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Israeli spy's widow 'hurt' by Netflix biopic, but welcomes publicity

07 Oct 2019

HERZLIYA, Israel A Netflix drama about Israeli spy Eli Cohen, who infiltrated the Syrian government in the 1960s and was later executed, has received a mixed review from his widow.

On the menu soon: lab-grown steak for eco-conscious diners

15 Jul 2019

REHOVOT, Israel Diners in some upmarket restaurants will soon be able to tuck into laboratory-grown steak, thanks to an Israeli startup that seeks to tap into consumer concerns about health, the environment and animal welfare. | Video

Israel looks to leverage tech in $50 billion medical marijuana market

23 Mar 2017

Tel Aviv Israel, a leader in marijuana research and health technology, is attracting international investment as it tries to position itself as a cutting-edge exporter in the rapidly-growing market for medical-grade cannabis.

Israel looks to leverage tech in $50 billion medical marijuana market

23 Mar 2017

Tel Aviv Israel, a leader in marijuana research and health technology, is attracting international investment as it tries to position itself as a cutting-edge exporter in the rapidly-growing market for medical-grade cannabis. | Video

Genes used to extend banana lifespan

11 Apr 2016

Bananas never last very long -- within a few days of buying them, the rot sets in. But now Israeli scientists have found a way to significantly slow the decomposition down by altering the genes of the fruit. | Video

Airbnb offers rooms with a view in Israeli settlements

23 Feb 2016

DOLEV, West Bank Overlooking picturesque villages, the rental property listed on Airbnb is nestled in what seems like a peaceful setting of birdsong and sunshine.

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