News

Stuart Polak to become honorary president of CFI: Stuart Polak will become honorary president of Conservative Friends of Israel after...
Labour have “taken action” to stop anti-Semites voting in leadership race: The Labour Party today claimed to have barred known anti-Semites from having...
Yvette Cooper calls for UK to save Syrian refugees like it saved Jews before Shoah: Britain should welcome 10,000 Syrian refugees just as it welcomed 10,000 Jewish...
New £3.25million Jewish employment and business hub to open later in 2015: A new £3.25 million Jewish hub for the employment and business world...
Chief Rabbi to hold Pope talks at Vatican: The Chief Rabbi will hold talks with Pope Francis at the Vatican...
Lord Janner’s trial of the facts will be heard in the new year: Lord Janner, of north London, who is accused of 22 sex abuse...
Coroners investigating death of young man from Mill Hill: Coroners in Barnet are investigating the death of a young man from...
Public funding for historic shuls may top £5million over 10 years: Public funding for historic synagogues in the UK is set to top...
Corbyn campaigned for Palestinian pair convicted of bombing roles: Jeremy Corbyn was once again tainted by association this week, as questions...
Celebrating our community’s centenarians – 100-second interview: Name: Rosseta Goodman Born: 9 June 1915 Birth place: Clapton Where do...
Lord Janner’s case will be heard today, but he will not have to attend: The case of Lord Janner, who is accused of 22 child sex abuse...
Community will give Mark Regev the ‘warmest welcome’ as new ambassador: Community leaders have welcomed the confirmation of Mark Regev as the next...
Community-news roundup!: Email your story to community@thejngroup.com! Keshet scheme ends with a roar Camp...
Big Brother contestant who idolises Adolf Hitler removed by Channel 5: Glamour model Tila Tequila has been removed from the Celebrity Big Brother...
EXCLUSIVE: Anti-Semites must be excluded from voting for leader, says Corbyn: Jeremy Corbyn’s campaign has called for anti-Semites to be excluded from electing...
Lord Janner will not have to attend court next week: Lord Janner will not be compelled to attend court next week when his case...
EXCLUSIVE: Channel 5 probe Big Brother contestant who idolises Adolf Hitler: Channel 5 has launched an investigation into a Celebrity Big Brother contestant...
Pictures of £100k Hendon jewel thieves posted on Facebook: Thieves who made off with a Jewish woman’s safe containing £100,000 of...
Israeli toddler drowns in Polish canal: Another Israeli toddler has drowned while on holiday, the tragedy in Poland...
Exhibition celebrates history of Jewish life in Britain: An exhibition showcasing more than 4,000 documents illustrating the history Jewish life...
Anti-Israel hate preacher Anjem Choudary’s trial set for new year: Radical anti-Israel preacher Anjem Choudary will go on trial in the new...
Israeli conductor Barenboim ‘will take his Berlin orchestra to play in Iran’: Israeli-Argentinian conductor Daniel Barenboim has angered the Israeli government by saying he...
Silvan Shalom: Huge potential for continued trade growth with Britain: Silvan Shalom has insisted there is huge potential for continued growth in...
CFI director Stuart Polak elevated to House of Lords: Long-term Conservative Friends of Israel director Stuart Polak has been elevated to...

Features

Celebrating our community’s centenarians – 100-second interview: Name: Rosseta Goodman Born: 9 June 1915 Birth place: Clapton Where do...
Best in Shows! Celebrating Jewish origins of Broadway: Deborah Cicurel meets two young producers celebrating the Jewish origins of Broadway...
Let Lous! This week’s pop culture picks with Louise Scodie..: Winning my ‘initiative of the month’ award is the first-ever Jewish LGBT conference,...
Paint your mark on a royal record!: Budding young artists still have time to be crowned king or queen...
WIN! An AEG compact multifunction oven courtesy of Cameo Kitchens: Hertfordshire-based Cameo Kitchens has been providing specialist kitchen design and installation for...
Keep Calm And Cannon on! Don’t delay with meningitis warning signs – your child’s life depends on it: In her latest column, our resident family GP discusses the importance of...
Thunderbirds go again, inspired by Jewish roots and anti-Semitism: As the 1960s favourite marks a half-century, Francine Wolfisz meets the son...
With kids’ clubs and kosher food, this cruise is a different way to see the world…: Spencer Barnett takes his family on a cruise for the first time...
Mann on a mission: Veteran MP’s campaign against anti-Semitism enters new phase: A veteran MP’s campaign against anti-Semitism is entering a new phase, as...
The state we’re in: What are the alternatives to conflict?: One year after the last Gaza war the two-state solution has been...
WIN! A sparkling ring and oval stud earings from Brilliant Inc: Here’s your chance to win a fabulous ring worth £175 and earrings worth...
Crossing Jerusalem: When family tensions collide with the wider conflict: by Rebecca Wallersteiner Set in a 24 hour period, Crossing Jerusalem describes...

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Judaism

Opinion: Start preparing for Yom Tov now By Rabbi Sylvia Rothschild Yom Tov never seems to arrive on time. Early or late, it catches us by...
Desert Island Texts: Haggadah If you were cast away on an island with just one Jewish text for company, which would you choose?...
TWO VOICES: How can Judaism harness the power of social media? This week’s Two Voices asks: How can Judaism harness the power of social media? Richard Conradi says… A recent...
ASK THE RABBI: ‘Should you smack children?’ Rabbi Reuven Livingstone answers readers’ questions in his weekly column, Ask the Rabbi. Are we allowed to smack kids?...

Interfaith

Chief Rabbi to hold Pope talks at Vatican The Chief Rabbi will hold talks with Pope Francis at the Vatican this week. Ephraim Mirvis will be accompanied...
OPINION: Repairing Jewish-Christian-German relations with 47-years of studying by Rabbi Jonathan Magonet  At the beginning of August, 130 people, Jews and Christians, gathered at a Catholic conference...
OPINION: Do Jews want to talk to Muslims more than Muslims want to talk to Jews? by Mohammed Amin I am one of the people who, just over ten years ago, helped to set up...
Nearly 150 students to attend annual Jewish-Muslim conference in Berlin Nearly 150 young Jewish and Muslim students will attend an interfaith conference in Berlin. Organised by the Muslim Jewish...

Opinion

Voice of the Jewish News: Nicky’s red letter day! IT’S RARE [thankfully!] to redo the entire Jewish News front page on deadline, but there wasn’t so much as a debate when Sir Nicholas Winton’s death was announced late on 1 July.  After doing...
Readers’ Letters: ‘It’s time for ‘an eye for an eye’ by Israel’ It’s time for ‘an eye for an eye’ by Israel Dear Sir, I write this letter with a measure of trepidation. One hears on a regular basis now, for so many years, that Israel is...
IVOR BADDIEL: Dave Whelan and the difference between racism and ignorance By Ivor Baddiel THIS WEEK Dave Whelan, the owner of Wigan Athletic Football Club received his FA mandatory education session following racist remarks he made about Jewish and Chinese people. To refresh your memory,...
BRENDAN O’NEILL: Anti-Zionists are not as different from anti-Semites as they’d like to think By Brendan O’Neill, Editor, Spiked Online THERE’S NO evidence Jeremy Corbyn is an anti-Semite. But the storm over his dodgy associates has thrown up ample evidence that the modern left doesn’t take anti-Semitism seriously. It’s...
OPINION: Matisyahu boycott driven by intrinsic hatred of Jews, not Israel By Jenni Frazer AS WE hurtle towards September and all that it entails, it is heartening to know that there are some bargains to be had. As Jewish News readers know, for a paltry...
OPINION: Jeremy Corbyn and the Jewish community’s crisis with left-wing politics By Jack Mendel, Jewish News Online editor Jeremy Corbyn’s likely ascension to Opposition Leader will mark the moment when the Jewish community becomes the community that cried wolf. If we were to take a...
OPINION: Whether you’re Arsenal, Chelsea or Spurs’ – let’s unite for Israel! by Arieh Miller Executive Director Zionist Federation UK As opening projects go, it can’t get much better than this. On 6th of September the Israeli football team will go head-to-head against Wales in the run-up...
OPINION: Corbyn’s ‘friendship’ with terrorists is a debasement of our democracy By Jeremy Havardi, author and journalist Much been written about Jeremy Corbyn’s fondness for extremists. He has cosied up to genocidal, Jew-hating terror groups such as Hamas and Hezbollah (he called them ‘friends’), and...
OPINION: How to help young Brits connect with Israel through social justice activities By Jack Goldstein, New Israel Fund There aren’t many opinions about Israel that we diaspora Jews can all agree on. But one of them is probably this: it’s crucial that young diaspora Jews feel...

Sport

Wingate & Finchley got back to winning ways as...
Israel coach Eli Gutman is hoping Maccabi Tel Aviv’s...
Dudi Sela’s US Open campaign is over after he...
Wingate & Finchley dropped their first points of the...
London Lions scored five goals at home for the...
Dudi Sela has been handed a tricky first round...
In the third part of our preview ahead of...
Maccabi Tel Aviv will face Chelsea having been drawn...
London Lions suffered their first defeat of the season...
Shahar Peer’s hopes of qualifying for the first round...