News

Prince Charles becomes patron of World Jewish Relief: Prince Charles is to continue his 12-year relationship with World Jewish Relief...
Words of strength: Husband continues brave Rosie’s blog: The grieving husband of cancer victim Rosie Choueka has resumed her popular blog, recalling...
Ancient 2,000-year-old mikvah found below living room in Jerusalem: An ancient, two thousand year old mikvah (ritual bath) was discovered below...
Family of Jewish 7/7 victim launch programme to combat extremism: The relatives of a Jewish woman killed in the 7/7 London bombings...
Polish Strongmen helping to rebuild ‘Polish-Jewish history’: Polish Strongmen are helping preserve Jewish heritage in the country by lifting and...
Ramadan Tent at Jewish school allows interfaith amongst students: A Jewish secondary school in London is celebrating the end of a...
‘F*** the Jews’ daubed at Jewish school in Hackney: A Jewish primary school in Hackney was vandalised with graffiti daubed on...
#TedOnTour: Bear facts behind Israel’s 1146th summer tourist in 2015: A detailed investigation has begun as to whether the 1,146th participant confirmed...
David Lammy says first trade visit will be to Israel if elected mayor: David Lammy has revealed Israel would be the destination for his first...
Police bar Nazi rally from taking place in Golders Green: By Justin Cohen Police have barred a neo-Nazi rally scheduled for Saturday...
VIDEO: Isaac Herzog in conversation with Jonathan Freedland at #UKIsrael2015: Isaac Herzog in conversation with Jonathan Freedland. Video directed and produced by...
Mariah Carey visits Kotel and meets Bibi during Israel trip: Global superstar Mariah Carey travelled to Israel, where she visited the Western Wall...
Israeli counter-terror chiefs “raised concerns” before Tunisia attack: Israeli counter-terrorism chiefs who last month urged Israelis and Jews to avoid...
Bibi: It’s ‘not too late’ to backtrack on Iran, as nuclear talks pass deadline: Iranian nuclear talks will go past their June 30 deadline, according to...
Settlement rabbis condemn Jewish extremist attacks on Palestinians and Christians: Rabbis from the Jewish settlements in the West Bank have strongly condemned...
VIDEO: Comedian Simon Brodkin storms Kanye West on Glastonbury stage: Rapper Kanye West’s Glastonbury headline set did not disappoint in the controversy department when...
Palestinian hunger striker who was held without charge to be released: A Palestinian held without charges by Israel for the past year is...
Man charged with inciting racial hatred ahead of Nazi demo: A man has been charged with inciting racial hatred ahead of a...
Decision not to prosecute Lord Janner to be overturned: The controversial decision not to prosecute Lord Janner for historical child sex offences is...
Police swoop in race hate arrest ahead of Golders Green Nazi rally: Police have arrested a 22-year-old man over a blog post linked to...
VIDEO: Discussion on Iran at Jewish News UK-Israel Conference: Produced and directed by Adam Fox...
Forget Kanye – it’s klezmer centre stage at Glastonbury!: Motormouth rap icon Kanye West may be hogging the column inches ahead...
London synagogues host ‘Big Iftar’ events in Interfaith gesture: In a display of Interfaith harmony, Muslims have broken their Ramadan fast...
Vatican signs treaty with Palestine to help ‘stimulate peace with Israel’: The Vatican has signed a treaty with the “State of Palestine”, saying...

Features

Orli in the wood: Giving Borehamwood’s Jewish community bagels: Sitting al fresco at Orli in Borehamwood, it’s hard to believe that...
A very British affair: London’s best outdoor venues for afternoon tea: Afternoon tea is a very British institution, but how many of us...
Bits and peices for eating Alfresco!: The great British summer is all about variety – as in rain,...
Meet the old pen pals Freya North and Jane Green: Discovering your novel is being published at the same time as an...
The 100-year war? Lord Sacks on defeating Islamic State and its evil ilk: Jewish News editor Richard Ferrer speaks to Lord Sacks about his timely new page-turner,...
Two delicious Jewish Care Bake Day recipes!: The Great Jewish Bake Day is on Wednesday. To get you in the...
Special report: Welcome to the new Jewish East End: Today’s East End Jewish community is very small and ever decreasing –...
Forget Kanye – it’s klezmer centre stage at Glastonbury!: Motormouth rap icon Kanye West may be hogging the column inches ahead...
Celebrating our centenarians: 100 second interview with Ian Rodin: Name: Ian Rodin Born: 28 Sept 1912 Birth place: Stepney • Where...
Meet Ice Kitchen’s chef who’s licenced to chill: Cesar Roden is the co-founder and director of Ice Kitchen.  To the...
Author Keren David’s new book about [Not] young love: Jenni Frazer chats to author Keren David about her new page-turner for...
The chosen ones: Restaurant industry is brimming with Jewish talent: It’s not just kosher restaurants that have Jews at the helm –...

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Judaism

Desert Island Texts: Zemer Nugeh If you were cast away on an island with just one Jewish text for company, which would you choose?...
Ask the Rabbi: ‘How to react to this hate?’ Ask The Rabbi with rabbi Yitzchak Schochet How to react to this hate? Dear Rabbi, How should we respond...
TWO VOICES: Do protests against neo-Nazis risk giving extra attention? In this week’s Two Voices, we discuss how we should react to the planned neo-Nazi demonstration in Golders Green,...
Sedra: Chukat By Rabbi Ariel Abel This week’s reading begins with the theme of ritual purity. The principle underpinning the ceremony...

Interfaith

Ramadan Tent at Jewish school allows interfaith amongst students A Jewish secondary school in London is celebrating the end of a two-week long Ramadan Tent as part of...
OPINION: Looking for a holiday destination this summer? Try a mosque By Rabbi Natan Levy   Can you police an extreme point of view? Will a bobby at the door...
London synagogues host ‘Big Iftar’ events in Interfaith gesture In a display of Interfaith harmony, Muslims have broken their Ramadan fast at London synagogues this week. The reform...
‘Inspiring’ students visit Wesminster to celebrate interfaith project ‘Talented and inspiring’ students from across the country joined MPs in Westminster to celebrate an interfaith leadership initiative that has...

Opinion

OPINION: Let’s see an NUS that truly celebrates its Jewish members By Maggie Suissa, former UJS campaigns director. After five years in the student movement, I’ve been inspired by the strength shown by so many leaders – yet disappointed by some of the decisions within...
OPINION: #TedOnTour – ‘I’ve packed the bear necessities and am ready for Israel tour’ I’ve been counting down to Sunday weeks now and I’m finally all set. My cave sitter’s booked, I’m packed, briefed, and ready to depart to Israel for the very first time. I’m not the...
OPINION: What I’ll be doing during Saturday’s Nazi ‘Jewification’ demo By Gabriel Webber  On Saturday, the great and the good of the Jewish community will be in Golders Green, standing alongside a motley group of anti-fascists (including George Galloway) counter-demonstrating against a neo-Nazi rally....
OPINION: Looking for a holiday destination this summer? Try a mosque By Rabbi Natan Levy   Can you police an extreme point of view? Will a bobby at the door curb a wicked thought or a fundamental reading of scripture?   Such is the government’s...
OPINION: A tale of two Gaza reports – one valid, the other dismally flawed By Jeremy Havardi  On 12 June, a high level international military group tasked with examining Israel’s conduct in last year’s Gaza war released their preliminary findings. The group consisted of former chiefs of staff, generals...
VOICE OF THE JEWISH NEWS: So, what connects Silvan Shalom to Taylor Swift? If proof was needed of the impact and timeliness of Monday’s inaugural Jewish News Israel Policy Conference, it arrived within minutes of the start when the event’s Twitter hashtag #UKIsrael2015 began trending nationwide… alongside...
OPINION: Taking LGBT to the Knesset By Surat–Shaan Knan Legislators from across the political spectrum sitting around a table, moved to the point of tears and handing out tissues to each other. Who would have believed this could ever happen?...
OPINION: Don’t overreact to racist thugs causing trouble in our back yard By Brian Gordon, Conservative councillor, Barnet  The anti-Jewish protest due to take place in Golders Green on 4 July has provoked huge public concern. Condemnation has come from Jews and non-Jews alike, and from leading...
OPINION: Why celebrate a charter where we Jews get it in the neck yet again? By Derek Taylor, Editor, Jewish Year Book  Lord Denning, the former Master of the Rolls, was a folk hero. So when he said that the Magna Carta was the “foundation of the freedom of the...

Sport

Italian Camila Giorgi is safely through to the second...
LMV continued their unbeaten start to the 2015 Chess...
Yoni Erlich booked his place into the second round...
Dudi Sela has been knocked out of this year’s...
Hapoel Jerusalem won their first ever Israel State Championships...
Dudi Sela will begin his Wimbledon campaign on Monday...
Dudi Sela has been handed a tough-looking first round...
Swimmer Marc Hinawi has claimed Israel’s eighth medal haul...
Israeli striker Tomer Hemed has signed for Championship side...
Shahar Peer’s bid to reach this year’s Wimbledon Championships...