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First Ever Yahrtzeit Memorial Held for Nissim Shitrit, Thirty-Six Years After His Tragic Death (PICTURES)

First Ever Yahrtzeit Memorial Held for Nissim Shitrit, Thirty-Six Years After His Tragic Death (PICTURES)

  JERUSALEM — The family of Nissim Shitrit, who was murdered as a young man, held a memorial service in his memory on Sunday. Although… Read More ›

Officials are afraid to say ‘antisemitism’ when Jews are targeted – analysis

Officials are afraid to say ‘antisemitism’ when Jews are targeted – analysis

When Iran is angry over offensive cartoons in Europe, it attacks the memory of the Shoah and Jews. When Pakistan is angry it attacks Jews.… Read More ›

Interview: View from a COVID ward: With Omicron, even serious patients are breathing easier

Interview: View from a COVID ward: With Omicron, even serious patients are breathing easier

At Jerusalem’s Hadassah Hospital there is a race to open enough beds as cases grow, but relief that Omicron isn’t leaving parents gasping for air… Read More ›

Malfunctioning Electric Space Heater Caused Fire That Killed 19 People In New York City, Fire Commissioner Says

Malfunctioning Electric Space Heater Caused Fire That Killed 19 People In New York City, Fire Commissioner Says

  NEW YORK (AP) — New York City’s deadliest fire in more than three decades, killing 19 people including nine children Sunday at a Bronx… Read More ›

Blinken does not expect to see breakthroughs in talks with Russia this week

Blinken does not expect to see breakthroughs in talks with Russia this week

Secretary of State Antony Blinken says he doesn’t expect to see any breakthroughs in the meetings with Russia this week, reiterating that while the US… Read More ›

Even asymptomatic COVID could lead to long-term damage- study

Even asymptomatic COVID could lead to long-term damage- study

New research from Cedars-Sinai is the first to report not only the presence of elevated autoantibodies after mild or asymptomatic infection, but their persistence over… Read More ›

Israel shall not surrender and accept outcome of Omicron wave

Israel shall not surrender and accept outcome of Omicron wave

Opinion: After stocking up on enough vaccines for entire population, government seems to believe its role in pandemic fight is over; however, other necessary steps… Read More ›

COVID-19: New variant, B.1.640.2, detected in France – study

COVID-19: New variant, B.1.640.2, detected in France – study

The variant, tentatively identified B.1.640.2, is believed to be Cameroonian in origin and have so far spread to 12 patients in southern France.   A… Read More ›

Chaim Walder dead in suspected suicide following rape allegations

Chaim Walder dead in suspected suicide following rape allegations

“If this [affair] is publicized I will shoot myself,” Walder had said, in a recording given to the rabbinical court of Safed.   Haredi author… Read More ›

Iran’s regime threatens nuclear explosion in Israel’s Dimona facility

Iran’s regime threatens nuclear explosion in Israel’s Dimona facility

The IRGC threatened to attack the Dimona nuclear facility, as well as Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and Haifa, in tweets.   A Twitter account ostensibly run… Read More ›

Rabbi Chaim Kanievski Rules: Children Should Be Vaccinated In Their Talmud Torahs

Rabbi Chaim Kanievski Rules: Children Should Be Vaccinated In Their Talmud Torahs

  JERUSALEM —  Rabbi Chaim Kanievski issued a dramatic new ruling on Monday, calling on the heads of Talmud Torahs and schools to vaccinate children… Read More ›

WHO: Omicron detected in 89 countries, cases doubling fast

WHO: Omicron detected in 89 countries, cases doubling fast

UN health body says expected to overtake Delta variant cases adding its spread continues in areas with high vaccination rate or where significant numbers of… Read More ›

Israeli forces nab suspected terrorists in deadly West Bank shooting

Israeli forces nab suspected terrorists in deadly West Bank shooting

6 Palestinians arrested in overnight raid; troops seize guns, car suspected of being used in attack that killed Yehuda Dimentman, wounded 2 others   Israeli… Read More ›

‘Need to end this call’: January 6 committee reveals new text messages to Meadows on House floor

‘Need to end this call’: January 6 committee reveals new text messages to Meadows on House floor

The House select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the US Capitol released new text messages obtained from former Trump White House chief of… Read More ›

Mount Meron to close if insurance policy not renewed – report

Mount Meron to close if insurance policy not renewed – report

This follows the disastrous crush incident in April, which saw 45 people killed on the Lag Ba’omer holiday.   The Tomb of Rabbi Shimon bar… Read More ›

Israeli leader returning home from UAE ‘very optimistic’

Israeli leader returning home from UAE ‘very optimistic’

In a joint statement, the two countries say visit marks ‘milestone in the development of warm relations and a tremendous partnership’ but Palestinian conflict and… Read More ›

Gantz meets with Pentagon chief to discuss Iran, bilateral ties

Gantz meets with Pentagon chief to discuss Iran, bilateral ties

Secretary of Defense Austin says U.S. ‘deeply concerned’ about Tehran’s nuclear actions, adding that if current policy fails, Biden has made clear that ‘we are… Read More ›

Israel fell asleep on the job called ‘the Iranian nuclear project’

Israel fell asleep on the job called ‘the Iranian nuclear project’

Opinion: Most government officials knew back in 2019 about Iran’s decision to begin working towards procurement of atomic bomb; but, due to political squabbles, no… Read More ›

Israeli woman stabbed and seriously injured in East Jerusalem

Israeli woman stabbed and seriously injured in East Jerusalem

Police searching for female suspect in attack, which takes place at the entrance to the flashpoint Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood   An Israeli woman was stabbed… Read More ›

WTA announces immediate suspension of tournaments in China amid concern for Peng Shuai

WTA announces immediate suspension of tournaments in China amid concern for Peng Shuai

The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) chairman and CEO Steve Simon has announced an immediate suspension of all WTA tournaments in China, including Hong Kong. In… Read More ›