Terrorist charged with plotting to kidnap MK Yehudah Glick

Hamas terror leader sought to kidnap and murder Likud Knesset member before plotting to kidnap Israeli over Hanukkah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2017, 4:17 PM

Violent riots during Hanukkah prayers at Joseph's Tomb

IDF secures entry of 500 visitors to Joseph's Tomb, as violent Arab riots take place nearby.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2017, 3:37 PM

Hanukkah songs like you've never heard them before

In honor of the last day of Hanukkah, the Military Rabbinate Troupe presents a new adaptation to the classical Hanukkah songs. Watch.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2017, 1:06 AM

Jewish youth light at sites of terrorist attacks

World Bnei Akiva youth movement lights menorahs around the world at sites of terror attacks, natural disasters in Europe, the US, and IsraelJTA, 12/19/2017, 9:06 PM

DM pledges support for humiliated soldiers

Defense Minister lights Hanukkah candles with fighters of Marom Brigade; addresses attack on soldiers by Arab woman and her mother.Mordechai Sones, 12/19/2017, 8:37 PM

Mother, 3 children killed in fire flown to Israel for burial

Israeli-American family killed in house fire started by Hanukkah menorah on their way to be laid to rest in Israel.JTA, 12/19/2017, 8:18 PM

Rivlin: We will not tolerate a 'trickle' of rockets

Israeli president lights final Hanukkah candles with soldiers from elite Maglan special forces unit. 'You are our Maccabees.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/19/2017, 8:09 PM

Israeli NBA star lights menorah on Golden State Warriors court

Omri Casspi lights menorah in NBA stadium, following one of the top performances of his career. 'A Hanukkah miracle.'JTA, 12/19/2017, 2:59 PM

FDNY chief says father a hero in Brooklyn fire

Father risked his life to save 2 of the children in deadly fire that killed his wife, 3 children.Gary Willig, 12/18/2017, 9:54 PM

Deadly Brooklyn fire may have been caused by Hanukkah menorah

Law enforcement investigating whether Hanukkah menorah sparked blaze that killed mother, 3 children from Israeli family in Brooklyn.Gary Willig, 12/18/2017, 7:45 PM

Ukrainian vandals smear animal blood on menorah

Days after vandals spray-paint swastika on menorah in Ukrainian capital of Kiev, Hanukkah symbol vandalized with animal blood.David Rosenberg, 12/18/2017, 2:27 PM

Dairy delights for Hanukkah 2017

Check out our favorite dairy ideas for the last days of Hanukkah!JWS, 12/17/2017, 5:28 PM

Watch: Candle lighting on the outskirts of Arab town

Etzion Brigade commander and residents of Karmei Tzur light Hanukkah candles in ancient Beit Tzur.Ido Ben Porat, 12/17/2017, 1:48 AM

Polish President: It's important Jews feel at home

At Hanukkah event, Polish president gets menorah featuring Jerusalem.JTA, 12/16/2017, 11:59 PM

'Wait, don't go! I'm a Jew!'

Yeshiva students distributing Hanukkah candles awaken dormant memories in a Jewish woman married to a non-Jew.Shimon Cohen, 12/15/2017, 12:41 PM

Chief rabbis celebrate Hanukkah with disabled children

Israel's chief rabbis and the most severely wounded soldier from 2014's Protective Edge celebrate Hanukkah together at center for disabled.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2017, 7:47 AM

100 lone soldiers celebrate Hanukkah together

Lone soldiers celebrate Hanukkah at a festive event in Tel Aviv.Reut Hadar, 12/15/2017, 12:08 AM

Lighting the menorah, keeping a promise

Knesset Speaker Edelstein lights Hanukkah candles with residents of Samaria town, fulfilling promise to visit 'on happier occasions.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2017, 4:37 PM

German President: Racism and hatred have no place in Germany

German President calls President Rivlin, condemns anti-Semitic protests following Trump's recognition of J'lem as capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2017, 2:46 PM

'Hellenists, go back to Greece'

Activists protest J'lem community center's Hanukkah celebration, which incorporated Santa Claus, Christmas trees, and Mohammed's birthday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2017, 12:41 PM

Watch: Schoolkids create world's largest human menorah

Students at New Jersey school break world record for largest human menorah.JTA, 12/14/2017, 7:58 AM

Watch: US Ambassador lights Hanukkah menorah at Western Wall

Amb. Friedman participates in candle-lighting ceremony at Western Wall. 'A great honor to light the candles in J'lem - capital of Israel.'Nitzan Keidar, 12/13/2017, 7:43 PM

'Hamas can't be allowed to destroy Hanukkah'

MK Berko responds to foiled Hamas attempt to kidnap Jew on Hanukkah. 'They want to repeat Shalit deal' when 1,000 terrorists were freed.'Hezki Baruch, 12/13/2017, 4:51 PM

Hanukkah candles lit in Polish parliament

Israeli ambassador, representatives of the Jewish community, attend candle lighting ceremony in Polish parliament.JTA, 12/13/2017, 4:23 PM

Hanukkah celebration in Albania's Government House

Conference of European Rabbis President meets with Albania's PM, holds candle lighting ceremony in Albania's Government House.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2017, 2:13 PM

Hanukkah: Our dedication to education

In this week’s D’var Torah, the Chief Rabbi teaches that we learn from the festival of Chanukah that dedication and education must go hand in hand.Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, 12/13/2017, 1:56 PM

Jerusalem municipality blasted for interfaith Hanukkah parties

'Inability of Jerusalem municipality to withstand foreign influences that challenge Israel angers residents from left and right.'Mordechai Sones, 12/13/2017, 10:49 AM

White House releases 'Happy Hanukkah' video message

Watch: President Trump marks beginning of eight-day Jewish festival with video message wishing Jews around the world a happy Hanukkah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2017, 9:02 AM

'Hanukkah calls on us to defend our values'

British Prime Minister Theresa May wishes Jews a happy Hanukkah, calls to double the efforts to fight anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2017, 6:38 AM

'Hanukkah candles remind us that light drowns out darkness'

Canadian Prime Minister wishes the Jewish people a happy Hanukkah.Ben Ariel, 12/13/2017, 3:39 AM

Watch: Hanukkah candle lighting at scene of terror attack

Residents of Arad, family and friends of soldier Ron Yitzhak Kukia light candles at the site where he was murdered.Yoni Kempinski, 12/13/2017, 1:05 AM

Watch: Hanukkah recipe - Caribbean banana fritters

Delicious alternative to traditional potato latke treats.Mordechai Sones, 12/13/2017, 12:13 AM

'The Jewish people are a light to all nations'

U.S. President wishes the Jewish people a happy Hanukkah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2017, 11:40 PM

Police Commissioner lights first Hanukkah candle at Western Wall

'Light is similar to love, devotion, and service that can be transferred to others, and that is what every Israeli police officer does.'Mordechai Sones, 12/12/2017, 9:35 PM

'Israel's soldiers are the modern day Maccabees'

PM on first night of Hanukkah: 'A great light of progress and humanity emanates from State of Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2017, 8:19 PM

Live: Hanukkah candle lighting on Mount of Olives

First night of Hanukkah commemorated at world's oldest cemetery still in use, 3,000 year old Jewish cemetery on Mt. of Olives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2017, 7:21 PM

The Maccabeats - Candles on the Sill - Hanukkah

Music video for "Candles on the Sill," a parody of "Castle on the Hill" originally performed by Ed Sheeran.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2017, 5:14 PM

Six13 presents: A nice Jewish boy band Hanukkah

It's a throwback Hanukkah! Celebrate the festival of lights with Six13 as they relive the great classics of the Y2K Boy Band heydayArutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2017, 3:45 PM

Watch: The universal message of Hanukkah

Rabbi Simon Jacobson explains the universal nature of Hanukkah. 'Light and darkness are not equals - light always dominates over darkness.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2017, 11:14 AM

Vancouver school apologizes after banning Hanukkah

Vancouver School Board apologizes after local elementary school blocks Hanukkah decorations but allows Christmas trees.Ben Ariel, 12/12/2017, 5:36 AM

Watch: Giant Hanukkah menorah set up at Western Wall

On each day of Hanukkah, the giant menorah at the Western Wall will be lit in a festive ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2017, 1:49 PM

Watch: Hanukkah, the recurring light

What is the purpose of the miracle of Hanukkah and why do we celebrate it year after year?Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2017, 12:41 PM

Watch: Y-Studs' 'Rise Up'

New a capella single in honor of Hanukkah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2017, 12:21 PM

Reform not invited to White House Hanukkah celebration

White House Hanukkah party leaves out J Street, Reform leaders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2017, 8:08 PM

Trump: We're proud to stand with the people of Israel

Trump hosts first Hanukkah party, says he's thinking all about Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/8/2017, 5:10 AM

Get through Hanukkah safely - no miracles needed

MDA presents safety guide to prevent emergencies related to upcoming Hanukkah holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2017, 7:40 PM

On Hanukkah, NGO urges focus on hungry Israeli schoolchildren

New campaign launches to capitalize on growing Hanukkah charity tradition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2017, 3:43 AM

A Hanukkah alphabet

A way to remember how to celebrate the holiday that begins next Tuesday night.Rabbi Dr. Raymond Apple, 12/5/2017, 11:52 AM

Canada issues first Hanukkah postage stamp

3 million new stamps feature dreidels and menorahs.JTA, 11/22/2017, 1:26 PM

Trump to host White House Hanukkah party

Trump to continue tradition of the annual White House Hanukkah party started by George W. Bush.Ben Ariel, 11/13/2017, 3:04 AM

Eight gifts for eight nights: Hanukkah gifts for kids

Hanukkah is coming - and with it, the need to find eight night's worth of suitable gifts for your children., 11/7/2017, 3:31 PM

Teen apologizes for twisting family menorah into swastika

Teen who twisted menorah says he was 'reckless, stupid, idiotic, and insensitive,' mentions 'turning back the clock.'JTA, 3/29/2017, 8:29 AM

Arutz Sheva readers share their Hannukah videos

Arutz Sheva readers from around the world answered our challenge and sent their Hanukkah videos. Here are our favorites., 1/2/2017, 10:02 PM

Jewish children raised as Muslims light first Hanukkah candles

Jewish women and their children rescued from Arab villages light Hanukkah candles for first time since being rescued.Ben Shaul, 1/2/2017, 5:57 PM

'Harassment of haredi soldiers is like idolatry'

Defense Minister lauds haredi soldiers, says those seeking to shame or harass them acting against Jewish values.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2017, 8:56 PM

Hanukkah retreat offers escape for bereaved families

Colel Chabad organizes Hanukkah retreat for bereaved families.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2017, 10:03 AM

Last candle call: Send Happy Hanukkah video clips

Send your Happy Hanukkah video clips to Arutz Sheva for our special worldwide montage Hanukkah video!Yoni Kempinski, 1/1/2017, 12:40 AM