Day: April 18, 2019

Passover 2019 Greetings from The Cohen-Gadol

__________________________________________________________________________________________________ Community of HaShem, Worldwide THE FIVE GRAINS. This is the Torah that God gave regarding Passover and Unleavened Bread: “And this day shall be unto you for a memorial, and ye shall keep it a feast to HaShem; throughout your generations ye shall keep it a feast by an ordinance for ever. Seven days shall ye eat unleavened bread; howbeit the first day ye shall put away leaven out of your houses; for whosoever […]

N.Korea’s Kim oversees test of new weapon with ‘powerful warhead’

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un has supervised the test-firing of a new tactical weapon with a “powerful warhead”, state media reported Thursday, in the first test of its kind since nuclear negotiations with Washington stalled. The test marks a ratcheting up of tensions weeks after a summit between Kim and US President Donald Trump collapsed without agreement. It also comes after satellite imagery suggested heightened activity at a nuclear test site. Wednesday’s test was “conducted […]

Hatred of journalists turning to violence, watchdog warns

Hatred of journalists whipped up by populist and authoritarian leaders is degenerating into violence across the world, media watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) warned Thursday. And the number of countries where journalists can work safely is plummeting, its annual World Press Freedom Index revealed. Political leaders’ hostility towards the media “has incited increasingly frequent acts of violence that have fuelled an unprecedented level of fear and danger for journalists,” the report added. “If the political […]

Brexit bargains – May Date, to be or not to be.

Brexit bargains Are value-focused managers making the most of political uncertainty? With Brexit looming, questions continue to be asked about the UK’s economic prospects and the outlook for UK investments remains uncertain. UK equities are unloved, but this could present an attractive entry point for investors seeking value. After a decade of strong performance from growth strategies, is it time for value investing to come back into favour? How are UK investment company managers making […]

Boeing making ‘steady progress’ on path to 737 MAX software certification: CEO

Boeing Co is making “steady progress” on the path to certifying a software update to the grounded 737 MAX and has made the final test flight before a certification flight, its chief executive said on Wednesday. Boeing Chairman, President and CEO Dennis Muilenburg Boeing’s newest 737 model, the MAX, was grounded worldwide in March following two fatal crashes, one on Lion Air in Indonesia on Oct. 29 and another on Ethiopian Airlines on March 10, […]