Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv’s Best Ice Cream: A Walking Tour

My 21-year old kibbutznik niece values ice cream above rubies. When it comes to ice cream, she is a purist. No add ins. No whipped cream. No …

Jewish Culture

Where The World Lacks Confidence In Trump And Putin [Infographic]

Hot on the heels of an incendiary and controversial European tour, U.S. President Donald Trump will meet Russia’s Vladimir Putin at a summit in Helsinki today. Even though Trump and Putin have met on the sidelines of multilateral talks before, this marks the first proper summit between the two …

Donald Trump

Salesforce agrees to acquire Datorama

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - U.S. sales and marketing software company Salesforce (CRM.N) said on Monday it signed an agreement to acquire Datorama, an Israeli cloud-based artificial intelligence marketing platform.<p>Terms of the deal were not disclosed but Israeli media reported it was worth more than $800 …

San Francisco

Natalie Portman’s Husband To Perform in Tel Aviv — Will She Join Him?

Well well well well well well well.<p>All things must eventually wash up on the shores of Zion, and Natalie Portman’s French ballerina trophy husband is …

Jewish Culture

Contentious bill defines Israel as Jewish nation-state

An Israeli parliamentary committee deliberated Monday on the final draft of the legislation.

Israel

Turkish citizen arrested in Israel arrives in Istanbul

ISTANBUL - Anadolu Agency<p>Turkish citizen Ebru Özkan, who was arrested in Israel on June 11, arrived in Turkey early July 16.<p>Turkish Airlines flight …

Turkey

We’ve found the perfect shirt for your next business trip

Your flight landed mere hours ago. Your Uber driver changed your pick-up point three, maybe even four times. The hotel had an issue with your …

Men's Fashion

Midday Fix: Details on Twist Out Cancer’s 6th annual Brushes With Cancer program

Jenna Benn Shersher, the Founder and Executive Director of Twist Out CancerDr. David Turok, who is on the Board of Directors for Twist Out Cancer and …

Cancer

Global cities ranking 2018 | UBS Prices and Earnings

The composition of our reference basket of goods and services represents the spending habits of a three-person European family.<p>The prices of the 128 …

Housing

The 10 most important things in the world right now

Hello! Here’s what’s happening on Monday.<p><b>1. Russia’s Vladimir Putin will meet US President Donald Trump for their first summit talks.</b> The two sides …

Donald Trump

Israel to modify controversial nation-state bill, Education Minister Naftali Bennett says

The Israeli government is planning to amend the controversial Jewish nation-state bill that brought thousands of liberal protesters on to the streets …

Israel

Israel frees Turk after charging her with aiding Hamas

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel has released a Turkish woman who had been arrested while visiting on a tourist visa and accused of helping the Palestinian militant group Hamas, in a case that angered Ankara, Israel and her lawyer said on Monday.<p>Turkey threatened retaliation after Ebru Ozkan's …

World News

Airobotics makes autonomous drones in a box

Not far from Tel Aviv a drone flies low over a gritty landscape of warehouses and broken pavement. It slowly approaches its home — a refrigerator-sized box inside a mesh fence, and hovers, preparing to dock. It descends like some giant bug, whining all the way, and disappears into its base where it …

Startups

Gaza 2.0

In January 2006, Hamas won the Palestinian Parliamentary Legislative Council elections. The US and Israel adopted an economic theory of change: apply …

Israel

Israeli gallery shows works without artists’ consent

1:1 Center for Art and Politics, a new gallery based in Tel Aviv, is purposefully showing work by contemporary Arab artists without their consent in …

Art

Thousands of Israelis Protest Anti-LGBT Surrogacy Legislation

As the Israeli government is set to vote on a bill that would deny same-sex couples state-supported surrogacy, thousands of LGBT activists …

LGBTQI

Iran dismisses reports of Iran-Israel talks as "joke"

TEHRAN, July 16 (Xinhua) -- The Iranian Foreign Ministry on Monday dismissed reports that Iran is in Russia-backed negotiations with Israel as a …

News (China)

Israel has promoted its first ever gay major general

One of the most senior members of Israel’s military has become the first openly gay person to hold its second-highest rank.<p>Sharon Afek, the top …

LGBTQI

'My wedding was a wall-to-wall disaster'

When Meghan Markle stepped into St George’s Chapel in May, I keenly recalled the run-up to my big day three years ago, when a litany of mishaps threatened to overshadow my own walk down the aisle.<p>Our wedding, overlooking the sparkling Mediterranean near Tel Aviv, should have been the most …

Weddings

Israel Broadens Fight Against Iran

June strike on Syria-Iraq border aimed to thwart Tehran’s effort to establish secure land route for weapons through Iraq to Syria and Lebanon<p>Israel is ramping up attacks against Iranian supply lines in Syria to block the flow of weapons to Hezbollah and other Tehran-backed militias, as it seeks to …

Middle East

Israel stocks lower at close of trade; TA 35 down 0.22%

Israel stocks lower at close of trade; TA 35 down 0.22%<p>Investing.com – Israel stocks were lower after the close on Monday, as losses in the Banking, …

Stock Markets

Inside Israel's raid to seize nuclear documents in Iran

Israeli agents covertly extracted documents detailing Iran’s nuclear program in a dramatic 6½-hour operation in Tehran in January, removing a trove of materials that included partial designs for a nuclear warhead, senior Israeli intelligence officials said.<p>The Israeli team secretly reached the …

World News

Israeli telecom equipment maker ECI plans London IPO - report

© Reuters. Israeli telecom equipment maker ECI plans London IPO - report<p>TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Israel's ECI Telecom Ltd is looking to raise 130 million …

London Stock Exchange

Gerard Butler takes in sun and selfies in Tel Aviv

The Scottish actor hung out with his good friend, Israeli director Ariel Vromen.<p>><br>• ><p>Gerard Butler. (photo credit: REUTERS/MARIO ANZUONI)<p>X<p>Dear Reader,<br>As …

Israel

WashPost: Docs From Israeli Raid Don't Prove Iran Cheating on Accord

Iran got nuclear weapons-design information from a foreign source and was on the verge of mastering key bomb making technologies when research was …

Conservative View

Plastic bags consumption reduces by 80% in Israel

Tel Aviv, July 16 (IANS) Israeli consumption of plastic bags decreased by 80 per cent in 2017 than the year before, according to Israeli Environment …

Sustainability

Translating biomedical research: Lessons from Boston, Tel-Aviv and our own backyard

<b>TRANSLATING BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH: LESSONS FROM BOSTON, TEL-AVIV AND OUR OWN BACKYARD</b><p>The Melbourne Biomedical Precinct Office invites you to …

Biomedicine

Israeli politicians on World Cup night say Viva Gaza border residents

For these politicians the message of the night was “viva” the Israeli south.<p>><br>• ><p>Reuven Rivlin watched the World Cup with children from Gaza Border …

Israel

Israel sets up cybersecurity center to protect railways

Tel Aviv, July 16 (IANS) Israel has developed a cybersecurity center to protect its railway system, media reports said on Sunday.<p>The security center …

Cybersecurity

Delhi created highest unicorns in India since 2012, Bengaluru takes second spot : report

According to ‘Global Tech Hubs report’ by US-based venture capital database CB Insights, India created eight unicorns from 2012 to June 01, 2018. …

Venture Capital