March 12, 2013 5:55pm
A World Bank report on the Palestinian economy highlighted a lack of infrastructure, largely due to Israeli strictures, as a threat to the Palestinian economy.
August 7, 2011 11:47am
A massive billboard calling attention to the plight of captive Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit is going up in Los Angeles.
August 4, 2011 6:47pm
Eishes Chayil, the pseudonym used by the author of the young adult novel “Hush,” has revealed her real name as Judy Brown.
August 4, 2011 6:26pm
Israel is hosting the seventh annual Wikimania conference, a three-day event for Wikipedia enthusiasts and contributors.
August 4, 2011 3:56pm
A U.N. Security Council statement condemning Syria’s crackdown on dissidents was inadequate, the American Jewish Committee and the Anti-Defamation League said.
August 3, 2011 8:53pm
The new U.S. ambassador to Israel, Daniel Shapiro, said President Obama hopes to visit the country.
August 3, 2011 8:17pm
The Knesset is considering a bill that would enshrine in Israel’s Basic Laws a definition of the country as a Jewish state and the homeland of the Jewish people.
August 1, 2011 8:57pm
Simon Greer will become the president and CEO at the Nathan Cummings Foundation after serving in the same roles at Jewish Funds for Justice.
August 1, 2011 8:40pm
Russian authorities have failed to respond to requests for more information on the Raoul Wallenberg case.
May 31, 2011 3:22pm
A member of a southern Austrian village’s municipal council has stepped down following an uproar over his Nazi-inspired tattoo.