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'Captain Tom,' 100-year-old vet who raised millions for U.K. health service, dies

'Captain Tom,' 100-year-old vet who raised millions for U.K. health service, dies

100-year-old Captain Tom, who helped raise millions for British health services, died after being hospitalized last weekend.Arutz Sheva, 2/2/2021, 7:02 PM
Israel's Elbit awarded $166 million contract with British Navy

Israel's Elbit awarded $166 million contract with British Navy

Elbit Systems subsidiary wins contract to modernize British navy's training program and to establish Future Submarine school.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2021, 10:49 AM
There's no vaccine against ineptitude

There's no vaccine against ineptitude

Israelis love to complain. They should read this and count their blessings. Opinion.Noru Tsalic, 1/8/2021, 7:40 AM
I hate lockdowns, but I still support the new one

I hate lockdowns, but I still support the new one

I will stick to the rules. Because I believe in the bonds we forge as a community, a country and a society. Op-ed.Emma Burnell, 1/6/2021, 8:00 AM
British NGO directs query to Health Minister as lockdown looms

British NGO directs query to Health Minister as lockdown looms

As early as May, scientists had identified at least 12,706 mutations of COVID-19. Time For Recovery UK asks questions about new strain.Mordechai Sones, 12/21/2020, 9:59 PM
Returnees from UK to be sent to coronavirus hotels

Returnees from UK to be sent to coronavirus hotels

Defense Ministry acts to quarantine people returning from countries where new, more contagious strain of coronavirus has been discovered.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2020, 11:34 AM
Britain begins coronavirus vaccinations

Britain begins coronavirus vaccinations

First dose of coronavirus vaccination administered in the UK, as Britain launches mass-vaccination efforts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/8/2020, 9:21 AM
UK: 'Do Not Resuscitate' orders applied to adult patients with learning difficulties

UK: 'Do Not Resuscitate' orders applied to adult patients with learning difficulties

'Scientific support for sterilization, racial hygiene, brain biopsies of marginalized persons, those with epilepsy or learning disabilities'Mordechai Sones, 12/3/2020, 12:19 PM
Britain to approve COVID-19 vaccine

Britain to approve COVID-19 vaccine

American Pfizer vaccine expected to be approved in UK, who will begin vaccinating citizens as early as December.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2020, 8:27 PM
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson in isolation: I'm in good health

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson in isolation: I'm in good health

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson sends video message from isolation and says: "I'm in good health and have no symptoms".Arutz Sheva, 11/16/2020, 10:04 AM
UK Federation of Synagogues asks gov't to keep synagogues open

UK Federation of Synagogues asks gov't to keep synagogues open

The UK is about to enter a second national lockdown, lasting a month.Nitzan Keidar, 11/4/2020, 9:08 AM
Critiquing data sending UK into lockdown

Critiquing data sending UK into lockdown

UK votes tomorrow on lockdown 'based on mad modeling, and bad science.'Mordechai Sones, 11/3/2020, 7:12 PM
WATCH: UK special forces mount daring raid to free hijacked ship

WATCH: UK special forces mount daring raid to free hijacked ship

On Oct 25, British Special Forces stormed a Greek oil tanker hijacked by Nigerian assylum-seekers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2020, 3:24 PM
British trade union leader sorry for telling Jewish ex-banker to go ‘count his gold’

British trade union leader sorry for telling Jewish ex-banker to go ‘count his gold’

Trade union leader and ally of Jeremy Corbyn apologizes to a Jewish former banker and ex-lawmaker after telling him to 'go count his gold.'Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 10/21/2020, 7:17 AM
Dramatic improvement in recovery from Covid-19?

Dramatic improvement in recovery from Covid-19?

Almost 8/10 coronavirus patients admitted to intensive care pulling through. UK clinical trials identify drugs that raise survival odds.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/4/2020, 11:00 AM
UK: Five-year-old boy saves his mother's life

UK: Five-year-old boy saves his mother's life

Police commander describes 5-year-old's actions as 'incredible,' praises 'quick thinking' which saved mother's life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2020, 8:54 PM
Former UK lawmaker John Mann: 'We need a lot more with the spirit of the Maccabees'

Former UK lawmaker John Mann: 'We need a lot more with the spirit of the Maccabees'

John Mann, a non-Jewish Brexit supporter, is the UK’s loudest critic of anti-Semitism.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 8/26/2020, 9:22 AM
Benny Gantz: 'We'll continue to prevent Iranian expansion'

Benny Gantz: 'We'll continue to prevent Iranian expansion'

DM Gantz tells British FM: Iran continues to further its nuclear plan, disrupts regional stability.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/25/2020, 2:44 PM
Strategic Affairs Minister to British FM: Let’s stop anti-Israel delegitimization

Strategic Affairs Minister to British FM: Let’s stop anti-Israel delegitimization

Strategic Affairs Minister Farkash-Hacohen urges British FM Dominic Raab to 'stop anti-Israel delegitimization.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/25/2020, 1:56 PM
UK Economy Set for World-Beating Growth in Q3 of 2020

UK Economy Set for World-Beating Growth in Q3 of 2020

The third quarter of 2020 has the UK economy on course for record-breaking growth, as the coronavirus recovery continues at pace.sponsered content, 8/25/2020, 9:18 AM
British Foreign Sec. to visit Israel, press for peace with Palestinian Authority

British Foreign Sec. to visit Israel, press for peace with Palestinian Authority

British Foreign Sec.Dominic Raab to visit Israel, press for peace with Palestinian Authority.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/24/2020, 1:46 PM
Israel extradites ex-Israeli citizen to UK to face serious charges

Israel extradites ex-Israeli citizen to UK to face serious charges

Man who renounced his Israeli citizenship extradited to UK for money laundering, passport falsification, and drug charges.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2020, 9:55 AM
Pub patron to Jewish student: 'We should have gassed all of you'

Pub patron to Jewish student: 'We should have gassed all of you'

Pub patron in England tells Jewish student 'We should have f***ing gassed the lot of you,' while another patron threatens to beat her.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 8/12/2020, 2:29 PM
UK takes aim at junk food advertising

UK takes aim at junk food advertising

PM Boris Johnson pushes plan to limit advertising for junk food, ban buy-one-get-one-free deals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2020, 12:41 PM
British official: 'Russian intelligence targeting attempts to find coronavirus vaccine'

British official: 'Russian intelligence targeting attempts to find coronavirus vaccine'

Britain's Dominic Raab confirms: Russian intelligence have been targeting efforts to find a coronavirus vaccine. 'Important to call it out.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2020, 10:46 AM
UK terror stabbing suspect identified

UK terror stabbing suspect identified

Police name 25-year-old Libyan national Khairi Saadallah as the terrorist behind stabbings at an English park.David Rosenberg, 6/21/2020, 3:19 PM
'British Jews against Occupation' oppose Hotovely appointment as ambassador to UK

'British Jews against Occupation' oppose Hotovely appointment as ambassador to UK

Petition urges UK government to reject Tzipi Hotovely's nomination as Israeli ambassador to UK, saying her values "have no place in the UK."Tal Polon, 6/21/2020, 9:51 AM
UK analysis: Jews more likely to die from coronavirus than Christians

UK analysis: Jews more likely to die from coronavirus than Christians

Jewish men in UK are twice as likely to die from coronavirus than overall population, study shows.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 6/20/2020, 10:31 PM
UK death rates from COVID-19 may be more than double official numbers

UK death rates from COVID-19 may be more than double official numbers

As number of total excess deaths in UK reaches over 41,000, analysis questions if official numbers are accurate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/22/2020, 5:40 PM
UK: 106-year-old woman overcomes coronavirus

UK: 106-year-old woman overcomes coronavirus

Connie Titchen from Birmingham has lived through two world wars and feels 'very lucky' to have survived the virus.Yoni Kempinski, 4/17/2020, 11:21 AM
UK rabbi: 'We're pulling together in the most phenomenal ways'

UK rabbi: 'We're pulling together in the most phenomenal ways'

Rabbi Dr. Moshe Friedman, community rabbi of the New West End Synagogue, Bayswater, UK, tells how his community is managing the crisis.Yoni Kempinski, 3/20/2020, 10:48 AM
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, 2/14/2020, 10:13 AM
UK gov't: Donation to Auschwitz will ensure lessons 'live on for generations'

UK gov't: Donation to Auschwitz will ensure lessons 'live on for generations'

British Government promises to provide £1 million funding to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2020, 3:04 PM
UK Labour rivals take on anti-Semitism at first debate

UK Labour rivals take on anti-Semitism at first debate

Five Labour party hopefuls discuss anti-Semitism and their thoughts on British PM Johnson.Dmitry Zaks, AFP, 1/18/2020, 7:50 PM
Britain: Labour candidate Keir Starmer promises to end anti-Semitism if elected

Britain: Labour candidate Keir Starmer promises to end anti-Semitism if elected

Keir Starmer, candidate for Labour party leader, says he supports 'chucking out' anti-Semitic party members.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2020, 6:56 PM
UK parliament approves Brexit deal

UK parliament approves Brexit deal

Brexit is approved on schedule for January 31 breakaway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2020, 8:43 PM
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, 12/25/2019, 12:39 PM
UK: Yeshiva destroyed in blaze, Torah scrolls burned

UK: Yeshiva destroyed in blaze, Torah scrolls burned

Fire rips through yeshiva in eastern England, destroying Torah scrolls and prayer books.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2019, 8:20 AM
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, 12/18/2019, 12:50 PM
Orthodox Jewish candidate's reaction to Corbyn speech goes viral

Orthodox Jewish candidate's reaction to Corbyn speech goes viral

Brexit Party candidate Yosef David couldn't hide his astonishment at Corbyn's remark: 'We did not descend into the gutter.'Sara Rubenstein, 12/15/2019, 6:43 PM
Why are so many short-term lenders going into administration?

Why are so many short-term lenders going into administration?

What is behind the large number of short-term lenders going into administration - a trend which has caused major market concern?Sponsored Content, 12/11/2019, 2:21 PM
British elections 2019: A guide for the [Jewish] perplexed

British elections 2019: A guide for the [Jewish] perplexed

From the pre-election polls until the actual election, significant changes are possible. And under Jeremy Corbyn, the Labour Party has been steadily rising in the polls, despite all the reasons he poses a danger to Jews and the UK itself. Daniel Pinner, 12/10/2019, 5:59 PM
UK: Police sergeant faces hearing for mocking Jewish officer

UK: Police sergeant faces hearing for mocking Jewish officer

British police sergeant to face hearing after he dangled pepperoni pizza slice in front of Jewish officer.Marcy Oster, JTA, 11/14/2019, 7:03 PM
Special UK Israel Tech Hub to focus on healthcare

Special UK Israel Tech Hub to focus on healthcare

British Embassy in Israel launches flagship technology program - TeXchange 2020.Yoni Kempinski, 11/10/2019, 12:08 AM
UK teacher fired for threatening to send pupils to gas chambers

UK teacher fired for threatening to send pupils to gas chambers

The teacher allegedly had told her students that she was “joking” and urged them not to tell anyone.JTA, 10/17/2019, 10:03 PM
Chief Rabbi of UK speaks of BDS and rise of anti-Semitism

Chief Rabbi of UK speaks of BDS and rise of anti-Semitism

Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis of United Kingdom speaks on rise of anti-Semitism and effects of BDS movement in UK.i24News, 10/3/2019, 5:02 PM
British philanthropist awarded prestigious interfaith award

British philanthropist awarded prestigious interfaith award

David Dangoor is awarded the Sternberg Interfaith Gold Medallion for his contribution to improved understanding between faiths.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2019, 3:23 PM
Report: Boris Johnson to try to force new elections in UK

Report: Boris Johnson to try to force new elections in UK

After Supreme Court nullified suspension of Parliament, PM reportedly preparing bid to force new elections in the UK.David Rosenberg, 9/25/2019, 1:27 PM
Cyclone Dorian heading towards UK

Cyclone Dorian heading towards UK

Hurricane Dorian, weakened to post-tropical cyclone, finishes lashing Canada before heading off towards UK.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/9/2019, 10:24 AM
British teen pleads not guilty in Cyprus rape claim trial

British teen pleads not guilty in Cyprus rape claim trial

19-year-old British tourist suspected of falsely accusing 12 Israeli teens of gang rape released on bail after entering plea of not guilty.AFP, 8/27/2019, 1:41 PM
Iran jails 2, including UK citizen, for spying for Israel

Iran jails 2, including UK citizen, for spying for Israel

Iranian court upholds sentences for two alleged spies Iran claims worked on Israel's behalf, giving both 10 years in prison.AFP, 8/27/2019, 12:05 PM
UK court orders man to pay wife until he gives her a 'get'

UK court orders man to pay wife until he gives her a 'get'

Court orders British businessman to pay his wife maintenance until he he grants her a traditional Jewish divorce document.Marcy Oster, JTA, 8/26/2019, 7:45 AM
UK: Man pushes baby stroller, calls parents 'dirty Jews'

UK: Man pushes baby stroller, calls parents 'dirty Jews'

Incident being investigated as 'racially aggravated assault' by British police.Sara Rubenstein, 8/6/2019, 9:47 PM
UK teen in Cyprus rape case: Police forced me to confess

UK teen in Cyprus rape case: Police forced me to confess

New twist in Cyprus rape case: 19-year-old British teen who accused 12 Israelis of gang rape now says she was forced to sign confession.David Rosenberg, 8/5/2019, 9:10 AM
Anti-Semitism in Labour Party is "fueled" by Twitter accounts

Anti-Semitism in Labour Party is "fueled" by Twitter accounts

A report by a Jewish watchdog group identifies 36 Twitter accounts which are the 'engine room' of denying Labour anti-Semitism.Sara Rubenstein, 8/4/2019, 8:54 PM
Suicidal Christianity turns British cathedrals into golf courses

Suicidal Christianity turns British cathedrals into golf courses

Golf in a cathedral? Visit the Cathedral of Rochester and join the Christian death wish game. Giulio Meotti, 8/2/2019, 9:16 AM
UK's next PM? Boris Johnson expected to win Tory vote Tuesday

UK's next PM? Boris Johnson expected to win Tory vote Tuesday

Conservative party to announce winner of 7-week leadership race, effectively choosing UK's next premier. Boris Johnson favored to win.David Rosenberg, 7/23/2019, 12:43 PM