(JNS.org) One-hundred and two members of India’s Bnei Menashe community are arriving in Israel this week, marking the latest group of so-called “lost” Jews to make aliyah.
(JNS.org) Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he sees “eye to eye” with President Donald Trump on the dangers facing the Middle East as the Israeli leader boarded his plane Monday for his first official meeting with the new American president.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Hamas has elected a new political leader in the Gaza Strip to replace Ismail Haniyeh, Palestinian media reported Monday. Haniyeh, meanwhile, is slated to replace Khaled Mashaal as the terrorist organization's political bureau chief.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) The Israeli company Tarbutu announced Sunday that it is adding North Korea to its list of destinations, the first time an Israeli travel agency has offered organized tours to the East Asian rogue state.
(JNS.org) An upcoming United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) report that would establish a database of companies with ties to Israeli settlements has been delayed until later this year.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) will showcase its cutting-edge drones and other strategic defense systems at Aero India 2017—the world's second-largest air show—in Bangalore, India, Feb. 14-18.
(JNS.org) In an interview published Friday, President Donald Trump told the Israeli daily newspaper Israel Hayom that he believes settlements “don’t help the [peace] process” and that he is still “studying” the potential move of the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) In an interview with France 2 TV Thursday, France's far-right National Front party leader and presidential candidate Marine Le Pen said that if elected, she would ban dual citizenship with non-European Union member states. Asked whether her immigration program would affect French Jews with dual Israeli citizenship, she said it would.
(JNS.org) At least seven Israelis were wounded after a shooting and stabbing terror attack Thursday at an open-air market in the central city of Petah Tikva, a suburb of Tel Aviv.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) The Palestinian terror group Hamas claimed Wednesday that it recently turned down an Israeli offer of a prisoner exchange deal meant to secure the return of two civilians and the remains of two soldiers held in the Gaza Strip.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Four rockets were fired Wednesday night at the southern Israeli city of Eilat. The Iron Dome defense system battery stationed in that city intercepted three projectiles, while the fourth exploded in an open area, causing no harm.
(JNS.org) The Zionist of Organization of America (ZOA) called attention to the fact that six of the seven Muslim-majority nations covered by President Donald Trump’s temporary travel ban currently deny entry to travelers who hold Israeli passports.
(JNS.org) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told a gathering of Israel’s envoys to Africa that his top diplomatic goal is to end African countries’ “automatic” votes against the Jewish state at the United Nations.
(JNS.org) On the heels of his franchise’s latest Super Bowl title, New England Patriots owner and five-time National Football League (NFL) champion Robert Kraft has announced that he will donate $6 million to a new regulation-sized American football stadium near Jerusalem.
(JNS.org) In a surprise discovery, Israeli archaeologists have uncovered a 12th cave in the Qumran region of the northern Judean Desert that once held portions of the Dead Sea Scrolls, until they were likely looted in the mid-20th century.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Israeli Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit, who opposes the newly passed law to retroactively legalize 4,000 settlement outpost homes that sit on private Palestinian land, may argue against the measure in court, Israel’s Channel 2 reported Tuesday.
(JNS.org) Pope Francis met with officials from Hebrew University of Jerusalem to develop and plan an interfaith educational program seeking to promote civic opportunity and dialogue among youths from the Middle East and around the world.
(JNS.org) The U.S. has remained mum on the historic, yet controversial passage of an Israeli bill that retroactively legalizes settlement outposts in Judea and Samaria.
(JNS.org) Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei vowed to hold an upcoming “demonstration” against threats by President Donald Trump.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Three Hamas operatives were indicted Monday on suspicion of planning multiple terrorist attacks in Israel, including shootings, bombings and abductions.