Drought expected for sixth year in a row

Water Authority chairman warns of economic, ecological effects of continuing drought. 'Climate crisis already here.'Gary Willig, 8/26/2018, 7:35 PM

Watch: Infusing water into Golan rivers

Israel Nature and Parks Authority, Water Authority and Mekorot begin pumping clean water to Golan rivers to reduce pollutant concentrations.Rafael Levy, 8/20/2018, 8:11 PM

Water company shuts tap due to suspicious test result

Water company says business as usual after closing tap due to abnormal test result.Orly Harari, 8/15/2018, 12:17 PM

Life on Mars? Large body of liquid water found on Red Planet

Scientists announce discovery of 12 mile wide underground lake of liquid water on Mars, say other bodies of water possible.Gary Willig, 7/25/2018, 6:57 PM

Israel for the world: Dealing with the global water crisis

Water activist and New York Times bestselling author, Seth M. Siegel, discusses how Israel is dealing with its own water problems.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2018, 11:29 PM

Energy Minister against Defense Ministry

Energy Minister Steinitz criticizes Defense Ministry conduct in attempts to solve water shortage, 'I couldn't understand their bureaucracy.'Eliran Aharon, 7/9/2018, 8:18 PM

Study: Desalinated water increases chance of heart disease

Large-scale study finds increase in heart disease due to desalination. State thought to change desalination method, but nothing done so far.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2018, 10:48 PM

PA official: Israel stealing our water

Adviser to PA cabinet leader accuses Israel of deliberately restricting Arabs' rights to water.Dalit Halevi, 6/26/2018, 3:13 AM

'Our deterrence is zero - we don't have resources'

Civil Admin. aims to bring more water to Judea and Samaria amid massive theft. 'Arab farmers use huge amounts of water they don't pay for.'Hezki Baruch, 6/19/2018, 2:02 PM

Netanyahu: My unprecedented offer to Iran

PM offer to help solve Iran's water crisis, launches Farsi website with plans for water recycling.Gary Willig, 6/10/2018, 5:40 PM

Hot summers

Rabbi Yisrael Lipkin of Salant said that all luxuries eventually become necessities, and this certainly has proven to be the case regarding air conditioning here in Israel.Rabbi Berel Wein, 5/29/2018, 2:56 PM

Will Jewish communities have no water during the summer?

Energy Minister holds urgent meeting with Yesha Council leaders after discovery that water infrastructure plans held up as summer approachesArutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2018, 3:33 PM

Does your bottled water contain microplastics?

Tests on more than 250 bottles from 11 leading brands worldwide reveal widespread contamination from plastic debris.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2018, 9:17 AM

U.S. launches water project in Jericho

Trump envoy Jason Greenblatt on hand for launch of $10 million project to improve access to wastewater treatment and water Jericho farmers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/16/2017, 3:33 AM

Water crisis in Samaria

Residents of four Samaria towns suffer irregular water supply, forced to carry drinking water in jugs up mountainside.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2017, 3:06 PM

Arab theft causes serious water shortage in Samaria community

The Samarian community of Migdalim is suffering from water shortages due to theft of water by local ArabsArutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2017, 4:03 PM

Self-organization makes for efficient separation

A new, water-based, recyclable membrane filters all types of nanoparticles.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/18/2017, 8:41 PM

Israeli company provides water to India, Vietnam-from thin air

Water Gen, an Israeli company, signs deal to produce drinking water in countries with water shortages by extracting water from the air.JTA, 4/4/2017, 7:36 PM

Israel, PA agree to cooperate on water

Israel and the PA to renew the activity of the Joint Water Committee which manages water and sewer related infrastructure.Kobi Finkler, 1/16/2017, 3:04 AM

End of the Samaria water crisis?

Water Minister Yuval Steinitz describes the emergency measures taken to break the water crisis in Samaria.Rachel Kaplan and Shimon Cohen, 7/28/2016, 10:00 PM

Arab water theft leaves Jewish towns high and dry

Mekorot water company says bulk of water shortages in Judea and Samaria towns due to Palestinian Authority's illegal water connections.David Rosenberg, 7/5/2016, 5:33 PM

Trouble remembering to drink? Try smart bottle-caps

Watch: Arutz Sheva meets with co-founder of Water.IO - a combined water bottle-smartphone app which alerts users when they need to drink.Yoni Kempinski, 12/21/2015, 7:19 PM

Iran Jails 'Israeli Spies' As Wash Post Reporter Awaits Verdict

Iran has sentenced two people to ten years in prison each for spying for the U.S. and Israel, with a third likely to be sentenced this week.Yaakov Levi, 8/31/2015, 12:16 AM

Israel 'Flips' Fresh Kinneret Water for Desalinated Jordan Water

Hundreds of people in Israel have signed a petition against a transfer of some 50 million cubic meters of Kinneret water to Jordan.Yaakov Levi, 8/30/2015, 5:54 PM

Hamas Admits Gazans Behind Water Crisis, Not Israel

Hamas paper finds excessive digging of wells and pumping in Gush Katif lands evacuated in 2005 causing resource collapse.Dalit Halevy, 8/10/2015, 7:23 AM

Water Shutoffs Have Ariel Residents Hot and Bothered

Extreme heat and doubled water usage places undue strain on Ariel's water systems, leading to shutoffs at the worst of times.Talia Blatman, 8/4/2015, 5:32 PM

Again: Jew Attacked for Drinking Water on Temple Mount

Muslim women guard surround men who attempt to drink from public water fountain; police do nothing.Tova Dvorin and Yishai Karov, 6/3/2015, 5:08 PM

From Zion will Come Forth Water Know-how

Delegation of Israeli water companies visit Brazil to help the country overcome its 'water challenge.'Hillel Fendel, 4/19/2015, 4:57 PM

No More Water Cut-offs Without Special Approval

As of Wednesday water companies are longer allowed to shut off the water supply of debtors, unless they receive a special dispensation.Hillel Fendel, 4/2/2015, 12:54 PM

Israel's Gift to Asia: Water and Cybersecurity

As Israel increasingly looks eastward, 2 delegations with China, South Korea signify how European trade becoming increasingly passé.Ari Yashar, 3/31/2015, 5:36 PM

The Water War Against Israel Exposed

Research group reveals how NGOs make false claims against Israel on water issues, and even shoot down projects meant for Palestinian Arabs.Ari Yashar, 3/23/2015, 11:34 AM

Israel to Double Water Supply to Gaza

COGAT says it hopes Hamas will not steal water from citizens as it steals construction materials to build terror tunnels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2015, 4:46 PM

Jordan, Israel to Link Dead Sea with Red Sea

Deal signed in Amman to pump Red Sea into Dead Sea as part of efforts to boost Israel's water supply.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2015, 8:54 PM

ISIS's War of Water and Electricity

Brutal terror regime has taken to cutting off basic necessities in its fight to expand control in Syria and Iraq.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 2/18/2015, 9:52 AM

Ministerial Committee Passes Water Recycling Bill

A purifier in every home? Bill to recycle sink, shower water for reuse passes in Ministerial Committee for Legislation.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 11/30/2014, 3:01 PM

Bennett in China to Help Build 'City of Water'

Israeli companies hold a pilot for water technology in Chinese city, as Economics Minister urges Israelis to enter Chinese market.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 11/24/2014, 10:57 AM

Drinking Water Scare in Jerusalem

150,000 Jerusalem residents in nine neighborhoods warned not to use tap water for drinking, dishes, or other use until further notice.Tova Dvorin, 4/30/2014, 7:54 PM

Lawless Arab Neighborhood Petitions Water Shortage

Arab residents of Jerusalem's Shuafat neighborhood claim negligence; water authorities note rampant security risks as cause.Ari Yashar, 3/26/2014, 7:07 PM

Prayer Session for Rain at Western Wall, on Fast of Esther

Chief Ashkenazic Rabbi David Lau announces a mass prayer to end Israel's drought, to coincide with the Fast of Esther.Tova Dvorin , 3/4/2014, 12:29 PM

Israel Faces Almost Unprecedented Water Crisis

Agricultural official says only a 'climate miracle' can prevent severe crisis unless gov't increases desalination efforts.David Lev, 2/17/2014, 11:29 AM

Warm, Sunny Weather to Return

Forecasters’ prediction of a quick end to brief rainy spell causes further concern for Israel’s water resources.Maayana Miskin, 2/16/2014, 9:32 AM

Even Palestinian Authority Stats Show Schulz Wrong

EU Parliament President claimed PA Arabs receive 17 cubic meters of water per year, but even PA figures are more than twice as big.Gil Ronen, 2/13/2014, 9:10 AM

January: Record-Low Water Levels

Meteorological services determine extremely arid month, Kinneret and other water bodies at lowest measures since recording started.Ari Yashar, 2/3/2014, 9:28 AM

NGO Video Exposes Tibi's 'No Electricity' Lie

Regavim video shows Tibi's outburst in front of Canadian PM, that MK Taleb a-Sana's village has no electricity or water, for the lie it is.Ari Yashar, 1/21/2014, 10:14 PM

Binyamin Town Abandoned in Wake of Storm

Residents of a town in the Binyamin region abandoned it after being subjected to snow, rain, and wind, no electrical power, water, phones.David Lev, 12/16/2013, 10:10 PM

Israel Complains to Dutch Ambassador Over Water Boycott

Foreign Ministry files a complaint with ambassador after Dutch water company cuts ties with its Israeli counterpart.Elad Benari, 12/12/2013, 4:43 AM

'Oslo Accords Make it Hard to Stop Illegal Water Drilling'

IDF General tells MKs that Oslo Accords prevent authorities from dealing with the illegal Arab drilling blighting northern Israel.Maayana Miskin, 11/12/2013, 4:06 PM

Water Authority Worried: Kinneret Too High

After bountiful rains last winter, officials now worried that Israel may have too much water., 11/6/2013, 3:46 AM

Toldot: Well, Well, Well

Why tell the story of the wells? Daniel Pinner, 10/31/2013, 7:42 AM

Bathers 'Desecrate' IDF War Memorial

Local residents shocked and offended by incident in which families went swimming in a memorial to victims of helicopter tragedy.Chana Ya'ar, 7/31/2013, 1:22 PM

Kinneret Starts to Drop

The Kinneret begins its summer fall as rain stops.Maayana Miskin, 5/5/2013, 1:21 PM

Passover Hike to Solomon’s Pools in 'Area A' of Gush Etzion

The Kfar Etzion Field School will introduce Passover tourists to Solomon’s Pools, which supplied water to Jerusalem for nearly 2,000 years.Chana Ya'ar, 3/28/2013, 1:10 PM

Lake Kinneret Still Rising with Approach of Spring

With the approach of spring, Lake Kinneret (Sea of Galilee) is still rising and is now barely one meter short of its maximum capacity.Chana Ya'ar, 3/14/2013, 2:19 PM

Lake Kinneret Still Rising as Winter Winds Down

The water level of Lake Kinneret (Sea of Galilee) is still rising as the winter season begins to wind down.Chana Ya'ar, 3/3/2013, 10:15 AM

Good News From Lake Kinneret As Water Level Continues to Rise

Good news for the Land of Israel as the water level of Lake Kinneret, slowly inches its way to maximum capacity for the first time in years.Chana Ya'ar, 2/10/2013, 3:23 PM

Kinneret Hits Halfway Point

The Kinneret is halfway between two “red lines,” one for dangerously low waters, the other for high waters.Maayana Miskin, 1/20/2013, 11:22 AM

Kinneret Waters Continuing to Rise

The waters of Lake Kinneret (Sea of Galilee) are continuing to rise. In the past 24 hours, the level of the lake rose 2 cm.Chana Ya'ar, 1/16/2013, 1:58 PM