Ashdod, Israel Newswire

Ashdod, Israel Newswire

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  1. Ultra-Orthodox deputy mayor calls for removing Christmas tree from Ashdod mallRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Shas representative says decorations a 'disgrace' aimed at harming Jewish identity; company says it's trying bring a 'European atmosphere' An Ashdod mall put up a Christmas tree for the first time - and it's not sitting too well with the southern Israeli city's ultra-Orthodox deputy mayor. "This is something intended to hurt anyone who identifies as Jewish," Shas representative Avi Amsalem said in a post on his Facebook page.


  2. Hapoel J'lem overcomes Hap TA - Ness Ziona shocks Mac TA - Holon in 1stRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Ironi Ness Ziona players celebrate their 83-81 victory over Maccabi Tel Aviv in Basketball Super League action this week. Hapoel Jerusalem defeated Hapoel Tel Aviv 87-75 in Israel Basketball Winner League action following the international break.


  3. Uproar in Ashdod as mayor attacks mall for Christmas tree displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    A shopping center in Ashdod displayed a fir tree , commonly associated with Christmas, in the center of the mall plaza, sparking the displeasure of city council member and current acting mayor Avi Amsalem, according to a report in Israeli media. Amsalem, who belongs to the Shas party, claimed in a post on Facebook that "this is no longer the subject of a disagreement between haredi [ultra-Orthodox] people and secular people... this is something intended to hurt anyone who identifies as Jewish."


  4. In which cities did foreign residents buy apartments in 2018?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Jerusalem Post

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  5. On track Chinese infrastructure giants set sights on increased Israel activityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | Jerusalem Post

    Yisrael Katz, Israel's Minister of Transport, speaks as he stands next to employees of China Railway Engineering Corporation, during an event marking the beginning of underground construction work of the light rail, using a Tunnel Boring Machine , in Tel Aviv, Israel February 19, 2017.. Dear Reader, As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before.


  6. #car accidentRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    After 17 Israelis killed on Dead Sea Highway within the last month alone, residents demand that the government prevent the next tragedy. Parents, 6 children from community of Psagot killed in fatal head-on collision near Dead Sea.


  7. #Mount HermonRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Morning snow closes ski site and local rains pelt Israel as temperatures continue to fall, although Shabbat is to bring back the heat. Mere miles from Damascus, overlooking Syria's civil war and surrounded by minefields, Israel's Mount Hermon is a ski resort like no other.


  8. Alon Day savors Euro Series titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    ... of them en route to his second consecutive championship in the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series. Day, a native of Ashdod, Israel, celebrated that championship Friday evening in Charlotte at the NASCAR Regional, International and Local Awards Banquet, where ...


  9. #Gaza attackRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    DM does not believe in possibility of long-term ceasefire with Hamas; Mossad head warns on Iran; PM and wife welcome Chinese VP. Opposition Leader Tzipi Livni slams government's policy vis a vis Hamas, welcomes High Court ruling admitting BDS advocate into Israel.


  10. #Rabbi David LauRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2015 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    'We must help refugees - but the infiltrators are job-seekers, not refugees,' says Rabbi Lau. 'Help your own poor first.'


  11. CYPRUS: Where have all the cruise ships gone?Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 1 | The Financial Mirror

    While stakeholders are trying to enhance Cyprus' image as an attractive tourist destination in the eastern Mediterranean, the only cruise liner departing from a local port has been sold, raising questions on the future of cruise tourism. A recent announcement from Salamis Cruises, talked of a Memorandum of Agreement to sell off Salamis' 43-year-old vessel for a reported EUR 3.9 mln.


  12. Global Foliar Fertilizer Market Prospects, Outlook and Growth Analysis for the Period 2018-2028Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 1 | ClickPress

    Helena Agri-Enterprises LLC is focused on diversifying its product portfolio and reinforce its global presence. Recently, it introduced four new products in its foliar fertilizer product lineup, viz., Ele-Max Sulfur LC, N-Fixx XLR, Antares Prime and Sultrus.


  13. Wine from Itamar hill wins Double Gold Today,Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Tom's Winery on Givat Arnon awarded Double Gold medal from among 500 wines and named 'Best Winery' in boutique wineries category. Tom Winery in the Itamar hills won the title "Best Winery" in the boutique winery category, as well as the "Double Gold" award for their "Cabernet Franc 2016" in the "Terra Vino" international wine competition.


  14. Judge slams 'shocking' police violence after officers break suspect's noseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | The Times of Israel

    Hadera police deny officer punched Ethiopian-Israeli man in the face, say he was injured during violent outburst at station A judge in Hadera leveled harsh criticism against police for their "shocking" conduct on Wednesday after officers beat a man from the Ethiopian community while in custody. The attack was the latest incident in what community leaders and others have said is a pattern of racism and abuse by police toward Ethiopian-Israelis, despite promises from on high to root out the problem.


  15. How a Velociraptor is showing the way for military-civilian tie-upsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | South China Morning Post

    Integration between the armed forces and the private sector is meant to cut costs and advance technology but it has also raised suspicions overseas It's called the Velociraptor and can be mounted on tanks or armoured personnel carriers to fire off rounds to stop incoming anti-tank missiles. The "hard-kill active protection system" is developed by Nanjing-based Herakles Defence Technology and was on display for prospective buyers at Airshow China in Zhuhai earlier this month.


  16. Report: Israel Hayom claims 'danger at schools' with hundreds unvaccinatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 25 | Jerusalem Post

    Jewish children, near the shore of the Mediterranean Sea, ahead of Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement, in Ashdod. An estimated 500 to 600 children from four schools have not been vaccinated in Pardess Hanna in the Haifa district, according to a report on Sunday in Israel Hayom .


  17. Osher Ad Haredi Grocery Chain Founders to Exit with $250 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 25 | The Jewish Press

    Apax Israel Fund is in advanced negotiations to acquire 50% of the Osher Ad Haredin grocery store chain's shares from its founders, Moshe Margalit, Aryeh Boim and Yehuda Landau, Calcalist reported on Sunday. The expected value of the acquisition is about one billion shekel, or about $268 million.


  18. GRAPEVINE: Sabra StarbucksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 22 | Jerusalem Post

    NOW THAT he has a controlling interest in Cofix, Jerusalem businessman and former city council member Rami Levy intends to upgrade the chain and make it the Starbucks of Israel. That's what he told Mamon , one of the financial supplements of Yediot Aharonot .


  19. Cops brutally detain Ethiopian Israeli high school student as principal watchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | The Times of Israel

    Police deny accusations of racism and brutality, say 15-year-old was actively resisting arrest; family accuses school head of frequently involving police in school issues Police detectives brutally apprehend an Ethiopian Israeli high school student in Ashdod as his principal looks on. Police detectives violently apprehended an Ethiopian Israeli high school student in Ashdod as his principal looked on without acting, according to newly released footage.


  20. What if - military rule? Leonie Ben-SimonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 19 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... to be the children and grandchildren of these olim.This attitude will probably continue if more rockets hit Ashdod, Israel's fifth largest city, which is also populated by the same demographic as well as the Russian immigrants who support Lieberman. ...