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Is Israel  A Homeland For Jewish People and/or A Jewish State?

Is Israel A Homeland For Jewish People and/or A Jewish State?

Israel was founded as a homeland for the Jewish people. But a proposal to define it in law as a Jewish state has become a… Read More ›

Gazans will be allowed to work in Israel

Gazans will be allowed to work in Israel

Construction Minister Uri Ariel is pushing a plan to grant permits that will allow Gazan construction workers to be employed in Israel for the first… Read More ›

Appearance of a local pop star was canceled due to controversial song

Israel’s President has cancelled the appearance of a local pop star at a high-profile event following the star’s release of a new song focusing on a… Read More ›

UN Investigators Turning Blind Eye To Terrorism

UN Investigators Turning Blind Eye To Terrorism

Jerusalem – Israel on Thursday accused United Nations special investigators of ignoring the deaths of innocent Israelis and singling out the Jewish state by attacking… Read More ›

Israel security forces broke up a wide-ranging terror plot

Israel security forces broke up a wide-ranging terror plot

Israeli security forces said Thursday they have broken up a wide-ranging terror plot, which would have included attacks on a football stadium, abductions and car… Read More ›

Bus with Israeli number hits Palestinians in Bartaa village

Bus with Israeli number hits Palestinians in Bartaa village

One Palestinian has been killed and two others injured after they were run over by a bus with an Israeli number plate in the occupied… Read More ›

Maccabi Tel Aviv on a roll

Maccabi Tel Aviv on a roll

After getting back on track with four consecutive road wins, Maccabi Tel Aviv returns to Nokia Arena on Thursday night to face one of Europe’s… Read More ›

Israel faces severe weather conditions

Extreme weather conditions were expected to continue Wednesday after a deluge of heavy winter rain storms hit Israel on Tuesday. The risk of flooding prevailed… Read More ›

How would  ‘Jewish state bill’ affect Israel’s social fabric

How would ‘Jewish state bill’ affect Israel’s social fabric

The American Jewish community has remained largely on the sidelines during the acrimonious debate surrounding the cabinet’s approval of the “Jewish state bill” on Sunday,… Read More ›

Israeli invention charges phone in less than a minute

The days of charging your phone for hours on end are numbered, thanks to an Israeli technological breakthrough. Powering a mobile phone will take just… Read More ›

Israeli and international artists gather at the annual Jerusalem Dance Week

Among the many goals of the rapidly growing Machol Shalem Dance House is to present a different perspective on Jerusalem to the world. “Our biggest… Read More ›

Man Stabbed In Jerusalem’s Old City

Man Stabbed In Jerusalem’s Old City

Jerusalem – Israeli police say an Arab assailant has stabbed a Jewish man in Jerusalem. Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld says the man was stabbed Monday… Read More ›

An Israeli Arab man was arrested after joining ISIS

An Israeli Arab man was arrested after joining ISIS

An Israeli Arab man from the Galilee was arrested last month for traveling to Syria to join the extremist Sunni group ISIS, and fight alongside… Read More ›

Jerusalem mayor speaks up

Jerusalem mayor speaks up

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat spoke out strongly in an interview with Army Radio on Friday against the actions of Ashkelon Mayor Itamar Shimoni, who stopped… Read More ›

Offensive ISIS graffiti

Offensive ISIS graffiti

Pro-ISIS graffiti was sprayed on a monument to fallen Druse soldiers outside the Druse village of Dalyat al Carmel, Coastal District police said Saturday. The… Read More ›

The Israel Antiquities Authority has launched a free App

The Israel Antiquities Authority has launched a free App

The Israel Antiquities Authority has launched a free app to introduce archaeology to children using games and puzzles. The app Dig Quest: Israel is available… Read More ›

Israel bans Arab workers for security reasons

Israel bans Arab workers for security reasons

An Israeli mayor has imposed a partial ban on employing Arab workers in his city in a sign of mounting security concerns after a surge… Read More ›

Netanyahu proposes his own version of ‘Jewish state bill’

Netanyahu proposes his own version of ‘Jewish state bill’

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will present his own version of the controversial “Jewish state bill” to the cabinet on Sunday. Netanyahu said that the “Jewish… Read More ›

Israeli official: Erdogan rhetoric befits Tehran or Damascus, not a NATO capital

Israeli official: Erdogan rhetoric befits Tehran or Damascus, not a NATO capital

Israel’s “barbaric” attack on al-Aksa is an attack on Turkey, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Thursday in remarks immediately slammed by Israel as “malicious… Read More ›

James Blunt is coming to perform in Tel Aviv for the first time

James Blunt is coming to perform in Tel Aviv for the first time

British pop sensation James Blunt will perform in Israel for the first time on February 2, 2015, at the Nokia Arena in Tel Aviv as… Read More ›