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Cabinet holds meeting to discuss Iranian cyber attack on Israel's water infrastructure

Cabinet holds meeting to discuss Iranian cyber attack on Israel's water infrastructure

Iranian cyber attack on Israel's water infrastructure crosses red lines, defies ethical codes, senior officials say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2020 22:06
Israeli researchers develop technology that transforms tap water into virus disinfectant

Israeli researchers develop technology that transforms tap water into virus disinfectant

Researchers from Bar-Ilan U develop method based on tap water they say can eliminate bacteria and kill viruses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/04/2020 10:09
Israeli water tech inaugurated in Gaza

Israeli water tech inaugurated in Gaza

Israeli-manufactured "GEN-M" machine that converts air into drinking water inaugurated in Gaza neighborhood, after army approves transfer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/02/2020 14:26
High levels of lead found in much of Canada's water supply

High levels of lead found in much of Canada's water supply

A third of homes have drinking water that exceeded the national guideline limit in study.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/11/2019 13:00
Israeli technology to solve Uzbekistan's water crisis?

Israeli technology to solve Uzbekistan's water crisis?

Uzbekistan signs MOU with Israel’s Watergen to fight water shortage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/10/2019 14:51
800 liters of water - from air

800 liters of water - from air

Israeli technology converts air into water for residents in northern Colombia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/10/2019 16:13
US and Iran train on jet-skis for possible Gulf conflict

US and Iran train on jet-skis for possible Gulf conflict

Revolutionary Guards fleet operates dozens of such vehicles, also US Marine Commando unit Sea Lions recently put more into service.Mordechai Sones, 29/08/2019 13:22
Tzomet Institute approves hot water on Shabbat in 2 resorts

Tzomet Institute approves hot water on Shabbat in 2 resorts

For first time, Tzomet Institute grants technological approval to Shabbat hot water system for two guest houses in Israel.Mordechai Sones, 18/07/2019 12:44
Tap water in haredi city of Modi'in Illit gets green light

Tap water in haredi city of Modi'in Illit gets green light

Health Ministry tells residents: Testing shows tap water safe to drink again.Chana Roberts, 02/04/2019 14:13
Watch: Rescue from 'water trap'

Watch: Rescue from 'water trap'

Two drivers and one passenger safely rescued from jeeps swept away by current in Nahal Hilazon.Mordechai Sones, 14/01/2019 21:34
'Judea, Samaria residents will no longer suffer water problems'

'Judea, Samaria residents will no longer suffer water problems'

Energy Minister at new water drilling in Samaria with council head Yossi Dagan. 'Another stage in solving water supply to area residents.'Mordechai Sones, 02/01/2019 12:30
Amid tensions, Jordan asks Israel for more water

Amid tensions, Jordan asks Israel for more water

Jordan asks Israel for increase in water allocation due to severe drought in the kingdom.Elad Benari, 21/11/2018 05:06
Drought expected for sixth year in a row

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, 26/08/2018 19:35
Watch: Infusing water into Golan rivers

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, 20/08/2018 20:11
Water company shuts tap due to suspicious test result

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, 15/08/2018 12:17
Life on Mars? Large body of liquid water found on Red Planet

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, 25/07/2018 18:57
Israel for the world: Dealing with the global water crisis

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, 12/07/2018 23:29
Energy Minister against Defense Ministry

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, 09/07/2018 20:18
Study: Desalinated water increases chance of heart disease

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, 04/07/2018 22:48
PA official: Israel stealing our water

PA official: Israel stealing our water

Adviser to PA cabinet leader accuses Israel of deliberately restricting Arabs' rights to water.Dalit Halevi, 26/06/2018 03:13
'Our deterrence is zero - we don't have resources'

'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, 19/06/2018 14:02
Netanyahu: My unprecedented offer to Iran

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, 10/06/2018 17:40
Hot summers

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, 29/05/2018 14:56
Will Jewish communities have no water during the summer?

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, 27/03/2018 15:33
Does your bottled water contain microplastics?

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, 15/03/2018 09:17
U.S. launches water project in Jericho

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, 16/10/2017 03:33
Water crisis in Samaria

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, 17/07/2017 15:06
Arab theft causes serious water shortage in Samaria community

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, 29/05/2017 16:03
Self-organization makes for efficient separation

Self-organization makes for efficient separation

A new, water-based, recyclable membrane filters all types of nanoparticles.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/05/2017 20:41
Israeli company provides water to India, Vietnam-from thin air

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, 04/04/2017 19:36
Israel, PA agree to cooperate on water

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, 16/01/2017 03:04
End of the Samaria water crisis?

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, 28/07/2016 22:00
Arab water theft leaves Jewish towns high and dry

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, 05/07/2016 17:33
Can't remember to drink? Try smart bottle-caps

Can't remember 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, 21/12/2015 19:19
Iran Jails More 'Israeli Spies'

Iran Jails More 'Israeli Spies'

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, 31/08/2015 00:16
Petitioners Demand Halt to Jordan 'Water Flip'

Petitioners Demand Halt to Jordan 'Water Flip'

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, 30/08/2015 17:54
Hamas: Gazans Behind Water Crisis, Not Israel

Hamas: 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, 10/08/2015 07:23
Water Shutoffs Have Ariel Residents on Edge

Water Shutoffs Have Ariel Residents on Edge

Extreme heat and doubled water usage places undue strain on Ariel's water systems, leading to shutoffs at the worst of times.Talia Blatman, 04/08/2015 17:32
Jew Attacked for Drinking Water on Temple Mount

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, 03/06/2015 17:08
From Zion will Come Forth Water Know-how

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, 19/04/2015 16:57
No More Water Cut-offs Without Special Approval

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, 02/04/2015 12:54
Israel's Gift to Asia: Water and Cybersecurity

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, 31/03/2015 17:36
The Water War Against Israel Exposed

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, 23/03/2015 11:34
Israel to Double Water Supply to Gaza

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, 04/03/2015 16:46
Jordan, Israel to Link Dead Sea with Red Sea

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, 26/02/2015 20:54
ISIS's War of Water and Electricity

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, 18/02/2015 09:52
Ministerial Committee Passes Water Recycling Bill

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, 30/11/2014 15:01
Bennett in China for New Joint Technology Project

Bennett in China for New Joint Technology Project

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

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, 30/04/2014 19:54
Lawless Arab Neighborhood Petitions Water Shortage

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, 26/03/2014 19:07
Prayer Session for Rain at Western Wall in 9 Days

Prayer Session for Rain at Western Wall in 9 Days

Chief Ashkenazic Rabbi David Lau announces a mass prayer to end Israel's drought, to coincide with the Fast of Esther.Tova Dvorin , 04/03/2014 12:29
Israel Faces Almost Unprecedented Water Crisis

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, 17/02/2014 11:29
Warm, Sunny Weather to Return

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, 16/02/2014 09:32
 Even Pal. Authority Stats Show Schulz Wrong

Even Pal. 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, 13/02/2014 09:10
January: Record-Low Water Levels

January: Record-Low Water Levels

Meteorological services determine extremely arid month, Kinneret and other water bodies at lowest measures since recording started.Ari Yashar, 03/02/2014 09:28
NGO Video Exposes Tibi's 'No Electricity' Lie

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, 21/01/2014 22:14
Binyamin Town Abandoned in Wake of Storm

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, 16/12/2013 22:10