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Lithuanian Jews to Get Compensation for Holocaust, Soviet Occupation

5 Kislev 5774 – November 8, 2013
Government officials in Lithuania said they would offer symbolic reparations to nearly 1,800 Jewish Holocaust survivors. The officials told the Baltic News Agency on Wednesday...

GW Bush Fundraising for Proselytizers of Jews in America and Israel

The Messianic Jewish Bible Institute mission is to train leaders for Jewish ministry around the world.

Israeli Rabbinical Court Forcing Divorcée to Circumcise Son

5 Kislev 5774 – November 7, 2013
The woman argued that the rabbinical court does not have jurisdiction over her son.

First-Ever Certification of Spiritual Care Providers in Israel

The certification ceremony took place during the 10th annual spiritual care conference.

Petition Drive: American University, Don’t Boycott Sabra Hummus

Andrew Wallin, and Emet at American University are saying boycotting Israel is hypocritical and unhelpful to the cause of peace.

Tzohar Founder Attacking Rabbinate Proposal to Revoke his Ordination

Rav Ovadia's son, himself never qualified to be a rabbinical judge, has proposed to get rid of Rabbi David Stav, one of the few learned men in Israel who are qualified.

Future Christian Bible Museum May Partner with Israeli Museums

The upcoming international Bible museum in Washington, D.C., which has yet to be named and is slated for opening in 2017, will seek to...

Sodastream to Air $4 Million Super Bowl Ad

Sodastream, the popular Israeli carbonated drinks company, has announced that it will kick off its 2014 advertising campaign with a $4 million Super Bowl...

Summit on Israel-Diaspora Relations

Some 120 Jewish leaders from Israel and around the world convened for a two-day summit on formulating a plan to strengthen the connection between...

For 5,200 Rabbis and Guests, a Night of Inspiration

4 Kislev 5774 – November 6, 2013
It was the culmination of four days of learning, togetherness and inspiration that the Lubavitcher Rebbe first encouraged his shluchim to convene back in 1983.

Berlusconi Using Holocaust to Describe his ‘Suffering’

This was not the former Italian prime minister's first bizarre use of the Holocaust.

Claims Conference Official Gets 8 Years in Prison

Semen Domnitser, the former Claims Conference employee who was found guilty of leading a $57 million fraud scheme at the Holocaust restitution organization, was...

Dutch Christian Zionists to Unveil ‘Europe’s Largest Menorah’

It cost just over $30,000 to make and is currently being manufactured in Friesland in the northern Netherlands.

Democrats Take Virginia, NY City, Christie Keeps Jersey, Weed Tax Wins

In a sense, it's not so much that the country is moving to the left, it's that the Republicans have moved away from the country.

Philly Jews Rallying to Prevent Closure of Israeli Consulate

The Philadelphia Israel Chamber of Commerce is asking whether it makes sense to shutter a consulate located in the heart of a financial market that sees 25% of Israel's exports to the US pass through its doors?

MK Ohayon to EU Officials: ‘Don’t Let Antisemites Define Hate’

3 Kislev 5774 – November 5, 2013
Many antisemites have been fighting against the ‘Working Definition of Antisemitism,’ so they can continue their attacks on Jews and the Jewish State.

Claims Conference Calls on Germany to Return Nazi-Looted Art

The Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany (Claims Conference) has accused Germany of being morally complicit in the theft of 1,500 works of...

Chassidic Woman Wins Montreal Council Race

Mindy Pollak, a 24-year-old aesthetician, became the first Chassidic woman to hold public office in Montreal. Pollak, a member of the Vishnitzer sect, defeated four candidates...

Beauty is as Beauty Does; Saphira Products Promote Pure Israel

It isn't enough that Saphira Greenberg-Tessler wanted to make the very best hair care products in the world. She and her husband, Aviad, both committed to having everything from Saphira Hair - the ingredients, the bottles, even the boxes - be from Israel.

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