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Belgian Holocaust Survivor Wins Nobel Prize for Physics

5 Heshvan 5774 – October 8, 2013
Francois Englert, a Belgian Jewish professor at Tel Aviv University and a Holocaust survivor, shared the Nobel Prize in physics Tuesday, the third Jew...

US TV Stars Meet Terror Victims, Dexter’s CS Lee Says Israel Inspiring

Terror victim Rebecca Fuhrman told the stars that, as a victim of terror, she lives with the fear of being forgotten.

Pro-Violence Against Israeli Civilians No Bar to Human Rights Award

In other words, to those who believe the worst lies about Israel -- think Jenin massacre, Mohammed al Dura, Gaza as an open air prison -- visions of which are so often the internal movies constantly looping behind the eyelids of people who talk about "occupation," Israelis really kind of get what they deserve, don't you think?

Turkey Lifts 90-Year-Old Ban on Muslim Veil at University and Work

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The Stars Keep Falling on Israel

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Hamas Criticized Abbas for Condolences to Rav Yosef’s Family

The Hamas terrorist organization has scolded Palestinian Authority  chairman Mahmoud Abbas for sending condolences to the family of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef. Abbas sent his message...

Is Obama Listening? Israel’s Debt Shrinks by 30 Percent

The Israeli government’s deficit shrank by 30 percent, from $5.7 billion in the first nine months of 2013  to only $4 billion in the...

US to Question Al Qaeda Suspect Terrorist on Ship in Mediterranean

American authorities said Monday they will question an Al Qaeda terrorist,  re-captured in Tripoli over the weekend, while he is on a Navy ship...

Syrian Clashes Rage Next to Golan Heights Border

Mortar shells from pro and anti-Assad forces landed next the border fence at the Golan Heights Tuesday morning, forcing Israelis to halt maintenance work...

Yair Lapid Tells US Jews They Are Safer than in Israel

Last week in Budapest, Israel’s glamor MK Yair Lapid scolded Israelis for living in Berlin and not in Israel. So what does he say in NY? Israel may be home, but you know, you are much safer if you stay put.

Visitors Continue to Stream to Rav Ovadia’s Graveside (Photos)

Hundred of people continue to stream to the graveside of Rav Ovadia, in Jerusalem.

Ethiopian Jewry to Celebrate Annual Sigd Holiday

Sigd means “prostration” or “bowing down” in Ge’ez, the ancient Ethiopian liturgical language.

SEALs Abandoned Somalia Raid Since Target Was Surrounded by Children

The target, “Ikrima,” was the mastermind behind the Kenya shopping mall attack.

18th Century Jewish Manuscript Found in Garage

The 300-year-old manuscript that was found in a heap of garbage.

78 Congress Members Tell Obama More Iran Sanctions Needed

A bipartisan group of 78 U.S. Representatives told U.S. President Barack Obama that additional Iran sanctions are needed until the Islamic Republic “takes meaningful...

Israeli Cancer Deaths Up, While Life Expectancy Rising

More Israelis die from cancer than from any other disease or cause, according to a study released by the Israeli Central Bureau of Statistics....

Yaalon, Hagel to Meet in Washington

Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon and U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will meet in Washington to discuss “regional security challenges.” The defense chiefs are scheduled...

Peres Asking Europeans to Reconsider Anti-Circumcision Resolution

Israeli President Shimon Peres called on the Council of Europe to reconsider a resolution condemning male ritual circumcision. In a letter issued Sunday to Thorbjorn...

Tottenham Jewish Fans Continue ‘Yid’ Chants Despite Police Warning

You can't call anyone "Yid" in England, not even yourself.

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