Bringing Israel's Ultra-Orthodox Into Start-Up Nation
Forbes Digital Download (blog)
Palestinians and Israeli Arabs aren't the only ones playing catch-up in Startup Nation. Israel's ultra-Orthodox (haredi, in Hebrew), who for decades have cut themselves off from larger society, are jumping in. Like those first two groups, the haredim ...
UN News Centre
UN Official Asks Israel to Reconsider Bill on Bedouins
New York Times
GENEVA — The United Nations human rights chief, Navi Pillay, urged Israel to reconsider legislation that could lead to the demolition of Bedouin villages in the Negev desert, asserting that Israel was actively pursuing discriminatory policies by ...
UN Criticizes Israel's Plan to Displace Bedouins
UN slams Israel Bedouin resettlement plan
UN rights chief urges Israel to reconsider bill that would displace thousands ...
Palestinian leadership lauds infamous terrorist as peace talks loom with Israel
Just as hopes emerge for new Israeli-Palestinian peace talks, the official Facebook page of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah political party is lauding a convicted terrorist for killing 61 “Zionists” in a series of attacks. The two sides ...
The Illusion of Progress: 9 Reasons Why Israel-Palestinian Talks May Fail
How Entertainers Are Bullied Into Not Performing In Israel
Israel willing to make 'serious territorial concessions' to secure Middle East ...
Israel's SciVac eyes global expansion of 3G hepatitis B vaccine
REHOVOT, Israel (Reuters) - Israeli drug company SciVac is seeking U.S. approval for a widely used hepatitis B vaccine as part of a push for increased global sales of a product which it says could stem global growth in the disease. Some 1.2 million ...
Israeli official: Turkey wants to humiliate Israel, not reconcile with it
Turkey is not interested in a diplomatic reconciliation with Israel, but rather in humiliating it and bringing it to its knees, Israeli officials said on Thursday. The comments came after Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc told the Turkish media that ...
Official: Turkish-Israel talks on compensating flotilla raid victims stall
Turkey: Israeli Compensation for Marmara Victims Not Enough
Israel-Turkey reconciliation hits roadblock
Israeli minister sees possible Palestine talks next week
After months of intensive and discreet mediation, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry announced on Friday that the groundwork had been laid for new talks and Israeli and Palestinian negotiators were due in Washington soon. Israel was ready to go, Energy ...
Israel's 'Jewish Olympics' draw athletes from around the world
Washington Post (blog)
Some 9,000 Jewish athletes from more than 70 countries, including a 1,100-person U.S. delegation, descended on Israel to participate in the largest Maccabiah Games, now entering its second week. Taking place every four years, the 19th iteration of the ...
Steinbauer wins gold in Israel
From the booth to the court to Israel
VI's Klein medals in Israel
Congress had just passed a law with a provision titled “United States Policy With Respect to Jerusalem as the Capital of Israel” that says that a US citizen born in Jerusalem may request his or her birthplace to be listed as Israel. Until then ...
Court: Law designating 'Israel' as birthplace unconstitutional
Born in Jerusalem? Having 'Israel' on a passport...
Israel Sharing Hezbollah Intelligence With EU
Anger of Israel fans after pig-shaped balloon with Star of David released at ...
The balloon has provoked a furious reaction from Israeli groups as well as fans from the concert. As reported by ynetnews.com, Alon Onfus Asif, an Israeli living in Belgium, said: 'I had a lot of fun, until I noticed the Star of David, on the ...
Israel Economist Shows Arab Women Want Day Care
Cultural concerns don't necessarily stop Israel's Arab women from working, the lack of affordable day care does. Longer maternity leave for Austrian women might keep them in the labor force longer. And girls in areas of India with more sex-selection ...