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Orthodox Jews Escorted Off EasyJet Flight 'After Refusing To Sit Next To Women'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK

A group of strictly Orthodox Jews were escorted off a flight as it landed in London over claims they refused to sit next to female passengers, it has ...

The Colors of Tel Aviv's Carmel Market

Ellis Shuman | Posted 12.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Ellis Shuman

Tel Aviv is truly a city that never stops. With 14 kilometers of Mediterranean beachfront, promenades, sandy beaches, numerous cafes and restaurants, fancy hotels, trendy nightclubs, and endless blue horizons, Tel Aviv is a must-see destination on any visitor's Israel itinerary.

Oriented: Life Is Not an Ideology

Dr Michael Petry | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK Entertainment
Dr Michael Petry

The film is a fly on the wall documentary of three ordinary young gay men who live in the extra-ordinary world that is the bifurcated society of Tel-Aviv.

Boris Wades Into Israel/Palestine Issue With 'Corduroy-Jacketed, Lefty Academics' Jibe

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 10.11.2015 | UK

Boris Johnson has mocked "corduroy-jacketed, snaggletoothed, lefty academics" who back a trade embargo with Israel, saying such a thing would be "comp...

A breath Test to Diagnose Parkinson's - Hard Science or Hot Air?

Steve Ford | Posted 12.04.2015 | UK
Steve Ford

We've been struggling for decades to find the answer - a definitive diagnostic test for Parkinson's. So far brain scans, blood tests and urine samples haven't come up with the goods. As a result there's often doubt, and even error, in Parkinson's diagnosis, particularly in the early stages.

Israel Through a Traveller's Eyes

Brooke Hunter | Posted 10.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Brooke Hunter

My first taste of the country began in Tel Aviv; a youthful city placed precariously along the eastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea. Tastes, sounds and culture greeted us as we wandered through the city's Nachlat Binyamin Art Markets.

This Gay Club Night Poster Actually Mocked Up An IS Beheading With Male Models

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 22.09.2014 | UK

A popular gay club night has sparked both anger and confusion after mocking up images of Islamic State beheadings of western captives using buff male ...

200 People Protested - But This Is Not Your Average Wedding

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK

Four far-right demonstrators have been arrested after they staged a violent demonstration outside the wedding of a Israeli Muslim man and his bride, a...

Thousands March For Peace In Tel Aviv

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.08.2014 | UK

More than 10,000 Israeli demonstrators marched through the streets of Tel Aviv to call for an end to the Gaza conflict which has seen almost 2,000 Pal...

The Link Between Rising Antisemitism in Europe and the Jewish State

Hannah Gal | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK Politics
Hannah Gal

Former Secretary of State, Hilary Clinton is right in suggesting that Antisemitism might be fueling the current criticism towards Israel.

Israeli Rally In Tel Aviv Calls For Ceasefire

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.07.2014 | UK

Thousands of Israelis have held a protest in Tel Aviv to call for an end to the country's offensive in the Gaza Strip. Four demonstrators were arre...

'Unprecedented Psychological Warfare': The Terrifying Warnings Issued By Both Sides In Gaza Crisis

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK

Hamas has embarked on "unprecedented" psychological warfare by broadcasting threats and warnings of imminent rocket attacks to Israelis in Hebrew, as ...

Is Our Climate to Blame for Our Body Angst?

Rivkie Baum | Posted 16.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rivkie Baum

As we casually strolled down the street, following the curve of the beach towards Jaffa, sipping our takeout coffee and munching our delicious breakfast pastries, it was simply impossible not to feel a pang of guilt at our 'hedonistic' lifestyle as we watched toned, athletic, sun kissed bodies... pounded the streets.

The Left Lionises Edward Snowden, But Who Will Stand Up for Israel's Mordechai Vanunu?

Mehdi Hasan | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Politics
Mehdi Hasan

For 27 years, Vanunu has been deprived of his liberty - for blowing the whistle, for telling the truth. It is a moral and geopolitical disgrace. We cannot afford, in good conscience, to forget the plight of Israel's Snowden. To quote the Northern Irish Nobel peace laureate Mairead Maguire: "We cannot be free while he is not free."

The Making of a Web Design Revolution: In Conversation With Webydo CEO Shmulik Grizim

Hannah Gal | Posted 10.12.2013 | UK Tech
Hannah Gal

The idea was simple; free website creation from web code and liberate designers from their dependency on developers. The result is Webydo, a revolutionary web design software that with stunning freshness.

Dapper Donkey Haim Sports Wound-Healing Trousers (PICTURES, VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 13.10.2013 | UK

A donkey whose owners cruelly tied him up with barbed wire is having his wounds treated... with a pair of trousers. Named Haim, the donkey endured...

Tel Aviv Gay Pride Celebrations Begin (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 07.08.2013 | UK

Tens of thousands of people have gathered in Tel Aviv to celebrate gay pride. Amid the festivities of the city's 15th annual parade, several polit...

Says Some Girls Enjoy Rape, Israeli Judge Tells Court

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.06.2013 | UK

An Israeli judge has caused widespread outrage after announcing to a court that "some girls enjoy being raped" during a hearing centred on the gang ra...

Take Leave for Tel Aviv

Black Tomato | Posted 29.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Black Tomato

If Jerusalem is the Holy City, Tel Aviv is its wayward sister - made up of Mediterranean beaches, stylish bars, diverse cuisine and lively nightlife, ...

Chris York

'His House Was Destroyed And His Sons Killed'

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris York | Posted 26.11.2012 | UK

After eight days of fighting and over 150 killed, Israel and Hamas brokered a fragile ceasefire last Wednesday, but how long can it last? And who do o...

LISTEN: BBC Reporter Caught Near Israeli Strikes Live On Air

The Huffington Post | Posted 21.11.2012 | UK

A BBC reporter was urged to take cover by the programme's presenter as missiles from Israel screamed overhead and loud explosions rang out - live on a...

Tel Aviv Bus Explosion Injures 21

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 21.11.2012 | UK

Twenty-one people have been injured in a bus bomb a block away from the headquarters of the Israeli Defence Force (IDF) in Tel Aviv on Wednesday, in w...

The Sound of Sirens

Steven Winston | Posted 20.01.2013 | UK
Steven Winston

Recently every time I have heard a bike engine revving or a plane fly over I have hesitated for a moment. The red alert sirens in Tel Aviv, five in the last four days, were certainly not what I expected when I moved to Israel almost eight months ago.

'Where Is The Value Of Life In All This?'

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 20.11.2012 | UK

Last week the Huffington Post UK brought you a first-hand account of what life is like for civilians living under the constant threat of death from th...

Chris York

'Every Time I Hear The Sound Of Shelling I Expect To Die'

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris York | Posted 16.11.2012 | UK

As the military strikes and political rhetoric in Gaza and Israel escalate, it is the civilians on both sides that bear the brunt of the violence. ...