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Rumsfeld ‘Amazed’ by Washington Treatment of Israel, Vice Premier Highlights ‘Conceptual Failure’ (PHOTOS)

Stressing that attributing current problems in the Middle East to the Israel- Palestinian conflict is a "continuous conceptual failure," Vice Prime Minister...

January 31, 2012 11:57 am

Mayor Michael Bloomberg Presides Over Naming of Ed Koch Center (PHOTOS)

Oh what a night! Mayor Michael Bloomberg presented (former) Mayor Edward I. Koch to an admiring crowd gathered in New York City January 25 to honor Mr. Koch and celebrate the naming of the...

Serious Tone Dominates 2012 JCRC-NY Congressional Breakfast

The annual Jewish Community Relations Council Congressional Breakfast is an opportunity for members of the New York Congressional Delegation to break bread - and munch bagels - with Jewish leaders.  The 2012...

With Responsibility to Its Core, Zionism Births A People

Daniel Gordis spoke to a Manhattan audience at the Park Avenue Synagogue January 10. He challenged, raised concerns, frightened, opened eyes and brought a measure of hope about the continued importance of the...

January 10, 2012 1:15 pm

Beth Israel Has a Ball

As Beth Israel President Dr. Harris Nagler and his wife, Freema, greeted guests...

January 2, 2012 7:48 pm

Creating Miracles With Style

It is said that three parties are needed to create a child: mother, father and...

January 2, 2012 4:45 pm

Interfaith Breakfast: Controversy with Your Coffee?

The Mayor's Annual Interfaith breakfast, a traditional event on the City's year end...

December 25, 2011 6:27 pm

David Broza: It Will Be Good

In New York, The David Broza Concert is a December 24th tradition that spans generations....

December 25, 2011 5:36 pm

With Lights Aglow, the City Celebrates Chanukah

Mayor Michael Bloomberg welcomed several hundred leaders of the New York community to...

January 31, 2012 11:57 am

Rumsfeld ‘Amazed’ by Washington Treatment of Israel, Vice Premier Highlights ‘Conceptual Failure’ (PHOTOS)

Stressing that attributing current problems in the Middle East to the Israel- Palestinian conflict is a "continuous conceptual failure," Vice Prime Minister Moshe...

January 30, 2012 11:02 am

Mayor Michael Bloomberg Presides Over Naming of Ed Koch Center (PHOTOS)

Oh what a night! Mayor Michael Bloomberg presented (former) Mayor Edward I. Koch to an admiring crowd gathered in New York City January 25...

January 26, 2012 4:32 pm

Serious Tone Dominates 2012 JCRC-NY Congressional Breakfast

The annual Jewish Community Relations Council Congressional Breakfast is an opportunity for members of the New York Congressional Delegation to break bread...

January 16, 2012 9:05 pm

With Responsibility to Its Core, Zionism Births A People

Daniel Gordis spoke to a Manhattan audience at the Park Avenue Synagogue January 10. He challenged, raised concerns, frightened, opened eyes and brought a...

January 10, 2012 1:15 pm

Beth Israel Has a Ball

As Beth Israel President Dr. Harris Nagler and his wife, Freema, greeted guests at the 2011 Second Century Ball, the warmth among colleagues...

January 2, 2012 7:48 pm

Creating Miracles With Style

It is said that three parties are needed to create a child: mother, father and a bit of ezrat Ha Shem (God's help). For about...

January 2, 2012 4:45 pm

Interfaith Breakfast: Controversy with Your Coffee?

The Mayor's Annual Interfaith breakfast, a traditional event on the City's year end political calendar, is usually an informal opportunity for religious...

December 25, 2011 6:27 pm

David Broza: It Will Be Good

In New York, The David Broza Concert is a December 24th tradition that spans generations. When the date falls during the celebration of the Hannukah...

December 25, 2011 5:36 pm

With Lights Aglow, the City Celebrates Chanukah

Mayor Michael Bloomberg welcomed several hundred leaders of the New York community to the Mayor's annual Hannukah party, this year, 2011/5772, celebrated...

December 21, 2011 3:47 pm

Children Celebrate Chanukah with the Israeli Consulate and Miss New York

Giving back to the community is a holiday tradition at the Israeli Consulate in New York. In celebration of the Chanukah Holiday, the...

December 20, 2011 5:55 pm

Heiberger Honored by FIDF

Andrew Heiberger, Founder and Chairman of Town Residential, was honored by the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (Real Estate Division) at its...

December 19, 2011 10:10 pm

Panelists Analyze Israel’s Media Challenges, Seek Solutions

On December 15th, The Algemeiner hosted the first in its series of discussions dedicated to "finding solutions," to Israel's negative media experience. The initial session...

December 14, 2011 8:13 pm

Senator “Dr. Gillibrand” Celebrates Yeshiva University’s 87th Convocation

Leaders of the Jewish and secular worlds of academia, business, and technology gathered at New York's Waldorf Astoria for the "treasured tradition" of...

December 12, 2011 10:13 am

FIDF Hosts 1500 Young Jews

A whopping 1500 Jews in their 20's and 30's gathered last Saturday night at the Metropolitan Pavilion on 18th Street in what is among the...

Culture

Jay-Z Refutes Accusations of Antisemitic Lyrics: ‘It Was an Exaggeration’

Hip-hop mogul Jay-Z has slammed claims that lyrics on his recently released album included...

Hollywood Pays Tribute to Iconic Jewish Comic Jerry Lewis Following His Death at Age 91

A number of celebrities shared tributes to comedic legend Jerry Lewis, who died...

Israel’s Sam Spiegel School Named One of World’s Best Film Academies

The Sam Spiegel Film & Television School has been named one of the...

Features

Palestinian Authority Payments to Terrorists Far Exceed Regular Welfare Payments

Palestinian terrorists and their families are receiving far higher payments than Palestinian welfare...

Jewish Beard Growers Strive to Be the Face of Global Facial Hair Showdown

JNS.org - Visitors to the Otto Weidt Workshop for the Blind Museum in Berlin often meet Haim...

With Kurdistan, Israel May Gain ‘Stable, Tolerant’ Ally in Fight Against Islamic Extremism

JNS.org - During the last several years, Israel has witnessed the crumbling...

World

What’s in a Translation? Atlanta School Reflects on ‘Mein Kampf...

Students at a prestigious independent school in Atlanta are reaching the end of a hot summer embroiled in a controversy...

Israel

Israeli PM Netanyahu Meets With Visiting Bipartisan US Congressional Delega...

JNS.org - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met on Tuesday with a bipartisan delegation from the US Congress, thanking the lawmakers for...

Middle East

Lebanese Beauty Queen Stripped of Title After Israel Visit Revealed

JNS.org – A winner of a Lebanese beauty pageant has been stripped of her title after it was revealed she visited Israel. Dual Swedish-Lebanese citizen Amanda Hanna, who won the Miss Lebanon...

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