Israel


Marine Le Pen Backs Down on Dual Citizenship Ban

National Front presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has modified her recent call for abolition of dual citizenship, saying that she is “not locked into” the policy. Marine Le Pen, a…

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Cohen, Levy Head Most Common Names List

The Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) published on Tuesday night a list of the most common family names in Israel. More than 180,000 people bear the name Cohen, which took…

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IS-Sinai Accuses Israel of Airstrike That Killed 5

The two rockets launched from northern Sinai into southern Israel Monday morning came just hours after the Islamic State group in Sinai accused Israel of killing five of its members…

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Tough Confirmation Hearing for Friedman

President Donald Trump’s nominee to be U.S. ambassador to Israel faced repeated heckling at a Senate confirmation hearing on Thursday, as well as tough questions on views he has expressed…

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Sea Shell Found on Har HaBayis

It was an astonishing discovery. In the piles of dirt removed from Har HaBayis and painstakingly filtered, there emerged on Tuesday the sea shell that might have been used to…

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Foreign Carriers Taxi into Line for Tel Aviv Flights

Several foreign airlines are poised to enter or expand their operations in the Israeli market, including Air Canada, Japan Airlines, Air India and Qantas, Globes reported on Tuesday. Air Canada…

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Nano News: BGUSAT Launch Set for Wednesday

BGUSAT, Israeli academia’s first nanosatellite, is ready for its launching into space on Wednesday, to conduct Ben-Gurion University of the Negev scientific missions. It’s the result of a five-year joint…

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