Login  

Register  

 

IS Leader 'Seriously Wounded' In Coalition Ai...

Article by Tamar Pileggi | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

Al-Baghdadi said no longer in control of group’s day-to-day operations as he recovers from life-threatening injuries Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Bag...

   
 

More Than 100 U.S. Campuses Marking Israel's Indep...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

As Israel celebrates its 67th birthday with Wednesday’s Independence Day, students and faculty members across more than 100 American college campuses&nb...

   
 

Judge Orders NY Transit Agency To Run 'Killing Jew...

Article by Reuters | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal judge on Tuesday ordered New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority to display on its buses a controversial ad that ...

   
 

Arab Teen To Be Removed From Terror Memorial At Family&...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

Muhammed Abu Khdeir was beaten then burned to death in a retaliatory attack by Jewish extremists last year The name of Arab murder victim Muhammed Abu Khdeir,...

   
 

Air Force Col. Says Russian S-300 Sale to Iran Represen...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

Russia’s decision to go ahead with its shipment of the S-300 missile system to Iran could be an unprecedented game-changer in the region, U.S. Air Force...

   
 

Israel Remembers Fallen Soldiers And Terror Victims On ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

Israel marked its annual memorial day for fallen soldiers and victims of terrorist attacks (known in Hebrew as Yom Hazikaron) at sundown on Tue...

   
 

Watch: Yom HaZikaron Siren 2015 Near Ammunition Hill - ...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

Yom HaZikaron Siren 2015 Near Ammunition Hill - Israeli Remembrance Day  ...

   
 

Ambassador Reads Hatikvah at UN

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

Israeli ambassador to the United Nations Ron Prosor commemorated Israel's Independence Day by reading Hatikvah, in Hebrew, to the Security Council. After...

   
 

What I Will Remember

Article by Noah Abramowitz | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

Tonight begins Yom HaZikaron, the day dedicated to reminding ourselves that Jewish redemption after nineteen hundred years has not come without a price. As th...

   
 

Teva Offers To Buy Mylan In $40 Billion Deal

Article by TOI, AP | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

Transaction would produce a pharmaceutical behemoth, possibly drawing the attention of regulators Israeli pharmaceutical giant Teva  offered  to buy ...

   
 

Arrival Of More U.S. Warships Off Yemen Tightens '...

Article by Reuters | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

CAIRO (Reuters) - A senior official in the Iran-allied Houthi movement said the movement of more U.S. warships into waters off Yemen escalates Washington'...

   
 

'I Sought To Kill Jews,' Said Terrorist Who R...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

Khaled Koutineh, 37, from Anata, was arrested for running over and killing Shalom Yohai Cherki, 25, and seriously injuring a young woman. The east Jerusalem ...

   
 

Palestinian Youth Torched To Death By Nationalist Jews ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

Muhammad Abu Khdeir, the 16-year-old Palestinian from the east Jerusalem village of Shuafat who was burned to death last summer by nationalist Jewish Israelis...

   
 

Israel Among World's Least Religious Countries

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

In a WIN/Gallup International survey, 65% of Israelis say they are not religious. Worldwide, 63% say they are religious. Israel is one of the world's leas...

   
 

From Terror Victim to Motivational Speaker: Jacob Kimch...

Article by Anav Silverman, Tazpit News Ag... | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

Nearly 13 years ago, a Ukrainian woman and her Palestinian husband drove a suicide bomber to Rishon Lezion, a city in central Israel. The suicide bomber en...

   
 

Century After Artist's Death, Jerusalem Synagogue ...

Article by Ilan Ben Zion | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

From the outside, the Great Ades Synagogue doesn’t appear to live up to the name. Inside its modestly proportioned sanctuary, however, its newly re...

   
 

El Al Jet Makes Emergency Landing With Bad Wheel

Article by Stuart Winer | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

Plane heading to Prague ordered back to Israel after bits of tire found on runway, lands safely An Israeli plane made an emergency landing in Israel on Tuesda...

   
 

Mourners Bid Tearful Goodbye To Beloved Rabbi Lichtenst...

Article by Yonah Jeremy Bob | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein was the revered head of a prestigious religious-Zionist yeshiva who died Monday at the age of 81. Mourners gathered on Tuesday for th...

   
 

Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, ZT'L, Laid to Rest (Pho...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

Thousands in Gush Etzion pay final respects to leading Religious-Zionist, Modern Orthodox figure; burial to take place in Yerushalayim. Thousands of mou...

   
 

Egypt's Ousted President Jailed For 20 Years

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

A court in Egypt on Tuesday sentenced ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi to 20 years in prison over his role in the killing of protesters in 2012. The ve...

   
 

Replacing Carpet At Jerusalem Shrine Reveals Religious ...

Article by AP | Published 04/21/15 | Comments (0)

JERUSALEM (AP) — It began as a routine remodeling project: Muslim authorities replacing an old carpet worn thin by masses of worshippers at the Dome of ...

   
 

Watch Live: Hespedim for Rav Lichtenstein, Z'L, Tu...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

 Hespedim for Rav Lichtenstein, Z'L, Tuesday, April 21 - 3 AM (US EST) 10 AM Israel ...

   
 

IAF: Hermes 900 Drone 'Disrupts Any Enemy'

Article by Yaakov Lappin | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

First introduced in last summer’s Gaza conflict, Israeli UAV is harbinger of drones’ growing role. The Elbit-made Hermes 900 unmanned aerial vehicl...

   
 

Remembering Michael, Z'L

Article by Tuvia Book | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Last week on Yom Hashoah Harriet and Mark the parents of Michael Levin z”l, the only Israeli/American Chayal Boded (“Lone Soldier”) killed dur...

   
 

Israeli Soldier With Cerebral Palsy To Be Honored For E...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Cpl. Ori Cohen, 20, an Israeli soldier from Rehovot who was born with cerebral palsy, will be among the 120 soldiers to be honored for excellence at Israel&rs...

   
 

Analysis: New Israel Fund Critics See BDS Lawsuits in W...

Article by Edwin Black | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Lawsuits may soon be coming. A stunning new Israeli Supreme Court decision has upheld most of a 2011 Israeli law enabling civil recovery actions against those...

   
 

On Israel's Memorial Day, One Man's Quest to ...

Article by Shiryn Ghermazian | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

In 2002, Jacob Kimchy’s father died in a Hamas suicide bombing in his hometown of Rishon LeZion. Thirteen years later Kimchy is still struggling with th...

   
 

My Encounter with Rav Lichtenstein, Z'L

Article by Stephen Leavitt | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

What was supposed to have been a 15 minute interview, turned into an intense, more than hour-long learning session and intellectual battle, the likes of which...

   
 

Watch: Video Made In Honor of Rav Aharon Lichtenstein&#...

Article by Gil Student | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

This video was made in honor of Rav Aharon Lichtenstein’s winning the Israel Prize for Torah literature. ...

   
 

Rav Aharon Lichtenstein, ZTL - a Torah U'Mada Gian...

Article by Harry Maryles | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

I never met him. But for me he was a giant. As he was for myriad other Jews in Orthodoxy and beyond. He had no peers. I Am saddened to report that Rav Aharon ...

   
 

In Tribute To Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein

Article by David M. Weinberg | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Celebrating complexity: Rabbi Lichtenstein has taught the highest-level Talmud, Halacha and philosophy to his tens of thousands of students. May 2013 - I don...

   
 

Palestinian Ministers Cut Short Gaza Visit Over Dispute...

Article by Reuters | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

GAZA (Reuters) - Palestinian cabinet ministers from the occupied West Bank cut short a visit to Gaza on Monday over disputes between the Western-backed Fatah ...

   
 

Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, Modern Orthodox Visionary, D...

Article by Jpost.com Staff,Lahav Harkov | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Rav Lichtenstein z'l, headed a prestigious religious-Zionist yeshiva and won the Israel Prize for his contributions to rabbinic scholarship. Rabbi Dr. A...

   
 

Take Rav Soloveitchik at Full Depth - A Letter from Rav...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

 ...

   
 

Rabbi Jonathan Sacks Statement on the passing of Rabbi ...

Article by Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Upon hearing the sad news of the passing of Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein z”l, Rabbi Sacks issued the following statement: “We have lost the finest e...

   
 

Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, a Leader of Modern Orthodoxy...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Jewish community mourns scholar, political dove, who educated generations This morning, Rabbi Dr. Aharon Lichtenstein, rabbinic dean of Yeshivat Har E...

   
 

An Insider's Look at Torah Giant Rabbi Aharon Lich...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Rabbi Dov Karoll joins VOI's Gil Hoffman to talk about his mentor, Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, head of the Har Etzion Yeshiva and Israel Prize laureate, w...

   
 

An Approachable Giant

Article by Nathan Diament | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

“Approachable” may not be an adjective many associate with Rav Aharon Lichtenstein z”tl. He was, indeed, a towering giant of Torah knowledge,...

   
 

PM Netanyahu Expresses His Sorrow Over Death of Rabbi L...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu expressed his sorrow over the passing of Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein Monday. “Rabbi Lichtenstein’s knowledge found ...

   
 

YU Mourns Passing of Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein zt'...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Renowned Scholar and Former RIETS Rosh Yeshiva Dies at 81  Yeshiva University mourns the passing of Rav Aharon Lichtenstein ’53YC, ’59R. A re...

   
 

Watch:Harav Aharon Lichtenstein - VeShinantem leVanekha...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

In honor of Rav Aharon Lichtenstein's 80th Birthday, this video was first aired at the Etzion Foundation's Annual Dinner in May 2013. ושננתם ...

   
 

Renowned Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein Dies at 81

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

American-Israeli Talmudist, Israel Prize laureate, and head of Har Etzion yeshiva leaves a legacy of merging modernity with Jewish study Rabbi Aharon Lichten...

   
 

American Jewish Organizations Mourn Rabbi Aharon Lichte...

Article by Tova Dvorin | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Religious Zionist leader's passing 'leaves a vacuum,' the OU, Young Israel say Monday. News of the passing of renowned religious Zionist leader&...

   
 

Revealed: Israel's Greatest Spy Eli Cohen, H'...

Article by Tova Dvorin | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

The brother of 'Israel's greatest spy' reveals that Cohen's CIA connections helped him ingratiate himself within the elite. Eli Cohen, who ...

   
 

Rivlin Refuses to Meet with Jimmy Carter Over Anti-Isra...

Article by Tova Dvorin | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Former US President viewed as 'permanently damaging' to Israel, diplomatic source reveals. Israeli President Reuven Rivlin has refused to meet former...

   
 

A Must Read: Shedding Light on KosherSwitch

Article by Sandy Eller | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

New York - A new light switch that has been under development for several years and claims to be approved for Shabbos use is one step closer to being availabl...

   
 

Former MK Lipman To Continue Serving Anglos In Knesset

Article by Gil Hoffman | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

American-born former MK to keep holding "Open Knesset hours" in order to help English-speaking immigrants. American-born former MK Rabbi Dov Lipman will contin...

   
 

Finding Meaning and Healing in Jerusalem (Photo Essay)

Article by BJLife/Sharon Altshul | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

How does a family heal after the death of a loved one, to find a meaningful way to keep good memories alive? The Malinsky family of New York, needed something ...

   
 

Watch: Har Etzion Yeshiva Loses its Leader (2 Videos)

Article by Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Staff and students at yeshiva of Rabbi Lichtenstein, ZTV'L, mourn, noting he 'dramatically revolutionized Torah study worldwide.' Arutz Sheva&nb...

   
 

Police Confirm Stabbing of Arab Worker Was a Hate Crime

Article by Ari Soffer | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Police confirm stabbing in Herzliyah was a hate crime; attacker in custody. A Jewish man who stabbed an Arab worker in the northern city of Herzliya has admitt...

   
 

Women of the Wall 'Almost Caused Bloodshed' w...

Article by Gil Ronen | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Kotel Rabbi slams provocateurs who took Torah scroll into women's section, sparking scuffle and police intervention. Members of the radical Women of the W...

   
 

Israeli Economy Saw Highest Growth In Years In Fourth Q...

Article by Israel Hayom | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

The Israeli economy grew 7 percent in the last quarter of 2014, its highest rate of growth in recent years, Israel’s Central Bureau of Statistics repor...

   
 

Watch: By Air, Land, and Sea: Aliyah Under the British ...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Toldot Yisrael presents the dramatic stories of Jews from Germany, Austria, Czechoslovakia, and Iraq who overcame great obstacles in their efforts to reach the ...

   
 

Rav Aharon Lichtenstein, Yehi Zichro Baruch

Article by Michael Eisenberg | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Much will be written in the coming days, month and years about Rav Aharon Lichtenstein's encyclopaedic Torah knowledge and grasp of general culture, know...

   
 

Could Israeli F-35s turn the tables on Iranian S-300 mi...

Article by Mitch Ginsburg | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Purchase of the costly jets has provoked years of controversy. But with Russia now to deliver its air-defense system to Iran, the IAF’s chief acquisitio...

   
 

Renowned Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein Dies At 81 (Video)

Article by Ari Soffer | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Leading religious-Zionist Rosh Yeshiva passes away aged 81. Leading religious-Zionist figure Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein has passed away Monday morning, aged 81....

   
 

23,320 Israeli Flags Being Placed On Graves Of Fallen S...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/19/15 | Comments (0)

Military officials lay flags in cemeteries across country to commemorate IDF troops ahead of Memorial Day Military officials across the country are placing&nb...

   
 

Israeli's New World Heritage Site (Photo Essay)

Article by BJLife/Sharon Altshul | Published 04/19/15 | Comments (0)

Inscribed as an UNESCO World Heritage Site in Doha, Qatar, in June 2014, were caves in Maresha and Bet Guvrin, located not far from Bet Shemesh, Israel. Though...

   
 

Yosi Piamenta Wakes From Coma

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/19/15 | Comments (0)

Beloved musician Yosi Piamenta woke from a coma on Friday night. "There's no question that the prayers helped me," he says. Musician Yosi Piamenta, one o...

   
 

Mike Huckabee Calls Two-State Solution 'the Nuttie...

Article by Shiryn Ghermazian | Published 04/19/15 | Comments (0)

Likely US presidential candidate Mike Huckabee said on Saturday that the widely accepted two-state solution for Israeli-Palestinian peace is a crazy idea and ...

   
 

Former Swedish Prime Minister Carl Bildt Says Israel no...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/19/15 | Comments (0)

According to former Swedish prime minister and foreign minister Carl Bildt, Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamanei is no longer correct to describe Is...

   
 

Six Months Later, Condemned Terrorists' Homes Rema...

Article by Tova Dvorin | Published 04/19/15 | Comments (0)

A blame game has erupted over the unheeded demolition orders for the homes of the Har Nof terrorists, car attack terrorist - but why? Prime Minister Binyamin ...

   
 

Iran Guard Rejects Inspection Of Military Sites

Article by AP | Published 04/19/15 | Comments (0)

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A senior commander in Iran's Revolutionary Guard said Sunday that inspectors would be barred from military sites under any nucl...

   
 

Netanyahu to Ask Rivlin for Extension to Form Governmen...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/19/15 | Comments (0)

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is to make a formal request for additional time to piece together a new government, the president's off...

   
 

Iran marks Army Day with cries of 'Death to Israel...

Article by TOI, AP | Published 04/19/15 | Comments (0)

Military parade near Tehran features truck carrying banner calling for destruction of Jewish state; Rouhani sets out ‘strategy of deterrence’ Ira...

   
 

Analysis: Obama Misjudged Iran's Power - Now Israe...

Article by Gedalyah Reback | Published 04/19/15 | Comments (0)

Expert suggests that the US misjudged its own strength over Iran in talks and is balancing its ties with regional powers, including Israel. For months, there ...

   
 

Iran Could Receive $50 billion in Sanctions Relief Upon...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/19/15 | Comments (0)

President Barack Obama suggested on Friday that Iran could receive significant economic relief immediately after concluding a deal to curb its nuclear pr...

   
 

Popular 'Jewish Rock-and-Roller' Musician Yosi ...

Article by Jonathan Zalman | Published 04/18/15 | Comments (0)

Singer-songwriter’s family asks for prayers, says fellow musician and collaborator Naftali Kalfa Yosi Piamenta, a self-dubbed “Jewish ...

   
 

Former Israeli Army Chief Suspected Of Leaking State Se...

Article by Ariel Zilber | Published 04/18/15 | Comments (0)

Channel 1 reported that investigators have compiled evidence that is likely to serve as the basis for an indictment against Gabi Ashkenazi, two others. Tel A...

   
 

US Alienation Leading To Israeli-Chinese Renaissance

Article by Dr. Yoram Evron | Published 04/18/15 | Comments (0)

Analysis: Relationship between Jerusalem and Beijing is blooming due to China's growing self-confidence, its understanding that battle against Israel is ...

   
 

Hamas Toughens Conditions for Releasing Soldiers' ...

Article by Dalit Halevy and Tova Dvorin | Published 04/18/15 | Comments (0)

Hamas demands release of terrorists from 2014 deal, 63 terrorists rearrested since 2011 for bodies of Hadar Goldin, Oron Shaul, H'yd. Hamas leader Khaled ...

   
 

After Israeli Elections, US Zionists Cast Votes Of Thei...

Article by Rachel Zoll | Published 04/18/15 | Comments (0)

Liberal Jewish leaders see World Zionist Congress vote as means of showing discontent with Netanyahu’s return to office NEW YORK (AP) — Call it the...

   
 

When El Al Flew To Tehran - And 9 Other Things You May...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/18/15 | Comments (0)

Yom Ha’atzmaut, Israel’s Independence Day, falls on April 23. In honor of the Jewish state’s 67th birthday, we present, in no particular...

   
 

Jaws Dropped: Israel Analysts Shocked By Obama's C...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/18/15 | Comments (0)

‘This is the new America. We had better get used to it,’ says TV commentator after president leaves door open to Iran’s sanctions demand, de...

   
 

Netanyahu makes Time Magazine's list of '100 ...

Article by Tovah Lazaroff | Published 04/18/15 | Comments (0)

Ehud Barak authors PM's short bio, challenges him to attack Iran if needed. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was one of 13 world leaders to make it onto ...

   
 

PM Netanyahu and his Wife Sara Visit the Grave of the P...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 04/18/15 | Comments (0)

Ahead of Remembrance Day for the Fallen of Israel's Wars, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara, this evening (Saturday, 18 April 2015), at t...

   
 

French PM Announces $107 Million Plan to Combat Anti-Se...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls announced an ambitious government plan on Friday to spend 100 million euros ($107 million) on a program to combat rising an...

   
 

N.Y. Times Accidentally Tells The Truth About The Pales...

Article by Moshe Phillips and Benyamin Ko... | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

To read the New York Times, one would think that the situation in the Judea-Samaria (West Bank) region in 2015 is the same as it was in 1985 or 1975. Israel i...

   
 

Time For Us to Vote for World Zionist Congress

Article by BJLife/Sharon Altshul | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

Between now and April 30th, you should register and vote for the World Zionist Congress.  Founded in 1897, the World Zionist Congress (WZC) is t...

   
 

Researchers Say Arab Hackers Attacked IDF Systems

Article by Elad Benari | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

Security researchers tell Reuters that hackers penetrated computer networks associated with the IDF, which denies the report. Security researchers claimed on F...

   
 

Why Iranian Recognition of Israel is Needed

Article by Moshe Phillips and Benyamin Ko... | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

Why is Israel urging that Iran should be required to recognize the Jewish state’s right to exist as part of a nuclear deal? For the exact same reason th...

   
 

16 EU Ministers Endorse 'Made In The West Bank...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

Sixteen European Union (EU) foreign ministers have signed a letter calling on the EU’s foreign policy chief to label Israeli products made beyond the 19...

   
 

Israel's Elbit Creates System To Detect Terror Tun...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

An Israel-based international defense electronics firm announced that it has created a system to detect terror tunnels that run under the Israel-Gaza bo...

   
 

Is Kosher Switch Really Kosher for Shabbat?

Article by Uriel Heilman | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

Innovation that promises to shake up observance practices excites many, but Rabbanim warn it may not be permissible at all NEW YORK  — It promi...

   
 

Soccer and Terrorism

Article by Stephen M. Flatow | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

As part of the Palestinian Authority’s (PA) ongoing campaign to isolate and delegitimize Israel, the Palestinian Football (Soccer) Association is tryin...

   
 

Elderly Holocaust Survivor in Tel Aviv Found Living in ...

Article by David Daoud | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

An elderly 82 year old Holocaust survivor was found by an army officer living in horrible conditions in a warehouse in Tel-Aviv, eating only liquids and livin...

   
 

A Trifecta of Jewish Fears on Obama and Iran

Article by Moshe Phillips and Benyamin Ko... | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

Call it the Trifecta of American Jewish Fears. President Obama’s campaign to pressure American Jewish leaders to go along with his Iran deal seeks to ex...

   
 

An Aliyah Diary, Episode #181: Exercise and Dyeing

Article by Susan Leibtag | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

I am getting older.  I have, um, never been very good at things like "taking care of  myself."  Let's just say no one ever mistook me for Tw...

   
 

Amazing Shoah Story of Survival (Photo Essay)

Article by BJLife/Sharon Altshul | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem, Israel - April 16, 2015 - Yom HaShoah 5775 - Since 1987, The Jossi Berger Holocaust Study Center of Emunah Women's College in Jerusalem, Israel,...

   
 

Biden to Attend Israeli Independence Day Event at Embas...

Article by David Daoud | Published 04/16/15 | Comments (0)

US Vice President Joe Biden will attend the main event in celebration of Israel’s 67th Independence Day at the Israeli Embassy in Washington, DC on Apri...

   
 

Hamas Leader Calls For More Kidnappings Of Israelis

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/16/15 | Comments (0)

A Hamas terrorist leader called for more kidnappings of Israelis in order to facilitate the release of Palestinian prisoners held by Israel. Speaking at a r...

   
 

Dozens of Palestinians Scale Security Barrier to Infilt...

Article by David Daoud | Published 04/16/15 | Comments (0)

Dozens of Palestinians living in areas under the control of the Palestinian Authority infiltrated into Israel this week after successfully climbing over the s...

   
 

Barak Urges Netanyahu: 'Daring Action Needed Again...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/16/15 | Comments (0)

In a column written for Time Magazine, the former prime minister urges Netanyahu to face Israel's most daunting challenges. In a column written for Time&n...

   
 

Obama Could Ease Many Iranian Sanctions Without US Cong...

Article by AP | Published 04/16/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — Even if the U.S. Congress rejects his final Iranian nuclear deal, President Barack Obama could use his executive pen to offer Tehran a heft...

   
 

Did That Lubavitcher Woman Really Save the Plane? Trans...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/16/15 | Comments (0)

After the story of a Lubavitcher woman whose vigilance saved an entire airplane – which was reported here – went viral, representatives of the airli...

   
 

Watch: Holocaust Remembrance Day Siren (Video)

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 04/16/15 | Comments (0)

Life comes to a complete halt all over Israel to remember those murdered in the Holocaust. ...

   
 

Thousands Attend Funeral At Son Of Prominent Rabbi Kill...

Article by Tazpit News Agency | Published 04/16/15 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Thousands paid their respects to Shalom Yochai Sherki, 25, who succumbed on Thursday morning to grave injuries he received when a car that slammed i...

   
 

IAF Receives Simulator for F-35

Article by Eliyahu Berkowitz | Published 04/16/15 | Comments (0)

In preparation for the arrival of two Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighters expected to land in Israel in December 2016, the first simulato...

   
 

Official Opening Ceremony Of Holocaust Martyrs' An...

Article by BJLife/Sharon Altshul | Published 04/16/15 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem, Israel - April 15 - The Anguish of Liberation and the Return to Life, Seventy Years Since the End of World War II was the theme of the Israeli offici...