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Posts Tagged: Bar-Ilan University

February 16, 2017 2:35 am

Ancient Shell Uncovered on Temple Mount Believed to Be From Sea Snail That Produced Blue Dye for Religious Garments

JNS.org - An ancient shell discovered on the Temple Mount is believed to be from the sea snail used to produce the vibrant blue dye that...

January 26, 2017 6:19 pm

Expert on US Plan to Cut Funding to International Bodies: In Trump Era, Palestinians Will Pay a Price for Peace Rejectionism

The Trump administration’s reported plan to cut funding to international bodies that give full membership to the Palestinian Authority or Palestinian Liberation Organization indicates a “change...

July 18, 2016 10:00 am

The Uri Weiss Affair and Bar-Ilan’s Cowardice

For years, the anti-Israel academic Left in Israeli universities has defended the "right" of anyone and everyone to boycott Israel. The BDS terrorists are just...

June 15, 2016 10:13 am

Israeli Company Creates Antibacterial Fabric

JNS.org - The Israeli company Nano Textile has invented a technology capable of making any fabric capable of killing bacteria. The technology prevents bacteria growth on...

May 12, 2016 9:35 am

Cuban-Jewish Women Make Landmark Visit to Israel

JNS.org - Ten Jewish women from Havana, Cuba, arrived in Israel on Tuesday as part of what organizers called an unprecedented nine-day visit sponsored by The...

May 11, 2016 6:00 pm

Israeli Study Reveals Faith in Iron Dome, Resilience Can Reduce Post-Trauma in Civilians Exposed to Hamas Rocket-Fire

A new Israeli study found that belief in the effectiveness of the Iron Dome missile defense system and inner resilience can reduce the symptoms of Post...

September 24, 2015 1:53 pm

Temple Mount Project Unearths Rare Seal Dating Back to King David Era

JNS.org - A rare stone seal that is believed to date back to the periods of King David and Solomon in the 10th century BCE was...

September 16, 2015 12:44 pm

Some Israeli Universities Rise, Others Drop in Global Rankings

JNS.org - Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Bar-Ilan University and Tel Aviv University all rose from the previous year in the prestigious QS World University...

August 4, 2015 12:24 am

Israeli Archaeologists Find Remnants of Gath, Home of Goliath the Giant

JNS.org - Israeli archaeologists at Bar-Ilan University have discovered an entrance gate and other remnants of the Philistine city of Gath, which was mentioned in the Bible as...

July 28, 2015 1:24 pm

Gaza Disengagement Reflections Pour In a Decade Later

JNS.org - This August marks the 10-year anniversary of Israel's unilateral pullout from the Gaza Strip. In the summer of 2005, then Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon ordered the...

March 11, 2015 12:09 pm

Israeli Arab Party’s Official Says Islamic State Learned Terror From Zionism

JNS.org - Raja Zaatra, a public relations official for the Joint Arab List political party in Israel, said the Islamic State terror group learned...

December 10, 2014 3:45 pm

U.S. Ambassador: America Not Giving Up on Israel Peace Talks

JNS.org - America will not give up on the prospect of Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations during the final two years of President Barack Obama's term,...

September 5, 2014 8:24 am

Palestinian Media Group Demands Arab TV Ban on Interviews With Israeli Jews

The fact that Israeli officials appear on Arab media has raised the ire of the Palestinian Journalists Syndicate (PJS). The PJS just issued a call for Arab...

June 17, 2014 10:21 am

Israel’s Phinergy Tests 1,100-Mile Range Electric Car; Aluminum-Air Battery System (VIDEO)

Israeli start-up Phinergy Ltd. is road testing a 1,100-mile range electric car based on a hybrid lithium-ion and aluminum-air battery system based on technology originating at Bar...


Hollywood Pays Tribute to Iconic Jewish Comic Jerry Lewis Following His Death at Age 91

A number of celebrities shared tributes to comedic legend Jerry Lewis, who died...

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...


With Kurdistan, Israel May Gain ‘Stable, Tolerant’ Ally in Fight Against Islamic Extremism

JNS.org - During the last several years, Israel has witnessed the crumbling...

Netanyahu and Putin to Hold Syria Talks, Amid Iranian Threat

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday in the Russian resort city of...

Venezuelan Jews Fleeing Turmoil Get ‘Lifeline’ in Israel, Despite New Challenges

JNS.org - As the political and economic situation in Venezuela becomes increasingly unstable, Jews...


Israel Expresses Solidarity with Finland After Country’s First Islamic Te...

JNS.org - The Israeli Foreign Ministry expressed solidarity with the Finnish people on Monday, several days after the European nation experienced...

Middle East

Hezbollah Says It Carried Out Drone Attack Against Islamic State on Lebanon...

JNS.org - Hezbollah said it has used a drone to strike an Islamic State position along the Lebanon-Syria border, in a...