Daily Archives: October 15, 2020

Still eating meat? Don’t be shocked if we face a future of pandemics

By | 2020-10-15T23:49:28+00:00 October 15th, 2020|Israel|

The voices of those who see a connection between diet and rogue viruses 
are getting stronger and the market for meat substitutes is flourishing

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Amount of e-waste explodes, world lags behind, with much reaching pirate sites

By | 2020-10-15T21:40:45+00:00 October 15th, 2020|Israel|

Despite progress in the collection of electronic waste in Israel, many obstacles still lie ahead

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‘I lived in Europe and I see no reason why a Jew shouldn’t live in Israel’

By | 2020-10-15T21:16:56+00:00 October 15th, 2020|Israel|

An Italian expat who believes that only in Israel a Jew can focus on what he is, and a Russian expat who doesn't feel at home in her homeland

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Lockdown is a big mistake: What top Israeli doctors really think about COVID-19

By | 2020-10-15T20:21:26+00:00 October 15th, 2020|Israel|

The country's hospitals are not collapsing, the lockdown does more harm than good and the policy for dealing with COVID is fundamentally wrong. An increasing number of senior physicians are convinced: Israel needs to switch gears in its handling of the...

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Israel is buying up super-fast coronavirus test kits. Experts are skeptical

By | 2020-10-15T19:59:27+00:00 October 15th, 2020|Israel|

Netanyahu, Gantz have boasted about new coronavirus tests that provide answers within minutes. Experts say move may be more politics than science

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Most garbage off Israel’s coast is from plastic bags and packaging

By | 2020-10-15T19:37:49+00:00 October 15th, 2020|Entertainment|

Despite promises, Oceanographic Institute reports situation is not getting better, recommends filtering out plastic garbage from municipal drainage systems that empty into the sea

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Will museums be forced to sell collections to stay afloat?

By | 2020-10-15T19:30:59+00:00 October 15th, 2020|Entertainment|

The decision to auction off more than 200 items from the museum was, in fact, taken long before COVID-19 was an abominable twinkle in anyone’s eye.

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Israeli TV series peers into the Yom Kippur War’s ‘Valley of Tears’

By | 2020-10-15T19:21:30+00:00 October 15th, 2020|Entertainment|

Amsel, a veteran writer in the Israeli television industry, has been working for a decade as co-creator and co-writer on Valley of Tears, a heralded series about the Yom Kippur War.

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As Israeli retail chains negotiate reopening, small businesses protest in despair

By | 2020-10-15T19:21:04+00:00 October 15th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Government is unfairly favoring biggest retailers, small business owners say, as chain stores sit down with executive while mom-and-pop store shutters stay down, for many permanently

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