PA acting like a de facto dictatorship

When the genie was let out of the bottle on Sept. 13th, 1993, a loud cry was heard throughout the Jewish World.Dr. Joseph Frager, 1/6/2019, 11:00 AM

Neo-Nazis deface Australian old age home with swastikas

Aged care facility that is home to Holocaust survivors in Melbourne defaced with swastikas by neo-Nazi organization.Ben Ariel, 1/6/2019, 6:09 AM

Rabbi Elisha Vishlitsky passes away

Rabbi Elisha Vishlitzky, one of the leading rabbis of religious Zionism, passed away this morning. Time of funeral not yet determined.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2019, 1:18 PM

Argentine minister investigated for deal with Iran passes away

Former Argentinian Foreign Minister Hector Timerman passed away at 65 after a battle with cancer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2019, 5:08 AM

'There's a great deal of anger at the way Bennett left'

Rabbi Zalman Baruch Melamed: Conference of rabbis in Jerusalem aimed at building a good representation that the public will follow.Eliran Aharon, 1/2/2019, 3:07 AM

Thousands at Baal HaTanya's grave in Haditch

Thousands flock to pray at grave of Maran HaBa'al HaTanya in Haditch in Ukraine on anniversary of his passing.Mordechai Sones, 1/1/2019, 8:40 PM

Tonight: Public prayers for healing of Rabbi Elisha Vishlitzky

Rabbi's family wishes public pray for healing of Rabbi Elisha Chaim ben Bella Berta.Mordechai Sones, 1/1/2019, 6:23 PM

'IFCJ' sponsors Aliyah for 5,000 Jews from 29 countries in 2018

Data from 'International Fellowship of Christians and Jews' indicate more than 80% of the new immigrants satisfied with absorption process.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2019, 1:24 PM

Chabad shluchim conference - the Israeli version

Hundreds of Chabad emissaries attend annual national conference at Nir Etzion Hotel for three day, discuss how to prepare for the Messiah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2018, 10:21 PM

'A sad day for Jews in Europe and for religious freedom'

Belgian ban on kosher slaughter goes into effect on January 1st, forcing local Jewish community to seek new source of meat.David Rosenberg, 12/31/2018, 9:16 AM

Torah is our ‘nuclear reactor’

Some thousand participants gather in Jerusalem at an event in honor of the completion of the Talmud Bavli (Babylonian Talmud).Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2018, 1:10 AM

Rabbi’s death from flu in Uman has community in panic

Haredi rabbi from Israel living in Ukraine dies of flu virus, sparking panic in local Breslev Hasidic community.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/30/2018, 10:44 PM

Teens rescued from 'Lev Tahor' cult found again after kidnapping

2 teens kidnapped after previously being rescued from a Jewish religious cult in Guatemala were found in Mexico more than three weeks later.Marcy Oster, JTA, 12/30/2018, 2:58 PM

Ahead of new year, immigration on the rise

Jewish Agency figures reveal 5% rise in 'Aliyah' during 2018, including 45% increase from Russia.Yoni Kempinski, 12/30/2018, 1:33 PM

Supreme Ct. Justice Hendel: 'Maimonides remains a guiding light'

Supreme Court Justice at 10th Rambam Conference: "Hard to believe that one person managed all that Rambam achieved."Rochel Sylvetsky, 12/30/2018, 7:51 AM

Jews targeted in NYC more than all other groups combined

New York saw more hate crimes against Jews in 2018 than all other targeted groups combined, according to police figures.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/28/2018, 10:09 PM

Clal Ysrael and the Sneh: The connection of Moshe‏

Rabbi Aryeh Leibowitz of the Shaalavim Yeshiva's commentary on the weekly Torah portion.Arutz Sheva, 12/28/2018, 4:06 PM

Could a quarter of all Latinos have Jewish ancestry?

Study shows 23% of tested Latinos likely have Jewish ancestry. 'There are more descendants of Spanish Jews than anyone ever imagined.'David Rosenberg, 12/28/2018, 1:44 PM

From Heil Hitler - to a Kippah and tefillin

Until a year and a half ago, Yonatan was still called Lutz. In the past he congratulated his friends with "Heil Hitler." Now he is a Jew.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2018, 11:02 PM

Hasidic wedding in Brooklyn cancelled after groom has measles

New York Department of Health orders wedding in Williamsburg called off after groom from Antwerp contracts measles.JTA, 12/27/2018, 9:37 PM

Central ritual bath dedication in Moscow

After months of intense renovations, the large 'mikva' at the central Marina Roscha Shul is finally ready.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2018, 2:16 PM

Book of Exodus: The name is 'Names'

Why is the book of Exodus called 'Shemot' - 'Names' - in Hebrew? Rabbi Yitzchak Botton explains the deeper message hidden in the title.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2018, 6:56 PM

Who will win this year's Moskowitz Prize?

Moskowitz Prize for Zionism welcomes nominations of candidates who put Zionism into action in today’s Israeli society.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2018, 10:58 AM

French woman confronts anti-Semitic protesters in Paris

74-year-old Jewish woman whose father was killed in Auschwitz confronts three men who made "reverse Nazi salute".Ben Ariel, 12/25/2018, 5:36 AM

Justice Ginsburg resumes working after cancer surgery

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is up and working as she recuperates from cancer surgery last week.Ben Ariel, 12/25/2018, 4:09 AM

Popular website selling Hitler 'smiley face' t-shirts

'Wish' website offers multiple items styled after Nazi leader, including t-shirts with Hitler 'smiley face'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2018, 2:46 PM

Nefesh B’Nefesh ‘Initiative for Zionist Innovation’ launches

Grants to be awarded to Olim looking to create change and improve Israeli society and the communities in which they reside.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2018, 1:13 PM

Arutz Sheva to serialize 'Tevye in the Promised Land'

'Book succeeds in correcting leftist propaganda that rewrites modern Zionist history with fiction that they alone built reborn Jewish State'Mordechai Sones, 12/23/2018, 10:05 AM

Time for a Kurdish state

Finally carving out a Kurdish State would be a crowning achievement good for America, good for Israel and the rest of the Middle East.Dr. Joseph Frager‏, 12/23/2018, 9:04 AM

Bader Ginsburg has cancerous nodules removed from lung

Eldest justice on US Supreme Court undergoes surgery to remove two malignant nodules on her left lung.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/21/2018, 10:06 PM

Parents of wounded soldier ask public to pray for their son

Netanel Felber was seriously injured during the terror attack at Givat Assaf. His parents beg the public for their prayers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/21/2018, 9:04 AM

Providing a home to troubled youth

Arutz Sheva vists the Beit Haggai Youth Village, which helps at-risk boys including those without a home. "We are their family and home"Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2018, 9:33 PM

Jewish woman attacked by two teens in Paris suburb

20-year-old woman says two teenagers hurling anti-Semitic insults robbed and hit her in Sarcelles, breaking her nose.Ben Ariel, 12/19/2018, 5:44 AM

Thousands celebrate 231st year of Colel Chabad in NYC

Colel Chabad of Rabbi Meir Baal Haness holds its 2018 International Awards Dinner.Fern Sidman, 12/19/2018, 4:34 AM

Rare Jamaican Jewish marriage contract to be sold at auction

Jewish marriage contract from 1884 for couple married in Kingston, Jamaica will be auctioned as part of a sale of 'Important Judaica'.Marcy Oster - JTA, 12/18/2018, 5:46 PM

Ex-Major leaguer Lenny Dykstra: From baseball to prison to Torah

Three-time All-Star attends Torah study every week in basement of Ambassador Wines shop on New York’s East Side with Chabad rabbi.Marcy Oster - JTA, 12/18/2018, 5:36 PM

Online campaign: Kaddish for Jews who perished in the Holocaust

Shem Olam center calls on each user to say Kaddish in memory of a Jew who perished in the Holocaust and whose day of death is unknown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/18/2018, 12:00 PM

Watch: The power of introverts

Common perception holds that introverts are inferior to extroverts, but is this really true? Rabbi Simon Jacobson explains.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/18/2018, 11:33 AM

Germany to compensate Kindertransport survivors

Following negotiations with the German government, compensation will be paid to Holocaust survivors who were children in Kindertransport.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2018, 9:39 AM

Inspiring meeting with Trump's Secretary of Education

Betsy DeVos wants to help. More have to speak to her. More have to raise their voices.Dr. Joseph Frager, 12/16/2018, 12:50 PM

Cyprus bills Jews $6,000 for Hanukkah events’ security costs

European Jewish Association calls bill charging local Jews for police protection 'a new low' and 'an insult', demands bill be cancelled.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/14/2018, 2:46 PM

Noah Klieger, Holocaust survivor and journalist, dead at 92

Klieger survived Auschwitz, later joined historic voyage to Israel on the ship Exodus.JTA, 12/14/2018, 8:17 AM

Father of murdered soldier reveals son's final words

'Yossi wanted to be a dentist. Now he watches over us from above.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2018, 9:19 PM

'French Aliyah - missed opportunity, will be corrected'

Minister Bennett at conference on French immigration: "From today, I intend to be the 'father' of the French Aliyah to Israel."Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2018, 1:53 PM

First open Jewish concert in Concertgebouw Great Hall since WWII

Cantor Israel Nachman holds festive Hanukkah concert Royal Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, first public Jewish concert there since Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2018, 5:27 PM

'My kids' lives matter more than theoretical preaching'

Education and Diaspora Affairs Minister Bennett speaks to Jewish American media, defines BDS' goal - 'to destroy Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2018, 4:27 PM

Egypt allocates $71 million for synagogue renovations

Egyptian President to allocate $71 million for the renovation of synagogues and Jewish heritage sites in the country.Elad Benari, 12/12/2018, 4:08 AM

Jewish teacher who complained about anti-Semitism sues NJ school

Jewish teacher from New Jersey files lawsuit against Catholic school, says he was fired after complaining about students' anti-Semitism.Ben Ariel, 12/12/2018, 2:05 AM

David Friedman: The US is totally committed to Israel's defense

At Jerusalem Emunah group Nava Tehilla's luncheon on Monday, US Ambassador answers questions, says US aid to the PA has dropped to zero.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2018, 11:21 PM

Bnei Akiva youth group to accept secular counselors

European branches of Bnei Akiva religious-Zionist youth group drop requirement that counselors be religiously observant.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/11/2018, 2:44 PM

70 Torah scrolls from the Diaspora donated to IDF bases

Torah scrolls out of use in Diaspora Jewish communities donated to synagogues on IDF bases across Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 12/11/2018, 2:08 PM

Watch: The Rubashkin Story

Watch the moving video featured at the 1st anniversary celebration for the release of Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2018, 12:46 PM

ADL urges EU to act to protect Jews

Anti-Defamation League expresses concern over EU survey which found that anti-Semitism is deepening across Europe.Ben Ariel, 12/11/2018, 5:39 AM

Ukraine Jewish cemetery gets protective fence with German funds

European Jewish Cemeteries Initiative announces fencing of 16th century Buchach Cemetary.JTA, 12/10/2018, 7:35 PM

1 in 3 EU Jews say they avoid Jewish sites out of security fears

One-third of European Jews considering emigrating, poll shows, as growing number say anti-Semitism making life difficult.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/10/2018, 2:57 PM

Pro-Israel tribute: Giant menorah in skies of Singapore

Singaporeans send menorah up on giant kite they proudly flew in skies of country as sign of support for State of Israel and Jewish People.Mordechai Sones, 12/9/2018, 7:13 PM

Watch: Naperville's first ice Menorah

Naperville recently celebrated Hanukkah but this year with a cool twist.Matanel Roth, 12/9/2018, 2:15 PM