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"Holocaust Children" Speak Up

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

Seeking 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 Seek to Strengthen PM

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 Redoes 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'

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 Ice Cream Factory

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

Lone Terror Victims from Abroad

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 Lead 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

'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, 11 Arabs Said Dead

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 '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

‘Made in Israel’ on NASA 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: Israeli Arabs Do Fine

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

Deep Purple: No Political Blues

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

‘Terror Traffic Crash’ Suspected

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 Shalit 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

Arabs Riot at Old City Funeral

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

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

Armed Arabs Near 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 BDS

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

German Co. Out of Rail 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

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 1M 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: Lag BaOmer Day, not Eve

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 '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 Aided 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

PA 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

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 of 1947 UN Vote

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

Stars for 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

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

Israel Makes New Intel 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

Video In Memory of Yesha 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

Hamas, Jihad Leaders Nabbed

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

IDF Breaks Sabbath at Homesh

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

Party for North American Sabras

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

Netanyahu: A Day of Unity

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

981 Civilians Killed 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 People

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 Court to Discuss Jerusalem

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 Explains Bible to UN

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: Founding History

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

PA: 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

Expert: More Pressure Expected

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

Survey: 16% Global Press Freedom

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 Safe - 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 St. is Anti-Israel

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