News Briefs

Kislev 4, 5775 / Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Storm in Knesset Over Jewish State Law

Opposition MKs attack Netanyahu over his defense of the Jewish State bill; Herzog calls to establish new government.
CurrenciesShabbat Times
Global Agenda, 7:25 PM

EU Urges Peace Talks to Resume Ahead of Statehood Vote

EU foreign affairs chief says stalled talks demand a 'sense of urgency,' as the bloc readies to vote on recognizing 'Palestine.'
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Middle East, 6:34 PM

96.5% of Casualties from US Drone Strikes Civilians

Strikes on 41 targets have killed 1,147 people thus far, human rights group notes.
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Defense/Security, 6:57 PM

Court Steps in to Prevent Terrorist's House Demolition

The High Court kiboshed government plans to demolish the homes of terrorists, specifically the terrorist who shot Yehuda Glick.
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Inside Israel, 5:55 PM

MK Ohayon: Arab Ethnic-Cleansing of Jews is the Real Racism Here

MK slams controversy over song by Amir Benayoun as distracting from topic of event marking expulsion of Jews from Muslim states.
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Technology & Health

CBS: Cancer, Heart Disease Biggest Killers in Israel

More Israelis died from cancer in 2012, the latest year for which statistics were available, than from any other disease.
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Daily Israel Report


Daily Israel Report


Nationalist Ex-MK's Nephew Astounds with Debut Single Hanan Ben-Ari is not just the relative of a famous nationalist leader - new single from his debut album shows he's on his way to greatness.

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Venezuelan MP Claims: The Zionists Financed Hitler In a recent interview, Venezuelan MP Adel Al-Sughayar said that Hitler's main financiers had been the Zionists.


PollWho is a greater threat to Israel?


Oatmeal LatkesA healthier substitute for the potato variety, as Hanukah approaches.

History in Pictures

Centenary of WWI: Armies that Fought in the Holy LandJews in Palestine starved in WWI, but the Jewish soldiers from overseas rejoiced to see them.