web analytics
October 22, 2014 / 28 Tishri, 5775
At a Glance
News & Views
101714 FINAL
click for
eEdition
Knesset Christian Allies and the Sinai Option
 
Haredim Delay Delta Flight because of Mixed Seating

October 22, 2014 - 6:35 PM
 
UPDATE: Suspected Terrorist Drives into Group of People at Jerusalem Light Rail, 8 Injured

October 22, 2014 - 6:17 PM
 
Terrorism at Light Rail Station near Ammunition Hill UPDATED

October 22, 2014 - 6:12 PM
 
Canadian Parliament in Lock-down Following Shooting

October 22, 2014 - 5:48 PM
 
Israeli Military Industries Up For Sale

October 22, 2014 - 5:37 PM
 
Small-Scale Terror Attacks Continue in Jerusalem

October 22, 2014 - 5:32 PM
 
Ban Says UN Will Investigate Weaponry in Its Gaza Agencies

October 22, 2014 - 4:22 PM
 
Gaza Rebuilding to Begin With Winter

October 22, 2014 - 4:11 PM
 
Hamas ‘Fishing’ for Cease-Fire Violations’

October 22, 2014 - 3:49 PM
 
ISIS-Linked Terror Attack on IDF From Sinai

October 22, 2014 - 3:20 PM
 
UPDATED: Car Rams Through Gush Etzion Checkpoint, Guard Injured

October 22, 2014 - 2:10 PM
 
IDF Checks for Terror Tunnel Threat in Northern Israel

October 22, 2014 - 1:11 PM
 
Large Blaze Threatened Yitzhar

October 22, 2014 - 12:22 PM
 
Circumcision – Are Muslims Doing It Wrong?

October 22, 2014 - 11:45 AM
 
IDF Confirms Hamas Mega-Attack Plan

October 22, 2014 - 10:39 AM
 
2 New Chief Rabbis Elected for Jerusalem After 10-Yr Hiatus

October 22, 2014 - 10:09 AM
 
US Restricts Air Travel from Africa to Contain Ebola

October 22, 2014 - 2:46 AM
 
Israel Attempts to Insert Reason into UN Debate About Middle East

October 22, 2014 - 2:12 AM
 
Syrian Mortar hits Israeli Golan Tuesday Morning

October 21, 2014 - 11:05 PM
 
Head of Iran’s Top Clerical Body Dies

October 21, 2014 - 5:48 PM
Sponsored Post
Meir Panim with Soldiers 5774 Roundup: Year of Relief and Service for Israel’s Needy

Meir Panim implements programs that serve Israel’s neediest populations with respect and dignity. Meir Panim also coordinated care packages for families in the South during the Gaza War.



Global
 

Posted on: December 28th, 2013

News & ViewsGlobalEuropeEuropean Union

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas urged the Obama Administration to block a new Israeli plan to build hundreds of additional homes in Jewish settlements. Israel officials have said the planned construction of new units in Judea, Samaria and East Jerusalem will be announced next week, just as Israel is set to release 26 long-serving Palestinian prisoners […]

7
 

Posted on: December 28th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

The New York Times is conducting a survey of Hungarian Jews to help deepen its coverage of anti-Semitism in that country. The survey, published online Tuesday, asks respondents whether they experienced anti-Semitism and considered emigrating as a result, among other questions. “An openly anti-Semitic political party has gained power in Hungary’s Parliament in recent years, […]

4
Jewish man stands and looks on in Paris.
 

Posted on: December 28th, 2013

News & ViewsIsraelAliyah

An Aliyah plan of this scale hasn't been attempted since the rescued of Ethiopian Jewry.

90
Kim Jung Un (l) and Dennis Rodman enjoying a basketball game
 

Posted on: December 27th, 2013

News & ViewsGlobal

The basketball exhibition of NBA stars, which Dennis Rodman is preparing for the birthday celebration of North Korean dictator Kim Jung Un, is "an undeserved gift to a murderous tyrant," Rabbi Cooper of the Simon Wiesenthal Center said.

8
 

Posted on: December 26th, 2013

News & ViewsNews Briefs

A judge in Saudi Arabia (the kingdom was recently elected to the UN Human Rights Council for a three-year term) has recommended that imprisoned blogger Raif Badawi, 30, go before a high court on a charge of apostasy, which carries the death penalty, Badawi’s wife told CNN. In July, a criminal court found Badawi, in […]

1
 

Posted on: December 25th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAssimilation

German-American non-Jewish attorney Peter Sonnenthal and his family, which has Jewish roots (his grandmother was Jewish and perished in Auschwitz) have been fighting for more than two decades to reclaim lucrative properties stolen from them under the Nazi regime, Spiegel reported, adding that Sonnenthal continues to face legal hurdles in trying to restore this legacy. […]

6
 

Posted on: December 25th, 2013

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov believes Western politicians have started to realize that overthrowing Assad’s government might lead to a worsening of the Syrian crisis, the official Russain News agency RT reports. “The attitudes are changing in Western countries, they are becoming more realistic in their approach towards settling the Syrian crisis,” said Lavrov. “The […]

On Tuesday, LDJ wrote on its Twitter account: “Two major punitive actions were carried out Saturday and Sunday in Lyon against people who performed the quenelle. The little Nazis are no longer at ease!”
 

Posted on: December 25th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

They beat a man suspected of performing the "quenelle" and locked him inside the trunk of a parked car.

36
 

Posted on: December 24th, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

Ephraim Mirvis became the first sitting British chief rabbi to address the annual Limmud conference, defying the opposition of prominent haredi Orthodox rabbis in England. Mirvis, who received a standing ovation Monday upon entering the packed auditorium at the University of Warwick, did not directly address the controversy in his session on this week’s Torah […]

3
 

Posted on: December 23rd, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

The northern Greek city of Thessaloniki will build a Holocaust research center at the site where some 50,000 of the city’s Jews were deported to Nazi death camps. “This is the fulfilment of a historic responsibility for Thessaloniki,” city Mayor Yiannis Boutaris told reporters. The agreement to establish the Memorial Center on Holocaust Education Remembrance […]

1
 

Posted on: December 23rd, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

Unidentified Russian vandals  used a pig’s head to desecrate a synagogue in the southern Russian city of Krasnodar, according to representatives of the Jewish community of the city, located 600 miles west of Baku, Azerbaijan. They found the pig’s head at the entrance to their synagogue  and  believe the perpetrators are also responsible for English-language […]

5
MK Motti Yogev (Jewish Home, pointing) has had enough of the Oslo sounds coming from the closed negotiations chambers, and from Justice Livni Minister Tzipi Livni, who's ushering in a repeat of the 1994-95 nightmare.
 

Posted on: December 23rd, 2013

News & ViewsGlobalEurope

MK Motti Yogev (Jewish Home) is calling for Israelis to "come out of their indifference."

4
 

Posted on: December 22nd, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

Encouraged by Israeli diplomats, parliamentarians from the Council of Europe have submitted a motion opposing an earlier resolution condemning ritual circumcision of boys. The motion was submitted last week by 101 members of the Parliamentary Assembly of the council, according to Micaela Catalano, a spokeswoman for the assembly, which has 318 parliamentarians and whose resolutions […]

9
 

Posted on: December 22nd, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

Canada has called for the removal of a top U.N. official who accused Israel of having “genocidal intentions” against Palestinians. Ottawa “completely rejects and condemns” the “appalling” remarks made by Richard Falk, U.N. Special Rapporteur for the Palestinian Territories, Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird said in a statement. Canada has previously called for Falk to […]

1
 

Posted on: December 22nd, 2013

News & ViewsNews Briefs

A Russian court ordered the early release of a Jewish teacher whose bribery trial was marred by anti-Semitic statements and whose lengthy prison sentence was criticized by Russian President Vladimir Putin. The Tver Regional Court last week reduced Ilya Farber’s sentence from seven years to three for accepting bribes and abusing his position while working […]

 

Posted on: December 22nd, 2013

News & ViewsGlobal

Nelson Mandela received training from Israel’s Mossad in the 1960s, an Israeli government document has revealed. Mandela, the former South African president and anti-apartheid leader who died earlier this month, was trained by Mossad agents in weaponry and sabotage in 1962, according to a report Thursday in Haaretz that was based on a document in […]

1
 

Posted on: December 21st, 2013

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Canada has called for the removal of a top U.N. official who accused Israel of having “genocidal intentions” against Palestinians. Ottawa “completely rejects and condemns” the “appalling” remarks made by Richard Falk, U.N. Special Rapporteur for the Palestinian Territories, Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird said in a statement. Canada has previously called for Falk to […]

19
The Kirya military base and its signature intelligence tower in the center of Tel Aviv are slated for dismantling over the next two years, leaving behind prime real estate for development. Altogether the IDF move is expected to generate 100,000 new housing units.
 

Posted on: December 21st, 2013

News & ViewsGlobalEuropeEuropean Union

Uncle Sam and Uncle Jack just have to know some things.

16
 

Posted on: December 19th, 2013

News & ViewsGlobalEurope

A county in Sweden is moving ahead with plans to ban the non-medical circumcision of boys, its leading elected official said. Per-Ola Mattsson, the commissioner of Blekinge County, said he will up bring up a ban on the practice with the county’s health board in February, according to a Swedish publication. Mattsson, who is also […]

3
 

Posted on: December 19th, 2013

News & ViewsGlobalEurope

British Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis has called on Orthodox synagogues to ban “partnership” minyan services, where women can lead prayers and read from the Torah. “I know that you are working with our communities to find ways, within the boundaries of halacha, to make prayer, learning, leadership and involvement more meaningful for men and women […]

20
Page 39 of 247« First...102030...3738394041...506070...Last »
Subsections in News & Views
  • News Briefs (11,898)
  • Israel (4,830)
  • IDF (1,464)
  • Government (843)
  • Settlements (770)
  • The "Peace" Process (682)
  • Jerusalem (613)
  • The Knesset (490)
  • Religious & Secular in Israel (339)
  • Religious & Secular in Israel (339)
  • Israeli Arabs (335)
  • Aliyah (132)
  • #EyalGiladNaftali (86)
  • The Temple Mount (79)
  • Boycott (75)
  • Druze (5)
  • Bedouin (2)
  • US (2,591)
  • NY (534)
  • Florida (23)
  • Terrorism (2,121)
  • Rockets from Gaza (486)
  • Intifada (104)
  • Jewish (1,743)
  • Antisemitism (792)
  • Anti-Israel NGOs (53)
  • Judaism (286)
  • Holocaust (271)
  • Haredim (266)
  • Holidays (51)
  • Assimilation (32)
  • Eye on "Palestine" (1,517)
  • Palestinian Authority (1,202)
  • Hamas (1,122)
  • Gaza (710)
  • Pallywood (13)
  • Politics (1,397)
  • Middle East (1,171)
  • Syria (508)
  • Iran (475)
  • Egypt (338)
  • Turkey (162)
  • ISIS (155)
  • Hezbollah (150)
  • Lebanon (129)
  • Jordan (74)
  • Saudi Arabia (73)
  • Iraq (67)
  • Qatar (39)
  • Gulf States (29)
  • North African States (9)
  • Kurdistan (6)
  • Global (1,052)
  • Europe (654)
  • France (122)
  • Russia (118)
  • European Union (110)
  • UK (100)
  • Germany (86)
  • Ukraine (22)
  • UN (341)
  • China (17)
  • Australia (17)
  • Canada (16)
  • Africa (13)
  • Aisa (9)
  • NATO (9)
  • Religion (752)
  • Photo of the Day (751)
  • Islamists (564)
  • Media (443)
  • Arts and Entertainment (127)
  • Business and Economy (310)
  • Police and Crime (293)
  • On Campus / Education (281)
  • Science, Tech and Medicine (185)
  • Local (171)
  • The Courts (164)
  • Sports (115)
  • Archaeology (100)
  • Yori's News Clips (99)
  • Cartoon Rehabilitation Program (6)
  • Obituaries (88)
  • Travel (74)
  • Sponsored Article (4)
  • Elections (3)
  • Chessed and Tzedaka (2)
  • Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/unesco-exhibition-on-jewish-connection-to-holy-land-opens-to-overflowing-crowd/2014/06/12/

    Scan this QR code to visit this page online: