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Huge fireball engulfs London train station

Huge fireball engulfs London train station

Elephant and Castle railway station engulfed in flames, disrupting train services in London.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2021 17:06
Muslim Students Association at Western University demands ban on "pro-Zionist narrative"

Muslim Students Association at Western University demands ban on "pro-Zionist narrative"

Student association also demands an end to "any club's right to free speech" as Zionism has "many definitions."Dan Verbin, 24/06/2021 19:05
London school drops teacher because she was ordained as a rabbi

London school drops teacher because she was ordained as a rabbi

Orthodox Jewish school cuts ties with educator after she graduates from Open Orthodox rabbinical program.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 18/06/2021 14:11
Historic level of London anti-Semitic incidents, charity reports

Historic level of London anti-Semitic incidents, charity reports

Community Security Trust records 201 incidents in May, calls incidents “utterly predictable and completely disgraceful.”Dan Verbin, 15/06/2021 16:15
Jewish teachers in London quit union over pro-Palestinian stance

Jewish teachers in London quit union over pro-Palestinian stance

Dozens of Jewish schoolteachers in London have quit Britain's National Education Union after it endorsed anti-Israel rallies.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 04/06/2021 10:21
1,500 rally for Israel in London

1,500 rally for Israel in London

Controversial right-wing activist Tommy Robinson joins pro-Israel rally in London.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 25/05/2021 14:59
Watch: ‘Am Yisrael Chai’ at pro-Israel demonstration in London

Watch: ‘Am Yisrael Chai’ at pro-Israel demonstration in London

Thousands of Jews and supporters of Israel demonstrate in central London. A pro-Palestinian group demonstrates at the same time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/05/2021 23:38
London: Man arrested for attacking Jews outside supermarket

London: Man arrested for attacking Jews outside supermarket

Suspect arrested in Golders Green for attacking Jews outside supermarket over Israeli flag.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/05/2021 13:59
Two men arrested in connection with attack of rabbi near London

Two men arrested in connection with attack of rabbi near London

The suspects, aged 18 and 25, arrested in connection with what police described as "a religiously aggravated assault".Elad Benari, 20/05/2021 05:33
London protesters call to 'Rape Jewish Daughters'

London protesters call to 'Rape Jewish Daughters'

Anti-Israel protesters driving in Jewish neighborhood call for mass rape of Jewish women.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/05/2021 15:21
Rabbi hospitalized after being assaulted near London

Rabbi hospitalized after being assaulted near London

Orthodox rabbi suffers cuts on his head in assault outside of London.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 18/05/2021 11:43
‘Free Palestine’ spray-painted on synagogue in Spain

‘Free Palestine’ spray-painted on synagogue in Spain

'Alllah hu akbar' painted on synagogue in Spain, protesters in London curse Jews.C. Liphshiz & T. Axelrod, JTA, 13/05/2021 08:16
After 73 years, famous London Jewish deli closing its doors

After 73 years, famous London Jewish deli closing its doors

Harry Morgan, the famous London, UK deli, served its last corn beef sandwich this week.Dan Verbin, 28/04/2021 17:57
85-year old UK Jewish woman allegedly murdered by son found in London home

85-year old UK Jewish woman allegedly murdered by son found in London home

UK man has been charged with murdering his 85-year old mother after police discovered her body in her house. The family is Jewish.Dan Verbin, 14/04/2021 21:28
Rookie London cop convicted of being member of neo-Nazi terror group

Rookie London cop convicted of being member of neo-Nazi terror group

Ben Hannam also found in possession of terror material detailing how to fight knife combat and build explosive devices.Dan Verbin, 01/04/2021 23:43
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