Israel publishes plan to protect elderly; death toll rises to 177

Bereaved families may be permitted to visit graves on Yom Hazikaron … [Read more...]

This Yom Hashoah, survivors must bear witness from their living room lockdowns

As events canceled due to COVID-19 force memorials online … [Read more...]

Life returns cautiously to Israel’s streets; self-employed protest

‘We are lifting our heads up and we hope that it will be okay’ … [Read more...]

29-year-old, already terminally ill, is Israel’s youngest virus fatality

Six deaths take toll to 171 with 13,362 infected … [Read more...]

Technion researchers create rapid home testing kit for coronavirus

Team boasts 99% accuracy, can quickly roll out kits on a wide scale … [Read more...]

Health Ministry: No competitive or contact sports for six months

For at least the next half year … [Read more...]

As parents pan remote studies as ‘a joke,’ teachers resist school year extension

Education minister says distance learning is ‘not compulsory’ … [Read more...]

Cabinet approves outdoor prayers for up to 19, fines for failure to wear a mask

After ministers fight for hours over plans by Netanyahu and Health Ministry … [Read more...]

Israel’s death toll rises to 164 with 13 new fatalities Saturday

13,256 cases, 164 serious, 113 on ventilators; 9,950 tested Friday … [Read more...]

Charity tied to leading rabbi raises cash with promise of immunity from coronavirus

Kanievsky organization takes NIS 3,000 payment for ‘guaranteed protection’ … [Read more...]

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