Drought Declared in the Negev; Farmers to Receive Compensation

Farmers to receive compensation for poor crop yield; sections in the North also affected.Yedidya Ben-Or, 6/1/2014, 4:15 PM

MK Lipman Helps Volunteers Protecting Farmers From Arab Gangs

MK Dov Lipman hails 'Zionism in its purest form' as he joins volunteers protecting isolated farms from Arab bandits.Ari Soffer, 4/13/2014, 11:15 AM

Economics Ministry Behind Hi-Tech Project in the Negev

Park for Science and Technology attracts several companies, praise from senior MKs - including Naftali Bennett.Hezki Baruch, 4/1/2014, 2:15 PM

Native Israelis in the US Given Incentives to Return Home

Ministry of Immigrant Absorption launches new programs to encourage native Israelis to return - and settle the Negev, Galilee.Eliran Aharon, 3/21/2014, 3:15 PM

Yaalon Promises to Make Islamic Jihad 'Regret' Rocket Fire

Defense Minister joins Commander of Southern Command in promising 'not to hold back' against Gaza rockets.Tova Dvorin, 3/12/2014, 9:08 PM

Israel Plans New Birdwatching Network

Israel, crossroads of the world's major religions, is also the migration route half a billion birds. Now Jerusalem has plans for them.Chana Ya'ar, 4/2/2012, 1:14 AM

The Gaza Absurdity

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Hamas Mortar Attacks Keep Terror on the Burner

Gaza terrorists attack the Negev with seven mortar shells and Kassam rockets, lowering the intensity of attacks but breaking the ceasefire.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/13/2012, 12:56 PM

Disabled Veterans Prepare for Bike Ride in Negev

Hundreds of disabled veterans are set to embark on an extraordinary bike trip to salute the Israeli Paralympians.Elad Benari, 3/9/2012, 2:15 AM

Call for UN Official's Resignation Over 'Anti-Semitic Slur'

UN Special Rapporteur on Adequate Housing Raquel Rolnik called on to resign due to use of term “Judaization".Rachel Hirshfeld, 2/19/2012, 4:21 PM

Youth Zionist Congress Supports the Negev

Over 1,000 youth attended the National Youth Zionist Congress in Arad and had one message: We need to settle and invest in the Negev.Elad Benari, 1/12/2012, 7:14 AM

JFK-Negev May be Future Flight Route

An Air Force base in the Negev is increasingly likely to be the home of Israel’s second major international airport. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/27/2011, 5:05 PM

Terrorists Fire Two Qassam Rockets at Southern Israel

Terrorists fired two Qassam rockets from Gaza at the western Negev. There were no physical injuries and no reports of damages.Elad Benari, 12/25/2011, 3:03 AM

Gov't Expected to Approve Illegal Bedouin Construction

Bedouins to receive 1.2 billion shekels, free lots for construction. Illegal buildings to be approved retroactively. Gil Ronen, 9/1/2011, 5:24 PM

Study Slams Plans for Negev Solar Farms

A study by the Nature Authority says that the Negev is the wrong place for a solar farm.David Lev, 7/21/2011, 9:01 PM

Thank You Lockheed Martin

Actions speak louder than words. Ronn Torossian, CEO of 5WPR, 4/20/2014, 9:02 AM