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Father Of Stabbed Soldier: 'He Was Covered In Bloo...

Article by Ari Yashar | Published 05/30/16 | Comments (0)

Father gives harrowing account of how he tried to stop his son's bleeding after he was stabbed by an Arab with a screwdriver. The father of the 19-year-ol...

   
 

It's Official - Knesset Approves Liberman As Defen...

Article by Hezki Baruch | Published 05/30/16 | Comments (0)

Knesset votes 55 to 43 to approve Yisrael Beytenu chief as Defense Minister. The Knesset voted on Monday to approve Avigdor Liberman’s appointment as Def...

   
 

Ben Gurion: The World's Most Secure Airport?

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/30/16 | Comments (0)

Tel Aviv, Israel (CNN)As security concerns mount at international airports, more security officials are turning to Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion International ...

   
 

Tragedy: Forgotten In Car, Ashdod Toddler Dies

Article by Eliana Royzen | Published 05/30/16 | Comments (0)

18-month-old toddler, Eliyahu Weingott z”l, had been left in a car for several hours in the blistering heat. Rescue forces were called to the scene of a ...

   
 

Yerushalayim City Hall Angers Chareidim By Adding A Jew...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/30/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem chareidi city councilmen are angered over the fact City Hall has employed a Jewish Shabbos enforcement inspector, who this past Shabbos joined the oth...

   
 

Arab Youths Arrested For Brutal Attack On Elderly Jewis...

Article by Ari Soffer | Published 05/30/16 | Comments (0)

Stabbing attack in Jerusalem earlier this month left two women in their 80s seriously injured; terrorists planned second attack. Three Arab terrorists who stab...

   
 

How Prepared Is Israel In The Event Of A Massive Missil...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/30/16 | Comments (0)

Coinciding with national emergency week, as the IDF determines the level of national preparedness, the National Emergency Authority (NEA) conducted a study to d...

   
 

Russia To Return Israeli Tank Captured 34 Years Ago

Article by Tazpit News Agency | Published 05/29/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu expressed his gratitude to Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday for signing a presidential decree ordering...

   
 

Secular Parents Furious Over Beit Shemesh Separation

Article by Shoshana Miskin | Published 05/29/16 | Comments (0)

Outcry as Beit Shemesh Municipality holds educational event with gender separation. Municipality: 'This allowed 75% of parents to attend.' The Educa...

   
 

Netanyahu Rejects Coalition Crisis Compromise

Article by Uzi Baruch | Published 05/29/16 | Comments (0)

Minister Litzman suggests compromise on Security Cabinet standoff, but while Bennett agrees to it, PM dismisses the proposal. Health Minister Ya'akov Litz...

   
 

President Rivlin Awarded Honorary Doctorate, Delivers K...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 05/29/16 | Comments (0)

 President Reuven Rivlin was this evening (Sunday) awarded an Honorary Doctorate from Hebrew University at a convocation ceremony held at the University&rs...

   
 

Rabbonim of Old City Appeal To Close Jewish Quarter To...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/29/16 | Comments (0)

In a letter to Head Police Commander of the Yerushalayim district Yuram Halevi, eight Rabbonim of the Old City asked him not to allow Arabs to pass through the ...

   
 

Israel Arrests Palestinian Suspects In Yerushalayim Bus...

Article by AP | Published 05/29/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem -  Israel’s internal security service says it has arrested six Palestinians from the West Bank suspected of preparing explosives and plan...

   
 

Israel Police: Potentially Incriminating Fraud Evidence...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/29/16 | Comments (0)

(JTA) — A probe into alleged fraud and misuse of public funds at the Israeli prime minister’s residence yielded evidence that police said may su...

   
 

Rabbi Avrohom "Ace" Klatzko and Friends Help ...

Article by JBN | Published 05/29/16 | Comments (0)

"In the late hours of Saturday night crisis was averted. Five American tourists from the NEW YORK area saved the day. Mr. Y Nadoff, Mr. J Newman, Rab. A Klatzko...

   
 

Calls For Revenge As Terrorist Killed By Elor Azariya B...

Article by David Rosenberg | Published 05/28/16 | Comments (0)

Terrorist killed after being neutralized was laid to rest in Hevron on Saturday, as residents waved Hamas flags calling for revenge. The family of Abedel Fatt...

   
 

New Website Connects ‘Secret Jews’ With The...

Article by Tazpit News Agency | Published 05/27/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - A piece of 21st century technology may help address a historical wrong from the 15th century whose consequences still reverberate today. Descendan...

   
 

Israeli Ex-officers Issue Peace Plan, Condemn Gov'...

Article by AP | Published 05/27/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - A group of more than 200 Israeli military and intelligence officers are criticizing the government for a lack of action in resolving the Israeli-P...

   
 

Shipment To Manufacture Rockets In Gaza Intercepted

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/27/16 | Comments (0)

B’chasdei Hashem, a large shipment of pipes for use to manufacture mortar rockets was intercepted on the way to Gaza. The shipment also contained dozens o...

   
 

Report: New Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau to Cut Shor...

Article by Ruthie Blum | Published 05/27/16 | Comments (0)

Canada’s pro-Israel ambassador to the Jewish state is reportedly having her tenure cut short by new Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who is shuffling appo...

   
 

Israel Provides Disaster-Relief Supplies to Sri Lanka A...

Article by Shiryn Ghermazian | Published 05/27/16 | Comments (0)

Israel’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) announced on Thursday that it is providing Sri Lanka with $2,000 worth of supplies to help residents of&n...

   
 

Environment Minister Resigns In Protest Of Liberman...

Article by Reuters | Published 05/27/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Israel’s centrist environment minister announced he was resigning on Friday in protest at the inclusion of ultra-nationalist Avigdor Lieberm...

   
 

Empire State Building Will Shine Blue And White For Cel...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/27/16 | Comments (0)

The Empire State Building will shine blue and white on June 5—mirroring the colors of the Israeli flag—for the annual Celebrate Israel Parade and ...

   
 

Lag BaOmer in Boyan (JDN Photo Essay)

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 05/27/16 | Comments (0)

ל"ג בעומר בחצר הקודש באיאן Lag Buomer in Boyan בהדלקה המרכזית במירון צילום: אברומי ברגר אייר תש...

   
 

Lag BaOmer with ZAKA Helping in Meron (JDN Photo Essay)

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 05/26/16 | Comments (0)

זק"א ביים ארוסיהעלפן אין מירון Zaka helping out in Miron אייר תשע"ו          &n...

   
 

Lag BaOmer in Meron (JDN Photo Essay)

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 05/26/16 | Comments (0)

ל"ג בעומר אין מירון צילום: אברומי ברגר Lag Buomer in Miron אייר תשע"ו         ...

   
 

Authorities Blame Charedi Community for Fires in Yerush...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/26/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem Fire Deputy Chief accuses haredim of not taking proper precautions: ‘They like huge bonfires but do not listen.’ Deputy Chief of Jerusale...

   
 

Thousands Visit Shimon Hatzadik, Restore Yerushalayim

Article by Hezki Baruch | Published 05/26/16 | Comments (0)

Ever-growing numbers visit once Jewish neighborhood in Jerusalem in a Lag B'Omer tradition to rival Meron. Thousands of Jews visited the tomb of Shimon Ha...

   
 

Wach: Rav Yaakov Meir Schechter Of Breslov On Lag BaOme...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/26/16 | Comments (0)

Rav Yaakov Meir Schechter Of Breslov On Lag BaOmer 5776 - 2016 (Video) ...

   
 

IAF Airstrike Hits Hamas Sites After Gaza Rocket Attack...

Article by AP | Published 05/26/16 | Comments (0)

Israel - The Israeli military says its aircraft have struck two Hamas militant sites in southern Gaza in response to rocket fire toward Israel. No one was ha...

   
 

Watch: Homes Evacuated Across Yerushalayim As Lag BaOme...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/26/16 | Comments (0)

Out of control blaze in Ramot forest likely caused by Lag BaOmer bonfire, while fires rage near Gilo neighborhood and Mevaseret. Fires broke out across the cap...

   
 

Grand Opening Jerusalem Light Festival (Videos & Ph...

Article by BJLife/Sharon Altshul | Published 05/26/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem, Israel - May 26, 2016 - Lag BaOmer 5766 -With the twenty-fifth of Iyar, most of Israel prepares for Lag B'Omer and huge all-night bonfires to ce...

   
 

Fire at the Mir Yeshiva in Yerushalayim

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/26/16 | Comments (0)

A fire broke out at the Mir Yeshiva in Yerushalayim a short time ago. The fire department is on the scene. Baruch Hashem there are no reports of injuries at thi...

   
 

Israel's New Defense Chief Lieberman Jokes About C...

Article by Reuters | Published 05/25/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - In first remarks as Israel’s designated defense minister, right-wing settler Avigdor Lieberman joked about his fiery reputation: “I ha...

   
 

U.S. Says New Israeli Coalition Raises 'Legitimate...

Article by Reuters | Published 05/25/16 | Comments (0)

Washington - Reports of Israel’s new right-wing governing coalition raise “legitimate questions” about the direction of Israeli policy but t...

   
 

Newly Sworn In MK Glick Vows To End Har HaBayis Davenin...

Article by Lahav Harkov | Published 05/26/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - A year and a half after surviving an assassination attempt and being told he may never walk again, Yehudah Glick strode onstage in the Knesset&rsq...

   
 

Happy Lag BaOmer from Baltimore Residents of Ramat Beit...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 05/25/16 | Comments (0)

Ramat Beit Shemesh - May 25, 2016 - Lag BaOmer 5766 - With Lag BaOmer celebrations already underway in Eretz Yisrael, Chana & Jeremy Staiman, formerly of Ba...

   
 

Hagaon HaRav Chaim Kanievsky Comments On Travel To Mero...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/25/16 | Comments (0)

HaGaon HaRav Chaim Kanievsky, shlita is quoted saying one who is a “big masmid” and will learn during the bus ride to Meron may travel to the Rashbi...

   
 

Israel's Fire Service On High Alert Ahead Of Lag B...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/25/16 | Comments (0)

Israel’s Fire Service is on alert ahead of Lag B’Omer, with an emphasis on chareidi areas where at times, Lag B’Omer gets out of hand. Fire tr...

   
 

B’Tselem Cuts Ties With IDF Over ‘Whitewash...

Article by AP | Published 05/25/16 | Comments (0)

Israel - A leading Israeli rights group said Wednesday it will stop seeking investigations of Israeli soldiers suspected of abusing Palestinians, arguing that...

   
 

Iran's Defense Minister: 'Zionist Conspiracy&...

Article by Jerusalem Post | Published 05/25/16 | Comments (0)

Tehran - Iranian Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan told reporters on Tuesday that the Iraq and Syrian conflicts are a result of a deep, long-term plot hatched ...

   
 

'For Those Who Care About Israel, This Is A Dark H...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/25/16 | Comments (0)

New York - The removal of Moshe Ya’alon as defense minister and the elevation of Yisrael Beytenu chief Avigdor Liberman in his stead is the latest manif...

   
 

Israel's New Defense Minister Could Clash With His...

Article by AP | Published 05/25/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Israel’s incoming defense minister once called for bombing Egypt, suggested just weeks ago that Israel kill Hamas’ leader in the Gaza ...

   
 

Security Minister Orders Freeze on Returning Bodies of ...

Article by Jerusalem Post | Published 05/25/16 | Comments (0)

Israel - Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan has order a halt on the return of bodies of Palestinians killed while carrying out terror attacks, following a f...

   
 

Saving The Dead Sea Scrolls From Looters, Hundreds Flo...

Article by Tazpit News Agency | Published 05/25/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - An extraordinary archaeological excavation has been going on in Israel for over a week now, with more than 500 volunteers from Israel and abroad s...

   
 

1000s Unable to Get Bus Tickets to Meron for Lag B'...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/25/16 | Comments (0)

As a result of lower fares and discounts for children, there are more people trying to get to Meron for Lag B’Omer than ever before. This has led to thous...

   
 

Israel Boasts Low Unemployment In April 2016

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/25/16 | Comments (0)

The official unemployment rate for April 2016 is 4.9%, representing a drop from March when unemployment was 5.3%. According to Israel’s Central Bureau of ...

   
 

Yom Iyun On Ethiopian Aliyah In Jerusalem (Photo Essay)

Article by BJLife/Sharon Altshul | Published 05/25/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem, Israel - May 25, 2016 - The Ethiopian Aliyah was the topic of the annual RCA Israel Region and World Zionist Organization Yom Iyun held in Weizmann H...

   
 

What Did Liberman Give Up On In Joining The Coalition?

Article by Ari Yashar | Published 05/25/16 | Comments (0)

Coalition agreement details show that aside from folding on death penalty law, Liberman made a key concession on being a minister. Yisrael Beytenu chairperson...

   
 

Netanyahu Signs Coalition Deal, Names Lieberman Defense...

Article by Reuters | Published 05/25/16 | Comments (0)

Israel - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his choice for defense minister, ultranationalist Avigdor Lieberman, signed a coalition agreement on Wednesday ...

   
 

Global War on Terror a ‘7th-Century Clash Involvi...

Article by Lea Speyer | Published 05/23/16 | Comments (0)

Today’s global fight against terrorism can be characterized as a “seventh-century clash involving 21st-century weapons,” an Israeli parliame...

   
 

Police Intervene As Rabbi Pinto Is Targeted By Extortio...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/23/16 | Comments (0)

Rabbi Yoshiyahu Pinto, who entered prison about four months ago, has been targeted by criminals in a nearby cell who have been threatening the rav to extort mon...

   
 

Tefilos Requested For Rosh Kollel From Har Nof After Co...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/23/16 | Comments (0)

Rosh Kollel Mikdosh Sholom HaGaon HaRav Shalom Tanji, Shlita, a well-known talmid chacham who lives in the Har Nof neighborhood of Yerushalayim is in need of th...

   
 

'Would They Force Arabs To Hide Their Kheffiyehs?&...

Article by Shimon Cohen | Published 05/23/16 | Comments (0)

Member of band ordered by King David Hotel to remove kippot and tuck in tzitzit tells Arutz Sheva about the shocking discrimination. Aviya Grushko, the percus...

   
 

Likud-Yisrael Beytenu Coalition Talks Resume

Article by Chaim Lev | Published 05/23/16 | Comments (0)

Coalition talks between the Likud and Yisrael Beytenu parties resumed after Liberman said earlier they reached a “dead end”. Coalition talks betwee...

   
 

Newest MK Yehuda Glick Gets Armed Bodyguard

Article by Hezki Baruch | Published 05/23/16 | Comments (0)

Rabbi Yehuda Glick to be sworn in on Wednesday; continued threats on his life prompt special security measures. On Monday the Knesset Guard Sergeant-at-Arms Br...

   
 

Netanyahu Proclaims Support For Peace, Despite French R...

Article by AP | Published 05/23/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Israel’s leader on Monday reiterated his support for the establishment of a Palestinian state, seeking to persuade critics that he remains c...

   
 

NGO Requests Gender-Separate Route At Meron Be Banned

Article by Jerusalem Post | Published 05/23/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - The Center for Women’s Justice has called on the Religious Services Ministry to prohibit gender segregation at the approaches to the site of...

   
 

Trial Of Chevron Shooter: IDF Soldier Denies Manslaught...

Article by Jerusalem Post | Published 05/23/16 | Comments (0)

Israel - The “Hebron shooter,” Elor Azaria, on Monday denied all of the manslaughter allegations against him for shooting Abdel Fatal al-Sharif in...

   
 

Right-Wing Activist Glick Ascends Temple Mount For Last...

Article by Jerusalem Post | Published 05/23/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Right-wing activist Yehuda Glick ascended the Temple Mount on Monday for the last time before his swearing-in as the newest MK in Likud. The long...

   
 

Israel Resumes Cement Shipments For Gaza Reconstruction...

Article by Reuters | Published 05/23/16 | Comments (0)

Gaza - Israel resumed cement shipments to the Gaza Strip on Monday, ending a 45-day-old ban it imposed after it accused the Palestinian enclave’s Hamas ...

   
 

'Son Of Hamas' : Islam Is The Problem

Article by Jerusalem Post | Published 05/23/16 | Comments (0)

New York - Mosab Hassan Yousef – the “Green Prince” – who worked as an Israeli spy, said “the Jewish nation is dear to me and whe...

   
 

Ross: White House Took 'conscious Decision To Try ...

Article by Jerusalem Post | Published 05/23/16 | Comments (0)

New York -  Barack Obama is one of five presidents in modern history who has made a “conscious decision to try to distance [himself and his adminis...

   
 

Netanyahu Rejects Paris Initiative In Meeting With Fren...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/23/16 | Comments (0)

Israeli prime minister rejects French initiative in meeting with French counterpart Manuel Valls; calls for direct negotiations. Israeli Prime Minister Binyami...

   
 

White House: We Look Forward To Working With Liberman A...

Article by Jerusalem Post | Published 05/23/16 | Comments (0)

New York - The US is looking forward to working with the next Israeli defense minister, a senior White House official said Sunday. His words and those of the ...

   
 

Stabbing Attack Thwarted North of Yerushalayim

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/23/16 | Comments (0)

Female terrorist attempts to stab Border Police at checkpoint. An Arab terrorist attempted to stab Israeli Border Police officers at a checkpoint north of Jeru...

   
 

Iranian Art Displayed In Jerusalem (Photo Essay)

Article by BJLife/Sharon Altshul | Published 05/22/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem, Israel - May 22, 2016 - The politics and culture of Iran over the last 40 years are reflected in a new temporary exhibit at the Museum for Islamic Ar...

   
 

B’chasdei Hashem No Fatalities or Injuries in Sho...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/22/16 | Comments (0)

B’chasdei Hashem no one was killed or injured when gunfire was directed at a bus transporting students in Gush Etzion, near the Arab village of Tuqwa, w...

   
 

Israeli Official: 'Facebook, Google Are Part Of Th...

Article by Jerusalem Post | Published 05/22/16 | Comments (0)

New York - The Israeli government will pass legislation against social media and Internet giants like Facebook and Google if they do not take steps to curb an...

   
 

Meir Porush Set To Resign As MK To Allow Former MK Yaak...

Article by Jerusalem Post | Published 05/22/16 | Comments (0)

Israel - Following months of severe tensions within United Torah Judaism, Deputy Education Minister Meir Porush will finally step down as an MK to allow Yaako...

   
 

After Shakeup, Israeli PM Says He Still Strives For Pea...

Article by AP | Published 05/22/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Israel’s prime minister says his government will continue pushing for peace with the Palestinians, even after adding an ultranationalist par...

   
 

King David Hotel Orders Jewish Band To Remove Yarmulkas...

Article by Tova Dvorin | Published 05/22/16 | Comments (0)

Top Jerusalem hotel allegedly confronted band playing for Arab workers, said religious garb would be 'insulting.' One of Jerusalem's top hotels ...

   
 

Gaza Rebuilding Falls By The Wayside As Arab States Lea...

Article by Sean Savage | Published 05/22/16 | Comments (0)

When it comes to the security situation at Israel’s borders in recent years, no border has been more perilous for the Jewish state as its southern bound...

   
 

Israel Has World’s 6th-Highest Life Expectancy, W...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/22/16 | Comments (0)

Despite ongoing security threats and regional instability, Israelis can expect to live well into their 80s, according to the World Health Organization’s...

   
 

Shekel Loses More Ground Against Dollar

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/22/16 | Comments (0)

The dollar has been boosted by US Fed minutes, which revealed that a June rate hike is an option. The shekel is again weakening in early afternoon inter-bank ...

   
 

Group That Helped Sell Iran Nuke Deal Also Funded Media

Article by AP | Published 05/22/16 | Comments (0)

Washington -  A group the White House recently identified as a key surrogate in selling the Iran nuclear deal gave National Public Radio $100,000 last ye...

   
 

Danon Defeats UN Ban On Israel Exhibit

Article by Uzi Baruch | Published 05/22/16 | Comments (0)

Ambassador hails 'a clear victory for Israeli truth,' as UN folds on censoring Zionist exhibit on Jewish connection to Jerusalem. Israeli Ambassador...

   
 

Bringing Yisrael Beytenu Into Gov't Won't Imp...

Article by Ari Soffer | Published 05/22/16 | Comments (0)

In cabinet meeting, Netanyahu says he's still willing to engage in diplomatic process with Palestinians, with help of 'regional actors.' Prime ...

   
 

J-Street Was Paid By Obama Administration To Promote Ir...

Article by Ari Soffer | Published 05/21/16 | Comments (0)

Liberal Jewish group received $576,000 to advocate for Iran nuclear deal, belying its 'pro-Israel' pretensions. J-Street received more than half a mi...

   
 

Barak Blasts 'Fascist' Government Following Y...

Article by Elad Benari | Published 05/20/16 | Comments (0)

Former Defense Minister says the government is "showing signs of fascism", warns against Liberman being appointed Defense Minister. Former Prime Minister and ...

   
 

State Dept. Caught Lying About UN's Anti-Israel Bi...

Article by Ari Yashar | Published 05/20/16 | Comments (0)

UN Watch debunks State Dept. figures that tried to justify Obama's legitimization of the hostile UNHRC. The US State Department was caught lying by UN Wat...

   
 

Yerushalayim’s Gazelle Park To Be Closed On Shabb...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/20/16 | Comments (0)

The Yerushalayim municipality recently stipulated that the Society for the Protection of Nature which won the tender to operate Yerushalayim’s new Gazel...

   
 

Belgium Rejects Financial Aid Request By Daughters Of S...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/20/16 | Comments (0)

Belgium’s government refused to provide financial assistance requested by the daughters of Israeli parents who were killed in the 2014 terror attack on ...

   
 

Rivlin Is 'Greatly Saddened' By Ya'alon&...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/20/16 | Comments (0)

President says resignation is 'understandable, even appropriate,' but hopes outgoing minister will 'soon return to serve.' President Reuven...

   
 

US 'Looks Forward' To Ya'alon's Suc...

Article by Ari Yashar | Published 05/20/16 | Comments (0)

State Dept. says it appreciates Ya'alon's leadership, belying a rocky relationship in which he called Kerry 'messianic.' US President Barac...

   
 

MK Vows To Boycott Yehuda Glick's Swearing-in

Article by Tova Dvorin | Published 05/20/16 | Comments (0)

Knesset members exhibit mixed reactions to prospect of Temple Mount rights activist joining the government. Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon (Likud) resigne...

   
 

Ya'alon Vows To Return And Contend For Leadership

Article by Ari Yashar | Published 05/20/16 | Comments (0)

After surprise announcement of 'timeout' from politics, Defense Minister attacks 'extremist minority' for taking control. After announ...

   
 

New MK Yehuda Glick: 'I Pray To Sanctify The Name ...

Article by Hezki Baruch | Published 05/20/16 | Comments (0)

Temple Mount activist gives emotional response to Arutz Sheva after Ya'alon's dramatic resignation launches his political career. With Defense Minis...

   
 

Minister Ya'alon Quits; Yehuda Glick To Enter Knes...

Article by Ari Yashar | Published 05/20/16 | Comments (0)

After having his job handed to Liberman, Likud Minister resigns from politics 'due to a lack of confidence in Netanyahu. Defense Minister Moshe Ya'al...

   
 

Tefillos for Rav Naftoli Hertzka Frankel

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/19/16 | Comments (0)

Rav Naftoli Hertzka Frankel, a senior member of the Badatz of the Eidah Hachareidis of Yerushalayim, sustained a brain hemorrhage on Thursday, 27 Nissan/May 5. ...

   
 

Liberman Agrees Not To Advance Legislation On Charedi E...

Article by Jerusalem Post | Published 05/19/16 | Comments (0)

Israel - Yisrael Beytenu chairman Avigdor Liberman has agreed not to advance legislation on haredi IDF enlistment, conversion reform, and other issues relatin...

   
 

Jerusalem Design Week Opens With Kugel Party (Photo Ess...

Article by BJLife/Sharon Altshul | Published 05/19/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusaelm, Israel - May 19, 2016 - The spring-summer Jerusalem festival season opened with a Kugel Party held at Hansen House on Thursday night. Hansen House, J...

   
 

Israel Frees Palestinian Who Ended Hunger Strike In Feb...

Article by AP | Published 05/19/16 | Comments (0)

West Bank - The Israeli military says a Palestinian prisoner who ended a 94-day hunger strike in February has been released to his home in the West Bank. It ...

   
 

Netanyahu Pulls Off Coalition Surprise To Upend Israeli...

Article by Reuters | Published 05/19/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - “He’s a magician, he’s a magician,” the partisan crowd chanted as a beaming Benjamin Netanyahu strode into his party headq...

   
 

Driving Instructors Block Tel Aviv-Jerusalem Highway

Article by David Rosenberg | Published 05/19/16 | Comments (0)

As the nation's driving testers remain on strike for two months, instructors are fighting back with a unique road closure. For more than two months, emplo...

   
 

Karem Shalom Crossing Last Gate To Gaza (Videos and Pho...

Article by BJLife/Sharon Altshul | Published 05/19/16 | Comments (0)

Driving south in Israel, as you get closer to the Gaza border, one sees every bus stop has a bomb shelter. Over the last 15 years, tens of thousands of rockets,...

   
 

Rabbi Moshe Hauer: What on Earth is Holiness?

Article by Rabbi Moshe Hauer | Published 05/18/16 | Comments (0)

I will not soon forget the experience of Yom Hazikaron in Israel. The day is not simply a memorial to Israel’s fallen; it is a day in which the country ce...

   
 

Aish Global Appoints First Ever COO of Aish Latin Ameri...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/18/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalewm, Israel - May 18, 2016 - On his way home from teaching the Spanish program of Yeshivas Aish HaTorah, Rabbi Reuven Biermacher, H'yd, was brutally...

   
 

Israeli Woman Becomes Longest Jailed Military Objector

Article by AP | Published 05/18/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - A 19-year-old Israeli woman has spent more than three months in military prison in what supporters say is the longest sentence ever handed down to...