Three rhinos flee from Israel’s safari zoo

Three rhinos flee from Israel’s safari zoo

Three female rhinos escaped from Israel’s safari zoo after a security guard fell asleep by an open side gate. The three, named Rihanna, Keren Peles and Karnabella, were caught on CCTV camera running back into the safari while being chased by the zoo manager. The rhinos fled after the guard fell asleep while manning gates […]

January 16, 2015
Robbie Williams Google Images Robbie Williams ‘can’t wait’ for Israel show

British pop sensation issues short video inviting Israeli fans to his May 2 Tel Aviv concert: ‘It’s like a first date. I’ve got butterflies in my stomach.’ British pop sensation Robbie Williams is about to embark on his European tour, which will include his very first concert in Israel. Ahead of the concert, which will […]

January 15, 2015
DIYTelAviv TLV apps appeal to hipsters and yuppies

Two new smartphone downloads help English speakers navigate the White City’s cool spots. In Tel Aviv, English-speaking hipsters have had to rely on word-of-mouth to find out where cool locals hang out. Until now. A new smartphone app, DIY Tel Aviv, offers a selection of weekly events, from art shows to indie music, for English speakers […]

January 14, 2015
stock-market Israeli venture capital funding jumps in 2014, this year seen higher

Jan 14 (Reuters) – Israeli venture capital funds attracted $914 million in 2014, up 68 percent on the year, and look set to draw even more funding in 2015, the Israel Venture Capital (IVC) Research Center said on Wednesday. Carmel Ventures raised the largest amount, attracting $194 million to its fourth fund. Jerusalem Venture Partners […]

January 14, 2015
or OneRepublic confirms Israel concert

Successful American pop rock band will perform at Tel Aviv’s Yarkon park on May 28; pre-sale tickets offered for NIS 250. OneRepublic, one of the most successful pop rock bands in the world today, has confirmed that it will perform at Tel Aviv’s Yarkon Park on May 2015. The American group will arrive in Israel […]

January 12, 2015
Elyssa-Frank-TLV-storm-1 Tel Aviv Port in the Storm

As inclement weather makes its way to shore, photographer Elyssa Frank captures the mood at the Tel Aviv port. Stormy weather generally drives people to indoors but photographers are a different breed. Clouds, wind and rain provide dramatic field conditions that make for fantastic photos and this week’s inclement weather sent Tel Aviv shutterbugs out […]

January 9, 2015