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Terror Attack Foiled at Cave of Patriarchs in Hebron

12 Kislev 5777 – December 11, 2016
An intelligence tip led to the capture of a 22-year-old terror suspect planning a deadly stabbing attack.

Israel Condemns Terror Attack at Cairo’s Coptic Cathedral

Israel's prime minister underscored the region must unite to fight terrorism together.

Return to Uganda by ‘Jewish Peace Corps’

A project of the Jewish Agency for Israel, Project TEN, aims to help children in Uganda.

Govt. Approves Bill Depriving Anti-Zionist NGOs of National Service Interns

'It is inconceivable that we ourselves provide subsidized manpower to organizations that work on behalf of foreign interests, depict Israel as a war criminal, protect mega-terrorists, and slander IDF soldiers.'

President Rivlin: Must Employ More Arabs, Haredim

It is right and good for every commercial company to reach more and more sectors, not just as providers of services, but also as employers."

Do you know a Jew? No?! Rent one!

There are 250,000 Jews in Germany, but few Germans know a Jew personally, according to Rent-a Jew.

Patti Smith Forgets Lines as Nobel Awarded to Bob Dylan in Absentia [video]

11 Kislev 5777 – December 10, 2016
Also, Literature? How is Dylan getting a prize for literature when he's a songwriter? Who makes the decisions over there, the Norwegian parliament? (Yes).

Confirmed: US Airstrike Kills ISIS Terrorist Behind Charlie Hebdo, Hyper Cacher Massacres

A US official confirms the ISIS terrorist behind the Charlie Hebdo, Hyper Cacher attacks, is dead.

Senate to Vote on Holocaust Restitution as Vienna Philharmonic Returns Looted Painting

The law allows the heirs six years to sue in US court from the day they become aware of the existence and location of the looted object.

Chief Rabbinate to List Rabbis Approved for Conversions Abroad

9 Kislev 5777 – December 9, 2016
According to the chief rabbis, the plan is to create a system whereby the conversions done by rabbis who meet the chief rabbinate criteria would be approved.

Remembering Ezra Schwartz, hy’d, By Creating a Garden at Oz veGaon

9 Kislev 5777 – December 8, 2016
Sometimes the best way to honor and hold the memory of a departed soul is through building or planting new life. And so it was at Oz veGaon.

Heirs of Jewish Art Dealer Sue Bavaria over Works by Beckmann, Klee, Gris

The Limbach Commission, a panel set up by Germany to return Nazi-looted art in public collections, has already issued a recommendation against returning a painting by Gris that used to hang in Flechtheim’s Berlin apartment.

Holocaust Banknote Forger Adolf Burger Dead at 99

He visited the Bank of England and met the Chief Cashier, who presented him with one of the notes which he had forged in the concentration camp more than sixty years earlier.

UK Neo-Nazi Found Guilty in Anti-Semitism Trial

UK self-described fascist Joshua Bonehill-Paine was convicted for anti-Semitic internet rants against a Jewish MP. He's already serving time on other charges.

Wannabe Mugger Nabbed After 90-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Hits Back [video]

A wannabe mugger finds out the hard way that even when elderly, there was a reason that some Jews survived the Holocaust.

Rabbi Adin Even Yisrael Steinsaltz Hospitalized in Jerusalem

8 Kislev 5777 – December 7, 2016
One of the most beloved rabbis worldwide is recovering at a Jerusalem hospital after a catherization for a cranial blood clot.

Haifa’s Arab Food Festival Brings Jewish and Arab Chefs Together

Jewish and Arab master chefs are combining their skills in Haifa to create culinary heaven at a unique festival.

New Zealand PM, Son of Holocaust Refugee, Resigns

Key is often asked why he didn't speak any German, considering his Austrian roots, and his response is: “The simple answer is my mother refused to teach me. She did not want to reflect on her history.”

Happy 100th Birthday, Mr. Issur Danielovitch, We Loved You in ‘Cast a Giant Shadow’

All his children were born to non-Jewish mothers, but Douglas insists they were "aware culturally" of his "deep convictions," and he never tried to influence their own religious decisions.

Yesh Din NGO Insists No Remedy for Amona Jews, Only Full Demolition, Eviction

The Amona residents, who were originally willing to go along with the new plan, are now fiercely against it, as one resident argued, 'It amounts to stuffing us in caravans in a relocation camp."

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