Here are stories making headlines in Israel:
U.S. Democrats are divided over Israel
Prof. Alan Dershowitz, Lawyer, Jurist, & Author speaking at ILTV Studio about the new poll that found that Republicans are reportedly more pro-Israel than ever.
Vice President Pence wraps up two-day visit
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has returned to Washington following a two-day trip to Israel. The Vice President concluded his visit by paying his respects to both the Western Wall and the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial in Jerusalem.
Israel slams U.N.H.R.C. for alleged years of bias
Israel has just taken a stand at the United Nations accusing the Human Rights Council of constant discrimination against the Jewish state and for alleged bias against Israel in favor of the Palestinians
The U.S. treads murky waters in fighting terror
The U.S. State Department has just placed a top Al-Qaeda leader on the terror list after he demanded violence against Americans and Jews in Jerusalem.
Gov’t to vote on controversial Muezzin Bill
The Knesset has just advanced another controversial bill known as the Muezzin Bill. The legislation would limit the time and volume of the Muslim call to prayer.
New twist in Yemenite children affair
One of the biggest scandals in Israeli society is the so-called ‘Yemenite Child Affair’ and now for the first time, the courts will allow seventeen graves of alleged Yemenite children to be opened, so that D.N.A. evidence can be collected.
Detecting breast cancer as early as possible
Adi Zamir, Founder & CEO of Pink of View spoke at ILTV Studio about the Israeli company that lets women detect breast cancer early on with the app that uses cloud-based technology to give initial diagnose.
Muslim L’oreal model resigns over tweets
Muslim model, Amenha Khan, apologizes for calling Israel “illegal” and “sinister” following outrage over her Anti-Israel tweets.
Oscar nominations announced
The nominations for this year’s Academy Awards are in. There were a few Jewish takeaways from the list of nominees.
Israel and U.S. open Anti-Terror contest
The U.S. Department of Defense and Israel’s Defense Ministry just announced a worldwide competition between start-up companies to see whose innovation can best fight terrorism.
Take control of your personell
Eugene Ochakovsky, CTO & Founder of Patrol-It spoke with ILTV about the Israeli company that came up with a platform to help keep successful business with successful employees.
Forbes brings 30 under 30 to Holy Land
First-ever Forbes Under 30 Summit, which counts off the thirty top business leaders under the age of thirty from all over the world, will take place in Israel this May.
13. Hebrew word Of The Day: MOOCHZAV | מְאוּכזָב = DISAPPOINTED
Learn a New Hebrew word every day. Today’s word is “Moochzav” which means “Disappointed”
The Weather Forecast
Tonight should be cloudy with rain and thunderstorms in the North and center. The low will be about fifty, or ten degrees Celsius. Tomorrow is expected to clear up a bit but will still be partly cloudy, and with a drop in temperatures to a daily high of roughly fifty-eight, or fourteen degrees Celsius.
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