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New Jersey: Informant Solomon Dwek Gets 6 Years

New Jersey: Informant Solomon Dwek Gets 6 Years

Solomon Dwek sentenced for bank fraud scheme. Dwek, 39, helped FBI in massive corruption sting in the Jewish community.Maayana Miskin, 19/10/2012 10:13
Anti-Semitism in New Zealand: Graves Vandalized

Anti-Semitism in New Zealand: Graves Vandalized

Jewish graves in New Zealand were painted with Nazi slogans in attack condemned as "vile desecration.", 19/10/2012 08:44
Canadian Party to Ban Religious Headgear

Canadian Party to Ban Religious Headgear

A Quebec party is planning to ban public employees from wearing religious headgear, including kippahs. , 21/08/2012 22:27
Former Rabbinic Aide Charged with Fraud

Former Rabbinic Aide Charged with Fraud

An Israeli with political influence in the U.S. has been arrested on suspicion of fraud, possible extortion. , 18/08/2012 23:23
Sabbath in the Sky in Tel Aviv

Sabbath in the Sky in Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv bathers will see the Sabbath in the sky as Chabad activists’ special glider takes to the air.Maayana Miskin, 10/08/2012 11:21
Jewish Gymnast Honors Israeli Victims

Jewish Gymnast Honors Israeli Victims

Jewish gymnast Aly Raisman reveals she chose the tune to her gold-medal routine in honor of the Israelis murdered in the 1972 Games.Maayana Miskin, 09/08/2012 12:52
Soldiers, Businessmen Complete the Shas

Soldiers, Businessmen Complete the Shas

Israelis from all walks of life celebrate the completion of another round of Talmud studies.Maayana Miskin, 02/08/2012 14:33
US: Five Charged with Terrorizing Jewish Camp

US: Five Charged with Terrorizing Jewish Camp

American teens are charged with attacks on Jewish camp that injured one counselor and left children fearing for their lives.Maayana Miskin, 27/07/2012 09:49
Murdered Rabbi’s Burial Complete after 67 Years

Murdered Rabbi’s Burial Complete after 67 Years

Libyan rabbi’s burial is to be complete, 67 years after he was slaughtered in riots abetted by British soldiers.Maayana Miskin, 15/07/2012 19:02
Kuwaiti Muslim Uncovers Jewish Identity

Kuwaiti Muslim Uncovers Jewish Identity

A broken phone and an accident while rollerblading led a Kuwaiti Muslim man to discover his Jewish roots., 06/07/2012 09:38
Hareidi Youth to Bear Olympic Torch

Hareidi Youth to Bear Olympic Torch

A hareidi young man with seven charities to his name will carry the Olympic Torch in London. Maayana Miskin, 29/06/2012 09:46
Police Release Video of Aguiar

Police Release Video of Aguiar

Police in Fort Lauderdale have released a surveillance video showing businessman Guma Aguiar boarding his ship.Maayana Miskin, 23/06/2012 23:31
Religious Jews Lead New York to Jewish Growth

Religious Jews Lead New York to Jewish Growth

New York’s Jewish population is on the rise after decades of decline. Researchers credit orthodox birthrates. , 12/06/2012 20:06
New York: Jewish Man Killed by Train

New York: Jewish Man Killed by Train

A Jewish man was killed by a train in New York. Volunteers devastated as they recognize their friend. , 12/06/2012 17:08
Jewish Man Murdered in Moscow

Jewish Man Murdered in Moscow

A young man from Moscow’s Georgian Jewish community was murdered on Friday.Maayana Miskin, 19/05/2012 23:23
Israel Gets Ready for Yom Kippur

Israel Gets Ready for Yom Kippur

Soldiers, police, paramedics, rabbis and ordinary Israelis are each doing their part to prepare for the holiest day of the Jewish year. Maayana Miskin, 07/10/2011 11:07
Arson Threatens Jewish Life in Ancient Village

Arson Threatens Jewish Life in Ancient Village

An arson attack has left one of the last remaining Jews in the Galilee village of Pekiin facing the demolition of his home.Maayana Miskin, 16/09/2011 14:10
Chabad Youth Check Mezuzah, Find Cross

Chabad Youth Check Mezuzah, Find Cross

Chabad youth check Israel’s mezuzahs, find only 40 percent kosher. One scroll was covered in Christian imagery.Maayana Miskin, 13/09/2011 08:55
Petition for One Sabbath, Together

Petition for One Sabbath, Together

A grassroots group is hoping to see all Jews keep at least one Sabbath together, in order to create unity, merit a good year, and...Maayana Miskin, 05/08/2011 11:41
'Baba Elazar Bore the Burden'

'Baba Elazar Bore the Burden'

Rabbi Abuhatzeira saved the people of Israel from evil decrees through his brutal death, leading rabbis say.Maayana Miskin, 29/07/2011 12:12
Now, Hareidi Outposts

Now, Hareidi Outposts

Outposts will be built “next to every concentration of hareidis in Judea and Samaria.”Gil Ronen, 19/07/2011 13:26
First Temple is Remembered

First Temple is Remembered

The "Three Weeks" of gradually-increasing mourning over the destruction of the Holy Temples and Israel's exile begins today.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/07/2011 10:20
Graphic Makeover for A7

Graphic Makeover for A7

A new wide-page design for Arutz Sheva’s English language website is about to go online, as readership grows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/07/2011 17:07
Video: ‘Holy Temple Newscast’

Video: ‘Holy Temple Newscast’

A futuristic vision of a newscast on the “Beit HaMikdash” (Holy Temple) channel has been produced by Emunah College student Kayla Krauss. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 17/07/2011 14:03
The Bible and Land of Israel

The Bible and Land of Israel

No one can learn the Bible better than being in Israel, as second graders learned by visiting the burial site of the Biblical Yehoshua (Joshua).Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 17/07/2011 13:25
Libyan Jews Recognize New Gov't

Libyan Jews Recognize New Gov't

A Libyan Jewish organization formally recognizes the rebel shadow government and hopes to reconcile Jews to the country.Chana Ya'ar, 17/07/2011 13:11
Envoy Leaves Spanish ‘Hatred’

Envoy Leaves Spanish ‘Hatred’

Israel’s ambassador to Spain posted a farewell message describing ‘hatred and anti-Semitism” he suffered during his four-year tenure. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 17/07/2011 08:11
Beitar Gets New Owners

Beitar Gets New Owners

Two American businessmen have purchased the troubled Beitar Jerusalem soccer team.Maayana Miskin, 15/07/2011 12:19
The Unexplainable

The Unexplainable

, 15/07/2011 07:13
Go-Ahead for Museum of Tolerance

Go-Ahead for Museum of Tolerance

The building permit has finally been issued for construction of a $100 million Museum of Tolerance in Jerusalem.Chana Ya'ar, 14/07/2011 14:12
Police Inscribe Masada Torah

Police Inscribe Masada Torah

Senior police officials quietly went at dawn to the ancient fortress of Masada to attend a graduation and inscribe a letter in a new Torah scroll.Hana Levi Julian, 13/07/2011 14:29
Polish Couple to be Honored

Polish Couple to be Honored

Stefan and Maria Magenheim, who saved a Jewish child's life during the Holocaust, will be honored by Yad Vashem as Righteous Among the Nations.Elad Benari, 13/07/2011 09:08
New Vocations for Haredi Women

New Vocations for Haredi Women

To provide for their families Haredi women are venturing beyond traditional occupations and have entered architecture and interior designAryeh Ben Hayim, 12/07/2011 22:06
The Iceman Cometh to Mt. Scopus

The Iceman Cometh to Mt. Scopus

In an attempt to spread the national religion of hockey, Canadian Friends of Hebrew University will be awarding an athletic scholarship.Aryeh Ben Hayim, 12/07/2011 20:39
Rules of the Game

Rules of the Game

, 12/07/2011 12:02
U.S. Archives Jews' Expulsion

U.S. Archives Jews' Expulsion

A massive photographic treasure documenting the Jewish presence in the Old City of Jerusalem long before 1948 was unearthed last month in thChana Ya'ar, 11/07/2011 18:21
Public Health Warning

Public Health Warning

, 11/07/2011 15:16
US, Jews to UN: 'Sack Falk!'

US, Jews to UN: 'Sack Falk!'

The United States, joined by American Jewish groups, has called on the United Nations to sack its rapporteur on PA rights, Richard Falk.Chana Ya'ar, 10/07/2011 22:40
Security Chief met Chabad Rebbe

Security Chief met Chabad Rebbe

Yaakov Peri, former Israeli Security Agency chief, describes his amazement at a meeting with the Lubavitcher Rebbe.David ben Yacov, 10/07/2011 13:00
Gaon Weighs in on R. Lior

Gaon Weighs in on R. Lior

Legendary singer questions wisdom of state actions against Rabbis Lior and Yosef.Gil Ronen, 10/07/2011 12:56
The Talking Ass

The Talking Ass

, 10/07/2011 07:29
Egypt Extends Grapel's Remand

Egypt Extends Grapel's Remand

Egypt to keep Israeli-American accused of spying in jail for another 15 days.Maayana Miskin, 09/07/2011 23:27
Sderot gets Science Center

Sderot gets Science Center

Sderot gets a science center in honor of brave teen killed in rocket strike.Maayana Miskin, 08/07/2011 12:52
Bilaam Bites the Dust

Bilaam Bites the Dust

, 07/07/2011 22:22
Arrests for Cemetery Vandalism

Arrests for Cemetery Vandalism

Youths aged 15-16 from A-Tur are suspected of smashing 20 gravestones in the cemetery’s American Section in the past months.Gil Ronen, 07/07/2011 15:57
Chief Rabbi: Settle in the City

Chief Rabbi: Settle in the City

Chief Sephardic Rabbi says that while Judea and Samaria must be settled, religious population must not neglect cities, another crucial mission.Gil Ronen, 07/07/2011 06:10
‘No Need to Disgrace Rabbis’

‘No Need to Disgrace Rabbis’

Chief Rabbi Amar says officials ignored pleas to meet with him to prevent the disgrace of arresting Rabbis Lior and Yosef for questioning.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 06/07/2011 15:41
Report on Norway's Anti-Semitism

Report on Norway's Anti-Semitism

Norway deals with scathing anti-Semitism report by putting extremist anti-Israel minister in charge of combatting hatred of its mere 2000 JeDr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 06/07/2011 12:33
Former Jewish Ambassador Honored

Former Jewish Ambassador Honored

Marc Ginsberg, the first Jewish-American to serve as Ambassador to an Arab country, receives honorary award.Elad Benari, 06/07/2011 08:53
Neturei Karta Support Saalah

Neturei Karta Support Saalah

Anti-Zionist fringe group Neturei Karta in London expresses support for Sheikh Ra’ad Salah, who was arrested by Britain. Gil Ronen, 05/07/2011 17:14