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"Rejoice...Be Wholly Happy", Says the Bible on Sukkot - Tonight

Jews world over have built their sukkot, chosen their "4 species", and are ready to fulfill the Bible's command to rejoice on this festival.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/8/2014, 5:30 PM

Israel Population Now 8.2 Million - 75% Are Jewish

Since last Independence Day Israel's population has grown by a whopping 157,000, and now totals 8,180,000.Yaakov Levi, 5/1/2014, 2:32 PM

Historic Jewish Theater Devastated by Romanian Snowstorm

The State Jewish Theatre of Bucharest, Yiddish cultural site in Europe, is damaged extensively by snowstorm.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2014, 8:39 PM

Rabbi: Chelsea Clinton’s Child – Jewish?

Rabbi David Stav argues that giving orthodox Jewish tradition a monopoly is better than the alternative.Maayana Miskin, 11/12/2013, 9:18 PM

Spaniards to Play Jewish Slaves in Upcoming Film 'Exodus'

Due to the rise of unemployment in Spain, thousands attended a casting call to play Jewish slaves in the new Biblical epic "Exodus."Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/18/2013, 7:57 AM

Portugal Sets Sights on Renewing Jewish Life

The first Jewish cultural and religious center in Portugal was inaugurated last week following expulsion of Jews 500 years ago.Rina Tzvi , 7/31/2013, 9:48 PM

'Swastika Rehabilitation Day' Not Anti-Semitic?

Advisory to law enforcement groups has been issued regarding display of swastikas in public areas this weekend by a fringe religious sect.Rina Tzvi , 7/21/2013, 8:40 AM

Monthly Rallies to Protest Jewish Funding of BDS

Pro-Israel advocacy group holding protests every month to prevent UJA-Federation of NY’s funding of BDS activities.Rina Tzvi , 7/16/2013, 10:10 PM

EJA: Jews Must Unite to Protest Polish Shechita Ban

European Jewish Association calls on Jews worldwide to unite their efforts to reverse decision to ban shechita in PolandRina Tzvi , 7/16/2013, 6:00 PM

Twitter ‘On a Better Path’ Towards Tackling Hate-Speech

“It may have taken a lawsuit, a court order, and pressure from French law enforcement", but decision welcomed by anti-hate campaignersRina Tzvi , 7/16/2013, 5:54 PM

'Ramadan Television Series Resorts to Classic Anti-Semitism'

ADL reiterates condemnation for Ramadan television series which depicts Jews as cheap, greedy and immoral.Rina Tzvi , 7/14/2013, 5:06 PM

Anti-Jewish Chants At Turkish Rally Elicit Concern

AJC calls on German state to investigate anti-Israel rhetoric, including chants of “Down with Israel” at pro-Erdogan rally last week.Rina Tzvi , 7/14/2013, 2:40 PM

Thailand University Comes Under Fire for Hitler Superhero Mural

Thailand’s Chulalong University comes under fire for displaying a mural depicting Adolph Hitler as a superhero.Rina Tzvi , 7/14/2013, 12:25 PM

Calls to Name Swedish Airport After Holocaust Hero

A group of politicians and intellectuals say Sweden's largest airport should be renamed after Holocaust hero Raoul Wallenberg.Rina Tzvi , 7/10/2013, 7:53 PM

American Mennonite Honored as Righteous Among Nations

American Mennonite who helped save Jewish children while in France during the Holocaust to be named Righteous Among the Nations.Rina Tzvi , 7/9/2013, 7:19 PM

OU Kinnot Webcasts Enrich Tisha B'Av from Jerusalem to Florida

The Orthodox Union has developed an innovative approach to help Jews worldwide interpret kinnot, the elegies recited on Tisha B’Av.Rina Tzvi , 7/8/2013, 1:14 AM

German Newspaper: Anti-Semitic Cartoon a Misunderstanding

German newspaper expresses regret after publishing a cartoon depicting Israel as a ravenous monster.Elad Benari, 7/5/2013, 5:14 AM

Turkish 'Incendiary Words Have Tragic Consequences', Says AJC

“Incendiary words can have tragic consequences,” says AJC in response to claims by a Turkish official that world Jewry is behind protests.Rina Tzvi , 7/3/2013, 8:19 PM

Latvian WWII Memorial 'Absolutely Disgusting Insult'

Simon Wiesenthal Centre condemns plans by Latvian nationalists to mark World War II event that led to the massacre of Jewish population.Rina Tzvi , 7/3/2013, 6:53 PM

German Newspaper Depicts Israel as 'Ravenous Monster'

Leading German daily newspaper sparks outrage after publishing cartoon depicting Israel as a beast devouring German military weapons.Rina Tavi , 7/3/2013, 6:27 PM

Turkish Minister Denies 'Jewish Diaspora' Remarks

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Besir Atalay denies reports that he blamed the "Jewish diaspora" for the anti-government protests.Rina Tzvi , 7/2/2013, 10:52 PM

Musician Reschedules UK Tour Due to Jewish Holidays

Musician Leonard Cohen has rescheduled two dates on his UK tour after realizing they fell out on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.Rina Tzvi , 7/2/2013, 9:19 PM

'Jewish Diaspora' Behind Unrest, Says Turkish Minister

The “Jewish diaspora” is behind recent unrest, says Turkish deputy prime minister.Rina Tzvi , 7/2/2013, 5:51 PM

'Shylock' Crossword Puzzle 'Perpetrates Classic Anti-Semitism'

Newspaper called on to apologize for crossword puzzle that used the clue “Shylock” to elicit “Jew” answer.Rina Tzvi , 6/30/2013, 2:14 PM

Petition Blasts Ramadan Anti-Semitic Television Series

Pro-Israel blogger initiates petition urging human rights groups to condemn an anti-Semitic Ramadan mini-series.Rina Tzvi , 6/30/2013, 9:25 AM

Newly Appointed Greek Minister of Health Raises Jewish Concerns

Jewish group 'concerned' over Greece’s newly appointed minister of health who has history of troubling remarks about Jews.Rina Tzvi , 6/30/2013, 7:45 AM

Amsterdam Court: Anne Frank Museum Must Return Archives

Amsterdam court orders Anne Frank museum to return archives on loan from a Swiss foundation set up by the father of the Jewish teenager.Rina Tzvi , 6/27/2013, 2:14 AM

Abbas: Arabs Must Save Jerusalem From 'Settlement Monster'

Abbas alleges that Israel is plotting to destroy Al-Aqsa Mosque; says “saving Jerusalem from settlement monster" is duty of all Arabs.Rina Tzvi , 6/26/2013, 9:55 PM

EJC: EU Readily Labels 'Settlements', Refuses to Ban Hizbullah

European Jewish Congress blasts EU's move to label goods over 'Green Line' as body refuses to label Hizbullah a terror organization.Rina Tzvi , 6/26/2013, 4:07 PM

Pope: 'True Christian Cannot Be Anti-Semite'

"Because of our common roots, a true Christian cannot be anti-Semitic," says Pope Francis.Rina Tzvi , 6/25/2013, 2:16 AM

'Focus on Keeping the Committed Committed'

“As a student on campus I wasn’t necessarily getting the breadth of conversation I wanted when I was on campus.”Rina Tzvi , 6/21/2013, 2:13 AM

Jewish Group Responds to 'Little Jewboy From Gestapo' Attack

Simon Wiesenthal Center condemns the attack on Jewish journalist, labeled “That little Jewboy from the Gestapo” by the Governor of Panama.Rina Tzvi , 6/20/2013, 1:31 PM

'Presidential Conference Participants Being Fed Lies'

David Bedein of the Israel Research News Agency claims there is a stream of misinformation flowing from Presidential Conference.Rina Tzvi , 6/20/2013, 12:32 PM

Man Drives Car into Torah Procession in London

A London man broke into a Hachnasas Sefer Torah procession this Sunday, driving his car into the Jewish gathering.Rina Tzvi , 6/20/2013, 9:32 AM

Report: Rowhani Linked to 1994 Buenos Aires AMIA Bombing

Iranian President-elect Hassan Rowhani was on special Iranian committee that plotted 1994 bombing of a Buenos Aires Jewish community center.Rina Tzvi , 6/20/2013, 9:05 AM

Orthodox Toronto Family Finds Swastikas on Garage Door

An Orthodox Jewish family in Toronto woke up this week to a swastika and the words “watch your children” scrawled on their garage door.Rina Tzvi , 6/17/2013, 11:14 PM

Canadian Jewish News to Keep Printing

The Canadian Jewish News, which recently announced it would cease print publication, said it will continue serving the community.Rina Tzvi , 6/16/2013, 5:41 PM

Jews Applaud German Resolution Combating Anti-Semitism

The American Jewish Committee praises German Parliament for passing by an overwhelming majority a resolution on combating anti-Semitism.Rina Tzvi , 6/16/2013, 1:14 PM

Khamenei Facebook Post 'Raw, Full-Throated, Unadulterated' Hate

Jewish group denounces “raw, full-throated and unadulterated anti-Semitism” of Iranian supreme leader facebook post.Rina Tzvi , 6/16/2013, 9:54 AM

French Court Upholds Twitter Racist User Transparency

French court orders Twitter to release the information of those who post anti-Semitic or racist tweets, upholding lower court decision.Rina Tzvi , 6/13/2013, 9:00 PM

Putin: Dispute Over Chabad Archive May Be 'Finally Closed'

Russian President Putin expresses hope that dispute over Chabad collection of books, known as Schneerson library, may be “finally closed”.Rina Tzvi , 6/13/2013, 7:27 PM

California School Official Probed Over Nazi Twitter Comments

A school board member in California is being investigated after allegedly espousing pro-Nazi views online.Rina Tzvi , 6/12/2013, 8:10 PM

Diary of Top Hitler Aide Discovered in Upstate New York

The long lost diary of Alfred Rosenberg, a high ranking Nazi official with close ties to Adolf Hitler, has surfaced in an upstate New York.Rina Tzvi , 6/12/2013, 10:29 AM

UK Jews Express Support for Local Muslims Following Attack

Jewish groups in London offer support, solidarity after suspected arson at an Islamic community center.Rina Tzvi , 6/10/2013, 2:08 PM

Montreal Kosher Restaurants Targeted in Overnight Firebombings

A kosher restaurant in Montreal has been targeted by a firebombing attack for the second time in three nights.Rivka Tzvi , 6/10/2013, 10:38 AM

Netanyahu to Inaugurate New Auschwitz Exhibition

PM Netanyahu will visit Poland on June 13 for the opening of a new exhibition at museum of former Nazi Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp.Arutz Sheva staff, 6/4/2013, 1:15 AM

French Police Charge Man in Murder of Rabbi, Jewish Children

French police charge 30-year-old man with supplying weapons used by Islamist terrorist Mohamed Merah, who killed rabbi, Jewish children.Arutz Sheva staff, 6/2/2013, 4:40 PM

Norwegian Cartoon Depicts Circumcision as a Demonic Ritual

Jewish group considers taking legal action over a cartoon in a Norwegian paper that depicts circumcision as a bloodthirsty ritual.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/29/2013, 10:12 PM

'World's Oldest' Torah Scroll Found in Italian Archive

The world's oldest complete Torah scroll, which could be from 12th century, has been found in a university archive in Bologna.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/29/2013, 7:17 PM

PM: Global Trends Indicate 'Fashionable' Anti-Semitism

Speaking at the Global Forum for Combating Anti-Semitism, PM Netanyahu says anti-Semitism is, once again, “fashionable.”Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2013, 7:51 PM

Righteous Gentile Honored Following Work of Kansas Teens

Warsaw walkway has been named in honor of Polish woman who saved 2,5000 Jewish children during Holocaust, following work of Kansas teens. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/28/2013, 6:42 PM

Michigan Man Arrested Over Swastika Surge

A 58-year old man from Michigan was arrested in connection with several swastikas that have been found spray-painted in recent weeks. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/28/2013, 3:46 AM

Kerry to Address Leading Jewish Convention

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will address the American Jewish Committee 2013 Global Forum on Sunday in Washington, D.C. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/26/2013, 1:01 PM

French Jewish Body Elects New President

The representative umbrella body of French Jewish organizations, CRIF, will elect a new president on Sunday. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/26/2013, 11:42 AM

Iranian Presidential Candidates Implicated in Murdering Jews

Jewish group outraged that among candidates to run in Iranian Presidential elections are two implicated in AMIA Jewish Center bombing.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/26/2013, 10:39 AM

US Lawmakers Introduce Legislation to Aid Holocaust Survivors

A bipartisan group of United Sates lawmakers introduced a bill that would facilitate assistance for Holocaust survivors.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/23/2013, 6:42 PM

French Jewish Singer Georges Moustaki Dies, Age 79

Jewish French singer and composer Georges Moustaki died on Thursday at the age of 79. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/23/2013, 5:10 PM