jerusalem news

Mayor Moshe Lion: Jerusalem is in the midst of a revolution

Mayor Moshe Lion believes that three main factors – additional housing, more jobs and better transportation options – will attract greater numbers of people back to the city.

Jerusalem church leader says Israeli extremists threaten Christian presence in city

The Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem accuses radical Israeli groups of threatening the presence of Christians in the holy city, while Israeli officials say reality on the ground is different.

By REUTERS
09/01/2022

Jerusalem Highlights: Week of October 15-21

What's new in Israel's capital in the upcoming week.

Cafe Kadosh

Cafe Kadosh moves to Tzohar kashrut after ‘illogical’ demands of rabbinate

Cafe Kadosh, located in downtown Jerusalem, decided to leave their Jerusalem rabbinate supervision earlier this year following demands that the establishment put dairy labels on all display items.

OFER BERKOVITCH: Going national

This week in Jerusalem - A round-up of city affairs

What has been going on in Israel's capital this week?

18/02/2021
The IDF West Bank Courts continues to be disrupted by political and legal battle.

‘Post’ reporter Khaled Abu Toameh wins defamation case against blogger

Zahran’s campaign against Abu Toameh began in 2013 and continued until 2017, when Abu Toameh sued.

A GROUP of junior high school students are demanding the government fulfill its educational duty to

THIS WEEK IN JERUSALEM: Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs

Likud party member Deputy Mayor Elisha Peleg dismissed from Likud party, and children feel like the government has failed them, taking matters into their own hands.

13/02/2020
GINOT HA’IR local council head Elan Ezrahi.

A kingdom for your vote - elections finally come to Jerusalem

The last time elections were held in some cases goes back 20 years, even though everyone seems to agree that it’s time for new elections.

30/01/2020
SAFRA SQUARE is cracking down on delinquent dog owners.

Jerusalem affairs round-up

Last week, the municipality took a major step against dog owners who do not clean after their pets.

20/11/2019
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