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‘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...

March 4, 2014 1:40 pm
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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 and water, generally speaking, have been used as boundaries between...

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 were in the 1920s, when insulin was discovered, there have...

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 the debate on a topic currently occupying the Global Access...

February 20, 2014 12:06 pm
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‘Moving the Needle:’ Jewish Day School Education’s Search for Relevance

JNS.org - LOS ANGELES - "Moving the Needle" was the name of the recent...

February 18, 2014 5:26 pm
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It’s Raining Chocolate in Tel Aviv

TEL AVIV - Along with the much needed rain that drenched Israel this past weekend,...

February 11, 2014 6:17 pm
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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...

February 11, 2014 1:38 am
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Israeli Restaurants to Host French Chefs for Culinary Initiative

JNS.org - Nineteen celebrated French chefs arrived in Israel to launch the second...

February 7, 2014 8:22 am
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Jerusalem Conference Seeks to Empower People With Disabilities

JNS.org - Wheelchair-bound Yoav Kreim—a well-known leader and spokesperson for people with disabilities in...

March 4, 2014 1:40 pm
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‘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
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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
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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
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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
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‘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
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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
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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
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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...

February 7, 2014 8:22 am
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Jerusalem Conference Seeks to Empower People With Disabilities

JNS.org - Wheelchair-bound Yoav Kreim—a well-known leader and spokesperson for people with disabilities in Israel for more than 20 years—has led demonstrations, lobbied members...

February 6, 2014 11:30 am
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Israel’s Peres Sets World Record Teaching Online Civics Class to 9,000 Students

Israeli President Shimon Peres on Thursday helped create a new world record when he delivered an online civics class to a group of more than...

February 6, 2014 8:14 am
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Why it’s Cheaper to be Healthy in Israel

A study carried out by the Israeli Ministry of Agriculture found that the cost of fruits and vegetables in Israel are lower - sometimes even...

January 29, 2014 8:14 am
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Hong Kong Synagogue Scene a Blend of Tradition and Travelers

JNS.org - HONG KONG—A taxi ride to 70 Robinson Road in Hong Kong, the address listed for the Ohel Leah synagogue, ends with a...

Features

Middle East Reporting Through the Eyes of an Evangelical Christian

JNS.org - Despite the increasing number of terror attacks in the United States, for...

Israel’s National Baseball Team Aims to Inspire Next Generation of Athletes

Members of Israel's national baseball team, which on Sunday won the qualifying tournament for the 2017...

World

Israel Pays Turkey $20 Million Compensation Over 2010 Gaza Flotilla Inciden...

Israel on Friday paid Turkey $20 million in compensation over the 2010 Mavi Marmara tragedy involving a Gaza-bound aid flotilla,...

Israel

After Peres Funeral, Netanyahu Meets With Slate of World Leaders

Following the funeral of former president Shimon Peres on Friday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held a number of meetings with world leaders at his official residence in Jerusalem. Among the dignitaries...

Middle East

Netanyahu, Abbas Shake Hands, Exchange Greetings at Peres Funeral

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shook hands and exchanged brief words at the funeral on Friday of Shimon Peres, the former Israeli leader who won...

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