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  • *Ultra-Orthodox to make up a third of population by 2065. *Israel's labor productivity below most OECD countries. BNEI BRAK, Israel, July 19- Chaim Rachmani spends his days studying Jewish religious texts in the Israeli town of Bnei Brak, whose crowded streets brush up against the office towers of Tel Aviv.

  • *Ultra-Orthodox to make up a third of population by 2065. *Israel's labour productivity below most OECD countries. BNEI BRAK, Israel, July 19- Chaim Rachmani spends his days studying Jewish religious texts in the Israeli town of Bnei Brak, whose crowded streets brush up against the office towers of Tel Aviv.

  • The move feeds opposition fears President Tayyip Erdogan is subverting the republic's secular foundations.

  • ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y.— A Roman Catholic bishop is offering prayers to New York- area commuters facing what's been billed as a "Summer of Hell." Long Island Bishop John Barres is posting daily one-minute spiritual messages on a video-blog. The Diocese of Rockville Centre says the bishop is aware that commuters are facing challenges getting to and from New York City...

  • CARACAS, July 12- Venezuela's state prosecutor's office said on Wednesday it would charge two people linked to a former transportation minister for alleged involvement in bribery schemes associated with the Brazilian construction company Odebrecht. Maria Baptista and Elita Zacarias "are linked to the ex-Minister Haiman El Troudi and must appear July 27,"...

  • Billboard campaign by the Hungarian government shows George Soros smiling next to the words "Let's not let Soros have the last laugh."

    A government campaign portraying billionaire businessman George Soros as the enemy of the Hungarian people has prompted a public outcry with people accusing the ruling right-wing Fidesz party of Nazi-era anti-Semitism.

  • Doug Lyman during his time as a Benedictine monk. He now works as a financial advisor.

    Former monk Doug Lynam committed to doing good by joining the church, but seeing that people needed money guidance, he found a new calling.

  • Cardinal George Pell, the former archbishop of Sydney at the Vatican City, Vatican.

    Australian police charged a top Vatican cardinal on Thursday with multiple counts of "historical" sexual assault offenses.

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, June 28- One day before President Donald Trump's temporary ban on all refugees and travelers from six predominantly Muslim countries is scheduled to take effect, there is still widespread uncertainty about how the administration will implement it. It exempted travelers and refugees who have a "bona fide relationship" with a person or...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, June 28- One day before President Donald Trump's temporary ban on all refugees and travelers from six predominantly Muslim countries is scheduled to take effect, there is still widespread uncertainty about how the administration will implement it. It exempted travelers and refugees who have a "bona fide relationship" with a person or...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, June 28- One day before President Donald Trump's temporary ban on all refugees and travelers from six predominantly Muslim countries is scheduled to take effect, there is still widespread uncertainty about how the administration will implement it. It exempted travelers and refugees who have a "bona fide relationship" with a person or...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, June 28- One day before President Donald Trump's temporary ban on all refugees and travelers from six predominantly Muslim countries is scheduled to take effect, there is still widespread uncertainty about how the administration will implement it. It exempted travelers and refugees who have a "bona fide relationship" with a person or...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, June 28- One day before President Donald Trump's temporary ban on all refugees and travelers from six predominantly Muslim countries is scheduled to take effect, there is still widespread uncertainty about how the administration will implement it. It exempted travelers and refugees who have a "bona fide relationship" with a person or...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, June 28- One day before President Donald Trump's temporary ban on all refugees and travelers from six predominantly Muslim countries is scheduled to take effect, there is still widespread uncertainty about how the administration will implement it. It exempted travelers and refugees who have a "bona fide relationship" with a person or...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, June 28- One day before President Donald Trump's temporary ban on all refugees and travelers from six predominantly Muslim countries is scheduled to take effect, there is still widespread uncertainty about how the administration will implement it. It exempted travelers and refugees who have a "bona fide relationship" with a person or...

  • The justices narrowed the scope of lower court rulings that had completely blocked key parts of a March 6 executive order that Trump had said was needed to prevent terrorism attacks, allowing his temporary ban to go into effect for people with no strong ties to the United States. 1/ 8 http://tmsnrt.rs/2seb3bb 3/ 8. I want people who can love the United States and all...

  • The justices narrowed the scope of lower court rulings that had completely blocked key parts of a March 6 executive order that Trump had said was needed to prevent terrorism in the United States, allowing his temporary ban to go into effect for people with no strong ties such as family or business to the United States. 1/ 8 http://tmsnrt.rs/2seb3bb 3/ 8.

  • WASHINGTON, June 26- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to President Donald Trump by reviving parts of his travel ban on people from six Muslim-majority countries and refugees and agreeing to decide its legality later this year in a major test of presidential powers. The justices narrowed the scope of lower court rulings that had completely...

  • WASHINGTON, June 26- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to President Donald Trump by allowing his temporary ban on travelers from six Muslim-majority countries and all refugees to go into effect for people with no strong ties to the United States while agreeing to decide this fall the legality of the order. The executive order also made waivers...

  • WASHINGTON, June 26- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to President Donald Trump by allowing his temporary bans on travelers from six Muslim-majority countries and all refugees to go into effect for people with no connection to the United States while agreeing to hear his appeals in the closely watched legal fight. The Supreme Court left the...