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US Claims ‘No More Extensions’ on Nuclear Talks with Iran

May 27, 2015 - 10:30 PM
 
Jewish Agency’s Natan Sharansky Speaks Up for Efrat Chief Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

May 27, 2015 - 8:24 PM
 
Russia to Deliver S-300 Missile System to Iran… Eventually

May 27, 2015 - 4:50 PM
 
18 Dead, 13 Missing in Texas Flash Floods

May 27, 2015 - 4:17 PM
 
Netanyahu Cabinet Approves Ministerial Committee on Arab Affairs

May 27, 2015 - 3:49 PM
 
Mass Arrests of FIFA Officials Omit PA Terrorist Rajoub

May 27, 2015 - 12:22 PM
 
Rabbi Riskin Hopes the Rabbinate Will Climb Down From Their Tree [audio]

May 27, 2015 - 9:31 AM
 
Egyptian Court: ‘We Can’t Label Israel as a ‘Terrorist State”

May 27, 2015 - 9:30 AM
 
PLO Blows Up Netanyahu’s ‘Peace Process’ Renewal

May 27, 2015 - 9:25 AM
 
Scorcher in Israel, Stay indoors

May 27, 2015 - 8:26 AM
 
Amnesty Accuses Hamas of Torturing and Killing Arabs Who Helped Israel

May 27, 2015 - 8:07 AM
 
Israeli Air Force Strikes Back at Gaza for Rocket Attack

May 27, 2015 - 5:37 AM
 
IRS Hacked, Info Stolen on 100,000 Taxpayers

May 27, 2015 - 4:40 AM
 
Minister Warns ‘Hamas Trying to Escalate Security Situation’

May 27, 2015 - 12:30 AM
 
Amnesty Accuses Hamas of Torturing and Killing Arabs Who Helped Israel

May 27, 2015 - 12:01 AM
 
Rabbi Shlomo Riskin to ‘Stay On No Matter What’ Says Efrat Mayor

May 26, 2015 - 10:27 PM
 
No Deal with Iran by June 30 Deadline, Europeans Say

May 26, 2015 - 9:59 PM
 
Vehicle Terror Attack Foiled at Gush Etzion Junction

May 26, 2015 - 9:28 PM
 
UPDATE: Gaza Rocket Hits Israel

May 26, 2015 - 9:10 PM
 
UN Envoy Warns Syrian Refugees Will Outnumber Lebanese Schoolchildren

May 26, 2015 - 9:06 PM
 
Weekend Bomb Threats Tail Flights to Northeastern US

May 26, 2015 - 7:59 PM
 
Rare 1,000 Yr Old Ketubah on Exhibit in Jerusalem

May 26, 2015 - 7:15 PM
 
Arabs Terrorize Worshipers in Jerusalem’s Ancient Shiloach Yemenite Synagogue

May 26, 2015 - 5:45 PM
 
Photo of Obama’s Passover Seder ‘Fifth Child’ Tantrum

May 26, 2015 - 3:04 PM
 
Barkat Peeved at Netanyahu for Dividing Him from Jerusalem Affairs Post

May 26, 2015 - 2:15 PM
 
Media Spins Netanyahu’s Renewal of Peace Process

May 26, 2015 - 12:19 PM
 
Report: Bullets from Hamas Live-Fire Training Land in Israel

May 26, 2015 - 11:21 AM
 
Ya’alon Removes Police Siege of Ode Yosef Chai Yeshiva in Shomron

May 26, 2015 - 10:46 AM
 
President Rivlin Denies He Is Being Honored by Leftist New Israel Fund

May 26, 2015 - 10:12 AM
 
5,000-Year-Old Seal in Galilee May Depict First Known Music Scene

May 26, 2015 - 9:29 AM
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First Person
Shalev and Rabbi Levinger
 

Posted on: May 22nd, 2015

InDepthFirst Person

During my spiritual journey I discovered G-d spoke to man only once, to the Jewish people at Sinai

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Nathan Lewin
 

Posted on: May 4th, 2015

InDepthFirst Person

FBI’s undercover agents contacted ORA (Org. for the Resolution of Agunot) pretending to be an agunah

Baltimore Raven's Ray Lewis.
 

Posted on: April 30th, 2015

InDepthFirst Person

The Ravens' Ray Lewis screamed that violence is never the answer." Unfortunately, he is wrong.

New immigrants from USA and Canada arriving at Ben Gurion Airport.
 

Posted on: April 23rd, 2015

News & ViewsIsraelAliyah

The one reason to make Aliyah outweighs all the arguments not to move to Israel.

Author back in his Hollywood days
 

Posted on: April 21st, 2015

InDepthFirst Person

An Israeli actor pal asked me why I knew nothing about Judaism-The question hit like a thunderbolt

Rav Aharon Lichtenstein
 

Posted on: April 21st, 2015

InDepthFirst Person

What was supposed to have been a 15 minute interview, turned into an intense learning session and intellectual battle, the likes of which I had never experienced in my entire life.

Rabbi Lichtenstein (z"l).
 

Posted on: April 21st, 2015

InDepthFirst Person

Rav Lichtenstein did not learn Tanaim, Amoraim, Rishonim and Achronim, rather he learned with them

Rabbi Lichtenstein (z"l).
 

Posted on: April 20th, 2015

InDepthFirst Person

"Rav Lichtenstein's vision and inspiration served to guide the development of Tzohar."

Dome of the Rock on the Temple Mount
 

Posted on: March 11th, 2015

InDepthFirst Person

Told to conceal Jewish symbols- kippa/tzitzit-I despaired having to hide my Jewishness in Jerusalem

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The annual  Chabad menorah lighting ceremony at Martin Place in Sydney has been canceled but the menorah was quietly, respectfully lit and spread its Light this year to honor the victims of the terror attack at the Lindt cafe.
 

Posted on: December 19th, 2014

InDepthFirst Person

The decision to not publicly light the Menorah in Sydney, epitomizes the eternal dilemma of Judaism and Jews in the Diaspora.

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Three and possibly four Israelis were killed and a dozen others were injured in the Himalayas avalanche disaster in Nepal.
 

Posted on: October 19th, 2014

InDepthFirst Person

A ‘good news’ story from the Nepal avalanche disaster to warm your heart. Take out your Kleenex.

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Abbas and Netanyahu - two men separated by an hour.
 

Posted on: September 29th, 2014

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

Israel and the Palestinian Authority cannot even agree to move their clocks back on the same day.

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Gunmen from the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, in Gaza City on November 22, 2012.
 

Posted on: August 24th, 2014

News & ViewsGlobalAustralia

Is Woodstock still leading the world to destruction?

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Hamas terrorists usually fired rockets at Israeli towns from civilian areas in Gaza.
 

Posted on: July 23rd, 2014

InDepthFirst Person

There is much I can write you about what is going here, but I am wondering what I should not write. I will start by imagining that I am you, sitting at home in the Los Angeles area and flipping back and forth between the weather, traffic reports, the Ukraine, Mexican illegals and Gaza. No […]

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Haredi soldiers of the Neztah Yehuda Battalion fight for Israel while maintaining Torah study in the army,
 

Posted on: July 23rd, 2014

InDepthFirst Person

We mourn the dead, wish a speedy recovery to the wounded, and pray that God guides the government.

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A miracle, and instructions from Home Front Command, saved hundreds from death when a Grad missile fired by Hamas struck a gas station in Ashdod. Most civilians were in their bomb shelters at the time.
 

Posted on: July 14th, 2014

InDepthFirst Person

The only thing disproportionate is the world’s hatred of Israel.

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Israeli soldier search the Hebron area for clues of the fate of three kidnapped Jewish yeshiva students
 

Posted on: June 22nd, 2014

InDepthFirst Person

"They took him and cast him into the pit. (Gen. 37:24). Rashi: “There was no water; there were snakes and scorpions."

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Hitchhikers thumb a ride, but some Western media consider the practice more curious than kidnapping.
 

Posted on: June 19th, 2014

InDepthFirst Person

"I'm an old hitchhiker, I wonder what's a waitin' ‘round the bend" - John Denver.

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