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"Holocaust Children" Demand Recognition

Child survivors speak up and demand special compensation for their lost childhoods.Gil Ronen & Yoni Kempinski, 5/17/2011, 4:14 PM

New Hareidi-Religious List Seeks Bar Association Change

The Tov list will compete in the Israel Bar Association elections, reflecting the growing entry of hareidi-religious jurists into the profession.Aryeh Ben Hayim, 5/17/2011, 3:45 PM

Likud MKs to Netanyahu: Annex Parts of Judea and Samaria!

Likud MKs and mayors have joined the call to get Prime Minister Netanyahu to annex the Jewish towns of Judea and Samaria.Hillel Fendel and Hezki Baruch, 5/17/2011, 2:33 PM

MK Katz: Bibi Setting Up Largest Expulsion Since Inquisition’

Netanyahu’s surrender of Jews outside of “settlement blocs” sets the stage for the largest expulsion of Jews since the Inquisition, says MK Katz.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/17/2011, 10:22 AM

Erekat: Israel 'No Partner' for PA

Former Palestinian Authority negotiator Saeb Erekat told a conference in Tel Aviv Monday there is no peace partner today in Israel. Chana Ya'ar, 5/16/2011, 9:38 PM

New Factory Announced as Ice Cream Season Begins

Israel’s "ice cream season,” escorted by dry and hot weather, has begun. Osem-Nestlé’s says it will build a new plant in a Negev developmentTzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/16/2011, 9:09 PM

When Terror Victims Have No One to Help Them, Selah Steps In

When immigrant terror victims have no family or community support to help them deal with the overwhelming tragedy, Selah steps in to help.David Lev, 5/16/2011, 8:09 AM

MKs Orlev, Rotem Excel in Zionism

MKs Orlev and Rotem are chosen by the Institute for Zionist Strategies as those who excelled in Zionist lawmaking.Maayana Miskin, 5/16/2011, 2:13 AM

Stabbing Prevented in Otniel

IDF nabs two terrorists with knives as they make their way to Otniel, in the hills of Judea.Maayana Miskin, 5/15/2011, 9:06 PM

Netanyahu: We Will Defend Our Borders

'Nakba Day' protesters are against Israel's very existence, says Netanyahu, who warns, “We are determined to defend our borders.”Maayana Miskin, 5/15/2011, 7:37 PM

One Jew, Eleven Arabs Reported Dead in Arab Attacks

Six reported dead on Lebanese border, 4 on Syrian border, one in Gaza as Arabs protest their defeat in 1948. Gil Ronen, 5/15/2011, 6:18 PM

Arab MK: Truck Attack 'a Regular Accident'

Incident in which Arab driver hit cars along two-kilometer route, attacked bystanders was “regular accident,” says Arab MK, driver's family.Maayana Miskin, 5/15/2011, 5:21 PM

Israeli Bone Cell Experiment to Take off with Endeavor Shuttle

Monday’s scheduled launch of the Endeavor will carry an Israeli experiment that began on the 2003 shuttle that ended in the death of Ilan Ramon.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/15/2011, 4:06 PM

Netanyahu: Arabs Better Off in Israel Than Elsewhere

The tiny State of Israel has worked hard to establish peace with its Arab neighbors and with the Arabs living within its midst, says PM Netanyahu.Chana Ya'ar, 5/15/2011, 2:53 PM

Ayalon: Remember the Real 'Nakba'

Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon is calling on the public to remember the “real Nakba” – that of Jewish refugees expelled from Arab lands.Chana Ya'ar, 5/15/2011, 1:03 PM

No Political Blues for Deep Purple

Members of the band “Deep Purple” have no qualms about performing in Israel – and says those who do are “wimps.” Chana Ya'ar, 5/15/2011, 12:40 PM

One Dead in Suspected Terrorist Traffic Crash

Police suspect an Arab truck driver purposely rammed into several cars in Tel Aviv Sunday morning, killing one person on “Nakba Day.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/15/2011, 10:29 AM

French MPs Visit Kidnapped Soldier Shalit’s Parents

French legislators are visiting the parents of Gilad Shalit, who holds French citizenship and has been held hostage by Hamas nearly five years. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/15/2011, 8:35 AM

Arab Rioters Threaten Jewish Homes During Funeral in Old City

Arab rioters attempted Saturday to burst into several Jewish homes built in the Moscowitz housing project in eastern Jerusalem.Chana Ya'ar, 5/14/2011, 11:01 PM

Security Closure in Judea and Samaria

Security crossings into Judea and Samaria are closed until after midnight Sunday night due to Nakba Day.Chana Ya'ar, 5/14/2011, 10:34 PM

Hevron: Armed Arabs 100 Meters from Hadassah House

Large IDF forces in Hevron Friday; IDF lets PA 'police' handle Arab procession toward Hadassah House.Gil Ronen, 5/13/2011, 4:01 PM

NIF, NGO-Monitor Clash over Far-Left Funding

NIF denies funding pro-boycott group, NGO-Monitor accuses NIF of misrepresenting facts, “uncivil smear tactics.”Maayana Miskin, 5/13/2011, 2:54 PM

Controversy as German Company Backs out of Israel Project

German national railways backs out of Israel train line project following pressure from left. Holocaust survivors critical.Maayana Miskin, 5/13/2011, 1:20 PM

JNF Trees to Protect Gaza Belt Towns

The Jewish National Fund plans to help protect Gaza Belt towns in the Negev by planting trees to block terrorist visibility.Chana Ya'ar, 5/12/2011, 5:02 PM

Over a Million Tourists Since January

More than a million tourists came to Israel in the first quarter of this year, despite the tension generated in the region by the “Arab Spring.”Chana Ya'ar, 5/12/2011, 11:42 AM

Rabbis: Go to Meron for Lag BaOmer Day, Not Evening

Chief Rabbis call on Lag BaOmer visitors to Meron to postpone until Sunday so workers preparing the site won't desecrate Sabbath.Chana Ya'ar, 5/12/2011, 10:31 AM

Hundreds of Jews 'Take Netzer'

Former MK Geula Cohen recited the "Shehecheyanu" blessing and the smell of felafel filled the night air. 12,000 at Samaria-IDF event.Gil Ronen, 5/11/2011, 7:22 PM

Umm el-Fahm Resident Passed Info, Money to Hamas

A 52-year-old resident of Umm el-Fahm has been convicted of aiding Hamas. Chana Ya'ar, 5/11/2011, 4:58 PM

Katsav Verdict: Undecided

No decision yet on whether to send former President Moshe Katzav to prison until the appeals process ends. Chana Ya'ar, 5/11/2011, 3:11 PM

An Inside Look at Palestinian Authority Society: Honor Killings

The case of a young Arab woman, found murdered near Hevron after disappearing a year ago, offers a rare close-up of “honor killings” in the PA.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/11/2011, 2:30 PM

Israel's Highest Honor Awarded on Independence Day

Bar Ilan University's Professor Penina Klein was among the 10 recipients of Israel's highest honor Tuesday night -- the Israel Prize.Chana Ya'ar, 5/11/2011, 1:36 PM

Video: Eyewitness Accounts of 1947 UN Vote for Israel

Israel worked to the last minute to win UN recognition in 1947. One delegate who promised to vote for Israel was pulled out of the men’s room.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/10/2011, 5:47 PM

Israeli Soccer Stars Recruited to Promote Road Safety

Role models from sports world join the effort to save lives on the roads by undergoing unpleasant simulated situations.Gil Ronen & Yoni Kempinski, 5/10/2011, 10:31 AM

Remembering Avraham Dovid, Killed "in the Tent of Torah"

The mother of Avraham Dovid, murdered in the Mercaz Harav Massacre, speaks about her son and what we can learn from him. May his memory be blessed.Yoni Kempinski, 5/9/2011, 4:34 PM

Intel Chooses Israel to Produce New ’Ivy Bridge’ Processor

Israel’s Intel plant is one of two in the world to produce the 3D “Ivy Bridge” processor, measured in nanometers (billionths of a meter).Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/9/2011, 1:56 PM

16 Named as Bible Quiz Finalists

Sixteen youths from Israel and the Diaspora have been named as Bible Quiz champions and will take part in the finals Tuesday.Maayana Miskin, 5/9/2011, 2:15 AM

Memorial Road Project Remembers Yesha Terror Victims

A project at Ofra Girls’ School in Samaria marks out seven points on the north-south Highway 60 that has claimed dozens of terror victims.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu and Yoni Kempinski, 5/8/2011, 2:47 PM

The Israel You Really Know

A new video produced by Project Interchange calls on Jews to show the world the real Israel – a place of freedom and opportunity. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/8/2011, 2:11 PM

IDF Nabs Hamas and Islamic Jihad Leaders

IDF troops have been busy rounding up terrorist leaders from the Hamas and Islamic Jihad organizations in Judea and Samaria in recent days.Chana Ya'ar, 5/8/2011, 1:22 PM

Brigade Breaks IDF Orders at Homesh, Forces Sabbath Violations

A Home Front brigade broke IDF orders and a Cabinet decision and forced Sabbath violations at Homesh for the first time in several months. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/8/2011, 11:15 AM

Birthday Party for 250 North American ‘Sabra’ Babies

The Nefesh B'Nefesh aliyah organization throws a birthday party for 250 “sabra” babies born to North American olim in the past year.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/8/2011, 8:57 AM

Prime Minister Visits Grave of Entebbe Hero Yoni Netanyahu

The Prime Minister Saturday night visited the grave of his brother, Entebbe hero Yonatan Netanyahu, in advance of Memorial Day Monday night.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/8/2011, 8:10 AM

Fatah, Hamas and Co. have Slain 981 Israeli Civilians Since 2000

A decade of terror accounts for forty percent of the Israeli civilians murdered by terrorists since 1950.Gil Ronen, 5/5/2011, 8:32 PM

Jerusalem's Indivisible Population

Jerusalem is a city that simply cannot be divided, due to the diverse nature of its population, says Mayor Nir Barkat.Chana Ya'ar, 5/5/2011, 3:04 PM

US Supreme Court to Hear Case If Jerusalem Birth Can be Recorded

The US Supreme Court will hear an appeal by an American couple that their son’s birthplace be recorded as Jerusalem, Israel.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/4/2011, 2:16 PM

Yesha Leaders Write UN, ‘Bible Records Israel as Jewish Land’

A letter to Ban Ki-moon from Yesha leaders explains that the Bible, the Quran and international accords prove Israel is the Land of the Jews.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/4/2011, 12:53 PM

Toldot Yisrael: Recording Israel's Founders

A historical archive project to record the testimonies of Israel's founding pioneers has just completed its 500th interview.Chana Ya'ar, 5/4/2011, 12:19 PM

Advisor to Abbas: Hamas Has No Need to Recognize Israel

An aide to Abbas, set to sign a unity pact with Hamas, says PA does not have to recognize Israel. Hamas has changed, he maintains.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/4/2011, 10:24 AM

BESA Expert: US May Pressure Israel After Bin Laden's Death

INN Interview: Obama is on a roll, and may use his new stature as the killer of Bin-Laden to lean on Israel for more concessions, says expert.David Lev, 5/4/2011, 9:21 AM

Freedom House Paints Bleak Picture of Press Liberties

We are less naive than in the 1990s, but the latest Freedom House survey makes for sober reading.Amiel Ungar, 5/3/2011, 9:18 PM

Peretz House Won't be Demolished - For Now

The house of the family of IDF soldier Eliraz Peretz is safe, for now - but it will eventually be demolished, the government told the High CourtDavid Lev, 5/3/2011, 8:28 PM

Op-Ed: J Street is Anti-Israel, not Pro-Peace

J Street comes to Israel this week, claiming to be pro-Israel. The author thinks otherwise and brings evidence to back his claims.David Bedein, 5/3/2011, 5:53 PM