Wednesday 21 August 2019

Public transport to run on Shabbat in Ramat Gan

United Torah Judaism are outraged that Ramat Gan City Council are allowing public transportation through the city on a Shabbat. Ultra-orthodox Party leaders have vented their anger at Mayor Carmel Shama-Hacohen for the approving the decision for shuttle services to...

Javid makes historic visit to Jerusalem

Home Secretary Sajid Javid broke new ground during a two-day visit to Israel this week. The first senior minister of a British government to visit Israel’s capital city Javid and Western...

Mass protests after shooting of Ethiopian teenager

Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan has warned protesters from Israel's Ethiopian community that violence and anarchy will not be tolerated. Mass protests have taken place across Israel since an unnamed...

S’de Dov Airport closes

S’de Dov Airport in Tel Aviv has finally closed at midnight on Monday after largescale opposition. Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu refused to reverse an unpopular move after discussions with Transportation Minister Bezalel Smotrich, legal...

Bibi weighs up election options

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is weighing up his election options as political party’s change positions moving forward. Far-right Otzma Yehudit has pulled out of an agreement with the United Right Party to present a unified bloc in...

Kushner defends “deal of the century” at Bahrain conference

Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner stoically defended his long-awaited "deal of the century" proposal at the ‘Peace for the Sake of Prosperity’ economic workshop in Bahrain this week. Kushner...

Barak is back!

Former Prime Minister and Defense Minister Ehud Barak has made a stunning political comeback. Seven years after retiring Barak announced the establishment of a new party at a press conference in Tel Aviv...

British universities join start up enterprise

Three British universities are joining a Start Up Nation Mentorship enterprise set by World Jewish Congress and Israeli Consulate that has proved a success in the United States. Oxford, Cambridge and London...

Tributes flow to “mother of Israel”

The State of Israel is mourning the death of First Lady Nechama Rivlin. President Reuven Rivlin in a poignant eulogy at Mount Herzl cemetery yesterday...

Bibi axes Bennett and Shaked after coalition demise

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has axed Education Minister Naftali Bennett and Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked from the government following the demise of his coalition. New elections are set to...

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