By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ
(JTA) — Nissim Pingle, the head of Mumbai’s Jewish community center, hasn’t left his home since March.
That’s when COVID-19 began to overtake India. A second wave of infections has overwhelmed its health system and is producing...
(JTA) — Yair Lapid, an Israeli centrist, has officially been given the opportunity to remove Benjamin Netanyahu from power.
On Wednesday, President Reuven Rivlin gave Lapid the mandate to form the next coalition government in the Israeli parliament, the Knesset....
(JNS.org) – Speaking at a special Cabinet session on Sunday to mark Jerusalem Day, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said “agitators” were behind the recent unrest in the Israeli capital, and issued a warning to terror groups in the Gaza...Continue Reading
The very first Yom Yerushalayim (Jerusalem Day) was declared in Israel on the 12th of May, 1968. That was the date that coincided with the 28th of Iyar, the one-year anniversary when Israeli troops liberated East Jerusalem and reunited the...
(TPS) — Gaza-based terrorists launched a rocket toward Israel on Saturday night. The rocket exploded in an open area, causing no injuries or damages.
In response, Israeli Air Force (IAF) aircraft struck a Hamas military post in southern Gaza.
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WASHINGTON (JTA) — An agency that provides administrative services to the U.S. military posted an Easter sermon on its website that described a New Testament passage preaching to Jews as a demand to “say sorry” for killing Jesus.
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BERLIN (JTA) – The number of politically motivated crimes rose to record levels in Germany last year, including a 15% rise in anti-Semitic offenses to a new yearly high.
The annual report by the Federal Criminal Police Office released Tuesday...Continue Reading ⇒