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Israeli Arab Microbiologist Wins on Israel’s ‘MasterChef’ Reality Show

JNS.org - An Israeli-Arab microbiologist and mother of three won the fourth season of Israel's most popular reality TV show, "MasterChef." Nof Atamna-Ismaeel, 32,...

April 6, 2014 3:46 pm

Love Guru Says Kaballah Practitioners Tend to Have ‘Less Satisfactory’ Relationships

British relationship expert Andrew Wallas said Kaballah practitioners are likely to be less satisfied in their personal relationships than other couples, Britain's Daily Mail reported Wednesday. "All the research is that individuals who have an...

Extended Family: Jewish Foster Mom Has Cared for 150 Children and Counting

JNS.org - Two power strips with 10 outlets. Bunk beds, stress balls, and enough kinetic sand to fill the Tel Aviv beach. One mother. Meet Rose Marchick, biological mother of three, adoptive mother of two, and...

New Zionist Programming From an Old-Line Zionist

JNS.org - Let's face it: there are some Israelis who are just larger than life. They're usually men, most often large men, who just seem to take on challenges and make things happen by...

March 13, 2014 9:05 pm

‘Millionaire Matchmaker’ Discovers James Franco is Jewish

'Millionaire Matchmaker' Pattie Stanger expressed shock and delight when she discovered recently that actor James...

March 7, 2014 7:53 am

New Program Increases Options for Yeshiva Students Seeking to Earn a BA in Israel

JNS.org - For Anglo university students who are spending a semester abroad in...

March 4, 2014 1:40 pm

‘Jews Don’t Hunt’ – Mostly

JNS.org - "Jews don't hunt." That's a comforting statement to one who, like me, opposes...

March 3, 2014 10:04 am

Water: Conflict and Cooperation in Israel’s Jordan River Valley (ILLUSTRATED)

The Jordan River runs from the Sea of Galilee to the Dead Sea, the natural boundary...

February 28, 2014 10:45 am

Ben-Gurion University Researcher May Have Cure for Type 1 Diabetes

JNS.org - While methods of insulin administration have improved and modes of measuring...

April 6, 2014 3:46 pm

Israeli Arab Microbiologist Wins on Israel’s ‘MasterChef’ Reality Show

JNS.org - An Israeli-Arab microbiologist and mother of three won the fourth season of Israel's most popular reality TV show, "MasterChef." Nof Atamna-Ismaeel, 32, who...

April 5, 2014 10:43 pm

Love Guru Says Kaballah Practitioners Tend to Have ‘Less Satisfactory’ Relationships

British relationship expert Andrew Wallas said Kaballah practitioners are likely to be less satisfied in their personal relationships than other couples, Britain's Daily Mail...

April 3, 2014 5:35 pm

Extended Family: Jewish Foster Mom Has Cared for 150 Children and Counting

JNS.org - Two power strips with 10 outlets. Bunk beds, stress balls, and enough kinetic sand to fill the Tel Aviv beach. One mother. Meet Rose...

March 31, 2014 11:13 am

New Zionist Programming From an Old-Line Zionist

JNS.org - Let's face it: there are some Israelis who are just larger than life. They're usually men, most often large men, who just...

March 13, 2014 9:05 pm

‘Millionaire Matchmaker’ Discovers James Franco is Jewish

'Millionaire Matchmaker' Pattie Stanger expressed shock and delight when she discovered recently that actor James Franco is Jewish and immediately began wondering if she could...

March 7, 2014 7:53 am

New Program Increases Options for Yeshiva Students Seeking to Earn a BA in Israel

JNS.org - For Anglo university students who are spending a semester abroad in Israel, or those who have recently made aliyah, the Israeli...

March 4, 2014 1:40 pm

‘Jews Don’t Hunt’ – Mostly

JNS.org - "Jews don't hunt." That's a comforting statement to one who, like me, opposes hunting, even if it's not strictly true. I understand that...

March 3, 2014 10:04 am

Water: Conflict and Cooperation in Israel’s Jordan River Valley (ILLUSTRATED)

The Jordan River runs from the Sea of Galilee to the Dead Sea, the natural boundary separating Israel from Jordan. "Most of the major rivers in Europe...

February 28, 2014 10:45 am

Ben-Gurion University Researcher May Have Cure for Type 1 Diabetes

JNS.org - While methods of insulin administration have improved and modes of measuring how much insulin to give are far superior than they...

February 20, 2014 12:10 pm

Jewish Teen Delegates Tackle Global Issues Head-On at Yeshiva University Model UN

JNS.org - STAMFORD, Conn. - The United Nations is in session. Sam Collins, Croatian delegate to the World Intellectual Property Organization, rises to address...

February 20, 2014 12:06 pm

‘Moving the Needle:’ Jewish Day School Education’s Search for Relevance

JNS.org - LOS ANGELES - "Moving the Needle" was the name of the recent national Jewish day school conference in Los Angeles, and for...

February 18, 2014 5:26 pm

It’s Raining Chocolate in Tel Aviv

TEL AVIV - Along with the much needed rain that drenched Israel this past weekend, Tel Aviv experienced a different kind of rain - chocolates...

February 11, 2014 6:17 pm

Professor Strips Thesis of Judith Butler Sourcing, Calls for RDS – ‘Retractions and Disavowals in Scholarship’ – to Oppose BDS (INTERVIEW)

Israeli artist, playwright and professor Dahn Hiuni on Tuesday said he launched a new movement called RDS - Retractions and Disavowals in Scholarship - to...

February 11, 2014 1:38 am

Israeli Restaurants to Host French Chefs for Culinary Initiative

JNS.org - Nineteen celebrated French chefs arrived in Israel to launch the second annual So French So Tasty week. From Feb. 10-12, the...

Features

As Iranian Minorities Join Protests, Could the US and Israel Arm Them?

JNS.org - As the anti-regime protests wind down in Iran, the White House said on...

Report Details Scope of Persecution in the Cradle of Christianity

JNS.org - While Christianity traces its birthplace to the Middle East, that region has been arguably the most hostile area for...

Financial Desperation Leads ISIS to Sell Its Own Coins Online

Facing financial setbacks, the Islamic State (ISIS) is turning to more unorthodox methods for raising money: selling its own currency...

World

Arrests on Capitol Hill as Jewish Activists Protest Trump Administration...

Police on Capitol Hill arrested a group of Jewish civil rights activists on Wednesday at the height of a protest...

Israel

Israel’s Netanyahu Says Indian Peace Hero Gandhi an Inspiration

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited the home of Mahatma Gandhi on Wednesday, saying modern India's founding father and promoter of peace was an inspiration for humanity. Netanyahu is making the...

Middle East

Saudi Arabia Reportedly Shoots Down Missile Fired From Yemen

A ballistic missile fired by Yemen’s armed Houthi group toward Saudi Arabia's southern Jizan region was shot down by Saudi forces on Tuesday, Saudi state TV Ekhbariya reported. The station gave...

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