New York Times
Israel's Austerity Budget Draws Citizen Protests
New York Times
JERUSALEM — The Israeli government was debating the final points of a two-year austerity budget early Tuesday that would cut spending and raise taxes, outraging many Israelis who voted in a new government this year after promises of economic relief.
Israel trims defence spending in austerity budget
Israel's treasury weighs changes to budget to remove most contentious elements
Stop spending like a drunken sailor
The Epoch Times
Stunning Byzantine mosaic uncovered in Israel
Archaeologists have uncovered an "extraordinary" mosaic that would've been used as the floor of a public building during the Byzantine Period in what is today Israel, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) announced. The colorful mosaic and public ...
Byzantine Mosaic Floor Found in Israel
Magnificent Mosaic from Byzantine Period Unearthed in Israel
Ancient Mosaic Found in Southern Israel
Israel-related groups also pointed to IRS scrutiny
The same Internal Revenue Service office that singled out Tea Party groups for extra scrutiny also challenged Israel-related organizations, at least one of which filed suit over the agency's handling of its application for tax-exempt status. The ...
IRS May Also Have Targeted Pro-Israel Groups - Newsmax.com
Pro-Israel Group Sees "Same Conduct" In IRS's Tea Party Campaign - BuzzFeed
IRS targeting extended to pro-Israel outfits, group charges
Israel Unexpectedly Cuts Rate
Wall Street Journal
The central bank hadn't been due to make a monetary policy decision until May 27 but it said it had made these unscheduled decisions in light of the continued strength of the shekel that reflects the start of offshore natural gas production in Israel ...
Bank of Israel Unexpectedly Cuts Lending Rate
UPDATE 2-Bank of Israel cuts rate in surprise move on strong shekel
'Dollar Gone Wild' Prompts Unusual Bank of Israel Move
Political Currents of Water Management: Challenges in Israel, Palestine, and ...
Other nations, those with more technological and economic capacity to maximize their limited resources, are the winners. During our trip to the Middle East in February, the lines were clear: Israel is winning water management in the region while ...
Israel To Compensate Turkish Flotilla Victims Who Drop Lawsuits
Israel tanks, bulldozers invade northeast Gaza Strip
PA Helpless to Combat Expansion By Israel in Jordan Valley
Stephen Hawking's boycott hits Israel where it hurts: science
Stephen Hawking's decision to boycott the Israeli president's conference has gone viral. Over 100,000 Facebook shares of the Guardian report at last count. Whatever the subsequent fuss, Hawking's letter is unequivocal. His refusal was made because of ...
Viewpoint: Stephen Hawking's Israel Boycott Is Lost in Space
Hawking boycott riles Israel
Comment: Hawking and the Israel boycott
Israel jails conscientious objector Natan Blanc for tenth time
A teenage conscientious objector has been jailed by an Israeli military court for the tenth time in six months for refusing to enlist for compulsory military service. Ten consecutive prison sentences for being a conscientious objector is thought to be ...
What Would Happen if Israel Nuked Iran
Israel has never confirmed or denied possessing nuclear weapons, but is widely known to have up to several hundred nuclear warheads in its arsenal. Iran has no nuclear weapons and its leaders claim that its nuclear program is for peaceful civilian ...
Netanyahu decides on more moderate defense cuts
The defensive front is expanding to include the entire home front, the entire State of Israel. And therefore, we need the IDF to continue becoming more efficient, but we also need additional Iron Dome [anti-missile] batteries.” Defense officials will ...
Israel and Russia leaders to discuss Syria conflict
Talks in Russia between President Vladimir Putin and Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu in Russia are to focus on the conflict in Syria, official say. Russia is concerned by Israeli air strikes on targets inside Syria, while Israel is unhappy at shipments ...
Israel minister criticizes Russia over Syria arms
Israel's Netanyahu to Meet Russia's Putin
Russia FM: We will fulfill prior commitments to Syria