‘Don’t Chew Gum in Ramadan’Britain and the US issue special travel warnings for the Muslim month of Ramadan. “Be careful about chewing gum” and beware of rapists.
Denmark Blocks Israeli SecurityDenmark is refusing to allow Israeli security personnel to carry arms and conduct routine security checks of passengers at Kastrup Airport.
Israelis Go ‘Cold on Turkey’Israeli tourists go ‘cold Turkey”, avoiding a country that suffered a 59 percent decrease in visits from Israel to the once-popular vacation spot.
Masada Opera Big DrawForty journalists from 10 countries are preceding thousands of opera lovers at the Masada Fortress for a rendition of Verdi’s Aida.
Increase in Tourism by SeaIn June, 37 passenger and cruise ships are expected to anchor in Ashdod and Haifa, bringing with them an estimated 50,000 tourists and crew.
Al Qaeda Aimed at Bklyn Bridge The Brooklyn Bridge was targeted by the international Al Qaeda terrorist organization, according to WikiLeaks document released to The NY Times.
Ivory Coast Strongman CapturedFormer Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo has been captured by local forces loyal to President-elect Alassane Ouattara, backed by French troops.
Japan's Radiation Woes PersistA radioactive water leak in Japan has been plugged, but problems persist as scientists fight to keep a nuclear plant stable.
Israelis Warned to Leave SinaiIsraelis are being warned to stay out of Sinai. Those who are there are being told to leave immediately due to terrorist kidnapping plots.
'Israel a Great Place to Visit'Israel National News TV visits the International Tourism Conference in Jerusalem and gets tips on how to improve tourism to Israel.
1st Jerusalem Marathon ConcludedOn Friday morning, Jerusalem's first-ever marathon has kicked off despite Wednesday's bus bombing near the starting point of the race's route.
Wiesenthal Center Slams Sweden The Simon Wiesenthal Center has called on Sweden to foot the bill for security measures to protect local Jews from anti-Semites.
Bird Splitter to Protect PlanesIsrael Aerospace Industries has invented a system to destroy birds on a collision course with planes, in order to prevent accidents.
Chabad Expands in Central AfricaThe top leadership of Congo and the World Chabad-Lubavitch movement gathered Tuesday night in Kinshasa to celebrate two decades of friendship.
Zimbabwe Next for 'Day of Rage'?The government of Zimbabwe has arrested dozens of political activists in an attempt to stop protesters from igniting a “Day of Rage.”
Ham Menu Forces ‘Fast Flight’EasyJet is swallowing hard after it promised kosher food on its Israeli route but offered passengers a ham-only menu. Many chose to fast.
Bike-Sharing Coming to IsraelThe new environmentally-friendly concept of municipal bike-sharing is taking over Europe and will soon be introduced in Israel.
PM: 'Terror is International'Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu noted Monday that “terror is international” after a suicide bombing left more than 30 people dead in Russia.
Tu B'Shvat: New Year of TreesINN marks the Jewish holiday of Tu B'Shvat, the “New Year for Trees,” with a photo essay celebrating the beauty that grows in the Holy Land.
Israeli Firm Reveals 'Taxibot' Israel Aerospace Industries reveals the TaxiBot, a robot designed to make airports quieter, cleaner and more efficient.
Secession Expected in S. SudanVoting has ended in southern Sudan with analysts predicting residents have voted to secede from the rest of the country and the capital, Khartoum.
Fly into the FutureAerospace engineers have come up with their versions of airplanes for 2035. They will use far less fuel and be quieter than today’s aircraft.
Brisbane Torah Scrolls SavedBrisbane's Torah scrolls rescued by congregation, but 14 people died and dozens more are missing in tragic Brisbane floods.
Snow Buries El Al Flights in NYBlizzard conditions in the American northeast managed to accomplish what war zones and volcanic ash did not, with flights canceled and delayed.
Israel Tours in Mary's FootstepsIsrael's Tourism Ministry has launched a new campaign offering tours to spots where it is thought that Mary, mother of Jesus, traveled and lived.
Hijacker Nabbed on Turkish AirDrama unfolded Wednesday as a would-be hijacker was overpowered by passengers aboard a Turkish Airlines flight headed for Istanbul from Oslo.
New Chabad Branch in DebrecenA Chabad rabbinic delegation meets with Hungarian President Pal Schmitt to talk about fighting anti-Semitism in the former Communist country.
Europe Faces "Brrden" of WinterAfter the Iceland volcano chaos of last spring the European traveler is buffeted by an Arctic winter. Airlines, trains, roads impasssable.
Aqaba Restaurateur Hates IsraelA Jordanian restaurateur in Aqaba refuses to serve Israelis. She ejected two tourists from her restaurant, she said, "because they were Israelis."
Jewish Revival in IndonesiaA 19 meter tall Chanukah menorah stands bright on a mountain overlooking Manado, a Christian stronghold in the Muslim country of Indonesia.
Take a Bus to the Holy LandCanadian children last week boarded a bus to travel to the Holy Land – so to speak – in a new tourism campaign by the State of Israel.