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Posts Tagged: Israel Prize

March 19, 2024 4:24 pm

Israel Prize for Heroism Goes to Civilians Who Saved Dozens on Oct. 7

Israeli Education Minister Yoav Kisch announced on Tuesday that Menachem Kalmanson and Itiel Zohar — civilians from the West Bank settlement of Otniel who saved...

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,...


Palestinian Terrorists Murder Israeli Man, 66, in West Bank Town

i24 News - Tensions have escalated in Qalqilya, a Palestinian Authority territory, following the fatal shooting of an Israeli man in his car on Saturday morning. Later in the day...


Israeli Actress Shira Haas Wins Award for Role in Upcoming TV Series...

Israeli actress Shira Haas was awarded the Special Jury Prize at the Monte Carlo Television Festival on Tuesday night for...

Middle East

UN Committee Says Not Enough Evidence to Declare a Famine in Gaza

The United Nations Famine Review Committee (FRC), a panel of experts in international food security and nutrition, has cast doubt on the notion that the northern Gaza Strip is suffering...

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