Daily Archives: April 4, 2019

Haredi startups to participate in NY hi-tech conference

By | 2019-04-04T23:43:46+00:00 April 4th, 2019|Sci/Tech|

“There are some million ultra-orthodox people in Israel and there is great talent here. If we can build a bridge between them and Israeli tech, miracles could happen.”

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Eritrea’s capital is lovely. But scratch the surface and you’ll find a terrifying reality

By | 2019-04-04T22:21:45+00:00 April 4th, 2019|World|

People are jailed in cellars of houses, a network of informers has destroyed trust between people and hundreds of thousands have fled. A rare visit to the ‘North Korea of Africa’

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Gantz and Netanyahu neck and neck in election polls, with clear advantage for right-wing bloc

By | 2019-04-04T21:04:26+00:00 April 4th, 2019|Israel|

Asked who they believe would form a governing coalition, 58 percent of respondents in a Channel 12 poll answered Netanyahu

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‘I want to vote Likud. But I’m fed up with Bibi’: The undecided voters who will decide Israel’s election

By | 2019-04-04T20:46:34+00:00 April 4th, 2019|Israel|

Appalled by the lack of substance in the frantic campaign season and with over 40 parties to choose from, these Israelis form part of what feels like the country’s largest bloc ahead of the election — wavering voters

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Are Israel’s new immigrants keeping Netanyahu in power?

By | 2019-04-04T20:31:45+00:00 April 4th, 2019|Israel|

In the past 20 years, some 600,000 new immigrants came to Israel – principally from Russia, France and North America. They may be the real reason that the country's politics is now fixed on the right

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Gaza protest organizers freeze nighttime riots, firebomb launches

By | 2019-04-04T20:23:34+00:00 April 4th, 2019|Middle East|

Organizing committee behind weekly border protestssays it wishes to support mediation efforts led by Egypt for long-term calm with Israel

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