News

Former President Peres: Jewish State bill would erode ‘democratic principles’: Israel’s former president has come out against a bill floated by prime...
Dudley’s Israel boycott motion faces opposition from UKIP: Dudley City Council is set to become the latest local authority to...
‘Pick a Sticker’ campaign takes charity back to its roots: A Jewish children’s charity established after the World War II has gone...
FA charge Wigan boss over claim: ‘Jews don’t like losing money’: Wigan chairman Dave Whelan has been charged by the Football Association over anti-Semitic remarks...
Miliband: I’m proud of Israel stance but boycotts are not the way forward: Ed Miliband spoke out against boycotts of Israel during an address to...
Our Forty Under 40: Where are they now?: Next month Jewish News, in partnership with the Jewish Leadership Council, relaunches...
President Rivlin cancels star due to controversial song:   Israel’s President has cancelled the appearance of a local pop star at...
Hamas founder’s ‘son’ who spied for Israel visits UK: The son of a Hamas founder who spied for Israel for 10 years...
Parliamentary reception for Israeli relief charity MANNA UK: A Kurdish MP and Israel’s deputy ambassador addressed the first parliamentary reception of...
Board complaint for deputy’s ‘Kapo’ tweet over Yachad: The Board of Deputies has received a complaint against Roslyn Pine, the deputy...
Hague: ‘Britain and Israel speak as one on Iran threat’: William Hague has insisted that Britain and Israel remain in lockstep on...
MPs attack Twitter over dismissive response to online anti-Semitism: MPs this week criticised Twitter’s “defensive” response to concerns about rising online anti-Semitism...
Israeli Arabs ‘stamped’ on Facebook as second-class citizens: Israeli Arabs have joined a growing number of political opponents to Benjamin...
Survey: Israeli poverty levels show ‘shocking’ divisions: A new survey of 500 men and women living in poverty in...
Cameron stands by Israel in wake of Jewish State Bill criticism: Prime Minister David Cameron has cautioned Israel, amid concerns that a new nationality...
Lipman: Miliband pandering to anti-Semitism masking as anti-Zionism: Maureen Lipman has stepped up her attack on Ed Miliband over his...
Rivlin comes out against Bibi’s ‘Jewish State’ bill: Debate over Benjamin Netanyahu’s Jewish nation-state bill intensified on midweek when President...
Protesters gather outside Friends Of Palestine dinner for Miliband speech: Supporters of Israel gathered outside a meeting of pro-Palestinian Labour MPs on...
8 shoes stolen from Majdanek museum: Eight shoes belonging to former inmates of the Nazi death camp at...
Nuclear Iran is ‘threat to Israel and global security’: The Foreign secretary and Shadow Foreign secretary have offered caution to rushing...
Labour reiterates opposition to boycotts after Leicester vote:   Labour has reacted to Leicester City Council’s motion to condemn and boycott...

Features

WIN! A night for two at The Grove Hotel!: The Jewish News is delighted to offer one lucky couple a night...
Dressing up: How to make sense of different dress codes: With a whirlwind of barmitzvah invitations arriving through her letterbox, Suzanne Baum...
Wedding beauty in the run up to your big day:   Getting groomed for your wedding day can be a lengthy process....
How Jewish food and charitable causes have combined this winter: Louisa Walters discovers a new meaning to comfort eating… It’s A fact: Jews...
Singing strictly for charity in the age of X-factor !: You may never get to audition for Will.i.am or Louis Walsh but,...
Judy Garland’s daughter Lorna Luft on family and fame: Growing up as the daughter of Judy Garland meant Lorna Luft was...
Denise Phillips’ recipe of the week: Knishes: Knish is an eastern European Jewish-Yiddish snack. It is a dumpling covered...
Bettina Caro on the art of celebrating Sephardi life and culture: Rebecca Wallersteiner talks to artist Bettina Caro about a new exhibition of...
The enigma of the Jewish bride in the National Gallery’s Rembrandt exhibition: Visitors to the National Gallery’s Rembrandt exhibition have been wondering who the...

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Judaism

OPINION: Selfless service as a way of life By Rabbi Margaret Jacobi  I have just spent a week in Amritsar, India, alongside Christian, Sikh, Buddhist and Hindu leaders...
Desert Island texts: Bereishit/Genesis 32:25-33 If you were cast away on an island with just one Jewish text for company, which would you choose?...
TWO VOICES: How to keep Mitzvah Day’s spirit going all year.. Q: How do we ensure the good work of last weekend’s Mitzvah Day continues throughout the entire year?  Naomi...
Ask the Rabbi: 21/11/2014 By Rabbi Yitzchak Schochet If you want to contribute a question to ‘ask the rabbi’, you can email asktherabbi@thejngroup.com Read...

Opinion

OPINION: It’s time to show the unity at the heart of our community Mick Davis, Chairman, Jewish Leadership Council Jewish communities in Israel and around the world were devastated and sickened by the massacre of four Jews at prayer in Har Nof, and the Druze police officer who...
VOICE OF THE JEWISH NEWS: Iran gifted yet more time Even before this week’s deadline for nuclear negotiations with Iran was extended, news headlines had resumed warnings of an Israeli military strike, ending a brief hiatus in reporters’ war-mongering. Never has a stick been so...
OPINION: The Board is imperfect but democratic nonetheless By Gillian Merron, Chief Executive of the Board of Deputies of British Jews We welcome Joseph Finlay’s thought provoking article, ‘Forget Yachad, the real Issue is democracy at the Board’, following the decision of Board of...
Letters to the Editor: 20/11/2013 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. Let scientific adviser talk about shechita Dear Sir, Dr Stuart Rosen, scientific adviser...
Jewish News Interfaith channel launch: Introductory speech On Thursday 20 November, the Jewish News launched its online interfaith section – the only such dedicated portal from any single-faith media outlet. Here is the speech given by news editor Justin Cohen at the...
OPINION: Anti-Yachad dogma opposes Israel’s democratic character By Joe Millis, who is the author of Jerusalem: An Illustrated History of the Holy City  I supported Yachad’s bid to join the Board of Deputies. Not just because I support the group, but also...

Sport

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Maccabi GB’s futsal side suffered the heartbreak of falling...
A highly volatile football match between Beitar Jerusalem and...
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Division One leaders North London Raiders dropped their first...
Find out who’s leading the way at the top...