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Landmark Jerusalem Vote Whitewashes Illegal Arab Building

September 18, 2014, 11:00 pm
Landmark Jerusalem Vote Whitewashes Illegal Arab Building

Landmark Jerusalem Vote Whitewashes Illegal Arab Building From: Arutz Sheva TV Views: 7 0 ratings Time: 00: 26 More in People & Blogs Read More »

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When Frank Mecklenburg and his wife were newlyweds, they went halfway around the world to the island of New Guinea, where they had no running water and didn’t know the language. They created a way of transcribing the language, translated the Bible, and stayed for 30 years. Read More »

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The best pre-Rosh HaShana reading possible

Phil Chernofsky is the educational director of the Orthodox Union’s OU Israel Center in Jerusalem and editor of the Torah Tidbits parsha pamphlet. Since 1998, he has hosted Torah Tidbits Audio, a shiur on the weekly parsha with witty insights. It airs every Thursday from 7: 00 p.m. to 8: 00 p.m. Read More »

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Canadian PM Stephen Harper Flash 90 Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper vowed to support Israel “through fire and water” on Monday, during a speech at the Ottowa Convention Center. Read More »

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Jewish Home members Flash 90 A possible split within Jewish Home is brewing, sources told Arutz Sheva on Thursday, after dissidents from within the party met to discuss the “harmful effects” they say the new constitution will have on the Religious Zionist community. Read More »

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Arab neighborhoods in eastern Jerusalem Flash 90 The Jerusalem Municipality’s Planning Committee approved a building project giving 2,200 new housing units to Arab residents of the Al-Sawahira Al-Gharbiyya neighborhood, located near the East Talpiyot, in a decision critics warn will have a disastrous effect on the capital. Read More »

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Aftermath of suicide bombing attack Flash 90 There is no evidence that Arab Bank executives supported terrorism, a defense lawyer told a US jury Thursday at the end of a month-long trial. Read More »

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Jew arrested in Kiryat Arba (illustration) Flash 90 Two Hevron precinct police officers are refusing to uphold the decision of the Jerusalem Magistrates Court, which ordered them to apologize to David Viscot, a resident of Kiryat Arba in Judea. Viscot is a 58-year-old independently employed translator. Read More »

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Hamas supporters in Gaza Flash 90 In advance of the UN Human Rights Council investigation of Israeli “war crimes” in Gaza this summer, the Lawfare Project has compiled a detailed list of “Hamas’s Violations of International Law. Read More »

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Jewish cemetery (illustration) Flash 90 In the latest shocking example of rising global anti-Semitism, anonymous criminals on Wednesday detonated an explosive in the Jewish cemetery of Cochabamba, Bolivia. Residents living adjacent to the site reported to the police of hearing a strong explosion from the Jewish graveyard. Read More »

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Construction of Gush Etzion barrier (file) Flash 90 Knesset ministers are to hold a vote on Sunday to set the path of the security barrier in the Gush Etzion region of Judea, located just south of Jerusalem, according to reports on Galei Tzahal (IDF Radio) on Thursday. Read More »

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Marwan Barghouti Reuters The ceasefire that ended Operation Protective Edge “represents a victory for the resistance,” terror leader Marwan Barghouti of Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas’s Fatah ftold Reuters on Thursday. Read More »

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INR Newscast for Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Israel National Radio’s Daily News Cast. Read More »

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Arutz Sheva was on the scene at Ben Gurion International Airport on Thursday, as the first batch of 125 parents of IDF lone soldiers who fought in Operation Protective Edge while living alone in Israel arrived as part of a special reunion project. Read More »

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Parents Reunite with Their Lone Soldiers Children From: Arutz Sheva TV Views: 0 0 ratings Time: 01: 36 More in People & Blogs Read More »

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Rioting, Shuafat Flash90 The Jerusalem District Attorney’s Office filed charges against seven Arab rioters on Thursday, for offenses committed during disturbances that took place in the Abu Tor neighborhood in August. Read More »

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Hamas smuggling tunnel into Sinai (file) Flash 90 A human smuggling ship reportedly was intentionally capsized by traffickers last week off the coast of Malta, killing all but four of the 100 Gaza residents on board who were part of “thousands” of Gazans fleeing the Hamas stronghold in recent months. Read More »

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A fire broke out in a synagogue in the Belgian capitals of Brussels Tuesday, in what appears to be a “criminal” act, according to reports. Read More »

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Naftali Bennett and Binyamin Netanyahu Flash 90 The Likud party would still have the most seats in the Knesset if elections were held today, according to a Knesset Channel poll – but Jewish Home would gain even greater prominence. Read More »

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World’s oldest siddur Ardon Bar Hama/Courtesy of the Green Collection The world’s oldest known siddur (Jewish prayer book), an exquisite relic of Jewish history from 1,200 years ago, will be on display to the general public for the first time ever on Thursday afternoon at 5: 30 p.m. at the Bible Lands Museum in Jerusalem. Read More »

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JCW head and abuse survivor Meyer Seewald embraces a relative during the event Jewish Community Watch One thousand Orthodox Jews crowded into a Crown Heights, Brooklyn, NY hall Monday evening for a noble purpose: to raise awareness of, and educate themselves about, child sexual abuse – an issue all too often avoided as taboo within some circles. Read More »

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Al Qaeda leader Ayman Al Zawahiri Reuters The Islamic State (IS) group poses a smaller global threat than Al Qaeda despite its recent beheadings of three Westerners, although battle-hardened fighters returning home remain a concern, analysts said on Thursday. Read More »

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IDF soldier in military court (file) Flash 90 An officer in the IDF’s Central Command was brought in for investigation Thursday morning, over suspicion that he issued entry permits for Arab residents of Judea and Samaria in return for bribes. Read More »

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Pope Francis visits Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Israel Flash 90 Pope Francis has warned that Christians in Iraq and Syria face persecution just as Jews have in the past, a prominent American Jewish leader said Thursday. Read More »

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New NBN immigrants at Ben Gurion Airport Wednesday Gil Yohanan/NBN Yet another Nefesh B’Nefesh flight arrived in Israel this week, just in time for the new year. The flight from North America landed Wednesday at Ben Gurion Airport, bringing some 70 new immigrants to their new homes in Israel. Read More »

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Millions of visitors make their way through the streets of Jerusalem every year, but earlier this week one particularly special group touched the holy stones of the Jewish capital for the first time. Read More »

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IDF soldier returns from Gaza Flash 90 TV hostess Ilana Dayan will not have to pay NIS 300,000 in damages to IDF Captain R., whom she portrayed in a 2004 documentary as being involved in a “verified kill” case during an IDF operation. Read More »

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Syrian rebels prepare to launch an anti-tank missile in Idlib province Reuters As much of the world’s attention shifts towards the bloody rampage of the “Islamic State” (IS) terrorist group through Iraq and Syria, the equally bloody civil war between the regime of Bashar al-Assad and Syrian rebels continues with no end in sight. Read More »

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Shofar Flash 90 Whether it’s as a response to Operation Protective Edge or for some other reason, demand for cantors, Torah readers, rabbis, and others to lead synagogue services in IDF bases is at an all-time high. Read More »

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‘Happy’ Iranian woman Screenshot An Iranian court has sentenced six young Iranians to prison plus 91 lashes for producing a viral video of Pharrell William’s hit single “Happy”. Five of the accused were given six-month prison sentences on top of the lashes, while the video’s producer – Sassan Soleimani – was apparently given a year. Read More »

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Surrender of Jerusalem INN: LBD World War I began 100 years ago in the Middle East with the Turkish assault on the British-held Suez Canal. Let’s skip to the end and view how the war concluded in Jerusalem in December 1917. The British forces stalled in their attempt to capture Palestine through Gaza. Read More »

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Aubergine Eggplants USDA Photo Translated from Arutz Sheva’s Hebrew site. Ingredients: 2 hard boiled eggs 1 medium eggplant 1 large onion 2 tsp. oil (1+1) salt and pepper to taste Slice the eggplant unpeeled in half inch wide slices. Mince the onion and saute in 1 tsp.of the oil till browned. Read More »

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Iron Dome deployed in Ashkelon Reuters After conflicting reports and some confusion, the IDF says a series of five rocket sirens in southern Israel were all false alarms. At around 11: 45 a.m. rocket alert sirens were reported in several communities in southern Israel, including the Hof Ashkelon and Gaza belt regions. Read More »

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Communications Minister Gilad Erdan Flash 90 With Interior Minister Gideon Sa’ar announcing Wednesday that he had decided that he needed a break from politics – and would resign his post – speculation mounted Thursday as to whom Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu would nominate for the important post. Read More »

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One of several mosaics unearthed Israel Antiquities Authority Excavators carrying out an archaeological survey on the foothills south of Beit Shemesh recently stumbled upon an impressive finding which sheds light on a previously unknown, prosperous settlement in the region some 1,000 years ago. Read More »

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תשע”ה – בונים יחד שנה טובה עם אתר ערוץ 7 צוות אתר ערוץ 7 מאחל שנה טובה ומתוקה לכל הגולשים ולכל עם ישראל. Read More »

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Dutch Islamo-Nazism, Where Did It Come From?

At the beginning of September it became clear, rather suddenly, that Islamo-Nazism in the Netherlands has become substantial and is already a semi-organized movement. Read More »

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Ben Gurion Airport Flash 90 Just in time for the last big weekend before Rosh Hashana, when tens of thousands of tourists and Israelis will be passing through Ben Gurion Airport on their way in or out of the country, Airports Authority workers have Read More »

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Australian counterterrorism police swoop on suspects’ homes Reuters An Australian Islamist terror cell planned to behead a random member of the public, as part of an unprecedented campaign of terror in the country. Read More »

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Gush Etzion-Jerusalem road Flash90 A 29 year old Bethlehem resident was arrested Thursday by the Border Police when he approached officers stationed at the checkpoint next to the tunnels on the Jerusalem-Gush Etzion road. The suspicious-looking character was found to be carrying an axe . Read More »

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Vice President Joe Biden AFP/Getty Images/File Using the term ” shylocks ” to describe unscrupulous bankers who prey on servicemen and servicewomen deployed overseas was a bad idea, US Vice President Joe Biden said Wednesday. Read More »

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Schoolgirls (file) Flash 90 The Supreme Court has ruled that hareidi elementary schools need not teach core secular subjects. By a 7-2 margin, the justices voted not to strike down a law exempting hareidi elementary schools from the requirement to teach the subjects. Read More »

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Avigdor Liberman Flash 90 Israel is ready, willing, and able to help the US in the fight against ISIS, Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman told US Secretary of State John Kerry. Read More »

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Stas Misezhnikov Israel news photo: Flash 90 Former Minister of Tourism, Stas Misezhnikov, is being investigated over charges of bribery, it was revealed Thursday. Misezhnikov , a Yisrael Beteinu minister who served in the last government, is accused of accepting gifts in order to throw contracts to tour operators and other service providers. Read More »

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Money (illustrative) Flash90 In a conversation with Arutz Sheva, Mina Fenton, former head of the Jerusalem branch of the Emunah Religious Women’s Organization, revealed why she recently resigned her post. Read More »

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A former Jordanian member of parliament recently used the centuries old “matzah blood libel” , which claims that Jews use the blood of non-Jews to make matzah for Passover. Read More »

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jihadists terrorists Thinkstock 15 people have been detained and one person charged with terrorism offences, following pre-dawn raids across Sydney and Brisbane, reports the Australian Associated Press (AAP) . Read More »

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Yitzhak Herzog Flash 90 Opposition leader MK Yitzhak Herzog responded on Wednesday night to the declaration by Interior Minister Gideon Sa’ar to retire from politics, saying the decision was proof that Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu must be replaced. “The announcement accelerates the disintegration of the Likud. Read More »

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Hassan Rouhani Reuters Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday denounced the “Islamic State” (IS) for its savagery but also branded the U.S.-led coalition against the terror group as “ridiculous.” Rouhani’s comments were made in an interview with NBC News from the presidential palace in Tehran ahead of his visit to the United Nations. Read More »

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US Capitol Building House of representatives Thinkstock The House on Wednesday approved President Barack Obama’s request to arm and train Syrian rebels in the fight against the “Islamic State” (IS) group, CNN reports. With significant opposition to the proposal in both parties, the vote was 273-156, according to the report. Read More »

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Netanyahu and Sa’ar Flash 90 Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu spoke on Wednesday evening with Interior Minister Gideon Sa’ar, hours after Sa’ar unexpectedly announced his upcoming resignation from politics. Read More »

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MK Yariv Levin following Saar’s Announcment From: Arutz Sheva TV Views: 5 0 ratings Time: 00: 51 More in People & Blogs Read More »

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Israeli Interior Minister Gidon Sa’ar Leaving Politics Click here for more: From: Arutz Sheva TV Views: 0 0 ratings Time: 00: 52 More in People & Blogs Read More »

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Israelis find shelter from the rockets in a sewage pipe Reuters Anat Heifetz, a member of Kibbutz Nirim in the Gaza Belt, told Arutz Sheva on Wednesday night that the region’s residents have been left with a “bad feeling” about the current negotiations in Cairo. Read More »

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Shock has rippled through the political scene Wednesday, after Interior Minister and longtime Likud MK Gidon Sa’ar announced his upcoming resignation from politics. Coalition Chairman MK Yariv Levin (Likud), said that he “regretted” Sa’ar’s decision. Read More »

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Terror attacks in Jerusalem are becoming too common, angry Jerusalem residents protested Wednesday afternoon – and Interior Security Minister Yitzhak Aharonovitch (Yisrael Beytenu) has neglected to deescalate the situation. “There is an enemy here. We are protesting here, in front of the police station [. . . Read More »

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Interior Minister Gideon Saar Flash 90 Interior Minister Gidon Sa’ar (Likud) will be leaving politics, he announced Wednesday, and will hand his resignation in after the holidays later this month. First, however, he reflected somewhat on his political career. Read More »

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Jerusalemites: Aharonovitch Responsible for ‘Life Under Terror’ From: Arutz Sheva TV Views: 0 0 ratings Time: 01: 54 More in People & Blogs Read More »

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Edward Snowden newspaper articles Reuters Former US intelligence analyst Edward Snowden has accused the US National Security Agency of routinely passing private, unedited communications of Americans to Israel, an expert on the intelligence agency said Wednesday . Read More »

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Money (illustration) Thinkstock A crowdfunding initiative to rebuild the Third Temple in Jerusalem has gained steam, the Temple Institute stated Wednesday, and is close to reaching its $100,000 goal. Read More »

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