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New Community in Negev Shelved

5 years after expulsion, Nature Preservation Society’s objection to Negev community for the Jewish residents expelled from Gaza is accepted.Elad Benari, 12/9/2010, 5:19 AM

Shells Fired, One Wounded

Four mortar shells fired from Gaza into Israel, one person was moderately wounded. ISA reports an increase in terror attacks during November.Elad Benari, 12/9/2010, 1:12 AM

Prize for New Towns in Negev

The Ohr National Missions has received the Prime Minister’s Prize for its work in starting seven new communities in the Negev and Galilee.Hillel Fendel, 11/25/2010, 12:17 PM

Peres on Negev Rehab Facility

President Peres was in the Negev Sunday to inaugurate the south's first rehabilitation center. He called for faster development. Maayana Miskin, 11/14/2010, 6:35 PM

Free Tuition to IDF Soldiers

Government approves plan to offer tuition-free higher education to soldiers in the Negev, Galilee, Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 9/14/2010, 5:42 AM

Gaza Mortar Attack for New Year

Gaza terrorists launched a mortar attack on Israel just hours before the start of Rosh HaShanah, the Jewish New Year, just missing a kindergarten.Chana Ya'ar, 9/8/2010, 10:34 AM

Bedouin Squatters Removed

The Israel Lands Authority has successfully cleared out 1,400 dunams (350 acres, 1.4 square kilometers) of Negev land illegally planted by Bedouin.Hillel Fendel, 2/24/2010, 10:09 AM

Negev Airport for Int’l Flights

The Negev may replace Ben Gurion Airport for international travelers, according to a proposal by Deputy Prime Minister Silvan Shalom.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/9/2010, 8:11 AM

Thousands Commemorate Baba Sali

40,000 Jews participated in the ceremonies marking the 25th anniversary of the death of the Moroccan Kabbalist, the ‘Baba Sali.’Hana Levi Julian, 1/19/2010, 12:06 PM

Air Force Saves 14 from Floods

The Air Force rescued at least 14 people in the Negev Monday, where flash floods claimed the life of one person. Another person is missing.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/18/2010, 10:35 PM

Rare Storm Dumps Rain in Negev

Flash floods engulfed the Negev Sunday three days after prayers and a fast day were observed in an appeal to the Almighty to break the drought.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/17/2010, 8:53 PM

IDF to South: 'Get Ready'

The IDF's Southern Commander warned Regional Council heads that the quiet along the Gaza Belt area may be coming to an end.Hana Levi Julian, 1/7/2010, 3:11 PM

Be'er Sheva: Terror Foiled

Be'er Sheva police found no explosives but are still holding three suspects they believe may have planned to attack the Be'er Sheva bus station.Hana Levi Julian, 1/3/2010, 1:30 PM

Bill Would Oust MK Who Incites

MK A-Sanaa calls Hamas Gaza leader on his cellphone and lets him address a subversive rally at the Erez crossing. MK Zahalka:Barak is like a Nazi.Hana Levi Julian and Gil Ronen, 12/31/2009, 5:19 PM

Israelis Welcome Rain

As winter progresses, Israelis are celebrating the welcome splashing of much-needed rains, which have been falling sporadically over the last week.Malkah Fleisher, 12/22/2009, 9:13 PM

Advanced Rocket Attack on Sderot

For the second time in a week, Gaza terrorists attacked Jewish communities in southern Israel, this time using advanced Russian-made rockets.Hana Levi Julian, 12/17/2009, 10:30 AM

Hasmonean King Ruled the Negev

Israeli archaeologists have discovered proof that the Hasmoneans conquered Gaza and the Negev.Hana Levi Julian, 12/10/2009, 2:49 PM

'Smart Agriculture' in the Negev

Sewage water from central Israel is being creatively utilized to make the Negev bloom with orchards and vineyards.Hillel Fendel, 11/30/2009, 11:00 AM

Travel: Touring Ramat HaNegev

A visit to the Negev should be on everyone's itinerary, because only by experiencing the desert can you understand its importance. Shmuel Browns and Hana Levi Julian, 11/7/2009, 6:18 PM

Illegal Entrants Flood the South

Illegal entrants are flooding southern Israel, IDF officials tell visiting MKs. Seven percent of Eilat residents – illegal.Maayana Miskin, 10/15/2009, 8:44 PM

Demographic War on Negev

‘Suicidal democracy’ lets Bedouin conquer the Negev, a regional leader charges. National religious Jews are trying to build a new community. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/26/2009, 11:41 PM

Hareidi City Planned in Negev

Yet another hareidi-religious city is on the Housing Ministry drawing boards: Kasif, between Be’er Sheva and Arad.Hillel Fendel, 9/24/2009, 12:57 PM