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Watch: Arutz Sheva meets new Yemenite immigrants

New olim who returned to Israel after thousands of years in a secret operation speak about the anti-Semitism and theft they suffered.Yoni Kempinski, 3/28/2016, 9:58 PM

The Solution to Jewish Status of Ukrainian Olim?

New 'Maslul' program launches to have olim start conversion process and clarify Jewish status well before reaching the Holy Land.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/20/2015, 8:59 PM

172 Olim Escape War-Torn Ukraine for Israel

Ukrainian immigrants welcomed home after experiencing the horrors of the civil war in Donetsk.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/21/2015, 10:22 PM

Survivor Couple Makes Aliyah in Their Nineties

Felix and Feige Bandos met in Bergen-Belsen and escaped to the US. Now, at 90 and 84, they make the brave move to Israel.Orly Harari, 8/19/2015, 5:00 PM

New Olim, Inc. 59 Lone Soldiers, Land in Israel

230 olim from North America, among them 59 lone soldiers, arrived in Israel aboard a Nefesh B'Nefesh charter Aliyah flight.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2015, 1:19 PM

'The Best Tip for Olim is To Let Israel be Israel'

Arutz Sheva meets the Penrod family who made aliyah to Israel with Nefesh B'Nefesh.Yoni Kempinski, 8/7/2015, 5:45 AM

'I Felt Something Was Missing'

Aviva Leidner and Deenah Katz, who made aliyah with Nefesh B'Nefesh, explain why they wanted to live in Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 7/29/2015, 5:45 AM

From USA to Israel - A Farewell of Tears and Pride

23-year-old Adam Wachs chose to leave behind the good life in Philadelphia and move to Israel. His father: "We couldn't be more proud."Yoni Kempinski, 7/20/2015, 4:43 AM

Minister Personally Greets New Bnei Menashe Olim

Some 100 Bnei Menashe immigrants landed in Ben Gurion Thursday, where they were welcomed by Interior Minister Silvan Shalom.Moshe Cohen , 6/25/2015, 1:36 PM

7% Rise in North American Aliyah, Last Olim Arrive

Last 60 olim (immigrants) with Nefesh B'Nefesh touch down as record year comes to a close, despite Hamas's summer terror war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2014, 7:00 PM

Watch: Immigrants Celebrate Thanksgiving in Israel

What does Thanksgiving mean to an expat? Celebrants say traditional American holiday has become universal.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 11/28/2014, 11:10 AM

Yankees Host Farewell Party for Newest IDF Members

Lone Soldiers receive special farewell from New York Yankees before making Aliyah.Uzi Baruch and Sarah Leah Lawent, 8/11/2014, 11:47 AM

Driving Just Got Easier for Immigrants to Israel

MK Lipman's push to ease driver's license transfer notches two successes, as theory test is removed and IDF service addressed.Ari Yashar, 5/12/2014, 12:04 PM

Immigrants Celebrate 'Thanksgivukkah' in Tel Aviv

White City Shabbat & Nefesh B'Nefesh hold holiday combination event for lone soldiers and olim.Ari Yashar & Yoni Kempinski, 11/29/2013, 5:45 AM

New Plan Aims to Bring More Israelis to Periphery

Scheme will help will the absorption of families of returning Israelis and new immigrants to areas in northern and southern Israel.David Lev and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2013, 5:34 PM

Nefesh B'Nefesh Brings Olim All Year Round

Nefesh B’Nefesh is well-known for its summer flights, but the organization brings olim all year long. The latest group arrived on Tuesday.Elad Benari and Yoni Kempinski, 11/13/2013, 6:15 AM

British Olim Unlikely to Live in Judea-Samaria

Research finds 18% of Jewish immigrants from US and Canada live in territories; only 5% of their counterparts from the UK do the same.Kochava Rozenbaum , 10/6/2013, 11:27 AM

Video: New Olim Get Tips for Their New Homes

Ruth Nachshon, interior architect and designer, gives olim (new immigrants) tips on how to design their new Israeli home.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 8/19/2013, 6:15 AM

Olim Say Their Goodbyes

The new immigrants [olim] who arrived in Israel on Tuesday have the support of their families in North America: "If not now, when?"Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/14/2013, 10:11 PM

Hassidic Business Consultant Guru

Want to change your business? Take the advice of Hassic Rabbi Issamar Ginzberg, a consultant guru for big and small businesses alike.Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/11/2013, 9:05 AM

OU - Not Only About Kashrut Supervision

Rabbi Avi Berman, Director General of the OU, explains how the organization helps immigrants and IDF soldiers.Yoni Kempinski, 8/7/2013, 5:14 AM

'Don't Be Afraid of the Israeli Bureaucracy'

Josie Arbel, director of klita and programs at AACI, gives olim tips on how to ease their absorption into life in Israel.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 8/7/2013, 4:15 AM

Barkat: Jerusalem is One the Safest Cities

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat is promising to develop Jerusalem for the benefit of younger citizens as well as olim.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 8/6/2013, 4:16 AM

Video: MK Lipman Inspires Olim

"Dream, think big and believe in your children," MK Dov Lipman tells new immigrants who arrived on Nefesh B'Nefesh flight.Elad Benari, 7/24/2013, 4:46 AM

NBN Co-Founder to Olim: Follow Your Dreams

Tony Gelbart, co-founder of Nefesh B’Nefesh, addressed the 231 new Israeli citizens who landed in Israel on Tuesday.Elad Benari, 7/24/2013, 3:43 AM

NBN Flight Exclusive: Gilad Shalit Praises Olim

Arutz Sheva filmed Gilad Shalit praising the new immigrants as they arrived on a “Nefesh B’Nefesh” plane in Israel this morning.Arutz Sheva, 7/23/2013, 10:22 PM

A Decade of Bringing Jews Home to Israel

Nefesh B’Nefesh leaders: Most olim ask about jobs and schooling. There are amazing opportunities in Israel.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 3/15/2013, 11:57 PM

Video: Israel's Consul General Addresses Olim

Israel’s Consul General in New York, Ido Aharoni, took part in the aliyah event at Times Square in Manhattan this week.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/15/2013, 11:04 PM

JNF: It's Time to Work on Human Resources

The Jewish National Fund (JNF) has joined forces with Nefesh B’Nefesh to promote aliyah to Israel.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 3/15/2013, 4:17 PM

'I Feel Like I'm a Better Person in Israel'

Shira, Esther, Brooke, Leah and the Glicks talk to us from the Nefesh b'Nefesh orientation at Times Square.Yoni Kempinski & Gil Ronen, 3/14/2013, 10:51 PM

Election Help for Confused New Immigrants

Activists help perplexed new immigrants navigate Israel’s elections system.Maayana Miskin, 1/22/2013, 6:06 PM

Gilad Shalit Meets with Nefesh B'Nefesh Olim

Former kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit met Thursday with 50 Lone Soldier Olim (new immigrants) from across the world. Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/18/2013, 1:44 AM

Nefesh B'Nefesh Launches Art Exhibit of New Olim

Nefesh B’Nefesh and the Ort Braude Academic College have launched an art exhibition to display the creative talents of Western Olim.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/7/2013, 8:01 PM

French-Speaking Jews Connect to Bayit Yehudi

Habayit Hayehudi (Jewish Home) is gaining popularity among olim from France, who are finding "a home in the Jewish Home".Elad Benari, 1/7/2013, 5:16 AM

Olim and Paralympic Winner Celebrate Hanukkah

Over one-hundred Lone Soldiers gathered in Tel Aviv to celebrate the 6th night of Hanukkah with 2012 Tennis Paralympics Gold Medal Winner. Arutz Sheva staff, 12/14/2012, 3:46 AM

Official: Racist Hamas Targets Ethiopians, Asians

New Ethiopian immigrants, who have no family in the country, are suffering greatly from Hamas' ongoing rocket attacksDavid Lev, 11/19/2012, 10:11 PM

Likud Anglos Director Announces Knesset Run

American-born Knesset candidate Daniel Tauber says he would reform "terrible" political system.Gil Ronen, 11/6/2012, 8:14 PM

Ethiopian Olim Arrive in Israel on 'Dove's Wings'

A charter flight carrying approximately 240 new immigrants from Ethiopia is scheduled to arrive at Ben-Gurion Airport on Monday. Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/29/2012, 2:13 PM

Only in Israel Series: On the Receiving End of Iran

Israel certainly doesn't want war; it's doing fine without 'peace' too - and It also doesn't make its decisions with US elections in mind. Dr. Harold Goldmeier, 9/10/2012, 7:27 AM

Natan Sharansky: Iran Fears are Slowing Aliyah

Fears of an attack on Iran are putting off people who might otherwise be inclined to move to Israel, says Natan Sharansky.Chana Ya'ar, 8/19/2012, 1:40 PM

Jewish Home Party MK Wants Spot for Immigrant

An immigrant, likely an American, may be guaranteed a spot on the list of the Jewish Home party’s Knesset Member candidates.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/7/2012, 4:59 PM

American Olim Love Jerusalem

One-third of American olim choose Jerusalem as their home, and the percentage of olim moving to the capital is on the increase.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/20/2012, 2:55 PM

'Mock Seders' to Real Seders in Absorption Centers

Ethiopian immigrants held “mock seders” in absorption centers throughout the country to mark their first Passover in Israel. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/4/2012, 7:14 PM

Video:Age-Old Ceremony for 'First-Born' Immigrants

Eleven immigrant students from Russia, all first-born, were “redeemed” in a moving Pidyon HaBen ceremony at Boys Town JerusalemYoni Kempinski, 2/29/2012, 11:04 AM

Three Religious US Girls Become IDF Officers

Three new immigrant girls from the US say they can stay religious and serve in the IDF and even become officers. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/17/2012, 4:53 PM

Gov't Bonus for Immigrants - New SIM Card

The government is extending its marketing to a new sector - new immigrants. Latest deal: a new SIM card and free minutes upon arrival. Chana Ya'ar, 11/21/2011, 11:40 AM

Becoming Israelis Near the Holiest Place on Earth

Olim from Britain and South Africa received their identity cards in a ceremony near the Western Wall. "We feel like we've come home."Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 10/26/2011, 2:09 AM

New Immigrants Motivated for IDF

Enthusiasm and motivation of new immigrants serving in the Israeli military prompts the IDF to appoint a “Coordinator for New Immigrants.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/27/2011, 9:02 AM

Wilders Acquittal- Dutch Courage

The Acquittal of Geert Wilders head of the Dutch Freedom Party is a milestone in the struggle against political correctness.Amiel Ungar, 6/23/2011, 2:28 PM

How Much in Taxes Do Olim Pay?

Recent changes lead INN to ask expert to sum up the basic rules for new olim covering income earned in Israel and abroad.David Lev, 2/9/2011, 1:34 PM

Great Wall of Greece

Desperate to stem flow of illegal immigrants, Greece will build a fence on its border with Turkey. Idea comes from Israel, taunts Turkish paper.Amiel Ungar, 1/6/2011, 9:37 AM

IDs Immediately Upon Landing

1000 new immigrants will be arriving during the next few weeks. The authorities are ready with a bureaucracy-free absorption process.Yoni Kempinski, 12/21/2010, 8:54 PM

American Oleh Teachers Snubbed

INN report: A program that retrains licensed teachers from the US who make aliyah has been canceled and may jeopardize their moving to IsraelDavid Lev, 10/27/2010, 9:04 AM

"Islam Does Not Like Christians"

Getting to know Italian MP Nirenstein: straight talk on Christian attitudes to Islam and Israel, and on multiculturalism in Europe..Elad Benari, 10/22/2010, 2:16 AM

Coming home to Zion

, 2/26/2010, 12:00 AM

Canadian Girl ‘Home in IDF’

Her mother is a Jamaican Jew, her father is an Israeli living in Canada and she is an IDF combat soldier. Welcome home, Pvt. Estelle Tabenkin. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/10/2010, 11:03 PM

‘Red Carpet” for Olim

‘Aliyah,” [“moving up” to Israel] is soaring. The number of immigrants rose 17 percent this year, including some from Kenya, Japan and Taiwan. Yoni Kempinski, 12/27/2009, 6:52 PM