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Thousands at Western Wall for ‘Birkat Kohenim’

Police have arrested another 13 Arabs Muslims in a massive effort to allow Jews to pray at the Kotel and visit the Temple Mount.

Israel Police Detain Jewish Teen for Pepper-Spraying Arab Attackers

A Jewish teen is arrested for pepper-spraying a group of Muslim Arabs who were harassing his family near the Shalshelet Gate in Jerusalem.

Jim Joseph Foundation Funds Israel’s ‘Northern Exposure’ Program

The post-Birthright 'Northern Exposure' has won an expansion grant from the US-based Jim Joseph Foundation.

Can Peres and Abbas Save ‘Settlers’ Synagogue from Destruction by Israel?

A community in Samaria told the Supreme Court it is working through the offices of Peres and Abbes to find a solution to prevent the planned desecration.

Israel Railways Claims 150 Shabbatot Equals 2 Years

Shas Minister Aryeh Deri ordered a halt to working on Shabbat on the Tel Aviv-Jerusalem train line and Israel Railways claims it will delay it for 2 years.

Heathrow Goes Kosher

Kosher meat and dairy sandwiches now are available at four Heathrow Airport terminals, according got Kosher Today. The London international hub offers kosher food at...

King of Jordan Refusing to Speak with Netanyahu, Imports from Israel Banned

King Abdullah II of Jordan is refusing to speak with Israel's PM Netanyahu over tensions at the Temple Mount.

Terrorist Indicted in Attack on Jaffa Yeshiva

A terrorist who attacked the Shirat Moshe yeshiva in Yafo earlier this month has been arrested and indicted. He wanted to "Frighten the settlers" (in Yafo).

Israel Moves to High Alert for Yom Kippur

Israel moves to high alert and security restrictions are in effect on the Temple Mount today in advance of Yom Kippur.

Kapparot ‘Sacrificial Chicken’ Ritual Gets Green Light in New York

A NYS Supreme Court judge has given a green light to the ancient Jewish custom of kapparot, transferring sins to a chicken before Yom Kippur.

Israeli Tourism Helps Inscribe Georgian Jewry in the Book of Life

Israeli tourists have found a new "paradise" to replace Turkey -- they now flock to Tbilisi, Georgia, where kosher options are growing.

Saudi Arabia Warns of ‘Religious War’ Over Temple Mount Clashes

Saudi Arabia is raising the issue of violence at the Temple Mount with the United Nations Security Council.

Update: Arabs, Islamic Waqf Staff Clash w/ Israel Police, Jewish Visitors on Temple Mount

Arab rioters reportedly firebomb Jewish pilgrims at the Temple Mount, sparking clashes between Israel Police and Waqf security officers.

Netanyahu ‘Declares War’ on Rock Throwers in Tour of Terror ‘Hot Spots’ Around Jerusalem

PM Binyamin Netanyahu: "We're changing our policy.... this stone was one stone too many. We declare war on stone throwers."

Netanyahu Views Original Balfour Declaration

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara visited the British Library in London Thursday night and viewed the original Balfour Declaration, in which...

AG Weinstein Overrides Judge’s Decision, Permits Soccer on Shabbat

Weinstein decided there will be soccer league games in Israel this Shabbat, despite a ruling by Labor Court Judge Ariela Glitzr Katz to the contrary.

Joyous Bnei Brak Parade Celebrates Israel’s Shmitah Farmers

Thousands came to honor Israel's Shmitah farmers at a parade in Bnei Brak on Wednesday. They celebrated into the night.

SA Chief Rabbi: Proposed Ban on Dual Citizenship ‘Insulting’

"If everything is 'apartheid' then nothing is apartheid." South Africa's Chief Rabbi Goldstein says a proposed dual citizenship ban targets Israel.

N-Ne-Neo Nazis in Uman?

A far-right Ukraine nationalist group has destroyed the huge Breslov central welcome tent in Uman.

European Leaders Reaffirm Commitment to ‘Fight Anti-Semitism’

European leaders reaffirm their commitment to fight anti-Semitism in their countries ahead of the Jewish New Year.

Israeli Pavilion to Close at IBC 2015 for Sabbath, Rosh Hashana

The Israel Pavilion at IBC 2015 in Amsterdam will close for Sabbath and Rosh Hashana, Economy Minister Arye Deri announced.

New Torah Commemorates Life of Fallen IDF Soldier

A new Torah scroll "comes home" to Nitvei Yochai Synagogue in the name of IDF Cpt. Yochai Klengel, z'l.

Netanyahu Pledges to Beef Up Security at Patriarchs’ Cave in Hebron

Israel will do its "utmost so that Jews will be able to go everywhere safely, especially to the Tomb of the Patriarchs," Prime Minister...

Religious Zionist ‘ Tzohar’ Group Launches ‘Listening Together for Shofar’

The 'Tzohar' organization is launching a new project to encourage secular Jews to 'listen together' to shofar blowing on Rosh Hashana.

Attempted Lynch Attack on 5 US Jewish Tourists in Hebron, Saved by Local Arab

Palestinian Arabs tried to lynch five U.S. Jewish tourists Thursday who entered the Arab side of Hebron by mistake.

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