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

Storms Brought 200% of Seasonal Rainfall

The rainstorms that hit Israel over the past week are coming to a close, after joining the top five rainiest weeks in Israel’s history.Maayana Miskin, 1/11/2013, 9:03 AM

City: No Free Water Deal for Old City Church

Pay your bills as the Kotel and Knesset do, a spokesperson for the Jerusalem Municipality told officials at a major Jerusalem church.David Lev, 12/31/2012, 8:08 AM

Kinneret Set to Break 20-Year Record

The Water Authority is hopeful regarding the precipitation this winter, saying the Kinneret is set to break a record of almost 20 years.Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/18/2012, 7:47 PM

Continental US Facing Worst Drought in Decades

The US is facing its worst drought in half a century, according to a report released this week by the U.S. Drought Monitor.Chana Ya'ar, 11/23/2012, 5:14 AM

Mekorot to Set Up Major Indian Project

Mekorot, through its development subsidiary, will build a water control system and smart metering system to prevent waste in northern IndiaDavid Lev, 9/14/2012, 6:43 AM

Main Water Supplies to Aleppo Cut Off

The main water supply to the northern city of Aleppo, Syria's commercial hub, has been cut off by government troops.Chana Ya'ar, 9/9/2012, 1:43 PM

Hot July Weather Pushes Up Water Use

Water usage in Israel has been climbing, but Israel may soon solve some of its water problems, a top Mekorot official saidDavid Lev, 8/23/2012, 2:50 PM

Lake Kinneret Water Level Suffers Dramatic Drop

The water level in Lake Kinneret (Sea of Galilee) has dropped by 26 inches (66 cm) since mid-May, and is still expected to drop further.Chana Ya'ar, 8/23/2012, 1:05 PM

United States in Serious Drought; Israel Can Help

Israeli Water Desalination expert recommends solutions to the current drought in the US.Gideon Israel, 7/25/2012, 9:11 PM

JNF Reservoirs Helped Israel Through Drought

Arutz Sheva visits the JNF’s booth at the Cleantech exhibition, learns how JNF helped enrich Israel with 260 million cubic meters of water.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 7/4/2012, 4:12 AM

Israel and PA Talk Water

The Palestinian Authority is demanding Israel increase water supplies without raising prices to match market rates paid by Israeli consumersGabe Kahn, 6/28/2012, 3:32 PM

Int'l Aid Groups Blame Israel That Gaza Water Unfit to Drink

Two international aid organizations claim that Gaza's water is unfit to drink, but they blame Israel for the problem.Chana Ya'ar, 6/14/2012, 12:43 PM

Israel Water Technology Sparks Business Venture

Millionare Richard Branson has launched a new business venture, “Virgin Pure,” using technology imported from Israel. Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/31/2012, 7:02 PM

'Palestinians' Boycott Israel, Desalination and UNICEF

The Palestinian Contractors Union announced a boycott of UNICEF for allowing Israeli firms to place bids on construction work in Gaza.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/29/2012, 1:27 PM