One of the new immigrants is 83 years old, and five are volunteering to serve in the IDF.
The North American and English aliyah organization Nefesh B’Nefesh, the Jewish Agency, and the Jewish National Fund have teamed up with the Ort Braude Academic College of Engineering in Karmiel to feature the artwork of immigrants from English-speaking countries to northern Israel.
The funeral will be at 2:30 PM today (Thursday), at the military section of the Rishon L'Tzion cemetery.
More than a thousand Ukraine Jews have called the offices of the IFCJ over the past month, finally willing to flee.
Shmuel Toledano, 71, came on Aliyah with his wife several weeks ago.
'My very relationship with my husband was in question suddenly. The children would yell, 'Why did you bring us here?' My own emotional state was so fragile. Everything was falling apart, including our marriage.'
Rabbi Haim Sabato tells the tale of the Jerusalem transit camp in which he and his family lived when they immigrated to the Holy Land from Egypt.
Judge Daphne Barak-Erez wrote, adding: "Let us not replace the question of 'Who is a Jew' with the question of 'What is a Jewish community.'"
Israel received data on more than 35,000 Israeli-held accounts in US financial institutions.
At the event, soldiers were awarded grants to help with their transition and enjoyed a barbecue.
“I cried not because I had to undergo surgery, but because I had to leave the army.”
The start of a new life in Israel, "a strong and independent country," is a rescue for olim from Ukraine.
The ADL posted an Internet anti-Semitism "flash flood alert" over the dismissal of NBA head coach David Blatt.
A protester who shouted “Jews aren’t safe – we’re coming to get you“ got a big surprise. Aliyah? Perish the thought.
A steady increase of Jews fleeing anti-Semitism and moving to Israel has prompted the Ministry of Absorption to submit for government approval a new...
The flight was planned months ago, without any connection to recent events in France.
Anti-Semitism chased Jews to Israel from Ukraine and France, but not from the rest of Europe and North America.
Yiddish messages rooted in Jewish liturgy and Biblical texts encouraging Jews to make Aliyah.
The connection runs so deep, that the Arab villagers have alerted Efrat authorities against terror cells.
The festival marked the 90th birthday of President Shimon Peres, and the 100th birthday of late Prime Minster Menachem Begin.
Jewish immigration from France to Israel has increased by 49 percent in the first nine months of 2013 compared to last year. Through September, 2,185...
The educational organization will bring 1,500 French Jews to Israel to learn about the Jewish state and immerse them in their Jewish heritage.
For a state that goes out of its way to discriminate in favor of one group, Israel receives high grades in treatment of immigrants of all colors and creeds, beating out the UK, the US and Saudi Arabia.
On the face of things, Jewish life in France appears stronger than ever: Jewish schools are thriving, there are kosher butchers all over the country, and the Jewish population has more than doubled since 1945. So why are people talking about the end of Europe's largest Jewish community?
It’s the beginning of the end of Ethiopian aliyah, as 240 Ethiopians alight a plane to Israel Monday afternoon, the first of a series of flights dubbed Operation Dove's Wings which will take place until the last one in March 2014, marking the end of the state of Israel’s rescue of the Falash Mura - Ethiopians with Jewish ancestry.