An overview of the Jewish state and its many accomplishments and challenges.
Just because Israel is a Jewish country doesn't mean all its Jews are the same.
Through centuries of exile, Jewish hopes and prayers were focused on the Promised Land.
Establishing a new nation and defending it
Increasingly trendy worldwide, Israeli food mixes the flavors of the Middle East and the Jewish Diaspora.
The slain Israeli prime minister was a military hero who embarked on a historic effort to bring peace to his country and paid for it with his life.
Palestinian attacks on civilians have been a feature of life in Israel since even before the country’s establishment.
Holy to both Jews and Muslims, this area in Jerusalem's Old City has been a focal point of inter-religious tension for decades.
Key moments in the Jewish state's history.
An overview of these Jewish communities in the West Bank — and why they are so controversial.
All about the movement for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions against Israel.
Homemade hummus is easy and cheap.
From biblical times to the emergence of Rabbinic Judaism.
While following a tradition of praying for the government, this prayer has some significant differences.
The celebration of Israeli independence is marked each year on the fifth day of the Hebrew month of Iyar.