windsurfers Israeli youth windsurfers snag four gold medals at World Championships in Poland

“My goal was to win a medal in Poland and I’m happy that it was a gold,” said 16-year-old Omer from Sdot Yam. Israel’s Noy Drihan and Yoav Omer returned home to a hero’s welcome after winning the girls and boys events, respectively, at the 2015 windsurfing Youth World Championship over the weekend in Gdynia, […]

July 21, 2015
crop Disabled veteran competes in kayaking championship

There are healthy and able-bodied people who will always complain about how hard it is for them, and will succumb to their pain and weaknesses. And then there are those who were born fighters and will remain such their whole lives, regardless of what happens to them. One of these is Ron Halevi, 21, from […]

July 13, 2015
Tel_aviv_white_night_festival_2011 Tel Aviv prepares for White Night Europa

Israeli metropolis’ 2015 White Night events will be held this Thursday in tribute to European culture, featuring artists and chefs from Europe. Tel Aviv is preparing for a series of events expected to take place across the city this Thursday as part of White Night 2015. This year’s White Night events are a tribute to […]

June 25, 2015
Israel qualifies for Eurovision final for first time in five years

16-year-old Nadav Guedj, singing ‘Golden Boy,’ progresses to final of 60th Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna. Israel is through to the finals of the Eurovision Song Contest for the first time in five years after 16-year-old Nadav Guedj delivered an impressive semi-final rendition of his song, “Golden Boy,” on Thursday night. The Israeli singer’s semi-final performance was […]

May 22, 2015
3D imagery, 737 MAX, MAX, 737 MAX 7, 737 MAX8, 737 MAX 9 Ryanair sets its sights on Israel again

Irish low-cost airline plans to offer round-trip tickets from Tel Aviv to different destinations in Europe for less than €140. Irish low-cost airline Ryanair is resuming talks in Israel to operate flights from Tel Aviv to several destinations in Europe. The company’s plan is to offer round-trip tickets for €140 (about $150), but start with […]

April 21, 2015
Dana International Dana International to appear in Eurovision 60th anniversary show

Israeli diva, who won song contest in 1998, to participate in TV special Saturday marking six decades of celebrated annual competition. Dana International, who did Israel proud in 1998 when she won the European Song contest with the song Diva composed by Tzvika Pik to lyrics by Yoav Ginai, will be singing it again on […]

April 9, 2015