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Inaugural ‘Bonei Zion’ Prize Awarded in Knesset Ceremony

16 Iyyar 5774 – May 15, 2014
Hosted by Speaker of the Knesset, MK Edelstein, the prize, awarded by Nefesh B’Nefesh was given to seven Olim from English-speaking countries who have contributed to the State of Israel in a significant way.

Tunnels Reveal Palestinian Water Theft in Hebron Hills

Police find three-meter tunnel in South Hebron Hills; last week, local communities ran dry thanks to hundreds of illegal taps into water main

Bnei Brak Gets Solar Energy

A Haredi yeshiva in Bnei Brak has become the city's first Torah institution to install a solar electricity system. According to the Behadrei Haredim website,...

Five Reasons Hilary Will NOT Get The Nod in ’16

There is lots of evidence that Hilary Rodham Clinton, the former senator from New York, first lady and secretary of state, will to try...

NYT Sacks Editor Abramson

Jill Abramson, the executive editor of The New York Times, is unexpectedly leaving her post. Abramson, the first woman but hardly the first Jew to...

Israel to Offer Tenders for First 4G Cellular Network

The Ministry of Communications announced Thursday that tenders would be issued for construction of Israel’s first 4G cellular network. The tenders are expected to be...

‘Nakba’ Events Lightly Attended in Ramallah

"I would prefer Abu Mazen to worry about making things better here than holding Nakba protests," said one taxi driver.

Palestinians Stone Cars on Gush Etzion Road

Palestinian Authority Arabs stoned an Israeli car on the Wallaje bypass road this morning (Thursday), NRG reported. No injuries were reported.

Gov’t Reaches Partial Deal on Givat Assaf

Residents of Givat Assaf reached a partial agreement with the Defense Ministry over their homes.

Hamas and Fatah Unite in Judea, Samaria for ‘Nakba’

As a sign of continued progress towards “unity” Palestinian Authority officials announced that Hamas terrorists will march together with Fatah to mark the 'Nakba."

Arab Terror Attack Foiled by Israel Police

Israel Police prevented a potential terror attack this week when they caught four PA Arabs carrying explosives and firebombs.

Israel, U.S. Reach Agreement on IRS Regs for Dual Citizens

The Israel Tax Authority has reached agreement with the U.S. to coordinate info between the IRS and Israeli banks.

Israel’s Leftwing Minister Tzipi Livni Needs Special Status to Visit Britain

It's ironic that Britain needs to grant the leftwing Tzipi Livni temporary immunity to ensure she won't face an arrest warrant in the UK.

First Ever Global Observance of the Rescue of European Jewry

Russian Jews led the call for a wider, global Jewish recognition of the rescue of European Jewry.

Police Detain Two in Price Tag Attempt

15 Iyyar 5774 – May 14, 2014
Two Jewish teenagers was detained Wednesday on King George Street after allegedly attempting to spray paint the words Price Tag and Nahman from Uman...

Netanyahu Warns Japan to Take Iran Seriously

Prime Minister Netanyahu concluded his visit to Japan with a call on Japan to address Iran’s nuclear program with the same seriousness it treat’s...

After His ‘Occupied Territories’ Flap, Christie Faces Next Big Test With Jewish Donors

Christie reportedly told Adelson later that weekend that he “misspoke” in his Vegas appearance.

Hillel Forces Pro-Israel Speaker Off Campus at UC Irvine

Orange County campus has been hotbed of Jewish-Muslim tension for years, since Muslim students prevented Israel's ambassador from speaking

Odessa’s Jews Lay Low As Violence Engulfs Their Oasis Of Calm

“In Odessa, there was more calm than in other places," she said. "But now I cannot think of a single person here who isn’t worried.”

Judge Sentences Olmert To Six Years In Holyland Scandal

This is the first time in Israel’s history that a former prime minister has been convicted of a serious crime and sentenced to serve time behind bars.

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