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Sunday, April 16, 2023
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Smotrich: 'No big drama'; ex-BoI head: Risk of 'giant drama'
Dismissing Moody’s downgrade, Smotrich says any economic damage is fault of protests
Outgoing securities chief: ‘Ignoring risks undermines confidence in Israeli market’; economist warns: Israel set to be on investors’ and credit rating agencies’ ‘watch list’
Economists: PM, Smotrich response to Moody’s downgrade ‘disconnected from reality’
PM’s associates reject Moody’s downgrade: ‘They aren’t well-versed on the issues’
Gantz: Plan places the IDF, our protective wall, in danger
Netanyahu in talks on new IDF draft law that would lower age for Haredi exemption
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held a meeting on Sunday with some of his coalition partners to discuss potential new legislation on the military draft, weighing lowering the age at which members of the ultra-Orthodox community can get a formal exemption from service. The Israel Defense Forces indicated that it did not have an...
Lapid: Ben Gvir is afraid of protests
Hundreds of thousands rally against judicial overhaul plans for a 15th straight week
Protest organizers vow to push on until legislation shelved; smaller pro-overhaul rallies take place in 12 locations, with police minister Ben Gvir at Netanya counter-demonstration
In deposition, airport workers union head says strike was coordinated with Netanyahu
Live updates (closed)
Police disperse protesters blocking Ayalon Highway amid anti-overhaul rally
Israel at 75: Rally Around What’s Right and Celebrate the Remarkable
The truth is that at a moment like this, celebrating Israel is more important than ever.
Live updates (closed)
Coalition said planning to advance bill to weaken legal advisers once Knesset resumes
‘In-depth’ talks on ‘core issues’ of judicial overhaul to resume tomorrow at President’s Residence between delegations from Likud, Yesh Atid, National Unity, says Herzog’s office
Netanyahu at Etzel ceremony: No to civil war, yes to internal unity
Commander of Duvdevan unit tapped to light Independence Day torch
Netanyahu: I'm sure CIA knows Mossad was not behind anti-government protests
To US Jewish leaders: Don’t boycott Netanyahu – talk to him
From a longtime diplomat to my brothers and sisters coming to the GA: you have a role to play at this difficult time
Linda F. Burghardt
Homeland or hell: My parents and the Vienna of Leopoldstadt
For my mother and father, who lost everything, there was never a sense of belonging after they fled Austria and the Nazis
The miracle of the Holy Fire
Believers say the flame kindled in the church will never hurt you. I’ve never touched it so I wouldn’t know
Ilyse Muser Shainbrown
‘Say Yes to the Dress’ – and helping others always
With roots in Brooklyn, I naturally bought my wedding dress at Hedda Kleinfeld’s bridal empire. What I hadn’t known was the shop’s place in Jewish history
‘They live on through you’: Netanyahu visits grieving Dee family at Efrat home
Rabbi Leo Dee tells PM he doesn’t regret for one moment moving to Israel; daughter Tali asks PM how he dealt with pain of the death of his brother Yoni in 1976 Entebbe raid
Visiting grieving family, general vows to catch terrorists who killed mom, daughters
Saudis said set to host top Hamas delegation, further dimming Israeli hopes for ties
A senior delegation representing Palestinian terror group Hamas was set to visit Saudi Arabia on Sunday, according to multiple Arabic media reports, representing a major development as Israel's hopes of forging official ties with Riyadh appear to dwindle further. For many years, Saudi Arabia's relationship with Hamas has...
Daily Briefing Apr. 16: Saudis host Hamas as chaos in Israel may tangle regional web
No consensus among envoys on Syrian Arab League return
Out of this world
Unusually bright meteor seen over Israel, as some report hearing blast
Israeli Astronomical Association says bolide visible over country’s center and north for several seconds; unclear if any pieces survived fiery descent
Cohabitation without marriage has surged in past 3 decades
Many Jews eligible to marry via Rabbinate elect to do so abroad instead — survey
As an Israeli couple with a straightforwardly Jewish pedigree, Yoni Zierler and Yochi Rappeport could have easily gotten married through the Chief Rabbinate. But instead, Zierler, whose father Lawrence is an Orthodox rabbi, and his wife officially tied the knot abroad in a US civil ceremony, conducted by a justice of the peace...
Ahead of annual memorial day, 147,199 Holocaust survivors living in Israel
Figure includes 521 survivors who immigrated from Ukraine after Russian invasion; around 15,000 died over previous year; average age of survivors is 85
Czech toothpaste found near interim refuge of Holocaust survivor orphans in England
Clinton-produced ‘How Saba Kept Singing’ tells story of cantor’s Auschwitz survival
‘I slaughtered her’: Woman from Kuseife is killed, brother said to confess
26-year-old Azhar Abu Rabia is 10th woman murdered by someone known to her, 49th person killed in the Arab community this year; reports say her throat was slit
'Israel not a democracy, is ruled by elitist minority'
Likud’s Amsalem calls to put Supreme Court chief, protest leaders on trial
MK David Amsalem, who serves as a second minister within the Justice Ministry, said Saturday that Supreme Court President Esther Hayut and former court chief Aharon Barak should be charged with "an attempted coup" while repeating his provocative call for a broad investigation of the protesters against...
Coalition scrambles to give Regev responsibility for Independence Day torch event
'I love nothing more than disappearing into stories'
Bangles singer Susanna Hoffs’ newest cover is her debut novel, ‘This Bird Has Flown’
At age 64, the musician-author isn’t exactly singing a new tune; she tells The Times of Israel that she’s had a passion for literature her whole life and is a voracious reader
‘Never seen anything like it’: 56 killed as Sudanese army battles rival paramilitary
Fighting goes on between leader Burhan’s military forces and his deputy’s Rapid Support Forces, with officials saying over 600 have been injured
Pro-Israel Rep. Jeffries penned defense of uncle’s antisemitism and Farrakhan in 90s
Resurfaced article written by Democratic congressman while at college contradicts his claim he was only vaguely aware of relative’s remarks; Jewish Republicans demand answers
4 Israelis remain critical after deadly South Korea bus accident
Israeli-born Moldovan oligarch sentenced in absentia to 15 years over $1b bank theft
Iran begins crackdown against violators of mandatory hijab laws
Jersey City’s Jewish mayor running for state governor
Historic flooding complicates journey home for Passover vacationers in South Florida
Russian strike kills 11 civilians in east Ukraine; Moscow claims gains near Bakhmut
‘End of an era’: Germany shuts down its last 3 nuclear reactors
Defying protests, Macron signs France pension law raising retirement age to 64
2 dead in second mass shooting in Louisville in under a week
Sandstorms driven by climate change slowly burying Iraq’s ancient treasures
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