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Silver Snuff Box belonging to Sir Moses Montefiore Auctioned for $63,000

'There was an exciting battle for it during the auction, with a bidder in the room competing against a telephone bidder in the final stages.'

Morocco Court Sentences to Death Killer of Jewish Couple

The victims were popular in the Jewish community; murdered by their gardener, who dismembered and also robbed them.

Al Jazeera English Caught With Its Anti-Semitism A-Twitter

Someone at the news agency apparently had second thoughts and quickly deleted the tweet, but not quick enough.

President Rivlin at Liberation Jubilee Celebration: Hebron Not Obstacle to Peace

President Rivlin: 'Hebron is not an obstacle to peace, Hebron is a test of our abilities to live together, side by side.'

Auschwitz SS Guard, 95, Dies in Prison

Only 43 Auschwitz staff members have been sentenced in German courts.

EJC Salutes European Parliament Endorsement of IHRA Definition of Anti-Semitism

The EJC applauded European Parliament's decision to endorse International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance definition of anti-Semitism.

Fire Near Moshav Sde Hemed

It's not clear what started the fire.

Jerusalem: The Capital Of Israel

To honor his commitment that he made throughout his campaign to move America's embassy from Tel Aviv to the capital, President Donald Trump does not have to do anything at all. He just has to let June 1 arrive without signing another waiver.

Kent Police in UK Ignore Stoning Attack on Jewish Family

Kent Police say they refused to respond because “the informant left the scene and officers deemed there was no further risk."

300,000 Good Deeds Help Dedicate Torah Scroll in Jerusalem

The new Torah scroll was written within the framework of 'Jerusalem50' -- a project honoring the 50th anniversary of a unified Jerusalem.

‘Closeness,’ Story of Caucasus Jewish Family, Wins Cannes’s International Critics’ Award

'What interested me most were the feelings a family would experience when learning of the kidnapping of their son and above all, what these relatives would not be prepared to do to save their kin.'

Knesset to Debate Lapid Party’s Illegal Use of Holocaust Survivors’ Data

Yesh Atid used the data for direct mail inquiries sent to the same Holocaust survivors prior to the March 2015 elections.

Estonian Jewry Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary of First Jewish Center Since WWII

"Both our nations know what it means to maintain our identity and freedom even under the threat of foreign powers."

Need Experts to Denigrate the Six Day War Miracle? Have We Got a List...

Daniel Bar-Tal, Emeritus Professor at the School of Education at Tel Aviv University, Areas of expertise: Militarism in Israeli society; Culture and ethos of Conflict

Special Cabinet Meeting in Kotel Tunnel to Approve Elevator, Cable Car

Today, the only access road to the Wailing Wall from the Jewish Quarter is the stairway, a drop of about 26 yards.

Tillerson’s State Dept. Refusing to Celebrate Ramadan

It is difficult to ignore the influence of Jewish tradition on Muslim rituals in general and Ramadan in particular, in a kind of upping the spiritual ante on the part of the illiterate security guard who started a new religion.

Report: Jared Kushner FBI’s ‘Person of Interest’ inside White House

'Mr Kushner previously volunteered to share with Congress what he knows about these meetings. He will do the same if he is contacted in connection with any other inquiry.'

Muslim Leaders for Coexistence in Manchester Allegedly Tweet Anti-Semitism

Since the attack, social media has been rife with conspiracy myths alleging that a Jewish plot was responsible for the atrocity.

Anti-Semitism Rising on America’s Campuses

Many of the incidents were not reported in news media, and some parents of affected students said administrators and school districts were slow to respond.

Ramaz Students Pick Fresh Vegetables with ‘Leket Israel’ for Needy Families

"Showing the youth that they can make a true difference even with limited time, is of utmost importance in empowering the future generation."

US Senator Ted Cruz Calls for Recognition of Jerusalem as Eternal, Undivided Capital of...

"Move the American Embassy to Jerusalem, and formally recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s eternal and undivided capital."

Jerusalem Day Attracts Tens of Thousands to Reunited Capital [video]

Jerusalem's sacred sites were held hostage for 19 years by Jordan behind a scramble of ugly barbed wire and a stinking pile of garbage.

Child of Islamic Iranian Father Joins Flag Dance in Jerusalem

The sudden change and trauma in her life spurred P. to begin searching for her roots.

Knesset Committee Holds Emergency Meeting on BDS Activity in Ben-Gurion University

University President Carmi rejected the accusation that the University was trying to silence a member of its Board of Governors.

Hate Crime in Samaria: Arab Rioters Burn Down Yeshiva

In 2005, the Jewish community of Homesh was evicted and their homes were demolished, as part of the Israeli disengagement from Gaza and four settlements in the northern West Bank.

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