PA Thanks IOC for Refusing Munich Victims Memorial

The Palestinian Authority has thanked the International Olympic Committee for refusing to allow a minute's silence at the opening ceremony in London to mark the 40th anniversary of...

Rahm Welcomes Help from Farrakahn, Ignores Anti-Semitic Remarks

Ignoring Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan’s history of anti-Semitic remarks, Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday welcomed the army of men dispatched to the streets by Farrakhan to stop...

Siyum Update

It was a small incident, but reflective of the massive security measures being taken for the Siyum HaShas. A family member of one of the Siyum organizers is driving on...

Egypt’s President Insulted Over Video: “The Children are Ready”

Arab media are expressing the view that an innocent video prepared to mark a holy Jewish fast day was actually secretly intended as an insult to newly-elected Egyptian President...

Football Player Charged for “Scum Yid” Twitter Tantrum

Arsenal football player Emmanuel Frimpong has been charged by the Football Association (FA) with improper conduct after calling a fan of the rival team a "scum yid". While the 20-year-old...

Bloomberg On Metzizah B’Peh: “We have an Obligation to keep People Alive”

Mayor Michael Bloomberg responded this morning to city rabbis’ threats of legal action if the city goes through with a proposal to restrict a controversial Orthodox Jewish circumcision practice. “We...

Mumbai Mastermind: I Was Only In Charge of Chabad House Attack

Syed Zabiuddin Ansari alias Abu Jundal, a suspected key handler of the 26/11 attacks, now claims that he was only in-charge of instructing the team of Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) terrorists...

Security at the Siyum Hashas

With the 12th Siyum Hashas just one week away, organizers of the massive event have stepped up efforts to ensure the highest standards of security in and around Metlife...

NYC Health Dept. Holds Hearings ON Metzitzah B’peh: Agudath Israel of America opposes proposed...

The New York City Department of Health held a public hearing yesterday on its proposed regulation to require written parental consent for metzitzah b’peh.  The proposal would require every...

Jewish Group visits the Kever of Aaron HaKohen in Jordan

Rosh Chodesh Av was the yahrzeit of Aaron HaKohen, and for the first time in three years, a number of Jews traveled to Petra, Jordan to be mispallel at...

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5 unique kosher foods you’ll be eating in 2019 By Josefin Dolsten SECAUCUS, N.J. (JTA) — Once a year, this swampy neighbor of New York City turns...

Mesivta Shaarei Prozdor Open House

In the event you may have missed it, this past Sunday afternoon, at 111 Irving Place in Woodmere, New York, 400 chairs were filled...

A Night Of Gratitude: Hear About It, Learn About It, Experience It

On Tuesday, December 4, 8:15 p.m. Chazaq, Ohr Naava, Sheefa, and Aish Kodesh present an enlightening evening with Charlie Harary and Rabbi Shalom Yona...

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