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En Route to Western Wall, Man Attacked With Axe

By JTA

An ultra-Orthodox man on his way to the Western Wall for morning prayers was attacked by an axe-wielding Arab youth near the Damascus Gate.Read More


Jewish School Unwelcome in Texas League

By JTA

The Beren Academy Orthodox Jewish day school should never have been accepted to the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools, the association’s director told a Texas newspaper.Read More


Barghouti Placed in Solitary Over Uprising Call

By Haaretz

Imprisoned Fatah leader Marwan Barghouti who last week called on Palestinians to commence a popular uprising against Israel, has been placed in solitary confinement in Hadarim prison, and denied his rights to see visitors.Read More


British Theater Urged To Back Settlement Boycott

By JTA

Three dozen British directors, writers and actors called on Shakespeare’s Globe Theater in London to cancel an invitation to an Israeli theater company.Read More


Gravestone of Hitler's Parents Is Removed

By JTA

The gravestone of Adolf Hitler’s parents, which has become a shrine for neo-Nazis, was removed at the request of a relative.Read More


Iran-Backed Terror Group Plans Turkey Attacks

By JTA

A secret Iranian network of assassins is under orders to attack Jewish, Israeli and Western targets in Turkey, Sky News is reporting, citing intelligence sources.Read More


Norway Store Chain Dumps Settlement Products

By JTA

A major retail chain in Norway halted the sale of all “products originating from settlements in occupied territories,” including Ahava cosmetics.Read More


Jewish-Catholic Meeting Hits 'Crisis of Values'

By JTA

A “crisis of moral values” is at the root of the current global financial crisis, according to Vatican and Israeli rabbinical representatives who met in Rome.Read More


Bibi: Israel Can't Afford To Cut Taxes

By Haaretz

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu rejected calls to lower taxes and increase government spending on Sunday, saying that his government was using tax money to safeguard Israel’s security as well as its economy.Read More


Jerusalem's City of David Dogged by Politics

By Haaretz

At the end of October 1995, just days before he was assassinated, Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin visited the upper part of the village of Silwan in East Jerusalem, accompanied by a large entourage.Read More





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