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Kahlon’s Draconian 2019 Budget Shuts 22 Missions Abroad, Curtails Aliyah Assistance

The 2019 budget proposal also includes a cut of $29 million in the absorption budget for new olim, so that financial and other assistance will be allocated only to olim who can prove poverty. Because that's what Israel wants to encourage: more indigent olim.

PA Arrests Brokers Who Sold Land to Jews

"Palestinian land laws" prohibit selling Arab-owned lands to "any man or judicial body corporation of Israeli citizenship, living in Israel or acting on its behalf."

Shouting Match Between Netanyahu, Bennett, Reveals Coalition’s Frailty

Bennett views himself as Netanyahu's natural successor – and to get there, being nice to the PM is hardly a prerequisite.

Netanyahu Wants Artificial Islands to House Infrastructure

"In the 20 years that have passed ... technology has advanced immensely and has also become far more environmentally friendly."

Shaked Suspends Committee Deliberations Over Ariel University Disagreement

Critics warned the measure would detract from the status of Israel’s more established universities and "would turn the entire Israeli academia into an active partner in the 'occupation.'"

Terror Attack at the Dead Sea

Security personnel have launched a search for the attacker, who is still at large.

2017 Was a Record-Breaking Year for Tourism to Israel – With Good Planning

More to the point, 91 percent of the tourists who came, ranked their visit to the Jewish State as “very good,” or “excellent.”

IKEA to Open Be’er Sheva Branch Next Month

The furniture chain, which is Kosher L'Mehadrin in Israel, still does not have a branch in Jerusalem.

Israeli Doctor Performs Rare Spinal Surgery in Jerusalem to Save Bedridden Palestinian Authority Teen

"No one in Israel or abroad wanted to treat him until we got to Dr. Schroeder at Hadassah."

Arab Teen Terrorists Arrested in Jerusalem

When the pair was searched, they were also found to be carrying a mask and a knife as well.

Special Needs Center to be Developed for Negev

The new special needs center is to be developed under the auspices of the Social Services Ministry.

Iran Protests Continue Despite Tehran’s Propaganda, Arrests & Slaughter

The U.S. Treasury has imposed sanctions on five Iranian companies alleged to be working on Iran's ballistic missile program.

Israeli Government Publishes Full Anti-BDS Blacklist

“The boycott organizations need to know that the State of Israel will act against them and not allow them entry to harm our citizens."

Watch: Egyptian Scholar Tells Rowdy Arab TAU Students They Should Thank God for Living...

"Only in Israel can Arab students shout at an Egyptian lecturer that he is a traitor for coming to a Zionist university. And what exactly are they doing at a Zionist university?"

11 Runners Injured, 2 Seriously at Tiberias Marathon

Two runners were severely injured and underwent resuscitation treatments. Nine others were lightly and moderately injured.

Survey Shows More Haredi Women Hold Driver’s License as Social Integration Booms

The poverty rate among Haredi Israelis fell to 45% in 2016, its lowest level in more than a decade.

Pew: By 2040, Muslims Will Replace Jews as US Second-Largest Religious Group

The growth rate of the Muslim population has been around 100,000 per year, which Pew attribute to higher fertility rates among Muslim Americans, and the continued Muslim immigration to the US.

Report: Defense Minister to Substitute Rockets for Warplanes in Cross Border Attacks

The target that was bombed in the middle of the night near Damascus could have also been destroyed by a missile launched quietly, without taking the risks and the complications of an air strike.

French Government, Jews, Fear Republication of Disgraced Anti-Semite Céline

For decades, Céline's anti-Semitic pamphlets from the 1930s had not been reprinted because Céline's wife has forbidden their publication. But in 2017 the 105-year-old widow gave permission to Gallimard to publish them.

Half a Million Year Old Prehistoric Site Uncovered in Sharon Valley

“it’s hard to believe that between Jaljulia and Highway 6, five meters below the surface, an ancient landscape some half a million years old has been so amazingly preserved."

Report: Netanyahu Wants Trump to Transfer UNRWA Funds to Agency Fit to Solve Arab...

Effectively killing UNRWA and replacing it with an organization which has mobility rather than stagnation as its goal could result in an end to a 7-decade tragedy.

BREAKING: 5.0-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Same Iran Region as Deadly Temblor in November 2017

A total of 1,600 aftershocks have struck Kermanshah Province since a deadly 7.3-magnitude earthquake struck the area just 32 kilometers from Sarpol-e Zahab on November 12, 2017, killing 620 and wounding 12,386 more.

Israel’s Anti-BDS Blacklist to be Enforced Beginning in March

Erdan’s ministry will work with the Interior Ministry to block those on the blacklist from entering Israel.

Ahmadinejad Arrested for Inciting Violence

On April 12, 2017, Ahmadinejad announced his intention to run for a third term, against the objections of the Supreme Leader. His nomination was rejected by the Guardian Council.

General Strike in Jerusalem

All city services will be affected except the schools.

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