Today, 4,000 members of the IDF, young men and women who grew up with strong Jewish roots and pride, are defending Israel despite the government not considering them Jewish. Many of them grew up in Israel and yet they are not allowed to legally marry Jews. But all that is going to change, thanks to Nativ. Founded
(Courtesy of Jerusalem College of Technology) Nursing mothers holding their babies while first-year college students stay up all night learning how to code, and ultimately developing a web-based math learning program for children—these surreal scenes and others were part of the Jerusalem College of Technology (JCT) Lev
(Courtesy of AFBIU) On an official mission from Israel, Noa Yechezkel-Lubin, a graduate student in artificial intelligence in Bar-Ilan University’s Computer Science Department and a software developer at Amazon, has her sights on space after becoming the first Israeli to work at NASA.
Editor’s note: The closed-to-the-public aggravated espionage trial of former Israeli Energy/Infrastructure Minister Gonen Segev, accused of spying for Iran in wartime, began July 2 and continues. As a result of his arrest, a sweeping Shin Bet survey of counter-espionage found severe breaches of Israel’s computing networks, not
(Yona Schnitzer/TPS) Iran has withdrawn its troops in Syria to 85 kilometers away from the Israeli border, Russia’s special envoy to Syria Alexander Lavrentiev said earlier this week, adding also that the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) will return to the border in order to uphold the 1974 Disengagement of Forces
(JNS) An exhibition featured at the U.N. headquarters in New York will show viewers the damage that Gazan terror kites and flammable balloons have caused inside Israel.
An initiative of Yesh Atid Party Knesset member Haim Jelin, the former head of the Eshkol Regional Council, the exhibit contains
(JNS) Vice President Mike Pence expressed sympathy and outrage early this week after a synagogue in his home state was vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti.
“Sickened and appalled by the cowardly act of vandalism at Congregation Shaarey Tefilla; a beautiful synagogue in Carmel, Indiana, where I have
(Mara Vigevani/TPS) Israel Prize laureate Adina Bar-Shalom, the oldest daughter of the late Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, announced that she would form a political party to challenge the existing haredi political leadership during the next election cycle. The new party, to be called Ahi Israeli (My Israeli Brother), will aim to bridge cultural
(Israel Hayom) The Israel Prison Service is reportedly exploring the possibility of limiting Palestinian security prisoners’ time in the shower, after learning that they are wasting water on purpose.
Israel is grappling with a five-year drought, and the public has been asked to use the precious
(JNS) A documentary featuring the notorious Louis Farrakhan will not be available to Netflix customers next month after all, with the media streaming giant citing an “internal miscommunication.”
“This film will not be released on Netflix. Due to an internal miscommunication, it appeared to be
(JNS/Memri) Following a series of low-magnitude earthquakes felt in northern Israel and in neighboring countries in early July, Palestinian clerics, both Muslim and Christian, stated that some elements in Israel are acting to demolish the Al-Aqsa Mosque and build the Jewish Temple in its place, and warned that Israel may exploit a natural
PM Netanyahu defends controversial law defining Israel as the nation-state of the Jewish people, saying debate is “one-sided” and demanding that Likud ministers express ”unreserved and unapologetic” support • PM calls Left’s criticism “hypocritical”