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The Jerusalem Post reports: Spokesman says the call center received nearly twenty thousand calls in the first three months of 2014, marking a 264% increase over last year.
Dozens of new olim from Odessa celebrate Passover for the first time in Israel.
By Давид Шехтер on 09 Apr 2014 / 9 Nisan 5774 0
Last year there was an historic surge in Aliyah to Israel from France. And if the first two months of 2014 are any indication, French Aliyah is just beginning. The Jewish Agency for Israel believes
The Argentinian-born Israeli musician responsible for some of Israeli music’s classic hits, such as White Days (Yamim Levanim), Deep Blue Evening (Erev Cachol Amok, or Como la Luna), Yidov has now
By נתן רועי on 01 Apr 2014 / 1 Nisan 5774 0
The Hebrew-Hungarian author Ephraim Kishon (Ferenc Hoffmann, or his Hungarian name, Ferenc Kishhont), a world-renowned contemporary writer, began his career as a satirist in communist Hungary. At a
By Chen Mor on 25 Mar 2014 / 23 Adar II 5774 0
The iconic Israeli actress-singer-songwriter has her own well-established group of fans – even in Iran – it turns out. Making Aliyah as a young girl from Teheran, Rita grew up to become an