November 9, 2016 RSS feed / Mideast

Meet 3 couples who found love on Israel trips

In the two-part finale of the third season of “Broad City,” the show’s main characters, Abbi and Ilana, embark on a “Birthmark” trip—a thinly veiled allusion to the famed Birthright Israel trip that sends Jews aged More...

PA reportedly tried to thwart Palestinian attack

Palestinian Authority security forces reportedly attempted to prevent an attack by one of its officers on Israeli soldiers at a West Bank checkpoint.  More...

Netanyahu to make visits to 4 nations

Benjamin Netanyahu will visit four countries in the coming months, including three that he said have never been visited by a sitting Israeli prime minister.  Netanyahu announced at the weekly Cabinet meeting that he would travel to Australia, S More...

Nefesh B’Nefesh opens new centers

Nefesh B’Nefesh, an organization dedicated to helping Diaspora Jews make aliyah, will open two new centers in Israel to help new immigrants.  More...

Ari Shavit resigns from journalism jobs

Israeli journalist Ari Shavit resigned from his positions at Haaretz and Channel 10 after another woman accused him of sexual harassment.  Shavit issued a statement shortly after the New York-based Jewish Daily Forward published the allegations More...