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Poll: 83% of Israelis Expect Trump to Be Pro-Israel

December 5, 2016 - 6:44 PM
 
Religious Leaders Call for Negotiation, not Legislation on Muezzin bill

December 5, 2016 - 4:39 PM
 
Arab Party Wants Netanyahu Investigated for Incitement over Arsons

December 5, 2016 - 3:24 PM
 
Israeli Military Industries Demonstrate 80-Mile Range Magic Spear Rocket

December 5, 2016 - 1:48 PM
 
Emerging Amona Deal: Compensation for Arab Claimants, Regulations Act Preserved, Evacuation On

December 5, 2016 - 1:06 PM
 
1.1 Million Israelis Volunteered in 2015

December 5, 2016 - 11:23 AM
 
6 Jerusalem Arabs Arrested for Incitement Via Social Networks

December 5, 2016 - 9:58 AM
 
Report: Mall Operator Won’t Hire Bedouin Security Guards

December 5, 2016 - 8:56 AM
 
US Secy Kerry Asks Saban Forum: What’s Your Vision of a Unitary State?

December 5, 2016 - 1:41 AM
 
Amsterdam Police Foil Jihadist Attack on Synagogue While Dutch Lawmakers Hope to Reduce Security Costs

December 4, 2016 - 9:44 PM
 
Trans-Israel Highway Extension Reaches Northern Negev

December 4, 2016 - 8:22 PM
 
Hamas Digger Electrocuted, Killed in Gaza Terror Tunnel

December 4, 2016 - 7:22 PM
 
Firebombing and Stoning Attacks Kick Off New Week in Israel

December 4, 2016 - 6:34 PM
 
Finance Committee Approves Long Term Savings for Every Child Retroactive to Jan. 2015

December 4, 2016 - 6:17 PM
 
Arab Media Report Israeli Navy Fires on Gaza Fishermen

December 4, 2016 - 5:58 PM
 
Yesh Atid Calls to Dissolve Israel’s Parliament

December 4, 2016 - 5:38 PM
 
PM Netanyahu Seeking 30-Day Amona Expulsion Delay

December 4, 2016 - 5:16 PM
 
Report: Leftwing Reporter Tried to Derail Religious Brigade Commander with False Accusations

December 4, 2016 - 2:39 PM
 
Not Trusted to Evict Jews? IDF Plans Relocating Haredi Troops from Amona Vicinity

December 4, 2016 - 1:16 PM
 
Netanyahu to Cabinet: ‘Working Overtime’ in Search of Amona Solution

December 4, 2016 - 12:58 PM
 
PM Kicks Out Habayit Hayehudi MK for Saying Netanyahu Isn’t Rightwing

December 4, 2016 - 11:49 AM
 
Israeli Chasidic Rebbe Permits Use of Filtered Internet, Smartphones

December 4, 2016 - 10:59 AM
 
Hamas Holding Emergency Drill in Gaza

December 4, 2016 - 10:57 AM
 
Friday Night Infiltation into Beitar

December 4, 2016 - 10:17 AM
 
Police Arrest Jewish Man for Saying Sh’ma Israel [video]

December 4, 2016 - 9:35 AM
 
Egypt Destroyed 7 Gaza Smuggling Tunnels

December 4, 2016 - 9:31 AM
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Religious & Secular in Israel
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

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

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Posted on: December 19th, 2013

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Israel’s Supreme Court has suspended a Rabbinical Court (Beit Din) order that a woman in divorce proceedings allow her baby son, now one year old, to be circumcised. The woman also was ordered to pay a fine of $150 for each day the brit mila is not performed. She originally objected to circumcision because she […]

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Posted on: December 19th, 2013

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A mother in Israel has appealed to the country’s Supreme Court a rabbinical court ruling requiring her to circumcise her son. In her appeal filed Wednesday, the mother said the rabbis cannot order her to circumcise her son, who is now a year old. The Jerusalem rabbinical court last month upheld the ruling of the […]

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the road prayer
 

Posted on: December 19th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishJudaism

My first reaction to this story was: El Al has its own rabbi?

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Rabbi Motti Elon
 

Posted on: December 18th, 2013

News & ViewsNews Briefs

The judge said Elon's behavior was "illegitimate" – even according to his own stated standards.

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It's Shabbat morning in snowy Efrat and the electricity has just gone out. Do you suffer through the rest of the day, or do you search for a creative halachic solution? (illustration image)
 

Posted on: December 18th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishJudaism

A "Beit Hillel" rabbi reported his decision to turn on the electricity on a frozen Shabbat morning, only to be attacked by a "Tzohar" rabbi from his neck of the (snowy) woods.

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Posted on: December 17th, 2013

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The Lithuanian Council of Torah Sages and the Hasidic Council of Torah Sages organized two protests in Bnei Brak and Jerusalem Monday against a Knesset committee in the process of adding details to the new draft law requiring almost all Israeli Jewish youth to report for military duty. “They are trying to bring us closer […]

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Israeli olah proudly showing their new ID cards. Instead of investing in strengthening Jewish centers in diaspora, Israel must focus on one narrow mission: bring everyone home.
 

Posted on: December 17th, 2013

News & ViewsIsraelAliyah

Israel has invested more than $125 million trying to bring young Jews to visit, with meager results.

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"Jewish Taliban" women dressed in head to toe robes walking through Meah Shearim, in Jerusalem. Members of the same cult in Ontario, Canada, are in a legal fight with authorities to retain their 130 children.
 

Posted on: December 17th, 2013

News & ViewsGlobal

The Canadian Lev Tahor cult of about 200 is headed by convicted felon Shlomo Helbrans, an Israeli returnee who left Israel with his followers in 1990.

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Posted on: December 16th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

The Taharat HaBayit organization has been using a 4-wheel-drive jeep to take snowbound women in Jerusalem to the local mikveh, the ritual immersing pool. “The organization’s top priority is raising awareness to the importance of the family purity mitzvah,” the organization’s chairman, Rabbi Yechezkel Mutzafi, explained to the Hebrew-language Yediot Acharonot’s website. “We see it […]

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AG Weinstein and Justice Minister Livni both object to the new MK Shaked bill. Livni intends to appeal the ministerial committee's vote, and Weinstein may opt not to defend it.
 

Posted on: December 15th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitismAnti-Israel NGOs

Justice Minister Tzipi Livni has announced that she intends to appeal the committee decision in the high court.

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Minister of Internal Security Yitzhak Aharonovitch reviewing border police on a tour of Jerusalem's Muslim Quarter of  Old City. The Jews of Judea and Samaria are complaining that under Aharonovitch's leadership, police are targeting them as the enemy.
 

Posted on: December 15th, 2013

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

The local security coordinator tried to alert the Army, but his calls were not answered.

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Kerry arrived in Israel Thursday in the middle of a snowstorm.
 

Posted on: December 12th, 2013

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

The snowstorm’s delay of Kerry’s meeting with Netanyahu finally gives Abbas a chance to explain why Israel must not exist as a Jewish state.

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Posted on: December 11th, 2013

News & ViewsIsraelAliyah

All the boys were called up together, and recited – for the very first time – the blessing for being called to the Torah, with their interpreter.

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Republican presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee (right) in Maaleh Adumim.
 

Posted on: December 11th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAssimilation

Mike Huckabee doesn’t understand why Jews support Obama as “pro-Israel” because he doesn’t understand the psyche of a liberal American Jewish Democrat.

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Beit Shemesh residents protesting in front of city hall what they consider the voter fraud that brought back a Haredi incumbent.
 

Posted on: December 11th, 2013

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

A news report on court proceedings in Beit Shemesh vote fraud, and a show on the Haredi housing crisis exposes deep resentments by seculars of Haredim.

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Agunot-Shackled and bound women
 

Posted on: December 10th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

A new initiative will use Jewish law to help “Agunot” women, separated from husbands who refuse to grant them a divorce that would let them re-marry.

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Beit Shemesh mayor Moshe Abutbul (L) during a council meeting on November 25, 2013. A Jerusalem court is deciding Tuesday whether his election was legal.
 

Posted on: December 10th, 2013

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

Jerusalem District Court to discuss appeals of election results today.

Peggy Cidor, executive board member of Women of the Wall, in the stairwell of her apartment building in Jerusalem, Israel.
 

Posted on: December 8th, 2013

News & ViewsIsraelJerusalem

None of us support violence and we found out about the story in the media, just like every one else.

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Arab youth throwing a firebomb.  (archive)
 

Posted on: December 6th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAssimilation

Rabbi Lopatin said, “May Hashem give you all strength to continue this age old, noble struggle which God promises us will end in victory.”

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