News Briefs

Tevet 6, 5775 / Sunday, December 28, 2014

Jerusalem: 53 Leftist Students 'Dare to Refuse' in IDF

'War of letters' begins anew against the IDF, this time, from students who say IDF 'is a contractor for segregation.'
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Jewish World, 11:56 AM

Thousands of Jews Converge in UK for Limmud Conference

Thousands of Jews from 27 countries have gathered in Coventry for the Limmud Conference 2014.
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Inside Israel, 11:23 AM

Eli Yishai Backs Netanyahu for Prime Minister

Ha'am Itanu chairman's support follows reports of a Netanyahu-Yishai alliance to weaken Left, Shas.
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Inside Israel, 11:13 AM

Likud's Gay Forum Head Runs in Primaries

Amir Ohana, Likud's Gay Forum head, seeks to break left-wing 'hegemony' over gay voters by running for a Likud spot.
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Inside Israel, 10:39 AM

Spiritual Leader of Israeli 'Black Hebrews' Dies

Founder of the African Hebrew Israelite movement dies of unknown causes, aged 75.
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Inside Israel

Former Ramat Hasharon Mayor Convicted of Fraud

Yitzhak Rochberger, who received two salaries simultaneously while serving as Ramat Hasharon mayor, was convicted of fraud.
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Music

In Time for Hanukkah: 'A New Light' New single by Mati Shriki pays a fitting tribute to the festival of light.

In Other News...

Argentina's Pres. Adopts Jew to Prevent Him Becoming a WerewolfArgentina's President Christina Fernandez adopts a Jewish child - to prevent him from growing fangs and claws.

Poll

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Recipes

Gluten Free LatkesFor those who cannot digest gluten or wish a tasty, different latke.

History in Pictures

The American Colony Founds a Photography Dep'tThe American Colony founders were not missionaries, but wished to live a simple life and help others.