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Towering Crane Collapses on Mecca’s Grand Mosque

At least 107 people are dead and hundreds more are wounded after a crane collapsed Friday at the Grand Mosque in Mecca.

Arabs Hurl Rocks at Couple w/ Baby Near Jerusalem’s Flower Gate

A couple with their baby were protected by Shomrim when attacked by Arabs in the Old City of Jerusalem on Saturday night.

Yeshiva University President Richard Joel Announces Retirement

Yeshiva University President Richard Joel announces his retirement in 2018; earlier if a successor can be found.

Jewish Teen Punched in the Face by Anti-Semite in Paris

A Jewish teen was punched in the face and called a "dirty Jew" in Paris on Tuesday.

Joyous Bnei Brak Parade Celebrates Israel’s Shmitah Farmers

Thousands came to honor Israel's Shmitah farmers at a parade in Bnei Brak on Wednesday. They celebrated into the night.

Israeli Pavilion to Close at IBC 2015 for Sabbath, Rosh Hashana

The Israel Pavilion at IBC 2015 in Amsterdam will close for Sabbath and Rosh Hashana, Economy Minister Arye Deri announced.

New Torah Commemorates Life of Fallen IDF Soldier

A new Torah scroll "comes home" to Nitvei Yochai Synagogue in the name of IDF Cpt. Yochai Klengel, z'l.

Religious Zionist ‘ Tzohar’ Group Launches ‘Listening Together for Shofar’

The 'Tzohar' organization is launching a new project to encourage secular Jews to 'listen together' to shofar blowing on Rosh Hashana.

‘Catch-22″ Comes to the Temple Mount

A rally for Jewish rights on Temple Mount will take place miles away.

President Rivlin Flies to the Vatican

Pope Francis invited the President of Israel for his first official visit to the Vatican.

Netanyahu’s Grandfather’s Tombstone Smashed in Mount of Olives Arab Desecration

Arab vandals smashed and burned tombstones, bushes and trees in the ancient Mount of Olives cemetery Tuesday night.

Researchers Ponder World’s Oldest Qur’an – Is It Older Than Mohammad?

Fragile pages of possibly the world's oldest Qur'an could pre-date the birth of Islam's founder, prophet Mohammed.

Good Jewish Boy from Israel Tries to Join the ISIS

Turkish officials helped return the 21-year-old man, the Foreign Ministry announced Tuesday.

Obama Cashes in on Separating Israel from American Jews’ Concerns

Obama knows how to capitalize on the bulk of American Jews, who want Israel to be a nice Jewish boy that doesn’t make them feel...

Princeton U. to Get ‘Plastic’ Eruv [video]

The boundary, enabling Jewish students to carry on Shabbat, will be made of plastic "lechies" on utility poles.

One-Third of Americans in Israel Live in Judea and Samaria

An Oxford University professor's new book uncovers what most Israelis know - that the Americans are not "Wild West" cowboys.

DM Ya’alon Advises ‘Zero Tolerance’ on Violence Against Hareidi Soldiers

DM Ya'alon advises "zero tolerance" in dealing with violence against hareidi-religious IDF soldiers.

‘Arise and Ascend’ — A New Guide to the Temple Mount

Rabbi Yehuda Glick has produced a new guidebook -- 'Arise and Ascend' -- to the Temple Mount.

Ashkenazi Hareidi MK Now Cabinet Minister for First Time in 60 Years

Torah sages surrendered to the High Court's ruling that a "Deputy Minister" cannot act as Minister.

PA Terror Cell Arrested for Plotting to Shoot Jews at Joseph’s Tomb

Israel continues to carry out the Abbas' commitment to root out terror, one of the reasons being that several terrorists are his security officers.

Security Minister: Outlaw Muslim Radicals from Temple Mount

An Al Aqsa NGO official responds: "The Temple Mount is not part of Israel." PA accuses Erdan of "racism."

Anti-Semitism Rising, Memorial Desecrated in London

Anti-Semitism continues to rise in England, and this summer particularly in London.

Camel Caravan Stalls Chabad Rabbi at the Dead Sea

Rabbi Shimon Elharar, director of Chabad of Dead Sea, was stopped in traffic by a force greater than his car.

‘Ptil Tekhelet’ Renews Monthly Tallit Raffle for Engaged Couples

Engaged Jewish couples can enter to win a prayer shawl tied with the ancient "ptil tekhelet" blue woolen thread.

ISIS Tortures, Beheads Chief Archaeologist of Palmyra

ISIS beheaded the chief archaeologist of the ancient city of Palmyra and hung his headless body there.

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