December 23, 2015 RSS feed / Mideast

Reform and Conservative leaders: We want equal rights

NEW YORK—It was all hugs and smiles when Israeli President Reuven Rivlin met with leaders of America’s three main Jewish denominations at an event hosted by UJA-Federation of New York.  More...

Kuwait Airways drops route to avoid Israelis

Kuwait Airways is eliminating service between New York and London after the US Department of Transportation ordered the carrier to stop refusing to sell tickets to Israelis.  Namrata Kolachalam, a spokeswoman for the Department of Transportation More...

New guidelines on treating terrorists

Newly issued guidelines call for paramedics at the scene of a terrorist attack to triage the wounded according to the severity of the injury, even if that means treating a terrorist first.  More...

Elton John coming to Israel

British singer-songwriter Elton John will be returning to Israel this spring for his fourth concert there. He will perform May 26 at Hayarkon Park in Tel Aviv. More...

Technion will open research center in China

The Technion-Israel Institute of Technology has laid the cornerstone for a research center in Shantou, China.  Construction of the Guandong Technion Israel Institute of Technology is the product of a $130-million gift from investor Li Ka Shing a More...