As Purim approaches, thousands of Israeli children and families grapple with poverty
Posted on: February 9th, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
The Yisrael Beiteynu party has returned to its roots and the campaign platform it has always run on...
Posted on: February 8th, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
Thousands of Hassidic Jews attend a special prayer of Grand Rabbi Benzion Halberstam of Bobov at the Western Wall in Jerusaelm Old City, February 7, 2015. They built a little stadium in the Kotel with bleachers and all.
Posted on: February 6th, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
Thousands of Hassidic Jews attend a welcoming ceremony for the Grand Rabbi Benzion Halberstam of Bobov in Jerusalem on February 6, 2015.
Posted on: February 5th, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
Israeli Foreign Minister and Yisrael Beytenu Chairman Avigdor Liberman holds the latest edition of the French satirical weekly newspaper Charlie Hebdo during a protest in support of Charlie Hebdo in Tel Aviv on February 5, 2015. The Israeli election committee forbidden Yisrael Beytenu political party to distribute any gifts or free merchandise to the public […]
Posted on: February 4th, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
President Ruby Rivlin and his wife Nechama celebrated their first Tu B’Shvat holiday at the President’s residence, on February 3, 2015.
Posted on: February 3rd, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
Winter in Israel looks and feels a lot like spring does in the rest of the world (except when it snows, and then it’s like winter).
Posted on: February 2nd, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
Hareidim in Jerusalem’s Meah Shearim neighborhood are protesting against the jailing of 4 Yeshiva students who didn’t show up to the IDF draft center.
Posted on: February 1st, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
A bust depicting former Israeli president Shimon Peres was placed next to sculptures of the former eight presidents in the garden of the President’s residence in Jerusalem, on February 01, 2015.
Posted on: January 30th, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
Palestinian Authority child soldiers - a crime against humanity.
Posted on: January 29th, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
Professor Israel Hershkovitz (above) of the David-Manot Cave project compares a Neanderthal skull (R) and a Homo Sapiens skull (L), outside the excavation cave in Manot, Western Galilee in Northern Israel, on January 28, 2015. Archaeologists discovered a 55,000-year-old human skull in the Manot cave, which is the earliest fossilized evidence of an anatomically modern human […]
Posted on: January 28th, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
An Israeli artillery field encampment on high alert after they responded to several rockets hitting the Mount Hermon Resort, in the Golan Heights, northern Israel, January 27, 2105
Posted on: January 27th, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
An IDF soldier at the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial museum in Jerusalem. Tuesday, January 27th is International Holocaust Remembrance Day. On January 27, 1945 the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp was liberated by Soviet forces.
Posted on: January 26th, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
The Old City of Jerusalem is made up of multiple cultures living side by side, in various degrees of conflict and cooperation.
Posted on: January 25th, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
Japan is a very resilient nation, and they’ve chosen to respond to ISIS’s threats and blackmail demands with black humor. They’ve taken the photos that ISIS released and reworked them into various memes:
Posted on: January 23rd, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
Modern “knights” fought it out during a Medieval fighting championship in Rishon LeTzion on January 22, 2015. The International Medieval Fighting event in Israel hosted teams from France, Germany, Ukraine and Russia.
Posted on: January 22nd, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
The IDF is beefing up their presence on the Golan Heights in case Hezbollah tries anything.
Posted on: January 21st, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
Ultra Orthodox Jewish Micky Hayat practices Capoeira, a Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics and music, near the port of the Israeli Mediterranean city of Tel Aviv-Jaffo. Micky Hayat belongs to the Abada Capoeira training group and teaches over 200 students in his Dojo (training room) while seeking to promote martial arts […]
Posted on: January 20th, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
Hareidi Jews block a bulldozer as they protest at a construction site in Jerusalem on January 19, 2015. They’re protesting against what they claim is the desecration of ancient graves which were discovered at a housing construction site in Jerusalem. If only these guys would come out when Jewish homes are being destroyed, and not […]
Posted on: January 19th, 2015News & Views → Photo of the Day
As an Israeli, I’m a bit embarrassed by how muddy and dirty that water looks. On the other hand, it is nice to see a lot of water in the Jordan River. Tourists are taking a dip in the Jordan River at the site called: Qasr el Yahud, or in English, the Castle of the Jews. […]
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