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Posted on: February 12th, 2013

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Israel’s southern regional committee gave the green light on Monday for a 217-mile high-speed rail line that would connect Tel Aviv to Eilat, via Be’er Sheva. The next step before tenders can be issued for building the line is approval from the national planning committee, which will be challenged by environmentalists. Planners envision private investments […]

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Posted on: February 12th, 2013

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Overnight, a group of Arabs infiltrated into Chavat Gilad (Gilad Farm) in the Shomron. They were attempting to, once again, steal a flock of sheep from the farm. Just before they got away with it, the farm’s alarm system went off and the Arabs ran without their plunder.

 

Posted on: February 12th, 2013

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Just since Monday, the Kinneret rose another 2 centimeters to 210.445 meters below sea level, and is now standing at 255 centimeters above the lower red line. In the past 6 days the Kinneret has risen 11 centimeters.

 

Posted on: February 12th, 2013

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“The real problems in the Middle East are starvation, unemployment and lack of dignity,” President Shimon Peres told the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations Monday. “We are interested in seeing the Arab world in a better situation, finding answers to poverty and discrimination,” he added. President Peres continued to look at the […]

 

Posted on: February 12th, 2013

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Sarah Braverman, who was thought to be the last surviving parachutist from pre-State Israel who fought with the partisans in Europe during the Second World War, has passed away at the age of 94 at her house on Kibbutz Shamir, located in northern Israel. Braverman fought in the Palmach during the pre-State period and was […]

Rivka Haut, a champion for agunot and a founder of the Women of the Wall, has died at the age of 71.
 

Posted on: February 12th, 2013

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Two Conservative rabbis were among the women arrested.

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Jack Lew
 

Posted on: February 12th, 2013

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And guess who had close to $100,000 in assets socked away right there in the Cayman Islands? Jack Lew.

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Posted on: February 11th, 2013

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Iran has not yet crossed the line Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu drew last September in the United Nations, but “they’re shortening that time is by putting in new, faster centrifuges that cut the time by one third,” the Prime Minister told the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations Monday. “Iran is putting itself […]

 

Posted on: February 11th, 2013

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U.S. Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro told American Jewish leaders in Jerusalem Monday he is not going to make any comments on the life prison sentence of Jonathan Pollard. The “Free Pollard” movement is seizing on the upcoming visit of President Barack Obama to promote its campaign that the President should sign the order to […]

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Posted on: February 11th, 2013

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Former Soviet dissident and Israeli Cabinet minister Natan Sharansky, now chairman of the Jewish Agency, invoked the old “it is not easy to be a Jew” cliché after the latest Women of the Wall dispute Monday. The group, also known by its acronym WOW, comprises Reform and Conservative Jews, mostly from the United States and […]

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Posted on: February 11th, 2013

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One of the paratroopers in attendance announced that, after they had liberated the Kotel, everyone was welcome to pray there.

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Posted on: February 11th, 2013

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Haredi Knesset Member Menachem Eliezer came up with an interesting twist on the military draft issue Monday, warning MKs in favor of conscripting Haredim that doing so will influence non-observant soldiers to become orthodox. The United Torah Judaism MK spoke after Yair Lapid, chairman of the Future (Yesh Atid) party and the new darling of […]

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The injured Palestinian being treated by IDF paramedics
 

Posted on: February 11th, 2013

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Israeli soldiers and rescue teams routinely treat Palestinian Authority accident victims.

 

Posted on: February 11th, 2013

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The Jewish Canadian singer Drake won a Grammy Award, his first, for Rap Album of the Year at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday in Los Angeles. Also, the indie pop band ”fun.” won the Song of the Year with “We Are Young” and also was selected as Best New Artist. Its lead singer, […]

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Posted on: February 11th, 2013

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Israel’s and Britain’s chief rabbis as well as the World Jewish Congress praised Pope Benedict XVI Monday following his surprise announcement that he is stepping down at the end of the month. “During his period (as pope), there were the best relations ever between the church and the chief rabbinate and we hope that this […]

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Posted on: February 11th, 2013

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Kuwait expressed “pride” over its star Taekwondo athlete who lost the chance for an international championship because he refused to play against an Israeli in a contest of the marital art whose students’ oath is to “build a more peaceful world.” Kuwaiti taekwondo federation chairman Waleed el-Mirshad praised Abdullah el-Farhood for withdrawing from the Trelleborg […]

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Posted on: February 11th, 2013

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A grand total of 5 percent of respondents want to hear President Barack Obama talk about foreign policy, compared with 55 percent who want him to address the economy or the bloated deficit in his State of the Union address Tuesday, according to a Quinnipiac poll released Monday. The poll shows that slightly more than […]

 

Posted on: February 11th, 2013

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The first-ever Hebrew language and culture conference in South Asia was hosted at the Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi and organized by none other than Muslims scholars in a show of Muslim-Jewish amity in India. Among a dozen Indian and Israeli institutions represented at the “Hebrew Language and Culture: Reception, Self Conception and Intercultural […]

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Posted on: February 11th, 2013

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Prosecutors in Siberia reportedly have indicted a Russian citizen of inciting to violence against Jews and quoting texts by Adolf Hitler. The Russian news agency Interfax reported on Monday that the 65-year-old man from Minusinsk in the Krasnoyarsk region was the founder of an anti-Semitic, neo-Nazi cell called “Minin and Pozharski People’s Militia.” Since 2011, […]

 

Posted on: February 11th, 2013

Special FeaturesIsrael Elections 5773

Following a 5 year estrangement, Jewish Home leader Naftali Bennett and Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu finally met in Tel Aviv. The meeting, held in the government’s offices in the Kirya, took place just after noon, and lasted for 2 hours. The meeting was described as businesslike, and all the issues on the table were discussed. […]

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