Tuesday 26 March 2019

Shock Beth Din departure

Dayan Yonason Abraham has stepped down as Dayan of the London Beth Din. No official reason has been given for his departure on Tuesday. Dayan Gelley,...

ISRAEL ELECTION 2019 LATEST POLLS

Election analyst JAMES MARLOW compiles this week polls based on several surveys conducted and commissioned for Israel’s news networks and newspapers. Twenty-five separate political parties ran...

Jewish woman murdered in London

A man is to appear at The Old Bailey on Wednesday charged with the murder of a Jewish woman in north-west London on Shabbat...

King David pupil death “not suspicious” say police

Greater Manchester Police are no longer treating the death of a 16-year-old King David High School pupil on Monday morning as murder. A 41-year-old man arrested on suspicion of...

HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY 2019

The Association of Jewish Refugees (AJR) held their memorial service for Holocaust Memorial Day on 22 January 2019 at Belsize Square Synagogue. The speakers who addressed...

Crumpsall Shul sells up

Higher Crumpsall & Higher Broughton Hebrew Congregation’s premises officially changed ownership this past Tuesday, as Yeshivas Sha’arie Chaim bought out the historic 900-seat synagogue...

Blatant antisemitic motives by BNP Paribas claimed in €1 Billion lawsuit by Jacob Agam

French bank BNP Paribas, its Chairman Jean Lemierre, CEO Jean Laurent Bonnafé and the bank’s legal representative Valérie Lafarge-Sarkozy are the subjects of a lawsuit...

Labour treats Jewish community with contempt says BoD President

Board of Deputies President Marie van der Zyl has accused the Labour Party of treating the Jewish community with contempt. The scathing assessment came after...

Italian football condemns Anne Frank hate crime by Lazio fans

Italian police have begun investigations into SS Lazio fans posting stickers of Anne Frank wearing the jersey of bitter rivals AS Roma alongside anti-Semitic...

Emma breaks new ground at ZF

Emma Bergen has been appointed the first female director of the Zionist Federation. Currently UJIA head of community engagement, Emma takes up her post next month. She succeeds Arieh Miller, who joins the Union of Jewish...

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