web analytics

Cave of the Patriarchs Closes to Jews for Muslim Holiday

25 Nisan 5776 – May 3, 2016
The Cave of the Patriarchs and the Temple Mount will be closed to Jews on Wednesday due to an Islamic holiday.

Israelis Celebrated a Sweet ‘Mimouna’ Saturday Night

23 Nisan 5776 – May 1, 2016
Israelis with Moroccan heritage celebrated the end of Passover with 'Mimouna' Saturday night with music and special, intricate sweet foods.

Israel Police, Jordanian Islamic Waqf Play ‘Good Cop, Bad Cop’ With Danish Reporter at...

20 Nisan 5776 – April 28, 2016
Israel Police and the Jordanian Islamic Waqf appeared to be playing "good cop-bad cop" with an international journalist at the Temple Mount this week.

British Labour MP Naz Shah Suspended Over Anti-Semitic Posts

British Labour MP Naz Shah has been suspended "pending investigation" over anti-Semitic posts on Facebook, but it's not clear for how long.

8 Jews Ejected from Temple Mount, Passover Day 4

19 Nisan 5776 – April 26, 2016
Eight more Jews have been added to the list of those ejected from the grounds of the Temple Mount this Passover.

Technion Rabbi Arrested at Temple Mount

18 Nisan 5776 – April 25, 2016
Rabbi Dr. Elad Dukov of Haifa's Technion Institute of Technology was arrested Monday at the Temple Mount.

Tens of Thousands Stream into Hebron for Passover Festival

Tens of thousands of Jews streamed into Hebron to celebrate the city's annual Passover festival.

Thousands of Kohanim Gather at Western Wall to Bless the People of Israel

Tens of thousands of descendants of the priests of Israel gather each year to bless the Nation worldwide.

5 Jews Arrested by 9 am at Temple Mount, Passover Day 2

17 Nisan 5776 – April 24, 2016
By 9 am on the second day of Passover, five Jews had already been arrested on the Temple Mount.

British PM Calls UK Jews ‘British Success Story’ in Passover Message

UK PM David Cameron called British Jewry a national "success story" in this year's Passover message.

Pharoah Sends Passover Greetings; Rare Scarab Seal Found at Tel Dor

A rare scarab seal belonging to a senior Egyptian official of the 13th Pharaonic Dynasty is found by a birdwatcher on Israel's northern coast.

Anti-Semitic Protesters Demand Kremlin Outlaw Chabad in Russia

13 Nisan 5776 – April 21, 2016
Anti-Semitism is again raising its ugly face in the Russian city of Perm, thinly veiled this time with the mask of "anti-Chabad."

Kerry, Biden Slated to Speak at J Street Gala

9 Nisan 5776 – April 17, 2016
Both US Vice President Joe Biden and Secretary of State John Kerry will speak Monday for J Street.

Facebook Bans Aussie User 3 Days for Slamming Anti-Semitism

Facebook penalized the target of anti-Semitism rather than the perpetrator, when a complaint was filed.

Mezuzahs Broken and Stolen at Chabad of East Boca Raton

The mezuzahs that were stolen from the East Boca Raton Chabad center were very expensive -- and precious.

Colel Chabad ‘Charging’ Ahead on Passover Preparations

7 Nisan 5776 – April 14, 2016
Colel Chabad is working with the Israeli government to make sure that every Israeli has what they need for Passover.

ADL: European Nations Failing to Combat Anti-Semitic Hate Crimes

5 Nisan 5776 – April 13, 2016
Levels of anti-Semitic incidents are at their highest in a number of European nations this year.

Anti-Semitism in Austria ‘Highest in Years’

4 Nisan 5776 – April 12, 2016
Anti-Semitism is rising in Austria as well as elsewhere in Europe; new Muslim migrants may be part of the cause.

UK Police Detain Man for Anti-Semitic Verbal Attack

Stamford Hill Shomrim were instrumental in making sure the anti-Semitic attacker was caught immediately.

Bill Clinton Stumps for Candidate Hillary at Hebrew Home for Aged in Riverdale

Former president Bill Clinton tells Jewish elderly that his wife Hillary is a "friend of Israel" and cares about the "defenseless."

Latest News Stories


Sponsored Post

Recommended Today


Something Random from the Week

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/cave-of-the-patriarchs-closes-to-jews-for-muslim-holiday/2016/05/03/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: