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Israeli App ‘One Hour Translation’ Proves Popular at Sochi Olympics (VIDEO)

The UK's Telegraph newspaper recently featured several mobile phone apps that were gaining popularity because of extensive use by tourists at Russia's Sochi Winter Olympics....

February 10, 2014 3:18 pm

Israel Aerospace Industries Unveils Advanced Battle Management System

Israel Aerospace Industries on Thursday unveiled its Combat Team Battle Management System (CT-BMS) at the DEFEXPO 2014 Exhibition, in New Delhi, according to Israel's Globes business daily. In a statement to the newspaper, IAI said the...

Holocaust Survivor Sparks Maryland Legislation to Ban French Train Maker From Winning $6 Billion Contract

Legislation in Maryland could ban French train manufacturer SNCF from bidding on a 35-year, $6 billion contract for a new commuter rail line because of its role in shuttling 76,000 people to Auschwitz during the...

Meet the Rabbi Who Opened Facebook’s Fourth Account a Decade Ago

As social media platform Facebook turns 10 years old this week, now with more than a billion members, one of its first users, today studying to be rabbi, in Jerusalem, told Canada's Globe and Mail...

January 31, 2014 11:33 am

Israeli Start-Up Testing ‘AirMule’ Unmanned Flying Ambulance (VIDEO)

Israeli start-up Urban Aeronautics is developing an unmanned flying ambulance, and an early demonstration video...

January 21, 2014 10:07 pm

Finland Army Orders Camouflage From Israel’s Fibrotex

Israel's Fibrotex Technologies said it won an order for advanced multispectral camouflage systems from Finland's...

January 21, 2014 3:30 pm

Israel’s Precision Strike Capabilities Are Global Market Hit (VIDEO)

In targeting Islamic Jihad operative Ahmad Sa'ad, driving a motorcycle on Sunday in the northern...

January 21, 2014 10:30 am

Israeli Economy Minister Bennett Mocks International Isolation Threats

Israeli Economy Minister Naftali Bennett mocked threats of international isolation by recounting the many international...

January 19, 2014 11:41 am

Netanyahu Meets Waze Leaders in Israel, Ahead of Yahoo and Google Meetings at Davos

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with the heads of Waze, an Israeli mapping start-up...

February 10, 2014 3:18 pm

Israeli App ‘One Hour Translation’ Proves Popular at Sochi Olympics (VIDEO)

The UK's Telegraph newspaper recently featured several mobile phone apps that were gaining popularity because of extensive use by tourists at Russia's Sochi Winter Olympics. Included...

February 7, 2014 3:12 pm

Israel Aerospace Industries Unveils Advanced Battle Management System

Israel Aerospace Industries on Thursday unveiled its Combat Team Battle Management System (CT-BMS) at the DEFEXPO 2014 Exhibition, in New Delhi, according to Israel's Globes...

February 6, 2014 6:00 pm

Holocaust Survivor Sparks Maryland Legislation to Ban French Train Maker From Winning $6 Billion Contract

Legislation in Maryland could ban French train manufacturer SNCF from bidding on a 35-year, $6 billion contract for a new commuter rail line because of...

February 4, 2014 8:55 pm

Meet the Rabbi Who Opened Facebook’s Fourth Account a Decade Ago

As social media platform Facebook turns 10 years old this week, now with more than a billion members, one of its first users, today studying...

January 31, 2014 11:33 am

Israeli Start-Up Testing ‘AirMule’ Unmanned Flying Ambulance (VIDEO)

Israeli start-up Urban Aeronautics is developing an unmanned flying ambulance, and an early demonstration video of the "AirMule" has already been featured on a number...

January 21, 2014 10:07 pm

Finland Army Orders Camouflage From Israel’s Fibrotex

Israel's Fibrotex Technologies said it won an order for advanced multispectral camouflage systems from Finland's Army, UPI reported. Fibrotex said it will provide four types of camouflage...

January 21, 2014 3:30 pm

Israel’s Precision Strike Capabilities Are Global Market Hit (VIDEO)

In targeting Islamic Jihad operative Ahmad Sa'ad, driving a motorcycle on Sunday in the northern Gaza Strip when he was struck by a precision missile from...

January 21, 2014 10:30 am

Israeli Economy Minister Bennett Mocks International Isolation Threats

Israeli Economy Minister Naftali Bennett mocked threats of international isolation by recounting the many international meetings he'd held on Tuesday. On Facebook, Bennett listed his "day...

January 19, 2014 11:41 am

Netanyahu Meets Waze Leaders in Israel, Ahead of Yahoo and Google Meetings at Davos

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with the heads of Waze, an Israeli mapping start-up recently acquired by Google for over $1 billion, and held...

January 16, 2014 1:02 pm

Israel’s Tower Semiconductor Shares Jump on Jim Cramer Recommendation

Shares of Israel's Tower Semiconductor surged 6.1% on the Nasdaq and 10.7% on Tel Aviv's TASE on Wednesday, following similar steep gains on Tuesday, after TV...

January 13, 2014 11:48 am

Jewish Actress Scarlett Johansson to Become Face of Israel’s SodaStream

Jewish actress Scarlett Johansson on Monday was named in a multi-year contract to become the first global brand ambassador for SodaStream International Ltd. the Israeli...

January 10, 2014 4:43 pm

Israel’s Cinema City in $825 Million Merger to Become Second Largest in Europe

Cinema City CEO Mooky Greidinger, whose family opened its first cinema in Haifa, in 1931, on Friday was named to be the CEO of...

January 8, 2014 11:38 pm

Tamar Natural Gas Field Worth $52 Billion to Israeli Economy – Ernst & Young

The natural gas in Israel's Tamar field is worth some $52 billion to the Israeli economy, accountants Ernst & Young Israel said in a new...

January 8, 2014 5:50 pm

Israeli High-Tech Exits Reach $6.64 Billion in 2013; 10-Year High for Venture Capital Investors

The combined value of Israeli high-tech start-ups that were sold in 2013 reached $6.64 billion in 2013, with the component from venture capital-backed companies, $4.21...

Culture

Members of India’s ‘Lost Tribe’ of Jews Visit Auschwitz for the First Time

JNS.org - Members of India’s so-called “lost tribe” of Jews visited Auschwitz...

Features

Israeli Pre-Military Academy ‘Breaks You and Builds You Anew’

JNS.org - “Put your hands behind your back and get on your knees,” 19-year-old Noam Ohayon told me. I complied. “Now fall forward...

After Massive Diaspora Response, Israel’s Raging Fires Come Under Control

JNS.org - Improving weather conditions, a massive influx of support from the international community...

Baptist Pastor Unearths His Father’s Holocaust Heroism in Wartime Diaries

JNS.org -- Master Sgt. Roddie Edmonds never spoke about his experiences as a prisoner...

World

Europe Police Reveal Which Nations ISIS Could Target Next

The Islamic State group is likely to carry out new attacks in the European Union in the near future, probably targeting countries that are members of the US-led coalition fighting...

Israel

Jewish Agency, Boston Philanthropies Distribute Aid to Haifa Fire Victims

JNS.org - The heads of the Jewish Agency and Boston’s Combined Jewish Philanthropies (CJP) visited Haifa Wednesday to distribute aid funds to victims of last week’s wildfires. “In these trying times, the...

Middle East

Senior Tehran Cleric Calls for ‘Retaliation’ After US Senate Ba...

“Now is the time for retaliation,” a senior Iranian cleric told worshippers in Tehran on Friday, following the US Senate’s...

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