News

Luciana Berger MP: “Twitter should block racist words”: Racist words should be blocked by Twitter, a Labour MP who was...
Prime Minister signs the Anne Frank Declaration at Chanukah reception:   David Cameron signed the Anne Frank Declaration at Downing Street on...
Rocket fired from Gaza in first attack since September: A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip has struck southern Israelin the first...
Funding stopped for Muslim Charity Forum amid alleged extremism links: Funding awarded for inter-faith work to a charity coalition with alleged ties...
Balotelli will ‘comply’ one match ban for racist post: Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli will not appeal against his one-match ban imposed for posting...
Free books for children charity launches in UK: Jewish parents in the UK will soon be able to subscribe to...
J-Street survey shows growing ‘crisis’ in US-Israel ties: In the week that US Secretary of State John Kerry met Benjamin Netanyahu,...
JK Rowling reveals Harry Potter has a Jewish classmate!: Author J.K. Rowling has confirmed that one of Harry Potter’s classmates at...
FORTY UNDER 40: It’s time to go back to the future!: Entries have been flooding in for the Jewish News 40 Under 40...
Tributes to ‘inspirational and dedicated’ Gitty Pinter led by Lord Levy: More than 700 students, alumni and teachers joined MPs David Lammy and...
Lord Mendelsohn appointed key position in Israeli backed firm: Israeli-backed private equity platform, Cogress UK, has appointed Lord Mendelsohn as the...
Merger of JW3 and LJCC to be in effect from April 2015: Finchley Road’s Jewish community centre JW3 will start to host London Jewish...
Former Auschwitz SS guard to stand trial at 93 years old: A 93-year old former Auschwitz SS guard charged with participating in the...
John Bercow reveals he was ‘shaken’ by anti-Semitism as a schoolboy: John Bercow has revealed how he was left “shaken” as a schoolboy...
Prime Minister accuses Labour of showing ‘true colours’ on Israel: David Cameron signalled the start of his campaign for support from the...
VIDEO: IDF medics treat Syrian fighters: A video produced by Youtube documentary makers, VICE appears to show medics from...
Boris Johnson: ‘I’ll lead Israel trade delagation’: Boris Johnson has reaffirmed his plans to lead a trade delegation to...
JFS taking ‘effective action’ to tackle negative Ofsted report: A senior Ofsted inspector has said that Kenton secondary school JFS is...
IN PICTURES: Prime Minister hosts Chanukah reception in Downing Street: Politicians and community leaders mingled at the PM’s annual Chanukah reception at...
Hamas ‘asset freezes remain in place’ says UK Foreign Office: Palestinian Terrorist group Hamas will still be subject to asset freezes despite a...
Cuba releases US contractor jailed for helping Jewish community: American Alan Gross has been released from a Cuban prison after five years in...
VIDEO: Communities Minister Lord Ahmad’s Chanukah message: Communities Minister Lord Tariq Ahmad of Wimbledon has wished the Jewish community...
IN PICTURES: Chanukah in the Square attracts record crowd!: Chanukah in the Square attracted a record crowd of 7500 people, braving...
Europe votes to remove Hamas from terror list and recognise Palestine: Members of the European Parliament have voted overwhelmingly to recognise a Palestinian...

Features

GIFT: Helping those less fortunate to celebrate Chanukah: Chanukah is officially upon us and GIFT (Give It Forward Today) have...
Tim Samuels talks Julien Blanc: No way to play the dating game!: Filmmaker Tim Samuels has spoken out about his visit to one of...
Pakistini Jew reflects on Peshawar school horror: Grief-stricken and angry is how Pakistani Jew Fishel Benkhald describes he felt...
Daniel Lassman: ‘Being on The Apprentice was like living through hell!’: As part of his contract with The Apprentice, 27-year-old Daniel Lassman was...
OPINION: Hand in Hand schools are proof Jews and Arabs can live together in peace: On 29 November there was an arson attack on the Hand in...
Seattle: It’s a real ‘glass’ act!: Neil Silver travelled to the wonderfully vibrant and diverse city of Seattle...
CATS the musical: a purr..fect show!: Much buzz has surrounded the revival of Cats the Musical and being...
Edwina Currie back at home spills the beans on life in the jungle: Despite conflict with a fellow camp-mate, Edwina Currie looks back in fondness...
From the Depths: Reclaiming Jewish heritage, a headstone at a time: From The Depths works to locate, memorialise and preserve mass Jewish graves...
An island like no other: The secret gem of Folengandros: Sharon Feinstein explores the simplicity of life on the island of Folengandros...
Ben Winston: “The X Factor final is going to be phenomenal!”: With the final of the X Factor this weekend, Suzanne Baum talk...
Katherine Jenkins releases a new Chanukah song!: Superstar mezzo soprano, Katherine Jenkins OBE, has recorded a new song to...

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Judaism

OPINION: The ‘cancer’ is the hatred of the other By Rabbi Miriam Berger Whenever I talk about the possibility of peace in Israel, some Jews say: “But you are...
TWO VOICES: How can Jews mark Chanukah in a meaningful way? Q: As Chanukah approaches, we ask how can Jews mark the festival in a meaningful way? Rabbi Danny Rich...
Desert Island Text: Rabbi Hugo Gryn’s autobiography, Chasing Shadows If you were cast away on an island with just one Jewish text for company, which would you choose?...
Torah for Today: What the Torah says about…Ferguson, Missouri By Rabbi Yoni Birnbaum The recent decision by a grand jury not to indict the police officer involved in...

Interfaith

Akko’s Arab-Jewish centre offers alternative to cycle of violence The Sir Charles Clore Jewish-Arab Community Center, Akko, Israel, is a working example of an alternative to the cycle of  separation,...
OPINION: Hand in Hand schools are proof Jews and Arabs can live together in peace On 29 November there was an arson attack on the Hand in Hand School in Jerusalem which teaches both...
IN PICTURES: Council of Christians and Jews launch new interfaith strategy AT JW3 the Council of Christians and Jews (CCJ) launched their new strategy, focusing on education, dialogue and social...
London Faith groups unite for Global climate change vigils Londoners from across a diverse range of religious groups participated in a Global vigil outside Downing Street, calling on...

Opinion

OPINION: Vilification of the EU Court for ruling on Hamas was ill-informed By Gabriel Webber, a youth worker for LJY-Netzer, the youth movement of Liberal Judaism, which he represents as an elected member of the Board of Deputies. He writes in a personal capacity. Hamas is a...
OPINION: In Israel, rudeness can come with a side-order of empathy By Mia Serra For some people, it was the post office. For others, the Ministry of Transport was the final straw. For me, if I leave Israel, it will be the supermarket – something...
JENNI FRAZER COLUMN: How do we live Jewishly in an ever-more non-Jewish world? As the Christmas adverts close in on television, and one wonders vaguely if John Lewis’ Monty the Penguin might be Jewish, we celebrate Chanukah 2014 in a certain sort of denial – of remaining...
‘It was only a matter of time before terror came to Australia’ Australia’s Jewish News editor Zeddy Lawrence, reflects upon tragic events in Sydney this week. After the May attack at the Jewish Museum in Belgium, during which a jihadist shot dead four people, my newspaper ran a...
OPINION: We can be friends, just don’t mention the war By Richard Ferrer – Editor, Jewish News If 2014 taught us anything about fostering warm relations between British Jews and Muslims, it was simply this: don’t mention the war. I mentioned it once, in the opening...
VOICE OF THE JEWISH NEWS: Noisy neighbours! Shocking news this week: Israel’s national airline was named the “noisiest” at Heathrow, ticked off with a “red rating,” placed bottom of a league table and “written to” by airport management. We immediately queried...
VOICE OF THE JEWISH NEWS: The future is now! Back in 2010, this newspaper launched an initiative called Forty Under 40, which set out to pinpoint individuals who appeared poised to shape the future direction of Anglo-Jewry through their work in politics, charity, education...
OPINION: The ‘cancer’ is the hatred of the other By Rabbi Miriam Berger Whenever I talk about the possibility of peace in Israel, some Jews say: “But you are so naive, rabbi. Don’t you realise they hate us and don’t want peace?” I am...
Readers letters 12/12: Rod Liddle, Ofsted, Israel, UKIP.. If you want to contribute to the readers’ letters, the postal address is PO Box 34296, London NW5 1YW The email contact: letters@thejngroup.com The right words in the wrong order Dear Sir, Reading recent newspaper columns and...

Sport

All the stats and facts ahead of your side’s...
HAVING BEEN embroiled in an argument with the Israeli...
Russell Goldstein has described the honour and pride he...
South African footballer Dean Furman has been named Maccabi...
Find out who made it into this week’s Jewish...
Liverpool striker Mario Ballotelli and Wigan Athletic Football Club...
Action from the Peter Morrison cup third round tie…...
The Division One leaders suffered a surprise defeat, while...
There are new leaders at the top of the...
A disappointing second half led saw Wingate & Finchley lose...