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Passover Special: Bag of Plagues

Have a wonderful, holiday, regardless of whether or not it is plague-infested…

Two Torah Scrolls Added to Prague’s Old-New Synagogue

The Old New Synagogue or Altneuschul, located in Josefov, Prague, is Europe's oldest active synagogue and the oldest surviving medieval synagogue of twin-nave design.

Life Sentence for Terrorist Who Murdered Ezra Schwartz, hy’d

Ezra Schwartz was in Israel for a gap year program when he was murdered by a terrorist while on his way to volunteer at a park.

Lifeguards at Lake Kinneret on Chol HaMoed Passover

Last year more than 250,000 tourists flocked to the beaches along the shores of the lake on the Passover holiday.

Anti-Semitic Graffiti Spray-Painted on Historic Synagogue in Barbados

Synagogue spokesperson Martin Steinbok said he "believed the culprit or culprits were deranged."

Products that Do Not Require Passover Certification and Much More in OU Guide to...

So, go, download, study the material (as prescribed by halacha, come to think of it) and start the three-week countdown to the seder night … Now!

Holocaust-Denying Fliers Found in UI Chicago

One of these fliers stated: 'Ending white privilege starts with ending Jewish privilege.'

Report: Mel Gibson Is the New Oskar Schindler

The Australian movie star and gifted director has been working overtime to clean up his act, a Herculean task if there ever was one.

Liberal Orthodox Rabbis Object to Co-Ed IDF Service

'There are several co-ed combat units in the military where we have been unable to find solutions to the close proximity problem, which is why we rule that [religious Jews] may not serve there.'

Mezuzah Burned at UC Hastings Campus in San Francisco

“We will not tolerate hateful actions of any sort against members of our community," wrote the UC Hastings Chancellor.

Demand for Shmurah Matzah Growing

Passover is around the corner, and handmade shmurah matzah is starting to pop up on supermarket shelves.

Israel to Prepare Haredim for Service in National Cyber Bureau

Classes will open in B'nei B'rak and Jerusalem on June 1 for Haredim who would later be integrated into the national cyber attack response center.

Vast Majority of Hesder Yeshiva Recruits Join IDF Combat Units

"It is a great privilege to learn Torah, and it is a great privilege to serve in the IDF."

Bennett, Liberman Spar Over Rabbi’s Remarks on Women Combat Soldiers

Liberman wrote in his letter about the female soldiers who have fallen in the line of duty in recent years.

London ‘Beware of Jews’ Sign was Artistic Project

The artist apologized that his work was mistaken for an anti-Semitic attack.

New Jewish Cemetery to Open in Kazan in 2017

The debate over establishing a new Jewish cemetery in the city of Kazan, capital of the Republic of the semi-autonomous republic of Tatarstan in southwest Russia, is all but resolved.

‘Beware of Jews’ Street Sign Posted in London

Shormrim leader in Stamford Hill Barry Bard suggested the fact that much planning and design work had been invested in making it may be cause for alarm.

Isidor Kaufmann’s ‘A Young Jewish Bride’ Auctioned

The subject of a Jewish woman is rare in Kaufmann's work, making this particular painting very unique.

Report: US Anti-Semitism, Hate Crime Up 20% in 2016

'Jews remain the most targeted faith community, both numerically and proportionally, accounting for 11.4% of all hate crime and 53% of all religious hate crime.'

Iran’s House Speaker: Zionists Started Syrian Civil War

Larijani urged Sunni Muslim countries to abandon their reliance on Israel and join up with Iran's war against the Zionist foe.

Reform Movement’s Jacobs Attacks Netanyahu on Regulation, Muezzin Laws

On the Muezzin Bill, Netanyahu asked Jacobs if he hears a lot of Muezzin calls in New York City.

Regev, Elkin, to Establish Temple Mount Heritage Fund in Response to UNESCO

The new fund will be created in addition to the already existing Western Wall Heritage Fund.

French Presidential Candidate Apologizes for Anti-Semitic Tweet

'They’ve reached this point ... hooked nose, the alliance of capitalism and Bolsheviks (the red sickle and the cigar) ... Even the [far-right Front National] wouldn’t dare.'

Iranian FM: Netanyahu Distorts Jewish Scriptures

To be fair to the Israeli PM, the Persian king in the Megillah is in cahoots with Haman's plot to destroy all the Jews in his empire, and the reversal of his position is the essence of the Purim miracle.

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