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Black Eyed Peas Star Lindo Visits Kotel in Jerusalem (PHOTO)

Allan Pineda Lindo, Jr. of the Black Eyed Peas made a surprise visit to the Western Wall on Monday, in Israel. A passerby noticed the...

August 14, 2012 8:47 am

With No Razor, Matisyahu Turned to Supercuts

Musical star Matisyahu ended his hassidic days in an Upper West Side Supercuts chain-store, according to a Huffington Post interview with the Jewish reggae artist. The decision to de-beard in a Supercuts barbershop came because Matisyahu,...

Turkish and Israeli Rappers Join Forces

In an effort to promote peace in the Middle East through his music, SHI 360, an Israeli-Jewish rap musician, has released a new CD in collaboration with Turkish rapper Sirat. The songs on the new...

Guns N’ Roses Performs Israeli National Anthem at Tel Aviv Concert (VIDEO)

Guns N' Roses did not disappoint during their concert in Tel Aviv this week, with lead guitarist Ron Thal - also known as Ronald Blumenthal - performing the melody to Israel's national anthem (Hatikva) while...

July 2, 2012 2:23 pm

Guns N’ Roses Arrives in Israel for Summer Rock 2012

Nineteen years after his last performance in the Holy Land, Guns N' Roses frontman Axl...

July 2, 2012 7:00 am

Red Hot Chili Peppers Express “Love” for Israel Ahead of First Visit (VIDEO)

The Red Hot Chili Peppers will perform in Israel later this year, for the first...

June 18, 2012 10:08 am

Lil Wayne on Drake’s Fashion Sense: “He’s Jewish” (VIDEO)

Hip-hop artist Lil Wayne recently said Kanye West is "the most stylish" rapper in the...

June 8, 2012 10:34 am

Sporting New Look, Matisyahu Tells Upset Fans “Don’t Worry’

A few days after Jewish reggae star Matisyahu was seen without a kippah in...

June 7, 2012 4:45 pm

Exclusive Interview: Rita Farouz, Israeli Icon With Iranian Roots

With her musical career spanning three decades, Rita has managed...

August 14, 2012 8:47 am

Black Eyed Peas Star Lindo Visits Kotel in Jerusalem (PHOTO)

Allan Pineda Lindo, Jr. of the Black Eyed Peas made a surprise visit to the Western Wall on Monday, in Israel. A passerby noticed the music...

July 16, 2012 1:13 pm

With No Razor, Matisyahu Turned to Supercuts

Musical star Matisyahu ended his hassidic days in an Upper West Side Supercuts chain-store, according to a Huffington Post interview with the Jewish reggae artist. The...

July 11, 2012 3:44 pm

Turkish and Israeli Rappers Join Forces

In an effort to promote peace in the Middle East through his music, SHI 360, an Israeli-Jewish rap musician, has released a new CD in...

July 4, 2012 9:51 am

Guns N’ Roses Performs Israeli National Anthem at Tel Aviv Concert (VIDEO)

Guns N' Roses did not disappoint during their concert in Tel Aviv this week, with lead guitarist Ron Thal - also known as Ronald Blumenthal...

July 2, 2012 2:23 pm

Guns N’ Roses Arrives in Israel for Summer Rock 2012

Nineteen years after his last performance in the Holy Land, Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose is now back in Israel.  Following his arrival at...

July 2, 2012 7:00 am

Red Hot Chili Peppers Express “Love” for Israel Ahead of First Visit (VIDEO)

The Red Hot Chili Peppers will perform in Israel later this year, for the first time in the close to 30 years that the band...

June 18, 2012 10:08 am

Lil Wayne on Drake’s Fashion Sense: “He’s Jewish” (VIDEO)

Hip-hop artist Lil Wayne recently said Kanye West is "the most stylish" rapper in the world of music, and during the same interview, Wayne discussed...

June 8, 2012 10:34 am

Sporting New Look, Matisyahu Tells Upset Fans “Don’t Worry’

A few days after Jewish reggae star Matisyahu was seen without a kippah in a photo posted on Instagram, the musician on Wednesday ...

June 7, 2012 4:45 pm

Exclusive Interview: Rita Farouz, Israeli Icon With Iranian Roots

With her musical career spanning three decades, Rita has managed to become the biggest female artist in Israel and one...

June 7, 2012 2:46 pm

Mount Masada to Host “Carmen” Opera for Extraordinary Performances

What do French opera composer Georges Bizet, Masada and a Spanish village have in common? They're all part of the most ambitious cultural ...

June 5, 2012 4:02 pm

Matisyahu’s Public Transformation: What The World Doesn’t Understand

Six months ago, Matisyahu shaved off his beard. And while it made headlines in the mainstream press, few realized how much this seemingly...

June 5, 2012 6:30 am

Holocaust Survivors’ Objections Silence Tel Aviv Wagner Concert

Tel Aviv University on Monday denied a request to hold a concert of works by the 19th-century German composer Richard Wagner on its...

June 1, 2012 7:00 am

Madonna Wraps Herself in Israeli Flag as MDNA Tour Kicks Off

Billboard - Pop music star Madonna treated tens of thousands of ecstatic fans in Israel to the ...

June 1, 2012 5:30 am

Avicii Rocks Tel Aviv, Same Night as Madonna Kicks Off MDNA in Israel

Madonna wasn't the only international music star in Tel Aviv on Thursday night.  Avicii, the grammy nominated DJ with a worldwide following, performed at Bitan...

Culture

Ivanka Trump Shares Snapshot of Kosher Inauguration Cake Featuring Mini Donald

President-elect Donald Trump's Jewish daughter, Ivanka, posted a picture on Instagram of a...

Why ‘Fauda’ Is One of the Best TV Shows You’ll Ever See

A show about terrorism should be explosive. Too often, stereotypical characters, cardboard dialogue and absurd plot twists turn what should be...

Features

What Will Trump’s Presidency Mean for US Ties With Israel’s Peaceful Arab Neighbors?

JNS.org - The upcoming Donald Trump presidency likely means a sharp break...

Israel’s German-Made Submarines Engulfed by Controversy, Shrouded in Secrecy

JNS.org - Silently cruising in the depths of the seas, the Israeli Navy’s growing...

IDF Welcomes Soldier With Cerebral Palsy

JNS.org -- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has welcomed its newest member, a soldier with cerebral palsy, as part of the military’s...

World

Palestinian-American Columbia Professor Rashid Khalidi: Pro-Israel Figures ...

Pro-Israel figures will “infest” President-elect Donald Trump’s administration, a Palestinian-American Columbia University professor and notorious critic of the Jewish state...

Israel

Ministers to Discuss Israeli Sovereignty Over Ma’ale Adumim

JNS.org -- Plans are underway to officially present a bill that would apply Israeli sovereignty to the large east Jerusalem settlement of Ma'ale Adumim, leaders of the Knesset's Land of Israel lobby...

Middle East

Iranian President Calls Trump’s Vow to Rip Up Nuclear Deal ‘Empty Talk...

JNS.org -- Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that US President-elect Donald Trump’s promise to dismantle the nuclear deal between Iran and world...

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