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Fearing Passover Attack, Thai Officials Detain Two Leba...

Article by Glen Silver | Published 04/17/14 | Comments (0)

Bangkok, Thailand - National Security Council (NSC) reps confirmed on Wednesday that two Lebanese men have been picked up and are being questioned in connection...

   
 

Iran Murder Victim's Mother Stops Hanging

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/17/14 | Comments (0)

A convicted killer due to be hanged for murder has been spared after the victim's mother had a last-minute change of heart. The 18-year-old victim's ...

   
 

Runaway Spy Snowden Is Surprise Guest On Putin Phone-in

Article by Steve Gutterman | Published 04/17/14 | Comments (0)

* Putin tells Snowden Russian surveillance restricted by law * Snowden asks Putin whether mass surveillance is justified * Putin's refusal to hand Sno...

   
 

Jews Ordered To Register In East Ukraine

Article by Oren Dorell | Published 04/17/14 | Comments (0)

Jews in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk where pro-Russian militants have taken over government buildings were told they have to "register" with the Ukra...

   
 

Jewish Organization Opens Religious School In Palestini...

Article by Peter Beaumont | Published 04/17/14 | Comments (0)

Ateret Cohanim, which buys property for settlement, completes work on yeshiva in heart of potential future capital of Palestine A Jewish religious organisation...

   
 

'PA Incitement To Blame For Passover Eve Terror At...

Article by Efrat Forsher and Israel Hayom... | Published 04/16/14 | Comments (0)

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says Passover eve terror attack which left Israeli man dead was a result of ongoing Palestinian Authority incitement against...

   
 

Jordanian Jets Strike Vehicles Trying to Enter From Syr...

Article by Anne Barnard and Karam Shoumal... | Published 04/16/14 | Comments (0)

BEIRUT, Lebanon — Jordanian warplanes on Wednesday destroyed three vehicles trying to enter the country from neighboring Syria in an unusual strike tha...

   
 

Neo-Nazi Brand Opens Shop In Heart Of Jewish London

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 04/16/14 | Comments (0)

The Thor Steinar brand is closely associated with the far-right and has been banned in several football stadiums across Germany. London's Finchley neighbo...

   
 

BREAKING NEWS: South Korea Ferry Capsizes; Texts Sent A...

Article by KJ Kwon and Catherine E. Shoic... | Published 04/16/14 | Comments (0)

Son messages mom: 'I love you' Jindo, South Korea  -- A passenger describes women screaming in the darkness. A father learns his child is trapp...

   
 

Flight MH370 Co-Pilot Tried To Make Last Seconds Desper...

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 04/13/14 | Comments (0)

Malaysian paper says co-pilot's mobile phone was switched on as plane vanished from radar screens near Penang island The co-pilot of the missing Malaysian...

   
 

*There's A Great Future In 3D Printing*

Article by Judy Siegel-Itzkovich | Published 04/12/14 | Comments (0)

3D printing technology has ushered in a new era of customized products. The authors of a newly-translated book predict human organs are coming soon. The n...

   
 

European Committee Of Ministers Backs Circumcision

Article by Sam Sokol | Published 04/12/14 | Comments (0)

Decision elicits praise for repudiating PACE resolution equating the Jewish practice to mutilation. The Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers on Mar...

   
 

Iran Rejects U.S. Ban On Pick For U.N. Envoy, Vows Lega...

Article by Mehrdad Balali | Published 04/12/14 | Comments (0)

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran on Saturday rejected a U.S. decision to deny a visa for its newly appointed ambassador to the United Nations, pledging to take up the c...

   
 

Erekat Brands Israeli Sanctions as 'Piracy'

Article by Elad Benari | Published 04/11/14 | Comments (0)

The Palestinian Authority’s (PA) chief negotiator continued on Friday to blast Israel's decision to stop tax money transfers to the PA, branding it &...

   
 

Spanish Village Called 'Kill Jews' Considerin...

Article by JTA | Published 04/11/14 | Comments (0)

Northern Spanish village of Castrillo Matajudios to convene town hall meeting to vote on reverting Inquisition-era named village to original "Jews' Hill" ...

   
 

Ron Pundak, Architect Of 1993 Oslo Accords, Dead At 59

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/11/14 | Comments (0)

Pundak was involved in the opening of the secret channels of communication between Israel and the PLO in Oslo. Ron Pundak Photo: ARIEL BESOR Ron Pundak, an ...

   
 

Israeli Coalition Partner Threatens To Quit Over Peace ...

Article by Ari Rabinovitch | Published 04/11/14 | Comments (0)

A key partner in Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition threatened on Friday to pull out of the government if a deal to salvage peace talks wit...

   
 

House Votes to Deny Visa to Iranian Envoy Linked to �...

Article by Rick Gladstone | Published 04/11/14 | Comments (0)

The House on Thursday unanimously passed legislation approved by the Senate aimed at denying a visa to Iran’s choice for United Nations ambassador. The vo...

   
 

PA to Join Geneva Conventions

Article by AFP, Arutz-7 Staff | Published 04/11/14 | Comments (0)

The Palestinian Authority (PA) has signed up formally to the Geneva Conventions, which set down the rules of warfare and humanitarian operations in co...

   
 

Chief Rabbi Revealed to be Author of Pseudonymous Czech...

Article by Shiryn Ghermazian | Published 04/11/14 | Comments (0)

The pseudonymous author of one of the Czech Republic’s bestselling books this season has been revealed to be the country’s chief rabbi, Karol Sido...

   
 

U.S. Threatens Russia with Sanctions Over Oil Deal with...

Article by Elad Benari | Published 04/10/14 | Comments (0)

The United States is threatening Russia with more sanctions, not only over the situation in Ukraine but also over a possible oil deal between Moscow and Tehran...

   
 

Bennett Threatens To Quit Coalition If Arab-Israeli Pri...

Article by Barak Ravid | Published 04/10/14 | Comments (0)

Despite reported progress in effort to renew negotiations, Israel imposes fresh economic sanctions on PA. Economy Minister Naftali Bennett threatened to pull h...

   
 

US: Plans To Punish SNCF For Nazi Cooperation Would Har...

Article by AP | Published 04/10/14 | Comments (0)

French railway company transported about 76,000 Jews to Nazi concentration camps during Holocaust; says it had no part in decision as France was under German ...

   
 

Negotiation Chiefs Meet with Mediator in Jerusalem

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/10/14 | Comments (0)

Justice Minister Tzipi Livi met with chief negotiator Saeb Erekat of the Palestinian Authority (PA) and envoy Martin Indyk of the United States, Thursday af...

   
 

State Dept. Urges Israel To Keep Kerry's 'Dis...

Article by Herb Keinon, Michael Wilner | Published 04/10/14 | Comments (0)

Kerry, Liberman meet in Washington, both reaffirm commitment to peace talks despite recent setbacks. The US State Department on Wednesday attempted to clarify ...

   
 

British Opposition Leader Worried about Anti-Semitism

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/10/14 | Comments (0)

Chairman Edward Miliband of the British Labor party was the guest of the Hebrew University's Mount Scopus campus on Thursday. During a question-and-answe...

   
 

Palestinians Denounce Israeli Decision To Cutback Ties ...

Article by Khaled Abu Toameh | Published 04/10/14 | Comments (0)

PA Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah convens urgent meeting of Palestinian cabinet to discuss "official terror." Netanyahu and Abbas Photo: REUTERS The Palest...

   
 

Russia Withheld Crucial Details Of Boston Bombing Suspe...

Article by Eric M. Johnson, Reuters | Published 04/10/14 | Comments (0)

Russia declined several FBI requests for more information on Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev two years before the deadly 2013 attack, the Ne...

   
 

Nuclear Talks: Iran May Compromise On Plutonium At Arak...

Article by Reuters | Published 04/10/14 | Comments (0)

Iran says ready to redesign Arak to lower plutonium output; Russia sees growing chance of compromise; West fears could yield bomb material. Iranian FM Moha...

   
 

Aussie Official "Optimistic" Malaysia Airline...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/10/14 | Comments (0)

PERTH, Australia -- A ship searching for the missing Malaysian Airlines jet has detected two more underwater signals that may be emanating from the aircraft&#...

   
 

Mir Yerushalayim Dinner in Antwerp, Belgium (Photo Essa...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 04/08/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Apr. 8 -  Mir Yerushalayim Dinner in Antwerp, Belgium - Photo Credit: Flash Studio via Kuvien Images       &...

   
 

Carter Backs PA's UN Move

Article by Elad Benari | Published 04/08/14 | Comments (0)

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter on Monday expressed support for the Palestine Liberation Organization’s (PLO) move to seek membership in internationa...

   
 

Jewish U.S. Contractor Jailed In Cuba Goes On Hunger St...

Article by Daniel Trotta, Reuters | Published 04/08/14 | Comments (0)

HAVANA   - The U.S. contractor sentenced to a 15-year prison term in Cuba for attempting to establish an illegal Internet service has gone on a hunger st...

   
 

Ancient Chinese Jewish Community Of Kaifeng To Hold Tra...

Article by Gavriel Fiske | Published 04/08/14 | Comments (0)

Families of Jewish descent in Kaifeng, China, where a Jewish community of traders can be traced back over 1,000 years, are set to celebrate Passover with a tr...

   
 

France's Oldest Matzah-Maker Distributes Worldwide

Article by Tony L. Kamins | Published 04/08/14 | Comments (0)

For Jean-Claude Neymann, unleavened bread, or ‘pain azyme’ in French, is a defining family tradition (JTA) For most Jews, matzah season comes once...

   
 

Bodyguard: Arafat Would Lie When Denouncing Killing of ...

Article by Joshua Levitt | Published 04/08/14 | Comments (0)

Muhammad Al-Daya, longtime bodyguard of Yasser Arafat, explained in a recent televised interview how Arafat used to lie when he denounced bombings in Israel. ...

   
 

UK Scientists Make Body Parts in Lab

Article by Maria Cheng,AP | Published 04/08/14 | Comments (0)

In a north London hospital, scientists are growing noses, ears and blood vessels in the laboratory in a bold attempt to make body parts using stem cells. It ...

   
 

Israel Bars Palestinian Olympian From Leaving Gaza

Article by Ibrahim Barzak | Published 04/08/14 | Comments (0)

Israel's high court on Tuesday upheld a decision to prevent an Olympic runner from leaving the Gaza Strip to participate in a marathon, highlighting Isra...

   
 

Israeli FM: Palestinian Prisoner Release Is Off

Article by AP | Published 04/08/14 | Comments (0)

JERUSALEM — Israel's foreign minister on Tuesday warned the Palestinians that a planned prisoner release will not happen as long as they pursue ...

   
 

815 Million Prepared To Vote In World's Biggest El...

Article by Shyamantha Asokan | Published 04/07/14 | Comments (0)

The first Indians cast their votes on Monday in the world's biggest election, with Hindu nationalist opposition candidate Narendra Modi holding a stro...

   
 

Thousands of Jerusalem Arabs without water

Article by Jon Gerberg, AP | Published 04/07/14 | Comments (0)

JERUSALEM   — Tens of thousands of Palestinians living in east Jerusalem have been without running water for more than a month, victims of a decrep...

   
 

First Women Joining Palestinian Commando Unit

Article by Karin Laub and Mohammed Daragh... | Published 04/07/14 | Comments (0)

JERICHO, West Bank  — Palestinian women in combat fatigues and headscarves rappelled down a six-story tower, fired assault rifles at imaginary terr...

   
 

Island Of Grenada Opens Chabad Jewish Center With Perma...

Article by Mitch Stern | Published 04/07/14 | Comments (0)

Grenada - Following decades of service from “Roving Rabbis,” the island of Grenada has officially opened the Chabad Jewish Center of Grenada with ...

   
 

State Department Official and Chief Rabbi of Ukraine Up...

Article by Shimmy Blum | Published 04/07/14 | Comments (0)

With the Russia-Ukraine crisis atop the minds of world leaders and citizens, Agudath Israel of America hosted a conference call focusing on the plight of t...

   
 

Jews in the Former Soviet Union Receive Seder Support, ...

Article by Sarah Massry | Published 04/07/14 | Comments (0)

For Jews living in the former Soviet Union and other communist countries during the 1950s, observing Pesach, with kosher matzah and wine, was virtually imp...

   
 

Bipartisan Bill In House Seeks To Bolster Sanctions Aga...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/07/14 | Comments (0)

A bipartisan group of U.S. House of Representatives members have introduced a new resolution to strengthen sanctions against the Lebanese terror group Hezboll...

   
 

U.S. Presses On With Mideast Talks Rescue Attempt

Article by Jeffrey Heller | Published 04/07/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. efforts to save Middle East peace talks from collapse showed little sign of progress on Monday amid threats from Israel to retaliate for what it saw as ...

   
 

Ship Detects Possible Black Box Signals

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/07/14 | Comments (0)

A pinger locator on an Australian navy ship searching for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet has detected signals consistent with transmissions from aircraft b...

   
 

Bulgaria Says Bomber In Burgas Attack Was Algerian

Article by Tsvetelia Tsolova | Published 04/07/14 | Comments (0)

The man who blew up a bus in a Bulgarian Black Sea resort in 2012, killing five Israeli tourists, was of Algerian origin and trained in camps in South Leba...

   
 

Olmert Questioned By Police Over New Obstruction Of Jus...

Article by Yonah Jeremy Bob | Published 04/07/14 | Comments (0)

Former PM's spokesman blasts law enforcement for what he called continued unsubstantiated leaks before Olmert had a chance to fully respond. Former pr...

   
 

Nasrallah: Assad Is Safe, Israel Is Worried

Article by Roi Kais, AP | Published 04/06/14 | Comments (0)

Hezbollah leader says Syrian president's regime is no longer in danger of falling, and that following Assad, Hezbollah's successes in Syria and Leba...

   
 

Ukrainian Jewish Immigration To Israel Rises 70 Percent...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/06/14 | Comments (0)

Ukrainian Jewish immigration to Israel has risen 70 percent in 2014 amid the recent political upheaval in that country. According to the Jewish Agency for Isr...

   
 

France's Front National Party Boss Places Ban On &...

Article by Glen Silver | Published 04/06/14 | Comments (0)

Paris, France - Saying that it is necessary in order to “save secularism,” Front National Party boss Marine Le Pen has issued a ban on non-pork me...

   
 

Arch-Terrorist Marwan Barghouti Demands Release from Pr...

Article by Tova Dvorin | Published 04/06/14 | Comments (0)

Palestinian Arab arch-terrorist Marwan Barghouti has accused the Palestinian Authority (PA) of neglecting the issue of terrorist releases on Sunday, and calle...

   
 

Netanyahu: If PA Acts Unilaterally, So Will We

Article by Gavriel Fiske | Published 04/06/14 | Comments (0)

Palestinians have no path to a state except through negotiations with Israel, prime minister tells cabinet Unilateral steps by the Palestinians to harm Israel...

   
 

400,000 Israelis To Head Overseas During Pesach

Article by Ilan Gategno | Published 04/06/14 | Comments (0)

Top destinations for Israeli travelers are United States, France, England, Russia, Italy and Germany • 20,000 Israelis expected to fly to Turkey this mon...

   
 

Hitler's Wife Was Jewish, DNA Test Suggests

Article by Ari Yashar | Published 04/05/14 | Comments (0)

DNA investigation of Eva Braun's hair reveals shocking results - but doubt remains over findings of controversial TV series. Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, who...

   
 

Israeli Negotiator Says Peace Talks Are in Crisis

Article by AP | Published 04/05/14 | Comments (0)

Israel's chief negotiator in peace talks with the Palestinians says the talks are in "crisis" but must continue. Tzipi Livni spoke to Channel 2 TV on Satu...

   
 

Israel Strikes Targets In Gaza After Rocket Attack

Article by Itamar Sharon | Published 04/05/14 | Comments (0)

Kassam falls south of Ashkelon; no casualties or damage reported Israeli aircraft struck targets in the Gaza Strip late Saturday night, hours after Palestinia...

   
 

High Turnout Predicted As Afghans Hail Peaceful Electio...

Article by AFP | Published 04/05/14 | Comments (0)

Outgoing president Hamid Karzai says vote will bring country a ‘few steps forward to peace, stability and development’ KABUL — Afghans celeb...

   
 

Chinese Ship Hunting For Missing Malaysia Jet Detects &...

Article by Siva Govindasamy and Swati Pan... | Published 04/05/14 | Comments (0)

A Chinese patrol ship hunting for a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner detected a pulse signal in the south Indian Ocean on Saturday, the state news agency ...

   
 

State Department Official to Agudath Israel Leaders: Cl...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 04/04/14 | Comments (0)

Rabbi Chaim Dovid Zwiebel, Executive Vice President of Agudath Israel of America,  moderating a conference call with U.S. Envoy to Monitor and Combat...

   
 

Hunt For Malaysian Plane Heads Underwater To Find Black...

Article by Swati Pandey | Published 04/04/14 | Comments (0)

The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in remote seas off Australia headed underwater on Friday, with a U.S. Navy high tech "black box" locat...

   
 

Veteran Associated Press Journalists Attacked in Afghan...

Article by Muhammad Lila | Published 04/04/14 | Comments (0)

Two female western journalists with the Associated Press were attacked while sitting in their car in eastern Afghanistan, leaving one dead and the other in st...

   
 

Israel Cancels Fourth Round Of Prisoner Releases

Article by Marrisa Newman and AP | Published 04/03/14 | Comments (0)

Livni: PA’s appeal to join UN agencies spurred decision; Palestinians demand Israeli recognition of East Jerusalem as their capital As prospects for th...

   
 

A Frustrated Kerry Says Israeli, Palestinian Leaders Mu...

Article by Matthew Lee, AP | Published 04/03/14 | Comments (0)

Frustrated by a virtually moribund Israeli-Palestinian peace process, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry exhorted leaders on both sides Thursday to "lead" and...

   
 

White Powder, Anti-Semitic Material Sent To Irish Pol ...

Article by JTA | Published 04/02/14 | Comments (0)

PM Enda Kenny calls incident targeting justice minister a ‘new low’ for the country Anti-Semitic material and an unidentified white powder were se...

   
 

Itzhak Perlman, Disabled Virtuoso Violinist, 'Aban...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/02/14 | Comments (0)

'I'm not your personal assistant,' airport official reportedly told violinist Air Canada says it's investigating complaints from Itzhak Per...

   
 

Lev Tahor Settlement Raided by Canadian Border Service...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/02/14 | Comments (0)

CHATHAM, Ont. — Immigration officials raided the settlement of runaway Jewish sect Lev Tahor on Wednesday and made arrests. Reports from the Lev Tahor co...

   
 

6 East Jerusalem Lawyers Arrested For Passing Messages ...

Article by Daniel Clinton | Published 04/02/14 | Comments (0)

Police and Shin Bet bust ring who allegedly sent messages from Hamas and Islamic Jihad officials to prisoners in exchange for money. A Palestinian inmate s...

   
 

Palestinians Sign Treaties To Press Israel; U.S. Hopes ...

Article by Noah Browning | Published 04/02/14 | Comments (0)

A surprise decision by President Mahmoud Abbas to sign more than a dozen international conventions giving Palestinians greater leverage against Israel left...

   
 

Yosef Mendelevich at Shomrei Emunah: The Struggle For S...

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Elchonon Oberstei... | Published 04/02/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Apr. 1 - Memory is a way of reliving the past and one advantage is we know how the story turned out. Thirty years ago, Yosef Mendelevich visite...

   
 

Chile Lifts Tsunami Alerts After 8.2-Magnitude Quake

Article by Matt Craze and Javiera Quiroga... | Published 04/02/14 | Comments (0)

Chile lifted an evacuation order of coastal areas after the strongest earthquake in four years killed six people and prompted President Michelle Bachelet to o...

   
 

Thousands Of Charedi Exempted From Military Service, Gr...

Article by Jeremy Sharony | Published 04/01/14 | Comments (0)

The government sets up two employment guidance centers in Bnei Brak, Jerusalem, Ashdod, Modiin Illit, Petah Tiqva and Beer Sheva. Soldiers and haredim 370...

   
 

Passenger Threatens Flight Attendant; Plane Turns Aroun...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/01/14 | Comments (0)

A spokesperson for the German Police Department has reported that a Lufthansa flight from Munich to Budapest was forced to return to its point of departure, aft...

   
 

Rabbis Denounce Pollard Deal

Article by Ido Ben-Porat and Tova Dvorin | Published 04/01/14 | Comments (0)

Retired Colonel Rabbi Eliezer Shenvald, the Rosh Yeshiva of the Meir Har-el Hesder Yeshiva (Torah academy) in Modi'in, joined a chorus of criticism over ...

   
 

Israel: Vandals Spray Hate Graffiti on Monastery

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/01/14 | Comments (0)

Israeli police say vandals have scrawled hate graffiti on a Catholic monastery in central Israel and slashed the tires of nearby cars. Police say the vandalis...

   
 

Iranian Chief Rabbi Dies

Article by Sam Sokol | Published 03/31/14 | Comments (0)

Yosef Hamadani served as chief rabbi of the Iranian community since 1994. Iran chief rabbi Yosef Hamadani. Photo: Wikimedia Commons The Jewish community of ...

   
 

Malaysia Changes Version Of Last Words From Missing Fli...

Article by Reuters | Published 03/31/14 | Comments (0)

Kuala Lumpur: The last words spoken by one of the pilots of the missing Malaysia Airlines airliner to the control tower were "Good night Malaysian three seven...

   
 

North, South Korea Trade Fire Across Sea Border

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/31/14 | Comments (0)

SEOUL, South Korea — North and South Korea fired artillery shells into each other's waters Monday, a flare-up of animosity between the rivals that ...

   
 

After Foreign Leaders Heckled, Knesset Speaker Promises...

Article by David Efune | Published 03/31/14 | Comments (0)

The Speaker of Israel’s parliament, Yuli Edelstein, vowed to put an end to a string of embarrassing incidents that recently greeted visiting world digni...

   
 

Warship With Black Box Detector Joins Search For Missin...

Article by AP | Published 03/31/14 | Comments (0)

PERTH, Australia -- A warship with an aircraft black box detector was to depart Australia on Sunday to join the search for the missing Malaysian jetliner, a da...

   
 

Israeli Court Convicts Ex-PM Olmert In Bribery Case

Article by Rami Amichay | Published 03/31/14 | Comments (0)

An Israeli court convicted former prime minister Ehud Olmert on Monday of accepting a six-figure sum in bribes linked to a real-estate deal, probably endin...

   
 

Peres on Visit to Austria: State Of Israel Was The ...

Article by JPost / AP | Published 03/30/14 | Comments (0)

President Peres lands in Vienna and meets Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz and Lamberto Zannier, the Secretary-General of Organization for Security and Co-op...

   
 

Ex-Hostage Taker will be Iran's UN Envoy

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 03/30/14 | Comments (0)

Iran has named as its next ambassador to the United Nations, a member of the militant group that held 52 Americans hostage in Tehran 34 years ago. Bl...

   
 

Israeli Novel Soluton for Fall Prevention (Video)

Article by Abigail Klein Leichman | Published 03/30/14 | Comments (0)

When you think of Israeli high-tech, you may picture hands on a keyboard. Shift your gaze way down to the feet, and follow ISRAEL21c on an exploration of two ...

   
 

U.S. Says it Can't Stop Palestinian Authority Move...

Article by Attila Somfalvi, AFP | Published 03/29/14 | Comments (0)

Washington demands flexibility of Israel, raising the possibility of another prisoner release of long-serving prisoners as a gesture to the Palestinians. ...

   
 

Palestinian Terrorist Killer of Holocaust Victim Gets t...

Article by Jodi Rudoren | Published 03/29/14 | Comments (0)

BURQA, West Bank — Muqdad Salah is a man in a hurry. He inhales food, and bristles at lateness. His wife, Kefaya, said he expected her to make rooms im...

   
 

Egyptian Wants To Sue Israel Over Biblical Plagues

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/29/14 | Comments (0)

< img src="http://pixel.quantserve.com/pixel/p-d9XxhfbZ3mYSM.gif" border="0" height="1" width="1" alt="Quantcast"/>< /div> 'Our ancient forefathers &he...

   
 

Israel Offers To Free More Palestinian Prisoners To Ext...

Article by Barak Ravid and Jack Khoury | Published 03/29/14 | Comments (0)

Negotiations could continue for extra several months, as long as Palestinians doesn't take unilateral steps at United Nations. Israel is offering to free ...

   
 

Azeri President To Visit Iran As Bilateral Ties Warm

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/29/14 | Comments (0)

Ilham Aliyev, long a key ally of Israel in the region, says meeting with Rouhani ‘a new chapter’ in relations with Tehran Azeri President Ilham Al...

   
 

Putin Calls President Obama To Discuss The Situation In...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/28/14 | Comments (0)

Russian President Vladimir Putin called President Barack Obama on Friday to discuss the situation in Ukraine, the White House announced. Obama talked about havi...

   
 

Europe and Israel: A New Paradigm (Photo Essay)

Article by BJLife/Sharon Altshul | Published 03/28/14 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem, Israel - Mar. 28 - "Islands of sympathy put together with bridges" is what Israelis and Europeans need, said, Italian politician, journalist, author ...

   
 

Search Area For Lost Malaysia Jet Shifts On New Radar D...

Article by Lincoln Feast, Reuters | Published 03/27/14 | Comments (0)

SYDNEY   - Australian search authorities said on Friday they were shifting the area of search for a Malaysian airliner missing for almost three weeks wit...

   
 

Israel Springs Ahead Tonight

Article by BJL Staff | Published 03/27/14 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem, Israel - Mar. 27 - As if Erev Shabbos isn't hectic enough, this week - on Friday morning at 2:00 AM- Israel will change their clock ahead one h...

   
 

Malaysia Jet Disappearance No Accident, Investigator Sa...

Article by Mahi Ramakrishnan | Published 03/27/14 | Comments (0)

The pilot of the missing Malaysia Airlines jet is believed to be solely responsible for the flight being taken hundreds of miles off course and there is no evi...

   
 

Rabbi Rules Copying Work In University Is Permitted In ...

Article by Jeremy Sharon | Published 03/27/14 | Comments (0)

Holon Chief Rabbi Avraham Yosef, son of late rabbi Ovadia Yosef, responds to question from online forum concerning halachic ruling. Students [File] Photo: ...

   
 

Japan Frees World's Longest-Held Death Row Inmate

Article by Mari Yamaguchi, AP | Published 03/27/14 | Comments (0)

The world's longest-serving death row inmate was freed Thursday by a Japanese court that found investigators had likely fabricated evidence in the murder...

   
 

IMF Agrees $14-18 Billion Bailout For Ukraine

Article by Natalia Zinets | Published 03/27/14 | Comments (0)

The International Monetary Fund has agreed a $14-18 billion two-year bailout for Ukraine, a deal to help it recover from months of turmoil that will also unl...