November 21, 2011 6:06pm
Jewish newspapers, pro-Israel groups, Israeli companies and retailers are joining together to launch the first Buy Israel Week.
November 18, 2011 4:05pm
The board of governors of the United Nations’ nuclear agency has agreed on a draft resolution that harshly criticizes Iran, but refrains from calling for new sanctions.
November 17, 2011 4:28pm
The Museum of the Jewish People in Tel Aviv, Beit Hatfutsot, is launching a $60 million capital campaign in New York to raise money for renovations and new exhibits and programming.
November 15, 2011 7:41pm
As the Occupy Wall Street protests continue to spread across America, an internal battle is percolating over how the movement relates to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
November 14, 2011 9:49pm
Tnuva, Israel’s largest dairy company, said it will not renew its contract with its Brooklyn distributor, which is accused of underpaying workers and firing employees illegally.
November 14, 2011 4:50pm
Kathy Manning, board chair of the Jewish Federations of North America, was named to Jewish Women International’s annual list of 10 “Extraordinary Women to Watch.
November 9, 2011 5:05pm
The successful fight to remove a circumcision ban from a San Francisco ballot cost the measure’s opponents nearly $100,000.
November 9, 2011 4:14pm
In a slightly embarrassing episode, Nicolas Sarkozy and Barack Obama were caught on a live mic dissing Benjamin Netanyahu. The French president called the Israeli prime minister “a liar,” and the American president reportedly commiserated: “I have to deal with him every day." Although the context was Obama pushing Sarkozy to halt the Palestinian bid…
November 7, 2011 9:19pm
Could the 7 billionth person on the planet be Jewish? Ava Sarah Keyrallah, born in Paris, joins a Jewish world that demographers say is growing gradually and unevenly.
November 7, 2011 7:36pm
Two Brooklyn teenagers were killed on their way to their Connecticut yeshiva when the van in which they were riding flipped on the highway.
- Supervisor of Chester, New York, said town is buying up property to keep Hasidics out
- Yankees and Red Sox meet in rare midweek day game due to Yom Kippur
- Chief rabbi of France suggests special prayer for terrorist victims on Yom Kippur
- British Jews come together for Manchester rally against rising anti-Semitism in UK and Labour Party
- Balloon believed rigged with explosives lands in central West Bank settlement