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Dutch City Begins Restoring Ancient Mikvah

29 Tevet 5773 – January 10, 2013
The Dutch city of Venlo began restoring a recently discovered mikvah -- the oldest proof of Jewish life in the country.

Italy Issues Guidelines for Dealing with Anti-Semitism at Soccer Matches

New guidelines issued by the Italian Interior Ministry govern how police may halt or interrupt a soccer match because of racist or anti-Semitic behavior by fans or on the pitch.

Orthodox Jewish Parents Of FL Teen File Motion to Keep Her on Life Support

The Orthodox Jewish parents of a Florida Jewish teen on life support have filed a motion in court to prevent the hospital from removing life-sustaining machines.

Maverick Rabbi Amnon Yitzhak Gets 4 Seats in New Poll

The Sephardi Haredi party Shas, who had reached as many as 12 seats, are down to 9 in this survey.

British Music Promoter Fined for Anti-Semitic Tirade

A British music promoter reportedly has admitted making anti-Semitic remarks toward a Jewish lawmaker. Philip Hayes, 53, from Liverpool, received a $190 fine for launching...

JPost Misrepresents Bennett’s Quote on JewishPress.com

On Thursday morning, the Jerusalem Post ran a story by Gil Hoffman, titled: "Bennett doesn’t yet favor end to US aid." JPost gets it wrong.

Car Exploded Next to Bus near IDF Central Command in Tel Aviv

A car that was parked on Menachem Begin Street, near the Azrieli Towers, a short distance from the IDF central command, exploded as a...

Updated: Car Explodes Near Tel Aviv Bus

Two suspects have been arrested in conjunction with an apparent assassination attempt against alleged underworld figure Nissim Halperon (Alperon).  It is the eighth attempt on life. On Jabotinky Street...

Palestinians Build Symbol of Hate on Temple Mount

Palestinians evil ambitions are not even constrained on the holiest site to Judaism.

Archaeological Discovery Sheds Light on the Mystery of Shiloh

An uncovered broken clay pitcher embedded in a layer of reddish ashes completes the story of the devastation of Shiloh.

Obama to Nominate Frum Chief of Staff for Treasury

28 Tevet 5773 – January 9, 2013
There are those who think a politician cannot be charged with anti-Semitism or anti-Zionism if the politician appoints Jews or Israelis to high positions....

Israeli High-Tech Companies Earn Massive Profits in 2012

Israeli high-tech companies earned massive profits in 2012, being purchased for a total of $5.5 billion.

Saudi Man Arrested For Seeking Jewish Wife

A Saudi Arabian man was arrested near the Grand Mosque in Mecca after local police discovered papers indicating that he was seeking a Jewish bride.

“Grand Rabbi” Dress-Up Available at Walmart

Jewish children who want to dress up as a "Jewish Grand Rabbi" or "Jewish Mother Rachel" can now do so, thanks to Walmart

Israel Election Commercials (Videos)

A selection of videos from the Israeli election commercials.

Hagel, Amid Criticism Over Israel Views, Nominated For Defense Secretary

President Obama on Monday nominated former Nebraska senator Chuck Hagel, who has been criticized by Democrats and Republicans alike for his record on Israel, as his new secretary of defense.

Northern Israeli Hospitals Prep For Possible Syrian Chemical Attack

JERUSALEM – Reports are surfacing that Iranian Revolutionary Guard commanders are using the services of 5,000 Shiite Hizbullah soldiers to defend Syrian President Bashar Assad’s regime against a growing number of anti-government rebel forces. In response, high-ranking American, NATO and Israeli generals have been quietly moving special operations personnel and equipment into the region in order to thwart possible chemical attacks against Israel, Turkey and Jordan.

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