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UN Chief In Israel For Two-day Visit

Article by JPOST | Published 06/27/16 | Comments (0)

United Nations - UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon arrived in Israel on Monday for a two-day visit, a few months ahead of the end of his tenure. In welcoming ...

   
 

Report: Security Snafu On El Al Flight

Article by Gil Ronen | Published 06/27/16 | Comments (0)

An El Al flight departing Ben Gurion Airport last week almost took off with no security agents on board. The airliner has launched an internal investigation re...

   
 

Muslim Violence Erupts Again On Har HaBayis

Article by Ari Soffer | Published 06/27/16 | Comments (0)

Islamists clash with security forces, barricade themselves in Al Aqsa Mosque. Clashes erupted on the Temple Mount Monday morning, after Islamists attempte...

   
 

Cleared for Release: Hizme Checkpoint Bomb Attack Suspe...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/26/16 | Comments (0)

Cleared for publication: Suspects from the Hizme bomb attack which occurred on Holocaust Remembrance Day are in custody. Back in March 2016, IDF officials annou...

   
 

Updated: Israel And Turkey Agree To Normalize Ties: Sen...

Article by AP | Published 06/26/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Israel has reached a reconciliation deal with Turkey to end a bitter six-year rift between the Mideast powers, an official said Sunday. Relations...

   
 

Spreading Chilul Shabbos in Yerushalayim’s Mitcha...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/26/16 | Comments (0)

Tensions are mounting between Jerusalem City Hall and chareidi parties in the coalition as additional businesses opened their doors this past Shabbos in the &ls...

   
 

Chief Rabbinate May License Private Hashgachos

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/26/16 | Comments (0)

As the Chief Rabbinate of Israel probes ways to improve the state kashrus system, one of the ideas being floated is to license private hashgachos, with the latt...

   
 

Hodu LaShem Ki Tov: Mazel Tov! Israeli Woman Stabbed By...

Article by Tazpit News Agency | Published 06/26/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Michal Froman, a pregnant Israeli woman stabbed by a 16-year-old Palestinian terrorist five months ago, gave birth to a girl on Saturday in the Je...

   
 

Watch Nachal Chareidi Soldiers at Swearing-In Ceremony ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/26/16 | Comments (0)

Nachal Chareidi soldiers declare their allegiance at the March 16, 2016 ceremony following completion of a portion of their training. ...

   
 

Estate of American Couple Donates $400 Million To Israe...

Article by JPOST | Published 06/26/16 | Comments (0)

San Diego, CA - A US couple of Holocaust survivors gifted $400 million to the Ben Gurion University of the Negev. The American Associates of the university ann...

   
 

Israel PM Says Brexit To Have No Direct Impact On Israe...

Article by JPOST | Published 06/26/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon on Sunday said that the Finance Ministry had set up a 24-hour “situation room” to keep tabs on economic ...

   
 

Successful Appeal Against NYU Grad Student BDS Motion H...

Article by Lea Speyer | Published 06/26/16 | Comments (0)

A successful appeal against New York University’s (NYU) Graduate Student Union’s (GSOC) motion in support of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions...

   
 

BDE: ZAKA: The Body of Mrs. Esti Weinstein, a'h, F...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/26/16 | Comments (0)

Zaka released a message on Sunday afternoon 20 Sivan that the search for Mrs. Esti Weinstein has come to a tragic end. She disappeared last week, last seen in...

   
 

Palestine Dentist Arrested For Bombing Attack That Woun...

Article by JPOST | Published 06/26/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - The Israel Security Agency (Shin Bet) announced Sunday that five Palestinians – including three dentists – were arrested in the allege...

   
 

Amid Turkey Deal Turmoil, PM Vows Israel Working To Ret...

Article by jpo | Published 06/26/16 | Comments (0)

 Jerusalem - Israeli Prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu Sunday spoke of recent developments regarding Israel’s diplomatic processes with Turkey and ...

   
 

Life Sentence Plus 31 Years For Pride Parade Murderer

Article by Shai Landesman | Published 06/26/16 | Comments (0)

Yishai Schlissel, convicted of murder of Shira Banki, 16, at Pride Parade last year, handed heavy sentence by District Court Yishai Schlissel, the man recentl...

   
 

4 Muslims arrested on Temple Mount

Article by Ido Ben-Porat | Published 06/26/16 | Comments (0)

The Jerusalem Police arrested four Muslim youths Sunday morning inside the Temple Mount Compound, on suspicion of disturbing the public peace and interfering ...

   
 

Families of Slain Soldiers Push for Return of Bodies Fr...

Article by News Editor | Published 06/25/16 | Comments (0)

As Israeli and Turkish negotiators were set to meet Sunday in Rome to reach an agreement on normalizing ties, the families of two soldiers killed in the 2014 ...

   
 

Palestinian Leader Disavows Rabbis Water Poisoning Alle...

Article by Reuters | Published 06/25/16 | Comments (0)

West Bank - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Saturday retracted his allegation that Israeli rabbis had called for the poisoning of Palestinian water, a ...

   
 

Netanyahu: Cameron Is a 'True Friend Of Israel...

Article by Ben Ariel | Published 06/24/16 | Comments (0)

Prime Minister Netanyahu reacts to British Prime Minister's resignation announcement, thanks him for his friendship with Israel. Prime Minister Binyamin N...

   
 

Rabbinical Council of America Statement on Status of Co...

Article by RCA | Published 06/24/16 | Comments (0)

 The Rabbinical Council of America, the leading organization of orthodox rabbis in North America, appreciates and supports the efforts of the Chief Rabbina...

   
 

Israeli Forces Kill Palestinian Female Attacker In West...

Article by AP | Published 06/24/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Israel’s army says troops have shot and killed a Palestinian woman after she purposely rammed her vehicle into an Israeli car, injuring two ...

   
 

Itzhak Perlman Awarded the 2016 Genesis Prize (Videos &...

Article by BJLife/Sharon Altshul | Published 06/24/16 | Comments (0)

Pledges to Dedicate $3 Million in Proceeds from His Award to Programs for Persons with Disabilities and Music Education Jerusalem, June 23, 2016 – Toni...

   
 

Rabbi Who Converted Ivanka Trump Slams Israeli Rabbinat...

Article by JPOST | Published 06/24/16 | Comments (0)

New York -  New York Rabbi Haskel Lookstein, told The Jerusalem Post on Thursday that the Petah Tikva rabbinate’s rejection of one of his conversio...

   
 

BDE: Sudden Petirah of Bostoner Rebbe of Beit Shemesh, ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/24/16 | Comments (0)

The Bostoner Rebbe (right) from Beit Shemesh was Niftar moments ago at Jersey Shore Medical University Center.  The Rebbe Zatzal was in Lakewood for a g...

   
 

Were Israel’s Yemenite Children Kidnapped? Questi...

Article by Tazpit News Agency | Published 06/23/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - A painful chapter in Israel’s history – the mysterious disappearance, or abduction, of hundreds of Yemenite children shortly after the...

   
 

Who Is a Jew? Maybe Not Woman Converted by Esteemed New...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/23/16 | Comments (0)

JERUSALEM — Critics of Israel’s chief rabbinate have long complained that scores of American converts to Judaism have trouble getting approval to ...

   
 

Ettinger Prohibited From Contacting 92 Right-Wing Activ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/23/16 | Comments (0)

In what many believe is an unprecedented list, right-wing activists Meir Ettinger, who was released from ten-months of administration detention three weeks ago,...

   
 

Israel Grants First Refugee Status To Sudanese Asylum S...

Article by AP | Published 06/23/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Israel has granted refugee status to a Sudanese asylum seeker from Darfur for the first time. Ministry of Interior spokeswoman Sabine Haddad says D...

   
 

8,308 Israelis Renounced Citizenship Over Past 12 Years

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/23/16 | Comments (0)

A new report shows that rate of Israelis renouncing their citizenship has increased by 18% since 2003; reasons for so doing range from prerequisites for forei...

   
 

Israel's Netanyahu Aims To Head Off Criticism With...

Article by Reuters | Published 06/23/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will fly to Rome on Sunday to try to fend off pressure from the United States and Europe over his settlements po...

   
 

‘I Never Thought It Would Happen To Me’

Article by Shoshana Miskin Perez | Published 06/23/16 | Comments (0)

Arab father eulogizes after forgetting young children inside the family car, warns parents to be more cautious. On Thursday, the funeral of Ahmed and Mohammed ...

   
 

Man Stabbed To Death Next To Shul

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/23/16 | Comments (0)

Worshippers at a Kiryat Malachi synagogue were stunned Thursday morning to discover that a severely wounded man in the synagogue courtyard. The 28-year old m...

   
 

Report: Hamas Leadership Panicked Over Defection to Isr...

Article by Ruthie Blum | Published 06/22/16 | Comments (0)

A number of recent defections has Hamas in a panic, London-based pan-Arab news outlet Al Asharq al Awsat reported on Wednesday. According to the report &m...

   
 

Indictment Filed In Traffic Court Against Egged Driver ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/22/16 | Comments (0)

A multi-count indictment was filed against Egged bus driver Chaim Biton in the Jerusalem Traffic Court. Biton was the driver who crashed an Egged number 402 bus...

   
 

US And Israel Unveil F-35 ‘Crown Jewel’: Ne...

Article by Jesse Lempel/TPS | Published 06/22/16 | Comments (0)

Forth Worth, TX - The F-35 stealth fighter jet, known in Hebrew as the Adir (“mighty”), was rolled out Wednesday in a special ceremony in Forth Wo...

   
 

Trump Advisor: We'll Give Israel More Aid Than Oba...

Article by David Rosenberg | Published 06/22/16 | Comments (0)

Trump aide, David Friedman, says Israel should hold off on new aid package with US, wait till after elections. Israel need not rush to negotiate a new Memorand...

   
 

Palestinians Get Life Sentences For Killing Israeli Cou...

Article by AP | Published 06/22/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - An Israeli military court on Wednesday handed life sentences to four Palestinians who gunned down an Israeli couple in front of their children in ...

   
 

Israel PM To Meet Kerry On Talks With Palestinians

Article by AP | Published 06/22/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is set to meet U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in Rome amid growing international pressure for the re...

   
 

Israel Declares New Holiday Honoring Immigrants

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/22/16 | Comments (0)

The Israeli Knesset has formally declared a new holiday, National Aliyah Day, to celebrate the country’s history of immigration and immigrants’ c...

   
 

Op-Ed: Herzog Sells The Brooklyn Bridge - Again

Article by Jack Engelhard | Published 06/22/16 | Comments (0)

Israel can keep the Kotel – everything else must go. Israel can keep the Western Wall but practically nothing else under a plan worked out in secret bet...

   
 

Good News For Yeshiva Students Coming From Abroad

Article by Shai Landesman | Published 06/22/16 | Comments (0)

Yeshiva students to be given official 'student' status at Israeli consulate in their native countries. Minister of the Interior Aryeh Deri has s...

   
 

EU Dismisses Israeli Accusations of Colonialism as &lsq...

Article by News Editor | Published 06/22/16 | Comments (0)

The European Union on Wednesday dismissed strident criticism by an Israeli official — who, among other things, had accused the organization of “co...

   
 

A Talmid Of Mir Yerushalyim Looks To Do Chessed At The ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/22/16 | Comments (0)

The following unedited story was posted on the Facebook page of Rabbi Dov Lipman, former MK in the Yesh Atid party. The post appeared on Monday, 14 Sivan. An i...

   
 

Israel Eyes Law To Remove Online Content Inciting Terro...

Article by Reuters | Published 06/22/16 | Comments (0)

Tel Aviv - Israel’s Justice Ministry is drafting legislation that would enable it to order Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and other social media to remove o...

   
 

Jerusalem Conference Addresses Defending Israel in Inte...

Article by BJLife/Sharon Altshul | Published 06/22/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem, Israel - June 22, 2016 - The second annual conference of Shurat HaDin was held at The Jerusalem Dan Hotel on June 20-21, 2016. The Shurat HaDin organ...

   
 

Heroism In The Face Of Terror

Article by Shai Landesman | Published 06/22/16 | Comments (0)

War Hero Avigdor Kahalani awards citations to civilians for bravery shown in the recent wave of Arab terror. Here are their stories. In an emotional ceremony ...

   
 

Israel Launches Probe After Soldiers Pose As Google Log...

Article by AP | Published 06/21/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Israel’s military says it is investigating a recent incident at an air force base in which soldiers were ordered to stand in formation to sp...

   
 

Israeli Veterans Develop New Gun Lock to Prevent Friend...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/21/16 | Comments (0)

Israel Defense Forces (IDF) veterans have developed a new gun lock that can prevent accidents and keep the owner’s weapon secure. Zore X is a caliber-s...

   
 

Israel Needs U.K. To Remain In EU To Fight Threats, PM ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/21/16 | Comments (0)

British Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday told a group of British Jews that Israel needs the United Kingdom to remain in the European Union (EU) to help ...

   
 

In Jerusalem's Cramped Old City, Christians Feel T...

Article by Reuters | Published 06/21/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - When hundreds of Jewish nationalists marched through the Muslim Quarter of Jerusalem’s Old City this month, waving banners and chanting song...

   
 

Israel and the US Sign Operative Cyber Defense Cooperat...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 06/21/16 | Comments (0)

Israel National Cyber Bureau (INCB) Head Dr. Eviatar Matania and National Cyber Security Authority Head Buky Carmeli have signed a joint declaration on operativ...

   
 

US Intelligence Community Petitions Against Easing of C...

Article by Lea Speyer | Published 06/21/16 | Comments (0)

The US intelligence community has petitioned against easing the parole conditions of convicted spy Jonathan Pollard, on the grounds that doing so would breach...

   
 

Tension Over Missile Defense Funding Further Complicate...

Article by Sean Savage | Published 06/21/16 | Comments (0)

Since taking office in 2009, President Barack Obama’s relationship with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been fraught with tension. Even wi...

   
 

Mother Of Seven Disappeared In Northern Israel

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/21/16 | Comments (0)

A 50-year-old woman who was chareidi until about eight years ago, a mother of seven, disappeared from northern Israel on Monday 14 Sivan. Esti Weinstein, a res...

   
 

Alan Weinkrantz, Z'L, Killed in Crash at Tel Aviv ...

Article by BJLife/Sharon Altshul | Published 06/21/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem, Israel - June 21, 2016 - In Israel, after Shabbat, word spread quickly that three people were killed in Tel Aviv. Sitting in an outdoor cafe, diners ...

   
 

Orlando And Tel Aviv Shootings Highlight American-Israe...

Article by Alex Traiman | Published 06/21/16 | Comments (0)

In a span of less than a week, deadly shooting sprees at the hands of gunmen affiliated with Islamic terror movements rocked Orlando and Tel Aviv. In America,...

   
 

Israel Intercepts Wet Suit Shipment Bound For Gaza Terr...

Article by Israel Hayom | Published 06/21/16 | Comments (0)

Israel announced Monday that it has foiled an attempt to smuggle dozens of professional wet suits into the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip. It is believed the wet su...

   
 

Israeli Official: IDF Troops Mistakenly Shoot, Kill 14-...

Article by AP | Published 06/21/16 | Comments (0)

West Bank - Israeli troops shot and killed a 14-year-old Palestinian boy early Tuesday in the West Bank and wounded four others, a Palestinian official said. ...

   
 

BDE: Rebitzen Yael Cohen, A'H

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/21/16 | Comments (0)

Rebitzen Yael Cohen ob”m, 80, the wife of HaGaon HaRav Shalom Cohen Shlita, was niftar early Tuesday morning 15 Sivan in Mayanei HaYeshua Hospital in Bnei...

   
 

Israel's 'Cornflakes Law': Crunch Time F...

Article by Reuters | Published 06/21/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - For generations of Israelis, brand names like Heinz Ketchup, Skippy peanut butter and Kellogg’s Cornflakes were a costly luxury—availa...

   
 

Turkey, Israel To Agree Normalization Deal June 26

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/21/16 | Comments (0)

Turkey and Israel to upgrade diplomatic relations, six years after Mavi Marmara incident. Turkey and Israel will this weekend announce a deal on normalizi...

   
 

MK Moshe Gafni Opposes Charedim Studying In Universitie...

Article by Yedidya Ben-Or | Published 06/21/16 | Comments (0)

Knesset Finance Committee chair explains why he is pessimistic about academic opportunities for Charedim. MK Moshe Gafni (UTJ), the head of the Knesset Finance...

   
 

How Gas Could Warm Relations Between Israel And Turkey

Article by Reuters | Published 06/20/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - On the sidelines of a nuclear security summit in Washington in March, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan held a private meeting with Israel&rs...

   
 

American Patron Of Israeli Settlers Buried In East Jeru...

Article by AP | Published 06/20/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Irving Moskowitz, an American patron of ultranationalist Israeli settlers, was laid to rest in east Jerusalem on Monday. Hundreds of mourners gath...

   
 

Herzog’s Secret Election-Eve Deal With Palestinia...

Article by Tazpit News Agency | Published 06/20/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - On the eve of the 2015 elections Isaac Herzog, head of the Labor party and then favorite to win the premiership, reached a dramatic deal with Pale...

   
 

Israeli Minister Unapologetic For Security 'Profil...

Article by Reuters | Published 06/20/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - A senior Israeli official justified the “profiling” of Muslims as potential security threats on Monday after U.S. presidential candida...

   
 

Israel Advances Law to Exempt Octogenarians From Waitin...

Article by Ruthie Blum | Published 06/19/16 | Comments (0)

A bill seeking to make life easier for octogenarians was approved by the Jewish state’s Ministerial Committee for Legislation on Sunday, Israe...

   
 

Pro-Settler Group Urges British Israelis To 'Leave...

Article by AP | Published 06/19/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - An Israeli advocacy group that is allied with the West Bank settler movement is urging British-Israelis to vote in favor of leaving the European U...

   
 

Family Of U.S. Boy Killed By Alligator 'Overwhelme...

Article by Reuters | Published 06/19/16 | Comments (0)

Orlando, FL - The parents of a 2-year-old boy snatched away and drowned by an alligator in Florida have been “overwhelmed with the support and love&rdqu...

   
 

Three Dead As Car Crashes Into Tel Aviv Restaurant (Vid...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/18/16 | Comments (0)

Incident believed caused when driver lost consciousness. Police say not related to terror. A vehicle went off the road and struck a restaurant in Tel Aviv on S...

   
 

Israel Bars Two Palestinians From Leaving Country Due T...

Article by Jonathan Benedek,Tazpit News A... | Published 06/17/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Interior Minister Aryeh Deri, chairman of the religious party Shas, signed an order on Thursday temporarily preventing two Palestinians, Mesbah Me...

   
 

Terrorists Throw Molotov Cocktail in Armon Hanatziv

Article by Ido Ben-Porat | Published 06/17/16 | Comments (0)

Four Arabs firebomb home in Jerusalem neighborhood. No casualties, though a window was damaged. Arab terrorists threw four Molotov cocktails at a home in the J...

   
 

Israeli High-tech Company Extends Hand To Gaza's P...

Article by Reuters | Published 06/16/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Mellanox Technologies is looking to take advantage of a resource largely untapped by Israel’s high-tech companies: Palestinians. Nasdaq-list...

   
 

Gawker Posts Anti-Trump Playbook; Was It Stolen From DN...

Article by AP | Published 06/16/16 | Comments (0)

Washington - The website Gawker on Wednesday published what it said appears to be the Democratic National Committee’s anti-Donald Trump playbook, which ...

   
 

Reform & Conservative Mixed Gender Mincha at the Ko...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/16/16 | Comments (0)

The Reform and Conservative Movements on Thursday 10 Sivan at 5:00PM, will be holding a mixed gender ‘mincha’ at the Kosel Plaza. The event is not p...

   
 

Kissinger: Arab Regional Turmoil Makes Normalization H...

Article by Jpost.com | Published 06/16/16 | Comments (0)

New York - Regional turmoil makes it impossible to use the regional 2002 Arab Peace Plan to help end the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, former US secretary of ...

   
 

In Wake of ‘Jihadist’ Orlando Massacre, US ...

Article by Ruthie Blum | Published 06/15/16 | Comments (0)

The United States needs to learn from Israel where facing jihadist activity is concerned, said two pundits in the US media on Wednesday — ...

   
 

Amid Reports in Qatari Daily That at Least 4 Arab State...

Article by Lea Speyer | Published 06/15/16 | Comments (0)

Amid reports about a number of Arab countries secretly voting in favor of Israel’s chairmanship of a prestigious United Nations committee, Israel&r...

   
 

Free Shabbos Public Bus Service To Begin In Herzliya

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/15/16 | Comments (0)

Efforts to create a new religious status quo reality regarding public buses on Shabbos continue in cities around Israel R”L, and while progress may be min...

   
 

Israel Revokes VIP Permit Of Palestinian Liaison

Article by AP | Published 06/15/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem -  Israel’s defense minister revoked on Wednesday the VIP entry permit of the Palestinian Authority’s outreach liaison to Israeli s...

   
 

Illegal Antiquities Trader Busted In Yerushalayim Afte...

Article by Michael Zeff/TPS | Published 06/15/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - A souvenir shop in the Mamilla Mall, a high-end shopping complex adjacent to Jerusalem’s Old City, was raided by officers of the Israel Anti...

   
 

Israeli Official Warns Hezbollah Against Another War

Article by AP | Published 06/15/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Israel’s head of military intelligence says Hezbollah guerrillas in Lebanon should be wary of another war with Israel. Marking 10 years sinc...

   
 

Israel Decides Against Charging Soldier In Gaza Shellin...

Article by AP | Published 06/15/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - The Israeli military has decided not to file criminal charges against a commander who ordered his soldiers to open fire at a structure in the Gaza...

   
 

Yerushalayim OKs New Building For Jews In Arab Neighbor...

Article by AP | Published 06/15/16 | Comments (0)

Israel - Jerusalem’s city hall on Wednesday said it approved the construction of a new building for Jews in the heart of an Arab neighborhood of east Je...

   
 

Israel Culture Minister Probes Troupes That Shun Settle...

Article by AP | Published 06/15/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Israel’s polarizing culture minister has dispatched a contested questionnaire to theaters and dance troupes to find out whether they are per...

   
 

Hamas ‘Terror Tunnel’ Chief Defected To Isr...

Article by Michael Zeff/TPS | Published 06/15/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Several Palestinian news sources have reported that a senior member of the Hamas, with intimate knowledge of the organization’s terror tunne...

   
 

Netanyahu Slams 'Misleading' Reports Of US Ai...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/15/16 | Comments (0)

Prime Minister's Office accuses commentators of issuing misleading headlines for political reasons; 'Expressions of panic not warranted.' Prime...

   
 

PA Demands Israel Remove All Police From Jerusalem'...

Article by Dalit Halevy | Published 06/15/16 | Comments (0)

Palestinian PM Rami Hamdallah declares Palestinians have 'right' to attack Israelis, wants Israel to make things easier for terrorists. The Palestin...

   
 

Fire in Yerushalayim Forces City Entrance to be Closed ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/15/16 | Comments (0)

Blaze rages near capital's Har Hamenuchot cemetery, Jerusalem Forest. Firefighters, planes working to contain it. Fourteen teams of firefights are working...

   
 

President Rivlin Hosts First Day Of Herzliya Conference...

Article by BJLife/Sharon Altshul | Published 06/14/16 | Comments (0)

President Rivlin: "Israeli society today finds itself at a crossroads - to be or not to be." A year after his 'Four Tribes' address at the Herzl...

   
 

Israel's Reconciliation With Turkey Seen Bolsterin...

Article by Reuters | Published 06/14/16 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Israel’s efforts to reconcile with NATO member Turkey will help enhance Israeli intelligence sharing and other security cooperation with the...

   
 

Senior Member Of Hamas Military Wing Defects To Israel:...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/14/16 | Comments (0)

The Internet site of the official newspaper of the Palestinian Authority, Al-Hayat al-Jadida, reported Tuesday that a senior member of the Izaddin al-Qassam bri...

   
 

Rav Shach and the Draft

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/14/16 | Comments (0)

A new volume of Rav Elazar Menachem Man Shach’s letters includes a letter discussing his reaction after the government drafted a female draft law that d...

   
 

Israel Demolishes Home Of Palestinian Killer Of Mother ...

Article by AP | Published 06/14/16 | Comments (0)

West Bank - The Israeli military early Saturday demolished the family home of a Palestinian who it says stabbed a Jewish mother to death in front of her child...

   
 

NATO Ambassadors Meet In Jerusalem (Photo Essay)

Article by BJLife/Sharon Altshul | Published 06/14/16 | Comments (0)

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, met with ambassadors from NATO member states at the King David Hotel in Jerusalem, Israel on Tuesday.  Before...

   
 

Hasbara Success Story - Facebook Restores Pro-Israel Gr...

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Dov Lipman | Published 06/14/16 | Comments (0)

On May 25, Facebook rejected a post on the page "Israel Video Network" which said "It is called Israel and not Palestine.  Share if you agree."  They ...

   
 

Rav David Yosef Calls On The Chief Rabbinate Of Israel ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/14/16 | Comments (0)

After the recent report in which Rabbi Shai Piron was mesader keddushin at a chupah in which the chosson and kallah recited the sheva brachos under the chupah, ...

   
 

BDE: A Son of Rav Michael Lasri Dies Following Drownin...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/14/16 | Comments (0)

Shimon Yochai Lasri, z”l, a 21-year-old son of popular rav and baal teshuvah speaker Rabbi Michael Lasri Shlita, was niftar on Shavuos morning after dro...