web analytics
April 24, 2014 / 24 Nisan, 5774
At a Glance
News & Views
041814 FINAL
click for
eEdition
Destroying the Chametz Within and Truly Preparing for Pesach
 
America Joins Israel in Canceling Talks with PA

April 24, 2014 - 10:10 AM
 
J Street Seeking a Seat at the Conference

April 24, 2014 - 9:33 AM
 
Terrorists Greet Hamas-Fatah Unity with Rocket Attacks on Israel

April 23, 2014 - 11:12 PM
 
Jerusalem Woman Injured in Stone Throwing

April 23, 2014 - 10:50 PM
 
Jeb Bush Considering the White House

April 23, 2014 - 10:36 PM
 
Arabs Going Wild in Jerusalem

April 23, 2014 - 10:17 PM
 
Egypt Receives $700 Million in Oil Aid – Monthly

April 23, 2014 - 10:13 PM
 
Kerry’s Talks Achieve Peace Between Hamas and Fatah

April 23, 2014 - 5:56 PM
 
Ex-Met Council Chief Rapfogel to Plead Guilty in Financial Scam

April 23, 2014 - 3:44 PM
 
Fatah Official’s Family Disowns Him over Censure of Murder of a Jew

April 23, 2014 - 3:30 PM
 
2 Tortured Bodies Found Dumped in Slaviansk, Ukraine

April 23, 2014 - 3:16 PM
 
Suffolk University Defends Honoring Foxman as Commencement Speaker

April 23, 2014 - 2:39 PM
 
Eyewitness Report from Ukraine: ‘You Can Feel the Tension in the Air’

April 23, 2014 - 1:32 PM
 
Common Blood Pressure Drug Prevents Post-TBI Epilepsy

April 23, 2014 - 12:46 PM
 
It’s Prom Time, and Abbas Must Choose a Dance Partner – Israel or Hamas

April 23, 2014 - 12:06 PM
 
Israeli-American Journalist Held Hostage in Ukraine

April 23, 2014 - 11:24 AM
 
Egypt Plays US off Russia, Gets Military Aid Back

April 23, 2014 - 11:18 AM
 
Shas Continues Petty Attacks Against Rav Amar for Control Over Sephardim

April 23, 2014 - 10:34 AM
 
More Jewish Sites Vandalized in Ukraine

April 22, 2014 - 9:53 PM
 
Syria to Hold Presidential Elections

April 22, 2014 - 9:25 PM
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.



Israel
F130404FFF02
 

Off-Shore Oil Field May Contain 3 Billion Barrels of Oil

Posted on: December 17th, 2013

News & ViewsBusiness and Economy

Noble told analysts that drilling will not begin before the end of next year.

6
 

‘Most People Don’t Lie, and Liars Confess,’ Says Ben Gurion Study

Posted on: December 17th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

A recent survey conducted by researchers from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and the University of Amsterdam found that most people tend to avoid lying, and people who do lie usually own up to it. “The fact that participants who indicated lying often actually did lie more often in the dice test demonstrates that they […]

 

Air Force Airlifts Generators for Blacked-out Towns in Samaria

Posted on: December 17th, 2013

News & ViewsIsraelIDF

The Israeli Air Force has airlifted generators to end an electricity blackout in the Jewish communities of Itamar and Shiloh in Samaria (Shomron.) The two towns, along with several other smaller communities, have been without electricity since last Thursday because of the savage storm that crippled Israel with more than three feet of snow and […]

 

Court Approves Haredi-Led Consortium to Take Over IDB Conglomerate

Posted on: December 17th, 2013

News & ViewsBusiness and Economy

A Tel Aviv court Tuesday has rejected arguments from embattled billionaire Nochi Dankner and has given its stamp of approval to allow a consortium, led by a South American Haredi businessman, to take control of the mammoth IDF holding company. Dankner’s lawyers said they are considering whether to appeal the decision that accepted a creditors’ […]

 

Government Issues Annual Misleading Report on Poverty

Posted on: December 17th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

The National Insurance Institute (NII) (Bituach Leumi) has released its annual report on poverty that once is based on a statistical method that guarantees that the “poor will always be with us.” By partly basing the “poverty line” on the average family income, the poor would always remain that way even if the government were […]

2
 

Jerusalem Light Rail System Back in Operation but Woes Pile Up

Posted on: December 17th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

Jerusalem’s light rail system is back in operation for the first time since the “snowstorm of the century” shut it down and crippled the capital last Thursday, but the city’s problems are far from over. Thousands of cars are blocked in by plowed snow, and pedestrians often walk in the middle of the street instead of […]

3
Israeli olah proudly showing their new ID cards. Instead of investing in strengthening Jewish centers in diaspora, Israel must focus on one narrow mission: bring everyone home.
 

Should Israel Help Save America’s Jewish Community?

Posted on: December 17th, 2013

News & ViewsIsraelAliyah

Israel has invested more than $125 million trying to bring young Jews to visit, with meager results.

39
"Jewish Taliban" women dressed in head to toe robes walking through Meah Shearim, in Jerusalem. Members of the same cult in Ontario, Canada, are in a legal fight with authorities to retain their 130 children.
 

Haredi Sect Blames Zionists, Persecution, for Seized Children

Posted on: December 17th, 2013

News & ViewsGlobal

The Canadian Lev Tahor cult of about 200 is headed by convicted felon Shlomo Helbrans, an Israeli returnee who left Israel with his followers in 1990.

13
Green arrow indicates the area where the Lebanese soldier shot IDF soldier Shlomi Cohen on Dec. 15, 2013
 

UN Security Council Condemns Lebanese Sniper Attack on Israeli

Posted on: December 17th, 2013

News & ViewsGlobal

UN Security Council labels Lebanese soldier's shooting death of Israeli soldier "deplorable."

10
 

Another Israeli First: ‘Vegan’ Pizza without Products from Animals

Posted on: December 16th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

Domino’s Pizza in Israel has come up with the world’s first Vegan pizza that does not have cheese or any other products derived from animals. “Israel is leading the vegan revolution around the world, and this is another indication,” said Vegan Friendly Director Omri Paz. The vegan pizza will use a soy-based topping with vegetables instead […]

4
 

More Kosher Snack Foods Coming Up for Passover

Posted on: December 16th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

Snack food manufacturers are increasingly turning to the Orthodox Union for kosher certification to expand their markets during the Passover holiday. Classic Foods announced last week that the company and its branded snack products will be kosher for Passover, under the certification of the OU, which will put Kettle Classics, California Classics, and Baked Classics […]

4
 

Coup Attempt in South Sudan Imperils Israeli Aid Group

Posted on: December 16th, 2013

News & ViewsGlobal

Intense fighting amid a coup attempt in Juba, the capital of South Sudan, has forced the Israeli aid group IsraAid to suspend its operations in the country and go on lockdown. The heavy gunfire in Juba began late Sunday night, and IsraAid members reported artillery and automatic weapons fire in their vicinity. Salva Kiir, the […]

1
 

Illegal African Infiltrators March for Refugee Status

Posted on: December 16th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

Hundreds of illegal infiltrators from Africa fled from their detention facility in metropolitan Tel Aviv Sunday night and marched on a highway in southern Israel on Monday in a demonstration to demand refugee status. The illegal immigrants are allowed to leave the detention center in the day and return at night. Instead of going back […]

 

American Studies Association Votes to Boycott Israeli Universities

Posted on: December 16th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

A one-third turnout of American Studies Association (ASA) members have voted to endorse its national council’s call for a boycott of Israeli universities, the ASA announced Monday, a day after the deadline for voting. There were 3,853 eligible voters, but votes were cast by only 1,252 members, two-thirds of whom approved the boycott, according to […]

2
 

Lebanon Says Its Soldier Acted on His Own to Kill Sgt. Cohen

Posted on: December 16th, 2013

News & ViewsGlobal

Lebanese shirked from responsibility for the murder of Sgt. Shlomi Cohen and explained that the Lebanese soldier who shot and killed him acted on his own. UNIFIL confirmed the Lebanese claim and said, “All the circumstances of this incident are not clear at this time, but preliminary findings indicate that it was an individual action […]

5
 

Hamas’ Supreme Leader Mashaal Warms Up to Abbas

Posted on: December 16th, 2013

News & ViewsEye on Palestine

Khaled Mashaal, the supreme leader of Hamas who lives in Qatar,  spent 10 minutes on the phone with Palestinian Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas in what the official PA news agency WAFA said was a “warm” conversation. Mashaal fled to Qatar from Syria, where he had been living in exile from Jordan until the Syrian civil […]

2
 

‘Purity Patrol’ Helps Snowbound Women Reach the Mikveh

Posted on: December 16th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

The Taharat HaBayit organization has been using a 4-wheel-drive jeep to take snowbound women in Jerusalem to the local mikveh, the ritual immersing pool. “The organization’s top priority is raising awareness to the importance of the family purity mitzvah,” the organization’s chairman, Rabbi Yechezkel Mutzafi, explained to the Hebrew-language Yediot Acharonot’s website. “We see it […]

1
 

The Ice Man Returneth to Jerusalem; No Local Buses after 9 p.m.

Posted on: December 16th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

Ice-slicked roads are forecast for Jerusalem Monday night, prompting the halt of all local buses at 8 p.m. Buses from the capital to Tel Aviv will continue to operate until 11 p.m. but will stop running to other areas at 9 p.m. One resident of Maaleh Adumim told The Jewish Press that buses that tried […]

 

EU Promises ‘Unprecedented’ Aid to Buy PA-Israel Peace Pact

Posted on: December 16th, 2013

News & ViewsGlobalEurope

European Union foreign ministers meeting Brussels on Monday approved a plan to buy peace between Israel and the Palestinian Authority with “unprecedented” amounts of political, financial and security support. If both sides reach a peace pact, the EU promised to offer both of them a “special privileged partnership” that would give them increased access to […]

4
A worker tending to cannabis plants at a growing facility for the Tikun Olam company, near the northern city of Tsfat. New health ministry regulations will force this and similar facilities to sell to just one monopoly, which was picked without a bidding process.
 

New Cannabis Regulations Pick National ‘Pusher’ sans Bidding

Posted on: December 16th, 2013

News & ViewsBusiness and Economy

Only the pharmacies will be decided according to an official bid – everybody else basically gets a license to print money.

5
Page 58 of 612« First...102030...5657585960...708090...Last »
Subsections in News & Views
  • News Briefs (9100)
  • Israel (3680)
  • IDF (835)
  • Settlements (633)
  • Government (540)
  • The "Peace" Process (532)
  • The Knesset (423)
  • Jerusalem (365)
  • Religious & Secular in Israel (330)
  • Religious & Secular in Israel (328)
  • Israeli Arabs (152)
  • Aliyah (107)
  • Boycott (33)
  • The Temple Mount (30)
  • US (2170)
  • NY (472)
  • Florida (13)
  • Jewish (1534)
  • Antisemitism (573)
  • Anti-Israel NGOs (48)
  • Holocaust (233)
  • Haredim (233)
  • Judaism (218)
  • Assimilation (21)
  • Holidays (16)
  • Terrorism (1226)
  • Politics (1223)
  • Eye on Palestine (1155)
  • Palestinian Authority (696)
  • Hamas (265)
  • Middle East (1073)
  • Iran (418)
  • Syria (345)
  • Egypt (253)
  • Hezbollah (110)
  • Turkey (101)
  • Lebanon (73)
  • Saudi Arabia (59)
  • Jordan (42)
  • Gulf States (23)
  • Qatar (11)
  • Iraq (9)
  • Global (931)
  • Europe (569)
  • Russia (96)
  • France (76)
  • Germany (59)
  • European Union (55)
  • UK (54)
  • Ukraine (3)
  • UN (224)
  • China (7)
  • NATO (6)
  • Canada (2)
  • Religion (676)
  • Photo of the Day (602)
  • Media (397)
  • Arts and Entertainment (87)
  • Islamists (369)
  • On Campus (226)
  • Business and Economy (214)
  • Police (192)
  • The Courts (150)
  • Science and Medicine (132)
  • Local (102)
  • Yori's News Clips (99)
  • Cartoon Rehabilitation Program (6)
  • Sports (98)
  • Archaeology (89)
  • Obituaries (65)
  • Travel (54)
  • Sponsored Article (4)
  • Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/american-town-hall-meeting-comes-to-israel/2014/02/24/

    Scan this QR code to visit this page online: