Tax professionals believe the document opens the door for delinquent taxpayers to come clean without the threat of heavy fines and criminal prosecution.
Provision would grant Jewish non-citizens many of the benefits of living in Israel without any of the burdens that taxpaying citizens carry, critics of the proposal argue.
Detroit-born children's librarian and teacher Ilene Moskowitz says, 'Very few books are either written in or translated into Hebrew for the older teenage age group, from 16 to 18.'
'Kosher Jesus,' the first book by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach to be published in Israel, draws praise from Glenn Beck but raises others' eyebrows.
If Muslims 'felt free to come here for part of their pilgrimage, you would have easily tens of millions of people coming to Jerusalem,' Feisal Abdul Rauf tells Haaretz.
Luden Centeno, denies the allegations and recently submitted a petition to the High Court of Justice against the ministry. A hearing is scheduled for May 14, 2012.
Limmud International Study: Jewish Learning Communities on a Global Scale is the first scientific survey to assess the impact of the popular cross-communal, international Jewish learning movement.
In addition to funding dental care of about a dozen survivors of terror a year, the fund also hopes to recruit Israeli dentists a who would offer their services at a reduced fee to terror victims.
Ugly practice comes into spotlight again after court dismiss indictment of an Armenian priesthood student who punched a yeshiva student in reaction to being spat upon.
British Labor MP David Flynn causes outrage questioning the loyalty of the U.K.'s first Jewish ambassador to Israel - because he had 'proclaimed himself to be a Zionist.'
University of Haifa launches international conflict resolution program in English.
New program could help countless new immigrants and returning citizens who were unaware Israeli law requires they declare income on financial assets overseas and come clean.
New book features a collection of posthumous articles by journalist Eric Silver.
Absorption Ministry hopes to keep in better touch with arrivals.
Rabbi Rafi Peretz visits Yeshiva University's Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary to hold a special meeting with former IDF soldiers enrolled at the Modern Orthodox institution.
After an appeal, a legal adviser to the Jerusalem consulate issued an opinion stating that the children should be eligible for citizenship, but the State Department has yet to grant it to them.
There are about 15 private groups helping new immigrants find their way in Israel that receive funding from JAFI.
'The city is either too expensive or too religious for them, or they say there are no good jobs there or want to live near the beach,' says Akiva Werber, the municipality's project director.
According to Jeff Green, there is merit in a translation reading like a translation.
But translations won't be ready until 2012.
Most of the mourners at Rabbi Nosson Tzvi Finkel's funeral probably did not know that in his early years the Mir Yeshiva head regularly exchanged his skullcap with a baseball helmet.
Major Jewish groups expect donations to drop, and Israel may have to take a back seat to American woes.
In 'The Prime Ministers,' Manchester-born Yehuda Avner recounts the highlights of his career working for Eshkol, Golda Meir, Menachem Begin and Yitzhak Rabin, showing these politicians in moments of conflict and crisis.
It wasn't until Aloma Halter began translating Aharon Appelfeld's books that she was able to take on her own father's experiences in the Holocaust.
The Association of Americans and Canadians in Israel launches its own foreign exchange program, offering lower fees than banks while guaranteeing maximum security.