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Government Accepts Peace Now Appeal to Destroy 3 Jewish Homes

The government has accepted a Peace Now appeal and told the High Court it will destroy three new homes under construction in Migron in Samaria.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/12/2011, 9:17 AM

Torah Scroll for Jewish Neighborhood Overlooking Temple Mount

Shavuot holiday joy continues as the first Torah scroll is brought to the new Jewish neighborhood on the Mount of Olives.Rachel Sylvetsky & Hezki Baruch, 6/10/2011, 12:13 AM

Video: Mr. Heavy Metal Performs Hatikva in Tel Aviv

"Mr. Heavy Metal" Marty Friedman performs Hatikva with Japanese metal band in Israel. Jewish former Megadeth member rocks Tel Aviv.Gabriella Licsko, 6/6/2011, 5:16 PM

Legal Warfare May Stop IHH Flotilla

Threats of a lawsuit against a firm supplying communications equipment to the IHH flotilla may stop it from sailing - without a shot being fired.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/6/2011, 11:38 AM

Assad’s Help Wanted Sign: $25,000 Reward For Being Killed by IDF

Assad’s regime paid poor farmers $1,000 to protest at the Israeli border and $25,000 to families for each person killed, an opposition party says.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/6/2011, 9:56 AM

Rabbi's Response to Dawkins: G-d Plays Dice

Rabbi Michael Avraham takes on the topic of G-d, atheism and evolution in his new book, “G-d Plays Dice.”Maayana Miskin, 6/3/2011, 2:12 PM

US Slams 'Provocation' By Activists Planning Flotilla to Gaza

U.S. officials are taking a dim view of Turkish and European attempts to once again breach Israel's blockade of Gaza with a new flotilla.Chana Ya'ar, 6/2/2011, 5:45 PM

PA Activists Hope for 'Fly In' at Ben Gurion Airport

PA activists have plans for an activists' "fly-in" to Ben Gurion Int'l Airport on "Naksa Day" and on July 8. But it may just be a lot of hot air.Chana Ya'ar, 6/2/2011, 2:11 PM

Video: Jerusalem Day Rikudgalim (Flag Dance)

Arutz Sheva TV accompanied the annual festive march in honor of Jerusalem Day and brings you the sights and sounds from the capital of Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 6/2/2011, 1:13 AM

Another Rock Ambush in Jerusalem

Arabs attack cars returning from Mount of Olives Jerusalem events. Police seem not to care.Gil Ronen, 6/1/2011, 7:49 PM

Yatom: Detour Flotilla to Ashdod, Then to Gaza

Former Mossad chief Danny Yatom advises the government to first redirect flotilla ships to Ashdod, check them, and then send them to Gaza. Chana Ya'ar, 6/1/2011, 4:59 PM

Jerusalem Day, A Cultural Revolution in Progress

This year's Jerusalem Day marks new records in the 44th year of the reunification of the nation's capital.Chana Ya'ar, 6/1/2011, 3:19 PM

Netanyahu Meets Pre-Military Students in Lod

Prime Minister Netanyahu met with students at the pre-military academy in Lod. "Education appears in the clearest way in preparatory academies."Elad Benari, 6/1/2011, 2:10 PM

MK Ben Simon: 'Receive Flotilla Activists With Flowers'

MK Daniel Ben-Simon suggests using a different way to deal with flotilla activists this month: “Receive them with flowers.” Chana Ya'ar, 6/1/2011, 1:36 PM

Jerusalem Day Also Marks Return of Judea and Samaria

More than 5,000 people celebrated Jerusalem Day on Mount Grizim, overlooking Joseph’s Tomb (Kever Yosef) Tuesday night.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/1/2011, 12:51 PM

Jerusalem, Then and Now

In honor of Jerusalem Day, Israel National News brings you photos of the holy city from the distant past, and the present. INN Staff, 6/1/2011, 12:15 PM

Bank of Israel Governor May Be Candidate to Head IMF

Bank of Israel Governor Stanley Fischer is a possible candidate to head the International Money Fund, but has made no final decision. Chana Ya'ar, 6/1/2011, 10:58 AM

Free Software Guru Skips Over Israel because PA Paid His Ticket

A free software guru has cancelled speeches at Israeli universities after objections from Palestinian Authority Arabs, who paid for his ticket. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/1/2011, 9:35 AM

Israelis Opposes Dividing Jerusalem: Poll

An independent poll reveals that two-thirds of Israelis opposes a Palestinian Authority presence in Jerusalem and favor building for Jews.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/31/2011, 11:12 PM

United Jerusalem's 44th Year after 2,000 Years of Exile

Israel Tuesday night began celebrating the 44th year since the reunification Jerusalem in the Six-Day War in 1967, after 20 centuries of exile.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/31/2011, 8:06 PM

Summer School Break Shortened; Holiday Breaks Lengthened

Breaking with tradition, the school year will start on August 26 rather than on September 1. This will allow schools traction before Rosh Hashana.Aryeh ben Hayim, 5/31/2011, 3:56 PM

MKs Seek Probe of Tanker Pacific 'Trade' with Iran

The Ofer Brothers Group and Tanker Pacific denies having illegally traded with Iran, as lawmakers call for an investigation of its practices.Chana Ya'ar, 5/30/2011, 7:03 PM

Festivities at Tomb of Prophet Samuel on Jerusalem Day

Special events are scheduled at the Tomb of Samuel on Jerusalem Day, the traditional date of the death of the Prophet Samuel. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/30/2011, 2:55 PM

Herskovitz Continues Fights for Justice

80-year-old Yitzchak Herskovitz appeared in court yesterday - fighting for justice on a second front.Hillel Fendel, 5/30/2011, 2:55 PM

'Call Joseph's Tomb Shooting Terrorism'

Terror victims group slams Chief of Staff for failing to call shooting a terror attack, Ben-Ari calls to “fight the terrorists in uniform.”Maayana Miskin, 5/29/2011, 10:15 PM

Complaint: Channel 2 'Translates' the News

Dozens of complaints as Channel 2 anchor adds her own commentary while translating Prime Minister's speech.Maayana Miskin, 5/29/2011, 6:35 PM

IDF: Joseph's Tomb Shooting was Intentional

PA officers' gunfire aimed at Jewish worshipers was not only unjustified, but an intentional attack, IDF investigators tell Chief of Staff.Maayana Miskin, 5/29/2011, 6:18 PM

Moskowitz Prize to Fass of Nefesh B’Nefesh and Chanan Porat

The annual Moskowitz Prize for Zionism will be awarded Monday to Rabbis Yehoshua Fass of Nefesh B’Nefesh and Chanan Porat, and to Meir Dagan. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/29/2011, 3:15 PM

Netanyahu Rallies around ‘United Jerusalem’

Prime Minister Netanyahu, feeling the political winds in his favor, told the Cabinet Sunday that a unified Jerusalem is “the heart of the country.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/29/2011, 1:29 PM

Report: Israeli Shipping Firm Docked Oil Tankers in Iran

A shipping firm linked to Israeli billionaire Sammy Ofer allegedly docked seven oil tankers at an Iranian port despite US sanctions. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/29/2011, 12:25 PM

Whose Land is it Anyway?

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New Cure for Lymphoma Passes Phase II Clinical Trial

A new treatment for lymphoma, a type of cancer, has passed its Phase II clinical trial. CT-011 is produced by CureTech, a Teva company.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 5/26/2011, 2:35 PM

Netanyahu: Time Has Come to Unite

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu says the “time has come to unite” around the peace plan he brought to the US Congress. Chana Ya'ar, 5/26/2011, 10:33 AM

Former IDF Chief: 'I Failed' to Find Gilad Shalit

Former IDF Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi told an academic audience Wednesday he had “failed” to find kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit. Chana Ya'ar, 5/25/2011, 10:23 PM

109-Year-Old Haifa Resident Gets New Nose at Rambam Hospital

"I must go down to the sea again," said 109 year old Meir Korner, after 60 years of sun at the Haifa beach led to a nose job at Rambam Hospital.INN Staff, 5/25/2011, 2:54 PM

White House Says Time Has Come for PA ‘Good Will’

The White House, in a rare departure from “even-handed statements,” says the Palestinian Authority must begin “to give Israel confidence.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/25/2011, 1:52 PM

Video Series: US Depends on Israel for Homeland Security

“We can trust Israelis” to help with U.S. security, says Maine Sen. Collins in one of several videos prepared by AIPAC for its annual conference.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/25/2011, 10:24 AM

Road 1 to be Expanded

Road 1 at the entrance to Jerusalem will be expanded, and the highway will soon be three lanes wide, relieving traffic.David Lev, 5/25/2011, 7:46 AM

Jews’ Entry into Hevron House ‘Message to Obama’

Nationalist activists and reporters detained after entering Shapira House in ancient Jewish capital.Gil Ronen, 5/24/2011, 9:14 AM

Math Exams = High Tension

Approximately 300,000 Israeli students tackle tricky math matriculation exams Monday, and officials hope there won’t be leaked answers this time. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/23/2011, 11:43 AM

Kadima's Schneller Calls on His Party to Back Bibi

MK Otniel Schneller is calling for his party to rise above politics and support Netanyahu. Now is not the time for 'political games,' he says.Maayana Miskin, 5/22/2011, 10:25 PM

'Get' Refusal Bill Heads to Knesset for First Reading

A bill calling for sanctions against Jewish husbands who abandon their wives without giving a bill of divorce has been submitted to Knesset.Chana Ya'ar, 5/22/2011, 5:23 PM

Lag Baomer: Children of all Walks of Life March Together in TA

Chabad organizes parade in Tel Aviv in the spirit of “love your fellow man as you love yourself.”.Gil Ronen & Yoni Kempinski, 5/22/2011, 4:58 PM

Sunday Night Anti-Obama Protest: Israel Will not Commit Suicide

Protesters will wear nooses around their necks Sunday to express that Israel will not commit suicide by accepting Obama’s “Auschwitz borders.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/22/2011, 3:24 PM

Arab World Boos for Obama-Netanyahu Meeting

Arabs are unhappy with Obama’s meeting with Netanyahu. Talks are “useless,” says Hamas. Arab League: Why doesn’t Israel negotiate with Hamas? Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/22/2011, 12:30 PM

IDF Closes Northern Golan Heights Border Area

The IDF has declared the northern Golan Heights a closed military zone.Chana Ya'ar, 5/22/2011, 11:52 AM

IDF Mulls Death Penalty for Fogel Murderers

Not for the first time, the IDF is considering the death penalty for blood-thirsty terrorists, this time for the murderers of the Fogels of Itamar.Chana Ya'ar, 5/22/2011, 11:32 AM

Netanyahu on Obama: A Friendly Argument or a Public Lecture?

Netanyahu’s publicly contradicting Obama’s attempt to shrink Israel’s borders is only “a friendly argument, he insists. Or was it a tantrum?Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/22/2011, 10:10 AM

Samaria Celebrates Diplomatic Victory over Roman Empire

“A huge Lag B’Omer bonfire in the heart of the Shomron recalls Rabbi Shimon Ben Yochai’s diplomatic victory over the Roman Empire.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/22/2011, 8:28 AM

Hundreds of Thousands in Meron

Watch hundreds of thousands in Meron at the Hilula (memorial) of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai.Maayana Miskin, 5/20/2011, 2:53 PM

Study: Religious-Zionist World is Changing

A new study exposes the growing ideological diversity in the religious-Zionist world, names the three groups that influence most.Maayana Miskin, 5/20/2011, 2:09 PM

Dutch Couple is Righteous Among the Nations

A Dutch couple will posthumously receive the Righteous Among the Nations award from Yad Vashem next Monday for their bravery. Chana Ya'ar, 5/20/2011, 11:20 AM

New IDF Lone Soldier Assistance Hotline

The IDF has developed a new hotline to help lone soldiers after behaviorists said the troops needed more support. Chana Ya'ar, 5/20/2011, 8:47 AM

Demands for Probe into Arad Security Leak, Prosecution Deal

Lawmakers are demanding a probe into a decision not to prosecute security adviser Uzi Arad over a leak to a journalist.Chana Ya'ar, 5/19/2011, 1:13 PM

IDF to Pay for Lone Soldier Weddings

The IDF will cover wedding expenses for lone soldiers in active service who have no family in Israel. Chana Ya'ar, 5/19/2011, 11:05 AM

NYT: Israel a Tool in Syrian Civil War

NYT: Israel has become a weapon in the arsenal of Syrian President Bashar Assad against grassroots protesters trying to topple his regime.Chana Ya'ar, 5/18/2011, 7:21 PM