Thomas Nides Confirmed As US Ambassador To Israel

The US Senate on Wednesday confirmed Thomas Nides by voice vote to be the next ambassador to Israel. Nides, a secular Jew from Duluth, Minnesota,...

WATCH: Dati Leumi Rav Drinks L’Chayim With Lev Tahor To The State Of Israel

Rabbi Eliahu Birnbaum, a well-known Dati Leumi Rav in Israel, drank a L'Chayim to the state of Israel together with Lev Tahor members this...

Woman Now Thought To Be Afghanistan’s Last Jew Flees Country

For years, Zebulon Simentov was known as the “last Jew of Afghanistan,” the sole remnant of a centuries-old community holding court in Kabul’s only...

Greece Bans Shechita: “Jewish Freedom Of Religion Is Under Direct Attack”

The Greek Supreme Court outlawed shechita on Wednesday, a move predicted by Jewish leaders following the ruling of the European Union's court last year...

Paris: Rav Receives Magazine With “RAUS” & Magen Dovid Scrawled On It

Rav Menachem Ladayov, a Chabad Rav in the 17th Arrondissement of Paris, had a disturbing surprise on Sunday when he was delivered a Jewish...

SHOCKING! Christians Posting As Rabbanim Outed In Phoenix: Peformed Giyur, Taharos, Gittin

A Christian family, including a father and son posing as Rabbanim in the frum community in Phoenix, Arizona, were recently outed by the Beyneynu...

Cholent Question Stumps Jeopardy Contestants

The contestants on a Jeopardy episode that aired this week were stumped by a photo of cholent, JTA reported. The photo was a clue in...

“Jews Are Killing Our Children:” Tree Of Life Shul Shooter Talked Of Killing Jews

Pittsburgh police officers who responded to the synagogue building during a shooting three years ago that killed 11 people told a judge Tuesday that...

Chareidi Man Appointed As Honorary Consul Of Hungary In Antwerp

Hungarian Ambassador to Belgium Tamás Iván Kovács inaugurated a new consulate in Antwerp on Thursday and appointed a Charedi man as the Honorary Consul. Ari...

Neo-Nazi’s Burial In Jewish Gravesite Causes Stir In Germany

The burial of a Holocaust denier in the gravesite of a Jewish music professor has caused an uproar in Germany. The top German government official...

“Shalit Deal Will Be Child’s Play:” Israelis Fear Reports Of 100s Of Lev Tahor...

Israelis with relatives in the Lev Tahor cult, who are currently trying to reach Iran, are terrified of the possible consequences of hundreds of...

“Ben & Jerry’s Ignorance Is Outrageous,” Amb. Erdan Responds To Interview

Israel's Ambassador to the United States and United Nations Gilad Erdan responded on Monday to the Axios interview with the founders of Ben and...

Jerusalem Dedicates Square To Sugihara, Who Saved Yeshivas Mir During Holocaust

Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lion dedicated a neighborhood square to the memory of Chiune Sugihara, the Japanese diplomat who saved thousands of Jews from the...

AFTER 4 MTH-LOCKDOWN: “Davening In A Minyan Is Like Emerging From Darkness To Light”

After a lengthy and protracted lockdown in Australia with no tefilla b'tzibur permitted, which included the Yamim Noraim, shuls are finally officially permitted to...

BDE: Jewish Entrepreneur Killed In Small Plane Crash In Atlanta

Jonathan D. Rosen, z'l, was one of four people killed in a small plane crash on Friday at DeKalb Peachtree Airport in Atlanta. Rosen, 47,...

Alta Fixsler’s Parents Lose Appeal To Have Her Die At Home

The parents of Alta Fixsler suffered another blow on Wednesday when they lost their battle to have Alta removed from life support in the...

Germany Expands Pensions To More Holocaust Survivors

The organization that handles claims on behalf of Jews who suffered under the Nazis said Wednesday that Germany has agreed to extend compensation to...

Death Of Jew By Belarusian KGB Triggers Widespread Protests

Hundreds of Belarusian citizens protesting against the regime of Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko were detained in recent days after KGB officers killed a Jewish...

WATCH: Moving Scene In Vienna: Holocaust Survivor Makes Bracha In Very Spot Nazis Almost...

A moving scene took place earlier this week in the Chareidi community in Vienna, Austria, when for the first time in many years a...

Moving Video From Strasbourg, France: Recovered COVID Patients Dance With Sefer Torah Written In...

In a moving display of unity, all the Jewish kehillos in Strasbourg, France participated last week in a lively hachnasas Sefer Torah, which was...

AP’s Pidyon HaBen Photo Essay: “Jews Redeem Firstborn Son In Ancient Ceremony”

Shortly after sundown, Yaakov Tabersky presented his firstborn son on a silver platter to a Jewish priest in a ceremony harking back to the...

Shiraz, Iran: Shaking The Lulav In A COVID-Safe Outdoor Minyan

Jews in Iran are celebrating Sukkos in the shadow of a devastating coronavirus wave and most minyanim are being held outdoors in open areas. Although...

A Glimpse Of Jewish Life In Iran In Rare Interview With Rebbetzin Of Tehran

In a rare interview with the Israeli magazine Katifa, Rebbetzin Tziporah Gerami, the wife of the Chief Rabbi of Tehran, Rav Yehudah Gerami, spoke...

REPORT: Afghanistan’s Last Jew Signs Get For Wife On Erev Yom Kippur

Afghanistan's last Jew, Zebulon Simentov, who was evacuated from Afghanistan earlier this month, signed a get for his wife in New York on Erev...

San Diego Chabad Shul Shooter Avoids Death Penalty With Plea

A 22-year-old former nursing student pleaded guilty to the murder of one person and the attempted murders of 53 others in connection with a...

Thwarted: Muslim Plot To Attack German Shul On Yom Kippur, 4 Arrested

A 16-year-old boy and three other people were detained Thursday in connection with a suspected plan for an Islamic extremist attack on a synagogue...

WATCH: Rav Berel Lazar Jumps, Dances With Thousands Of Mispallelim In Moscow

Thousands of Jews joined the Yom Kippur tefillos at the main shul in Moscow, the Marina Roscha shul. After Ne'ilah, the Chief Rabbi of Russia,...

DRAMA IN YERUSHALAYIM: Police Come To Dismantle “Dangerous Porch Sukkah” Of Eidah Chareidis Av...

Drama unfolded on Tuesday night as a large police force gathered on Zonnenfeld Street in the Beis Yisroel neighborhood of Jerusalem in order to...

R’ Moshe Margaretten Rescues Afghani Who Donated Kidney To Frum Jew

Rabbi Moshe Margaretten, the head of the non-profit Tzedek Association, is still hard at work carrying out rescue operations in Afghanistan, together with Israeli-American...

For 2nd Yr., No Minyanim On Rosh Hashana In Australia: What About Tekias Shofar?

The situation for Jews in Australia this Rosh Hashanah is unfortunately no different than last year, when minyanim were forbidden. The cities of Melbourne and...

70 State Dept. Staffers Demand Blinken Dismiss Anti-Semitic Blogger

A US Foreign Service officer is still employed at the US State Department six months after his-anti-Semitic blog posts were discovered and over a...

WATCH: Son Of Holocaust Survivor Flew Afghan Refugees Out Of Germany

Jewish Delta pilot Alexander Kahn flew Afghani evacuees from Ramstein Air Base in Germany to Dulles Airport outside Washington D.C. as part of a...

Frum Jew In US Saves 4 Afghan Siblings, Members Of Womens’ Soccer Team

When Rabbi Moshe Margaretten of the Tzedek Association heard about four siblings in Afghanistan who needed help, he decided to take action. Suneeta, an Afghan...

UK Muslim Implicated In Other Attacks, Hit Chassid In Face With Glass Bottle

The Muslim man who assaulted two frum Jews last week in the Stamford Hill neighborhood of London was implicated in at least two additional...

HORRIFIC TRAGEDY: Two Sisters R”L Killed By A Truck In Chareidi Kehilla In Antwerp

A terrible tragedy occurred in the Chareidi community in Antwerp, Belgium on Tuesday morning when two sisters crossing the street in the Jewish quarter...

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