Israeli life

Arab Israeli Salafists Take Aim At Sport And Culture

When Hanin Radi tried to make her dream come true of staging a marathon in her hometown, the Arab Israeli received death threats from radical Islamists. “I’ve run marathons everywhere, but in the streets of my town I’m afraid to

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Israeli Cowboys Riding The Golan Heights Frontier

KIDMAT ZVI, Golan Heights (AP) — With his wide-brimmed hat, Wrangler jeans and ornate belt buckle, Yehiel Alon could easily pass for one of the Montana ranchers he once worked with.

Israeli rancher moves his herd across the golan Heights

Budget Agreement Reached On Meals For Holocaust Survivors

Ynetnews reports: The Prime Minister’s Office, the Ministry of Welfare, and the Claims Conference (which represents the interests of Holocaust survivors) announced on Thursday that they have reached a principle agreement regarding the transfer of millions of shekels to organizations


Israel Marks First-Ever LGBT Rights Day

TEL AVIV – The Israeli Knesset held its first-ever LGBT Rights Day on Tuesday with support from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, on the heels of a report indicating an increase in  homophobic incidents in the country. The prime minister

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Israelis Enjoy Warm Weather Ahead of Summer-Like Week

Ynetnews reports: Hundreds of thousands of Israelis took advantage of the unusually warm weather on Saturday to go out to nature and enjoy the bloom. Atop the Hermon Mountain, visitors enjoyed excellent conditions for skiing. About 120,000 Israelis visited parks and

An Israeli flag flutters above umbrellas on the beach in the Mediterranean city of Tel Aviv on August 11, 2015. Decision to dedicate a day of beach parties in the French capital to Israel's most famous beach city sparks condemnation from pro-Palestinian group saying it sends 'very bad message' of …

Androgynous Israeli to Model New Face of Diesel

TEL AVIV – An androgynous Israeli model is set to become the new face of fashion label Diesel, Ynet reported.  Stav Strashko, a male who models both men and women’s clothing, was announced as the face of Diesel’s global ad

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