web analytics
April 17, 2014 / 17 Nisan, 5774
At a Glance
News & Views
041114 FINAL
click for
eEdition
Destroying the Chametz Within and Truly Preparing for Pesach
Sponsored Post
Spa 1.2 Combining Modern Living in Traditional Jerusalem

A unique and prestigious residential project in now being built in Mekor Haim Street in Jerusalem.



Jewish
 

Survey: Jewish Americans More Generous than Non-Jews

Posted on: September 3rd, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

More Jews give to non-Jewish causes than Jewish causes, and Jews overall are more generous givers than non-Jews, according to a new survey called Connected to Give. It found that 76 percent of American Jews reported a charitable contribution in 2012, compared to 63 percent among non-Jewish Americans. The median annual giving rate among Jews […]

12
 

NYPD Investigated Kahane Chai for threats against Rabbi Boteach

Posted on: September 3rd, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

The New York Police Department several years investigated Kahane Chai, a militant Jewish group, for threats against Rabbi Shmuley Boteach but never told him, according to internal NYPD documents obtained by the Tablet website. The Israel Security Agency (Shin Bet) asked the NYPD’s intelligence division to monitor the group in the late 2000s after anti-Boteach […]

19
Jewish Home MK Yonatan "Yoni" Chetboun sees no future for his party's alliance with Yesh Atid.
 

Jewish Home MK: It’s Time to Separate from Yair Lapid

Posted on: September 3rd, 2013

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

The interview is an open announcement of an idea that has been in discussion within Jewish Home for some time now.

The WOW group pray at the Kotel, but Jordan objects.
 

Jordan Calls ‘Women of the Wall’ Prayer Site an ‘Attack on Islam’

Posted on: September 3rd, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

The Women of the Wall was so focused on Haredim that the girls forgot to ask Jordan for permission to pray in their own minyan. Now maybe the WoW will wake up to reality and pray on the Temple Mount.

40
Population
 

8.081 Million Citizens in Israel on Rosh HaShana Eve

Posted on: September 2nd, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

On the eve of Rosh Hashana 5774, the population of the State of Israel stands at 8.081 million people.

5
 

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef Hospitalized Again

Posted on: September 2nd, 2013

News & ViewsJewishHaredim

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, former Chief Sephardic Rabbi and the spiritual leader of the Shas Sephardi party, is in the Intensive Care Unit of Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital, where he is being treated for an infection. He is conscious but is breathing with the help of a respirator. “Rav Ovadia,” as he is popularly known, had […]

2
 

Jewish Institutions Awarded $9 million in Federal Security Grants

Posted on: September 2nd, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

Approximately 90 percent of the $10 million in funding for non-profit organizations announced by the Department of Homeland Security to help nonprofit organizations protect themselves from terrorism went to Jewish institutions this year. The total amount of grants, announced Aug. 29, is slightly up from last year’s $9.7 million, while the total Preparedness Grant Program […]

3
Picture from Facebook page of 'Untold History' violates the social media network's standards but has not been removed
 

Facebook Neglects ‘Community Standards’ for Anti-Semitic Page

Posted on: September 1st, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

Facebook “does not permit hate speech, but distinguishes between serious and humorous speech.” If so, Holocaust denial and praise for Hitler apparently can now be called harmless humor.

61
Haredim on holiday in Tiberias. A family sued a travel agency that misrepresented a hotel package fpr Passover in Tiberias. It ended up being expensive and extremely uncomfortable.
 

Family Sues after Haredim Call them ‘Shiksas’

Posted on: September 1st, 2013

News & ViewsJewishHaredim

Can it be a four-star hotel if you can smell the sewer system from your room?

9
Detroit Federation leader Scott Kaufman was on list of names of ex-felon who amassed arsenal of weapons
 

Jewish Leader Was on List of Possible Mass Murder Victims (Video)

Posted on: September 1st, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

The anti-gun control folks are going to have a tough time with this one: An ex-felon, convicted for murder, stores 18 guns and 40,000 rounds of ammunition and holds a list of Jewish and black targets.

3
Supreme Court Chief Justice Asher Grunis keeps the courts open on Rosh Hashanah.
 

Chief Justice Keeps Israeli Courts Open Rosh Hashanah

Posted on: August 30th, 2013

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

It's a fascinating—and rare—case in which the rights of an individual to a speedy trial clash with the identity of the Jewish state.

9
Sydney University Emeritus Professor Stuart Rees
 

Australian BDS Academics to Foot Legal Costs

Posted on: August 29th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

Shurat HaDin argues that the support of Australian scholars of the BDS movement violates the Australian Racial Discrimination Act.

3
Moti was not properly circumcised back in Shiraz, Iran.
 

Concern: Some Iranian Jews Improperly Circumcised (Video)

Posted on: August 29th, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastIran

It turns out that there exists a less invasive method of circumcision, which does not fully remove the foreskin.

10
Watch the video...
 

Jewish Press Sponsors Republican Mayoral Forum (Video)

Posted on: August 29th, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

The candidates answered questions on bris milah, the cost of yeshiva education, plans for the city’s economy, and Stop and frisk.

Brooklyn DA candidate Ken Thompson in the company of his biggest fans, yeshiva boys in the Catskills bungalows. He accuses the incumbent, Charles Hynes, of using proxies to smear his name in the Jewish community.
 

Brooklyn DA Contender Thompson: I’ll Be Champion of the Orthodox

Posted on: August 28th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishHaredim

"The accusation that I said I’m going to target the Jewish community is an outright lie."

6
Inch'allah, a film depicting a Canadian doctor who finds her sympathies sorely tested while working in the conflict ravaged terrirories, was disqualified at a Jewish festival in Australia.
 

‘Inch’allah’ Pulled from Israeli Film Festival in Australia (See Vid)

Posted on: August 27th, 2013

News & ViewsEye on Palestine

A festival patron demanded the film be pulled because it is "anti-Israeli."

16
speakers_page
 

British Academy Supporting Racist Lecturer Condemned by UK

Posted on: August 26th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

Sept. 11 Canberra conference to feature top 9/11 conspiracy theorist, UN Watch urges British Academy to pull support for Richard Falk's Australia event.

3
British MP George Galloway (center) arriving at the Rafah border crossing in southern Gaza, leading an international aid convoy of more than 500 activists, January 06, 2010.
 

George Galloway Reveals: Israel Behind Chemical Attack (Video)

Posted on: August 25th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

God must have allowed George Galloway to be born so that Israel can have enemies who are idiots. The problem is that God also created other idiots who listen to him, such as Erdogan.

61
There's no God over here, God is around the corner, where the Haredim are davening… WOW chair Anat Hoffman speaking to the press after saying no to the Bennett Plan to build a prayer area outside the Kotel plaza but still adjacent to the Kotel.
 

Women of the Wall Protesting Bennett’s High Holidays Plan

Posted on: August 25th, 2013

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

"Today this affects Women of the Wall but tomorrow it will affect every Israeli and Jew around the world…."

47
 

Leaked Quebec Plan would Ban Kippot on Public Workers

Posted on: August 25th, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

A plan by Quebec’s government to ban “religious symbols,” including the kippa, among public sector workers has elicited worry from religious minorities in the Canadian province. The bill would seek to ban public employees from wearing large Christian crosses or religious headwear such as that worn by Sikhs, Muslims and Jews while at work. Richard […]

4
Page 52 of 262« First...102030...5051525354...607080...Last »
Subsections in News & Views
  • News Briefs (9055)
  • Israel (3663)
  • IDF (833)
  • Settlements (631)
  • Government (536)
  • The "Peace" Process (526)
  • The Knesset (423)
  • Jerusalem (359)
  • Religious & Secular in Israel (330)
  • Religious & Secular in Israel (327)
  • Israeli Arabs (148)
  • Aliyah (107)
  • Boycott (31)
  • The Temple Mount (27)
  • US (2157)
  • NY (470)
  • Florida (12)
  • Jewish (1526)
  • Antisemitism (564)
  • Anti-Israel NGOs (48)
  • Holocaust (233)
  • Haredim (233)
  • Judaism (218)
  • Assimilation (20)
  • Holidays (16)
  • Politics (1222)
  • Terrorism (1221)
  • Eye on Palestine (1151)
  • Palestinian Authority (690)
  • Hamas (260)
  • Middle East (1072)
  • Iran (418)
  • Syria (342)
  • Egypt (250)
  • Hezbollah (109)
  • Turkey (101)
  • Lebanon (72)
  • Saudi Arabia (59)
  • Jordan (41)
  • Gulf States (23)
  • Qatar (11)
  • Iraq (9)
  • Global (926)
  • Europe (567)
  • Russia (91)
  • France (76)
  • Germany (59)
  • European Union (55)
  • UK (54)
  • UN (224)
  • China (7)
  • NATO (6)
  • Canada (2)
  • Religion (675)
  • Photo of the Day (597)
  • Media (397)
  • Arts and Entertainment (87)
  • Islamists (368)
  • On Campus (225)
  • Business and Economy (214)
  • Police (192)
  • The Courts (150)
  • Science and Medicine (131)
  • Local (102)
  • Yori's News Clips (99)
  • Cartoon Rehabilitation Program (6)
  • Sports (98)
  • Archaeology (87)
  • Obituaries (65)
  • Travel (54)
  • Sponsored Article (4)
  • Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/british-lawmaker-rankles-jews-with-tweet-attacking-ariel-sharon/2014/01/20/

    Scan this QR code to visit this page online: