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Australia says it's open to moving its Israeli embassy to Jerusalem - and it could affect the country's trade deals

AUSTRALIA SAYS IT'S OPEN TO MOVING ITS ISRAELI EMBASSY TO JERUSALEM - AND IT COULD AFFECT THE COUNTRY'S TRADE DEALS

Lior Mizrahi/Getty Images Indonesia may be considering killing off a trade deal with Australia after it raised the idea of moving its...

Jerusalem and Tel Aviv open new tourist information centers to promote tourism

JERUSALEM AND TEL AVIV OPEN NEW TOURIST INFORMATION CENTERS TO PROMOTE TOURISM

It is a welcoming time for tourists planning a trip to Israel as the country has launched a range of services in the cities of Jerusalem...

 
 
 
Jerusalem becomes top exporter of tourism security

JERUSALEM BECOMES TOP EXPORTER OF TOURISM SECURITY

Ever since the bloodshed of the Second Intifada, Jerusalem has traversed a long way as tourists sensitive to security concerns avoided...

Israeli police question PM again on corruption allegations

ISRAELI POLICE QUESTION PM AGAIN ON CORRUPTION ALLEGATIONS

JERUSALEM - Israeli police are questioning Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for a 12th time as part of their investigations into corruption...

 
 
 
The Flat Vault / AAU ANASTAS

THE FLAT VAULT / AAU ANASTAS

© Mikaela Burstow Architects: AAU ANASTAS Location: Jerusalem, Palestine Research And Engineering: Laboratoire GSA - ENSA Paris Malaquais...

Israeli lawmaker to PM: Dismiss US envoy over aide scandal

ISRAELI LAWMAKER TO PM: DISMISS US ENVOY OVER AIDE SCANDAL

JERUSALEM - An opposition Israeli lawmaker is calling on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to dismiss his ambassador to Washington...

 
 
 
American professor detained by Israel in West Bank scuffle

AMERICAN PROFESSOR DETAINED BY ISRAEL IN WEST BANK SCUFFLE

JERUSALEM - A lawyer says an American university professor was detained by Israeli police for allegedly trying to disrupt security...

Lewinsky storms offstage after ‘off limits' Clinton question

LEWINSKY STORMS OFFSTAGE AFTER ‘OFF LIMITS' CLINTON QUESTION

JERUSALEM - Monica Lewinsky said Tuesday that she stormed offstage at a Jerusalem speaking event because of an interviewer's “off limits”...

 
 
 
Visit of Philippines strongman Duterte showcases Netanyahu's roster of tough-guy pals

VISIT OF PHILIPPINES STRONGMAN DUTERTE SHOWCASES NETANYAHU'S ROSTER OF TOUGH-GUY PALS

JERUSALEM - The first-ever visit of a leader of the Philippines is sure to be touted by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as another...

UN official: Palestinian refugee issue can't be wished away

UN OFFICIAL: PALESTINIAN REFUGEE ISSUE CAN'T BE WISHED AWAY

JERUSALEM - The head of the U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees suggested that the United States slashed his budget early this year...

 
 
 
Israel closing Gaza crossing after violence along frontier

ISRAEL CLOSING GAZA CROSSING AFTER VIOLENCE ALONG FRONTIER

JERUSALEM - Israel's defense minister says he's closing the country's main personnel crossing with Gaza in response to recent violence...

The benefits of yacons and how to grow them in your backyard

THE BENEFITS OF YACONS AND HOW TO GROW THEM IN YOUR BACKYARD

It's an ugly vege with a fruit flavour and perfect for winter. Words Kristina Jensen It's a crunchy, juicy, watermelony, cucumbery...

 
 
 
Palestinian protest icon Ahed Tamimi out of Israeli prison

PALESTINIAN PROTEST ICON AHED TAMIMI OUT OF ISRAELI PRISON

JERUSALEM - Israel's prison service says it has released Palestinian protest icon Ahed Tamimi. Spokesman Assaf Librati says Tamimi...

Chewing on the bark of the Neem tree can keep your mouth healthy

CHEWING ON THE BARK OF THE NEEM TREE CAN KEEP YOUR MOUTH HEALTHY

Researchers at Hebrew University's Hadassah Faculty of Dental Medicine in Jerusalem have established that the neem tree, when chewed...

 
 
 
Israel rescues Syrian volunteers stranded in frontier area

ISRAEL RESCUES SYRIAN VOLUNTEERS STRANDED IN FRONTIER AREA

JERUSALEM - The Israeli military said Sunday it had rescued members of a Syrian volunteer civil organization from the volatile frontier...

Hamas accepts cease-fire after fiercest fighting since 2014

HAMAS ACCEPTS CEASE-FIRE AFTER FIERCEST FIGHTING SINCE 2014

JERUSALEM - Gaza's militant Hamas rulers said Saturday they had accepted a cease-fire ending a massive Israeli onslaught on militant...

 
 
 
Netanyahu visits southern region following Gaza escalation

NETANYAHU VISITS SOUTHERN REGION FOLLOWING GAZA ESCALATION

JERUSALEM - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has met with community leaders of southern Israeli towns bordering Gaza, warning that...

Israel reinforces troops, steps up humanitarian aid to Syria

ISRAEL REINFORCES TROOPS, STEPS UP HUMANITARIAN AID TO SYRIA

JERUSALEM - The Israeli military said Sunday it would be reinforcing troops along the frontier with Syria and stepping up its humanitarian...

 
 
 
Prince William's Israel visit begins at Holocaust memorial

PRINCE WILLIAM'S ISRAEL VISIT BEGINS AT HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL

JERUSALEM - Prince William began his visit to Israel on Tuesday with an emotional visit to Jerusalem's Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial...

How Philip Roth Made a Jewish American Writer of Me

HOW PHILIP ROTH MADE A JEWISH AMERICAN WRITER OF ME

It was eighteen years ago, almost to the day, when I had my first taste of Philip Roth. Growing up in Jerusalem in the late 1970s and...