Political(Ish)

Liberia thanks Israel for helping to wipe out its Ebola outbreak

By Judy Siegel-Itzkovich, JPost Visiting Liberian senate president says his nation has great admiration for Israel and “can learn much from you in the fields of innovation, technology, agriculture and medical research.” Liberia’s senate president Armah Zolu Jallah, making the first visit to Israel by any head of his country’s parliament, thanked this country for […]

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Christmas Greeting – 2015

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wishes a very joyous Christmas and a happy new year to Israel’s Christian citizens and to Christians throughout the world! :: GPO

Israel boldly goes into prestigious UN space body

By Times of Israel staff, Times of Israel Israel was accepted last Thursday as a full member of the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS). A vast majority of the committee’s members voted in favor of accepting Israel to COPUOS, the Maariv website reported, with only Namibia voting against the […]

A Reflection Beyond the Science: Socially Aware and Politically Engaged Scientists

This is part four of an exclusive series from SDM on the World Science Conference Israel (WSCI). Click here for part one, here for part 2 and here for part three. On my plane home from Tel Aviv, some nagging thoughts arose. I felt a tinge of guilt for having come to Israel for WSCI – […]

VIDEO: PM Netanyahu’s Greetings for Rosh Hashanah

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Greetings for Rosh Hashanah. Video: GPO.

PM Netanyahu Meets with BlackBerry CEO John Chen

(Communicated by the Prime Minister’s Media Adviser) Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Prime Minister’s Office Director General Eli Groner, this morning (Tuesday, 8 September 2015), met with BlackBerry CEO John Chen, who has arrived in Israel on a 24-hour visit, and discussed with him BlackBerry’s growth strategy in Israel. Mr. Chen said that he views […]