Netanyahu: I cannot understand the Palestinians

June 24, 2019 by  

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and US National Security Adviser John Bolton, yesterday toured the Jordan Valley and took a helicopter expedition of the Jerusalem district, the security fence and the Jordan Valley. Read more

New twist in Malka Leifer case

June 24, 2019 by  

Israeli media reported have that Israeli Police are preparing to charge Deputy Health Minister Yaakov Litzman for using his position to illicitly provide assistance to alleged sex offenders, according to a report released last week by the Kan public broadcaster. Read more

EXPOSED: Hamas has a ‘Sleeper’ inside UNRWA

June 24, 2019 by  

The head of UNRWA’s employees’ union in the Gaza Strip is a fairly anonymous Hamas official who has been placed by the terror organization inside the agency as a “sleeper” who can use the organization’s resources for Hamas’ purposes, TPS has learned. Read more

I Met a Survivor

June 24, 2019 by  

The Sydney Jewish Museum is to launch of a photographic book, “I Met a Survivor”. Read more

Abbas rejects ‘Peace to Prosperity’, US envoy defends it

June 23, 2019 by  

Palestinian Authority (PA) head Mahmoud Abbas rejected the economic chapter of the Trump’s administration released on Saturday, saying that the political issues must be settled before the economy is discussed. Read more

OBK feeds CEO sleepout

June 23, 2019 by  

More than 370 of Sydney’s top business and community leaders have slept outdoors to raise money for people experiencing homelessness…and OBK was there to feed them. Read more

Moriah’s master plan

June 21, 2019 by  

Sydney’s Moriah College has embarked on a master planning process with the New South Wales State Government to address the school’s educational needs for the next decade. Read more

That face rings a bell

June 21, 2019 by  

Australia’s Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has kicked off the New York Stock Exchange working day by ringing the opening bell. Read more

Combatting antisemitism and BDS

June 21, 2019 by  

President Reuven (Ruvi) Rivlin has spoken at the International Conference on Combating Antisemitism and the BDS Campaign held by the Israeli Ministry of Strategic Affairs. Read more

Jessica makes a difference

June 21, 2019 by  

The Anti-Defamation Commission has bestowed ARIA award winner and best-selling singer, songwriter and star of the TV show The Secret Daughter Jessica Mauboy with its Making a Difference Medal for her championing of equality and for speaking out against racism and bullying. Read more

Israel’s Weizmann Institute Ranked top 3rd research body for natural sciences in the world

June 20, 2019 by  

Israel’s Weizmann Institute of Science was ranked the top third research body for natural sciences, according to the Nature Index 2019 normalized ranking for research quality. Read more

Emanuel Synagogue: “an inclusive community”

June 20, 2019 by  

NSW politician Walt Secord is not Jewish but has been welcomed as a new member at the Emanuel Synagogue. Rabbi Jeffrey Kamins explains… Read more

MDA Mothers Milk Bank, Jeremy Spinak Medicycle and Driver Simulater

June 20, 2019 by  

Part of the funds raised from the NSW Magen David Adom Annual Campaign 2018 has been used to create Israel’s first Mothers Milk Bank.

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New Zealand apologises

June 20, 2019 by  

The New Zealand Minister for Immigration has written to the Israeli ambassador in Wellington apologising personally for the Immigration New Zealand publishing a map of the Middle East naming Israel as Palestine in a fact sheet. Read more

Israeli fencer makes history with European championship win

June 20, 2019 by  

A son of Australian immigrants, Israeli fencer Yuval Freilich, 24, took the gold medal in the European Fencing Championships in Dusseldorf, Germany. Read more

International Atomic Energy Agency recognizes ‘Palestine’ as a country

June 20, 2019 by  

The International Atomic Energy Agency signed an agreement recognizing “Palestine” as a country, as it joined the nuclear watchdog on Tuesday as an observer. Read more

Complaint about a pro-Israel article dismissed

June 20, 2019 by  

A complaint was laid with New Zealand’s ASA (Advertising Standards Authority) regarding a full-page article/advertisement entitled “At 71 Israel as a Jewish State is Justified”  placed in all major papers on 14 May 2019.

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Despite border issues, Israel reopens Gaza fishing zone

June 19, 2019 by  

Israel has reopened the Gaza fishing zone to 10 nautical miles off the coast, despite recent tensions due to border riots, rocket attacks and incendiary balloons launched into Israel from the Gaza Strip. Read more

Youth in Politics Shabbat Dinner

June 19, 2019 by  

Sydney’s Great Synagogue opened its doors to young leaders in politics, community advocacy, interfaith relations and non-government organisations for the inaugural Youth in Politics Shabbat dinner hosted by the NSW Jewish Board of Deputies. Read more

Walt joins Emanuel

June 19, 2019 by  

Well-known supporter of Israel and Jewish causes NSW Labor frontbencher Walt Secord has revealed to parliament that he and his wife have joined Sydney’s Emanuel Synagogue. Read more

WJC President expresses concern about Malaysian Prime Minister’s antisemitic comments

June 19, 2019 by  

World Jewish Congress President Ronald S. Lauder has condemned the antisemitic comments made by Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad’s at the Cambridge Union. Read more

Two Aussies at 2019 ROI Summit in Jerusalem

June 19, 2019 by  

One hundred fifty-two of the Jewish world’s leading young innovators from 30 countries spanning six continents will convene in Jerusalem to reflect, ideate and collaborate, at the 2019 ROI Summit, starting this Sunday.

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Cambridge enables Malaysian Prime Minister to spread antisemitism unchecked

June 18, 2019 by  

The Cambridge Union debating society hosted Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, a vocal anti-Semite, at the academic venue on Sunday, during which he reiterated his anti-Semitic and Holocaust-denying views while going unchallenged by the audience. Read more

Israeli public responds with rage to Arab’s vicious assault on 7-year-old Israeli girl

June 18, 2019 by  

Israeli leaders and large segments of the public responded with shock, dismay, and anger to the news of an Arab who viciously assaulted a seven-year-old Israeli girl. Read more

Sara Netanyahu signs plea bargain and will pay fine, bringing fraud case to a close

June 18, 2019 by  

Sara Netanyahu, the wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, was convicted on Sunday of taking unfair advantage of a mistake after confessing to the offence as part of a plea bargain struck last week regarding alleged misuse of state funds to hire catering for the Prime Minister’s Residence. Read more

Todd Sampson films Gaza March of Return

June 18, 2019 by  

Popular TV identity Todd Sampson has taken his Body Hack team into Gaza for the opening program in the Network 10 series. Read more

Berlin’s Jewish Museum director resigns

June 18, 2019 by  

The director of Berlin’s Jewish Museum has resigned following a tweet from the museum linking to Israeli academics who criticised the German parliament’s resolution condemning the BDS movement as being anti-Semitic
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Medieval Jewish ritual bath beneath a church in Sicily

June 18, 2019 by  

Israeli scholars have announced the discovery of a Hebrew inscription on the wall of a medieval Jewish ritual bath located deep underground beneath the Church of St. Philip the Apostle in Syracuse, Sicily. Read more

Diary of a Young Girl = Te Rātaka a Tētahi Kōhine

June 17, 2019 by  

The commemoration of what would have been Anne Frank’s 90th birthday, had she survived Bergen-Belsen, was a double event for the Wellington Jewish community. Read more

Ramat Trump

June 17, 2019 by  

President Donald Trump has thanked Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Israel for naming a town in the Golan Heights after him. Read more

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