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Netanyahu in Passover Greeting: Story of the Jewish People ‘Has No Parallel’

Newly re-elected Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu issued a Passover greeting in a video published on social media on Friday, ahead of the start...

April 19, 2019 1:34 pm

‘The Palestinians Led to the Downfall of the Left,’ Says Former Israeli Education Minister

JNS.org -  “Last week we received more proof that there is strong movement [in Israel] toward the extreme right, and legitimization of [Rabbi Meir] Kahane’s ideas. That’s a disaster that will worsen if those who...

Teva Execs Topped TASE’s High Earners List for 2018

CTech - With an annual salary of NIS 121.7 million ($33.9 million), including his NIS 20 million ($5.57 million) signing bonus, Teva CEO Kåre Schultz is the the highest earning executive on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange....

Top IDF General: Hezbollah Still Plans to Invade Parts of Northern Israel in Future War

Hezbollah has not abandoned its plans to invade parts of northern Israel during a future conflict, a top IDF office said in interview excerpts published on Thursday. “We, of course, will not let that happen,” outgoing...

April 18, 2019 10:37 am

Israel Sets Up Innovation Incubators in Country’s Rural Areas

CTech - The Israel Innovation Authority (IIA), the government’s tech investment arm, is launching another venture intended to...

April 18, 2019 10:01 am

IDF Demolishes Home of Drive-By Shooter Barghouti

JNS.org - The home of Salih Barghouti, who mowed down a group of commuters outside the...

April 17, 2019 3:16 pm

Israeli President Tasks Netanyahu With Forming New Government

Israel's president on Wednesday nominated Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to head the next government, after...

April 17, 2019 2:58 pm

Fresh Off Israeli Election Victory, Netanyahu Named One of Time’s 100 Most Influential People of 2019

Fresh off his electoral victory last week, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been named...

April 17, 2019 10:44 am

Israel and Finland Announce Digital Health Collaboration

CTech - The Israeli government's tech investment arm and the Israel-Europe Research and Development Directorate (ISERD)...

April 19, 2019 1:34 pm

Netanyahu in Passover Greeting: Story of the Jewish People ‘Has No Parallel’

Newly re-elected Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu issued a Passover greeting in a video published on social media on Friday, ahead of the start of...

April 19, 2019 10:44 am

‘The Palestinians Led to the Downfall of the Left,’ Says Former Israeli Education Minister

JNS.org -  “Last week we received more proof that there is strong movement [in Israel] toward the extreme right, and legitimization of [Rabbi Meir] Kahane’s...

April 19, 2019 10:28 am

Teva Execs Topped TASE’s High Earners List for 2018

CTech - With an annual salary of NIS 121.7 million ($33.9 million), including his NIS 20 million ($5.57 million) signing bonus, Teva CEO Kåre Schultz is the...

April 18, 2019 2:36 pm

Top IDF General: Hezbollah Still Plans to Invade Parts of Northern Israel in Future War

Hezbollah has not abandoned its plans to invade parts of northern Israel during a future conflict, a top IDF office said in interview excerpts published...

April 18, 2019 10:37 am

Israel Sets Up Innovation Incubators in Country’s Rural Areas

CTech - The Israel Innovation Authority (IIA), the government’s tech investment arm, is launching another venture intended to encourage local entrepreneurship in Israel’s rural areas. With an overall...

April 18, 2019 10:01 am

IDF Demolishes Home of Drive-By Shooter Barghouti

JNS.org - The home of Salih Barghouti, who mowed down a group of commuters outside the southern Samaria town of Ofra in December, was destroyed by...

April 17, 2019 3:16 pm

Israeli President Tasks Netanyahu With Forming New Government

Israel's president on Wednesday nominated Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to head the next government, after he won the backing of a majority of members of...

April 17, 2019 2:58 pm

Fresh Off Israeli Election Victory, Netanyahu Named One of Time’s 100 Most Influential People of 2019

Fresh off his electoral victory last week, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been named one of Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people of 2019. This...

April 17, 2019 10:44 am

Israel and Finland Announce Digital Health Collaboration

CTech - The Israeli government's tech investment arm and the Israel-Europe Research and Development Directorate (ISERD) announced on Tuesday a digital health collaboration between Israel and...

April 17, 2019 10:33 am

Report: Israeli Tech Saw $1.55 Billion in Investments in the First Quarter of 2019

CTech - Israeli startups raised a total of $1.55 billion in the first quarter of 2019 across 128 deals, according to a new report published Tuesday...

April 17, 2019 10:02 am

Event Software Maker Bizzabo Raises $27 Million in Private Funding

Bizzabo, a US-Israeli maker of software to manage and personalize professional events, said on Wednesday it raised $27 million in a funding round led by...

April 17, 2019 9:58 am

Got the Munchies? Israeli Company Raises $1 Million to Infuse Cannabis in Pizza

JNS.org - Cannibble FoodTech Ltd., has raised more than $1 million to infuse pizza with cannabis, announced the Israeli food company on Monday. Cannibble, through 1,100 backers,...

April 16, 2019 3:56 pm

Israeli Court Upholds Deportation of Human Rights Watch Official Over Alleged BDS Support

The director of the Israeli office of Human Rights Watch on Tuesday lost his appeal against deportation, having been accused of promoting pro-Palestinian boycotts of Israel, the...

April 16, 2019 11:54 am

Israel Parliament Panel Criticizes Bank Regulator, Seeks More Oversight

A parliamentary panel has proposed lawmakers oversee Israel's banking regulator after blaming the central bank for being too lax on regulation that led to high-profile...

Culture

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...

Jewish Professor and Poet Discusses His New Book of Poetry

Baruch November is a professor of English at Touro College in Manhattan. His poems have appeared in The Forward, The...

‘Today’ Show Anchor Savannah Guthrie Takes Helicopter Tour of ‘Magical’ Israel

"Today" show co-anchor Savannah Guthrie recently took a helicopter tour...

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

US Envoy: Israeli-Palestinian Plan Will Not Include Land Transfer From Egyp...

US President Donald Trump's Middle East peace plan will not involve giving land from Egypt's Sinai Peninsula to the Palestinians,...

Opinion

Alan Dershowitz Should Come Clean About Qatar

Alan Dershowitz published a blistering response to my column asking him why he was publicly pressuring Israel to create a Palestinian state when he would not publicly pressure Qatar, whom...

Middle East

Turkey Arrests Suspected Spies for UAE, Probing Khashoggi Link

Turkey has arrested two intelligence operatives who confessed to spying on Arab nationals for the United Arab Emirates, and it is probing whether the arrival in Turkey of one of...

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