On a gloomy Rosh Hashana Eve, Israel prepares for second painful national lockdown

Deeply unpopular closure set to take effect at 2 p.m., last for two weeks … [Read More...]

Hospitals open underground wartime wards to ready for surge in COVID-19 patients

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El Al’s new owner: Eli Rozenberg, a 27-year-old yeshiva student from New York

Son of US multi-millionaire was sole bidder for controlling stake … [Read More...]

Hezbollah, Iranian Quds Force recruit east Jerusalem woman

Yasmin Jabar, of Jerusalem's Old City, works at the National Library … [Read More...]

Israel’s population up to 9.25 million, though growth rate and immigration down

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Hasidic pilgrims at Ukraine border refuse to return despite Israel’s plea

‘Ministers don’t determine reality; there’s a God in the world,’ says one … [Read More...]

Bacteria may be key to curing COVID-19 and other viruses

Israeli researchers liken finding to discovery of antibiotics … [Read More...]

Under lockdown, Israel faces bitter start of Jewish New Year

With limits on gatherings and movement, like the damper on Passover … [Read More...]

A time for healing

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Schools close a day early, as over 5,500 virus cases confirmed in 24 hours

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Rivlin: ‘We will not prevail through toxic accusations – only together’

Says Israel is used to being a country that ‘leads in all areas of … [Read More...]

Remotely-controlled Heron UAV lands in Ben-Gurion Airport

Takes off from northern air force base, lands at Ben-Gurion and … [Read More...]

Teen accomplice in deadly 2015 Jewish terror attack sentenced to 3.5 years

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More than one in 10 Americans under 40 thinks Jews caused the Holocaust

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Evangelicals praise signing of ‘Abraham Accords’ between Israel, UAE, and Bahrain

Third and fourth Arab nations to establish diplomatic relations with … [Read More...]

Scholar says Israel-UAE peace key to averting global climate disaster

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Netanyahu earned his moment in the sun – and the public distrust that clouds it

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Netanyahu should have greeted Biden

Israel has enjoyed bipartisan support in the US for the past 72 years … [Read More...]

Marking ‘dawn of new Middle East,’ Israel signs historic deals with UAE, Bahrain

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13 wounded as rockets fired at southern Israel

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At least 1,000 Hasidim said stuck on Ukraine-Belarus border in pilgrimage chaos

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Minister says new lockdown will be looser, more focused on mental health

Rules focus on keeping people sane by opening playgrounds, outdoor … [Read More...]

Decrying normalization, Palestinians warn of Third Intifada

Abbas, Haniyeh agree to work toward foiling ‘conspiracies’ … [Read More...]

500 Christians killed in Ethiopia since June, report states

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Evangelical Christians and Israel: Divisive issue explored in new film

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