life in israel

An Egged bus in front of the Jerusalem Central Bus Station
Survey: Israeli bus journeys take 20% longer since 2011

According to the survey, the level of satisfaction from public transportation services in Israel is among the lowest in Europe.

By AMIRAM BARKAT/ GLOBES
19/03/2018
computer
Israelis to enjoy one less hour of work per week

Starting April 1, the workweek will be cut to 42 hours, after which employees will get paid overtime.

Al-Anon
Slogans that make parenting more serene

Sadly, most of us learn things the hard way, especially our kids.

By TRACEY SHIPLEY
01/06/2017
The Dr. Rafi Kishon Show
הַמוֹפָע שֶל ד"ר רָפִי קִישוֹן

New performance: The Dr. Rafi Kishon Show

By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
01/06/2017
Jerusalem housing facility
Israel's perfect recipe for happiness

Despite the complaints, at the end of the day, most of us have a reason to believe that we are living in a special place and in a special time.

01/05/2017
Israel police
Books: Duplicity and treachery

A Hebrew University professor delves into the history and morality of betrayal.

By GLENN C. ALTSCHULER
23/03/2017
Jerusalem
This Normal Life: Israel — The new shtetl

Back in the European shtetl most Jews didn’t spend inordinate amounts of time thinking about the nuances of keeping kosher etc.

19/01/2017
Aliya
We’ll do it our way

Polly Bronstein says she "came back to Israel in 2013 to a changed country."

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