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Israel Boosting Golan Heights Forces in Response to Rising ISIS Threats

Israel Boosting Golan Heights Forces in Response to Rising ISIS Threats

ISIS Militants. Photo: Screenshot, Fox News Sunday. The Israeli Army is boosting and regrouping its forces in the Golan Heights in light of ISIS terrorists overtaking more and…

Post-IDF Volunteers’ Next Mission: Capture Indian Hearts (VIDEO)

Post-IDF Volunteers’ Next Mission: Capture Indian Hearts (VIDEO)

Helpers Without Borders featured in the Times on India. Screenshot: NRG. Some 30 young Israelis, backpackers who recently completed their mandatory army service, have returned from a trek…

Israel strikes terror target in Gaza in response to rocket attack

Israel strikes terror target in Gaza in response to rocket attack

The Israeli air force retaliated with an air strike on a terror target in Gaza in response to a rocket launched from Gaza that landed in Israeli territory Friday.…

Israeli students take top prize in international robotics competition

Israeli students take top prize in international robotics competition

The winning Israeli team at the FIRST Tech Challenge robotics competition. Credit: Reuven Stahl. (Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) A group of students from the southern Israeli city of Yeruham won…

Jordan: Palestinian U.N. measure on Israeli withdrawal ‘will take time’

Jordan: Palestinian U.N. measure on Israeli withdrawal ‘will take time’

The flag of Jordan. Credit: Wikimedia Commons. (JNS.org) While the Palestinian Authority is seeking for its Jordan-backed resolution on United Nations-imposed Israeli withdrawal from the West Bank to come up…

4-Year-Old Israeli Boy Injured in Rock Throwing Attack Near Bethlehem

4-Year-Old Israeli Boy Injured in Rock Throwing Attack Near Bethlehem

Palestinians hurl rocks near a security fence in Ramallah. Photo: wiki commons. The Israeli military said that Palestinians hurling rocks at cars in the West Bank on Sunday…

Israeli-Developed TalkITT Gives New Voice to People With Speech Impairments (VIDEO)

Israeli-Developed TalkITT Gives New Voice to People With Speech Impairments (VIDEO)

The Israeli-developed TalkITT software helps a boy with a speech impairment communicate “I love you.” Photo: VoiceITT. JNS.org – A little boy with autism says “I love you”—and…

Little left of Cuban Jewry’s rich past

Little left of Cuban Jewry’s rich past

Click photo to download. Caption: Jewish-American aid worker Alan Gross arrives at the Joint Base Andrews military facility in Maryland on Dec. 17, 2014, the day he was…

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‘Something rotten in the state of Denmark?’

‘Something rotten in the state of Denmark?’

By Martin Sherman, JPOST Something is rotten in the state of Denmark. – William Shakespeare,…

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Chabad public menorah commemorates Sydney terror attack victims

Chabad public menorah commemorates Sydney terror attack victims

The Chabad menorah in downtown Sydney. Credit: Chabad.org. (JNS.org) Chabad-Lubavitch set up a 32-foot-tall Hanukkah…

‘Jewish Food Movement’ comes of age

‘Jewish Food Movement’ comes of age

Click photo to download. Caption: Staff and participants of the Adamah Jewish farming program wash…

Christian-Jewish group sends delegation to aid Ukrainian Jews in distress

Christian-Jewish group sends delegation to aid Ukrainian Jews in distress

IFCJ President Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein. Credit: Wikimedia Commons. (JNS.org) A delegation from the International Fellowship…

Kansas Jewish sites shooter found mentally competent, state seeks death penalty

Kansas Jewish sites shooter found mentally competent, state seeks death penalty

The Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City. Credit: Facebook. (JNS.org) White supremacist and former…

Hanukkah is a Zionist Celebration!

Hanukkah is a Zionist Celebration!

(Compiled and edited by Steven Shamrak) The name of Jewish holiday, Hanukkah, is derived from…

REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT AFTERNOON HANUKKAH RECEPTION

REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT AFTERNOON HANUKKAH RECEPTION

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary ________________________________________________________________ December 17, 2014 East Room 4:27…


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Reagan At 30

Reagan At 30

By Larry Gordon “America has drifted,” said former Senator Alphonse D’Amato, now 77, the man who hails from Island Park on Long Island and represented New York in…

The Picture Of Perfection

The Picture Of Perfection

Halachic Musings By Rabbi Yair Hoffman “I hope you don’t mind, but the boy’s mother would like to see a picture of your daughter.” “Look, ka’h, my son…

My Chanukah

My Chanukah

By Larry Gordon It is an ongoing Chanukah dilemma, one that is dealt with annually, not necessarily at this time of year, but rather back in August or…

There Is Hope From The Other Side Of The Bench

By David J. Seidemann, Esq. His Hebrew name is Tuvia Chaim ben Esther, and he needs our prayers. His friends, family, and coworkers know him as Allen. I…

Women Lighting: Playing With Fire?

By Rebbetzin Lisa Septimus There is a discussion in Masheches Shabbos (21b) about how to kindle the Chanukah lights. The basic requirement of the mitzvah is that each…

Chag HaSemichah At Lander Beis Medrash L’Talmud

By Rochelle Maruch Miller Walk into the beis medrash at Lander College for Men Beis Medrash L’Talmud at any time and you can feel the energy—in the room,…

News From The Hills

News From The Hills

By Chanita Teitz I met with Arieh King, Jerusalem City Council member, chairman of the United Jerusalem Party and the Environmental Protection Committee, and deputy chairman of the…