Seal That May Have Belonged To The Prophet Isaiah Unearthed in Jerusalem

By Mara Vigevani/TPS on February 24, 2018

Seal impression (bulla) dating back to the First Temple period and which may have belonged to the pr…

‘There is no future in Turkey, not just for Jews but also for secular and educated people’

By Mara Vigevani/TPS on February 24, 2018

When women in the exclusive secular Caddebostan neighborhood of Istanbul that she called home starte…

Police Briefly Detain 2 US Congressman Following Temple Mount Visit

By Andrew Friedman/TPS on February 22, 2018

Two US congressmen said Thursday that they were detained by police and searched adjacent to the Temp…

Secular Talmudist: American Thought Has Had a Profound Impact on Israel

By Andrew Friedman/TPS on February 18, 2018

Growing up in a secular family in Beit Zayit, a small Moshav in the Jerusalem corridor, west of the …

Court Rules Desertion From Eritrean Army Can Be Grounds For Refugee Status

By Yona Schnitzer/TPS on February 15, 2018

In a decision that could set a precedent regarding the status of Eritrean asylum seekers, The Jerusa…

Study: Medical Cannabis Significantly Safer Than Opioids for Elderly Persons With Chronic Pain

By Yona Schnitzer/TPS on February 13, 2018

Medical cannabis therapy can significantly reduce chronic pain in patients aged 65 and older without…

David Grossman Wins 2018 Israel Prize for Literature.

By Mara Vigevani/TPS on February 12, 2018

David Grossman has won the 2018 Israel Prize winner for literature award. Education Minister Naftal…

Jerusalem’s Underground Burial Complex Revives An Ancient Tradition

By Mara Vigevani/TPS on February 09, 2018

  Heading down a tunnel to enter the first underground Jewish cemetery built in over a millenia…

Residents, Rabbis Celebrate Havat Gilad Legalization

By Andrew Friedman/TPS on February 05, 2018

HAVAT GILAD, Northern Samaria – Rabbi Haim Drukman is nothing if not optimistic. At 85, the ra…

Seculars in Ashdod Pledge Fight Against Religious Coercion Following Shabbat Fines

By Andrew Friedman/TPS on February 04, 2018

The CEO of Big, a national chain of shopping malls, said Sunday that the parent company would cover …

Strong Shekel Means Tough Times for Immigrants

By Andrew Friedman/TPS on February 02, 2018

Like many olim hadashim (new immigrants), Miriam Lottner had one over-arching goal when she made Ali…

Thousands of New Hotel Rooms Slated As Tourism Booms

By Yona Schnitzer/TPS on February 01, 2018

The tourism ministry will provide grants for the construction of thousands of new hotel rooms as tou…

Heavy Rain Predicted in Coming Days, But Won’t Alleviate  Drought

By Mara Vigevani/TPS on January 24, 2018

For the third time in four weeks, weather forecasters are predicting a powerful storm will hit Israe…

Knesset to Revive Debate Over Controversial ‘Muezzin Bill’

By TPS on January 24, 2018

The Knesset Constitution, Law and Justice Committee is set to revive a controversial bill next week…

Holocaust Survivors, El Al Pilots to Act Against Refugee Deportations

By TPS on January 23, 2018

The social movement to block the deportation of illegal immigrants to Africa took a new twist Tuesda…

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