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Adina Bar Shalom with her father, Shas spiritual leader Rabbi Ovadia Yosef.

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef zt’l’s Daughter Invited to Join Yesh Atid

Adina Bar Shalom's father was the Spiritual Leader of the Sephardic religious Shas Party.

Minister Kara Invites Saudi Mufti to Visit Israel

The mufti said fighting against Israel was inappropriate and that Hamas was a "terror organization."

Knesset Gives Preliminary Approval to Turning to Halacha in Absence of Clear Laws

The notion presented by the authors of the bill that Jewish halacha is a well-defined body of law, a streamlined set of answers to judicial questions, if you will, is absurd.

President Rivlin to GA: Wall of Tears and Joy Now Symbol of Division, Disagreement

“The State of Israel was, and will always be, the home of every Jew: Orthodox, Reform, Conservative, secular, traditional, Ashkenazi, Sephardi. Jews. We are all one people, and Israel is dear to all of us.”

Actor Will Smith Slips in Quietly to Visit Western Wall, Jerusalem

Actor Will Smith told reporters the Western Wall is "very spiritual, very powerful" and he feels "honored to be here."

Knesset Debates Complaints that Restaurants Employing Olim Lose Kosher Certification

'According to the Halacha, only the person who cooks the food must be Jewish; the other workers do not have to be Jewish.'

Police Replaced Temple Mount Cameras

Cameras and metal detectors were installed following the terror murder of two Israeli policemen by three Israeli Arabs on July 14.

Gaza Terror Groups Reject UNRWA Changes to School Curriculum

Gaza terror factions said UNRWA should not meddle with the school curriculum and should teach it with no changes.

Israeli, Russian State Libraries To Digitize Collection of Rare Hebrew Manuscripts

Three generations of the Günzburg family amassed one of the largest private collections of Hebrew books and manuscripts in Europe.

Seven Arrested Over Golan Heights Riot

Druze residents in the Golan Heights maintain a complicated relationship with Israel.

UPDATE: Shooter Killed, Wounded Most of Church Congregation Attended by In-Laws in Tiny Texas...

"We pray to God for all of the wounded, and the families of the victims. We will never, ever leave their side."

Saudi Princes Arrested in Purge, Missile Intercepted Over Riyadh

Within hours of the dismissals, the Saudi military intercepted a ballistic missile over Riyadh.

For Reform the B in BDS Spells Bibi

The Reform movement will not meet Netanyahu before he gives back their share of the Western Wall.

Thousands Mark Passing of Biblical Matriarch Rachel

The passing of Rachel is marked on the 11th day in the Hebrew month of Heshvan on the Jewish calendar.

Whatsapp Co-Founder Jan Koum Posts ‘Hatikvah’ to Honor Israeli Judokas

Unfazed, Tal and Gili sang the words to Hatikva from their places on the dais, where spectators could see, regardless of the noise on the speakers.

Israeli Hospital Training Spiritual Escorts for Patients

"The studies are not frontal in the sense of lectures, but include a lot of self-observation, and assimilation of materials in a practical and experiential way."

Pope Francis Invited to Launch Major Italian Cycling Race in Israel

'Being a sportsman implies competing with honor and respecting one’s opponents, irrespective of the outcome.'

George Washington Church Plaque Latest Victim of US War over Historic Statues

The parish wrote that the plaque honoring President George Washington made some people feel unsafe and unwelcome!

Jews in Israel Started Asking for Rain

Jews in the diaspora wait 60 days, until December 5 or 6, depending on whether February has 28 or 29 days, to begin their own appeal for rain.

Haredi Hospital Sued for Refusing Fertility Treatments to Unmarried Woman

This is the first time an Israeli court has approved a class action against a hospital.

Egypt Denies UNESCO Lists Alexandria’s Eliyahu HaNavi Synagogue as ‘Endangered’ World Heritage Site

“The Egyptian government gives equal importance to all its monuments and heritage sites, whether Ancient Egyptian, Jewish, Coptic or Islamic.”

Zionism and Judaism are Inseparable in American Zionist Shabbat Initiative

"If Zionism is a dirty word then Judaism must be likewise, because all of our Jewish sources, tradition and culture revolve around Israel, it is impossible to separate one from the other."

Watch: Hundreds Participate in Hareidi ‘Day of Rage’

The demonstrations were sparked by the arrest of two yeshiva students who refused to appear at the IDF enlistment office.

Watch: British Neo-Nazi Comes Out as Gay, Jewish

What turned him around, he confessed, was the way his own extremist brothers (and sisters) were treating him for being gay.

Israel’s Civil Administration Approves New Housing in Hebron’s Hezkiah Quarter

The Arab municipality of Hebron plans to challenge the project in Israel’s Supreme Court.

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