Thursday, November 26th | 11 Kislev 5781

Subscribe

Israel

Proposed Knesset Law Would Create Memorial Day for Victims of the Spanish Inquisition

A new law proposed to the Israeli Knesset would create an official memorial day for the victims of the Inquisition. Created by the Catholic Church...

November 26, 2020 3:36 pm

American and Israeli Diplomats Mark Anniversary of 2008 Mumbai Terror Attacks

The US State Department and Israeli diplomats paid tribute to the victims of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks on Thursday, the twelfth anniversary of the event that left a young Jewish boy orphaned and scores...

‘Today, Peace Is Being Signed Mainly for Economic Reasons,’ Says CEO Of Top Israeli Bank

CTech - Whereas history has shown ties between nations are usually formed due to security or defense, Bank Leumi CEO Hanan Friedman, speaking on the morning of the first summit dedicated to enhancing relations between...

Netanyahu: ‘We’re Flying at Breakneck Speed Into a New Era in the Middle East’

i24 News - "We are flying at breakneck speed into a new era in the Middle East," Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday as he welcomed the first commercial flight from Dubai to Tel...

November 25, 2020 3:54 pm

‘Economic Relations With UAE Will Be Developed 10 Times Faster Than With Other Countries,’ Says Israeli Tech CEO

CTech - “In the United Arab Emirates, many have understood that while oil is a...

November 25, 2020 10:34 am

Israeli Envoy Calls for UN Action Against Iran Over Its Actions in Syria

JNS.org - Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Gilad Erdan has called on the UN...

November 25, 2020 10:22 am

Report: West Bank Car-Ramming Attack Thwarted by Israeli Security Forces

i24 News - Israeli Border Police forces shot at a driver who attempted to ram...

November 25, 2020 10:20 am

Israeli Military Sees 160 Percent Rise in Number of Females in Combat Roles

JNS.org - The number of women in combat roles in the Israeli Defense Forces has...

November 25, 2020 8:54 am

Netanyahu Promises Israel’s Ex-Spy in US a Warm Welcome Home

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has promised Jonathan Pollard, an American who spent 30 years in...

November 26, 2020 3:36 pm

Proposed Knesset Law Would Create Memorial Day for Victims of the Spanish Inquisition

A new law proposed to the Israeli Knesset would create an official memorial day for the victims of the Inquisition. Created by the Catholic Church in...

November 26, 2020 3:25 pm

American and Israeli Diplomats Mark Anniversary of 2008 Mumbai Terror Attacks

The US State Department and Israeli diplomats paid tribute to the victims of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks on Thursday, the twelfth anniversary of the...

November 26, 2020 10:25 am

‘Today, Peace Is Being Signed Mainly for Economic Reasons,’ Says CEO Of Top Israeli Bank

CTech - Whereas history has shown ties between nations are usually formed due to security or defense, Bank Leumi CEO Hanan Friedman, speaking on the...

November 26, 2020 10:17 am

Netanyahu: ‘We’re Flying at Breakneck Speed Into a New Era in the Middle East’

i24 News - "We are flying at breakneck speed into a new era in the Middle East," Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday as...

November 25, 2020 3:54 pm

‘Economic Relations With UAE Will Be Developed 10 Times Faster Than With Other Countries,’ Says Israeli Tech CEO

CTech - “In the United Arab Emirates, many have understood that while oil is a good thing, it’s not something that can be relied on,...

November 25, 2020 10:34 am

Israeli Envoy Calls for UN Action Against Iran Over Its Actions in Syria

JNS.org - Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Gilad Erdan has called on the UN Security Council to take immediate steps to end the Iranian...

November 25, 2020 10:22 am

Report: West Bank Car-Ramming Attack Thwarted by Israeli Security Forces

i24 News - Israeli Border Police forces shot at a driver who attempted to ram his vehicle into security personnel in A’Zaim crossing in the...

November 25, 2020 10:20 am

Israeli Military Sees 160 Percent Rise in Number of Females in Combat Roles

JNS.org - The number of women in combat roles in the Israeli Defense Forces has risen by 160 percent over the past six years, it...

November 25, 2020 8:54 am

Netanyahu Promises Israel’s Ex-Spy in US a Warm Welcome Home

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has promised Jonathan Pollard, an American who spent 30 years in US prison for spying for Israel, a warm welcome and...

November 24, 2020 11:48 am

New Innovative Vaccines Are Safe, Says Top Israeli Virologist

CTech - Coronavirus has wreaked havoc on the world for most of the past year, but new vaccines developed by Pfizer, Moderna, and others may...

November 24, 2020 11:35 am

United Front Against Iran Said to Be at Center of Netanyahu-Saudi Prince Talks

i24 News - The main issue raised during Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's reported meeting on Sunday was...

November 24, 2020 10:10 am

IDF, Shin Bet Bust Hamas Funding Network at Birzeit University

JNS.org - Five students at Birzeit University near Ramallah have been arrested for their role in a Hamas money transfer scheme in a joint operation...

November 23, 2020 12:08 pm

Meet the Israeli Company That Is Revolutionizing Disney’s Streaming Distribution

CTech - The video streaming industry has famously flourished during the Covid-19 era with Nielsen figures indicating an 85% leap in the number of users...

November 23, 2020 12:08 pm

Mastercard Ranks Israel as Best Country for Women Entrepreneurs

Israel is the best country for women entrepreneurs, according to a new ranking. The Jewish state was ranked first in the 2020 Mastercard Index of Women...

Culture

Leonard Cohen Receives Posthumous Grammy Nomination for Best Folk Album

The late legendary Jewish singer Leonard Cohen has received a posthumous nomination for...

Egyptian Celeb Faces Legal Action for Taking Photos With Israelis

Egyptian actor and rapper Mohamed Ramadan is facing legal action for causing "offense to the Egyptian people" after taking pictures...

Features

An Israeli Soldier Gives His All for Lonely Senior Citizens

JNS.org - “Between 11th and 12th grade, after a tough fencing session, I saw a television report about all these...

Why the UAE Wants Israeli Help to Secure Its Food Supplies

JNS.org - Food security is emerging as a key area in which the United Arab Emirates is eager for Israeli...

Young Global Jewry at Forefront of Fight Against COVID-19

Masa Israel Journey, a leader in immersive international experiences in Israel founded by the Jewish Agency and government of Israel,...

World

French Court Sentences Holocaust Denier Vincent Reynouard to New Jail Term

A notorious French Holocaust denier was jailed for four months by a court in Paris on Wednesday. 51-year-old Vincent Reynouard was convicted for posting a Holocaust denial video on YouTube in...

Opinion

When Will Jewish Refugees From Arab Nations Get the Justice They Deserve?

JNS.org - When the mainstream media and United Nations refer to refugees in the context of the Israeli -Palestinian conflict, they’re usually referring only to the so-called Palestinian refugees. While...

November 26, 2020 7:28 am

Middle East

Turkish Court Sentences 2016 Coup Leaders to Life in Jail

A Turkish court sentenced leaders of a 2016 attempted coup to life in jail on Thursday, convicting hundreds of army officers, pilots and civilians over a failed bid to topple...

Algemeiner.com

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.