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British Olim Unlikely to Live in Judea-Samaria

British Olim Unlikely to Live in Judea-Samaria

Research finds 18% of Jewish immigrants from US and Canada live in territories; only 5% of their counterparts from the UK do the same.Kochava Rozenbaum , 06/10/2013 11:27
Video: New Olim Get Tips for Their New Homes

Video: New Olim Get Tips for Their New Homes

Ruth Nachshon, interior architect and designer, gives olim (new immigrants) tips on how to design their new Israeli home.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 19/08/2013 06:15
Olim Say Their Goodbyes

Olim Say Their Goodbyes

The new immigrants [olim] who arrived in Israel on Tuesday have the support of their families in North America: "If not now, when?"Kochava Rozenbaum , 14/08/2013 22:11
Hassidic Business Consultant Guru

Hassidic Business Consultant Guru

Want to change your business? Take the advice of Hassic Rabbi Issamar Ginzberg, a consultant guru for big and small businesses alike.Kochava Rozenbaum , 11/08/2013 09:05
OU - Not Only About Kashrut Supervision

OU - Not Only About Kashrut Supervision

Rabbi Avi Berman, Director General of the OU, explains how the organization helps immigrants and IDF soldiers.Yoni Kempinski, 07/08/2013 05:14
'Don't Be Afraid of the Israeli Bureaucracy'

'Don't Be Afraid of the Israeli Bureaucracy'

Josie Arbel, director of klita and programs at AACI, gives olim tips on how to ease their absorption into life in Israel.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 07/08/2013 04:15
Barkat: Jerusalem is One the Safest Cities

Barkat: Jerusalem is One the Safest Cities

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat is promising to develop Jerusalem for the benefit of younger citizens as well as olim.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 06/08/2013 04:16
Video: MK Lipman Inspires Olim

Video: MK Lipman Inspires Olim

"Dream, think big and believe in your children," MK Dov Lipman tells new immigrants who arrived on Nefesh B'Nefesh flight.Elad Benari, 24/07/2013 04:46
NBN Co-Founder to Olim: Follow Your Dreams

NBN Co-Founder to Olim: Follow Your Dreams

Tony Gelbart, co-founder of Nefesh B’Nefesh, addressed the 231 new Israeli citizens who landed in Israel on Tuesday.Elad Benari, 24/07/2013 03:43
NBN Flight Exclusive: Gilad Shalit Praises Olim

NBN Flight Exclusive: Gilad Shalit Praises Olim

Arutz Sheva filmed Gilad Shalit praising the new immigrants as they arrived on a “Nefesh B’Nefesh” plane in Israel this morning.Arutz Sheva, 23/07/2013 22:22
A Decade of Bringing Jews Home to Israel

A Decade of Bringing Jews Home to Israel

Nefesh B’Nefesh leaders: Most olim ask about jobs and schooling. There are amazing opportunities in Israel.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 15/03/2013 23:57
Video: Israel's Consul General Addresses Olim

Video: Israel's Consul General Addresses Olim

Israel’s Consul General in New York, Ido Aharoni, took part in the aliyah event at Times Square in Manhattan this week.Elad Benari, Canada, 15/03/2013 23:04
JNF: It's Time to Work on Human Resources

JNF: It's Time to Work on Human Resources

The Jewish National Fund (JNF) has joined forces with Nefesh B’Nefesh to promote aliyah to Israel.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 15/03/2013 16:17
'I Feel Like I'm a Better Person in Israel'

'I Feel Like I'm a Better Person in Israel'

Shira, Esther, Brooke, Leah and the Glicks talk to us from the Nefesh b'Nefesh orientation at Times Square.Yoni Kempinski & Gil Ronen, 14/03/2013 22:51
Election Help for Confused New Immigrants

Election Help for Confused New Immigrants

Activists help perplexed new immigrants navigate Israel’s elections system.Maayana Miskin, 22/01/2013 18:06
Gilad Shalit Meets with Nefesh B'Nefesh Olim

Gilad Shalit Meets with Nefesh B'Nefesh Olim

Former kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit met Thursday with 50 Lone Soldier Olim (new immigrants) from across the world. Rachel Hirshfeld , 18/01/2013 01:44
Nefesh B'Nefesh Launches Art Exhibit of New Olim

Nefesh B'Nefesh Launches Art Exhibit of New Olim

Nefesh B’Nefesh and the Ort Braude Academic College have launched an art exhibition to display the creative talents of Western Olim.Rachel Hirshfeld , 07/01/2013 20:01
French-Speaking Jews Connect to Bayit Yehudi

French-Speaking Jews Connect to Bayit Yehudi

Habayit Hayehudi (Jewish Home) is gaining popularity among olim from France, who are finding "a home in the Jewish Home".Elad Benari, 07/01/2013 05:16
Olim and Paralympic Winner Celebrate Hanukkah

Olim and Paralympic Winner Celebrate Hanukkah

Over one-hundred Lone Soldiers gathered in Tel Aviv to celebrate the 6th night of Hanukkah with 2012 Tennis Paralympics Gold Medal Winner. Arutz Sheva staff, 14/12/2012 03:46
Official: Racist Hamas Targets Ethiopians, Asians

Official: Racist Hamas Targets Ethiopians, Asians

New Ethiopian immigrants, who have no family in the country, are suffering greatly from Hamas' ongoing rocket attacksDavid Lev, 19/11/2012 22:11
Likud Anglos Director Announces Knesset Run

Likud Anglos Director Announces Knesset Run

American-born Knesset candidate Daniel Tauber says he would reform "terrible" political system.Gil Ronen, 06/11/2012 20:14
Ethiopian Olim Arrive in Israel on 'Dove's Wings'

Ethiopian Olim Arrive in Israel on 'Dove's Wings'

A charter flight carrying approximately 240 new immigrants from Ethiopia is scheduled to arrive at Ben-Gurion Airport on Monday. Rachel Hirshfeld , 29/10/2012 14:13
Only in Israel Series: On the Receiving End of Iran

Only in Israel Series: On the Receiving End of Iran

Israel certainly doesn't want war; it's doing fine without 'peace' too - and It also doesn't make its decisions with US elections in mind. Dr. Harold Goldmeier, 10/09/2012 07:27
Natan Sharansky: Iran Fears are Slowing Aliyah

Natan Sharansky: Iran Fears are Slowing Aliyah

Fears of an attack on Iran are putting off people who might otherwise be inclined to move to Israel, says Natan Sharansky.Chana Ya'ar, 19/08/2012 13:40
Jewish Home Party MK Wants Spot for Immigrant

Jewish Home Party MK Wants Spot for Immigrant

An immigrant, likely an American, may be guaranteed a spot on the list of the Jewish Home party’s Knesset Member candidates.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 07/08/2012 16:59
American Olim Love Jerusalem

American Olim Love Jerusalem

One-third of American olim choose Jerusalem as their home, and the percentage of olim moving to the capital is on the increase.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 20/05/2012 14:55
'Mock Seders' to Real Seders in Absorption Centers

'Mock Seders' to Real Seders in Absorption Centers

Ethiopian immigrants held “mock seders” in absorption centers throughout the country to mark their first Passover in Israel. Rachel Hirshfeld, 04/04/2012 19:14
Video:Age-Old Ceremony for 'First-Born' Immigrants

Video:Age-Old Ceremony for 'First-Born' Immigrants

Eleven immigrant students from Russia, all first-born, were “redeemed” in a moving Pidyon HaBen ceremony at Boys Town JerusalemYoni Kempinski, 29/02/2012 11:04
Three Religious US Girls Become IDF Officers

Three Religious US Girls Become IDF Officers

Three new immigrant girls from the US say they can stay religious and serve in the IDF and even become officers. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 17/01/2012 16:53
Gov't Bonus for Immigrants - New SIM Card

Gov't Bonus for Immigrants - New SIM Card

The government is extending its marketing to a new sector - new immigrants. Latest deal: a new SIM card and free minutes upon arrival. Chana Ya'ar, 21/11/2011 11:40
Becoming Israelis Near the Holiest Place on Earth

Becoming Israelis Near the Holiest Place on Earth

Olim from Britain and South Africa received their identity cards in a ceremony near the Western Wall. "We feel like we've come home."Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 26/10/2011 02:09
New Immigrants Motivated for IDF

New Immigrants Motivated for IDF

Enthusiasm and motivation of new immigrants serving in the Israeli military prompts the IDF to appoint a “Coordinator for New Immigrants.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 27/07/2011 09:02
Wilders Acquittal- Dutch Courage

Wilders Acquittal- Dutch Courage

The Acquittal of Geert Wilders head of the Dutch Freedom Party is a milestone in the struggle against political correctness.Amiel Ungar, 23/06/2011 14:28
How Much in Taxes Do Olim Pay?

How Much in Taxes Do Olim Pay?

Recent changes lead INN to ask expert to sum up the basic rules for new olim covering income earned in Israel and abroad.David Lev, 09/02/2011 13:34
Great Wall of Greece

Great Wall of Greece

Desperate to stem flow of illegal immigrants, Greece will build a fence on its border with Turkey. Idea comes from Israel, taunts Turkish paper.Amiel Ungar, 06/01/2011 09:37
IDs Immediately Upon Landing

IDs Immediately Upon Landing

1000 new immigrants will be arriving during the next few weeks. The authorities are ready with a bureaucracy-free absorption process.Yoni Kempinski, 21/12/2010 20:54
American Oleh Teachers Snubbed

American Oleh Teachers Snubbed

INN report: A program that retrains licensed teachers from the US who make aliyah has been canceled and may jeopardize their moving to IsraelDavid Lev, 27/10/2010 09:04
"Islam Does Not Like Christians"

"Islam Does Not Like Christians"

Getting to know Italian MP Nirenstein: straight talk on Christian attitudes to Islam and Israel, and on multiculturalism in Europe..Elad Benari, 22/10/2010 02:16
Coming home to Zion

Coming home to Zion

, 26/02/2010 00:00
Canadian Girl ‘Home in IDF’

Canadian Girl ‘Home in IDF’

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, 10/01/2010 23:03
‘Red Carpet” for Olim

‘Red Carpet” for Olim

‘Aliyah,” [“moving up” to Israel] is soaring. The number of immigrants rose 17 percent this year, including some from Kenya, Japan and Taiwan. Yoni Kempinski, 27/12/2009 18:52
Media-Lynched 'Oz' Chief Leaves

Media-Lynched 'Oz' Chief Leaves

Col. (res.) Tziki Sela resigns command of Oz immigration control unit after media frenzy over remarks about anarchists.Gil Ronen, 13/10/2009 15:00
New Housing May Lower Prices

New Housing May Lower Prices

In a bid to lower apartment prices, the Housing Ministry has offered land for sale for over 5,000 housing units around the country.Hillel Fendel, 08/09/2009 14:00
Shomron: Give Us Ethiopian Kids

Shomron: Give Us Ethiopian Kids

The struggle in Petah Tikva over where to enroll 50 young immigrants in school has revealed deeper issues involved in immigrant absorption.Maayana Miskin and Gil Ronen, 28/08/2009 10:20
New Immigrant Housing Campaign

New Immigrant Housing Campaign

A new month-long campaign from the Ministry of Immigrant Absorption makes more public housing available.Zalman Nelson, 24/06/2009 23:36