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Birthright Expands Eligibility for Free Trips to Israel

The Taglit-Birthright Israel program has expanded eligibility for its free 10-day trips to Israel for Jewish young adults ages 18-26 to include teenagers who...

Peres Demand for ‘Jewish State’ Recognition an Obstacle to Peace

President Shimon Peres has told diplomatic officials that Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's demand that the Palestinian Authority recognize Israel as a “Jewish State” is...

Second Orthodox NY High School Allowing Girls to Don Tefillin

A second Modern Orthodox high school in New York has announced it will permit girls to wear tefillin during prayer. The Ramaz School in Manhattan...

Polls Show No Chance for Obama to Wreck Netanyahu Coalition

Two new polls show that Israel is marching rightward and that the nationalist and religious parties would even be stronger than in the current...

French Jewish Leader Softens Stance on Quenelle Gesture

The president of France’s main Jewish group has toned down his blanket condemnation of the quenelle gesture and said it is not necessarily anti-Semitic. Roger...

Thousands of Illegal African Infiltrators March on 12 Embassies

Thousands of illegal Sudanese and Eritrean illegal infiltrators took their campaign to remain in Israel to 12 embassies in Tel Aviv Wednesday in a...

What Drives Canada’s Staunchly Pro-Israel Prime Minister?

Since his election in 2006, the Conservative prime minister has been full-throated, unapologetic and seemingly indifferent to consequence in his support for Israel.

‘PreOccupied Territory” Satirical News Site Launched

A new satirical new site called “PreOccupied Territory” features a Jewish and Israeli perspective on news around the world as seen by journalist David...

Kerry Intent On Issuing Israel-PA Memorandum Of Understanding

JERUSALEM – Despite Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’s refusal to accept Israel as a Jewish state and no apparent movement on key issues such as settlement construction, Secretary of State Kerry seems determined to issue a memorandum of understanding at a summit meeting scheduled for next week with Israeli, Palestinian and Jordanian leaders in Aqaba.

Syrian Opposition Leader Compares Assad Regime with Nazis

Recently published photographs of people allegedly tortured by the regime of Syrian President Bassar al-Assad brought out the Nazi comparisons Wednesday by Syrian opposition...

Israel Arrests Jihad Cell that Planned Attack on US Embassy

Al Qaeda operates in Judea and Samaria through the Internet in Gaza.

Three Dead in Kiev Protests (Video)

Police shot and killed two three protesters in violent clashes on Wednesday between stick-wielding demonstrators and security forces in Kiev, the capital of the...

Major 1,500-Year-Old Church and Mosaic Discovered

This archaeological discovery will save Jews from living in homes built over the remains of a church.

NYC Drops Suit against Hasidic Stores over Dress Code

New York City has dropped a lawsuit against Hasidic-owned stores that posted a dress code for shoppers. The New York City Human Rights Commission reached...

Canadian News Reporter Openly Advocates Palestinian ‘Right of Return’

In reality, there were only 700,000 displaced Palestinians following Israel’s 1948 war of Independence.

Harper, Netanyahu Meet Chabad Rabbis

Canadian Chabad rabbis accompanied Harper on his trip.

Swastika Adorns California Politician’s Head in Hate Fliers

"That symbol on anyone's head is anti-Semitic," said Libby Schaaf. Her father was born Jewish and she is proud of her Jewish heritage.

IDF Eliminates Gazan Terrorist Responsible for Recent Attacks

The IDF successfully targeted the PFLP terrorist who was responsible for rocket attacks during Sharon's funeral as well as other terrorist attacks.

UNESCO: Postponing ‘Jewish Connection to Israel’ Exhibit to June

You'd never know from UNESCO's "postponement" announcement that the exhibition was called off because of Arab pressure, rather than because the exhibition wasn't ready.

Harper Catches Anti-Israel Media Bias Red-Handed

Israel should hire Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper as its ambassador to the world.

Religious Zionists Target Yiddish Speaking Haredim for Aliyah (Video)

Yiddish messages rooted in Jewish liturgy and Biblical texts encouraging Jews to make Aliyah.

Italians Help Israel Protect Historic Sites in Holy Land

A special monitoring system run by the University of Padova in Italy has been installed in the Tower of David heritage site as part...

Jewish Councilwoman in Oakland Targeted with Swastikas

Fliers hung in the Oakland, Calif., Montclair  neighborhood of Jewish city councilwoman Libby Schaaf show a swastika drawn on her forehead. The fliers hung district...

Larry King Teams Up with Technion to Promote Israeli High Tech

Former CNN host Larry King and the Haifa-based Technion Institute are establishing the Israel Silicon Valley Chambers of Commerce to promote Israeli high tech...

Netanyahu to Address Davos Forum on ‘Israel – Innovation Nation’

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu will travel Wednesday to the 2014 World Economic Forum in Davos, where he will deliver an address under the heading...

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