Israelis warned of increased ISIS threat abroad ahead of Passover holiday
Travel warnings issued for locations including Sinai, Turkey and Jordan.
... Pubdate: Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:36:29 GMT
Israeli detained in Jordan over said false allegation of drug possession
A 60-year-old Israeli has been held in Jordan since March 15 for having illegal drugs in his possession. The man's family who are fighting for his release claim the drugs were prescription pills.
... Pubdate: Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:33:33 GMT
Israeli Arab indicted for alleged ISIS ties
The Shin Bet announced on Monday that an Israeli Arab was indicted for allegedly supporting and maintaining contacts with Islamic State operatives.
... Pubdate: Mon, 27 Mar 2017 07:18:18 GMT
'Mossad attempted to turn French spies into double agents'
The Israeli spy agency's effort to turn agents reportedly came during a joint operation against Syria's chemical weapons program.
... Pubdate: Mon, 27 Mar 2017 06:53:57 GMT
Israelis gush over MK's announcement of baby girl to be raised with gay father
Ben-Ari’s post Sunday on Twitter, featuring a photo of Ariel, earned similar well wishes, including from Ben-Ari’s colleagues.
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:48:41 GMT
MK Gafni: We have no problem with elections, we even might benefit from that
Gafni pointed out that for a country that faces such big challenges and major problems, going to elections due to a dispute over the IBA and the IBC is outrageous and irresponsible.
... Pubdate: Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:25:37 GMT
Bennett: Unpleasant to know Netanyahu requested articles against me
“The prime minister does not need to order a series of articles from a newspaper publisher against one of the parties."
... Pubdate: Mon, 27 Mar 2017 06:51:36 GMT
Holon claims historic win at Mac Tel Aviv
Hapoel moves tied with yellow-and-blue at top of the standings with first-ever road victory at Yad Eliyahu.
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 22:18:04 GMT
Israeli crime lords battle royale
Rosenstein quiet in court, but he helps nail Abergil with police.
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 21:49:42 GMT
Amona evacuees: ‘If new settlement is not authorized, we’ll build one ourselves’
Prior to their eviction in February, Netanyahu promised that the government would create a settlement for the 40 families in an area of the Shiloh community in the Binyamin region of the West Bank.
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 21:39:03 GMT
How FBI technology led to breakthrough in final weeks of JCC investigation
The FBI brought sophisticated technology to the investigation that the Israel Police did not have access to previously, which turned out to be essential in locating the suspect.
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:29:16 GMT
For first time, religious group campaigns for civil marriage in Israel
Currently, all matters of marriage and divorce are conducted by the established religious authorities.
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 19:34:20 GMT
Bennett meets Trump envoy in Washington
Soon after Trump’s election victory in November, Bennett said the election meant that “the era of a Palestinian state is over."
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 18:56:13 GMT
Steinitz: Good thing $38b. defense package signed with Obama
Nagel, who was instrumental in hammering out the deal, is leaving the NSC as of April 1.
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 18:47:54 GMT
Steps on the Silk Road
Renowned Indian choreographer Guru Shama Bhate is here in Israel to perform for the first time as well as teach a master class for local dancers
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 17:38:52 GMT
Arab-Jewish group calls for more planning permits, cessation of house demolitions
“Natural growth on the one hand and lack of planning on the other have forced the Arab population to build without permits on a massive scale."
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 16:17:56 GMT
Cathay Pacific begins Tel Aviv-Hong Kong flight route
“Cathay Pacific joins us in a very important moment for the tourism industry in Israel.”
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:46:52 GMT
Netanyahu's inner circle shrinks as top official leaves job
Yaakov Nagel was a key foreign policy advisor to the PM, and his leaving follows quickly on the heels of the exit of another key prime ministerial advisor, Ran Baratz.
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:22:22 GMT
'No daylight' with Trump administration, Israeli ambassador Dermer says
"You should always be happy that there's no daylight between both sides," he told a private lunch.
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:03:27 GMT
Bomb threat suspect used Bitcoin, Google Voice
Israel’s anti-fraud squad arrested the suspect at home in southern Israel and searched the premises on Thursday.
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 13:32:22 GMT
Watch Live: AIPAC kicks off annual conference on Israel
US Vice President Mike Pence and Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley to address three-day conference.
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 12:53:11 GMT
WATCH: Dancing for peace around Tel Aviv
Chicago musician Elliot Dvorin creates a video song mash-up of Hebrew songs about peace.
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 10:53:16 GMT
Netanyahu: No deal yet with US on settlements
"The talks are still ongoing and media reports are untrue."
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 09:07:21 GMT
Two dead and multiple injured, including children in shootings in Israeli-Arab towns
Northern District Police have yet to make any arrests in the shootings and a gag order was imposed on details of the investigation.
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 07:23:23 GMT
Sela falls in straight sets to Nadal at Miami Open
Dimitrov, who lost to Nadal in the Australian Open semifinal, has now lost three of his last six matches since winning the Sofia Open last month.
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 03:32:40 GMT
Hapoel Jerusalem blown out by 24 points in Rishon
Tel Aviv couldn’t build on its surprise 81-79 win over Fenerbahce in Istanbul two days earlier.
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 03:26:31 GMT
Levy’s Israel humbled 4-1 in Spain qualifier
National team coach still has backing of IFA • Blue-and-white loses ground, but remains ahead of Albania.
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 03:21:21 GMT
Netanyahu, Kahlon meet twice, still can’t solve crisis
Amid crisis, IBA workers disrupt meeting with Nissenkorn.
... Pubdate: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 01:55:56 GMT
Report: US may allow new settlement in exchange for partial building freeze
Trump has prioritized making peace between Israelis and Palestinians, characterizing a comprehensive agreement between the two parties as the "deal of all deals."
... Pubdate: Sat, 25 Mar 2017 18:49:24 GMT
Analysis: Trump’s Israel agenda faces AIPAC test
Is US going to appease or surprise at the upcoming AIPAC conference? The former option is probably more likely.
... Pubdate: Sat, 25 Mar 2017 21:06:22 GMT
John Ford Coley would really love to see you tonight
Half of famed American pop duo to perform benefit in Golan for ILAN
... Pubdate: Sat, 25 Mar 2017 17:44:41 GMT
What’s new, pussycat? It’s Tom Jones!
The legendary Welsh singer returns to Israel to perform in June.
... Pubdate: Sat, 25 Mar 2017 17:38:22 GMT
UN adopts by consensus first Israeli resolution on human rights
Following the decision, the Iranian representative at the international body accused Israel of "apartheid".
... Pubdate: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:07:17 GMT
After London terror attack, UK blasts UNHRC anti-Israel bias
The UK warned that it would follow the US in rejecting all resolutions on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, if the UNHRC did not treat Israel proportionally.
... Pubdate: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:36:04 GMT
Iconic Israeli sports commentator Meir Einstein dies at 65
As a sports commentator on TV and radio, Einstein chronicled countless memorable moments in Israeli sports history with his indelible voice.
... Pubdate: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:17:57 GMT