make a 'Clean India' by 2019 may have struck a chord with the Indian masses, but on the ground in Goa not many are willing to buy the BJP-led coalition government's repeated promises of making the tourist state garbage-free by the end of next year.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Jewish News Weekly

the synagogue today | Hong Kong congregation welcomes worshippers, travelers

A taxi ride to 70 Robinson Road in Hong Kong, the address listed for the Ohel Leah synagogue, ends with a simple question: Where is the synagogue? The driver had understood the destination request.

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WNYC-AM New York

Alawites to Yazidis: A Guide to Religious Communities in the Middle East

Iranians shout slogans during a protest against the Sunni Arab militants offensive led by the jihadist Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant in Iraq on June 24, 2014 in Tehran.

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NewsOK.com

Some US colleges calling students back from Israel

Some U.S. colleges are pulling students from overseas study programs in Israel as the Gaza war rages, though the relative calm beyond the immediate battle areas is raising questions in some quarters about why they had to leave.

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KWQC-TV Davenport

Some US colleges calling students back from Israel

Some U.S. colleges are pulling students from overseas study programs in Israel as the Gaza war rages, raising concerns that schools may be overreacting.

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ABC News

Some US Colleges Calling Students Back From Israel

Some U.S. colleges are pulling students from overseas study programs in Israel as the Gaza war rages, though the relative calm beyond the immediate battle areas is raising questions in some quarters about why they had to leave.

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Baltimore Jewish Times

Exodus to Egypt

U.S. Ambassador to Turkey Henry Morgenthau Sr. was instrumental in getting food and medicine to the Palestine Jewish community at a time when thousands were dying of starvation.

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Forward

Nouveau Middle East Food Goes West

Kramer and her business partner ate at Haj Kalil, an Arab restaurant in Jaffa, Israel.

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Nerve News

India committed to boosting ties with Arab world: Sushma

Emphasizing the government's unflinching commitment to expand ties with the Arab world, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj Thursday said there was no change in India's policy of extending strong support to the Palestinian cause, while maintaining good relations with Israel.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Times of Israel

A film festival where Israelis can Czech in

As Israel's summer of war drags on, it feels like the nation has fewer friends than ever.

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Mail on Sunday

Daily Mail Comment: An atrocity that must shake the West awake

Horrific: There are scarcely words in the lexicon of disgust adequate to describe the images of a US journalist being beheaded by this depraved Islamist maniac apparently speaking in a British accent There are scarcely words in the lexicon of disgust adequate to describe the images of a US journalist being beheaded by a depraved Islamist maniac, ... (more)

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New Jersey Jewish News

Ex-diplomat urges a - final push' for peace NEW

But the trip also left him convinced that it is time to begin a "final push" toward a two-state solution, as he wrote in a post-trip op-ed for the Bergen Record .

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Israellycool

The Best Way To Support Israel Right Now

If you are a REAL Israel supporter and you are looking for the absolute best way to show your support for Israel right now, there is one way which is by far the best way to demonstrate that support, and that is to plan a trip - preferably as soon as possible - to come over and visit.

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Jerusalem Post

Israel lets wounded Palestinians fly from Ben-Gurion to Turkey for medical aid

Foreign Ministry issues statement that a second group of 17 Palestinians wounded in the recent fighting will be flown to Turkey, each patient to be accompanied by family member.

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Jerusalem Post

Fugitive former MK Bishara's think tank paid for Balad MKs' Qatar trip

The Knesset Ethics Committee will review whether Balad MKs violated Knesset regulations by traveling to Hamas sponsor Qatar last week on the dime of fugitive former MK Azmi Bishara, who is suspected of espionage.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Xinhuanet

Gaza militants fire rockets at Israel

JERUSALEM/DUBAI, Aug. 19 -- The Israeli military intercepted two Gaza rockets over southern Israel on Monday afternoon, as truce talks between Israel and the Palestinians collapses.

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United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

Sunny with a Chance of Rockets: Part 6

Friday morning dawned, and we were no longer under the protective wing of Yad Vashem, what to me felt like, next to the Knesset, the safest place in Israel.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

State Department

Collected Department Releases: Daily Press Briefing: August 18, 2014

MS. HARF: Just one quick item at the top and then we will open it up for your questions.

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The Times of Israel

Netanyahu warns that IDF will strike hard if rockets resume

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arriving at the weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem, August 17, 2014.

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Jerusalem Post

An Israeli vacation: If not now, when?

Right now Israel doesn't top any summer holiday lists. Indeed, summer occupancy rates at hotels in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem, typically near 100 percent, have swung below the 50% mark.

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