Wednesday, 21 March 2018 | Seven years ago, the United Nations (UN) General Assembly launched a survey to gauge the global happiness levels of its member states. The findings obtained from each of the UN’s member states were noted, processed and released as the first international report on global happiness in 2012. Known officially asContinue Reading »
On May 14, 2018, Israel and those who love her will celebrate Independence Day, the Jewish state’s 70th birthday as a modern nation. The day will be filled with exuberant joy, celebration and merriment—and for good reason. The opportunity to mark seven decades since God fulfilled a millennia-old promise of the Jewish state’s miraculous rebirth (Isa.Continue Reading »
Thursday, 08 March 2018 | Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday said he is witnessing something he’s never seen in his entire life. It’s something that he sees as “a new hope on the horizon,” something offering the potential for real Middle East peace, and as he said, “it’s not related to the Palestinians.”Continue Reading »
Friday, 02 March 2018 | Iran announced that it would be hosting what it calls an international “Hourglass Festival” in April to celebrate the destruction of Israel within 25 years, Iran’s semi-official Mehr News reported Tuesday. Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, a foreign policy adviser to Iran’s parliamentary speaker Ali Larijani, announced the conference saying that it isContinue Reading »
Monday, 26 February 2018 | On 14 May, 2018, Israel and those who love her will celebrate Independence Day, the Jewish state’s 70th birthday as a modern nation. The day will be filled with exuberant joy, celebration and merriment––and for good reason. The opportunity to mark seven decades since God fulfilled a millennia-old promise ofContinue Reading »
Tuesday, 09 January 2018 | The State of Israel’s declaration of independence will be reenacted in full this coming Independence Day, marking the country’s 70th—or platinum—jubilee, including actors portraying the original’s ceremony’s participants, Yedioth Ahronoth has learned. This undertaking marks the flagship project of the Ministry of Jerusalem and Heritage and the World Zionist OrganizationContinue Reading »
Wednesday, 03 January 2018 | The happenings in and around the tiny Jewish state arguably command a disproportionate spot in the international spotlight—and the global news headlines. More often than not, the rhetoric and the headlines are anything but positive. In fact, the bulk of the discourse and headlines pertaining to Israel paints a pictureContinue Reading »
Monday, 01 January 2018 | Guatemala plans to relocate its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales announced on his official Facebook account last week, making it the first country to mirror U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision from December 6. Morales said he had informed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and instructed Guatemala’sContinue Reading »
Friday, 22 December 2017 | The project [new university] is the result of an historic partnership between the Li Ka Shing Foundation, the Guangdong Provincial Government, the Shantou Municipal Government and the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa. The ceremony was held on the GTIIT campus today, in the presence of Mr. Li Ka-shing, whoContinue Reading »
This fall, the young adult department of Bridges for Peace, Zealous 8:2, received an unexpected call from a good friend, David Nekrutman. Director of the CJCUC (Center for Jewish–Christian Understanding and Cooperation), David has had a special place in his heart for Zealous. So, when he encountered an important and urgent need, he reached outContinue Reading »
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