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New York Synagogues Bury 12 Torah Scrolls, Victims of Sandy

19 Sivan 5773 – May 27, 2013
Approximately 1000 people participated on Sunday in the burial of approximately 12 Torahs scrolls that sustained irreparable damage in Hurricane Sandy seven months ago....

Weiner Misses Queens Memorial Day Parade to Speak at Church

New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner passed up the annual Memorial Day parade in his former Queens district on Sunday in order to...

Texas Official Cites Jewish Chaplain’s WW II Dedication

A Texas state official spoke at a Memorial Day service and quoted a Jewish chaplain’s dedication of a temporary cemetery on Iwo Jima in...

Lapid Threat: On Haredi Draft It’s ‘Equal Burden’ or New Elections

Lapid’s sounds like Bibi on the “peace process.” He has no trouble raising a regressive tax that hurts the middle class. But give the Haredim a break from the draft? Not in this government. We’ll see.

Leftist Block Hebron Road Paving

A group of leftists interrupted a construction job undertaken by the Ministry of Defense, to pave a path between Kiryat Arba and Hebron. At first,...

Nationwide Emergency Drill Begins

The first of two sirens went off in Israel at 12:30PM, as the country performs a nationwide drill. Residents are expected to go to...

Sane At Last: ZOA Urging an Enthusiastic Congress to Curb Arab Aid

Turns out Israel has plenty of friends on the Hill, and the ZOA helped bring them out in the open.

Peres Pushing Peace Talks, Ministers Argue He Shouldn’t Do Policy

"I am an Israeli, and it just so happens that I'm also president of the State of Israel."

Who Are the Journalists and Who Are the Terrorists? (Video)

Once upon a time journalists covered the news. Now journalists are the front lines for terrorists can shoot at Israeli soldiers before journalists shoot the pictures, but who gets the credits?

Former Italian Legislator Makes Aliyah

18 Sivan 5773 – May 26, 2013
The Rome Jewish community leadership gave a rousing send-off to journalist and former Italian parliament member Fiamma Nirenstein ahead of her departure for Israel...

Yair Lapid Sets Aside Money for Ariel University

Israeli Finance Minister Yair Lapid will grant nearly $14 million in aid to Ariel University. The money, which was pledged by the previous finance minister,...

Ya’alon: Haredi Integration without Criminal Sanctions

There will be no trucks coming to transfer them to prison.

Is Livni Preparing to Release More Murderers?

The Almagor Terror Victims Association and a group of bereaved families have requested an urgent meeting with Justice Minister Tzipi Livni. The request follows...

Senegalese Tribe Sounds Jewish, Acts Jewish but Says It’s Muslim

An African tribe, ‘Sons of Israel,” says it is descended from Jews and is "chosen.” Their language resembles Hebrew. They use the Star of David. But they are practicing Muslims.

MK Hotovely Visits Temple Mount Day before Wedding

Likud Knesset Member Tzipi Hotovely ascended the Temple Mount Sunday in what she was a personal and not a political visit prior to her...

‘Better Place’ Electric Car Goes Belly Up

The electric car company Better Place, which had pledged to erect electric car charging stations throughout Israel, filed for bankruptcy in an Israeli court...

Bus Attacked Near Efrat Tunnels

A bus was attacked by Arab stone throwers on Sunday afternoon near the Beitar (el Hadr) Junction on Route 60, just north of Efrat. On...

Rebel Rockets on Beirut Signal Civil War across from the Galilee

An unstable enemy country is often worse than a known foe. Syrian rebel rocket attacks on Hezbollah areas in Beirut leave Israel with a powder keg from the Golan Heights to the Mediterranean Sea.

Terror on the Roads: Arabs Oil Up

For the second time in just over a week, Arabs have poured oil on the main road connecting Highway 60 to Beitar (near Efrat),...

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