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JNF-OR Joins AICF at Tully Hall Gala

Broadway Sensation, the Jewish National Fund (JNF)-Or Movement-American Israel Cultural Foundation (AICF) annual gala concert "hit the boards" May 16 at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center.  Songs of tribute and...

Rabbi Arthur Schneier Awarded Top French Honor (PHOTOS)

Park East Synagogue Rabbi and Appeal of Conscience Foundation founder, Arthur Schneier was awarded French's highest honor last week in a ceremony at the French consulate on 5th avenue. The Legion of Honor was bestowed upon...

May 12, 2011 11:38 am

Israel Celebrates Sixty Three! (PHOTOS)

In Israel, a nation stopped, came to its feet and stood in silence mourning, remembering...

May 10, 2011 5:52 pm

Cantor Attends Boteach Launch of National Institute of Jewish Values

Englewood, NJ—Rabbi Shmuley Boteach announced the formation of the National Institute of Jewish Values. The...

May 9, 2011 3:46 pm

Israel Film Festival Celebrates Silver Anniversary (PHOTOS)

Twenty five year ago, Meir Fenigstein actualized a dream and began bringing the best of...

May 3, 2011 2:36 pm

Holocaust Remembrances Commemorate Righteous, Focus on Life

It is "the courage to stand up for what is right" that characterizes a Hero. ...

April 14, 2011 1:34 pm

Israel Film Festival Celebrates Silver Anniversary

For 25 years the Israel Film Festival has enriched the American vision of Israeli life...

May 22, 2011 4:34 pm
May 17, 2011 5:31 pm

JNF-OR Joins AICF at Tully Hall Gala

Broadway Sensation, the Jewish National Fund (JNF)-Or Movement-American Israel Cultural Foundation (AICF) annual gala concert "hit the boards" May 16 at Alice...

May 17, 2011 2:59 pm

Rabbi Arthur Schneier Awarded Top French Honor (PHOTOS)

Park East Synagogue Rabbi and Appeal of Conscience Foundation founder, Arthur Schneier was awarded French's highest honor last week in a ceremony at the French...

May 12, 2011 11:38 am

Israel Celebrates Sixty Three! (PHOTOS)

In Israel, a nation stopped, came to its feet and stood in silence mourning, remembering and commemorating those who have fallen to protect the Jewish...

May 10, 2011 5:52 pm

Cantor Attends Boteach Launch of National Institute of Jewish Values

Englewood, NJ—Rabbi Shmuley Boteach announced the formation of the National Institute of Jewish Values. The inaugural event was held on Sunday, May 8th at the...

May 9, 2011 3:46 pm

Israel Film Festival Celebrates Silver Anniversary (PHOTOS)

Twenty five year ago, Meir Fenigstein actualized a dream and began bringing the best of Israeli cinema to American audiences. As the industry prospered, so...

May 3, 2011 2:36 pm

Holocaust Remembrances Commemorate Righteous, Focus on Life

It is "the courage to stand up for what is right" that characterizes a Hero.  Carl Lutz, a Swiss diplomat, Vice Consul in Budapest, Hungary...

April 14, 2011 1:34 pm

Israel Film Festival Celebrates Silver Anniversary

For 25 years the Israel Film Festival has enriched the American vision of Israeli life and culture through the powerful medium of film.  It is the...

April 13, 2011 3:17 pm

CAMERA Commemoration at Chelsea Piers

The Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting, CAMERA, welcomed over 500 supporters to The Friends of Israel Initiative at Chelsea Piers in New York,...

April 12, 2011 5:31 pm

Breaking Bread at JCRC Dinner

More than 600 Jewish, communal and political leaders gathered at the Pierre Hotel in Manhattan for the annual dinner of the Jewish Community Relations Council...

April 5, 2011 6:31 pm

Carmel and Yatir Dinner at City Winery

Move over Manischewitz! Kosher plonk has finally come of age and where better to showcase its talents than downtown NY's mecca for wine lovers -...

April 4, 2011 11:34 am

Borough Presidents About Town

In Manhattan, the Borough President threw a party and everybody came! Woman from across the wide spectrum that is Manhattan came to the Temple of Dendur...

April 4, 2011 10:51 am

Castle Connolly Honors Evelyn Lauder at National Physician Awards

Evelyn Lauder received the 2011 The National Health Leadership Award at the National Physician of the Year Awards Ceremony March 28.  The event, hosted by...

Culture

Belieb It: Justin Bieber to Perform in Israel in 2017

JNS.org -- Canadian pop star Justin Bieber will perform in Israel as part of his upcoming 2017 international tour. The singer announced...

The Rise of the Israeli Right: From Odessa to Hebron (REVIEW)

The Rise of the Israeli Right: From Odessa to Hebron, By Colin Shindler, Cambridge University Press, New York, 2015, 411 pp. Finally, the student of...

Features

Captain of Communication: IDF Vet Turned Entrepreneur Optimizes Email Usage

JNS.org -- As a former Israel Defense Forces elite special forces captain, Haim Senior...

Chabad Emissaries Coming to Small Jewish Community of South Dakota

JNS.org -- A state boasting just 400 Jews is about to receive its first full-time...

Israeli Pre-Military Academy ‘Breaks You and Builds You Anew’

JNS.org - “Put your hands behind your back and get on your knees,” 19-year-old Noam Ohayon told me. I complied. “Now fall forward...

World

‘Proud’ Jewish Actor Andrew Garfield Winning Plaudits for Playing Chris...

American-British Jewish actor Andrew Garfield is drawing critical acclaim for his portrayal of Christians in two potential Oscar candidate films. Garfield,...

Israel

Israel Signs Trilateral Research and Development Pact With Greece, Cyprus

JNS.org -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with the leaders of Cyprus and Greece on Thursday in Jerusalem as the three nations signed a research and development agreement to advance...

Middle East

Six Dead in Bombing Attack Near Great Pyramid of Giza in Egypt

At least six people have been killed in a bomb attack on a road leading to the Great Pyramid of Giza - a tourist attraction popular with British holiday-makers.

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