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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...

Culture

Jewish Giants Player Talks About Judaism, His Hebrew Tattoo and Kosher Food Cravings

An offensive lineman for the New York Giants talked about his Jewish heritage, Hebrew...

New Musical in New York Recalls Masada

In the 1500s, the Spaniards invaded Puerto Rico, enslaving and slaughtering the native Taíno people -- some of whom chose to escape...

Features

Former Congressman: Saudi Curriculum Used in US Still Promotes Radicalization

Saudi Arabia has made progress in ridding its school textbooks and curricula of comments...

Halamish Terror Attack Signals New Escalation of Violence

JNS.org - A Palestinian terrorist fatally stabbed an Israeli father and two of his adult children on Friday night in the...

US Jewish Leaders From Right to Left Back Metal Detectors on Temple Mount

JNS.org - There is a broad consensus among American Jewish leaders in support of...

World

EU Top Court Rules to Keep Hamas on Terrorism Blacklist

The European Union's top court has ruled that the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas should remain on the 28-member bloc's terrorism blacklist. The Court of Justice (ECJ) overturned a General Court ruling,...

Israel

Israeli Study: Sperm Count Has Dropped by Half in Last 40 Years Among Weste...

JNS.org - According to an Israeli study released Tuesday, the sperm count among men from the US, Europe, Australia and New...

Middle East

President Rouhani: Iran Will Respond if US Missile Law Passes

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday his country will respond if a bill in the US Congress imposing sanctions on people involved in Iran's ballistic missile program becomes law. The House...

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