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Israel, Jordan, Palestinians ink water-sharing deal

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 05:34

Israel, Jordan and the Palestinians have signed a "historic" water-sharing initiative at the World Bank in Washington that could protect the Dead Sea from rising demand for water in the region.

Israel, Jordan, Palestinians to sign Red Sea-Dead Sea deal

Last Updated: Monday, December 09, 2013, 16:21

Representatives of Israel, Jordan and the Palestinians will today sign a "historic" agreement to link the Red Sea with the shrinking Dead Sea, an Israeli minister said.

Jordan to launch `first phase` of Dead Sea canal

Last Updated: Monday, August 19, 2013, 22:21

Jordan on Monday said it plans to build parts of a project linking the Red Sea to the shrinking Dead Sea that would supply the parched country with desalinated water.

Everest stone installed near Dead Sea in Israel

Last Updated: Friday, May 31, 2013, 20:41

A monument with embedded stones from the Mount Everest region has been placed near the Dead Sea in Israel, completing the link between the two extreme points on Earth.

Mysterious Hebrew tablet dating back to 1st century BC unveiled

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 01, 2013, 12:18

An ancient limestone tablet covered with a mysterious Hebrew text that features the archangel Gabriel is being exhibited in Jerusalem.

Dead Sea Monument installed in Mount Everest region

Last Updated: Friday, April 26, 2013, 10:08

A monument containing a stone from the Dead Sea in Israel has been placed in Nepal`s Mount Everest region in a tourism initiative linking the lowest and highest points on Earth.

`Middle East has lost 144 cubic km of water`

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 13, 2013, 16:15

The Middle East has lost 144 cubic km of water between 2003 and 2010, nearly equal to the staggering volume of the Dead Sea, show data provided by the NASA satellites.

Israel launches digital version of Dead Sea Scroll

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 19, 2012, 14:55

Israel has announced the launch of an online library with high definition pictures of the Dead Sea Scrolls to preserve the documents and expand the knowledge of the oldest known biblical text in the world.

Israel, Nepal issue joint stamps with Everest, Dead Sea pics

Last Updated: Thursday, September 06, 2012, 00:46

The stamps are valued at 5 Shekels in Israel and at NRs 35 in Nepal.

Dead Sea almost dried up entirely 120,000 years ago

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 11, 2012, 15:47

During the last interglacial period, approximately 120,000 years ago, Dead Sea came close to drying up entirely, researchers under a drilling project have found.

Dead Sea may vanish completely soon: Scientists

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 07, 2011, 17:46

The Dead Sea had almost disappeared once some 120,000 years ago.

Dead Sea died 120,000 years ago

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 06, 2011, 17:52

Sediments found after drilling into the core of the Dead Sea have revealed that the lake almost disappeared 120,000 years ago.