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Anti-Iran Legislation Advancing in Congress

14 Sivan 5773 – May 23, 2013
A number of bills targeting Iran’s suspected nuclear weapons program have advanced in the U.S. Congress. The U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee on...

Former Minister Hershkowitz Named Bar-Ilan U. President

Former Minister of Science and Technology, Professor Rabbi Daniel Hershkowitz was appointed the new president of Bar-Ilan University. Hershkowitz’s appointment was approved unanimously on Monday...

Former Iranian President: ‘Things Have Never Been This Bad’

Former Iranian president Akbar Rafsanjani on Wednesday strongly criticized the leadership of his country, following his disqualification as presidential candidate this week. "I don't think...

London Terrorist Beheading Soldier in Broad Daylight (Video)

An eyewitness fought back tears as he recalled seeing the killers attacking the man "like a piece of meat."

UN Health Assembly, Syria, Slam ‘Inhuman Israeli Practices’

Observers of the world body in Geneva said the annual hypocrisy reached a new low this year.

Yes, There Is an Anti-Israel Media Cabal and They All Meet on Facebook

It now turns out that if a foreign corespondent is a self-centered, name dropping blowhard, he is also likely to be an Israel hater.

Chabad Continues Relief Efforts in Oklahoma

Let everyone know of the shelter at Chabad

US Implicitly Backs Peace Now Petition to Destroy Outpost

The US considers a Jewish presence in Judea and Samaria an international issue, so much so that a US official attending a hearing on an anti-outpost Peace Now petition.

Nadler Disappointed by Nixing of Immigration Reform LGBT Amendment

14 Sivan 5773 – May 22, 2013
Rep. Jerrold Nadler (NY-10) on Wednesday responded to the withholding of the Leahy Amendment to protect LGBT families in immigration reform legislation: “As the...

Two New Jersey Men Plead Not Guilty in Synagogue Bombings

Two New Jersey men, indicted in March for arson and attempted murder and terrorism, pleaded not guilt in a New Jersey court this week. Anthony...

Bibi to Talk Separately with Kerry, Sarkozy and Hague – in 4 Hours

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has a busy day Thursday and is scheduled to talk with two foreign ministers and former French President Nicolas Sarkozy...

Steinitz Warns Iran Will Be Able To Make 30 Nuclear Bombs a Year

Iran will be able top produce 30 nuclear bombs a year and 100 within the decade, Minister of Strategy, Intelligence and International Relations Affairs...

IDF Arrests PA Security Officers Who Murdered Jew

Israeli soldiers on Tuesday arrested three Palestinian Authority security officers who murdered 24-year-old Ben-Yosef Livnat at Joseph’s Tomb two years ago but spent only...

Dizzy Dollar Dumps the Shekel

The shekel-dollar rate has soared 4 percent in the past two weeks, with the latest jump today (Wednesday) prompted by expectations that the Bank...

National Emergency Drill Prepares for the Worst

The annual Home Front Drill is quite routine. This year there are more reasons for Israelis to take it more seriously, such as Assad, Hezbollah and chemical weapons, for starters. Hope for the best.

Israeli 1,700-year-old Mosaic on Display at Louvre Museum

Israelis are familiar with archaeological finds dating back centuries and sometimes thousands of years. Now the world’s most popular museum, the Louvre, exhibits a 1,700-year-old mosaic found in Lod.

LA Elects First Jewish Mayor (Over Pol Married to a Jew)

The LA mayoral race was between a man with a Jewish mother and a woman married to a Jew.

Shmuley Boteach to Host Jewish Values Gala for Rambam Medical Center

At the inaugural Values Network Gala on June 4, Rabbi Shmuley Boteach will be honoring Holocaust survivor Professor Elie Wiesel, renowned philanthropists Dr. Miriam...

Ahmadinejad Irate at Disqualification of his Candidate

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad rejected a decision by election overseers to disqualify his own top aide, Esfandiar Rahim Mashaei, from the June 14 presidential...

Israeli Soldier Killed in Golan Minefield Explosion

An Israeli soldier was killed in a mine explosion in the southern Golan Heights. The soldier was taking part Tuesday in a minefield-clearing operation, according...

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