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Number of Holocaust Survivors Declines to 189,000

25 Nisan 5775 – April 13, 2015
There are 189,000 survivors of the Holocaust still living, but an average of 40 die every day, the Foundation for the Benefit of Holocaust...

WJC’s Lauder Leads Annual ‘March of Life’ in Hungary to Mark Holocaust

WJC's Ronald Lauder warned of the rise of Hungary's anti-Semitic Jobbik party as he led the 'March of Life' with Hungarian Jews.

Terror Plot to Bomb Jewish Bookstore Foiled in Spain

24 Nisan 5775 – April 12, 2015
Seven jihadists have been arrested and detained in Spain for a plot to bomb a Jewish bookstore in Barcelona.

Obama’s Jewish Support Sinks to 50 Percent

Support for Obama from religious Jews is only 34 percent. Next year in New Hampshire?

Are Today’s Heavy Rains a Blessing after Jews Pray for Dew?

Winter returned to Israel on Saturday, and Sunday, a week after Jews stopped praying for rain.

Storms Send Israeli Mimouna Celebrants Indoors

Stormy weather sent celebrants indoors but did not dampen their joy in celebrating Mimouna after Passover in Israel.

Netanyahu Heats Up Mimouna Celebration

23 Nisan 5775 – April 11, 2015
Israelis heading to Mimouna celebrations in Or Akiva saw Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and his wife Sarah at the party Saturday night.

ISIS Terrorists Plotted to Bomb Spanish Synagogues

The gang planned to target two Spanish princesses and Jewish bookshops and synagogues.

Pakistan Frees Terrorist behind Murder of Mumbai Chabad Rabbi

The terrorist was behind the attack that killed 166 people, including a Chabad center rabbi and his wife.

ITIM Advocates for Solitude in Israeli Mikvah’s Pool of Purifying Waters

20 Nisan 5775 – April 8, 2015
The ITIM religious services group is advocating for a change to Israel's mikvah laws that would allow a woman to immerse alone.

Israeli Murder Victim ‘Never Made It’ to Chabad Seder in Berlin

A 22-year-old Israeli murder victim was expected at the Berlin Chabad Passover seder, but never showed up.

40-Yr-Old Hiker Dies in Judean Desert Fall

19 Nisan 5775 – April 7, 2015
A 40 year old man died Tuesday on Chol Hamoed Pesach after falling 50 meters from a path while hiking in the Judean Desert.

Israeli Guards Protect Citizens from Terror and Chametz on Passover

Israelis and tourists are out in force and so are security personnel to protect them from terrorists -- and from chametz.

Chabad Sends a Seder to Soldiers in ‘The Middle of Nowhere’

17 Nisan 5775 – April 5, 2015
A Chabad emissary managed to provide a last-minute Passover seder to IDF soldiers in the middle of nowhere, guarding the Jordanian border.

US President Barack Obama’s Belated Video Passover Greetings

US Pres. Barack Obama posts late video Passover greetings and timely Easter greetings in a weekend message.

Thousands Accompany Rabbi Shmuel HaLevi Vosner, 102, zt’l, to Rest; 1 Killed, More Hurt...

Rabbi Shmuel HaLevi Vosner (Wosner), zt'l, -- the Shevet HaLevi -- was laid to rest overnight in Bnei Brak. A young man died at the funeral as well.

Chag Kasher v’Sameach from JewishPress.com

15 Nisan 5775 – April 3, 2015
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Happy Birthday to the People of Israel

The modern state of Israel is 67 years old. We, the People of Israel, celebrate our 3,327th birthday tonight.

Arrested for a Pesach Sacrifice

Noam Federman had a lamb in his possession.

Soldiers to Crunch on 80 Tons of Matzo at Seder Tables

Thousands of soldiers will remain on duty defending the country while Jews around the world are at the Seder table tonight.

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