Taglit-Birthright Founder Michael Steinhardt Banned for Life from Antiquities Trade, Must Return $70 Million...

According to DA Vance, the seized pieces were looted and illegally smuggled out of 11 countries, and trafficked by 12 criminal smuggling networks.

Ben Gvir Pushing to Revert Law of Return to Include Only Halachically-Recognized Jews

According to Ben Gvir, the biggest threat to the Jewish character of Israel is the fact that the legislator has yet to define the word "conversion" in the Law of Return.

Religious Services Minister Kahana: Repeal Law of Return’s Grandchildren’s Clause

It isn't clear why the right to immigrate should also include distant family members of a Jew who have no affiliation with Judaism themselves.

Nefesh B’Nefesh Hosts 250 Lone Soldiers at Thanksgiving Dinner

These Thanksgiving dinners are part of Nefesh B’Nefesh’s return to in-person events, helping Olim acclimate.

Masa Brings 100-Plus Young Doctors to Israel to Aid Health-Care System

The Fellows come from countries such as Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Uzbekistan and Lithuania.

Nefesh B’Nefesh Inaugurates New Aliyah Campus Opposite the Supreme Court in Jerusalem

The building has multiple outdoor and indoor spaces for a myriad Aliyah-related event programming and hosting.

Absorption Minister at War with NSC over Questionable Ethiopian Olim

According to the NSC, there is an "exaggeration of the reality in order to create pressure on senior government echelons."

Researcher: Close to 100,000 Mixed Marriages with One Jewish Spouse in Israel

The CBS data show that the phenomenon of Jewish women marrying Arab men is marginal.

Dollar Drops to NIS 3.1 – Will It Ever Stop?

It's terrible news for American pensioners living in Israel who rely on their Social Security checks from Uncle Sam.

Lost No More: 235 Bnei Menashe Made Aliyah

Currently, 6,500 Bnei Menashe are awaiting their return to the Jewish homeland.

Israelis to Celebrate Biblical Ingathering, on Aliyah Day

Aliyah Day is an “eternal testament to that continuing Zionist saga of the Jewish people coming home," Fleisher says.

Bennett Envisions Half a Million Olim Arriving from the West by 2031

"It's doubtful whether there are more important issues for our future and the essence of both Israel and Israeli society than the subject of Jewish immigration."

Recovery in Aliyah Numbers in 2021: 31% More than in 2020

More than half the olim in 2021 are 35 years of age or younger.

Lost Tribe of Bnei Menashe Sample their First Gefilte Fish

Some loved the dish, while others politely declared it to be “an acquired taste.”

Record Numbers: 1000 North American Olim Arrive in Israel in August

Since the beginning of the year, 18,520 Olim from around the world have made Aliyah.

Two Canadian Sisters and their Jersey Friend Save Man in Beit Shemesh Pool

“When I was living in Toronto, I never thought I’d be responding to medical emergencies."

Someone Should Tell IfNotNow: Birthright Cancelled Israel Trips

Birthright resumed its trips to Israel in May, having suspended them for 14-months because of the pandemic.

And Now for Something Completely Different: Anti-Semite Wants to Stop Jews from Making Aliyah

She stood outside the home of a Jewish family that was in the process of making aliyah. Listen to what she had to say...

172 Olim Land in Ben Gurion Airport this Week Marking Spike in Aliyah

The oldest of them is 87 years old and the youngest a 6-month-old girl.

160 New Immigrants to Israel From France Amid 137% Surge in Aliyah

Israel has seen a 137% jump in the number of new immigrants from France so far during 2021 compared to the same period last year.

Nefesh B’Nefesh Launches Institute for Aliyah Policy and Strategy

It will engage in improving and deepening the paradigm between the Israeli public and new immigrants.

The Nachliel Project Encourages Haredi US Jews to Make Aliyah

"Learn about how Americans who made aliyah are making a living in Israel."

North American Immigration to Israel Spikes After ‘Year of COVID’

Some 5,000 new immigrants from the United States and Canada are scheduled to immigrate to Israel by the end of 2021.

More Than 500 Jews from 20 Nations Arrived on Aliyah This Week

The wave of new immigrants came despite the recent tensions with the Gaza Strip and Operation Guardian of the Walls.

IDF Lone Soldiers Learn About ‘Fighters on All Fours’ in Combat Prep Course

The recruits will undergo a combat fitness course in the near future that will physically and mentally prepare them for what’s ahead.

Nefesh B’Nefesh Launches ‘Aliyah Inspired’ Online Event

Due to the organization not being able to hold its annual Mega Aliyah Event in the US, Nefesh B’Nefesh has created a month of inspiring content presented by Olim for Olim.

Close to 300 New Ethiopian Immigrants Land in Israel

The immigrants will enter quarantine following Israel’s regulations.

US Billionaire Kenny Rozenberg Arrives in Israel on Aliyah

Rozenberg's aliyah is "a testament to the strength of Israeli society and . . . illustrates the immigrants’ tremendous contribution to Israel’s economy.”


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