Israel News

Tzippe Barrow Sep 6, 2018

August sets new record at Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport

Israel set another 70th anniversary record in August with 2.7 million arrivals and departures at Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion International Airport. It's the airport's biggest month in its history and ...

Tzippe Barrow Sep 2, 2018

Israeli schools ‘sideline’ theory of evolution, TV report says

The Times of Israel headlined a story Wednesday, "Israeli schools largely avoid teaching evolution – report."

Kehila News Israel Staff Sep 2, 2018

Israel praises US decision to cut aid to Palestinian refugee organisation

Israel praised and welcomed the United States’ decision to cut off funding to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine refugees (UNRWA).

Tzippe Barrow Sep 1, 2018

Jewish Agency expedites loans to small businesses hurt by Hamas

The Jewish Agency is offering low-interest loans to business owners in southern Israeli communities who have suffered losses from rocket and arson attacks by Gaza-based Islamic terrorists.

Kehila News Israel Staff Aug 29, 2018

US signals new pro-Israel shift in policy

Signaling yet another major policy shift in the American approach to the Israel-Palestinian conflict, U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said the Palestinian claims to a “right of return” ...

Joshua Pex Aug 28, 2018

Israeli Immigration Appeals Court rules foreign tour leaders are not missionaries

The Ministry of Interior refused to allow the entry into Israel of a Christian married couple who have served as tour leaders, bringing thousands of tourists to Israel in the ...

Dan Herron Aug 27, 2018

Seaborne solidarity mission sets sail for Israel’s shores

A highly unusual voyage has just been launched in Scandinavia’s far north. On Saturday August 25, 2018, a remarkable sea voyage with Israel as its final destination set sail from ...

Tzippe Barrow Aug 23, 2018

PepsiCo acquires Israel-based SodaStream for $3.2 billion

PepsiCo announced its acquisition of SodaStream, an Israeli-based company, on Monday for a whopping $3.2 billion.

Tzippe Barrow Aug 21, 2018

Statistics show Israelis beating the odds…and happy with life

For the fifth consecutive year, Israel has been rated the 11th happiest country on earth, according to the annual World Happiness Report, published in May.

Gillian Hu Aug 18, 2018

Israel’s involvement in Singapore’s 53rd National Day parade

Israel’s involvement with the SAF goes back to when Singapore first became an independent and sovereign state.