Eilat Shuts Its Doors to Protest SalesTaxThe Red Sea resort of Eilat will block entrances to the city next week to protest a government plan to impose a new sales tax.
Israelis Still Staying Away from TurkeyIsraeli tourists aren't rushing back to Turkey's famed “all inclusive” resorts; 83% of Israelis would not even consider the possibility
Govt. vs Govt. on Eilat Train PlanThe government’s Nature and Parks Authority is working against the government’s Transportation Ministry on train project.
Eilat Railroad to be BuiltIsraelis will soon be able to travel to Eilat by train, after the National Building Commission approved construction of the line.
Rain Storm Causes Flooding in EilatEilat flooded as heavy rain hits the usually sunny and warm tourist city.
Eilat Shooter 'Dreamed About Murdering People'Police have named the gunman who opened fire in an Eilat hotel as 23-year-old William Hershkovitz from New York.
Red Sea Resort Shooting, Two DeadA tourist opened fire in a hotel in Eilat, killing one worker. The attacker has been killed.
Al-Qaeda Affiliate: We Fired Grads on EilatAn Al-Qaeda-affiliated terror group claims responsibility for firing Grad missiles on Eilat, the second such claim in one day.
Unknown Terror Group Claims it Fired on EilatOrganization calling itself the "Salafi Sinai Front" claims responsibility for firing rockets at the city of Eilat on Wednesday evening.
Eilat: Grad Missile Attack SuspectedTwo powerful explosions were heard in Eilat Wednesday evening. Another Sinai terror attack?
Perseids Meteor Shower: Stargazing in EilatAmateur astronomers are invited to a “quiet night of stargazing and fun for all ages” in Eilat on the night of the Perseids meteor shower.
Iron Dome Battery Placed in EilatIron Dome anti-missile battery placed in the city of Eilat, IDF says it is part of a program testing the system's integration capabilities.
Eilat Residents Fear for their SafetyEilat resident Moshe Yosef says that local residents do not feel safe in the wake of the terrorism in Egypt.
Eilat Mayor Presses for Immigration EnforcementMayor Halevi called on Israel's leaders to make good on their promises and take action to curb the tide of illegal aliens flooding Israel.
Official: Rockets Fired at Eilat Came from LibyaIsraeli defense official says that the rockets that were fired from Egypt toward Eilat earlier this month were smuggled from Libya.
Gold Rush in Israel – near EilatGold Rush: Israel recently has discovered a treasure of oil and gas. Now, ex-Mossad chief Meir Dagan wants to look for gold – near Eilat.
IDF Finds Unexploded Grad Near EilatThe IDF has found a second Grad rocket from the attack launched on Eilat from Sinai on Thursday.
Egypt Denies Sinai Rocket LaunchCairo claims three Grad rockets that hit Eilat were not fired from Egyptian turf as Israeli officials announce a more aggressive deterrence
Israel Goes on High Alert for PassoverThe IDF, whose tradition of mass leaves for Passover ended last week, will also be on high holiday alert following a rocket attack on Eilat
Terrorists Fire Two Grad Rockets at EilatTerrorists fired two Grad rockets at the city of Eilat Wednesday night. No reports of physical injuries or damages.
Israeli Ambassador Quits Egypt Over GazaIsrael's ambassador to Egypt has quit Cairo six months after the embassy was attacked by paid rioters, expelled by Islamists over Gaza.
Rivlin: Job Seekers, not ‘Refugees’Africans flooding Eilat are job seekers, not refugees, says Knesset speaker, who also warns: we must not ignore Eilat.
IDF Expected to Re-Open Route 12 on SundayFor the first time since the deadly bus ambush that killed 8 Israelis in August, the IDF will open a closed stretch on Route 12 to Eilat.
Winter Rain in Eilat, Square Tires in AlaskaEilat is “drenched” with a rare shower, the Kinneret rises with more rain on the way while Alaska and Europe are under a deep freeze.
Tel Aviv to Eilat in 2 Hours - by TrainA two-hour train ride from Tel Aviv to Eilat and a line linking Europe and Asia are on track, Netanyahu says.
Terror Alert in South; Hikers Told to LeaveIntelligence officials have raised a major terror alert in southern Israel and warned all hikers to leave the area immediately.
Netanyahu Visits Eilat's Infiltration NeighborhoodPrime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu visits the Ye’elim neighborhood in Eilat, which suffers from illegal African infiltration.
Eilat Mayor: Save the Samar Dunes!The mayor of Eilat says the Samar Dunes are more precious that quarried sand -- and he wants to preserve Israel's 'national treasure.'
China to Build Israel Railways to EilatChina will team up with Israel to build its new railway route from Nahal Tzin to the Red Sea resort town of Eilat.
No Israelis Allowed Through Taba CrossingIsraelis were not allowed to cross into Egypt through the Taba border crossing on Sunday; Egyptian newspaper said Israel closed the border.
US Warns: Arab Terror Aimed at Southern IsraelThe US Embassy is warning its citizens to beware of more Palestinian Arab terrorism aimed at Israel's southern borders.
Egyptian Soldier Dies of Border Incident WoundsAn Egyptian soldier hit by IDF fire during the August 18 terrorist attack on Israel's border has died.
Egyptian Security Failures Hurt Sinai TourismThe recent terrorist attacks near Eilat have badly hurt Egypt's tourism in Sinai, as Israeli Arabs prefer safer destinations.
Eilat on High Alert for Possible Terror AttacIsraeli security personnel scoured the Eilat area Monday night due to a concrete warning of an impending terror attack.
Gov't Dismisses Report on Egyptians in SinaiIsraeli government officials are dismissing as “mere talk” a report by Egyptian media that the Camp David Accord is to be renegotiated.
Egyptian Parliamentarians Want EilatAmidst tense relations between Israel and Cairo, Egyptian MPs want to press 'claim' for Eilat, ceded to Israel in 1979 Accords.
Israel Beefs Up Security on Sinai BorderIDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Benny Gantz is bolstering security on Israel's southern border due to warnings there's more terror in store.
Gaza Rocket Fire Injures Egyptian WomA Gaza terrorist rocket attack fired due south, injured an Egyptian woman, damaged buildings in Rafiah. Egypt's security forces conerned.
Eighth Dead from Thursday Attack NamedBus driver Yitzchak Sela of Be'er Sheva was 56.
2 Children Hurt in Multi Terror AttackArab terrorists can add two children, ages 4 and 6 to their "victory" in maiming Israeli civilians in Thursday's multiple terrorist attack.
Dragnet on Eilat, Checkpoints in Be'er ShevaThe IDF has asked the public to avoid the Eilat area for the time being, and allow security, rescue forces to work.
33 Wounded in 2 Bus Terror Attacks Near EilatTerrorists struck a second Israeli vehicle near Eilat barely an hour after an initial ambush on an Egged bus on Route 12 near the city.
7 Shot in Terror Attack on Eilat RoadSeven people are wounded after terrorists ambushed an Egged bus heading south to Eilat Thursday at midday. No fatalities reported.
Mubarak Turned Down Eilat AsylumA leading former Israeli minister, who frequently dealt with Hosni Mubarak, says he offered the deposed leader asylum in Eilat.
Green Light for New Intl AirportThe government has approved plans for a new international airport at Timna, to replace the current facility in Eilat.
Airport to ‘Fly Out’ of EilatA measure to remove Eilat’s airport from the middle of town to north of the city will be submitted to the Cabinet next Sunday.
Mecca Monument in Eilat?Eilat residents shocked at city's plan to establish a monument in the heart of the city’s downtown to commemorate Arab pilgrims to Mecca.
'Barak Must Restore Security'Eilat Mayor Meir Yitzhak Halevi speaks to Arutz Sheva following an incident in which infiltrators from Africa entered his city.
Infiltrators Reach Eilat HomesAfrican infiltrators staggered into the yards of private homes in Eilat on Wednesday, searching for water and medical care.
Emergency Terror Alert in EgyptEgypt went on emergency alert after reports that a Hamas attack on Israelis in Sinai is imminent. Cairo arrests Hamas’s top intelligence official.
US Removes Eilat WarningThe US has finally corrected its singling out Eilat while omitting its neighbor Aqaba as a dangerous place to visit following a rocket attack.
US Has Eye on Eilat, not AqabaIsrael wants to know why a US travel advisory cites Eilat but not neighboring Aqaba, which has suffered more than Eilat from recent rocket attacks.
IDF Stops Iranian Rocket-SmuggleIran has been trying to smuggle rockets into Judea/Samaria, but the IDF has thwarted the attempts. IDF enjoys no such freedom of movement in Gaza.
‘Gaza Terrorists Fired on Eilat’Egypt admitted Wednesday that Monday’s rocket attack on Eilat came from its territory in the Sinai and blamed a Gaza-based terrorist group.
6000 Students to EilatA first-of-its-kind international student festival "FunJoya" in Eilat will include debates and workshops on public diplomacy and political issues.
Hamas Linked to Eilat KatyushasIsrael’s security network believes that Hamas of Gaza is linked, directly or otherwise, to the firing of five Katyushas at Eilat yesterday.
Five Katyusha Rockets Hit EilatFive Katyusha rockets hit the city of Eilat on Monday morning. No injuries reported.