Articles in "Haifa"

Israel Inaugurates Bay Port, Large Ships Can Dock in Haifa

The new Haifa Bay Port was inaugurated on Wednesday after 15 years of planning and construction, and for the first time, large ships can ...

Muslims Riot in Jerusalem, Haifa

Muslims continued to riot in Jerusalem on Sunday night and staged a violent demonstration in Haifa as tensions in the country remained high ...

Earliest Evidence of Production of Olives for Food Found Underwater off Coast of Haifa

The earliest evidence of the production of edible olives, from about 6,600 years ago, was found at the underwater Chalcolithic (Copper ...

Charges Filed Against Israeli Woman for Allegedly Spying for Hezbollah

A 25-year-old Israeli woman has been charged with spying for the Lebanon-based Hezbollah terrorist organization, according to the Central ...

Police Arrest Suspect in Commonwealth War Cemetery Vandalism

Israeli police have announced the arrest of a suspect in the case of vandalism at a Commonwealth War Cemetery in Haifa. Last October, ...

Moderate Earthquake Shakes Israel’s North

A moderate 3.9 magnitude earthquake shook Israel's north in the early hours of Thursday morning, occurring a few miles off the coast near ...

Israel ‘Disgusted’ by Vandalism at British War Cemetery in Haifa

Israeli officials expressed dismay and shock over the vandalism of the British War Cemetery in Haifa over the weekend. Vandals smashed ...

Israeli-Ethiopian Police Shooting Victim Buried, Police Brace for Riots

Solomon Tekah, an 18-year-old Israeli of Ethiopian descent who was shot dead by a police officer during a scuffle on Sunday night, was laid ...

Hadash Councilman Raja Za’atra Won’t Take Up Deputy Mayor Post, But Refuses To Back Down on Pro-Hamas Comments

Hadash councilman Raja Za’atra will not serve as deputy mayor of Haifa, but refused to back down from comments in which he compared the ...

Calls For Haifa Deputy Mayor’s Appointment To Be Cancelled Because Of Pro-Hamas, Hezbollah Comments

The appointment of Raja Za'atra as deputy mayor of Haifa has kicked up a storm with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Interior Minister ...