News

Argentina overhauls spy agency in wake of Nisman death: Argentina’s Congress has approved a law overhauling an intelligence agency under fire...
MP calls for ban on Hamas political wing: The British government should consider adding Hamas’ political wing to its list...
New poll shows… at least we’ve got our health!: British Jews enjoy better health than almost any other religious or ethnic group...
Your chance to quiz London Mayor Boris Johnson: Jewish News readers are being offered the chance to quiz Boris Johnson....
Leaked spy cables claim Netanyahu ‘exaggerated’ Iran threat: Benjamin Netanyahu deliberately over-egged Iran’s nuclear position at the UN while Israeli...
PA ordered to pay £140million ‘terrorism fine’: Palestinian leaders were this week hit with a £140million bill after a...
Appeal to help family of Golders Green M1 crash victim: An urgent appeal to cover the funeral costs of an Orthodox man...
Israeli election preview: Brit Ashley Perry on the campaign trail: Ashley Perry is the only Brit standing for the Knesset at next...
SPECIAL REPORT: The gene hunters in the Negev: Stephen Oryszczuk travels to the Negev to meet geneticists tasked with identifying...
Hendon arrest amid anti-Semitism allegations: A man was arrested over allegations of anti-Semitic abuse on the streets...
Desmond to step down as Norwood president: Media mogul Richard Desmond is to step down as president of families...
Channel 4 stands by ‘challenging’ interview with Jewish journalist: The editor of Channel 4 News has defended presenter Jackie Long after...
Quarrey to succeed Gould as Britain’s envoy to Israel: A senior foreign office diplomat and one-time private secretary to Tony Blair...
Lord Ahmad helps counter Israel Apartheid Week: One of Britain’s most senior Muslim figures has met Jewish students in...
Westminster debates whether to ban religious slaughter: Parliamentarians spent three hours discussing a possible ban on religious (non-stun) slaughter...
Sara Netanyahu goes from First Lady to cover girl: Sara Netanyahu strikes a pose during a glamorous photo shoot for Israeli magazine AT,...
Rifkind to step down after ‘cash for access’ sting: Tory grandee Sir Malcolm Rifkind is to step down from his role...
Parents ‘heartbroken’ at synagogue nursery closure: Parents of children who attend a nursery at West London Synagogue have...
Francois Hollande reaffirms: ‘We will protect Jewish community’: France must offer its protection and affection to the Jewish community amid...
VIDEO: Jerusalem mayor apprehends Palestinian knifeman: The mayor of Jerusalem helped apprehend a Palestinian terrorist who stabbed an Orthodox...
Spurs call for ‘tough action’ for ‘vile’ anti-Semitic chanting fans: Tottenham have called for tough action against fans who were shown on...
Gove and JN onboard for huge UK-Israel conference:   The UK’s biggest grassroots Israel conference has recruited Jewish News as...
‘Bogus UK charity collectors’ could fund Islamist terrorism: Police at the sharp end of the Government’s counter-radicalisation strategy believe Muslim...
Petition supporting shechita surpasses calls for a ban: Support for a petition calling for religious slaughter to be safeguarded has...

Features

The way we wed – reliving a century of simchas!: Rebecca Wallersteiner is cordially invited to relive a century of simchas at...
Top tips for Jewish Book Week 2015!: Jewish Book Week kicks off this weekend, with more than 6,000 guests...
When your face heads south, then take the thread-lift: When her face started heading south without her, Annie Hall took action…...
PREVIEW: ‘Cartoonists – foot soldiers of Democracy’: Just like the best political cartoons, Cartoonists manages to synthesise a vast subject in...
Juggling act: Cirque du Soleil’s clown prince David Shiner: Annie Hall meets Cirque du Soleil’s clown prince David Shiner ..  If...
Ayelet Gundar-Goshen’s passion for storytelling: One Night, Markovitch: With the launch of her new book this week, Israeli author Ayelet...
Argentina is still a haven for Jews despite recent turbulence: Don’t let the headlines mislead you, writes Andrew Gold, who discovered a warm Jewish...
‘Sacred sperm’ film grapples with Orthodox sex taboo: A film that helps Orthodox Jews grapple with the “taboo” of sex...
Californian Challish: The definitive Jewish experience in LA: Annie Hall and family went to La La Land for the definitive...
Top Jewish comedian Mark Maier speaks to the Jewish News: Rebecca Wallersteiner chats to comedian Mark Maier about his love of laughter...
Bad Jews – Life lessons cloaked in comedy: It’s often said if you get two Jews in one room, you’ll...
Conflicting Identities: Sharing Jewish & Palestinian family heritage: Alex Galbinski chats to author Claire Hajaj about her novel, inspired by...

Picture Galleries

Judaism

OPINION: A small step toward world vegetarianism Last month, representatives from 13 sniffim (branches) of Netzer Olami, the worldwide reform youth movement, met in Jerusalem for...
Torah for Today: What the Torah says about.. Death? By Rabbi Jonny Roodyn Death is inevitable. This sobering point is a major tenet of Jewish thought. Adam and...
Sedra of the week: Terumah By Rabbi Dr Moshe ­­Freedman The Torah describes the construction and assembly of the Tabernacle, which served as a...
Ask the Rabbi 20/2: Sheltering teens, Shabbat flights and cancelling Barmitzvahs Got a question? asktherabbi @ thejngroup.com And follow Rabbi Schochet on Twitter @RabbiYYS Do we shelter our teenagers? Dear...

Interfaith

Joint Jewish-Christian campaign launched to tackle anti-Semitism A new campaign is bringing together Jews and Christians to tackle anti-Semitism. The initiative from the Council of Christians...
Interfaith ‘pilgrimage’ across London will show shared commitment to respect Jewish religious leaders are to take part in a “pilgrimage” across London that will start in a mosque and...
European Interfaith leaders in ‘utter condemnation’ of Denmark violence European Interfaith leaders have united to condemn the twin Copenhagen attacks which left two murdered. The Gathering of European Muslim...
Community figures join Interfaith delegation to sites of Bosnian genocide Jewish community leaders have spoken of their visit to Srebrenica, Sarajevo and Tuzla after joining an interfaith delegation to...

Opinion

OPINION: Why next month could shape the future of the Middle East By Claudia Mendoza The 30 June deadline for an agreement between Iran and the P5+1 (United States, Russia, China, Britain, France and Germany) over the former’s nuclear program is fast approaching. Sceptics maintain no deal is...
OPINION: Bibi, don’t bottle out of making Israel a country I’d want to live in By Jenni Frazer I feel, as perhaps do many readers, in something of a Jewish overload. Never was the saying [with apologies to the title of this publication] “Jews are news” more true than...
VOICE OF THE JEWISH NEWS: Do Israelis have Bibi fatigue? Among the new faces vying for votes in next month’s Israeli election are impressive Arab lawyer Ayman Uda, darling of the right Miri Regev and Stav Shaffir, a tent city protester not yet turned 30. It’s a...
OPINION: Woody’s wrong – turns out we are a healthy tribe If we were to use Woody Allen as our source, we’d probably conclude Jews were among the least healthy – or, more accurately, least likely to think they were healthy – of all ethnic or...
OPINION: My Shabbat inside Oslo’s circle of peace exceeded all expectations By Adrian Needlestone This is the diary of my Shabbat at Bergstien. As the only synagogue in Oslo, just one of two in Norway, the “Mosaiske“ congregation in Bergstien is both anonymous and accessible....
OPINION: Brendan O’Neill – The new anti-Semitism By Brendan O’Neill, Editor, Spiked-Online.com On 19 February I took part in a debate about the new anti-Semitism at the Central Synagogue in London. Here are my opening comments. One thing has become very...
OPINION: A small step toward world vegetarianism Last month, representatives from 13 sniffim (branches) of Netzer Olami, the worldwide reform youth movement, met in Jerusalem for the annual Veidah. The six days were spent hearing from speakers on Zionism, visiting Sderot...
OPINION: No Bibi, I’m not your refugee, I’m a proud and loyal British citizen By Jewish News editor, Richard Ferrer In a few weeks time, during Pesach, Jews worldwide will recite the words, “Next year in Jerusalem” – expressing an ancient ambition that each of us might one day...
OPINION: Nisman spent 11 years seeking justice for his fellow Argentines By David Safir, International Division, Board of Deputies Many of Argentina’s 200,000 Jews are descended either from Russian pedlars who fled pogroms to become gauchos on land acquired by Baron de Hirsch or from...

Sport

All the stats and facts ahead of your side’s...
Chelsea Football Club have warned their fans that they...
Two Jewish football agents – Alex Levack and Matthew...
A Maccabi Masters football team has won an appeal against a...
NO ONE comes out particularly well from the latest...
Tony Milch is getting set for a ‘step-up in...
The six ten pin bowlers who will be competing...
Find out who made it into this week’s Jewish...
An injury time equaliser from debutant Oron Kaiser saw...
Norstar completed a fantastic double against FC Team C...