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Fewer tests, fewer positive: 3,171 diagnosed with coronavirus on Yom Kippur

Fewer tests, fewer positive: 3,171 diagnosed with coronavirus on Yom Kippur

Number of new infections drops with number of coronavirus tests performed. Positivity rate remains high, at 6.33%.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/09/2021 12:21
24 states threaten to sue Biden over vaccine mandate

24 states threaten to sue Biden over vaccine mandate

24 states threaten to sue over Biden's rule to require employers with more than 100 employees to mandate vaccinations and frequent testing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/09/2021 06:52
Israeli study:3rd shot gives 10 times more antibodies protection

Israeli study:3rd shot gives 10 times more antibodies protection

Study at Israeli hospital shows COVID vaccine booster shot restores effectiveness against COVID to 95%.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/09/2021 20:47
Men who dressed like Nazis in Dutch town apologize

Men who dressed like Nazis in Dutch town apologize

Ten men apologize after carrying out mock arrest of man wearing yellow star as part of rally against COVID-19 measures.Elad Benari, Canada, 15/09/2021 22:22
Pfizer recommends COVID vaccine booster shots in FDA docs

Pfizer recommends COVID vaccine booster shots in FDA docs

FDA releases documents showing Pfizer recommending administration of 3rd vaccine dose due to declining effectiveness of 1st doses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2021 17:03
'We regret not convincing him to get vaccine

'We regret not convincing him to get vaccine

'We regret not managing to convince Hai to get coronavirus vaccine,' family of deceased activist says. 'This death could've been prevented.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2021 16:02
Israel, European Union, agree to recognize coronavirus vaccine certificates

Israel, European Union, agree to recognize coronavirus vaccine certificates

New agreement will allow vaccinated Israelis to access European Green Pass, allowing access to restaurants, cultural centers, and more.Ido Ben Porat, 15/09/2021 15:49
9,539 new COVID cases, as number of seriously ill patients falls

9,539 new COVID cases, as number of seriously ill patients falls

Infection rate continues to decline along with the number of seriously ill COVID patients. Nineteen new COVID-related deaths since Tuesday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2021 11:28
Israel won't have a fifth COVID wave, predicts health chief

Israel won't have a fifth COVID wave, predicts health chief

Health Ministry Director-General and former COVID czar Nachman Ash says COVID pandemic not likely to surge again.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2021 09:04
Chinese city on full shutdown after COVID outbreak detected

Chinese city on full shutdown after COVID outbreak detected

China has been hit by a fresh outbreak of COVID with local authorities taking stringent measures to keep it from spreading.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2021 09:02
Dutch youths dress as Nazis in protest against COVID rules

Dutch youths dress as Nazis in protest against COVID rules

Ten people dressed as Nazis stage mock execution of Jew in protest against coronavirus restrictions in the Netherlands.Ben Ariel, 15/09/2021 02:12
'We are in a race between infections and injections'

'We are in a race between infections and injections'

Immunotherapy professor says COVID infections, deaths in Israel do not bode well for the coming future.i24NEWS, 14/09/2021 21:04
14% of Israelis returning from Uman infected with COVID-19

14% of Israelis returning from Uman infected with COVID-19

The Health Ministry suspects dozens of forging their COVID documents in order to be permitted to return to Israel.ILTV, 14/09/2021 19:10
Kosher restaurants fear losing customers over NYC vaccine mandate

Kosher restaurants fear losing customers over NYC vaccine mandate

As New York City vaccine mandate goes into effect, kosher restaurants fear losing customers - or getting fined for non-compliance.Lauren Hakimi, JTA, 14/09/2021 14:30
Brother of anti-vax activist who died of coronavirus begs: Go get vaccinated

Brother of anti-vax activist who died of coronavirus begs: Go get vaccinated

'Save your lives and the lives of those close to you - go get vaccinated,' urges Avi Shaulian, brother of deceased anti-vaccine activist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/09/2021 14:03
Prof. Nachman Ash: 'Coronavirus infection rates higher than we've ever seen'.

Prof. Nachman Ash: 'Coronavirus infection rates higher than we've ever seen'.

'Downward trend at a standstill, but still no drop in the number of severely ill coronavirus patients,' Health Min. Director General says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/09/2021 13:26
Top doctor: 'All the patients in our coronavirus ward are unvaccinated'

Top doctor: 'All the patients in our coronavirus ward are unvaccinated'

'ICUs are flooded around the country, they've reached insufficiency,' says Beilinson Hospital's Dr. Noa Eliakim-Raz.103FM, 14/09/2021 10:01
Arabs throw fireworks at COVID testers in Tayibeh

Arabs throw fireworks at COVID testers in Tayibeh

Medical staff performing COVID tests attacked by about 50 rioters. Police currently searching for perpetrators.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2021 23:01
Survey: 11% of Israeli children with COVID have symptoms after recovering

Survey: 11% of Israeli children with COVID have symptoms after recovering

Health Ministry survey finds thousands of children develop 'long COVID symptoms' after recovering from the diseaseArutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2021 22:45
Bennett: Get vaccinated and save lives

Bennett: Get vaccinated and save lives

PM notes 61 people under the age of 40 are currently in serious condition with COVID. 'None were vaccinated as required.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2021 16:44
Three sisters die of coronavirus - in one week

Three sisters die of coronavirus - in one week

'They were clear-headed, independent, functioned without any limitations,' says urgent care doctor Dr. Wlaa Khajazi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2021 14:51
Prominent anti-vaxxer dies of coronavirus

Prominent anti-vaxxer dies of coronavirus

Hai Shaulian, an Israeli anti-vaxxer prominent on social media, dies of coronavirus after his condition deteriorated quickly.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2021 12:12
Rapid coronavirus tests to be distributed after holidays

Rapid coronavirus tests to be distributed after holidays

Magen David Adom & local authorities will distribute coronavirus antigen tests in an attempt to reduce infections in schools after holidays.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2021 11:39
COVID infection rate drops to lowest level in a month

COVID infection rate drops to lowest level in a month

7,686 new cases of COVID reported, while percent of tests returning positive falls from 6.57% to 5.24%. Number seriously ill patients falls.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2021 10:59
Report: Health Ministry fears rise of COVID 'infection parties'

Report: Health Ministry fears rise of COVID 'infection parties'

Phenomenon of parents trying to get their children infected with COVID to secure them Green Passports raises concerns among health experts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2021 10:30
Over 1,600 Israelis returning from Uman test positive for COVID

Over 1,600 Israelis returning from Uman test positive for COVID

Number of Israelis returning from Uman testing positive for COVID soars to over 1,600.Shira Hanau, JTA, 13/09/2021 07:09
Need to go to the post office? Bring your vaccination card

Need to go to the post office? Bring your vaccination card

Communications Minister pushing plan to limit entry to post office branches to the vaccinated and people with recent COVID tests.David Rosenberg, 12/09/2021 21:49
Watch: Denmark lifts all COVID-19 restrictions

Watch: Denmark lifts all COVID-19 restrictions

Denmark is the first EU member nation to lift all domestic pandemic restrictions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2021 14:47
10,000 new COVID cases, Coefficient of infection rises

10,000 new COVID cases, Coefficient of infection rises

Nearly 700 patients remain in serious condition, death toll rises to 7,338.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2021 11:15
Biden on mask mandate: 'If you break the rules, be prepared to pay'

Biden on mask mandate: 'If you break the rules, be prepared to pay'

President Biden warned vaccinated Americans facing bigger fines for failure to wear masks that harsher measures were on the way.Arutz Sheva News, 12/09/2021 10:42
Did Dr. Fauci lie about funding for research into gain-of-function?

Did Dr. Fauci lie about funding for research into gain-of-function?

Fauci facing accusations of lying under oath while testifying about money spent on Chinese research that may have led to COVID outbreak.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2021 09:27
'COVID wards can't cope with all the serious cases'

'COVID wards can't cope with all the serious cases'

Infectious disease expert Prof. Galia Rahav says fight to save patients in overcrowded wards makes her feel like Don Quixote.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2021 07:57
Coronavirus: Positivity rate rises to 6.57%

Coronavirus: Positivity rate rises to 6.57%

Nearly 10,000 new coronavirus cases, with almost 700 in serious condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/09/2021 21:01
Israel sends medical aid to Vietnam

Israel sends medical aid to Vietnam

The Israeli ambassador to Vietnam today to deliver the first of a number of shipments of medical equipment to help Vietnam beat the virus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/09/2021 16:02
7,813 new COVID cases as infection rate stabilizes

7,813 new COVID cases as infection rate stabilizes

Number hospitalized and seriously ill patients plateaus following decline in infection rates. Death toll rises to 7,139.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/09/2021 12:02
Police: 117 COVID-carriers returned from Uman with fake tests

Police: 117 COVID-carriers returned from Uman with fake tests

After authorities find large numbers of Israelis returning from Uman faked COVID tests, at least 117 test positive for the virus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/09/2021 10:39
Moderna developing single-dose COVID-19 and flu vaccine

Moderna developing single-dose COVID-19 and flu vaccine

Moderna says it is developing a single vaccine that combines a booster dose against COVID-19 and the flu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/09/2021 05:00
Biden mandates COVID-19 shots and tests

Biden mandates COVID-19 shots and tests

Biden requires most federal employees to get vaccines, pushes large employers to have their workers vaccinated or tested.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/09/2021 01:10
Bennett orders harsh measures against Uman COVID violators

Bennett orders harsh measures against Uman COVID violators

PM orders full enforcement against hundreds of Israelis who returned from Uman with fake COVID tests and spread the disease.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2021 21:52
Dozens of Uman returnees may have falsified COVID tests

Dozens of Uman returnees may have falsified COVID tests

Magen David Adom says 10% of people returning from Uman tested positive for COVID. Police to charge those with fake tests.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2021 20:26
Italy: Police warn of armed anti-vaxxers

Italy: Police warn of armed anti-vaxxers

Eight people are under investigation for incitement to crime.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2021 17:25
28-year-old unvaccinated new mother hospitalized with coronavirus in serious condition

28-year-old unvaccinated new mother hospitalized with coronavirus in serious condition

Majority of pregnant, postpartum women hospitalized with coronavirus are unvaccinated, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2021 14:08
Rabbi Tomer Ben-Shitrit, 39, dies of coronavirus over Rosh Hashanah holiday

Rabbi Tomer Ben-Shitrit, 39, dies of coronavirus over Rosh Hashanah holiday

Rabbi Tomer Ben-Shitrit, Assuta Ashdod Hospital's synagogue rabbi, dies of coronavirus at the age of 39.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2021 13:06
3,247 coronavirus cases diagnosed in one day

3,247 coronavirus cases diagnosed in one day

'We may need a fourth vaccine, but it will take more time than six months,' Prof. Arnon Ofek, Coronavirus Cabinet member, says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2021 11:56
Israeli study links blood sugar level with COVID-19 risk - even in non-diabetics

Israeli study links blood sugar level with COVID-19 risk - even in non-diabetics

Research: Non-diabetic patients with high fasting sugar levels more likely to suffer severe COVID-19 than patients with lower sugar levels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2021 11:18
WHO condemns wealthy nations' rush to hand out booster shots

WHO condemns wealthy nations' rush to hand out booster shots

World Health Organization again calls on countries to avoid giving out COVID-19 booster shots until the end of the year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2021 06:45
MP Jeremy Hunt: 'We should learn from Israel and get on with booster jabs'

MP Jeremy Hunt: 'We should learn from Israel and get on with booster jabs'

British MP Jeremy Hunt urges Parliament to approve boosters. 'Israel shows booster program brings down hospitalizations in two weeks.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2021 00:09
MDA teams in Uman report high percentage of positive tests

MDA teams in Uman report high percentage of positive tests

MDA teams running the testing centers in Uman report a high percentage of positive COVID-19 test results.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/09/2021 21:38
Infection coefficient drops below 1.0, in first since start of fourth wave

Infection coefficient drops below 1.0, in first since start of fourth wave

Unvaccinated new mother, age 30, dies of coronavirus after giving birth to healthy daughter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/09/2021 21:25
Health Min: Prayers should be led by people who received booster shot

Health Min: Prayers should be led by people who received booster shot

Health Ministry recommends only people who have received 3 vaccine doses lead Rosh Hashannah prayers or blow the shofar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2021 15:28
Israel to partially drop ban on tourists later this month

Israel to partially drop ban on tourists later this month

Ahead of Sukkot festival, Israel to begin allowing some tourists into the country.David Rosenberg, 06/09/2021 14:53
Military report: 91% of Israelis over 50 are vaccinated against corinavirus

Military report: 91% of Israelis over 50 are vaccinated against corinavirus

Vaccine's influence felt in percentage of new cases in more and less vaccinated age groups, Military Intelligence Directorate says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2021 14:19
Former Israeli COVID czar flouts COVID rules with Italy trip

Former Israeli COVID czar flouts COVID rules with Italy trip

Ichilov Hospital director and ex-COVID czar Roni Gamzu flies to Italy - despite Health Ministry ban.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2021 14:10
Rabbi okays use of COVID tests on Sabbath, holidays

Rabbi okays use of COVID tests on Sabbath, holidays

In halachic ruling, rabbi says it is permissible to use rapid home antigen COVID tests during the Sabbath and holidays.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2021 12:58
Dr. Sharon Alroy-Preis: Here's why there are no restrictions

Dr. Sharon Alroy-Preis: Here's why there are no restrictions

'All of the government ministers were in favor of ending large gatherings,' says Dr. Sharon Alroy-Preis, Head of Public Health Services.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2021 08:42
Israel close to herd immunity, top health officials say

Israel close to herd immunity, top health officials say

Herd immunity in a month? Health officials say Israel close to herd immunity thanks to recent spate of infections, booster shot campaign.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2021 08:08
Israel to advise FDA on booster shots as US mulls 3rd dose

Israel to advise FDA on booster shots as US mulls 3rd dose

US FDA to use data from Israel's booster shot campaign in deliberations on whether to authorize use of third dose of COVID jab.David Rosenberg, 06/09/2021 07:19