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Deri Backs Down on Shabbat Work Halt on New Rail Line

A court order overruling Deri's "stop work" decision allows Israel Railways to continue maintenance and construction work on Shabbat.

Alon Day is First Israeli to Race in Top NASCAR Touring Series

Alon Day will be the first Israeli ever to compete in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, a top NASCAR touring series.

Temple Mount Closed, 3 Jews Arrested for Saying Sh’ma Israel

Police also arrested 10 men who danced and waved Israeli flags.

Israeli Jewish Mother, 3 Children Die in Brooklyn House Fire

"He's so connected to the community. He is a strong part of the minyan, a very religious, really hard-working guy."

Bomb Threats Sent to 6 JCCs on Purim in US, Canada

Most of the Jewish Community Centers that received threats had received them before, including the one in Vancouver, where the JCC was threatened last week.

800 Young Russian Jews at Jerusalem Limmud FSU Festival

The festival marked the 90th birthday of President Shimon Peres, and the 100th birthday of late Prime Minster Menachem Begin.

Rabbi Aaron Metzger to Head NY Kosher Law Enforcement

The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets has named Rabbi Aaron Metzger of Monsey, New York, as the new head of the...

Technion Rabbi Arrested at Temple Mount

Rabbi Dr. Elad Dukov of Haifa's Technion Institute of Technology was arrested Monday at the Temple Mount.

Dallas Rabbi Sued for Running Home-Based Synagogue

A Dallas-area rabbi who uses his home as a synagogue is being sued by a neighbor who says it has lowered his property values. Rabbi...

Macron Warns Anti-Zionism is New Anti-Semitism as Netanyahu Praises French Heroes in Holocaust

"The Jewish State is the one certain guarantee that the Jewish People will never undergo a Holocaust again. Never, ever."

Concern: Some Iranian Jews Improperly Circumcised (Video)

It turns out that there exists a less invasive method of circumcision, which does not fully remove the foreskin.

Rabbi Kanievsky: OK for Sephardi to Pose as Ashkenazi to Enroll in Prestigious School

Rabbi Kanievsky may be the most "Zionist" of the great Haredi rabbis.

Historic French Synagogue Burns Down in Maizières-lès-Vic

A quaint little 19th-century synagogue in France burned to the ground last week, but no one knows how or why.

Arson Burns Holy Books at Givat Sorek, Near Karmei Tzur

Arab terrorists have again burned sacred items belonging to the Jews of Karmei Tzur in Judea.

Today is a Fast Day and not ‘Happy New Year’ Day

Chief Rabbi David Lau reminds all Jews to say the Kaddish prayer in memory of Holocaust victims.

Wounded IDF Soldier’s Faith Shows How Israel Survives

Aharon and Tzvia Karov prove that faith and belief in a better future is what keeps Israel alive.

The Grieving Habits of Israeli Jews

Four percent of Israeli Jews (almost two hundred and fifty thousand) say they visit the Western Wall on Tisha B'Av.

Rabbis to Muslim Leaders: “We Are Here to Stay; Stop the Incitement”

New rabbinic group in Gush Etzion lays blame for boys' death at feet of Muslim leaders, calls for new path

Netanyahu Helps Complete Torah Scroll in Memory of Paris Terror Victims

PM Netanyahu inscribed the final letters in a Torah scroll dedicated to the memory of the victims who died in last month's Paris terror attacks.

Netanyahu to Limmud FSU: Bringing young Russian Jews to Judaism Is Holy Work

The Limmud FSU Israel festival kicks off Friday with a special musical performance devoted to singer and songwriter Naomi Shemer.

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