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

240 Ethiopian Immigrants 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 Orlev 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' New 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 Arriving 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’ Motivation Bolsters 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 May Signal the Turn of the Tide

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

INN Report: How Much Do Olim Pay - or Save - in Taxes?

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

It's Israel's Fault: The 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

New Immigrants Recieve Israeli ID Right after Landing in Israel

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

Education Ministry Dumps Program to Certify U.S.Olim Teachers

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

Italy's MP Fiamma Nirenstein:"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

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Canadian Girl ‘At Home’ as IDF Combat Soldier

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

Sharansky Preparing ‘Red Carpet' for Jews Moving to Israel

‘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

Anti-Illegal Immigrant Chief Quits after Media Lynch

Col. (res.) Tziki Sela resigns command of Oz immigration control unit after media frenzy over remarks about anarchists.Gil Ronen, 10/13/2009, 3:00 PM

New Housing In Israel May Lower Prices

In a bid to lower apartment prices, the Housing Ministry has offered land for sale for over 5,000 housing units around the country.Hillel Fendel, 9/8/2009, 2:00 PM

Shomron: We'll be Glad to Take Ethiopian Kids from Petach Tikva

The struggle in Petah Tikva over where to enroll 50 young immigrants in school has revealed deeper issues involved in immigrant absorption.Maayana Miskin and Gil Ronen, 8/28/2009, 10:20 AM

New Housing Campaign for Immigrants

A new month-long campaign from the Ministry of Immigrant Absorption makes more public housing available.Zalman Nelson, 6/24/2009, 11:36 PM