Bone Marrow Registry Founder Heads List of Influential Women

Religious magazine lists 20 most influential women in national-religious sector. Similar list of males is in process of being compiled.Hillel Fendel, 8/4/2010, 5:32 PM

'Women Power' for the Sake of the Land of Israel

Nationalist female activists from throughout Israel gathered to found a new organization: NILI – Nationalist Jewish WomenYoni Kempinski, 3/3/2010, 12:11 PM

Saudi Courts Open Doors to Women Lawyers

Female lawyers allowed into Saudi courts. Reformer: the way to democratize Muslim society is to empower Saudi women.Maayana Miskin, 2/22/2010, 4:54 PM

Canadian Girl ‘At Home’ as IDF Combat Soldier

Her mother is a Jamaican Jew, her father is an Israeli living in Canada and she is an IDF combat soldier. Welcome home, Pvt. Estelle Tabenkin. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/10/2010, 11:03 PM

Gaza Women Face Increased Violence Since Hamas Takeover

A new study has found that Gaza women have suffered increased violence since Hamas seized control of the region in 2007.Hana Levi Julian, 1/3/2010, 12:56 PM

First-Ever Conference on Arab’s Anti-Jewish Sexual Harassment

A panel of experts discussed Likud headquarters a spreading hate crime: Arab harass Jewish Israeli women as a nationalistic “statement.”IsraelNN Staff, 11/23/2009, 11:41 AM

IDF Cracking Down on Exemption for Girls

A new bill aims to crack down on young women obtaining exemptions from IDF service with declarations of religious observance.Nissan Ratzlav-Katz, 11/22/2009, 10:33 PM

Limor Livnat: Only Women Can Do 10 Things at Once

Likud Minister Limor Livnat said women were a rarity when she entered politics. “Now it’s a woman’s world,” she stated on Woman’s Day.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/27/2009, 6:49 PM

Anti-Harassment Forum: Get Women Out of the Army

Rebbetzin Yehudit Shilat of the anti-sexual harassment forum Takana believes that no woman should be forced to enlist in the army.Maayana Miskin, 10/23/2009, 12:08 PM

IDF Couple Makes History - 'Generally Speaking'

Appointment of Gila Kalifi-Amir, wife of PM’s Military Secretary, as Chief of Staff’s Advisor on Women, makes them IDF’s most senior couple ever.Gil Ronen, 7/7/2009, 9:26 PM

PA Woman Convicted of Treason

A woman has for the first time been convicted of treason by a court in the Palestinian Authority. She was sentenced to 20 years in prison.Hana Levi Julian, 6/15/2009, 4:47 PM