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New ‘Olim’ Pass the ‘Taste Test’ of Chanukah Sufganiyot [video]

New immigrants, including small children and a 90-year-old Holocaust survivor, went through the ordeal of tasting Jews' favorite unhealthy snack.

Former ‘Lone Soldier’ from NY Serves up Turkeys for American Olim

'Lone Americans' on Aliyah are gobbling up a Thanksgiving dinner served by a former New Yorker, who once was a lone soldier.

ISIS Spooks Young French Jews into Visiting Israel

The number of French Jews who visited Israel on the Birthright program more than doubled this year to 2,500.

French Family Feels Safer in Judea and Samaria than in Paris

The Banion family moved three months ago from Paris to Efrat, in Gush Etzion and part of Judea and Samaria, where they says it...

First French-Jewish Families Arrive in Israel After Paris Terror Attacks

The first two French Jewish families to move to Israel since Friday’s ISIS terrorist attacks arrived Monday.

Last Falash Mura to Come to Israel

The Netanyahu cabinet on Sunday approved unanimously to fly to Israel the remaining Falash Mura who are still in transit camps in Ethiopia.

Ministers Confirm Remaining Falashmura Can Come to Israel

The newcomers would have to undergo a conversion, as well as be taught Jewish values and the history of the Zionist movement.

Netanyah Victim recently made Aliya

Shmuel Toledano, 71, came on Aliyah with his wife several weeks ago.

American and Canadian Jews Flying on Aliyah in Face of Terror

One of the new immigrants is 83 years old, and five are volunteering to serve in the IDF.

Jim Joseph Foundation Funds Israel’s ‘Northern Exposure’ Program

The post-Birthright 'Northern Exposure' has won an expansion grant from the US-based Jim Joseph Foundation.

6 Leading Jewish Figures Weigh In on Aliyah and the Yamim Noraim

Rabbi Yehoshua Fass, Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau, Rabbi Shlomo Riskin, Shani Taragin, Rabbi Ari Berman, Rachelle Sprecher Fraenkel.

Aliyah Rises 13% Since Last Rosh HaShanah

New immigrants came to Israel from 97 countries.

InterNations Ranks Israel 4th in the World in Hospitality to Foreigners

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.

American Woman Punched by Muslim on Temple Mount

An American Jewish woman who made aliyah was punched in the ribs Tuesday by a Muslim at the Temple Mount.

From Argentina to Shechem: New Immigrant Joins Soldiers on Front Line [video]

The Home Front Command for the first time has deployed female soldiers to guard the front lines in Shechem in Samaria.

More than 200 Immigrants from France to Arrive in Israel Tonight Aboard Special Aliyah...

Aliyah is up 11% compared to 2014; More than 20,000 French Jews have arrived in Israel over the past five years.

Special Aliyah Flight to Bring 200 French Jews to Israel

More than 200 immigrants from France ware scheduled to land in Israel aboard a special Aliyah flight next Monday evening. They will be greeted by...

Steinberg Family, Birthright-Israel Turned Personal Tragedy into Eternity

The Steinberg family and Birthright Israel have transformed a one family's tragedy into eternal heritage for others.

African-American Converts Make Aliyah to Israel

Aaron is a plumber, Tracie, a former National Guard member, wants to volunteer in the IDF.

95 Children from North America Make Aliyah to Israel

On board were 32 families including 95 children and 53 singles, of whom 12 will be joining the Israel Defense Forces.

Charter ‘Aliyah’ Flight to Land in Israel Tuesday with 221 New ‘Olim’

Minister Ze'ev Elkin will welcome 221 new immigrants from the United States and Canada at Ben Gurion Airport on Tuesday., one year after Operation...

Tzohar Rabbinic Group Focuses on Anglo Immigrant ‘Fit’

The Tzohar rabbinic organization is focusing on how Anglo immigrants "fit" into Israel's mosaic this summer.

US Senator Plans Lawsuit Over IRS Overseas Account Double Standard

Sen. Rand Paul plans to challenge IRS double standard aimed at Americans overseas.

Two Communities, One Celebration: Bat Mitzvah Girl Adopts Bnei Menashe Immigrants

“I wonder if there are any Bnei Menashe girls my age?” Becky asked her mother. “Maybe we could share my bat mitzvah with them?”

Bnei Menashe Olim from India Settle in Golan Heights

The Shavei Israel organization brought a group of 78 Bnei Menashe immigrants on Aliyah Thursday from the northeastern Indian state of Manipur, which borders...

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