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Mar 23, 2013

Obama helicopter grounded in Israel due to strong sandstorm

Obama helicopter grounded in Israel due to strong sandstorm
By in Asia, International, Politics No comments

President Barack Obama‘s helicopter was grounded in Israel this Friday, March 22, 2013, two days after he arrived in the country. The US president was fetched by a second vehicle after his limousine was towed in Jerusalem, and later met with Israeli President Shimon Peres and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. President Barack Obama, speaking in […]


Mar 21, 2013

Obama limo towed in Israel, after driver allegedly put gas instead of diesel (Photo)

Obama limo towed in Israel, after driver allegedly put gas instead of diesel (Photo)
By in Asia, International, Politics, United States, Weird No comments

Updated: March 23, 2013 2:20 p.m. Read Obama helicopter grounded in Israel due to strong sandstorm President Obama‘s limo was towed in Israel on Wednesday, March 20, 2013, after the driver allegedly put gas in the tank, instead of diesel. The Obama limo, which was called the “Beast,” was designated to his hotel, and a […]


Dec 28, 2012

2,750-year-old temple discovered near Jerusalem, ancient animal figurines found

2,750-year-old temple discovered near Jerusalem, ancient animal figurines found
By in Archaelogy, Asia No comments

A 2,750-year-old temple was recently discovered in Israel, near Jerusalem by archaeologists connected to the Israeli Antiquities Authority (IAA), along with a cache of vessels and ancient animal figurines, as shown in the photo below. A horse figure, among those found inside the 2,750-year-old temple Image Credit: Antiques.org.il According to a recent press release by […]


Nov 9, 2011

French President Sarkozy tells Obama, Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu is a liar, reports say

French President Sarkozy tells Obama, Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu is a liar, reports say
By in Europe, International, Politics, United States 1 comment

French President Nicolas Sarkozy reportedly told US President Barack Obama last week during a private conversation that Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is a “liar”. French President Nicolas Sarkozy (left) and US President Barack Obama Image Credit: DSK/AFP/Getty Images According to international news sites on Tuesday, November 8, 2011, the said Sarkozy-Obama conversation occurred last […]


Aug 11, 2011

Rare sand cat “Renana” born in Israel zoo (Photos)

Rare sand cat "Renana" born in Israel zoo (Photos)
By in Animals, Asia No comments

A rare sand cat named Renana was recently born in a zoo in Israel, as shown in the photos below, 63 days after gestation via a mother being dubbed as Rotem. Rare sand cat Renana Image Credit: Tibor Jager According to Zoo Borns on Monday, August 8, 2011, the rare sand cat was born at […]


Jul 7, 2011

Natalie Portman’s baby boy name revealed, reports say

Natalie Portman's baby boy name revealed, reports say
By in Entertainment, Hollywood, United States 1 comment

Benjamin Millepied and Natalie Portman file photo Image Credit: Getty Images The name of Natalie Portman’s baby boy was reported to have been revealed on a TV show in Israel, where the “Black Swan” star was born. According to entertainment news sites on Wednesday, July 6, 2011, Israeli TV show “Good Evening with Guy Pines” […]


Jul 2, 2011

Cottage Cheese Prices in Israel Lowered Due to Facebook Campaign

Cottage Cheese Prices in Israel Lowered Due to Facebook Campaign
By in Food, Health, Lifestyle, Science No comments

The price of cottage cheese in Israel has been lowered due to the Facebook campaign of the organizers. According to international sites on June 30 and July 1, 2011, the organizers had trooped to Facebook when they learned that the price of cottage cheese have gone up.


Jun 15, 2011

“Gene Simmons Family Jewels” Season 6 Premieres on A & E, June14

“Gene Simmons Family Jewels” Season 6 Premieres on A & E, June14
By in Australia, Entertainment, Television, United States No comments

“Gene Simmons Family Jewels” Season 6 premieres on June14 at 10 pm ET, on Arts and Entertainment network (A & E). This was disclosed by entertainment news sites, June 13, 2011.


May 23, 2011

El Al Boeing 777 plane makes emergency landing at Ben Gurion Airport in Israel, all passengers safe

El Al Boeing 777 plane makes emergency landing at Ben Gurion Airport in Israel, all passengers safe
By in Asia, Travel No comments

An El Al Boeing 777 jet plane made an emergency landing at Ben Gurion Airport in Israel on Monday, May 23, 2011, with all the passengers declared safe. El Al plane file photo Image Credit: Haaretz.com According to Haaretz.com, the El Al plane, with flight LY027 and carrying 276 passengers, landed safely at the Ben […]


Mar 1, 2011

Iran Protests Against The London 2012 Olympics Logo

Iran Protests Against The London 2012 Olympics Logo
By in Current Events, Headlines, Opinion, Sports, World No comments

The 2012 Olympics Logo was deemed by Iran as pro-Israel, as it officially files a complaint to the International Olympics Committee, Sports sites reported February 28, 2011.