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Posts Tagged: Israel Prize

February 23, 2022 1:35 pm

Technion Professor to Receive Israel Prize for Innovative Cancer Therapy Using Electric Fields

Israeli Minister of Education Yifat Shasha-Biton announced Wednesday that Prof. Yoram Palti of the Technion will receive the Israel Prize for entrepreneurship and technological innovation. Palti,...

August 12, 2021 2:12 pm

Acclaimed and Controversial Israeli Sculptor Igael Tumarkin Dies at 87

Acclaimed Israeli sculptor Igael Tumarkin, often considered the “bad boy” of Israeli art due to his controversial work and public statements, died Thursday at the...

April 2, 2019 2:56 pm

Rona Ramon to Be Posthumously Awarded Israel Prize for Education Activism

The late Rona Ramon, who passed away in December at the age of 54 after a battle with pancreatic cancer, will be posthumously awarded an...

December 28, 2018 9:39 am

World-Renowned Israeli Literary Figure Amos Oz Dies at Age 79

Israeli author Amos Oz, respected worldwide as one of his country’s leading intellectuals, passed away on Friday at the age of 79 from cancer. Born as...

May 2, 2018 8:10 am

Natalie Portman PR Fiasco Gets Cheers from BDS

In case you missed the recent, ground-shaking news: Academy Award-winning actress Natalie Portman declined to go to Israel to accept the Genesis Award, which recognizes...

March 19, 2018 11:15 am

Israel Prize for Lifetime Achievement to Go to Veteran Politician, Bereaved Mother - Former Israeli Foreign Minister David Levy and inspirational speaker Miriam Peretz, who lost two sons in battle, have been named as this year’s recipients...

May 12, 2016 9:40 am

Israel Prize-Winner Plans to Donate Cash Reward to Pro-Palestinian Group - Prof. David Shulman of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, a winner of the Israeli government’s prestigious Israel Prize, released a video announcing that he...

November 18, 2012 2:27 am

Renowned Israeli Composer Noam Sheriff Carries Jewish History on His Shoulders

NEW YORK—Noam Sheriff, conductor of the Haifa Symphony Orchestra and 2011 winner of the Israel Prize (largely regarded as the state's highest honor) in music,...


‘Disturbing Force’: Vandal Again Topples Menorah at San Diego S...

A man vandalized the Chabad House at San Diego State University on Sunday night, marking the third time since April 2021...


Israel’s Netanyahu Upbeat on Reform Compromise After Biden Reproach

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu voiced confidence on Wednesday that he would find compromise with the political opposition over his judicial overhaul after the contested reforms drew a strong reproach from US President Joe Biden. Israel "can't continue down this road," Biden told...

Middle East

Gulf States Call on US to Condemn Smotrich’s Comments on Palestinians

i24 News - The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) announced Sunday that it had written a letter to US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to condemn Israeli Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich’s...

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