Vying to be the first Israeli-British MP in the U.K.

Alon Or-Bach. Vying to be the first Israeli-British MP in the U.K.

A self-described ‘Londoner above all else,’ Israel-born Alon Or-Bach aims to represent Labor in Margaret Thatcher’s old seat of Finchley and Golders Green. Alon Or-Bach ticks a lot of boxes when it comes to attractiveness in a politically-correct environment. He’s young, an immigrant, Jewish, progressive, tech-savvy and gay, all of which may serve him well […]

September 1, 2013
BSD VIDEO: BSD ‘In the streets of Israel’

Following on from last year’s epic Living for the City series, the BSD crew of Kriss Kyle, Mike Taylor, Dan Paley and Alex Donnachie, complete with BSD’s in-house filmmaker Dave Sowerby, escape the wintry misery of the UK to hit up the rails of Israel.

July 15, 2013
bt1_wh British Telecom selects Israeli firm to secure accounts

Israel’s Cyber-Ark Software chosen to monitor and secure communications giant’s privileged accounts International communications giant British Telecom has chosen Israel’s Cyber-Ark Software to monitor and secure its privileged accounts, Yedioth Ahronoth reported. The deal is estimated at several million shekels. As a large communications services company, providing a range of products to a vast number […]

July 2, 2012
Screen Shot 2012-05-09 at 10.39.08 AM It got Arty (Glee) walking now helps Paralysed Claire Lomas finish London Marathon 16 days after it began

Remember this ? Well, now read this, a real life miracle! 32-year-old is greeted by crowds of supporters as she becomes first to finish marathon in bionic suit A paralysed woman has become the first person to complete a marathon in a bionic suit. Claire Lomas finished the London Marathon 16 days after the race began. The […]

May 9, 2012
Trinny and Susannah VIDEO: Fashionistas Trinny & Susannah in Ad for Israeli Credit Card

London makeover ladies Trinny and Susannah were here last year, telling Israelis what not to wear in their ever-so-subtle manner — not — which is why Israelis probably liked them. Now they’re featured in an Isracard commercial by ad agency Bauman Bar Reuveni showing off their Hebrew — “Tagidi lo!” (Tell him!) and offering puns onkenyon (which can mean a canyon […]

March 4, 2012
Homeland Homeland’s debt to Israeli TV

Channel 4’s latest US hit is based on one of the many TV success stories produced by Israel. Would you watch both? Last Sunday Homeland debuted on Channel 4, attracting overnight ratings figures of more than 2 million and a clutch of impressive reviews. Much has been written about the latest US import, a labyrinthine terrorism drama […]

February 25, 2012