Bene Beraq

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Bene Beraq

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Bene Berak

(both: bē`nē bē`răk), town (1994 pop. 127,100), central Israel, near Tel Aviv. Famous for its academy under Rabbi Akiba's direction, it had six Talmudic academies by the 1990s. It is a suburb of Tel Aviv; its population is predominantly Orthodox Jewish.
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Family and relatives of Yoav Hattab, a victim of the attack on a kosher grocery store in Paris, gather around a <Bsymbolic coffin for his funeral procession in the city of Bnei Brak near Tel Aviv, Israel
Alert sirens were sounded today in multiple Israeli cities, including Tel Aviv, Netivot, Rishon Lezion, Ashdod, Sderot, Be'er Sheva, Merhavim, Ramat Gan, Bnei Brak, Petah Tikva, Herzliya, Rehovot, Yavne, Nes Tziona, Lod, Ramle, Kiryat Malachi and Ashkelon, as well as occupied Jerusalem, Beit Shemesh and the Dead Sea area.
Shortly before, the sirens had sounded for the fourth consecutive day in Tel Aviv, causing a panic in the Israeli metropolis and its environs of Bnei Brak and Ramat HaSharon.
The Mayanei Hayeshua Medical Center, located in the largely ultra-orthodox Tel Aviv suburb Bnei Brak, said on Tuesday it is the first hospital to program the high-resolution, touch-screen iPad to interact with Microsoft Corp's Chameleon software used by hopsitals.
64) for religious approaches to new media as the author takes the readers into an orthodox Jewish home, into their lived understanding of Shabbat, and then demonstrates through ethnographic description the ancient traditions in the town of Bnei Brak in Jerusalem.
Sex-segregated buses in Israel began in the 1990s when the Ministry of Transportation agreed to allow ultra-Orthodox in Bnei Brak to sex-segregate several lines in their municipality.
Our forces have started deploying in Jerusalem and the town of Bnei Brak [near Tel Aviv] where two major demonstrations organised by Orthodox Jews are due to take place," Micky Rosenfeld, a police spokesman, told the AFP news agency.
Outside a bookstore in the ultra-Orthodox city of Bnei Brak on the outskirts of Tel Aviv, Yom Tov Cohen contently watched as his four-year-old son flicked through one.
The victims were travelling from Emmanuel to the ultra-Orthodox neighbourhood of Bnei Brak near Tel Aviv.
Witnesses reported hearing a loud explosion as the armoured bus, travelling a regular route between Emmanuel and another ultra-Orthodox town inside Israel, Bnei Brak, neared the settlement entrance.
would grant them asylum, the Vietnamese were taken to Israel and now live in Bnei Brak as Israelis.
Earlier this year the company was considered a likely bid target for Lucent Technologies, which is looking to increase its strength in customer relationship management systems, but last Monday the Israeli company said it had signed a letter of intent to acquire STS Software Systems, the voice over IP and internet telephony subsidiary of MER Telemanagement Systems, Bnei Brak, Israel.