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Parties and personalities

Parties and personalities

A week is a very long time in Israeli politics, let alone during the months remaining until the April 9 election date, but some trends are already emerging – unfortunately, not all of them positive. Within a few days, the country witnessed the dramatic breakaway of Naftali Bennett and Ayelet Shaked from the Bayit Yehudi Party – where they had […]

Gallant criticizes Gantz: He is silent because he has nothing to say

Gallant criticizes Gantz: He is silent because he has nothing to say

has nothing to say, Immigration Absorption Minister Yoav Gallant said Saturday. “Benny Gantz is silent,” Gallant said. “I think that he knows why he is silent. I also know why he is silent, and the thousands of officers who served under him know why he is silent. “When you have nothing to say, you don’t speak,” Gallant added. Asked about […]

Is Netanyahu planning to fire Shaked and Bennett?

Is Netanyahu planning to fire Shaked and Bennett?

may be planning to remove Education Minister Naftali Bennett and Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked from their ministerial posts before the elections, Hadashot News reported Saturday. Bayit Yehudi members of the Knesset approached Netanyahu earlier in the week, asking him to remove Bennett and Shaked from their posts. In response to a request for a reaction to the report, Likud responded […]

PA halts payments to hundreds of Gazans

PA halts payments to hundreds of Gazans

The Palestinian Authority has decided to stop paying salaries to hundreds of Palestinians in the Gaza Strip, including many Fatah members, sources said on Friday. Palestinians see the move in the context of and his critics in Fatah. These measures were taken last year in response to Hamas’s refusal to hand over full control of the Gaza Strip to Abbas’s […]

Iran claims to have new oil customers despite sanctions

Iran claims to have new oil customers despite sanctions

Iran‘s deputy oil minister for trade and international affairs Amir Hossein Zamaninia claimed that the number of potential oil customers for Iran increased dramatically due to "a competitive market and greed for more profits," despite US pressure, according to a PressTV report. "China, India, Japan, South Korea and other countries that were granted waivers from America to import Iranian oil […]

Pascale‘s Kitchen: A special nut

Pascale‘s Kitchen: A special nut

A huge basket, full of pecans, landed on my kitchen table one day, pecans of excellent quality, which were picked from the pecan tree in the garden. My first thought was: What I am supposed to do with this crazy amount of nuts? The pecans were still soft, so I spread them out to dry. Five days later, I decided […]

Explore Shoham Forest with beautiful blossoms and gushing streams

Explore Shoham Forest with beautiful blossoms and gushing streams

Now that we’ve had a few good winter rains, it’s time to go for a hike out in nature and enjoy the beautiful blossoms and gushing streams. You don’t even have to drive all the way to the Galilee to find gorgeous waterfalls. There is a magical forest in central Israel that not too many people know about: Shoham Forest […]