$$124 fine for Chabad hasid manning Jerusalem tefillin stand

Jerusalem supervisor slaps Chabad hasid with fine, orders him to close his tefillin stand.

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UK Foreign Secretary levels UN playing field

Former Israeli Ambassador to New Zealand speaks about the British Foreign Secretary's attack on the UN article against Israel.

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Jerusalem: Religious, secular, support candidate Moshe Lion

New poll shows non-haredi residents of Jerusalem believe Moshe Lion to be best candidate for mayor.

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‘Why is it permitted to exclude women in Yarkon Park?’

Organizer of Chabad event wonders why Tel Aviv bans gender-segregated event only in Rabin Square but nowhere else.

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What Sara Netanyahu’s embarrassing indictment means for her husband

The Israeli prime minister's wife rejected the lifeline handed to her by the attorney general. The indictment offers insight into ...
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Strike freezes construction in Judea, Samaria

Civil Administration employees strike, effectively freezing construction of over 1,000 housing units.

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Factbox: Trump on Twitter (Jan 4) – Dow, North Korea, Voter Identification

Factbox: Trump on Twitter (Jan 4) - Dow, North Korea, Voter IdentificationThe following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS. @realDonaldTrump : – Many mostly Democrat States refused to hand over data from the 2016 Election to the Commission On Voter Fraud. Push hard for Voter Identification! [0611 EST] – With all of the failed “experts” weighing in, does anybody really believe that talks and dialogue would be going on between North and South Korea right now if I wasn’t firm, strong and willing to commit our total “might” against the North.


Trump credits his firmness for potential Korea talks, signals Olympic concession

Trump credits his firmness for potential Korea talks, signals Olympic concessionBy David Brunnstrom and Christine Kim WASHINGTON/SEOUL (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday called potential talks between North and South Korea “a good thing” and agreed with South Korea there would be no joint military drills, which North Korea bitterly opposes, during next month’s Winter Olympics. South Korea’s Presidential Blue House said Trump told South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in in a telephone call he hoped inter-Korean talks would lead to good results and that he would send a high-level delegation, including members of his family, to the Winter Olympics, which will be held in South Korea.


Doug Jones' gay son stares down Mike Pence as his father is sworn into Senate

Doug Jones' gay son stares down Mike Pence as his father is sworn into SenateAs his dad was being sworn-in as the first Democrat to serve in the United States Senate in over 20 years, Carson Jones was about become something of an internet celebrity. Standing behind his dad, Doug Jones, and to his left, the younger Mr Jones — an openly gay man — cast a side-eye at Vice President Mike Pence, who worked to limit civil rights for gay people while serving as governor of Indiana. “#NoCaptionNeeded,” Mr Jones later captioned an Instagram post with a photo of the side-eye.


US suspends 'security assistance' to Pakistan

US suspends 'security assistance' to PakistanThe United States has suspended its security assistance to Pakistani forces, the State Department said Thursday, demanding “decisive action” against Taliban factions based in the country. Spokeswoman Heather Nauert was unable to put a dollar sum on the funds that will be frozen, but said it was in addition to the $255 million in military aid it has already put on hold. “Today we can confirm that we are suspending security assistance to Pakistan at this time,” Nauert said.