News

Jewish judge ‘falls asleep’ in child rape trial: Recorder Philip Cattan, a respected and experienced Manchester barrister, is accused of...
Zayn Malik receives death threats after #FreePalestine tweet: One Direction heart-throb Zayn Malik has waded into the Gaza conflict by...
Israeli embassy in Dublin warns: You’ll be next!: The Israeli embassy in Dublin has admitted to posting a series of...
Jesse Eisenberg tells Tel Aviv audience why he didn’t fear visiting Israel: Jesse Eisenberg, the Oscar-nominated actor who starred in The Social Network, made an...
‘Racist’ West Bank rabbi condemned for incitement: Opposition parties in Israel have called on the Attorney-General to launch an...
World Roundup: Bel Kaufman bows out aged 103: From Israeli terrorists in Sweden to naughty rabbis in New York, it’s...
Lull in Gaza amid urgent UN calls for a ceasefire: A relative lull descended on the war-torn Gaza Strip at the start...
David Ward to Jewish News: ‘Why does my tweet still cause offence?’: David Ward has failed to remove the tweet that provoked condemnation across...
Lord Sacks: social media is fuelling persecution of ‘the Dark Ages’: Former chief rabbi Lord Sacks has warned that an upsurge in religious...
JFS gets surprise inspection ‘in response to concerns’: Schools inspectorate Ofsted confirmed this week it launched a surprise inspection of...
Easyjet resumes Tel Aviv flights: Low-fare airline easyJet has resumed flights to Israel having suspended services earlier this week...
School rocket that killed 15 ‘may be from Hamas’: Israel’s deputy foreign minister has denied knowing who was responsible for the...
Shimon Peres’ final speech as Israeli President: I came to thank you for the privilege you granted me to...
NASA astronaut at Sinai: Community news roundup 24-30 July: This week’s community news roundup, by Hayley Seifert Got a story to...
Jewish director fights RIBA boycotters on National Council: The Jewish director of a firm of architects has been elected a...
Israel bombards Gaza as Hamas rejects ceasefire: Israeli tanks and warplanes have bombarded the Gaza Strip, as Hamas militants stuck to...
Hammond calls for ceasefire and supports Israel’s right to defend itself: Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has called for a swift ceasefire between Israel and Hamas...
Mum’s joy at winning legal battle for her abducted sons: A London mum has celebrated ending her 18-month battle to get her...
Peace push: ‘Jews and Arabs refuse to be enemies’ is Twitter trend: Despite such a bleak time where tension is escalating on media platforms...
MPs split on Gaza but united in outrage over Ward tweet: Major differences in tone emerged this week in the approach of Britain’s main...
Dayan Gelley appointed to head Beth Din: Dayan Menachem Gelley has been formally appointed as Rosh Beth Din, or...

Features

The Man Who Made The Beatles: acclaimed play about Brian Epstein comes to London: Francine Wolfisz speaks to Andrew Lancel, who is reprising his role in...
Jewish Heroes of First World War: Wilhelm Frankl: By Derek Taylor Born in Hamburg in 1893, Frankl went to the...
Mrs Frankowitz makes her theatre debut at Camden Fringe: Mrs Frankowitz – the Jewish community’s outrageous answer to Mrs Merton –...
Wit, humour and cleverness in Alexander S. Bermange’s cabaret show: He Left Me For My Granny and I Fell in Love with...
Havana good time: the sights and sounds of Cuba: Malcolm Ginsberg takes time during a Caribbean cruise to check out the...
Loyalty, Identity, Betrayal: the German-Jewish soldiers who fought in WW1: A new exhibition looks at the contribution of German- Jewish soldiers who...

Picture Galleries

Judaism

How have Progressive movements benefited from male and female leaders? Two Voices: this week’s Progressive Judaism debate Q: How have Progressive movements benefited from male and female spiritual leaders? Rabbi...
Desert Island Texts: No. 44 If you were cast away on an island with just one Jewish text for company, which would you choose?...
Sedra: Masei By Rabbi Ariel Abel Masei records the stations at which the Israelites stopped and camped throughout the 40 years...
Torah for Today: What does the Torah say about elderly war criminals? By Rabbi Jonny Roodyn  Three years ago, the German government opened hundreds of dormant cases against alleged war criminals....

Opinion

OPINION: Critics silenced by Bibi’s 84% poll rating By Marcus Sheff, director of The Israel Project Conventional wisdom is that Israel’s Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu is a hawk who keeps the Israeli military on a hairline trigger for use against Israel’s many...
OPINION: We don’t have the privilege of succumbing to despair By Thabut Abu Rass – Co-director of The Abraham Fund As the crisis between Israel and Gaza saturates the media, it is important to take stock of the developing deterioration of Arab-Jewish relations within Israel...
OPINION: The bigotry and hatred that fuels ‘Pro-Palestinian’ demos By Jeremy Havardi- author and journalist  Last weekend, the Palestine Solidarity Campaign organised a “National Demonstration for Gaza” in London. Thousands of “pro-Palestinian” protesters marched through the capital to hear defiant speeches from such...

Sport

Noad Lahat claimed his first UFC win on Saturday...
A century from Gideon Caller helped MALclaim a 250...
Dudi Sela’s hopes of becoming the first Israeli to...
Kenyan swimmer Jason Dunford will be swimming for gold...
Yossi Benayoun has labelled his former teammate Joey Barton...
Next month’s world junior open water championships which were...
Wingate & Finchley drew 1-1 with Conference South new-boys...
Israel’s U19 side ended their UEFA Championship campaign with...
Dudi Sela will be looking to become the first...
Australian Amy Meyer has claimed the first Jewish medal at...
Yossi Benayoun has said Maccabi Haifa players had no...