Wednesday 21 August 2019

The Holocaust Remembrance date

Holocaust Remembrance Day began in Israel on Wednesday evening and led into Thursday, when sirens across the country were sounded. The Hebrew date is 27 Nissan, but many have asked, why is...

Oils in Beauty – When Oil is Best

My younger self was always slightly afraid of oils. As adolescents, when we feel our skin is at its most vulnerable to breakout from...

Indictment served just before an election is intended to influence the election

In an unprecedented move, the Attorney General in Israel, Avichai Mandelblit, announced he will indict Prime Minister Netanyahu for fraud and breach of trust,...

Israel and British Voting System and Labour’s U-Turn

In 2004 Prime Minister Ariel Sharon headed a Likud led coalition, and made it clear that any government minister, who voted against the Gaza disengagement plan, (the removal of 21 separate...

Walking around Israel

Visitors to Israel looking for an outing slightly more adventurous than another museum, archaeological site or outdoor market can take advantage of the growing...

Golf Seniors Master Annual JNF UK Tournament

On 17 July, 80 golfers participated in the annual JNF UK Senior Masters tournament. Held this year at the exclusive Dyrham Park Country Club, the event...

Winter’s here, so get the Gear! Dressing Kids for the Cold.

When it comes to winter, dressing ourselves and more importantly our children, it becomes not only a question of aesthetics but also quality. A...

MPs rebel against their leadership

Guardian columnist Owen Jones last Monday tweeted that “seven Labour MPs won their seats on manifestos backing public ownership, higher taxes on the rich, ending austerity, and...

European Maccabi Games officially open

The 15th European Maccabi Games was officially opened by the President of Hungary János Áder before thousands of spectators at Új Hidegkuti Nándor Stadium in Budapest on Tuesday evening. Yoav Galant, Minister of Aliya...

The Two Miracles of 1967

Wars typically unfold over months, years, and even decades. Some of the more vicious wars in history lasted across multiple centuries. In 1967 history shifted dramatically over...

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