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November 20, 2013 3:20 pm

Al Arabiya Chief: Obama Boosting Iran’s Confidence to Become Nuclear Country

Abdul Rahman Al-Rashed,  the current director of Saudi-owned news outlet Al-Arabiya made highly critical remarks in a recent interview with Al-Sharq Al-Awsat about the United...

November 20, 2013 2:30 pm

Tel Aviv Stock Exchange Hits Record Mark

The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange saw a record day Wednesday, hitting 1,344 points, above the all-time high closing level of 1,341.9 points on April...

November 20, 2013 1:27 pm

Israel First Country to Sell Innovative 3D Printed Underwear (VIDEO)

There's no need for Israelis to get their panties in a twist. That's because Israel is set to become the first country in which 3-D...

November 20, 2013 1:08 pm

Israel Land Authority Planning Thousands of Homes Across Green Line

The Israel Land Authority has decided to finance the planning of tens of thousands of housing units in the West Bank, Globes reported Tuesday. The website...

November 20, 2013 1:01 pm

Poll: Few Americans Think Easing Sanctions Would Halt Iran’s Nuclear Drive

A majority of Americans support easing economic sanctions on Iran in exchange for restrictions on its nuclear program, but fewer believe the deal would...

November 19, 2013 4:30 pm

Palestinian Authority Arrests Critical Journalists in Widespread Crackdown (VIDEO)

Palestinian journalists are fed up with what they perceive to be a crackdown on the press in the West Bank, and they recently took to...

November 19, 2013 3:13 pm

New York Times Admits to Bad Photo Choice for Story About Murdered Israeli Soldier

The New York Times on Tuesday admitted to a "poor choice" after receiving heavy criticism for publishing a photo of a weeping Palestinian woman as...

November 19, 2013 2:55 pm

18th Century Haggadah, Found in Garage, Expected to Sell for £500,000 at Auction (VIDEO)

An 18th-century Haggadah found by chance in a Manchester garage is promising to offer a huge payday for its owner, the Daily Mail reported on...

November 19, 2013 12:54 pm

Israel Finance Minister Lapid: 5% Yearly Growth ‘Not Out of the Question’

Israel's Finance Minister Yair Lapid downplayed concerns there could be an economic slowdown in the country, saying that an average yearly growth rate above 5%...

November 19, 2013 11:54 am

Report: Israel Defense Forces Searching Northern Border Towns for Hezbollah Tunnels

Israel is on high alert, fearing that the Lebanese terror organization Hezbollah may have built an underground tunnel into the Jewish state, Lebanese security sources...

November 18, 2013 4:35 pm

Jewish Agency’s Sharansky Asks if Iran’s Rouhani is the New Gorbachev

For Natan Sharansky, former Israeli politician, Soviet dissident, and current Chair of the Executive of the Jewish Agency for Israel, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's global...

November 18, 2013 4:20 pm

Busted: Former Chair of Major UK Israel Boycott Group Caught Buying Crack, Crystal Meth

The former chairman of a British consumer cooperative known for its aggressive boycotts of the Jewish state is at the center of a major controversy...

November 18, 2013 3:46 pm

Israeli Doctors Treat Hamas PM Haniyeh’s Granddaughter

Israeli doctors are treating the infant granddaughter of Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh, who was transferred to a hospital in Israel for medical treatment, her...

November 18, 2013 12:01 pm

France’s Hollande Calls for Ending Settlement Construction at Meeting With Abbas

At a news conference with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in Ramallah on Monday, French President Francois Hollande called on Israel to completely stop settlement construction...


Mourning a Jewish Man of Laughter

He was a prankster who loved to wear purple. He was a devoted father of two young girls. His phone...

Food Scholar Adam Richman Shares Emotional Moment at the Western Wall

Jewish TV personality and food expert Adam Richman visited the Western Wall in...


New ‘Brave’ Approach to Combating Antisemitism on College Campuses

JNS.org - A new project called “Brave” is bringing together veterans of the...

In an Era of BDS, Kids Connect to Israel at Summer Camp

JNS.org - Aviva Weinstein fell in love with Israel thousands of miles from the Jewish homeland -- at Camp Ramah...

An Incredible Auschwitz Exhibit and Experience Comes to New York

  JNS.org - A new exhibit at New York City’s Museum of Jewish Heritage-A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is filled...


Jewish Leader Sees Far-Right Extremism as Posing “Greatest DangerR...

In a newspaper interview published over the weekend, the head of Germany's Jewish community stated that right-wing extremism posed the...


Jordan Calls for Removal of Israeli Ambassador, Considers Review of Peace T...

  JNS.org - The Jordanian parliament called for the expulsion of the Israeli ambassador and the removal of the Jordanian envoy...

Middle East

Palestinian Authority Bans LGBTQ Activity in West Bank

  JNS.org - The Palestinian Authority has decided to ban Palestinians who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) from politically organizing in the West Bank. The move came as the...


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