web analytics
May 30, 2016 / 22 Iyar, 5776
News & Views
Home » News & Views
052716 FINAL
click for
eEdition
The Fire of Kabbalah & A Political Firestorm
 
Indictments Filed for Teen Terrorists Who Attacked Elderly Jewish Women

May 30, 2016 - 12:23 PM
 
Ipsos Survey: One Third of Americans Support Boycotting Israel

May 30, 2016 - 12:22 PM
 
New Film Depicts Arab Queers as Bridge to Peace [video]

May 30, 2016 - 11:34 AM
 
Bennett Coalition Crisis Averted, Liberman (Still) to Be Defense Minister

May 30, 2016 - 11:23 AM
 
1 Wounded in Evening Terror Attack on Jerusalem Bus

May 30, 2016 - 9:58 AM
 
Shabak Issues Last Administrative Detention Order Before Lieberman Takes Over

May 30, 2016 - 9:43 AM
 
Israel Helps Sri Lanka After Deadly Landslides

May 30, 2016 - 2:00 AM
 
Report: Between 700 and 900 Immigrants Died at Sea Last week

May 29, 2016 - 10:37 PM
 
Is Ismail Haniyeh Dead Yet?

May 29, 2016 - 9:57 PM
 
Russia to Return Israeli Tank Captured 34 Years Ago in the Battle of Sultan Yacoub

May 29, 2016 - 9:05 PM
 
This Day in History: Prime Minister Netanyahu Wins in Direct Elections

May 29, 2016 - 8:06 PM
 
Terrorist Arrested After Throwing Firebomb Bag Into Kochav Yaacov

May 29, 2016 - 7:37 PM
 
Jordan’s King Dissolves Parliament, Stifles Riots Over Approval of Israeli Investment

May 29, 2016 - 4:41 PM
 
École Polytechnique and the Weizmann Institute of Science Sign Cooperation Agreement

May 29, 2016 - 3:58 PM
 
Report: Police Recommend Indicting Sara Netanyahu over PM’s Residence Charges

May 29, 2016 - 2:25 PM
 
Report: German Culture Minister Backs Jewish Delegate For Art Restitution Commission

May 29, 2016 - 1:56 PM
 
Corbyn Never Bothered to Answer Herzog’s Letter on Labour Anti-Semitism

May 29, 2016 - 1:39 PM
 
Joint Israeli Security Team Captures Hamas Terrorist Cell Behind Fiery Jerusalem Bus Bombing

May 29, 2016 - 1:25 PM
 
One Injured in Stonethrowing Near Tekoa

May 29, 2016 - 1:04 PM
 
IDF Sets Up Emergency Roadside Location Markers, Don’t Tell the Police

May 29, 2016 - 12:55 PM
 
World Health Organization Names Israel as Sole Abuser of Health Rights

May 29, 2016 - 12:48 PM
 
NJ Resident Convicted of Setting Fire to Synagogue, Rabbi’s Home

May 29, 2016 - 12:39 PM
 
Shaked Drops Bomb: Habayit Hayehudi Ready for New Elections

May 29, 2016 - 12:08 PM
 
Kulanu’s Leftwing Trend Continues: Housing Minister Supports Settlements Freeze

May 29, 2016 - 11:04 AM
 
Kahlon Says Netanyahu’s Coalition Safe – for Now

May 29, 2016 - 10:20 AM
 
Egypt’s Chief Cleric Scolds Israel Over Nude Dancers in Holy City of Jerusalem

May 28, 2016 - 11:34 PM
 
1,000 at Funeral for Hebron Terrorist, Hundreds Cry ‘Allahu Akbar!’

May 28, 2016 - 10:37 PM
 
Lebanese News Outlet Confirms Hezbollah Digging Tunnels on Israel’s Northern Border

May 28, 2016 - 9:41 PM
Sponsored Post
SUN Bat Yam Mixing Business with Pleasure

Sun Bat Yam is a spectacular new seaside real estate project combining tourism with real estate investment.



News & Views
JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: July 8th, 2012

News & ViewsIsrael

IBM in Haifa is developing a a new augmented-reality mobile shopping app to enable retailers to personalize customers’ shopping experiences from their smart phones and tablets.

Netzah Yehuda battalion IDF
 

Posted on: July 8th, 2012

News & ViewsIsraelIDF & Security

As the deadline for the renewal of the Tal Law approaches and tens of thousands of people rallied to demand that all citizens of Israel perform national service, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu convened a meeting of the Likud Knesset faction to discuss ways to include Hareidim in national and military service. With his party in agreement, the prime minister is on his way to drafting new legislation.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: July 8th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

In an Arab rock throwing incident Sunday morning near Michmas in the Binyamin region, three cars were damaged and two Israelis were injured. One of the injured was treated on site, the second was transported to Hadassah-Har Tzofim hospital for treatment. Jewish Press News Briefs

UNHRC president, Uruguay Ambassador Laura Dupuy Lasserre.
 

Posted on: July 8th, 2012

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

UNHRC on Friday named three women to the panel, one accused Israel of "total discrimination," another's sister served on the Goldstone commission.

8
A Helping Hand
 

Posted on: July 8th, 2012

News & ViewsPhoto of the Day

Soldiers from the Home Front Command Search and Rescue Unit practice saving civilians trapped under a collapsed building in Zikim, the Home Front Command’s training base. The Israeli Home Front Command (Hebrew: Pikud Ha’Oref) is an IDF regional command, created in February 1992 following the Gulf War, in which civilian population centers faced significant enemy […]

Some 35,000 people rallied in Tel Aviv urging government to enact universal draft legislation.
 

Posted on: July 8th, 2012

News & ViewsIsraelIDF & Security

Keynote speaker former GSS chief Yuval Diskin said: "I served this country for thirty-seven years with love and with hope, and throughout these long years I did not even once, even for one moment, feel that I was a sucker. When I joined, almost everyone enlisted, but when I got out I discovered that we are close to the point where almost no one is enlisting. And that's the whole story."

7
JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: July 8th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

On Saturday Night, July 8th, the 10,000 person signed the petition against the German court’s ban on Brit Mila. The petition can be found here: http://www.jewishpress.com/petition-against-germanys-ban-on-brit-milah/ Members of the JewishPress.com staff plan to present the petition to the German Embassy in Israel this week. Jewish Press News Briefs

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: July 7th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Milan’s Jewish community has condemned a meeting of European extreme right-wing movements held at a Milan hotel Friday and Saturday. In a statement, the Milan Jewish community expressed “alarm” at the meeting, which is to include representatives of  Hungary’s Jobbik Party, the French National Front and Britain’s British National Party, among others. They all form […]

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: July 7th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

The United Nations’ top human rights body has appointed three independent experts to conduct a fact-finding mission on how Israel’s Jewish settlements affect Palestinians. The president of the U.N. Human Rights Council, Uruguay Ambassador Laura Dupuy Lasserre, on Friday named three women to the panel, The Associated Press reported. Dupuy Lasserre said their mission will […]

2
JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: July 7th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Four students were fined for throwing raw eggs and shouting anti-Semitic taunts at groups of Jews in Northwest London. The students were each fined $642, some of which will be paid in compensation to their victims, the London Jewish Chronicle reported. Each was convicted of using religiously aggravated and insulting words likely to cause alarm […]

3
JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: July 6th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Update #2: Motion to reconsider – Failed ——————- Update #1: A motion to reconsider the BDS divestment from Israel vote has been made and seconded at the Presbyterian General Assembly. Now it only needs a simple majority. Jewish Press News Briefs

1
Rabbi Lynn Gottlieb spearheaded the failed effort to boycott three U.S. companies doing business with Israel.
 

Posted on: July 6th, 2012

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

Once again, the BDS movement did not have a victory to claim. But we must not ignore Jewish organizations and individuals dreaming of strangling Israel's economy.

12
American billionaire businessman Sheldon Gary Adelson and his wife Miriam.
 

Posted on: July 6th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

NJDC President David Harris says Sheldon Adelson's money is bad because the casino magnate approved of prostitution at his China properties.

6
Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton in transit.
 

Posted on: July 6th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

The announcement of Clinton's visit comes just after news earlier this week that Mitt Romney, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, would visit Israel this summer. "As part of her ongoing consultations with senior Palestinian and Israeli leaders, the Secretary will also meet with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas" – in Paris. But the State Dept. is vague on a meeting with newly elected Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi.

1
JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: July 6th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Rabbi Pesach Lerner will step down as head of the National Council of Young Israel, the organization said. Lerner decided not to resume his role as executive vice president of the organization – a position he has held for more than 20 years – following a six-month working sabbatical, Young Israel said in a statement […]

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: July 6th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

The AP reported that on Thursday night, the largest Presbyterian group in the United States rejected by a razor-thin margin a proposal to divest from three companies that do business with Israel. According to AP, the Presbyterian General Assembly voted 333-331, with two abstentions, against the divestment plan. The assembly voted instead in favor of […]

Turning the Public into Private
 

Posted on: July 6th, 2012

News & ViewsPhoto of the Day

A Haredi man stands on a ladder to hang the Eruv wire, near the Gilo neighborhood in south Jerusalem, on a Friday. An Eruv Techumim (mixing of boundaries) is a legal fiction that transforms areas from public into private, depending on some prerequisite conditions. Once the Eruv is up, it is permissible for Jews to […]

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: July 6th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Libby Kahane, widow of Rabbi Meir Kahane HY”D, was questioned by police this week after her grandson, Meir Ettinger broke his bail conditions last Shabbat. Ettinger has been under house arrest for several months after being indicted approximately six months ago on charges that he gathered information on IDF troop movements in order to block […]

2
Jeremy Gimpel and Ari Abramowitz
 

Posted on: July 5th, 2012

News & ViewsPolitics

Jeremy Gimpel and Ari Abramowitz gave a Bayit Yehudi Party and many "Anglos" showed up. It started up looking too much like a late-night TV show, but then it got more interesting when they brought out two of the candidates running for head of the party: Naftali Bennett and Daniel Hershkowitz took the stage and started dreaming in earnest.

5
Ozar Hatorah students during a trip to Israel a few years ago.
 

Posted on: July 5th, 2012

News & ViewsGlobal

A 17 year-old student from the Ozar Hatorah school in Toulouse, where gunman Mohammed Merah murdered three children and an administrator last March, was attacked violently on a train Wednesday night in Lyon, according to the French Interior Ministry. Neither of the perpetrator has been summoned for questioning on Thursday morning, after having been caught by the train’s controller.

2
Subsections in News & Views
  • News Briefs (20,136)
  • Israel (8,275)
  • IDF & Security (3,252)
  • Government (2,085)
  • Jerusalem (1,704)
  • Settlements (1,164)
  • Judea & Samaria (1,031)
  • The Knesset (1,008)
  • The "Peace" Process (974)
  • Israeli Arabs (904)
  • Religious & Secular in Israel (559)
  • Religious & Secular in Israel (410)
  • The Temple Mount (366)
  • Boycott (231)
  • Aliyah (225)
  • #EyalGiladNaftali (93)
  • Druze (62)
  • Bedouin (46)
  • US (4,354)
  • NY (740)
  • Florida (32)
  • Terrorism (4,233)
  • Intifada (981)
  • Rockets from Gaza (608)
  • Politics (2,718)
  • Jewish (2,585)
  • Antisemitism (1,331)
  • Anti-Israel NGOs (113)
  • Judaism (684)
  • Haredim & Hassidim (454)
  • Holocaust (411)
  • Holidays (181)
  • Interfaith Relations (118)
  • Assimilation (102)
  • Chabad (61)
  • Xian Missionizing (6)
  • Eye on "Palestine" (2,313)
  • Palestinian Authority (2,212)
  • Hamas (1,927)
  • Gaza (1,182)
  • Pallywood (45)
  • Middle East (1,697)
  • Iran (1,162)
  • Syria (931)
  • ISIS (678)
  • Egypt (535)
  • Sinai (7)
  • Hezbollah (347)
  • Turkey (325)
  • Lebanon (279)
  • Jordan (189)
  • Iraq (183)
  • Saudi Arabia (177)
  • Gulf States (80)
  • Qatar (59)
  • North African States (53)
  • Kurdistan (23)
  • Yemen (22)
  • Global (1,499)
  • Europe (993)
  • France (443)
  • European Union (342)
  • Russia (338)
  • UK (325)
  • Germany (238)
  • Ukraine (46)
  • Eastern Europe (36)
  • UN (616)
  • China (78)
  • Asia (71)
  • Canada (63)
  • Africa (61)
  • Australia (47)
  • NATO (35)
  • South America (34)
  • Central America (3)
  • Islamists (1,335)
  • Police and Crime (1,281)
  • Religion (1,233)
  • Photo of the Day (1,198)
  • Business and Economy (853)
  • Media (707)
  • Arts and Entertainment (264)
  • On Campus / Education (499)
  • Science and Tech (489)
  • Elections (465)
  • The Courts (440)
  • Local (415)
  • Travel (210)
  • Obituaries (202)
  • Archaeology (196)
  • Sports (190)
  • Health and Medicine (151)
  • Yori's News Clips (99)
  • Cartoon Rehabilitation Program (6)
  • Weather (90)
  • History (66)
  • Chessed and Tzedaka (50)
  • Sponsored Article (10)
  • Polls (3)
  • Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/polls-news/poll-fellow-jews-do-you-celebrate-thanksgiving/2014/11/27/

    Scan this QR code to visit this page online: