Tel Aviv takes a ride to scooter 'paradise'

Israel's economic capital struggles to balance the benefits of electric scooters with their dangers and downsides.Alexandra Vardi, AFP, 7/5/2019, 8:51 AM

Nintendo’s second retail store in the world opens in Tel Aviv

Video game giant Nintendo opens its second retail store, this time in Tel Aviv.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/25/2019, 7:12 AM

US office in Tel Aviv raises gay pride banner despite Trump ban

US embassy branch office in Tel Aviv decorated with LGBT pride banner, violating order from White House not to.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/14/2019, 12:10 PM

Watch: Bus ride turns violent near Bar Ilan

Footage released of violent incident between bus driver, passenger on bus heading for Elad in central Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2019, 11:39 AM

300 Palestinian farmers join Tel Aviv agro convention

Hundreds of Arab farmers from Judea and Samaria take part in 'Agro Mashov' agricultural convention in Tel Aviv.Yoni Kempinski, 6/12/2019, 12:50 PM

Tel Aviv coastline third most plastic-polluted in Mediterranean

The World Wildlife Fund report lists Israel in third place in producing plastic waste, behind only Turkey and Spain.Sara Rubenstein, 6/10/2019, 6:04 PM

Hamas leader threatens Tel Aviv

Hamas leader Yahya Sinwar: If war breaks out, we will hit Tel Aviv with twice as many missiles as in 2014.Elad Benari, 5/31/2019, 5:14 AM

Bennett meets with Shaked ahead of Knesset dissolution vote

New Right leaders meet in Naftali Bennett's office amid talk of possible run with Likud, as Israel inches towards new elections.Hezki Baruch, 5/29/2019, 2:56 PM

Watch: Illegal immigrant trashes car in Tel Aviv

Illegal immigrant in filmed jumping on car, crashing through windshield as owner looks on. 'What can I do? I don't want to go to jail.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2019, 2:46 PM

Tel Aviv Eurovision reaches 182 million viewers

Viewership of Eurovision song contest's Grand Final rises in 2019, as a total of 182 million viewers tune into the contest in Tel Aviv.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2019, 2:03 PM

A halakhic state? Or one that respects halakha?

We now have issues on whether men and women should serve together in army units, whether Torah students should be drafted, whether non-essential government works should be done on Shabbat and Supreme Court decisions which conflict with Jewish law. Leonie Ben-Simon, 5/28/2019, 7:16 AM

Likud on leftist demonstration: What a joke!

Likud responds to leftist demonstration in Tel Aviv against Netanyahu's intention to pass the Immunity Law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2019, 4:54 AM

Swedish journalist insists UN says Tel Aviv is Israel’s capital

Editor of Swedish news site doubles down on claim that Tel Aviv is Israel's capital, claiming UN recognizes Tel Aviv as Israeli capital.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/21/2019, 1:30 PM

'Poland playing politics with attack on ambassador in Israel'

Former Polish diplomats make rare public criticism of Polish government officials for turning minor incident into major diplomatic row.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 5/20/2019, 2:22 PM

Eurovision: Millions of shekels - only thousands of tourists

The Tel Aviv municipality was expecting 20,000 tourists to flock to the city.Ofra Laks, 5/16/2019, 8:50 PM

Israeli man indicted for spitting on Polish ambassador

65-year-old Israeli man indicted after banging on Polish ambassador's car and spitting at him in Tel Aviv.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/16/2019, 3:16 PM

'True peace is not made with a piece of paper'

President Rivlin participates in reception in honor of Europe Day.Orli Harari, 5/16/2019, 4:09 AM

Man who attacked ambassador: They called me 'Zydek!'

Man suspected of spitting on Polish ambassador says he didn't know victim's identity, and says he was called a Zydek (little Jew)Nitzan Kedar, 5/15/2019, 1:48 PM

Poland summons Israeli ambassador after 'racist attack'

Israeli ambassador called in to Polish foreign ministry after attack on Polish diplomat in Tel Aviv. Polish PM denounces 'racist attack'.David Rosenberg, 5/15/2019, 12:41 PM

Tel Aviv eyes tourism boon with 'amazing' Eurovision week

City hopes Eurovision song contest will draw more tourists - and future international events.Jonah Mandel, AFP, 5/15/2019, 10:05 AM

Israeli dies following work accident at site of Eurovision

66-year-old truck driver dies as a result of injuries sustained during work accident at Tel Aviv Expo ahead of Eurovision song contest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2019, 9:16 AM

Israeli man seriously injured at site of Eurovision contest

66-year-old Israeli worker in serious condition following work accident at site slated for Eurovision competition.Yoni Kempinski, 5/13/2019, 12:51 PM

A crazy Israeli dream come true whose logo is a flying camel

From Tel Aviv's 1932 Orient Fair in a city of 100,000 to today's Expo Tel Aviv's hosting the Eurovision, is just a short ride on a flying camel. Iris Mazel, 5/8/2019, 11:57 PM

Panic in Tel Aviv

Air raid siren accidentally sounded at IDF base in Tel Aviv - leaving some residents panicked, with some standing in shock.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2019, 12:58 PM

NYU department votes for boycott of school campus in Israel

New York University’s Department of Social and Cultural Analysis votes to boycott NYU’s satellite campus in Tel Aviv.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 5/4/2019, 1:43 AM

Watch: Holocaust memorial siren on Tel Aviv main highway

Busy highway comes to standstill as siren goes off for Holocaust Remembrance Day. Many drivers stand at attention beside cars.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2019, 10:58 AM

Jennifer Lopez to perform in Israel for the first time

Pop star and actress to play at Tel Aviv’s Hayarkon Park on August 1.Ben Ariel, 4/18/2019, 6:29 AM

Following Hamas video: More Iron Dome systems

Hamas threatens to destroy celebrations in Tel Aviv. IDF takes no chances, orders Iron Dome batteries deployed in country center.Mordechai Sones, 4/16/2019, 10:42 PM

Watch: Netanyahu doll with crown placed in Tel Aviv square

Doll contains loudspeaker projecting Netanyahu's voice saying: 'The right-wing government is in danger' and 'Leftist media.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2019, 11:33 AM

Hamas leader: We want to bomb Tel Aviv

Hamas leader Yahya Sinwar says that "March of the Return" will continue until the return to "Palestine" is realized.Dalit Halevi, 3/31/2019, 6:11 AM

'Liberate Gaza' in the heart of Tel Aviv

'If extreme leftists are so concerned about human rights, they should help integrate minorities into Israeli society.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2019, 12:23 AM

Cruz: Our Israeli allies have an absolute right to self-defense

Senator Ted Cruz condemns rocket fire from Gaza toward Gush Dan in central Israel.Elad Benari, 3/15/2019, 12:33 AM

Rocket attack on central Israel

2 rockets launched at Gush Dan region. Remains of rocket fall in Tel Aviv.Gary Willig, 3/14/2019, 9:13 PM

Tel Aviv recruiting volunteers to assist Eurovision tourists

Ahead of Eurovision contest to be held in Tel Aviv, municipality issues call for volunteers to assist visiting tourists and journalists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2019, 6:34 PM

40,000 runners take part in Tel Aviv marathon

Over 2,500 international runners took part, with first place going to Demi Samuel Getachew of Ethiopia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2019, 9:29 AM

Watch: Ethiopian community protest takes violent turn

Demonstrators throw stones, bottles and other objects at police, and burn garbage cans. Police are operating at the scene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2019, 10:38 PM

Ethiopians protest police violence in Tel Aviv

Protesters brandish signs saying police are 'murdering' members of the Ethiopian community, following shooting death of Ethiopian man.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2019, 4:16 PM

Tel Aviv cafes trade private kosher certification for Rabbinate

More Tel Aviv restaurants transitioning to state Rabbinate kosher certificate supervision.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2019, 10:06 PM

Israeli-American businessman Meshulam Riklis dead at 95

Turkish-born Israeli-American businessman who claimed $1 billion net worth at height of his empire dead at 95.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/25/2019, 2:09 PM

Tel Aviv to hike taxes for short-term rent providers like Airbnb

City announces plans to raise taxes for short-term accommodation provided by services like Airbnb to match increase in long-term rentals.AFP, 1/22/2019, 10:10 AM

First-ever 'Global Impact Awards' held in Tel Aviv

President Rivlin attends inaugural awards for contributions to forging partnerships between Israel and Global Jewry.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2019, 6:16 PM

Tel Aviv: We'll keep missionary material from 'street libraries'

Tel Aviv municipality emphasizes it will prevent infiltration of missionary ads into its outdoor 'street libraries'.Michal Levy, 1/17/2019, 2:29 PM

Drama at Tel Aviv train station

Station staff, fellow passengers revive woman who collapsed at Tel Aviv HaShalom railway station due to a heart attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2019, 9:03 PM

Tel Aviv approves 'tent city' ahead of Eurovision

Municipality to establish temporary campsite to accommodate 2,000 tourists in Israel for annual song contest, held this year in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2019, 2:13 PM

Hundreds of leftist operatives demonstrate in Tel Aviv

Hundreds of leftists protest at government compound in Tel Aviv against wave of price increases, hold signs condemning PM Netanyahu.Mordechai Sones, 12/22/2018, 8:59 PM

Terrorists rebuild homes - IDF prepares to demolish them again

After homes of terrorists responsible for deadly Tel Aviv shooting attack are rebuilt, IDF prepares to demolish them a second time.David Rosenberg, 12/12/2018, 8:40 AM

'In next war they won't be drinking coffee in Tel Aviv'

Home Front Commander on challenges facing Israel: 'Possibility of fronts in both north and south - we're aware of coordination attempts.'Rafael Levy, 11/28/2018, 3:38 PM

Body of 13-year-old found in Tel Aviv

Police believe foul play involved in death of 13-year-old found dead at Tel Aviv apartment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2018, 10:39 PM

Gaza-area residents shut down traffic in Tel Aviv protest

Hundreds of residents of southern Israel protest ceasefire agreement with Hamas, block roads in downtown Tel Aviv.Yoni Kempinski, 11/15/2018, 7:33 PM

What happened when US teacher lost $2,000 on Tel Aviv train?

American woman who volunteered teaching English to Israeli children lost $2,000 on Tel Aviv train - just before her return flight to the US.Reut Hadar, 11/15/2018, 6:49 PM

Miri Regev statue appears in Tel Aviv

3.5-meter statue of Culture Minister placed in Tel Aviv standing before mirror with inscription 'In the heart of the nation'.Mordechai Sones, 11/8/2018, 10:28 AM

Two dead in car explosion in southern Tel Aviv

Two men in their 30s killed in car explosion in the Hatikva neighborhood of southern Tel Aviv.Elad Benari, 11/4/2018, 11:09 PM

Was there ballot-box stuffing in Tel Aviv?

Election commitee demands IDF soldiers vote again after alleged ballot box stuffing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2018, 10:39 AM

Jerusalem mayoral election headed for runoff

After 80% of the votes in Jerusalem counted, Moshe Lion and Ofer Berkovitch each receive 30%.Elad Benari, 10/31/2018, 8:45 AM

Bon Jovi to perform in Tel Aviv in 2019

Band's previous performance in Israel raised ire of anti-Israel musician Roger Waters.Elad Benari, 10/31/2018, 5:34 AM

Huldai wins in Tel Aviv: I'm going back to work

Incumbent Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai wins 45% of the vote in the city. His deputy Asaf Zamir won 35%.Yoni Kempinski, 10/31/2018, 3:05 AM

Court demands gov't explain refusal to build on Shabbat

High Court wants State to justify decision not to work on Tel Aviv pedestrian bridge on the Sabbath.Tzvi Lev, 10/25/2018, 8:05 PM