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Hundreds Of Thousands Demonstrate In Jerusalem Against Haredi Draft Bill

An anti-draft rally in Jerusalem this past Sunday, called for by the country’s leading haredi rabbis and billed a Million Man Atzeres (assembly), drew hundreds of thousands of demonstrators.

Bipartisanship Stressed At Annual AIPAC Policy Confab

Expansive outreach, of course, is nothing new for AIPAC. But in the wake of battles over Iran sanctions legislation that pitted the pro-Israel lobbying powerhouse against the White House, many congressional Democrats and liberals more generally, AIPAC’s traditional emphasis on Israel as a bipartisan issue has taken on added urgency.

United Hatzalah Treats Groom Injured Breaking the Glass

Guests at a wedding in Petach Tikvah last night were shocked as the groom did the unthinkable. Towards the end of the wedding ceremony,...

Germany Urged to Resolve Greek Holocaust Ransom Issue

The World Jewish Congress urged Germany to address a request by the Greek Jewish community of Thessaloniki to be paid back for a ransom...

Netanyahu Praises Scarlett Johansson in AIPAC Speech

In his speech at the 2014 American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) conference on Tuesday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu praised Jewish-American actress Scarlett...

No Trial for Austrian Ex-Mayor who Said Jews Deserve Hanging

An Austrian ex-mayor who said journalists and Jews should be hanged will not stand trial for hate speech, prosecutors said. A spokesperson for the public...

Israeli Foreign Ministry Workers Strike

Employees of the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs have gone on a major strike protesting low wages and working conditions. The strike, announced Tuesday, will...

Belgian Athlete who ‘quenelled’ Banned for 10 Games

The European governing body of soccer, UEFA, announced the punishment on Tuesday against Omar Rahou, who made the gesture several times at a European...

Polish Cops Nab Vandal in Jewish Cemetery

Police officers in Poland arrested a man whom they said they had caught desecrating Jewish tombstones. The suspect, who was not named, was arrested last...

Expect Hell’s Fury as Scorned Aide Turns State Witness Against Olmert

Shula Zaken's statements depict a systematic corruption, with Olmert as the core spirit of a bubbling pit of greed.

Fire at IDF Tel Aviv Headquarters

Thick black smoke from the fire can be seen for miles.

IDF Stops Lebanese Terror Group at Golan Border

An IDF force on Wednesday morning identified a terror squad that appeared to be planting an explosive charge near the border perimeter fence in...

Convictions Upheld of Muslim Students Who Harrassed Oren at Irvine

Free speech rights of UC Irvine Muslim students did not trump Amb. Michael Oren's right to speak.

Netanyahu at AIPAC: No Peace without Recognition of Israel as Jewish

Netanyahu called for enhanced sanctions on Iran, despite Obama's objection.

Russia Test-Fires ICBM

Russia test-fired an ICBM on Tuesday, according to Reuters.

Scarlett Johansson 5 Months Pregnant

But she's in no hurry to get married, despite the fact that she's expecting.

British PM Cameron to Visit Israel Next Week

British Prime Minister David Cameron will visit Israel and address the Knesset on March 12. Cameron was originally scheduled to visit Israel in February but...

LA Jewish Cemetery Settles Class-Action Suit for $80.5 Million

A Los Angeles Jewish cemetery accused of dumping remains to make room for new interments has settled a 25,000-person class action lawsuit. Eden Memorial Park...

Israeli Aircraft Strikes Terrorists Preparing Rocket Launch

An Israel Air Force aircraft struck what the Israeli military said were terrorists planning to launch rockets at southern Israel from the Gaza Strip. One...

Family Starts Nonprofit for Cure for Cause of Deaf-Blindness in Jews

Usher Syndrome is a genetic disease that is the leading cause of deaf-blindness in the world, particularly affecting Ashkenazi Jews, 2% of whom carry...

Jerusalem Fire Department Prevents Mega Terror Attack

Firefighters discovered purposely severed gas lines and evacuated 3 buildings.

Haredim Being Drafted – to Ukrainian Army

Will the Haredim escape to Israel before or after the gates are closed.

Minister Accompanying Netanyahu: Settlement Freeze Off the Table

For now, nobody is pushing the 2-state thing. Maybe wait until after the Russian occupation…

Kerry, after Schumer Criticism, Seeks to Allay Skepticism

On Monday, Kerry told AIPAC, “I will continue to staunchly, loudly and unapologetically oppose boycotts of Israel.”

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