Saturday 26 May 2018

News

Prince William to visit Israel on 25 June

Kensington Palace announced the dates of the Duke of Cambridge’s visit to Israel, the West Bank and Jordan today, along with some details of...

Hezbollah base bombed in Syria

A weapons depot belonging to the Hezbollah terror group was hit by an airstrike last night near the Syrian city of Homs, according to...

Reaction to Ken Livingstone’s resignation from the Labour Party

Joe Glasman, Head of Political and Government Investigations at Campaign Against Antisemitism, said: “Even with the resignation of Ken Livingstone, the Labour Party is...

US opens Jerusalem embassy

The US will open its new Embassy in Jerusalem later today at a VIP ceremony attended by 800 people. An American delegation of more than...

World leaders voice support for Israel’s right to self-defence

 Like  The British Foreign Secretary yesterday voiced his support for Israel’s right to defend itself following its confrontation with Iran in Syria. In a statement, Foreign Secretary...

Boys assaulted in Golders Green

Two young boys were physically and verbally assaulted in Golders Green on early Sunday evening (7.30pm) The local Jewish community is in shock over the...

Shock and tributes following JFS student’s sudden death

Jewish students and teachers have been stunned by the sudden death of JFS student Oli Leigh. A pupil at Yavneh College until last year where...

Chief Rabbi leads inspirational trip for 41 UK rabbis in Europe

Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis led a two-day study trip to Europe last week. Forty-one UK-based Rabbis participated on a journey of Jewish life in France...

Community leaders welcome Javid appointment

The appointment of Sajid Javid as Home Secretary has been welcomed by community leaders. Mr Javid took up the post earlier this week following the...

High Court rules against Hassell on burials

Controversial senior coroner Mary Hassell’s “cab-rank” queuing policy for handling burials has been ruled “unlawful” by the High Court and must now be quashed. The...

Netanyahu warns world leaders of Iran nuclear threat

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu accused Iran of deceiving world leaders about its nuclear weapons programme on a live Israeli TV broadcast on Monday night. Addressing...

Netanyahu accuses Iran over nuclear weapons programme

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has accused Iran of deceiving world leaders about its nuclear weapons programme following a live broadcast on Israeli YV on...

Seven Students Killed In Flash Floods In Aravah Region: Multiple Still Missing

A horrific tragedy is unfolding in Eretz Yisroel on Thursday afternoon.  A group of 25 youths traveling on a bus in Nachal Tzafit in the...

Macron proposes “new” Iran deal

French President Emanuel Macron said earlier this week he wanted to develop a “new deal” to stop Iranian nuclear activity as he sought to...

German head advises against wearing yamulke’s

Jews in Germany have been advised not to wear a yarmulke (kippa) following a number of anti-Semitic incidents. Dr Josef Schuster, president of the Central...

“Anti-Semitism must be stamped out”, says Labour front bench MP

Fabian Hamilton MP has released the speech he was unable to make as a Labour front bench spokesperson for the Middle East at the...

Orthodox man fights for life after NY stabbing

An Orthodox Jewish man is fighting for his life after being seriously wounded in Manhattan on Monday afternoon. Jack Gindi was rushed to Bellevue Hospital...

Mazel Tov to the Royal Baby

Mazal Tov was the watchword to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge following the birth of their third child on Monday. Israel President Reuven Rivlin...

Action NOT words Mr Corbyn

By Adam Moses Jewish leaders have been left frustrated following a much-publicised meeting with Jeremy Corbyn to discuss anti-Semitism in the Labour Party on Tuesday. Jonathan...

Parliament debates Syria airstrikes

Prime Minister Theresa May earlier this week defended her decision to launch airstrikes on chemical weapons facilities in Syria, as some MPs criticised her...