Tag archive for ‘Old City’
Itamar Eichner On Monday, May 29th, 2017

Express cable car across 1,400 meters to the Western Wall

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the unification of Jerusalem, the government approved the cable car project in Jerusalem on Sunday, led by Tourism Minister Yariv Levin. The cable car will provide a solution More...

Viva Sarah Press On Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

Epic tightrope feat at the Tower of David

Heather Larsen, one of the top female highliners in the world, crisscrossed her way over layers of history in an epic tightrope feat at the Tower of David this morning (May 2, 2016). “Jerusalem is More...

Vered Weiss On Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

Tel Aviv Prepares for Its ‘Laila Lavan’ — White Night — Thursday Night

– – Tel Aviv will hold its annual White Night—Laila Lavan—on Thursday night, June 25. This year’s event, White Night Europa, will honor European culture. Thursday night is Israel’s More...

Times of Israel On Sunday, May 17th, 2015

Arab-Jewish clashes as Jerusalem Day march enters Old City

Jerusalem Celebrations taking place in old city. Thousands of police in and around the old city to prevent incidents pic.twitter.com/MuEnT4EZ8Q — Micky Rosenfeld (@MickyRosenfeld) May 17, 2015 As the Jerusalem More...

Globes On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Gaydamak sells Jerusalem’s Bikur Holim hospital

  Taaman Real Estate is buying the buildings from Arcady Gaydamak for $25.8 million.   /Shlomit Tsur and Aviv Levy/ Businessman Arcadi Gaydamak Has sold Jerusalem’s Bikur Holim hospital. Sources More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Saturday, January 10th, 2015

Israeli Archaeologists Uncover Ancient Herod Palace in Jerusalem

Archaeologists continue to make amazing discoveries all over Israel. Now the country’s Antiquities Authority says that it has uncovered a palace of King Herod where the trial of Jesus was believed to have More...

Reuters On Friday, November 14th, 2014

Jerusalem’s Tram Rides a Fine Line as City Violence Worsens

If there has been a constant target during weeks of unrest in Jerusalem, it is the divided city’s Light Rail, a sleek tram that snakes through downtown, past the ancient walls of the Old City, symbolically More...

Associated Press On Thursday, November 6th, 2014

Israel, Jordan try to ease Jerusalem tensions

– Israel’s prime minister says he has spoken to Jordan’s King Abdullah II in a bid to ease mounting tensions around Jerusalem’s most sensitive holy site. The two leaders spoke over the More...

Associated Press On Sunday, November 2nd, 2014

Jerusalem on Edge in Clashes over Temple Mount 

This combustible city at the center of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has been edging toward a new conflagration, with politicians on both sides stoking religious fervor over an ancient Jerusalem shrine More...

Reuters On Friday, October 31st, 2014

Muslim men over 50 pray at Jerusalem’s Aqsa mosque amid tight security

– By Luke Baker JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Muslim men over 50 prayed at the Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem’s Old City on Friday amid intense security, a day after Israel closed all access to the sacred More...

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