The synagogue, named Koresh - Mishkan Shalom l'yotzei Iran (Cyrus - abode of peace for Iranian newcomers), is named after the Persian king who allowed Babylonian Jews to return to Israel after the first Exile.
Israeli paralympic athlete Moran Samuel has won the admiration of the country's prime minister for her stellar performance as well.
A high-level government task force is aiming to bring more new immigrants into the high-tech work force, while training veteran Israelis to enter the field as well.
PM Netanyahu extends holiday greetings to the Muslim and Druze citizens of Israel on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, the Feast of the Sacrifice.
PM Netanyahu says 15 years after "9/11" attack on America, terror affects the entire world and must be fought the same way -- by all nations, together.
Police found a number of injured people at the scene with wounds from gunfire, stabbings and stone throwing.
The court's decision appears to fly in the face of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, proclaimed in the 1948 General Assembly resolution 217(III).
Frankie Snyder said he succeeded in restoring the ornate tile patterns “using geometric principles, and through similarities found in tile design used by Herod at other sites.”
Once again, the woman was caught before she managed to stab anyone.
A bastion of Judaism and Torah has been lost with the passing of longtime Haifa Chief Rabbi Eliyahu Yosef Sha'ar Yashuv Cohen, z'l, age 89.
PM Netanyahu heads to the Netherlands to meet with that country's leadership on a mission to improve bilateral ties.
Dozens of smiling pre-school and kindergarten youngsters filed into a revolutionary new inclusion class, which integrates both special needs and typical children in the same classroom environment.
Despite the policemen's warning, the car continued to speed up directly towards the officers...
Uzbekistani President Islam Karimov had led his nation since it declared independence 25 years ago; now there is a power vacuum and many citizens say they feel a double loss.
Honenu attorneys are looking into the reason for their arrests.
A difficult illness has ended the fierce battle for the return of IDF Staff Sgt. Oron Shaul z'l's body by his father Herzl Shaul, z'l.
The Global School Twinning Network was awarded the Jerusalem Unity Prize for its work in promoting unity between worldwide Jewish communities and Israeli society.
DM Liberman has reportedly approved construction of a new Arab children's hospital near the Palestinian Authority town of Bethlehem, on Israeli-controlled land in Area C.
The young man could have been a Hasid, in which case he may have considered his uttering of the Shema to be part of his morning prayer.
The court case involving the families of terror victims against the Palestinian Authority takes a new turn, and further appeal may be required.
The unique stretch of the tunnel road allows a few dozen protesters to block traffic traveling between Jerusalem and Gush Etzion on Erev Shabbat.
What goes around comes around: Brazil's Dilma Rousseff rejected Israeli ambassadorial appointee Dani Dayan. After more than a decade she was impeached by a senate majority.
The Kremlin denies there are any specific plans to hold a summit between Israeli and Palestinian Authority leaders this fall.
Israeli archaeologists will present to the public the new evidence recently uncovered of the truth of the Biblical kingdom of David.
Israel's prime minister and education minister agree on the need to instill comprehensive Zionist values in the nation's school curriculum.