web analytics
April 17, 2014 / 17 Nisan, 5774
At a Glance
News & Views
041114 FINAL
click for
eEdition
Destroying the Chametz Within and Truly Preparing for Pesach
Sponsored Post
Spa 1.2 Combining Modern Living in Traditional Jerusalem

A unique and prestigious residential project in now being built in Mekor Haim Street in Jerusalem.



Government
Rabbi Shay Peron (L) and Yair Lapid. How do you tell your boss when he's just made a complete idiot of himself? Very carefully…
 

Yesh Atid Education Minister’s Ruling Challenging Lapid on Draft

Posted on: January 13th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

Israeli politicians make total fools of themselves occasionally.

1
Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas in a meeting at his Muqata compound in Ramallah, where he rejected both Israel's exclusive rights to Jerusalem and its status as a Jewish state.
 

Abbas Tells Supporters He Will Not Recognize Israel as Jewish State

Posted on: January 12th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

Abbas promised he would reiterate this stance during a meeting with Kerry.

51
 

Jewish Congressman Concerned over Rabbinate Boycott of Avi Weiss Flock

Posted on: January 12th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelAliyah

New York Rep. Eliot L. Engel sent a letter to Benjamin Netanyahu to express his concern over the Israeli Chief Rabbinate’s decision to reject Jewish status letters written by Rabbi Avi Weiss. Engel, the senior Democratic member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, wrote in the letter to Israel’s prime minister dated Jan. 10 that: […]

3
Israelis light candles near the coffin of former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon outside the Knesset.
 

Sharon Eulogized as Some Show Up to Pay Respects

Posted on: January 12th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

Sharon’s coffin was placed in the Knesset Plaza on Sunday.

 

Obama Reaffirms Commitment to Israel in Sharon Message

Posted on: January 12th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

President Obama reaffirmed his commitment to Israel’s security in his condolence message on the death of Ariel Sharon. “On behalf of the American people, Michelle and I send our deepest condolences to the family of former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and to the people of Israel on the loss of a leader who dedicated […]

22
The Knesset Guard carrying the coffin of former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, while thousands came to pay their last respects. It appears that other than his immediate family, all of Israel, as well as in many of its neighbors, people are having mixed and often harsh memories of the old general.
 

Sabra, Shatila Response to Sharon’s Passing Not Unlike Gush Katif’s

Posted on: January 12th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

No one in recent memory has elicited such harsh reactions from their political enemies as General Ariel Sharon.

3
 

Israel Summons Dutch Ambassador over Divestments in his Country

Posted on: January 11th, 2014

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitismAnti-Israel NGOs

For the second time in less than a month, Israel demanded clarifications from the Netherlands on Dutch firms’ divestment from Israel. On Friday, Israel’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs summoned the Dutch ambassador to Israel, Caspar Veldkamp, to provide clarifications on the decision of PGGM, a large pensions administrator, to divest from five Israeli banks because […]

5
 

Israel Publishes New Tenders for Settlement Construction

Posted on: January 11th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

Israel published tenders for 600 new homes in East Jerusalem and 801 in Judea and Samaria settlements. Government officials delayed the announcement until U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry had ended his latest peace-brokering tour in the region, Army Radio reported. European leaders and the United States had urged Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu not […]

3
The late Arik Sharon as I would like to remember him, leading the brigade that crossed over to the Egyptian side of the Suez Canal during the 1973 Yom Kippur War (here with  Defense Minister Dayan).
 

Arik Is Dead

Posted on: January 11th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

Ariel Sharon, aka Arik, was Israel's 11th Prime Minister and perhaps its most heroic and controversial leader.

46
The digging on the part of CBC Anchor Evan Solomon – obviously one of us – into the fact that Canada is sending a Jew to represent her in a Middle East that so hates Jews – that made me cringe.
 

CBC News Attacking FM Baird on Appointing Jewish Envoy to Israel

Posted on: January 10th, 2014

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

Did you know Bercovici was Jewish? I was sure she was Italian…

14
ICD_conference_berlin
 

European Parliamentarians Discuss Role of Religion in Diplomacy

Posted on: January 9th, 2014

News & ViewsGlobalEuropeGermany

A delegation of Israeli politicians and men of the cloth participated as well.

On Secretary Kerry's 12th visit to the region, he will face some harsh backbiting, albeit underhanded, from Prime Minister Netanyahu. It's already starting, and it ain't pretty.
 

Senior Israeli Officials: Kerry’s Jordan Valley Plan ‘Ridiculous’

Posted on: January 9th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

It's tough to tell whether the aim of Bibi's circle is to block Kerry or fool the settlers.

11
 

IDF Attacks Gaza Terrorists Riding Motorcycle

Posted on: January 9th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

On Thursday morning, the IDF attacked a terrorist team riding a motorcycle that had shot mortar shells at an Israeli patrol in the southern Gaza Strip. Palestinian sources reported three casualties–the two terrorists and a child who was injured from an exploding window. Back in 2005, many warned that the plan to unilaterally move the […]

1
 

3 Rockets Shot at Israel from Gaza

Posted on: January 9th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

Three rockets were shot from Gaza into Israel, in the southern part of the Eshkol municipal council, exploding against the border security fence, Israel Radio reported. No one was hurt and there was no damage to property. IDF forces are searching the area. Back in 2005, many warned that the plan to unilaterally move the […]

3
Only Naftali Bennett (L) and Natan Sharansky can get in the way of a bizarre collaboration of the Haredi Rabbinate and the RCA to block Zionist Orthodox Jews from making aliyah.
 

Sharansky Supporting Rabbi Avi Weiss vs. Rabbinate, RCA

Posted on: January 8th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

At last a sane official in this bizarre tale of Haredim vs. Zionists.

9
Sudanese and Eritrean illegal migrants hanging on the streets of South Tel Aviv, looking for day work. Murder rates among the illegal migrants are 9 times higher than in the population at large in Israel.
 

Government Failure, NGO Support, Fan Illegal Migrant Flame

Posted on: January 8th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

Saudi Arabia has been forcibly deporting more than half a million legal migrants, against their will.

5
Coalition Whip MK Yariv Levin (Likud) plans to support an already existing attitude with the Israeli Christian community, to distinguish themselves from Israeli Muslims. This, in turn, could start a positive trend among Muslims as well, who prefer life as Israeli citizens to the horror of life under Palestinian rule.
 

Coalition Whip Legislation to Favor Israeli Christians over Muslims

Posted on: January 8th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

"They're not really Arab, let's turn them into our allies."

14
Kerry's eyes are fixed on a piece of peace and not a paper of peace.
 

Kerry to Return Soon with ‘Framework,’ Says US Ambassador Shapiro

Posted on: January 7th, 2014

News & ViewsEye on Palestine

Kerry may be an idiot, but he is not stupid and he is not letting Abbas and Netanyahu block him from proving he is not a friend of anyone except Barack Obama.

14
Kerry's main point in his meeting with Israel's opposition leader Herzog was to find out how many hands would be raised in the Knesset in support of the Netanyahu concessions. Everything else is just show business.
 

Kerry to Labor Party Leader: If No Deal by March, US Pulls Out

Posted on: January 7th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

No one beats the State Department in smoke and mirror acts (Defense concentrates more on dog and pony).

28
Ehud Olmert speaking at Hebrew University Monday night.
 

Olmert Plays Dumb: ‘Foolish Prime Minister Wouldn’t Make Peace’

Posted on: January 6th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

Perhaps the most remarkable things about Olmert’s speech Monday night were that people still pay him to speak and anyone listens to him.

8
Page 8 of 67« First...678910...203040...Last »
Subsections in News & Views
  • News Briefs (9055)
  • Israel (3663)
  • IDF (833)
  • Settlements (631)
  • Government (536)
  • The "Peace" Process (526)
  • The Knesset (423)
  • Jerusalem (359)
  • Religious & Secular in Israel (330)
  • Religious & Secular in Israel (327)
  • Israeli Arabs (148)
  • Aliyah (107)
  • Boycott (31)
  • The Temple Mount (27)
  • US (2157)
  • NY (470)
  • Florida (12)
  • Jewish (1526)
  • Antisemitism (564)
  • Anti-Israel NGOs (48)
  • Holocaust (233)
  • Haredim (233)
  • Judaism (218)
  • Assimilation (20)
  • Holidays (16)
  • Politics (1222)
  • Terrorism (1221)
  • Eye on Palestine (1151)
  • Palestinian Authority (690)
  • Hamas (260)
  • Middle East (1072)
  • Iran (418)
  • Syria (342)
  • Egypt (250)
  • Hezbollah (109)
  • Turkey (101)
  • Lebanon (72)
  • Saudi Arabia (59)
  • Jordan (41)
  • Gulf States (23)
  • Qatar (11)
  • Iraq (9)
  • Global (926)
  • Europe (567)
  • Russia (91)
  • France (76)
  • Germany (59)
  • European Union (55)
  • UK (54)
  • UN (224)
  • China (7)
  • NATO (6)
  • Canada (2)
  • Religion (675)
  • Photo of the Day (597)
  • Media (397)
  • Arts and Entertainment (87)
  • Islamists (368)
  • On Campus (225)
  • Business and Economy (214)
  • Police (192)
  • The Courts (150)
  • Science and Medicine (131)
  • Local (102)
  • Yori's News Clips (99)
  • Cartoon Rehabilitation Program (6)
  • Sports (98)
  • Archaeology (87)
  • Obituaries (65)
  • Travel (54)
  • Sponsored Article (4)
  • Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/modiin-the-next-big-thing-in-israel-housing/2014/03/02/

    Scan this QR code to visit this page online: