Articles in "Israeli society"

‘Activism, Sensitivity’: Life of Fallen Female Soldier Showcased in New Exhibition

Border Police soldier Hadas Malka, who was killed in a terrorist attack almost six years ago, is the focus of a traveling exhibition that ...

Israelis Across the Country Donate 144 Hair Braids to Cancer Patients, 194 Blood Units

Magen David Adom and Zichron Menachem held the "Double Donation Day" throughout the country during which the Israeli public donated hair ...

Women of the Wall Clash with Orthodox at Kotel

About 40 activists from the Woman of the Wall group arrived at the Kotel (Western Wall) plaza on Monday for the Rosh Chodesh (new month) ...

Israel Sees 20% Increase in Road Accident Deaths in 2021, Highest Toll in Past Decade

A total of 359 Israelis were killed in road accidents in 2021, a 20% increase over 2020 and the highest death toll in the past decade, a ...

Survey: 21% of Israelis Live Below Poverty Line; Corona Grants Saved Standard of Living

The National Insurance Institute of Israel (NII) published its annual Poverty and Inequality Report for 2020 in which it underscored the ...

Jewish and Muslim EMTs Save Life of Arab Woman in Ein Naqquba

A 50-year-old woman collapsed on Monday in her front yard in the town of Ein Naqquba, an Arab village west of Jerusalem. Her children found ...

Second Class of Special Needs Soldiers Serving in IDF’s Intelligence Division Sworn In

The IDF witnessed a special and exciting moment on Thursday when 14 volunteers with Special Needs were sworn into the IDF, donned their ...

Govt. Allocates NIS 3 B. to Boost Druze, Circassian Communities in Israel

The government approved on Sunday a plan to strengthen the Druze and Circassian communities in Israel at NIS 3 billion for the years ...

15-20% of Israel’s Work Force Are Govt. Employees

The public sector in Israel constitutes some 730,000 workers with annual salary costs of NIS 190 billion, the Knesset's Labor and Welfare ...

Selena Steinfeld, 86, Crowned Miss Holocaust Survivor for 2021

Selena Steinfeld, an 86 year old Holocaust survivor from Haifa, was announced the winner of the 2021 Miss Holocaust Survivor beauty pageant ...