(JNS)- As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s Tel Aviv Samsung Marathon is going both digital and global, and will be taking place wherever its participants choose, via a specialized app. This app will allow them to run a local course designed especially for them according to the …

 (JNS) The Israeli government on January 17th approved plans to build seven hundred and eighty new homes in Judea and Samaria, drawing criticism from the European Union, according to Reuters.

(JNS) Greece has approved Israel’s bid for a 20-year, one point sixty eight billion dollar defense contract for the establishment of a flight school for the Hellenic Air Force, Israel’s Defense Ministry announced on January 4th. The defense procurement agreement, the signing of which now dep…

(JNS) An attempted terror attack at the Gush Etzion Junction southwest of Jerusalem was thwarted on January 5th when a knife-wielding assailant was shot dead by a civilian on the scene, according to the Israeli military. No other casualties were reported.

(JNS)- An analysis of Israeli rabbinical-court activity in 2020 finds that despite increased tensions due to coronavirus-spurred nationwide lockdowns and other restrictions, the Jewish state saw a slight decrease in divorces and family disputes last year.

(JNS) The 41st and final Nefesh B’Nefesh group flight of 2020 landed at Ben-Gurion International Airport on Dec. 30 with forty eight new immigrants joining the three thousand one hundred and sixty eight individuals who made aliyah from North America in the last year since the start of the co…

(JNS) An Israeli journalist was harassed by a protester supporting U.S. President Donald Trump outside the U.S. Capitol on January  5th as a mob surrounded the building—with some breaking into it—seeking to prevent Congress from tallying U.S. President-elect Joe Biden’s win.

(JNS) Reversing course, Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Christopher Miller has ordered a U.S. aircraft carrier to remain in the Middle East due to Iranian threats against U.S. President Donald Trump and other U.S. government officials.