Virtual Reality Tools Offer Blockaded Gaza Youth An Escape From Reality

The owner of Gaza’s first virtual reality gaming cafe is offering a fantasy world of action, music, and sports to young people who have grown up under the blockade. With opportunities for travel ruled out for most people by years-long border closure imposed by Israel and Egypt, the online realm is an outlet for young people hungry for entertainment and distraction.
#VirtualRealityToo #Gaza #News #Technology #VirtualReality


2 days ago

26/11 survivor ‘Baby Moshe’, now 16, recites from Book of Psalms at inauguration of 25th Knesset

Moshe Holtzberg recited Psalm 122 from the Book of Psalms at inauguration of Israel's 25th Knesset. Moshe lost his parents in 2008 Mumbai terror attack in which six Jews were also killed at the Nariman House, popularly known as the Chabad House. The day is marked by several events across the country to pay respects to victims of the attack.
#MosheHoltzberg #HindustanTimes #BookofPsalms #Jews #Israel #News #Entertainment #Books


1 weeks ago

Israel: Benjamin Netanyahu Set To Form Government, India-Israel Ties Set For Upward Trajectory

Netanyahu is the longest-serving prime minister who has held the office twice earlier, first during 1996–99 and then during 2009–21. His coalition has secured 64 out of 120 parliamentary seats.
#BenjaminNetanyahu #India #Israel #News #Business #Markets


3 weeks ago

Brooklyn Nets condemn Kyrie Irving’s promotion of antisemitic film

The nets' star guard posted a link for the film on twitter on friday. The synopsis on amazon said the film “uncovers the true identity of the children of Israel”. He had previously supported the idea of the Earth being flat.
#KyrieIrving #BrooklynNets #mit #Israel #News #Sports #Basketball


4 weeks ago

India's pension system shows marginal improvement in global ranking: Report

India's retirement system has improved marginally from 2021 to rank at 41 out of 44 countries examined. Iceland ranked at the top followed by the Netherlands, Denmark, Israel, Finland and Australia. Thailand ranked last at 44, while Philippines was at 43 and Argentina was at 42, according to report.
#ZeeBusiness #India #News #Business #PersonalFinance


1 months ago

Israel, Argentina to jointly sponsor five medical, green energy projects

Research topics range from early detection of retinal aging, encapsulation of an antifungal lung medicine, non-invasive cancer diagnostics, fast charging of lithium-based battery cells, and development of ion exchange membranes for hydrogen technologies. This is the first cooperation between and a Latin American country to jointly fund scientific research.
#BusinessStandardNews #LatinAmerican #Israel #News #Health #Medicine


1 months ago

Novak Djokovic: 'I think it has a lot to do with the environment I grew up in'

Novak Djokovic beat roman Safiullin in the semi-final of the ATP 250 in Tel Aviv, Israel. The former world number one will be able to prepare for the important match on Sunday. He is known for his extraordinary mental strength.
#NovakDjokovic #ATP250 #TelAviv #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

Novak Djokovic asked how it feels to constantly be criticized over life decisions

Novak Djokovic has been criticized for his decision not to get vaccinated. In 2006, he represented serbia in a Davis Cup tie in Israel. 16 years later, the city has changed, said i24NEWS.
#NovakDjokovic #DavisCup #Israel #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

Djokovic Defends Israel Visit, Vaccination Stance In I24NEWS Interview - I24NEWS

Novak Djokovic spoke to i24NEWS during his visit to Israel. He said that he has been enjoying himself while in the Jewish state. But the energy is the same," he continued, referring to the backlash.
#NovakDjokovic #i24NEWS #Jewish #Israel #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

Novak Djokovic on the no-vax choice: "It wasn't easy"

No-vax picks were made at the ATP in Tel Aviv, Israel. Nole djokovic and Kyrie Irving have returned to the subject in the past few hours. He returned to his convictions, in fact fatal for his status.
#NovakDjokovic #ATP #TelAviv #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

Djokovic provides update on Laver Cup injury ahead of first regular match

The world no.7 has reached Israel to participate in the ATP 250 in Tel Aviv starting this week. The serb has been out of action since retaining his Wimbledon crown.
#Djokovic #TennisNews #ATP250 #Wimbledon #Israel #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Ukraine’s ‘academic mobility’: Temporary relocation of Indian students will be allowed in 29 countries, says NMC

A week after giving approval to the 'academic mobility programme' being offered by the Ukrainian government for Indian medical students. A nod has been given to the academic mobility programme. It refers to temporary relocation (for the period of conflict) to universities in Poland, Austria, Czech Republic, France, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Lithuania, Moldova, Slovakia, Spain, Uzbekistan, the US, Italy, Belgium, Egypt, Belarus, Latvia, Kyrgyzstan, Greece, Romania, Sweden, Israel,
#NMC #Ukrainian #Indian #Poland #News #Health #Medicine


2 months ago

FIBA: Avdija has 12 points in Israel’s 88-77 loss to Czech Republic - Bullets Forever

Israel lost 88-77 to the Czech Republic in group play in euroBasket. The first half was all Czech Republic as they raced to 53-37 lead.
#Avdija #euroBasket #etsForever #Israel #News #Sports #Basketball


2 months ago

Israel's Svetlana Zilberman becomes oldest player to win match at BWF World Championships

Israeli badminton player Svetlana Zilberman has become the oldest player to win a match at the BWF World Championships 2022. The 64-year-old claimed a 16-21, 21-18, and 21-11 win against the Egyptian pair of Adham Hatem Elgamal and Doha Hany in the Round of 64 at the World Championships. The mother-son duo will now face Lai Pei Jing and Tan Kian Meng of Malaysia in the round of 32 on Tuesday.
#SvetlanaZilberman #BadmintonNews #Israeli #BWFWorldChampionships #Malaysia #News #Sports #Badminton


3 months ago

How a Former Sequoia Capital Partner Cornered the Israeli Security Startup Market — The Information

Gili Raanan has effectively dominated the market for companies founded by vets of an elite military hacking unit in Israel. Israel captured more than a third of the $18 billion security startups raised globally last year. Check Point co-founder Shlomo Kramer: "In cybersecurity, every good idea has five startups and three of them are from Israel"
#ShlomoKramer #GiliRaanan #Israel #News #Business #Markets


3 months ago

Art Industry News: The Maximal Texas Sun Is Threatening Donald Judd's Minimalist Legacy in Marfa + Other Stories

A Banksy-stenciled rat protesting Israel’s separation barrier that was removed from a site in the West Bank has now reappeared at an art gallery in Tel Aviv. The Chinati Foundation must contend with how to fix leaky roofs and deal with baking heat that is causing sculptures to expand and contract. New York Gives Noguchi Museum $4.5 million to restore its original 1959 studio.
#DonaldJudd #ChinatiFoundation #Israel #News #Entertainment #Art


3 months ago

Svika Pick, prolific Israeli singer-songwriter, dies at 72 - The Washington Post

Svika Pick, a pillar of Israel’s music industry, has died at 72. He was a prolific songwriter who penned dozens of No. 1 hits. His song "Diva" won the Eurovision Song Contest in 1998. Pick suffered a stroke in 2018 which impeded his speech and movement.
#SvikaPick #TheWashingtonPost #Israeli #Diva #Israel #News #Entertainment #Music


3 months ago

Zvika Pick, Israel's pop King, dead at 72 - Entertainment News

Born in Poland in 1949, Pick immigrated to Israel with his parents at a young age. Jumped-started his musical career with the Israeli production of the musical Hair in the 1970s. Then went on to create local pop hits including Mary Lou, which is still known to generations of Israelis.
#ZvikaPick #EntertainmentNews #Israeli #Hair #Israel #News #Entertainment #Music


3 months ago

Svika Pick, Israel’s ‘king of pop’, dies aged 72

Singer Svika Pick, 72, dies in his home in Israel at the age of 72. Born in Poland in 1949, Pick immigrated to Israel with his parents at a young age. He wrote the 1998 Eurovision-winning song Diva with lyricist Yoav Ginai.
#SvikaPick #TheGuardian #Eurovision #Diva #Israel #News #Entertainment #Music


3 months ago

Apple looking to hire engineers for its third Israeli R&D site for Mac chips - PhoneArena

Apple is going two open a third development center in Israel. They will participate in Israel-based flagship projects, specifically the development of Mac processors. The company opened its first site in Israel in Herzliya in 2015.
#Apple #Israel #Mac #Israel #News #ComputersElectronics #Software


4 months ago