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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...

Israel slams Argentina football cancellation, Palestinians joyful

ISRAEL SLAMS ARGENTINA FOOTBALL CANCELLATION, PALESTINIANS JOYFUL

Israel lashed out Wednesday at Argentina's national football team over the cancellation of a pre-World Cup friendly in Jerusalem, as...

 
 
 
Israeli sports minister blamed for Argentina snub ‘own goal'

ISRAELI SPORTS MINISTER BLAMED FOR ARGENTINA SNUB ‘OWN GOAL'

JERUSALEM - Israel's headline-seeking sports minister is facing a barrage of criticism after Argentina called off a World Cup warmup...

Israeli troops fatally shoot Palestinian stone-thrower during West Bank raid

ISRAELI TROOPS FATALLY SHOOT PALESTINIAN STONE-THROWER DURING WEST BANK RAID

JERUSALEM - Israeli troops shot dead a 21 year-old Palestinian stone-thrower during an arrest raid in the West Bank Wednesday after...

 
 
 
Israeli embassy confirms cancellation of Argentina friendly in Jerusalem

ISRAELI EMBASSY CONFIRMS CANCELLATION OF ARGENTINA FRIENDLY IN JERUSALEM

The Albiceleste will not be playing their final World Cup warm-up after the controversial match with Israel sparked protests

Palestinian nurse allegedly shot dead by Israeli troops

PALESTINIAN NURSE ALLEGEDLY SHOT DEAD BY ISRAELI TROOPS

JERUSALEM/GAZA - The Israeli military said on Saturday it was investigating the apparent killing by its troops of a Palestinian nurse...

 
 
 
Israeli jets bomb Gaza after mortar shells fired from strip

ISRAELI JETS BOMB GAZA AFTER MORTAR SHELLS FIRED FROM STRIP

JERUSALEM - Israeli jets bombed Gaza hours after militants from the territory on Tuesday fired more than 25 mortar shells toward communities...

Russian billionaire Abramovich gets Israeli citizenship

RUSSIAN BILLIONAIRE ABRAMOVICH GETS ISRAELI CITIZENSHIP

JERUSALEM - An Israeli official says Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich has received Israeli citizenship after his British visa was...

 
 
 
Mobileye Sets Safety-Based Rules of the Road for Self-Driving Tech

MOBILEYE SETS SAFETY-BASED RULES OF THE ROAD FOR SELF-DRIVING TECH

It's been a busy year for Jerusalem-based Mobileye since Intel completed its $15.3-billion acquisition of the Israeli specialist in...

Novena to the Holy Spirit: Day 6

NOVENA TO THE HOLY SPIRIT: DAY 6

Oldest of all novenas, this is still the only one officially prescribed by the Church. Sacramentaire Pentecote, Illustration de la...

 
 
 
Guatemala joins the US in moving its Israeli embassy to Jerusalem

GUATEMALA JOINS THE US IN MOVING ITS ISRAELI EMBASSY TO JERUSALEM

Guatemala opened an embassy in Jerusalem on Wednesday, two days after the United States inaugurated its new site in the contested city...

Unbelievable photos show how chaotic the scene is on the ground where Israeli forces are killing Palestinians protesting the US embassy move

UNBELIEVABLE PHOTOS SHOW HOW CHAOTIC THE SCENE IS ON THE GROUND WHERE ISRAELI FORCES ARE KILLING PALESTINIANS PROTESTING THE US EMBASSY MOVE

AP Photo/Adel Hana The opening of the new US embassy in Jerusalem sparked violent protests in both Gaza and the West Bank on Monday,...