United Hatzalah matching campaign aims to improve odds of survival from heart attack.
Posted on: September 9th, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
A far-right Ukraine nationalist group has destroyed the huge Breslov central welcome tent in Uman.
Posted on: September 8th, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
European leaders reaffirm their commitment to fight anti-Semitism in their countries ahead of the Jewish New Year.
Posted on: September 8th, 2015News & Views → Business and Economy
The Israel Pavilion at IBC 2015 in Amsterdam will close for Sabbath and Rosh Hashana, Economy Minister Arye Deri announced.
Posted on: September 8th, 2015News & Views → Middle East → Hezbollah
A new Torah scroll "comes home" to Nitvei Yochai Synagogue in the name of IDF Cpt. Yochai Klengel, z'l.
Posted on: September 6th, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Holidays
Israel will do its “utmost so that Jews will be able to go everywhere safely, especially to the Tomb of the Patriarchs,” Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu told the Cabinet Sunday. Tens of thousands of Jews visit the site, known, in Hebrew as Ma’arat HaMachpelah, for Slichot prayers between Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kippur. It is […]
Posted on: September 6th, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Assimilation
The 'Tzohar' organization is launching a new project to encourage secular Jews to 'listen together' to shofar blowing on Rosh Hashana.
Posted on: September 3rd, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Palestinian Arabs tried to lynch five U.S. Jewish tourists Thursday who entered the Arab side of Hebron by mistake.
Posted on: September 2nd, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
A teacher at an UNRWA school in Jordan includes a Jewish blood libel cartoon on his Facebook account.
Posted on: August 31st, 2015News & Views → Archaeology
The Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) has made an exciting announcement: A 2,000-year-old podium may have been found in the City of David section of the Old City of Jerusalem. A unique stepped structure exposed on the street ascending from the ‘Siloam Pool’ to the Temple Mount is raising questions among the researchers at IAA. The […]
Posted on: August 28th, 2015News & Views → Jewish
The boundary, enabling Jewish students to carry on Shabbat, will be made of plastic "lechies" on utility poles.
Posted on: August 27th, 2015News & Views → Israel → Government
DM Ya'alon advises "zero tolerance" in dealing with violence against hareidi-religious IDF soldiers.
Posted on: August 27th, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Interfaith Relations
Rabbi Yehuda Glick has produced a new guidebook -- 'Arise and Ascend' -- to the Temple Mount.
Posted on: August 23rd, 2015News & Views → Health and Medicine
The trauma of the Holocaust is transmitted genetically through the generations.
Posted on: August 23rd, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Anti-Semitism continues to rise in England, and this summer particularly in London.
Posted on: August 22nd, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Chabad
Rabbi Shimon Elharar, director of Chabad of Dead Sea, was stopped in traffic by a force greater than his car.
Posted on: August 20th, 2015News & Views → Global
Engaged Jewish couples can enter to win a prayer shawl tied with the ancient "ptil tekhelet" blue woolen thread.
Posted on: August 19th, 2015News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
An American Jewish woman who made aliyah was punched in the ribs Tuesday by a Muslim at the Temple Mount.
Posted on: August 19th, 2015News & Views → Business and Economy
Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat says he will force at least eight centrally-located supermarkets open on Sabbath to close on Saturdays.
Posted on: August 18th, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Assimilation
Shavei Israel and the Jewish community of Lodz will open the first Jewish kindergarten in the city since World War II.
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