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Oy! A Hanukkah Oil Spill

Oy! A Hanukkah Oil Spill

This time, the Greeks have not claimed responsibility for the shortage – caused by the huge Israeli oil spill. Here’s a “Jewbellish The News” exclusive… Read More ›

Israel- Holocaust Survivors Should Be Enabled To Live In Dignity

Israel- Holocaust Survivors Should Be Enabled To Live In Dignity

President Reuven Rivlin has issued a call for Holocaust survivors to be able to live in dignity with sufficient funds for all their needs and… Read More ›

New dormitories to be built in Jerusalem

New dormitories to be built in Jerusalem

Construction of two low-cost student dormitories located in downtown Jerusalem is slated to commence in the coming days, the Jerusalem Municipality announced Sunday. The NIS… Read More ›

First pure olive oil produced in 2000 years

First pure olive oil produced in 2000 years

The holiday of Hanukka is known as the festival of lights but in many respects it is also the festival of oil, specifically the olive… Read More ›

Warsaw – Holocaust Survivor Elie Wiesel Honored By Polish School

Warsaw – Holocaust Survivor Elie Wiesel Honored By Polish School

Warsaw – In recognition of his efforts to reveal the full evil of the Holocaust and defend human dignity, a spokeswoman for a Catholic university… Read More ›

New Delhi, India – The Prime Minister Of India Tweets Well Wishes For A Happy Hanukah In Hebrew

New Delhi, India – The Prime Minister Of India Tweets Well Wishes For A Happy Hanukah In Hebrew

New Delhi, India –In both English and Hebrew on Friday, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi sent well wishes and a happy Hanukah via Twitter “Wishing… Read More ›

Ramallah – More Talks On UN Bid Supported By Palestinian Leader

Ramallah – More Talks On UN Bid Supported By Palestinian Leader

Ramallah – Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas, the leader of Palestine, said Thursday he supports further negotiations over a draft resolution on ending Israel’s occupation of… Read More ›

Jeruslaem –  He’s Determined To Move Forward With His Mission Yehuda Glick Says

Jeruslaem – He’s Determined To Move Forward With His Mission Yehuda Glick Says

Jerusalem –  Recovering from his assassination attempt in October, Temple Mount activist Yehuda Glick  says, despite it all, he is more determined than ever to fight… Read More ›

Jerusalem – Israel Says,  Jordan’s Palestinian U.N. Draft A Gimmick

Jerusalem – Israel Says, Jordan’s Palestinian U.N. Draft A Gimmick

Jerusalem – Israel’s foreign minister on Thursday described  a Palestinian-proposed U.N. Security Council draft resolution that calls for a peace deal within a year and… Read More ›

Tehran – Memorial To Iranian Jews Killed In Iran-Iraq War Unveiled In Iran

Tehran – Memorial To Iranian Jews Killed In Iran-Iraq War Unveiled In Iran

Tehran, Iran – A senior Iranian official touted the good relations between the Islamic Republic’s Jewish community and the government this week. Iranian parliament vice-speaker… Read More ›

Israel – Liberman Refuses Meeting With Swedish Counterpart

Israel – Liberman Refuses Meeting With Swedish Counterpart

Jerusalem -In what will surly be played as a diplomatic snub, foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman has refused to meet with his Swedish counterpart next month… Read More ›

Jerusalem – Report: Israel’s Defense Establishment Once Again Lies About Failed Missile Test

Jerusalem – Report: Israel’s Defense Establishment Once Again Lies About Failed Missile Test

Israel – Israel has failed in tests of the Arrow anti-ballistic missile system, for the second time in three months. And for the second consecutive… Read More ›

United Nations – Deadline Set For Israeli Occupation By Palestinians

United Nations – Deadline Set For Israeli Occupation By Palestinians

United Nations – Palestinians at the United Nations set a deadline for an Israeli withdrawal from lands captured nearly 50 years ago by the end… Read More ›

Israel – Ban On Promising Blessings For Votes, Elections Committee To Warn Charedi Parties

Israel – Ban On Promising Blessings For Votes, Elections Committee To Warn Charedi Parties

Israel – In light of the persistent contravention by haredi political parties of electoral regulations prohibiting the promise of spiritual or worldly benefit to voters,… Read More ›

Israel reduces separation between Jews and Arabs at schools

Israel reduces separation between Jews and Arabs at schools

The Israeli education system is in the midst of a slow process of reducing separation between Jews and Arabs, according to the annual Taub Center… Read More ›

Israel – 3 Palestinians Arrested By Security Forces On Suspicion Of Fatally Injuring Israeli

Israel – 3 Palestinians Arrested By Security Forces On Suspicion Of Fatally Injuring Israeli

Israel – Three Palestinians arrested by security forces from the Samaria village of Akraba on suspicion of being involved in the fatal running over an… Read More ›

Brussels – EU Lawmakers Stop Short Of Palestine Recognition Vote, Settle On Compromise

Brussels – EU Lawmakers Stop Short Of Palestine Recognition Vote, Settle On Compromise

Brussels – Tuesday, EU lawmakers stopped short on of proposing a joint motion urging EU members to recognize a state of Palestine, settling instead on… Read More ›

London – Kerry: No Interference In Israeli Election

London – Kerry: No Interference In Israeli Election

London – The U.S. and partners are looking for ways to advance Mideast peace without interfering with Israel’s election process says Secretary of State, John… Read More ›

Berlin – German Foundation Is Seeking A Ruling On Jewish Art Claim

Berlin – German Foundation Is Seeking A Ruling On Jewish Art Claim

Berlin – An expert panel has been asked by the German foundation to rule whether its painting by Spanish artist Juan Gris was looted by… Read More ›

Fort Dix, NJ – No Safe Haven For Islamic State Obama Vows

Fort Dix, NJ – No Safe Haven For Islamic State Obama Vows

Fort Dix, NJ – Monday, President Barack Obama used a holiday season visit to a U.S. military base  to issue a tough warning to Islamic… Read More ›