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Posts Tagged: COVID-19

January 17, 2021 6:22 am

PTSD, COVID, and Healing America

JNS.org - Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is defined as “a condition of persistent mental and emotional stress occurring as a result of injury or severe...

January 16, 2021 3:09 pm

UK Sees Third-Highest Daily Death Toll With New Cases at Three-Week Low

Britain reported its lowest number of daily new coronavirus infections since the start of the year on Saturday, adding to signs that a national lockdown...

January 9, 2021 3:21 pm

German Health Minister Tells Public to ‘Be Patient’ Over Vaccine Rollout

German Health Minister Jens Spahn urged the country to be patient during the long road out of the coronavirus pandemic as he responded on Saturday...

January 9, 2021 3:07 pm

First Qatari Vehicles Cross Border Into Saudi after Gulf Detente

Qatari vehicles crossed into Saudi Arabia through a land border on Saturday for the first time since Arab states severed diplomatic and transport ties with...

January 7, 2021 1:20 pm

After Covid-19 ‘Apocalypse,’ Popular Israeli Tech Job Board Reveals Surge in Open Positions

CTech - The Secret Tel Aviv Job Board, a popular platform used by Anglos and Israelis in Tel Aviv, primarily in the tech sector, has...

January 4, 2021 4:14 pm

Why Israel Is Winning the Covid-19 Vaccination Race

Why is Israel, of all countries, so far ahead of the rest in terms of getting its population vaccinated against Covid-19? As I write, the University...

January 3, 2021 3:41 pm

New York Times Hit New Lows in 2020 on Israel and Jews

“Good riddance” sentiment about 2020 is in plentiful supply. It was a year that many are glad to be done with. Beyond the obvious challenges,...

January 2, 2021 11:00 am

UK Reactivates Emergency COVID-19 Hospitals, Closes London Primary Schools

Britain reactivated emergency hospitals built at the start of the pandemic and shut primary schools in London on Friday to counter the rapid spread of...

December 31, 2020 10:46 am

Israel Marshals Supplies in Dash for Full Vaccination of At-Risk Groups

Israel is carefully husbanding supplies as it races to vaccinate all vulnerable citizens by late January and push for an early exit from the COVID-19...

December 31, 2020 8:42 am

US Vaccinations in 2020 Falling Far Short of Target of 20 Million People

Only about 2.6 million Americans had received a COVID-19 vaccine going into the last day of December, putting the United States far short of the...

December 19, 2020 3:24 pm

US Congress Works on COVID Aid as Another Shutdown Threat Looms

The US Senate held a rare Saturday session as Democrats and Republicans faced a midnight Sunday deadline to complete a $900 billion package of legislation...

December 19, 2020 10:44 am

UK Discusses Action After Confirmation New COVID Strain Spreads More Quickly

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was discussing with his senior ministers on Saturday what urgent action to take after it was confirmed that a new...

December 5, 2020 3:51 pm

Turkey in Weekend Lockdown with Coronavirus Cases at Record Highs

Turkey has entered its first full weekend lockdown since May as deaths from coronavirus more than doubled in less than three weeks to hit record...

December 5, 2020 12:02 pm

Kuwaitis Go to Polls as Economy Poses Challenge for New Emir

Kuwaitis voted in legislative polls on Saturday with the Gulf state mired in its worst economic crisis in decades, which poses a challenge for the...


Israeli Chef Assaf Granit’s Restaurant Shabour Awarded Michelin Star

i24News - Israeli chef Assaf Granit’s restaurant Shabour, located in Paris, was awarded...

Chrissy Teigen Hosts Her First Shabbat With Recipe From Popular Jewish Chef

Model and cookbook author Chrissy Teigen hosted her first Shabbat meal this past...


Israeli Locust Slayers Train Ethiopians to Save Crops

JNS.org - Some call it a plague. Yoav Motro calls it a war. The enemies are the huge armies of desert...

An Israeli Soldier Gives His All for Lonely Senior Citizens

JNS.org - “Between 11th and 12th grade, after a tough fencing session, I saw a television report about all these...

Why the UAE Wants Israeli Help to Secure Its Food Supplies

JNS.org - Food security is emerging as a key area in which the United Arab Emirates is eager for Israeli...


In Farewell Address, Trump Urges Prayers for Next Administration

US President Donald Trump, in a farewell address released on Tuesday, urged prayers for the new administration of President-elect Joe Biden but declined to acknowledge his Democratic successor by name. "This...

Middle East

Analysis: Saudi Overtures to Wary Biden Team Driven by Worries Over Iran, E...

After months out of the global spotlight, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has swept back to centre stage with...


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