Israeli Media Has a Strong New Kid on the Block - and It's Maariv That's Paying the Price

Eli Azur's weekend newspaper Sof Hashavua, launched at the end of 2012, already has some 15,000 subscribers - and a long line of former Maariv writing talent.

Radio stations usually use a sharp noise to censor obscenities, but in the ads for Eli Azur's weekend newspaper Sof Hashavua - which are played...