Israel news features every important moment from the Jewish State involving politics, celebrities, and innovation. This is the hard hitting, fast paced news that represents the Jewish nation in an un bias frame so that truth about Israel is represented in the media. There is no other substitute for the best Israel news on the web.
Amid COVID-19 threat, NGOs bring aid that Israel considers illegal
Put together by a team of 30 experts, the report demonstrated that strict regulations were bringing about a positive trend, but also warned that isolation measures should remain in place.
“The disease shows us that it respects no borders and that no-one is immune," Rivlin told the Pope.
Some 15 patients have reportedly been hospitalized in the facility.
The emergency order first went into effect mid-March due to the coronavirus outbreak, freezing all non-essential proceedings.
Saying this is an ongoing thing, El Al workers claim that air-crew members get a full body suit to protect themselves from coronavirus when they are told “no masks arrived for you.”
The pre-recorded show will be aired on the Jewish Broadcast Service on Wednesday.
Blue and White leader issues pre-Passover attack on PM.
The Jewish custom is meant to both ensure no unleavened bread is in the house and also symbolizes new beginnings.
“These are stressful times,” a weed smoker told Ynet, “so we actually smoke a lot more.”
The family of the 97-years-old Holocaust survivor rage against what they regard as blatant neglect.
With the resources of U.S. Jewish organizations stretched to the limit to help people locally, The Fellowship is the largest international charity that is focused exclusively on helping Israel.
21% of the medical workers in Israel are Arabs, so are 47% of the pharmacists, a new campaign asks why should they not enjoy representation in government.
Explaining the rising deficit, the Finance Ministry said "the effects of the coronavirus crisis began to manifest themselves on the Israeli economy and budgetary activity" in March.
The country's youngest virus victim, a 37-year-old with extensive preexisting conditions, died on Tuesday.
"I thank the Defense Ministry and El Al, who we sent to the end of the world in order to bring lifesaving equipment here."
A number of the signatories are also active in the Democratic Party, which still emphatically embraces two states while President Donald Trump has retreated from the outcome.
'This is our story, our anchor, what binds us together – even when we need to be apart.'
In an attempt to curb the continued spread of the highly infectious and deadly virus, Bnei Brak was turned into a “restricted” city, with residents only allowed to leave for specific reasons.
About half of the people in these jobs have gone on leave since the beginning of the coronavirus outbreak, impacting the services provided to at-risk children and youth.
The masks were procured from China and shipped to Israel in order that the IDF can begin using them within days.
The Maccabi Tel Aviv star reflects on his religious lifestyle and how it’s helped combat coronavirus.
The decision came hours before an emergency court session to discuss an appeal by the association of the elderly people’s homes in Israel.
Once Gantz is at the end of his mandate, he will have no leverage left, and he will have to make more concessions to Netanyahu.
Asked whether they were satisfied with Netanyahu’s handling of the crisis over the coronavirus, 68% said yes, and only 30% said no. Among Likud voters, 95% said they were satisfied.
Blue and White said agreements were reached on every dispute, including portfolios, the judicial selection committee and how to implement US President Donald Trump’s Middle East peace plan.
Within the last two weeks alone it was discovered that dozens of businesses have already raised the prices of foods such as eggs, milk, cheese and challah.
Infected persons alerts database delayed by a week to secure privacy; Guarding Passover Zoom Seders from attack.
The grandson of late prime minister Yizhak Rabin took to social media to claim that if Netanyau doesn’t mean to form a unity government he should end up in prison.
“Lockdown is lunacy,” Prof. Yoram Lass, a member of the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, told The Jerusalem Post. “It's impossible to stop a virus by government decree.”
With the outbreak of COVID-19, the delivery market has, in a matter of weeks, seen adoption that was predicted to occur in a few years’ time, Bringg said.
The Jerusalem Post helps you understand the government's latest restrictions
"As in every crisis, there are new opportunities and there is a lot of activity in Israel to detect what these possibilities will be," Prof. Leonardo Leiderman said in a webinar.
Katz thanks Germany for cooperation in bringing Israelis home
The payments will be made automatically and in full to the eligible immigrants and 'returning citizens.'
The man, whose identity is under gag order and cannot be published, was indicted on serious security offenses in the Lod District Court.
The Prime Minister's Office statement came a day after Hamas leader in Gaza Yahya Sinwar offered a prisoner exchange.
According to Channel 13 reporter Zvi Yehezkeli the Hamas leadership views COVID-19 as a threat to their control of the Gaza Strip.
The extra supplies follow the arrival of some 4.62 million eggs imported from four European countries on Sunday.
Each of the 20 musicians featured in the video submitted self-recordings of their sections to compose the final medley.
One of the many tragedies of the coronavirus is that people are dying as statistics, not as individuals.
"If you would have said two months ago that Bibi would shut down the entire country and the nation would be supporting him, no one would believe you."
“Over the past month we have been focused on a new enemy: corona.”
The group of Chinese alumni said that they decided on the initiative out of appreciation to the school.
Approximately 52,000 special education students will return to study in small groups, according to clear and precise guidelines from the Health Ministry.
As both sectors tend to shun or distrust the mainstream media, distributing information comes with unique challenges.
In most years, tens of thousands of Jews crowd the Western Wall Plaza to receive the priestly blessings.
The donation will help 22 hospitals acquire respirators, ICU beds, and other medical equipment
"350,000 disadvantaged senior citizens in the state of Israel, whom Netanyahu announced would be receiving a grant of NIS 500, will receive an additional NIS 450 to their grants," MK Shmuli said.
Yad Vashem, Israel’s Holocaust memorial based in Jerusalem, is creating a global name-reading initiative to mark Yom Hashoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day.
The Israeli embassy in Argentina is trying to find enough passengers for a flight that with 60 passengers would bring Israelis currently stranded in the country back home on Saturday.
US intelligence officials to Israel before Trump’s inauguration: Be careful sharing intelligence with incoming administration.
El Al chairman Eli Defes warned earlier on Monday that El Al is "likely to close" if the government does not provide financial assistance within the coming days.
On Monday, the state filed a legal brief regarding a dispute over how much access to lawyers security detainees will have during the coronavirus period.
Unlike Netanyahu, Gantz fears the instability that would follow, particularly with neighboring Jordan.
For Gantz it is the peace process itself and the link he makes between regional stability and dialogue.
Fight over Supreme Court delays signing.
Thousands of tons of food to be delivered to troops, residents of Bnei Brak; police to enforce government regulations over holiday.
The drug is to be tested on a total of 80 patients at Hadassah, Sourasky, Poriah Hospital in Tiberias and Soroka Hospital in Beersheba, together with researchers from Hebrew University.
Simply placing everyone in quarantine is not a good enough solution.
Simply placing everyone in quarantine is not a good enough solution.
The coronavirus lockdown affords a unique opportunity to explore landmarks like the Western Wall Tunnels while staying at home.
The police located the man in a house in Mea Shearim, a haredi neighborhood in Jerusalem, and informed him that he was violating Health Ministry guidelines.
The soldiers serve with teh Netzach Yehuda unit, which allows haredi youth to serve in Israel's defence forces.
In addition to lowering the interest rate, the bank said it would also provide monetary loans to banks for a term of three years, with a fixed interest rate of 0.1%.
MK Michaeli "shocked Ben-Gurion's party will die."
The soldiers have begun providing food to at-risk populations such as the elderly and disabled as well as the evacuation of sick individuals as part of “Operation Laser Beam.”
“If Israel finds a cure for cancer, for example, or any other virus, then there is no problem in cooperating with Israel to save millions of lives.”
The study by Prof. Noga Kronfeld-Shor and Dr. Eran Amichai, both of the TAU Zoology, was downloaded 14,944 times during 2019, earning over 15,000 total downloads by 2020.
The current crisis has forced American Jewish organizations to focus tremendous additional resources on the severe and growing needs facing their communities and their vital networks of institutions.
In addition, the Russian leader wished the prime minister and Israelis a happy Passover.
Health Ministry deputy director-general Itamar Grotto said masks would be adapted accordingly.
Earlier, Benny Gantz, who is also Knesset speaker, warned Netanyahu that if he would not make concessions leading to signing of an agreement, then he would enable anti-Netanyahu legislation.
Addressing the Knesset's special committee on dealing with the coronavirus, Defes said the company had presented requests to the Finance Ministry worth a total of $350 million.
“Another parallel is to be found in the kabbalistic concept of “the breaking of the vessels.” Science speaks similarly about “broken symmetry.”
An Enduring Power of Attorney is a relatively new legal arrangement created as an amendment to the Guardian and Custodianship Law (1962).
Israel's coronavirus death toll reaches 58, cases climb to 8,904.
The move comes despite recommendations by the Health Ministry.
Volume of ex-USSR new migrants leaps past Africans
While Blue and White is quite eager to sign the agreement as soon as possible, the Likud appears to be taking its time.
This year, the company completed the establishment of a plant in Barkan for made-in-Israel Carmit products.
“Every time I play gigs I get people coming up to me saying: ‘wow! I didn’t realize the saxophone could go so well with this kind of music.’ It’s nice to surprise people with that.”
'Health Ministry needs to rethink policy of isolation'
The decision, anticipated by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday night, comes on the backdrop of a widespread crisis within the homes.
Ultra-Orthodox and other cities to face tighter restrictions due to coronavirus epidemic, Jerusalem to be divided into eight regions
In Milan, two facilities, Virginio Ferrari and Casa per Coniugi, last month reported 42 and 37 deaths, respectively. In a nursing home a few kilometers away, 65 of its residents have died.
Recent criticism of Bnei Brak for high infection numbers might actually come to their benefit, as they will be the first to develop "herd immunity"
11 cargo planes will bring to Israel much-needed medical gear, including masks and ventilators to combat COVID-19.
‘We need solidarity and mercy from Israeli society’ Bnei Brak resident says
Why did it take until Sunday for the government to turn over to the IDF the issue of providing for people in nursing homes?
Number of confirmed coronavirus cases reaches 260
Jerusalem Post readers send us their best shots from the week.
Nova Tel, who manufactures the swabs necessary for performing tests to detect COVID-19, placed all of its ultra-Orthodox employees on temporary unpaid leave before protests prompted their rehiring.