London, England

News for London, England

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
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
Newspaper report: Haredim regularly holding illegal weddings in London

Newspaper report: Haredim regularly holding illegal weddings in London

Haredi Jews in London hold illegal weddings regularly, Jewish newspaper reveals.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 30/01/2021 20:12
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
University of London refunds tuition to Jewish student who complained of anti-Semitism

University of London refunds tuition to Jewish student who complained of anti-Semitism

University of London refunds tuition it received from a Canadian-Jewish student who dropped out due to alleged anti-Semitic harassment.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 30/12/2020 22:01
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
Tzipi Hotovely says goodbye

Tzipi Hotovely says goodbye

Former minister who was appointed Israeli ambassador to London thanks the many Israelis who supported her.Tzipi Hotovely, 03/08/2020 00:14
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
Joshua Cohen, son of founder of London bagel dynasty, admits to killing mother and sister

Joshua Cohen, son of founder of London bagel dynasty, admits to killing mother and sister

Joshua Cohen, son of founder of London bagel dynasty, admits to killing his mother and sister after being found unfit to enter murder plea.Marcy Oster, JTA, 20/01/2020 07:31
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
London: Anti-Semitic graffiti on synagogue blames Jews for 9/11 attacks

London: Anti-Semitic graffiti on synagogue blames Jews for 9/11 attacks

Graffiti on London synagogue and storefronts apparently blames Jews for September 11th attacksArutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 29/12/2019 19:34
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
'This is how we light the world'

'This is how we light the world'

MK Pnina Tamano-Shata in London: Hanukkah symbolizes the triumph of hope and belief over despair.Hezki Baruch, 23/12/2019 04:03
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
Thousands rally in London against anti-Semitism

Thousands rally in London against anti-Semitism

More than 3,000 demonstrators gather in London to protest anti-Semitism days before British general election.Marcy Oster, JTA, 10/12/2019 14:58
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
London citizens who disarmed terrorist praised

London citizens who disarmed terrorist praised

British PM, London Mayor praise ordinary Londoners who showed disarmed knife-wielding attacker on London Bridge.Elad Benari, Canada, 29/11/2019 21:30
Suspect arrested over anti-Semitic abuse on London Tube

Suspect arrested over anti-Semitic abuse on London Tube

Man arrested after video of Tube passenger directing abuse at Jewish children was released.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/11/2019 02:52
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
BDS activists post anti-Israel ads on London Underground

BDS activists post anti-Israel ads on London Underground

Anti-Israel activists post fake ads in London Underground stations calling for boycott of Puma over its sponsorship of Israeli soccer leagueMarcy Oster, JTA, 24/10/2019 18:47
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
British rabbi, 77, arrested at London climate change protest

British rabbi, 77, arrested at London climate change protest

Rabbi of north London Reform synagogue arrested and carried off while protesting climate change.Marcy Oster, JTA, 16/10/2019 07:16
London man given suspended sentence over anti-Semitic posters

London man given suspended sentence over anti-Semitic posters

Man handed 12-month suspended sentence, fined £100 for sticking anti-Semitic posters outside Chabad synagogue in east London.Elad Benari, 23/09/2019 06:19
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
'They were unable to silence us'

'They were unable to silence us'

Director of the International Division of Regavim discusses how threats against the organization only help it send out its message.Nitsan Keidar, 29/08/2019 04:43
UK Home Office placed on lockdown after 'horrific' stabbing

UK Home Office placed on lockdown after 'horrific' stabbing

One man wounded in stabbing attack next to UK's interior ministry building in London. Suspect reportedly in custody. Terrorism not ruled outDavid Rosenberg, 15/08/2019 17:05
London: Man shoves baby stroller, calls parents 'dirty Jews'

London: Man shoves baby stroller, calls parents 'dirty Jews'

Police investigating incident in which a young man hurled an object in the direction of a Jewish family and called them "dirty Jews".Ben Ariel, 07/08/2019 04:13
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
Armed assailant threatens to behead Jewish man in London

Armed assailant threatens to behead Jewish man in London

''I'm going to chop off your head.' Orthodox Jewish man threatened by knife-wielding suspect in London.David Rosenberg, 03/07/2019 09:57
Report: Hezbollah caught stockpiling explosives - in London

Report: Hezbollah caught stockpiling explosives - in London

MI5 and local police discovered massive Hezbollah caches of explosive materials in northwest London as part of a major terror plot.David Rosenberg, 10/06/2019 08:05
Religious Jewish women no longer able to swim at London pond

Religious Jewish women no longer able to swim at London pond

Orthodox Jews protest opening of women-only London pond to trans swimmers when a mixed gender option is available.Marcy Oster, JTA, 24/05/2019 07:33