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Buildings in Illegal Arab Neighborhood in Jerusalem to Be Demolished

JNS.org – The Jerusalem municipality and Israeli security forces are reportedly planning a large-scale demolition of an illegal Arab neighborhood constructed in the northernmost area...

November 13, 2017 4:07 pm

IDF Arrests Senior Commander of Palestinian Islamic Jihad Terror Group

JNS.org – The IDF arrested one of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) terror group’s senior commanders on Monday. Israel’s Shin Bet security agency stated that PIJ commander Tariq Qa’adan was apprehended by the IDF in the Palestinian...

Antisemitism Campaigners Urge Prince Charles to Repudiate 1986 Letter Decrying US ‘Jewish Lobby’

Britain's Campaign Against Antisemitism (CAA) added its voice to the chorus of condemnation of the heir to the British throne, Prince Charles, after a 1986 letter he wrote replete with antisemitic motifs was made public...

Cletus ‘Hebrew Hammer’ Seldin Sinks Roberto Ortiz in Round 3 of Nassau Coliseum Fight

Top Jewish boxer Cletus "Hebrew Hammer" Seldin continued his daunting run of victories with a third-round stoppage win over Roberto Ortiz at the Nassau Coliseum on Saturday night. The win brings the Long Island-born 31 year-old's total...

November 10, 2017 4:22 pm

‘Who’s Roger Waters?’ Famed Israeli-American Violinist Itzhak Perlman and Wife Dismiss BDS-Supporting Rocker

Israeli virtuoso Itzhak Perlman -- widely regarded as one of the world's greatest living violinists...

November 10, 2017 11:12 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Questioned for Fifth Time by Investigators as Part of Corruption Probes

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was questioned for a fifth time on Thursday amid...

November 9, 2017 6:47 pm

Taylor Force Act Ending US Funding for PA Terror Payments Set for Congressional Markup

A signature piece of US anti-terrorism legislation is scheduled to be "marked up" by the...

November 9, 2017 3:56 pm

Israeli Researchers Find That Brain Takes a Nap When Sleep-Deprived

JNS.org - A new collaborative study conducted by Israeli and American researchers has uncovered how sleep...

November 9, 2017 3:52 pm

British Jews Fear Longterm Fallout From Row Over UK Government Minister’s Undisclosed Meetings With Israeli Leaders

British Jewish leaders fear that the public row over a UK government minister's undisclosed meetings with Israeli leaders while...

November 13, 2017 4:07 pm

Buildings in Illegal Arab Neighborhood in Jerusalem to Be Demolished

JNS.org – The Jerusalem municipality and Israeli security forces are reportedly planning a large-scale demolition of an illegal Arab neighborhood constructed in the northernmost area of...

November 13, 2017 2:56 pm

IDF Arrests Senior Commander of Palestinian Islamic Jihad Terror Group

JNS.org – The IDF arrested one of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) terror group’s senior commanders on Monday. Israel’s Shin Bet security agency stated that PIJ commander...

November 12, 2017 2:15 pm

Antisemitism Campaigners Urge Prince Charles to Repudiate 1986 Letter Decrying US ‘Jewish Lobby’

Britain's Campaign Against Antisemitism (CAA) added its voice to the chorus of condemnation of the heir to the British throne, Prince Charles, after a 1986...

November 12, 2017 2:10 pm

Cletus ‘Hebrew Hammer’ Seldin Sinks Roberto Ortiz in Round 3 of Nassau Coliseum Fight

Top Jewish boxer Cletus "Hebrew Hammer" Seldin continued his daunting run of victories with a third-round stoppage win over Roberto Ortiz at the Nassau Coliseum on...

November 10, 2017 4:22 pm

‘Who’s Roger Waters?’ Famed Israeli-American Violinist Itzhak Perlman and Wife Dismiss BDS-Supporting Rocker

Israeli virtuoso Itzhak Perlman -- widely regarded as one of the world's greatest living violinists -- had some dismissive words for leading BDS advocate and former...

November 10, 2017 11:12 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Questioned for Fifth Time by Investigators as Part of Corruption Probes

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was questioned for a fifth time on Thursday amid ongoing corruption probes. Netanyahu was interviewed for four hours at his...

November 9, 2017 6:47 pm

Taylor Force Act Ending US Funding for PA Terror Payments Set for Congressional Markup

A signature piece of US anti-terrorism legislation is scheduled to be "marked up" by the House Foreign Affairs Committee next Wednesday, after several months of...

November 9, 2017 3:56 pm

Israeli Researchers Find That Brain Takes a Nap When Sleep-Deprived

JNS.org - A new collaborative study conducted by Israeli and American researchers has uncovered how sleep deprivation negatively affects brain activity. The study -- published in the...

November 9, 2017 3:52 pm

British Jews Fear Longterm Fallout From Row Over UK Government Minister’s Undisclosed Meetings With Israeli Leaders

British Jewish leaders fear that the public row over a UK government minister's undisclosed meetings with Israeli leaders while on a family vacation in Israel will have negative implications...

November 9, 2017 3:48 pm

Israeli Start-Up Sues Apple Over Alleged Smartphone Camera Technology Copyright Infringement

JNS.org - An Israeli start-up, Corephotonics, has filed a lawsuit in California arguing that Apple copied its patented smartphone camera technology. Tel Aviv-based Corephotonics, which has raised...

November 9, 2017 2:26 pm

Israeli University Hopes to Counter ‘Fake News’ With Real Course

JNS.org - Israel’s University of Haifa has introduced what it is describing as a first-of-its-kind course in the study of “fake news” that aims to foster...

November 9, 2017 1:24 pm

Palestinian Terrorists Arrested With Knives in Two West Bank Incidents

JNS.org - A Palestinian terrorist was arrested on Thursday outside Kochav Yaakov in Samaria, after a search of his backpack uncovered a meat cleaver, knife and Quran. A...

November 9, 2017 12:15 pm

Israeli Shekel Emerges as World’s 2nd-Strongest Currency

JNS.org - The Israeli shekel is currently the world’s second-strongest currency, according to a new report by the German global banking and financial services company Deutsche...

November 9, 2017 11:09 am

Rivlin Chastises Spain Over Lack of Support for Israel at UN

JNS.org - Israeli President Reuven Rivlin chastised Spain’s lackluster support for Israel in international forums during a meeting with Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy in...

Culture

Miss Israel, Miss Iraq Find ‘Peace and Love’ Amid Mideast Tensions

JNS.org – In a rare sign of Middle East solidarity, Miss Israel Adar Gandelsman and...

Israeli Soccer Star Named Most Valuable Player in Chinese League

JNS.org – Israeli soccer star Eran Zahavi was named this year’s most valuable player in the Chinese Super League (CSL) last...

Features

US Lawmakers Advance Measures to Block Aid to Hamas

The House Foreign Affairs Committee approved legislation on Wednesday targeting the Palestinian terrorist group Hamas. The approved measures include the Palestinian International Terrorism Support Prevention...

Hezbollah’s Firm Grip Over Lebanon Fuels Region’s Sectarian Strife

Chief Iranian proxy Hezbollah has a firm grip over Lebanon -- and the terror group's bloody...

World

Children’s Book ‘P Is For Palestine,’ Which Hails ‘...

Controversy erupted in a Facebook group of Upper East Side mothers this week after one member posted an advertisement for...

Opinion

Who Is Really ‘Insular’ — Hasidim? Or New York Times Editors?

The New York Times likes using the word “insular” to describe Hasidic Jews. It likes it so much that it uses the term twice in a single news article about...

Middle East

Lebanese Foreign Minister: We Will Defeat Israel in Any Future War

Lebanon will emerge victorious in any future conflict with Israel, the Cedar Republic’s foreign minister, Gebran Bassil, claimed in an interview published on Friday. Speaking with the Russian government-funded RT media...

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