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Hanukkah Recipes From ‘Queen of Kosher’ Jamie Geller

JNS.org - All kinds of uber-creative latke recipes appear around Hanukkah-time: apple-parsnip latkes, sweet potato-leek latkes, sweet cheesy latkes, and savory cheese and...

December 3, 2013 11:16 am

Jewish Prophet Daniel Inspires Weight Loss Diet

The Daniel Fast, named after the Old Testament prophet, recommends eating fruit, vegetables and whole grains and drinking water, while avoiding meat, fish, bread and sweetened or processed foods,the UK's Daily Mail reported on Thursday. Susan Gregory,...

Near East’s Oldest, Largest Wine Cellar Unearthed in Israel, With a Festive Surprise

JNS.org - A team of archeologists has found what it describes as the "oldest and largest palatial wine cellar" ever discovered in the Near East, in the process unearthing some festive and even psychedelic...

New York’s Bard College Will Stay with Al-Quds Alliance

Jerusalem Post - The U.S. university with the closest ties to Al-Quds University, Bard College in New York, has announced it will continue its partnership, despite two other American colleges severing ties with the Palestinian...

November 21, 2013 1:34 pm

Foodies Loving Medjool Dates From Israel, Crop Thrives With Irrigation System

Global foodies are clamoring for Israel's Medjool dates, which are thriving because of intense irrigation...

November 14, 2013 10:10 am

Showing Scotland Another Side of Israel

SCOTLAND - The story of Emek Medical Center in Afula, Israel, is little known within...

November 13, 2013 9:59 am

Trainer of IDF Paramedics Discusses Life-Saving Improvisation (INTERVIEW)

JNS.org - LOS ANGELES—For Israel Defense Forces Lt. Anastasia Bagdalov, there was no time...

November 11, 2013 5:29 pm

Fire at U.S.’s Largest Knish Factory Leaves Nation’s Noshers Without

A fire six weeks ago at the U.S.'s largest knish factory, in Copiague, Long Island,...

November 8, 2013 10:19 am

American Olim Bring Spiritual Care to Israel

JNS.org - Israelis have a reputation for being frank and direct—dugri, in local...

December 3, 2013 11:16 am

Hanukkah Recipes From ‘Queen of Kosher’ Jamie Geller

JNS.org - All kinds of uber-creative latke recipes appear around Hanukkah-time: apple-parsnip latkes, sweet potato-leek latkes, sweet cheesy latkes, and savory cheese and chive...

November 28, 2013 3:16 pm

Jewish Prophet Daniel Inspires Weight Loss Diet

The Daniel Fast, named after the Old Testament prophet, recommends eating fruit, vegetables and whole grains and drinking water, while avoiding meat, fish, bread and sweetened...

November 27, 2013 10:57 am

Near East’s Oldest, Largest Wine Cellar Unearthed in Israel, With a Festive Surprise

JNS.org - A team of archeologists has found what it describes as the "oldest and largest palatial wine cellar" ever discovered in the Near...

November 25, 2013 9:26 am

New York’s Bard College Will Stay with Al-Quds Alliance

Jerusalem Post - The U.S. university with the closest ties to Al-Quds University, Bard College in New York, has announced it will continue its partnership,...

November 21, 2013 1:34 pm

Foodies Loving Medjool Dates From Israel, Crop Thrives With Irrigation System

Global foodies are clamoring for Israel's Medjool dates, which are thriving because of intense irrigation made possible by new water treatment facilities, Bloomberg News reported...

November 14, 2013 10:10 am

Showing Scotland Another Side of Israel

SCOTLAND - The story of Emek Medical Center in Afula, Israel, is little known within the international community - but Larry Rich, the Center's Director...

November 13, 2013 9:59 am

Trainer of IDF Paramedics Discusses Life-Saving Improvisation (INTERVIEW)

JNS.org - LOS ANGELES—For Israel Defense Forces Lt. Anastasia Bagdalov, there was no time to ponder the gunshot that penetrated both legs of a...

November 11, 2013 5:29 pm

Fire at U.S.’s Largest Knish Factory Leaves Nation’s Noshers Without

A fire six weeks ago at the U.S.'s largest knish factory, in Copiague, Long Island, New York, is leaving the nation's noshers without their favorite...

November 8, 2013 10:19 am

American Olim Bring Spiritual Care to Israel

JNS.org - Israelis have a reputation for being frank and direct—dugri, in local parlance. But when it comes to death and dying or...

November 8, 2013 10:15 am

Jewish Genetic Screening Becomes More Accessible With At-Home Testing

JNS.org - One in four Jews is a carrier of one or more of the 19 known preventable Jewish genetic diseases, according to...

November 6, 2013 10:23 am

Kosherfest 2013 High on Healthy Foods

JNS.org - The growing demand for natural, organic, vegetarian, fiber, and gluten-free alternatives among kosher consumers was apparent at Kosherfest 2013, the annual trade...

October 31, 2013 9:36 am

Trip to Cadbury World is Wonderful (and Kosher)

JNS.org - It's easy to imagine that if the ancient Israelites had been familiar with the cocoa bean, God might have promised them a land...

October 15, 2013 9:01 am

Jewish Group Supports German Breast Cancer Detection Tool That Employs Blind Women

JNS.org - As of 2005, German gynecologist Dr. Frank Hoffmann was no longer allowed to send women under the age of 50 to get...

October 11, 2013 11:56 am

Group Leads First Kosher Tour to Cuba

JNS.org - It started with a mutual fascination with Cuba, especially its tiny Jewish community. Now two Jewish women, separated by a generation in...

Culture

Israel’s Sam Spiegel School Named One of World’s Best Film Academies

The Sam Spiegel Film & Television School has been named one of the...

Israeli Study Says Using Emojis in Work Emails Conveys Incompetence

JNS.org – A joint study conducted by researchers from Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the...

Features

Despite Zionist Presence, Israel Bashing Upstages Women’s Rights at SlutWalk Chicago

Last weekend, approximately 150 progressive activists attended the annual SlutWalk Chicago....

Israel Hopes for High Profits as Committee Approves Medical Marijuana Exports

JNS.org - Israeli companies and the Israeli government itself stand to earn large profits from...

Future Soldiers Leave ‘Comfort’ of North America to Defend Israel

JNS.org - Dozens of future IDF soldiers from North America immigrated to Israel this...

World

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: No Room for Equivalency When It Comes to Condem...

When it comes to condemning neo-Nazis, the KKK and other far-right groups, there is “no room for equivalency,” the editor-in-chief...

Israel

Manchester United Next? Israeli Soccer Champions Hapoel Beer Sheva Edge Clo...

Israeli soccer champions Hapoel Beer Sheva moved one step closer to the prestigious UEFA Champions League this week -- holding...

Middle East

After Syria Strains, Hamas Is Once Again Eager for Iran’s Embrace, Sa...

A chastened Hamas is eagerly seeking to restore its frayed relations with the Iranian regime, now that the regional balance...

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