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Bill seeks to establish national Aliya Day (Mar 18, 2014 06:28 PM)
The new national day would reaffirm immigration, or aliya, as a core, foundational principle of the State of Israel.
Anti-Zionist Jews torch Israeli flag in New York during Purim (Mar 18, 2014 12:35 PM)
Members of Satmar Hasidim sect hold annual tradition of demonstrating their opposition to the existence of the State of Israel.
Secular Jerusalemites revel in raucous Purim celebrations (Mar 17, 2014 07:25 PM)
‘Even if you compare our celebration to the haredim, there’s not much of a difference – we all drink, dress up, dance and give gifts to the poor,’ says one costumed participant.
Celebs, MKs show off their festive side by donning costumes on Purim (Mar 17, 2014 03:03 PM)
Madonna, Bar Refaeli, Avner Netanyahu take to social media as Jews worldwide mark fun-filled holiday.
Israeli reality TV star given choice: Either quit acting, or no conversion to Judaism (Mar 17, 2014 12:08 PM)
Elin Levy gained instant fame by virtue of her participation in the Israeli version of the hit reality show Big Brother.
Ukrainian Jewish leaders blame Russia for anti-Semitic ‘provocations’ (Mar 16, 2014 03:08 PM)
Attack on a Ukrainian Rabbi over the weekend may have been a provocation, intended to justify the “continuation of Russian aggression,” local Jewish leader tells 'Post'.
Lithuanian Jewish writer Icchokas Meras dies in Israel, aged 79 (Mar 14, 2014 04:01 PM)
Decorated writer was a Holocaust survivor who was saved as a small boy by a Lithuanian family.
Toronto bookstore removes inappropriate sign over Holocaust volume (Mar 14, 2014 10:58 AM)
Sign with slogan "Oy Veh! Can't believe I read the whole thing! hung over rack holding 768-page books.
Ukraine’s chief rabbi to ‘Post’: We’ve lost most local donors (Mar 14, 2014 02:42 AM)
Ongoing economic problems, exacerbated by recent political instability, have severely impacted the financial health of Jewish institutions throughout Ukraine.
In Kiev, Israeli experts run self-defense workshop to combat anti-Semitism (Mar 14, 2014 02:39 AM)
One of the instructors is David Djaoui, 34, with a background in military and security consulting.
Tokyo police arrest man in connection with Anne Frank vandalism (Mar 13, 2014 03:55 PM)
Pages ripped from at least 265 copies of the diary and other related books in public libraries and book stores throughout Tokyo.
Orthodox brothers from NY admit guilt in violent Jewish divorce scheme (Mar 12, 2014 06:36 AM)
Two brothers admit participating in ring with rabbis that threatened Jewish husbands so they would grant wives religious divorces.
Swedish school vandalized with Nazi graffiti (Mar 10, 2014 05:45 PM)
The school in central Stockholm, which is not exclusively Jewish, was spray-painted with swastikas, stoking fears of rise of fascism in Europe.
Israeli tourists on cruise prevented from disembarking in Tunis (Mar 10, 2014 02:56 PM)
Passengers were told quietly by staff aboard Norwegian ship that they were not welcome per the Tunisian government during the stop.
Haredim pray in New York for cancellation of Israeli ultra-Orthodox draft bill (Mar 9, 2014 05:49 PM)
Israeli ultra-Orthodox leaders call on US brethren to hold solidarity rally for their cause in Manhattan.
Nefesh B’Nefesh holding aliya fair in New York’s Times Square (Mar 9, 2014 04:12 AM)
Organization has largely taken over North American aliya from the Jewish Agency, whose aliya department was shuttered.
Top UK vet challenges Jewish ritual animal slaughter (Mar 9, 2014 03:59 AM)
Animal welfare organizations in the UK have long campaigned for a ban; Jewish group defends practice as humane.
Non-Orthodox prayer area near Western Wall to remain under government control (Mar 7, 2014 12:04 AM)
Area to be run in accordance with the terms of the future deal currently under discussion between the government, non-Orthodox Jewish denominations.
Trainer admits guilt in New Jersey violent Jewish divorce ring (Mar 6, 2014 11:27 PM)
The men hired themselves out to unhappy wives who wanted their husbands kidnapped and beaten until they agreed to divorce.
Chief rabbi asserts Ukrainian Jews will not run away if war breaks out with Russia (Mar 5, 2014 10:19 PM)
Rabbi Jacob Dov Bleich tells the 'Post' that Jewish seminary students are traditionally exempt from conscription in the Ukraine.