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Spotify Now Available in Hebrew

CTech - Spotify Technology SA announced Wednesday it will launch a Hebrew-supported version across all devices in upcoming weeks. Spotify became available in Israel...

April 24, 2019 3:21 pm

Israel Security Firm VDOO Raises $32 Million, Brings Total to $45 Million

Israel's VDOO Connected Trust Ltd, which provides security automation for embedded devices, said on Wednesday it raised $32 million in a funding round led by venture capital firms WRVI Capital and GGV Capital. NTT Docomo, which...

Foreign Ministry Security Forces Prepare to Defend Israel’s Diplomats Overseas

Israel is a country facing multiple threats, but recently security forces have begun to concentrate on the possibility of terror attacks and other forms of violence against Israeli diplomats and officials overseas. According to the Israeli...

Netanyahu Bodyguard Seen Carrying State-of-the-Art Chinese Anti-Drone Rifle

One of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's bodyguards was seen on video Tuesday carrying an unusual weapon later identified as an anti-drone rifle. The video, published by Hebrew news site Mako, shows Netanyahu and his entourage...

April 23, 2019 3:42 pm

Hyundai, Dentsu Back Audio Search Engine AudioBurst With $10 Million Investment

CTech - Seoul-headquartered car maker Hyundai Motor Company and Tokyo-headquartered international public relations company Dentsu...

April 23, 2019 2:15 pm

Israel Tests an Incentive-Based Program to Fight Traffic Jams

CTech - The Israeli Ministry of Transportation is launching an incentive-based pilot program in an...

April 23, 2019 11:34 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Wants to Name New Golan Community After Trump In Honor of Recognition Move

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wants to name a new community in the Golan Heights...

April 23, 2019 9:20 am

Report: Netanyahu Offered Kulanu Party Leader Kahlon Foreign-Ministry Position

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu offered Kulanu Party leader Moshe Kahlon the Foreign Ministry...

April 23, 2019 9:07 am

Israel to Posthumously Honor Jewish Indian General

JNS.org - Israel will posthumously honor Jewish Indian Gen. Jack Jacob on April 30 with a...

April 24, 2019 3:21 pm

Spotify Now Available in Hebrew

CTech - Spotify Technology SA announced Wednesday it will launch a Hebrew-supported version across all devices in upcoming weeks. Spotify became available in Israel in March...

April 24, 2019 9:18 am

Israel Security Firm VDOO Raises $32 Million, Brings Total to $45 Million

Israel's VDOO Connected Trust Ltd, which provides security automation for embedded devices, said on Wednesday it raised $32 million in a funding round led by...

April 24, 2019 9:06 am

Foreign Ministry Security Forces Prepare to Defend Israel’s Diplomats Overseas

Israel is a country facing multiple threats, but recently security forces have begun to concentrate on the possibility of terror attacks and other forms of...

April 23, 2019 4:26 pm

Netanyahu Bodyguard Seen Carrying State-of-the-Art Chinese Anti-Drone Rifle

One of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's bodyguards was seen on video Tuesday carrying an unusual weapon later identified as an anti-drone rifle. The video, published...

April 23, 2019 3:42 pm

Hyundai, Dentsu Back Audio Search Engine AudioBurst With $10 Million Investment

CTech - Seoul-headquartered car maker Hyundai Motor Company and Tokyo-headquartered international public relations company Dentsu have invested $5 million each in Tel Aviv-based audio search...

April 23, 2019 2:15 pm

Israel Tests an Incentive-Based Program to Fight Traffic Jams

CTech - The Israeli Ministry of Transportation is launching an incentive-based pilot program in an effort to fight worsening traffic congestion in the country. The...

April 23, 2019 11:34 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Wants to Name New Golan Community After Trump In Honor of Recognition Move

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wants to name a new community in the Golan Heights after US President Donald Trump, in honor of the recent...

April 23, 2019 9:20 am

Report: Netanyahu Offered Kulanu Party Leader Kahlon Foreign-Ministry Position

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu offered Kulanu Party leader Moshe Kahlon the Foreign Ministry portfolio on Sunday, reported Israel’s Channel 13. The two, who have not...

April 23, 2019 9:07 am

Israel to Posthumously Honor Jewish Indian General

JNS.org - Israel will posthumously honor Jewish Indian Gen. Jack Jacob on April 30 with a plaque at the Ammunition Hill memorial site, reported Indian media...

April 22, 2019 4:38 pm

Israel Not Ready for Full-Scale War With Hezbollah, Nasrallah Claims

Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah claimed on Monday that Israel was not ready for a full-scale war with the Lebanese terrorist group, walking back previously reported...

April 22, 2019 2:45 pm

Israeli Supermodel Bar Refaeli to Pay Evaded Taxes for Earnings of $4.5 Million

CTech - Israeli model Bar Refaeli will be required to pay taxes on NIS 16 million ($4.45 million) worth of income from the years 2007-2014....

April 22, 2019 2:06 pm

IDF Dispels Rumors of Return of Body of Legendary Spy Eli Cohen

The body of legendary spy Eli Cohen is not being returned to Israel, despite some recent media reports to the contrary, the IDF clarified on...

April 22, 2019 1:02 pm

FDA Approves Israeli Company Teva’s Generic Nasal Spray for Opioid Overdose

CTech - On Friday, the US Food and Drug Administration announced the first-of-its-kind approval of a generic nasal spray for opioid overdose treatment, manufactured by...

April 22, 2019 10:00 am

Passover Snow Falls on Mount Hermon for First Time in 22 Years

JNS.org - Snow fell on Mount Hermon on Sunday during Passover for the first time in 22 years. With approximately eight inches of snow already on the...

Culture

Jewish Celebrities Share Passover Photos on Social Media

A number of Jewish celebrities took to social media over the weekend to share pictures from their Passover Seders and...

Irish Pro-Israel Groups Condemn BDS Boycott of Eurovision Song Contest

JNS.org - Several top Irish pro-Israel groups and leaders have signed an open letter...

Jewish Rapper Kosha Dillz to Host Passover Seders at Coachella

Jewish rapper Kosha Dillz will host a number of Passover Seders during the second weekend of the Coachella music festival in California...

Features

Israel’s Information War Is as Important as Its Military One

In recent months, the Israeli defense establishment has made increasing use of “information...

Next Israeli Government Could Soon Face New Iranian Terrorist Challenges

In Saturday's early hours, when the attention of most Israelis was focused on...

Bubbe’s Passover, Circa 2019: Feeding the Soul While Staying Healthy

JNS.org - Sweet gefilte fish with a dollop of eye-watering horseradish. Fluffy matzah...

World

Former Vice President Biden Launches White House Bid as Democrat Frontrunne...

Former US Vice President Joe Biden, a moderate who has made his appeal to working-class voters who deserted the Democrats in...

Opinion

Sanders Slanders Israel … Again

JNS.org - Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.), who is running for president again, has added another “pearl” to his library of remarks about Israel, characterizing its right-wing government as “racist.” As with his previous attacks,...

Middle East

Morocco’s Jewish Community to Hold First Democratic Elections in Five Dec...

JNS.org - Morocco’s Jewish community will hold its first elections in half a century to select its communal representatives. King Mohammed VI...

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