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Suspect arrested for brutal assault on pregnant Jewish woman in London

Suspect arrested for brutal assault on pregnant Jewish woman in London

London police nab middle-aged man suspected of beating pregnant Jewish woman in London's Stamford Hill neighborhood.David Rosenberg, 23/03/2021 08:16
Watch: Pregnant Jewish woman brutally beaten on London street

Watch: Pregnant Jewish woman brutally beaten on London street

Pregnant Orthodox Jewish woman attacked in Stamford Hill, London, with attacker throwing pillow case over her head and beating her stomach.David Rosenberg, 22/03/2021 13:41
'In 10 or 20 years there might not be a religious community in Newcastle'

'In 10 or 20 years there might not be a religious community in Newcastle'

The Jewish community in Newcastle, England, is shrinking. But it’s getting some unexpected help.Jacob Judah, JTA, 17/03/2021 08:57
England: Prince Philip released from hospital

England: Prince Philip released from hospital

Buckingham Palace confirms Prince Philip's release from hospital, thanks medical staff and well-wishers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/03/2021 15:27
US, UK, scholars sign petition supporting lecturer who made anti-Semitic statements

US, UK, scholars sign petition supporting lecturer who made anti-Semitic statements

Nearly 200 US and UK scholars back British lecturer who called Jewish students ‘pawns’ of Israel.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 27/02/2021 20:21
Holocaust survivor and her rabbi son punched on London bus

Holocaust survivor and her rabbi son punched on London bus

Woman says, 'I hate you Jews, you took our money,' before attacking Holocaust survivor and elderly son.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 13/02/2021 21:06
Study: UK haredi Jews have one of highest COVID rates in the world

Study: UK haredi Jews have one of highest COVID rates in the world

64% of London haredim had COVID, nine times more than the UK average of 7%. "Among the highest rate reported anywhere in the world"Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 03/02/2021 07:20
London: Firebomb thrown near Golders Green synagogue

London: Firebomb thrown near Golders Green synagogue

Police close road around synagogue after suspicious man appears with Molotov Cocktail.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/02/2021 16:14
Study: Nearly one-third of coronavirus patients readmitted to hospital within 140 days

Study: Nearly one-third of coronavirus patients readmitted to hospital within 140 days

New study shows increased risk of respiratory, cardiovascular, problems for recovered coronavirus patients.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/01/2021 14:19
Jewish homes in London vandalized with red crosses

Jewish homes in London vandalized with red crosses

Homes with mezuzahs in Stamford Hill neighborhood of London vandalized with red crosses.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 15/01/2021 07:18
Tiny congregation’s synagogue building east of London will become a cultural center

Tiny congregation’s synagogue building east of London will become a cultural center

High-profile donors save synagogue whose tiny congregation can no longer afford its upkeep, turning building into cultural center.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 13/01/2021 07:52
Additional parts of UK to go on lockdown as virus strain spreads

Additional parts of UK to go on lockdown as virus strain spreads

Health Sec says residents of London, Essex, Kent 'should behave as if they have the virus.'Eitan Divinsky, 30/12/2020 13:35
Panels clears UK pharmacist who said ‘Zionists’ were responsible for London fire

Panels clears UK pharmacist who said ‘Zionists’ were responsible for London fire

Panel declines to suspend British pharmacist who denounced Israel at a rally, blamed Zionists for deadly Grenfell Tower fire.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 09/11/2020 07:08
British politician gets death threats over his support for London Holocaust memorial

British politician gets death threats over his support for London Holocaust memorial

British state secretary Robert Jenrick protected by counter-terror police over support for building of Holocaust memorial in London.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 14/10/2020 17:51
London mayoral hopeful suspended for telling voters in 1997 ‘don’t vote for a Jew’

London mayoral hopeful suspended for telling voters in 1997 ‘don’t vote for a Jew’

Liberal Democrats suspend Geeta Sidhu-Robb after video emerges of her calling on voters not to 'vote for a Jew.'Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 14/09/2020 18:19
Yeshiva students land in Israel, are refused entry and returned to London

Yeshiva students land in Israel, are refused entry and returned to London

Two hasidic yeshiva students arrive in Israel without authorization, are turned back by authorities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/08/2020 14:17
London's Tower Bridge stuck open

London's Tower Bridge stuck open

Malfunction leaves iconic London bridge stuck open, causing traffic problems in the heart of the UK capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/08/2020 10:50
London man charged with attempted murder for stabbing rabbi in the head

London man charged with attempted murder for stabbing rabbi in the head

UK man arrested for stabbing rabbi in the head identified, charged with attempted murder. Police yet to declare attack anti-Semitism.Marcy Oster, JTA, 16/06/2020 08:16
Victim of London stabbing attack identified

Victim of London stabbing attack identified

European Jewish Congress identifies victim of London stabbing attack, wishes him a speedy recovery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/06/2020 23:28
London: Orthodox Jewish man stabbed in the head

London: Orthodox Jewish man stabbed in the head

Hasidic man stabbed in apparent anti-Semitic hate crime in London. Suspect arrested. Witness says victim suffered stab wounds to the skullArutz Sheva Staff, 12/06/2020 14:52
London city worker secures Jewish funeral for 95-year-old man who died alone

London city worker secures Jewish funeral for 95-year-old man who died alone

London Jewish man who died alone at home is given Jewish burial, thanks to joint efforts by a London city worker and the Jewish community.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 09/05/2020 20:42
London police shut down backyard Jewish wedding that violated distancing rules

London police shut down backyard Jewish wedding that violated distancing rules

Jewish wedding in London's Golders Green neighborhood shut down for violating social distancing rules during coronavirus pandemic.Marcy Oster, JTA, 26/04/2020 22:59
2 Orthodox Jews die of coronavirus in London; another succumbs in Paris

2 Orthodox Jews die of coronavirus in London; another succumbs in Paris

Holocaust survivor in London, headmaster of Jewish girl's school in Paris die of coronavirus.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 22/03/2020 22:15
The 2 top British Jewish newspapers plan to merge but still publish separately

The 2 top British Jewish newspapers plan to merge but still publish separately

The two top British Jewish newspapers plan to merge in a move which will 'secure their financial futures.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 14/02/2020 10:13
ISIS claims responsibility for London stabbing attack, terrorist identified

ISIS claims responsibility for London stabbing attack, terrorist identified

London terrorist identified as ISIS sympathizer, reportedly pressured his girlfriend to behead her parents.David Rosenberg, 03/02/2020 14:07
London attacker was recently released from prison

London attacker was recently released from prison

Man who was shot dead by police after attacking people in London was recently released from prison after serving time for terror offenses.Elad Benari, 03/02/2020 01:08
Terror attack in London leaves three wounded, terrorist eliminated

Terror attack in London leaves three wounded, terrorist eliminated

Three people wounded in terrorist stabbing attack in London, including one victim in serious condition. Terrorist eliminated.David Rosenberg, 02/02/2020 19:24
British school to change logo referencing anti-Semitic blood libel

British school to change logo referencing anti-Semitic blood libel

St. Hugh's School promises to change logo to remove reference to 'Little Saint Hugh' anti-Semitic blood libel.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 01/02/2020 19:01
Watch synagogue arsonist light own head on fire

Watch synagogue arsonist light own head on fire

Tristan Morgan ignites his own head trying to burn down synagogue.Mordechai Sones, 09/01/2020 10:15
Boy, 13, punched on London bus by anti-Semitic attacker

Boy, 13, punched on London bus by anti-Semitic attacker

Man shouting anti-Semitic invectives assaults teenager on bus heading for Stamford Hill.Marcy Oster/JTA, 06/01/2020 22:00
Man threatens shoppers at kosher butcher in London

Man threatens shoppers at kosher butcher in London

Man enters Royal Meats store, shouts anti-Jewish invectives.Marcy Oster/JTA, 30/12/2019 20:04
Who's selling non-kosher tefillin?

Who's selling non-kosher tefillin?

London rabbis warn local Jews after receiving reports of sales of ritually unfit but expensive tefillin.Ben Shaul, 28/12/2019 22:46
Senior employee of London Jewish group assaulted near home

Senior employee of London Jewish group assaulted near home

Police arrest suspect, then release him on bail.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 28/12/2019 17:52
UK: Fire that destroyed yeshiva - caused by Hanukkah candles

UK: Fire that destroyed yeshiva - caused by Hanukkah candles

Students at British yeshiva left campus for Hanukkah party - leaving candles unattended, resulting in massive fire that destroyed the schoolDavid Rosenberg, 25/12/2019 12:39
Prince Charles to visit Israel

Prince Charles to visit Israel

In first, UK's Prince of Wales will undertake program of engagements in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/12/2019 12:50
Man arrested for anti-Semitic abuse on London bus

Man arrested for anti-Semitic abuse on London bus

Suspect shouts anti-Semitic tirade at man reading prayer book on bus before assaulting him.Gary Willig, 15/12/2019 08:23
London police release pics of teens who attacked visiting rabbi

London police release pics of teens who attacked visiting rabbi

Police release security footage of 2 teens who beat, shouted anti-Semitic slurs at rabbi visiting from Israel.Marcy Oster/JTA, 05/12/2019 17:47
Trump defends NATO from French criticism

Trump defends NATO from French criticism

"Macron's NATO comments are very nasty," says Trump during UK visit, while meeting with NATO chief ahead of summit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/12/2019 12:09
Watch: When fear rules the streets of London

Watch: When fear rules the streets of London

Panic on the streets of London, Sacha Baron Cohen speaks out against FB and Louis CK stages his unholy comeback in the Holy Land.Naor Meningher and Eytan Weinstein, 02/12/2019 18:53
London: Anti-Israel protest turns threatening

London: Anti-Israel protest turns threatening

London Police forced to stave off BDS activists at Regavim presentation in London.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/12/2019 16:15
Two dead in terror attack at London Bridge

Two dead in terror attack at London Bridge

Police shoot and eliminate suspect after several people stabbed in terror attack at London Bridge.Elad Benari, Canada, 29/11/2019 22:28
'He blamed Jews for slavery, threatened to enslave my family'

'He blamed Jews for slavery, threatened to enslave my family'

British Jew recalls anti-Semitic harassment on London Underground train, along with efforts to intervene on his behalf.Sara Rubenstein, 24/11/2019 20:26
Watch: London Tube passenger's anti-Semitic rant

Watch: London Tube passenger's anti-Semitic rant

A London Tube passenger launched a vile anti-Semitic rant at a Jewish boy and his father. A Muslim woman tried to intervene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/11/2019 17:38
Pro-BDS activists interrupt former IDF soldier's London talk

Pro-BDS activists interrupt former IDF soldier's London talk

Retired Israeli soldier who helped Syrians receive treatment in Israel met with protests while speaking in London.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/11/2019 05:39
Cars spraypainted with swastikas and hate messages near London

Cars spraypainted with swastikas and hate messages near London

'Jews out' spray-painted on cars, garages, in Ferrymead, Canvey Island.Marcy Oster/JTA, 11/11/2019 18:55
Kosher stall closing on Shabbat would be 'detrimental' to market

Kosher stall closing on Shabbat would be 'detrimental' to market

A kosher food stall was denied a spot at a Christmas market in England because it would not open on Shabbat.Marcy Oster, JTA, 08/11/2019 08:22
Anti-Semitic hate crimes nearly doubled in England in 2018

Anti-Semitic hate crimes nearly doubled in England in 2018

Over 1,300 anti-Semitic incidents recorded in 2018, government report says.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 19/10/2019 19:26
Jewish man harassed, threatened on the street in London suburb

Jewish man harassed, threatened on the street in London suburb

Orthodox Jewish man harassed by four young men on Canvey Island near London.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 18/10/2019 15:06
Four people stabbed at Manchester shopping center

Four people stabbed at Manchester shopping center

Police evacuate England shopping center after reports of 'multiple stabbings.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2019 14:11
Liverpool deli reopens with new kashrut license

Liverpool deli reopens with new kashrut license

Liverpool’s main kosher outlet reopens after being caught selling non-kosher meat and poultry.Marcy Oster, JTA, 25/09/2019 07:14
British PM Boris Johnson's brother Jo resigns from Parliament

British PM Boris Johnson's brother Jo resigns from Parliament

'In recent weeks I’ve been torn between family loyalty and the national interest,' Jo Johnson wrote. Jo is opposed to a no-deal Brexit.Sara Rubenstein, 06/09/2019 08:39
UK teen loses vision and hearing due to junk food diet

UK teen loses vision and hearing due to junk food diet

Since age 10, Jake has eaten only French fries, Pringles, white bread and processed ham.Sara Rubenstein, 05/09/2019 22:26
Netanyahu to UK PM Johnson: Let's work together to counter Iran

Netanyahu to UK PM Johnson: Let's work together to counter Iran

PM meets British counterpart in London. 'You have always been a great friend of the Jewish people and Israel.'Gary Willig, 05/09/2019 16:38
'Many countries' interested in Israeli anti-drone systems

'Many countries' interested in Israeli anti-drone systems

Defense Ministry completes preparations for opening of Israel National Pavilion at London's renowned International Exhibition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/09/2019 13:47
Jeremy Corbyn calls emergency meeting over Labour anti-Semitism

Jeremy Corbyn calls emergency meeting over Labour anti-Semitism

Labour UK chief to convene shadow cabinet amid ongoing crisis over anti-Semitism within the party, following BBC expose.David Rosenberg, 17/07/2019 10:50
Daniel Radcliffe cries over police handling of great-grandfather

Daniel Radcliffe cries over police handling of great-grandfather

'Harry Potter' star learns anti-Semitic policemen refused to investigate robbery of great-grandfather's store, leading to his suicide.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 15/07/2019 17:45
Tried to set fire to a synagogue - burned himself instead

Tried to set fire to a synagogue - burned himself instead

A British court orders an enforced psychiatric hospitalization for a man charged with an arson attempt on a 250-year-old synagogue.Nissan Tzur, 06/07/2019 22:57