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Yale Elects First-Ever Israeli Student Union President

Yale University students have Jerusalem-born native Daniel Avraham as the first Israeli president of the Student Union. Avraham, a 24-year-old sophomore, learned at the Gymnasia...

Britain’s Rabbi Sacks Says Thatcher as More like Moses than Aaron

British Chief Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks paid tribute to Margaret Thatcher on the day of her funeral, saying that “in public, her leadership style...

Unions Threaten To Ground El Al Flights Sunday

Unions at El Al, Arkia and Israir Airlines announced Thursday they will ground all planes beginning Sunday if the government carries outs plan to...

TIME Lists Yair Lapid as One of Top 100 Influential Leaders

Yair Lapid is handsome, charismatic and ego-centric, all that takes to become a political leader and for TIME Magazine to rate him as one of the world’s top 100 influential people in the world.

Winnipeg Rabbis Split on Bill Favoring Gay-Straight Clubs

Two leading Orthodox rabbis in Winnipeg are split over part of a bill, proposed last December, which would require any school that receives provincial...

5 Arabs Indicted for Temple Mount Shooting Plot

The gang was supported by the Hamas military wing, the Izz a-Din al-Qassam Brigade, and Fatah's military arm, The Al-Aqsa martyrs Brigade.

Al-Qaida Cell Arrested in United Arab Emirate

Authorities in the United Arab Emirates have arrested suspected members of an al-Qaida-linked terrorist cell that was plotting to carry out operations in the...

IDF Soldiers Clean Up Desecrated Hebron Monument

During a Passover tour, participants were shocked to see the monument of Joshua Salome desecrated with black spray paint.

Parents Fight Textbook Trivializing Murder of Israeli Civilians

Cardoza-Moore questions why anyone would debate whether it's right to attack innocent people for political reasons.

Israeli Skunk Spray Effectively Dispersing Violent Arabs (2 Videos)

The "aromatic" spray is shot from a water cannon, soaking the target in gut wrenching, putrid smell.

NY Teen Arrested for Facebook Bomb Threat on Yeshiva

A high school student was arrested for making a bomb threat on Facebook against his suburban New York Orthodox yeshiva. The 16-year-old, a student at...

Peres Consoles Obama over ‘Heinous’ Terrorist Attack

“I was shocked to receive the news of the heinous terror attack near the finish line of the Boston marathon in which innocent civilians...

MK to Visit Temple Mount to Find Out Why Jews Barred from Praying

Likud Knesset Member Miri Regev announced Wednesday she will visit the Temple Mount to try to understand the problem with Jews praying at the...

UPDATE: Authorities Identify Suspect in Boston Marathon Bombings

Suspect identified through surveillance cameras in Boston Marathon Bombings. Arrest Imminent.

Israeli College Launches Daniel Pearl School of Journalism

The Interdisciplinary Center at Herzliya launched the Daniel Pearl International Journalism Institute on Wednesday, named for The Wall Street Journal reporter who was kidnapped...

On First Day of Trading, Fairway Shares Up 33%

I think this means they're doing fabulously well.

Peres: Torah Does Not Ban Women Wearing Tallis at Western Wall

President Peres showed off his lack of knowledge of Jewish law and told the NY UJA, “The Torah does not ban women from wearing a tallis.”

Australian Jewish Group Urges Boycott of Israeli Goods

Shurat Hadin reports: The Australian Jewish Democratic Society (AJDS) recently launched a campaign calling on the boycott of goods produced in territories liberated after the...

Ohio Greens Urging Divestment of Israel

Shurat Hadin reports: The Green Party of Ohio recently voted to endorse divestment of the Jewish state. The move came after last month Ohio's state...

Native American Scholars Oppose Navajo Friendship with Israel

Shurat Hadin reports: A group of Native American scholars recently sent a letter to Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly, urging him to shun the Israeli...

Irish Teachers Approve Academic Boycott of Israel

Shurat Hadin reports: The Teachers Union of Ireland recently voted to end all academic links to the Jewish democracy, including joint research and exchange programs....

Israelis Live Longer than Most OECD Countries

The average life expectancy in Israel is 81.7 years, fifth highest among OECD countries, according to the Central Bureau of Statistics. The annual report on...

Anthony Weiner Scores Number Two Position in Mayoralty Poll

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European Report Says Greece Can Ban Neo-Nazi Golden Dawn Party

A report released by the Council of Europe says that Greece could legally ban the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn Party, but Greece has rejected the...

New Jersey Bible Quiz Co-Champion

Fifteen-year-old Yishai Eisenberg of Passaic, N.J., and a Beit Shemesh high school student were the first-ever co-champions in the International Bible Quiz held in...

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