As American Jewish organizations responded to Sunday’s settler riot in the West Bank, most began with statements of condemnation. In 2007 it stood out among Jewish groups leading criticism of the then-Israeli government for contemplating a Palestinian role in Jerusalem. Beyond the O.U., Jewish groups decried the actions of the settlers but mostly avoided mentioning the Israeli government or its leader. Against that backdrop, Netanyahu did not feature in many American Jewish organizations’ statements. A number of regional Jewish organizations and rabbis have previously called for boycotts of far-right coalition members if and when they tour the United States.
Article Audio:TROY — It took just 27 seconds for the dynamic of the Section II Class AA girls’ basketball semifinal between No. However, a solid defensive period in the second allowed Shen to cut their deficit to just two points heading into halftime. “Unfortunately they had their run to start the second half and that was basically the ballgame.”The Eagles went on to outscore Shen 30-14 in the second half. She was phenomenal, so credit to her.”Katherine Bannigan tacked on 11 points for Bethlehem, including three buckets from beyond the arc. Carpenter scored 13 points, hit three three-pointers and collected five rebounds.21 days ago The Daily Gazette
Down by four points to Marquette with three minutes to play in the fourth quarter, the Michigan men’s lacrosse team was desperate for a goal. Missed opportunities like this one would prove to cost Michigan (2-2 overall) the game, as it faltered to Marquette (2-2) who maintained its lead as the game finished 14-9. Even as the Eagles went up 5-0 early in the first quarter, Michigan learned and adjusted in real time. Heading into the second quarter, it led 6-2. Mulholland scored his second of the game after the Wolverines’ ball movement opened up some space for him to take a shot.21 days ago The Michigan Daily
SA hopes to explore how Micron can help students in areas like internships, post-graduation jobs and training programs, Bruen said. Santos also hopes to use the relationship to benefit the broader Syracuse community outside of the university. Micron is looking to develop educational resources and infrastructure in the Syracuse area and throughout central New York to train a new semiconductor manufacturing workforce. Santos pointed to the program and partnerships like it as a valuable professional opportunity for SU students. Santos said Simmons appeared to be passionate about making the central New York community self-sustaining.21 days ago The Daily Orange
These forecasts have increased the concerns over the standing rabi crop, especially wheat and horticulture, and chances of the gross value added (GVA) in “agriculture allied activities” losing some momentum in 2023-24. The “agriculture and allied activities” clocked a robust growth in GVA of 4.6% during H1FY23, despite delayed monsoon and kharif sowing activities. The likelihood of scorching summer heat could be damaging for the wheat crop which has just the entered flowering stage. For the current crop year (2022-23), the government has estimated a record wheat harvest of 112.18 MT. Total area planted with wheat crop has risen by only 0.13 million hectare (MH) to 34.32 MH in the current crop year from the year-ago period.21 days ago The Financial Express
ETtechETtechETtechIt has been a tumultuous year for Sequoia Capital India . In a bull market, people need an excuse to be bullish.As for us, these three or four companies form around 1% of our portfolio ... What happens on the US boards is that a board meeting has an open session, the management team and observers attend. We have 49 unicorns, 40 companies with over $100 million in revenues currently, another 38 are $50-100 million. It's not like we got everything right, but we built a more diversified growth portfolio versus a concentrated growth portfolio.21 days ago The Economic Times
Kylian Mbappe has previously made his thoughts on the greatest of all time debate between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi clear but the Paris Saint-Germain superstar appears to have changed his mindParis Saint-Germain superstar Kylian Mbappe appears to have performed a stark u-turn over who he believes is better between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. Messi’s glorious campaign has also seems to have definitively changed the mind of his PSG teammate Mbappe. Speaking in 2016, he said: "He [Mbappe] is a Real Madrid fan and his idol is Cristiano Ronaldo. Speaking in December, the defender said: "Cristiano Ronaldo is literally everything to Kylian Mbappe. If you mention Lionel Messi against Cristiano, Mbappe will debate with you for at least an hour.21 days ago The Mirror
Messi Wins FIFA’s Best Men’s Player Award AgainArgentina's Lionel Messi receives the Best FIFA Men's player award during the ceremony of the Best FIFA Football Awards in Paris, France, on Feb. 27, 2023. (Michel Euler/AP Photo)PARIS—World Cup champion Lionel Messi edged Kylian Mbappé again, this time to take FIFA’s best men’s player award on Monday. The best women’s player was Spain’s Alexia Putellas for a second straight year. The 35-year-old Messi also beat Mbappé—who was seeking his first best player award from FIFA—to the Golden Ball trophy awarded by FIFA for the World Cup’s best player. Messi broke a record he shared with Ronaldo by making the men’s world best XI for the 16th time.21 days ago The Epoch Times