web analytics
November 29, 2014 / 7 Kislev, 5775
At a Glance
News & Views
Home » News & Views
112814 FINAL
click for
eEdition
Rain Provides Signs that Israelis Are in Good Hands
Sponsored Post
IDC Herzliya Campus A Day on Campus

To mark IDC Herzliya’s 20th anniversary, we spent a day following Prof. Uriel Reichman, IDC’s founder and president, and Jonathan Davis, VP for External Relations, around its delightful campus.



News & Views
Standing in front of the home of Valerie and Paul Keller in Reno, Nevada, President Obama on Friday called on Congress to cut red tape and make it simpler for homeowners to refinance. The president's numbers on the economy are tanking.
 

Posted on: May 13th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Saturday shows Mitt Romney getting 50% of the vote while President Obama received only 42%. This was the third time to date that Republican challenger crossed the 50% threshold against the president in Rasmussen’ Poll.

 

Posted on: May 12th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

UPI reports that Four shows by French comedian Dieudonne M’bala M’bala in Montreal have been canceled, as a result of protests by Jewish groups. M’bala was scheduled to perform at the Corona Theatre starting Monday, but the theater announced on Friday that the shows were canceled “due to contractual conflicts.” Promoter Evenko, who booked the […]

 

Posted on: May 12th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has congratulated Russian President Vladimir Putin on his victory in the presidential election, the Kremlin said in a statement on Saturday. “During a telephone conversation, the two leaders outlined the prospects for future contacts,” the statement read. According to the Kremlin, Putin and Ahmadinejad expressed readiness to help enhance cooperation between […]

 

Posted on: May 12th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

The Palestinian news agency Ma’an reports that around 38,000 people in the Palestinian Authority on Saturday took exams to become public school teachers. The exams are highly competitive, and the Palestinian Authority ministry of education will select only 1,400 candidates to fill vacant teaching positions in its schools. The exams started at 10 a.m. in […]

 

Posted on: May 12th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Israeli President Shimon Peres successfully underwent surgery to treat a hernia. Peres underwent the surgery on Friday at the Sheba Medical Center in Tel Hashomer. Doctors say that the surgery was successful and that Peres is feeling well. The hernia was discovered in Peres’ abdomen during his recent state visit to Canada.

 

Posted on: May 12th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Brooklyn’s district attorney has inflated the results of a program for combating child sexual abuse in the Haredi Orthodox community, a New York Times investigation concluded. The Kol Tzedek program was launched in 2009 by the district attorney’s office in order to combat sexual abuse in Brooklyn’s large Haredi community and encourage reporting of such […]

al-Asiri has been targeted by at least one drone strike but so far has survived.
 

Posted on: May 11th, 2012

InDepth

Ibrahim Hassan Tali al-Asiri is a 28 year old Saudi citizen now living in Yemen who is expert at creating bombs that can elude detection and penetrate airport security. He is the maker of two near miss underwear bombs as well as other hidden small devices including a bomb placed in his own brother’s body […]

 

Posted on: May 11th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Polish director Roman Polanski’s next film will be a political thriller based on the Dreyfus Affair. The acclaimed director announced Wednesday that the new film, titled "D," will reunite the team that produced his award-winning film "Ghost Writer."

Playing nice: Prime Minister Netanyahu shaking hands with PA President Abbas, under the supervision of Secretary of State Clinton in Washington, DC, September 2010.
 

Posted on: May 11th, 2012

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

Early this week, the Obama administration was ready to give up on its "haggling" with Netanyahu's government, abandoning its effort to renew the freezing of Jewish settlement construction. Then came the Netanyahu-Mofaz deal, guaranteeing the PM the support of 94 MKs. Hours later, a call came from Secretary of State Clinton, urging Netanyahu to use his new clout to advance the two-state solution.

Morning prayer during a trip to the Himalayas, organized by Chabad of Dharamsala, India. Rabbi Hanan Herbst was detained for interrogation at Ben Gurion upon returning from India.
 

Posted on: May 11th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Chabad emissary Rabbi Hanan Herbst returned with his wife and children Thursday morning from half a year of outreach work in India and was arrested at Ben-Gurion airport in Lod. Herbst learned that the investigation concerned the publication of articles supposedly calling for violence, in “HaKol HaYehudi” ("The Jewish Voice") more than a year ago.

Mekhi Phifer ('ER') Checks Out the Cobra
 

Posted on: May 11th, 2012

News & ViewsPhoto of the Day

Mekhi Phifer is no stranger to fake action, having portrayed Dr. Greg Pratt on NBC’s medical drama “ER,” FBI agent Ben Reynolds on Fox’s “Lie to Me,” and CIA agent Rex Matheson in “Torchwood: Miracle Day.” This week, Mekhi had a rare opportunity to try the reral thing, on a vist to an IAF base […]

 

Posted on: May 10th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

The Daily Caller reports that Governor Mitt Romney is quickly consolidating the Republican base to support him in November. His speech this weekend at Liberty University illustrates provides an opportunity for Romney to get closer to a segment of the Right which may instinctively be repelled by the candidate’s Mormon affiliation. Liberty University is the […]

 

Posted on: May 10th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Israel’s Cabinet will meet in a special session to discuss legalizing the Ulpana Hill Neighborhood in Judea and Samaria, in response to a Supreme Court ruling calling for its demolition. The meeting will be held Friday, a day after National Union faction leader Ya’akov Katz (Ketzaleh) and Zevulun Orlev of the Jewish Home faction each […]

Rabbi (r.) and Mrs. (l.) David Fuld with Professor Ephrat Levy Lahad (c.) in Shaarei Tzedek's PGD laboratory
 

Posted on: May 10th, 2012

SectionsHealth and Living

"Be fruitful and multiply" (Genesis 1:28) says God in his first command to humanity. Thanks to the vision and donations of Rabbi David and Anita Fuld, Shaarei Tzedek is the world leader in helping families who would otherwise never even dream of having healthy children.

1
Stop-over refreshment station
 

Posted on: May 10th, 2012

News & ViewsIsrael

To properly combat thThe phenomenon of tired drivers on Lag Ba'Omer, police officers from the Jordan Valley region, in conjunction with volunteers and the local municipality, have initiated a stop-over refreshment station on one of the main routes from Meron.

Egyptian Cleric Safwat Higazi
 

Posted on: May 10th, 2012

News & ViewsGlobal

Cleric Safwat Higazi: "Our capital shall not be Cairo, Mecca, or Medina. It shall be Jerusalem, Allah willing. Our cry shall be: 'Millions of martyrs march toward Jerusalem! Millions of martyrs march toward Jerusalem!"

10
An apartment in Israel 's northern city of Kiryat Shmona, minutes after an Hezbollah rocket attack during the 2006 Second Lebanese War. IDF Intelligence has been reassessing the threat to Israel as political realities shift rapidly in the region.
 

Posted on: May 10th, 2012

News & ViewsIsraelIDF

The regional instability has changed Israel's security outlook in a number of ways, said Chief Intelligence Officer Brigadier General Ariel Karo, most notably in recent months in the Sinai Peninsula. Moreover, he said, the nature of the IDF's enemies is not always entirely clear, with the lines between military and terrorist groups blurred.

Muslim women in Gaza
 

Posted on: May 10th, 2012

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

Hamas's Islamic Endowment Ministry has been known to deploy a special committee known as the Propagation of Virtue and Prevention of Vice to enforce Muslim codes of behavior. Members preach at public places to warn of the dangers of immodest dress, card playing and dating.

A formation of UFOs in Israel's sky, Wednesday night.
 

Posted on: May 10th, 2012

News & ViewsIsrael

Moti Gaber, a resident of Kfar Yonah, a suburb of Netanya, Israel, was coming home with his son Wednesday night around 8:00 from the Lag Ba'Omer festivities, when he saw something quite literally out of this world.

26
 

Posted on: May 10th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Celebrity hairstylist Vidal Sassoon, who was committed to fighting anti-Semitism and fought in Israel’s War of Independence, has died. Sassoon died Wednesday in his Los Angeles home. He was 84. He had been battling leukemia, according to the Los Angeles Times. In 1982, he established the Vidal Sassoon International Center for the Study of Anti-Semitism […]

Page 651 of 1,874« First...102030...649650651652653...660670680...Last »
Subsections in News & Views
  • News Briefs (12,486)
  • Israel (5,120)
  • IDF (1,523)
  • Government (909)
  • Settlements (801)
  • Jerusalem (801)
  • The "Peace" Process (704)
  • The Knesset (530)
  • Israeli Arabs (436)
  • Religious & Secular in Israel (351)
  • Religious & Secular in Israel (342)
  • The Temple Mount (140)
  • Aliyah (136)
  • #EyalGiladNaftali (86)
  • Boycott (77)
  • Druze (17)
  • Judea & Samaria (7)
  • Bedouin (3)
  • US (2,712)
  • NY (546)
  • Florida (23)
  • Terrorism (2,339)
  • Rockets from Gaza (493)
  • Intifada (242)
  • Jewish (1,803)
  • Antisemitism (819)
  • Anti-Israel NGOs (54)
  • Judaism (315)
  • Haredim (285)
  • Holocaust (276)
  • Holidays (52)
  • Assimilation (34)
  • Chabad (3)
  • Eye on "Palestine" (1,574)
  • Palestinian Authority (1,307)
  • Hamas (1,189)
  • Gaza (743)
  • Pallywood (17)
  • Politics (1,446)
  • Middle East (1,191)
  • Syria (531)
  • Iran (496)
  • Egypt (354)
  • ISIS (185)
  • Turkey (172)
  • Hezbollah (160)
  • Lebanon (139)
  • Jordan (83)
  • Saudi Arabia (76)
  • Iraq (75)
  • Qatar (40)
  • Gulf States (32)
  • North African States (10)
  • Kurdistan (7)
  • Global (1,080)
  • Europe (670)
  • France (128)
  • Russia (121)
  • European Union (119)
  • UK (112)
  • Germany (90)
  • Ukraine (22)
  • UN (350)
  • Canada (20)
  • China (18)
  • Australia (18)
  • Africa (17)
  • Aisa (11)
  • NATO (9)
  • Photo of the Day (785)
  • Religion (780)
  • Islamists (629)
  • Media (458)
  • Arts and Entertainment (132)
  • Police and Crime (352)
  • Business and Economy (343)
  • On Campus / Education (291)
  • Science, Tech and Medicine (204)
  • Local (203)
  • The Courts (175)
  • Sports (116)
  • Archaeology (103)
  • Yori's News Clips (99)
  • Cartoon Rehabilitation Program (6)
  • Obituaries (96)
  • Travel (82)
  • Sponsored Article (7)
  • Elections (6)
  • Chessed and Tzedaka (4)
  • Weather (3)
  • Polls (1)
  • Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/israel/meet-the-bureaucrat-who-decides-who-can-marry-in-israel/2014/01/08/

    Scan this QR code to visit this page online: