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Chief of Staff Gantz Calls on Haredim to Defend Israel’s Borders

6 Iyyar 5773 – April 16, 2013
IDF Chief of Benny Gantz said that the military lacks manpower and that he would be happy if Haredim youth serve in the army. He...

European Rabbis to Grant Merkel Top Honor

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will receive a top award from Europe's mainstream Orthodox rabbinic body, the Conference of European Rabbis. It announced Monday that Merkel...

Cleveland Jewish Runner Crossed Finish Line One Hour before Blast

A Cleveland Jewish man’s ability to finish the Boston Marathon in less than four hours helped save him from injuries, or worse, in the...

Saudi Questioned in Boston Terrorist Attack

It took the White House an hour or more until it could bring itself to say that the attacks in Boston were “terror.” A Saudi student is under questioning. But it is just an “isolated” incident.

Hamodia Calling for Independent Haredi Autonomy within Israel

"If we were able to establish Bnei Brak, Elad Modi'in Ilit, Laniado hospital and Ezer M'Zion, we will also succeed in setting up an electric company, roads, and whatever else is required."

On the Scene, Boston Rabbi Offering ‘Some Sense of Serenity’

“You can imagine the pandemonium. Everyone was running, and glass was flying around."

Satmar Sets up ‘Draft Refugee’ Panel to Send Yeshiva Youth to US

6 Iyyar 5773 – April 15, 2013
This really is Independence Day! Satmar sets up an emergency panel to hustle IDF Draft Refugees’ out of Israel lest they be contaminated by serving the country. Let them be America’s problem.

Scottish Brewer from Gush Etzion Crafts Traditional Beer

What a brew! A Scottish brew master, his Tunisian wife and two Yanks operate a boutique brewery. They produce several hundred bottles a month and plan more.

British Jewish Crime Boss Sues Prison for Kosher Meals

An orthodox British Jew serving time in jail for trying to smuggle millions of dollars worth of cocaine is suing prison officials for discrimination...

IDF to Protect Smartphones from Hi-Tech Spies

The IDF soon will install protective systems onboard its smartphones used by the IDF to protect them against digital Trojan horses and prevent various...

F-35, Due for Israel in 2016, in First Vertical Landing (Video)

Israeli Air Force pilots won’t be flying the controversial and costly F35 Stealth Lightning fighter plane before 2016, but everyone now has a glimpse of how the advanced jet makes a vertical landing.

Pearl’s Father: Execution Caused ‘Revolution’ against Barbarism

Prof. Judea Pearl said at Israel’s Remembrance Day for Fallen Soldiers in Jerusalem Sunday night that the terrorists’’ brutal execution of his son Daniel...

Fresh Complaint on Twitter Anti-Semitism Filed in France

A French Jewish group which last month sued Twitter for hosting anti-Semitic content has lodged a fresh complaint against the company and accused it...

Mezuzah Firebug Remembers Nothing from that 2-Day Bender

“I don’t hate nobody, I don’t even remember. . . . It don’t make no sense.”

Disgraced Rabbi Still Good Enough for the Pope

Following the resignation of France’s chief rabbi in a plagiarism scandal, the Vatican reaffirmed its support for his position against same-sex marriage. Rabbi Gilles Bernheim,...

Religious MK Proposing Burial of Gentile IDF Soldiers Alongside Jews

"This discrimination inside the military cemeteries shames all of us."

The ‘Disabled’ Terrorist Stood Up to Attack IDF

Palestinian Authority media report that the IDF shot a disabled man who had been in a wheelchair. So how did he manage to throw hammers at soldiers and try to snatch a rifle. IDF: Terror plot foiled.

Sharansky Says Yoni Netanyahu Was an Inspiration while in Jail

5 Iyyar 5773 – April 14, 2013
Yoni Netanyahu, the brother of Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu who was killed in the Entebbe rescue, was an inspiration to Natan Sharansky while imprisoned...

Gaza Analyst Says Fayyad’s Resignation a Failure for Kerry

Kerry tried to follow Obama’s first-term act to “hit the ground running” in the Mideast but so far he is stuck in the sand. Fayyad’s resignation is another feather out of Kerry’s cap.

Justin ‘Weird’ Bieber Says Anne Frank Would Have Been a Fan

Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber visited the Anne Frank house in Amsterdam, stayed for about an hour and wrote in the guestbook, "Truly inspiring...

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